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JCJ Launches Tulsa Location

| February 16, 2018

Tulsa, OK – JCJ Architecture recently announced the expansion of its national practice with the opening of an office in Tulsa. The new location bolster’s JCJ’s national footprint with existing offices in Atlanta, Boston, Hartford, New York City, Los Angeles, Phoenix and San Diego. “With the opening of our new Tulsa office, we have the expanded resources […]

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Stanford University Gets Green Janitorial Services

| February 15, 2018

Palo Alto, CA –  – UG2, a provider of integrated facilities services and solutions, recently signed a multi-year agreement to provide comprehensive green janitorial and ancillary services at Stanford University. As of January 1, UG2 services Stanford University’s academic facilities with 230 employees, working in 215 buildings, which encompass approximately 5.5 million square feet of cleanable […]

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Worcester’s Fruit Server Apartments Get Renovation Financing

| February 15, 2018

Worcester, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $15 million tax-exempt bond to The Community Builders (TCB) for Fruit Sever Apartments, a rental housing complex in Worcester. TCB will use bond proceeds to renovate Fruit Sever Apartments and add two affordable units, bringing the complex’s total to 134 units. Renovations will include upgrades to common areas, […]

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Program Provides Construction Online Courses Available For Apprentices

| February 15, 2018

Wisconsin Dells, WI- ABC (Associated Builders and Contractors) of Wisconsin Apprenticeship and Training Trust announced it has partnered with Penn Foster, a leading middle-skilled education and skills training provider. Penn Foster will provide an array of construction courses available to its member companies for entry-level employees and apprentices. The courses, all available online, are designed […]

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SLAM Completes Design Phase at Student Center

SLAM Completes Design Phase at Student Center

| February 14, 2018

Stevenson, MD – The S/L/A/M Collaborative, a Glastonbury, Conn.-based national architecture firm, recently completed programming, design, and documentation for a 27,800sf renovation and addition of the Five Arts & Student Center at St. Timothy’s School, a private all-girls high school in Stevenson, Md. Construction is estimated to be completed in December 2018. SLAM is also providing […]

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Univ. of Chicago Continues Expansion of College Housing

Univ. of Chicago Continues Expansion of College Housing

| February 14, 2018

Chicago – The University of Chicago plans to build a new residential hall and dining commons opening in the 2020-2021 academic year. The new facility will house approximately 1,200 undergraduate students and resident staff, along with amenities, including lounges, study rooms, and outdoor spaces. The facility will have 11 houses — residential communities of students […]

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The Code Council Celebrates Passage Of Federal Cost Share Reform Incentive

| February 13, 2018

 Washington, D.C. – The International Code Council applauds the inclusion of the Federal Cost Share Reform Incentive as a provision of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, passed by the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate on February 9. This provision encourages states to adopt the latest building codes, incentivizes states to invest in the resiliency […]

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A Knoxville Utilities Lobby Comes To Life With A Fresh Redisign

A Knoxville Utilities Lobby Comes To Life With A Fresh Redisign

| February 12, 2018

Knoxville, TN – Studio Four Design, a Knoxville-based architecture and design firm, helped bring to life a new customer-focused, interactive lobby area for Newport Utilities, in Newport, Tennessee. The lobby was redesigned to put a spotlight on the Newport Utilities’ new offering of premise fiber optic cable broadband services. Previously, the lobby reflected a traditional utilities business, […]

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Bank Breaks Ground On New Headquarters

Bank Breaks Ground On New Headquarters

| February 12, 2018

Dallas, TX – The groundbreaking for the McKinney-based Independent Bank Group’s new 165,000-square-foot corporate headquarters was held on January 17, 2018. SmithGroupJJR is providing integrated design services including architecture, interior design and mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering. Located at the McKinney Corporate Center Craig Ranch and slated for completion in December 2018, the Class A […]

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Consulting Firms Merge

| February 7, 2018

Hollywood, FL – NV5 Global, Inc., a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it has acquired CSA (M&E) Ltd., a leading provider of Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) engineering and sustainability consulting services. With annual revenues approaching $5 million and offices in Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia and the UAE, CSA serves […]

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