Overtime Rule Guidance

On September 24, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced a final rule to make 1.3 million American workers newly eligible for overtime pay, including NLBMDA-recommended provisions that were ultimately approved in a final rule, which are effective January 1,...
Forklift Operator Training in CO, NM & TX

Forklift Operator Training in CO, NM & TX

FMH Material Handling Solutions, Inc. offers OSHA-required Forklift Operator Safety Training and Train the Trainer Forklift Safety classes. Are you aware: It is an OSHA law to have your forklift operators trained in the “safe operation of Powered Industrial...
2nd Quarter 2019 Building Supply Index

2nd Quarter 2019 Building Supply Index

PORTLAND, ME – BlueTarp Financial – the leading credit management company for B2B suppliers – released its Q2 2019 Building Supply Index. The Q2 2019 unadjusted view marginally declined from 139.06 in Q2 2018 to 137.20 and the trailing 12-month average has been flat,...
$25,000 Raised for Careers in Construction

$25,000 Raised for Careers in Construction

Our July Golf Tournament was a big success, and helped us raise significant funds for one of our newest charitable causes: Careers in Construction. Careers in Construction (CIC), established in 2015 by the Colorado Springs Housing & Building Association (CSHBA)...
4th Quarter 2018 Building Supply Index

4th Quarter 2018 Building Supply Index

“BlueTarp Financial – the leading credit management company for B2B suppliers – released its Q4 2018 Building Supply Index. The Q4 2018 seasonally unadjusted average declined from 131.39 in 2017 to 130.73 the first year-over-year slowdown since Q2 2016. The...
Dena Cordova-Jack Featured on Lumber Industry Podcast

Dena Cordova-Jack Featured on Lumber Industry Podcast

Natural disasters, tariffs, and beetle infestation have all put a great demand on lumber. Among these challenges, how can you – the construction professional – keep your projects on budget and on time? Listen to the podcast below, or visit the CareyBrosPros website to...
2018 Sporting Clay Shoot

2018 Sporting Clay Shoot

We had a fantastic time at the Second Annual MSLBMDA Sporting Clay Shoot! Thanks to all who joined us and be sure to register early next year for this fun team building...