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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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Construction Spending Increases in Feb

Construction Spending Increases in Feb

| April 3, 2017

  National – Construction spending increased from January to February and from a year ago, as private residential and public construction grew for the month and private-sector demand increased for the year, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said the February data indicates the need for Congress and the […]

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AGC of America Releases New Analysis

AGC of America Releases New Analysis

| March 14, 2017

National – Thirty-nine states added construction jobs between January 2016 and January 2017 while 38 states and D.C. added construction jobs between December and January, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials said that many firms report they are having a hard time finding enough qualified […]

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Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

| February 27, 2017

Oswego, NY – Wilson Butler Architects announced that construction is complete on the new music department’s choral practice room at the State University of New York at Oswego.  Wilson Butler  provided programming and architectural design services for the project. The general contractor was PAC Associates of Oswego, Inc.    

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Studio A Completes AV System Design at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Studio A Completes AV System Design at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

| February 23, 2017

Tampa, FLA– Acentech’s Studio A, a specialized acoustics, audiovisual systems design, and vibration consulting group for the performing arts based in Cambridge, Mass., recently announced that it has completed audiovisual system design work for the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, Florida. The Straz Center is one of the largest performing arts centers in the United States […]

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Construction Firms Getting Squeezed by Increasing Material & Labor Costs

Construction Firms Getting Squeezed by Increasing Material & Labor Costs

| February 14, 2017

National – The cost of materials and services used in construction rose markedly faster than the price of completed buildings, according to a new analysis of federal producer price data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials cautioned that potential restrictions on the use of imported construction materials threaten to drive up […]

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ABC National Names Cloud Based ERP Company to Exec List of Strategic Partners

| February 8, 2017

Seattle, WA –  Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), a national construction industry trade association with nearly 21,000 members across 70 chapters throughout the United States, recently named Dexter + Chaney, a leader in cloud-based construction ERP software and developer of Spectrum® Construction Software, to the exclusive list of ABC strategic partners. Dexter + Chaney will join ABC’s […]

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SUNY Holds Topping Off for School of Pharmacy

SUNY Holds Topping Off for School of Pharmacy

| January 26, 2017

Designed by S/L/A/M Johnson City, NY – The State University of New York at Binghamton (SUNY Binghamton) held a milestone topping-off ceremony for its new School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM). The new $60 million, 105,000sf academic/research-oriented facility will be located on a new, eight-acre health sciences campus being […]

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