From stadium groundbreakings to airport expansions, the nonresidential construction sector was busy in 2017. Moving into 2018, however, experts say growth will slow. In its Spring 2018 Construction Starts Forecast, ConstructConnect projected annual growth in nonresidential starts at roughly 2 percent annually from 2019 to 2022. Where can construction pros find opportunities resulting from that expansion? ConstructConnect forecasts growth this year in categories including warehouse construction, private offices, nursing homes and senior living facilities, and schools. Propane can play a role in all of these types of projects. Check out the case study of a K-12 school in Fort Collins, Colorado, where temperature and population changes throughout the year required a unique space heating solution that propane was well-suited to support, in addition to a propane-powered cafeteria, water heater, and backup generator.

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