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Contractors Face Growing Shortage of Plumbers By Plumbing Perspective – April 3, 2017

By Newman's Plumbing | June 14, 2017

  From Florida to Wisconsin, contractors across the nation are wrestling with a growing shortage of skilled plumbers. “There are simply not enough skilled workers available in the labor market,” said Troy W. Maschmeyer, Jr., president and CEO, Maschmeyer Concrete in Lake Park, Florida. “Demand is rising, but many older workers have retired or left…

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DEWALT® Announces New Electrical, Plumbing, and Mechanical Tools

By Newman's Plumbing | June 13, 2017

Tool options for a variety of cutting, crimping, and pressing tasks DEWALT announces its further expansion into trade-focused products with five tools dedicated to the Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Trades; categories DEWALT plans to continue to develop as the brand  expands its line in the future. Featuring cutting, crimping, and pressing tools, the new line…

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$82.8M Ferguson expansion to create 434 jobs in Newport News

By Newman's Plumbing | June 6, 2017

$82.8M Ferguson expansion to create 434 jobs in Newport News By Kevin Green and Brandi Cummings Published: June 5, 2017 NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — An $82.8 million expansion of Ferguson in Newport News is expected to create more than 400 jobs. “This was a big deal for the Commonwealth of Virginia,” Gov. Terry McAuliffe…