The foundation of contracting is built on a bedrock of risk. Risk is inherent in all decisions and operations; there is even risk in attempting to maintain the status quo. Our newest article, "21st Century Gold Rush: Emerging Risks for Contractors in Shale Oil & Natural Gas Development," discusses the ripple effect of the shale oil and gas boom, opportunities available for contractors, the associated emerging risks, as well as insurance and bonding considerations.
Calvin E. Beyer, Vice President, Murray Securus, and David R. Bradbury, Executive Vice President, Murray Securus, co-authored the article for the Construction Financial Management Association's, Building Profits.
Copyright ©2013 by the Construction Financial Management Association. All rights reserved. This article first appeared in CFMA Building Profits. Reprinted with permission.