Reed Construction Data Gives Construction Contractors First-rate Project Leads For Free

July 27, 2012

Industry Leader Launches Unprecedented New Bid Alert Service To Give Contractors Free Leads For Active Construction Projects

Norcross, Ga.  Reed Construction Data, leading provider of construction project information, market intelligence and marketing solutions in North America, announces the release of Local Bid Alerts, a valuable new project alert service that connects contractors and other construction professionals to local projects coming up for bid. Local Bid Alerts offers high quality leads completely free of charge and with no subscription or obligation of any kind.

“This service is unlike any other. It gives contractors who haven’t yet tried a lead service, and those who have tried other services, a risk-free, cost-free way to see the value and quality of our project leads,” stated Iain Melville, CEO, Reed Construction Data. “Local Bid Alerts delivers active, first-rate project leads – not just samples – to give our customers a more complete view of construction activity in their area and open new opportunities for them to find projects they might otherwise miss.”

Leveraging projects and contracts from Reed Construction Data’s powerful database, Local Bid Alerts introduces contractors to jobs that can drive their company’s success. The service delivers not only project leads, but also details such as contact information and all available plans and specifications, so contractors can reduce time spent researching and focus on jobs with the most potential for profit. 

With the Local Bid Alerts package, contractors receive:

The Local Bid Alerts Service is effortless, delivering new project leads directly to the contractor’s inbox on a weekly basis. The contractor “owns” the lead and can follow it through all building stages for added value through the duration of the project – the lead never “disappears.” There are no hidden charges, no gimmicks and no surprises.

“Local Bid Alerts is an exceptional opportunity for contractors of all types to find and bid on new projects in their area,” stated Iain Melville. “We are excited to offer this free service to give our customers the ability to win more jobs and gain an advantage over their competition.”

To sign up for and experience Local Bid Alerts, go to

About Reed Construction Data

Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading North American provider of construction information. Reed Construction Data’s diverse portfolio of innovative products and services includes national, regional and local construction data, building product information, construction cost data, advertising channels and market intelligence solutions for construction industry professionals in the United States and Canada. For more information, please go to


Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading North American provider of construction information through a diverse portfolio of innovative products and services. Reed offers its customers construction project leads, building product information, construction cost tools, construction news through a suite of online and print references — all valuable resources for architects, engineers, contractors, manufacturers, distributors and other professionals in the construction industry. For more information, visit or call 877-REED411.

Reed Business Information, a part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc (NYSE:RUK and ENL), is North America’s largest business-to-business information provider, with more than 80 market-leading publications, 55 Websites and a range of leading business-to-business services.