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NYC Names Arcadis for East Side Project

NYC Names Arcadis for East Side Project

| September 25, 2017

  New York – Arcadis, a global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets, has been named Engineer of Record for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) flood protection multiphase design of New York City’s East Side Coastal Resiliency (ESCR) Project. Arcadis is part of a team supporting New York City’s efforts to safeguard […]

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USACE Signs Woolpert to $9M Architecture, Engineering Contract

| September 11, 2017

  Louisville Ky –  Woolpert was selected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Louisville District, for a five-year, $9 million indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract. The firm will provide architecture and engineering services for the U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force and multiple U.S. military entities, supporting civil works projects primarily within the Great […]

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SLAM, MCA Team Up on Howard CC Renos

SLAM, MCA Team Up on Howard CC Renos

| August 24, 2017

Columbia, MD – Marshall Craft Associates (MCA), in collaboration with The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM), has designed the full interior renovations of the former N and ST buildings at Howard Community College. Once complete, the buildings will house general-purpose flexible classrooms, student commons, a small café, study spaces, offices, and a lecture hall. Additional specialized instructional […]

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Construction Industry Adds 6,000 Jobs in July

Construction Industry Adds 6,000 Jobs in July

| August 7, 2017

National – Construction employment increased by 6,000 jobs in July to the highest level since October 2008, amid a tight labor market that may be keeping contractors from hiring as many workers as they need, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials urged local, state […]

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Grand Coast Capital Group Acquires  Value-Add Investment in Skerries, Ireland   

Grand Coast Capital Group Acquires  Value-Add Investment in Skerries, Ireland   

| July 12, 2017

Boston – Grand Coast Capital Group, a national real estate investment and private lending firm, recently announced  that it has acquired Skerries Point Town Centre, a 69,000sf retail and office property located in Skerries, County Fingal, Ireland. Positioned just 1.2 miles from Skerries town center, this mixed-use property presents a valuable opportunity for significant positive positioning and includes […]

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Suffolk to Manage SF Project

| July 11, 2017

San Francisco, CA – Suffolk has been selected to manage construction for the second and third phases of the Station Park Green project in San Mateo, a new residential community developed by Essex Property Trust and designed by MVE Architects. These awards closely follow Suffolk’s celebratory topping off milestone of Station Park Green’s first phase. The first phase of the project consists […]

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NDA Meets with OSHA Director

NDA Meets with OSHA Director

| July 10, 2017

Washington, D.C. – The National Demolition Association (NDA) visited the Department of Labor on June 28, to meet with Dean McKenzie, director of construction at Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The meeting was a next step in NDA’s increased activity and visibility with government affairs.  OSHA expressed enthusiasm about working with the association, which […]

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Johns Hopkins Hospital Simulation Center Complete

Johns Hopkins Hospital Simulation Center Complete

| June 21, 2017

Baltimore, MD – The 13,000sf Simulation Center at The Johns Hopkins Hospital designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM) has reached completion. Jeffrey Brown Contracting of Towson served as the general contractor on the project. As the first phase of a multiphased project, the center incorporates patient rooms, labor delivery rooms, operating rooms, trauma/ICU rooms, flex/debrief […]

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Industry Government Partnership Boosts Canadian Clean Tech’s Reach

Industry Government Partnership Boosts Canadian Clean Tech’s Reach

| April 20, 2017

 San Jose, CA – CarbonCure Technologies and Central Concrete Supply Co. Inc., a business unit of U.S. Concrete, Inc., recently welcomed The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change, at Central Concrete’s ready-mix plant in San Jose, California, for a demonstration of CarbonCure’s world-leading carbon utilization technology.   A. Jandris is the […]

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Construction Employment Increases in March

Construction Employment Increases in March

| April 10, 2017

National – Construction employment increased by 6,000 jobs in March as a February hiring surge prompted by mild winter weather in much of the country prompted firms to hire fewer people last month, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said declining public-sector investments in […]

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