Advertising Opportunities

The Construction Update covering Iowa, Western Illinois, Nebraska, South Dakota and other selected areas of nearby states has advertising space available. This is an opportunity for you to place your advertisement in a paper that is only viewed by companies with direct ties to the construction industry. 

The Construction Update reaches 800 General Contractors, Architects, Engineers, Specialty Contractors and Suppliers....fifty-two times per year with your advertisement about your product or service.

Project Information

Welcome to MBI's "Bidding Information" Service - The Construction Update Plan Room Network - Your Central Hub to Receive Bidding Information
For the Industry... By the Industry

For the past 93 years, Master Builders of Iowa has been providing an invaluable service to the construction industry by providing a network of Plan Rooms across the state. Your Plan Room Network membership provides you with the most comprehensive bidding information service available in the midwest. By utilizing our services, your company will experience more opportunities for growth and will obtain the information necessary to succeed in today's competitive construction industry.

Q: Am I a member of  the Construction Update Plan Room because I am a member of the Master Builders of Iowa? 

A: No. Membership with the Master Builders of Iowa is a separate service and a different membership than the Construction Update Plan Room. If you would like to join both the MBI and the physical Plan Room, a discount is available.  (Please Note: MBI General Contractor Members are automatically members of the Plan Room and do not have to pay an additional fee for plan room usage.) 
The Construction Update Plan Room Network operates out of ten locations and provides members with bidding information coverage in Iowa, Nebraska, Eastern South Dakota, and Northwest Illinois.  This is Iowa's largest bidding network with over 2,000 firms subscribing.  To view a map of our coverage area, CLICK HERE.

Available Memberships:
Construction Update Plan Room
CUOnline Internet Plan Room Network - Powered by iSqFt
GC Private Construction Office - MBIonline

Construction Update Project Count
Projects Listed this Week:  172
Projects Listed Same Week Last Year:   146
Total Number of Projects Year To Date 2014:  2385
Total Number of Projects Year To Date 2013 :  2190
Illinois Total Projects:  7
Iowa Total Projects:  110
Misc. States Total Projects:  1
Nebraska Total Projects:  47
South Dakota Total Projects:  5
Wisconsin Total Projects:  2
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Mona Dvorak

Account Executive - MBI Electronic Plan Room Powered by iSqFt
(515) 988-5728