Celebrating Ten Years of Building Futures

By |2019-03-18T19:56:56+00:00December 18th, 2018|Architecture, Construction, Marketing|

Building Futures creates innovative and effective partnerships with industry leaders and stakeholders to expand entry-level opportunities in the construction trades through the proven registered apprenticeship system. Our comprehensive pre-apprenticeship program prepares diverse Rhode Island residents for these career opportunities. Building Futures Pre-Apprenticeship Program Comprehensive assessment 200 hour hands-on training

Recovery through Opportunity

By |2019-03-11T14:51:11+00:00December 18th, 2018|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, News|

The Opioid Crisis in Construction The opioid crisis has hit the construction industry particularly hard. Overdose killed 70,237 people the US in 2017.  That’s more than all US deaths in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan, combined.  Opioids are the main culprit, and the construction industry is hit especially hard.  Construction workers in Massachusetts were about