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23Aug91 USA: EDITORIAL COMMENT - AMERICAN BID FOR CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY LEAD GAINING MOMENTUM.

By John D Allen Editor Emeritus.America's construction industry is hard at work on a programme of research and development designed to restore its reputation as the world leader in engineering and construction services.At the Monterey (California) conference of the US Construction Industry Institute last week its Construction 2000 task force reported that whereas over the past two decades the American industry has been lagging in its efforts to maintain its status as world leader, there ...

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