Building Futures is committed to working with the Project Owner community towards the development of the quality construction workforce for tomorrow.

If you are interested in learning more about the projected workforce needs in the Rhode Island construction industry, please see our Skill Gap Study (Building Futures).pdf published in the spring of 2008.

To learn more about the critical role of and benefits to project owners in training a quality workforce, please see Ahead of the Curve.pdf, by Gerard M. Waites, an national expert in best value contracting issues.

Additionally, you may want to explore the sections on impacting policy and changing practices for more in depth discussions.

Should you be interested in arranging a meeting to discuss a specific project , obtaining more information, or requesting a presentation to your organization, please contact Andrew L. Cortes, our director at acortes@provplan.org