Construction Industry

Construction is a vast industry that is made up of many types of building and civil engineering jobs. The construction industry includes jobs in carpentry, road construction, bridge development, and home design. This industry is one of the largest in the world because it is responsible for creating the infrastructure for cities, towns, and countries.

There are three major parts to the construction industry. These are:

  • General contractors
  • Specialty trade construction
  • Civil engineering construction.

Each area has a specific function within the overall industry.