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AGC of America Update: Construction Employment Increases

AGC of America Update: Construction Employment Increases

| August 1, 2018

National – Construction employment increased in 272 (76 percent) out of 358 metro areas between June 2017 and June 2018, declined in 44 (12 percent) and was unchanged in 42, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials noted that, for now at […]

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Dyer Brown Expands to Atlanta

Dyer Brown Expands to Atlanta

| July 23, 2018

Atlanta, GA – Dyer Brown has recently expanded to new offices in Atlanta  with a national roster of active and completed projects.  Focusing on the southeastern United States, Dyer Brown’s Atlanta team has begun new workplace, healthcare and higher-education building projects. In addition to its Boston headquarters staff, Atlanta-based project managers Maggie Mitchell, IIDA, LEED GA, […]

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Construction Employment Reaches Record High in Mass

| July 23, 2018

Alexandria, VA – Forty-three states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between June 2017 and June 2018, while 32 states and D.C. added construction jobs between May and June, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials cautioned that continued job gains […]

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Caesars Forum Breaks Ground in Las Vegas

Caesars Forum Breaks Ground in Las Vegas

| July 17, 2018

Las Vegas, NV – Caesars Entertainment Corporation broke ground  on its newest development, Caesars Forum, a $375 million, 550,000sf conference center in Las Vegas. Within walking distance to more than 20,000 Caesars Entertainment hotel rooms, connected to 5,000 Caesars Entertainment hotel rooms and adjacent to the LINQ Promenade retail district, this state-of-the-art and LEED silver […]

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Virtual Building Service a Game Changer

| July 11, 2018

Brussels – Property developers, building owners and facilities managers all appreciate knowing in advance how buildings perform. Well-designed spaces and smooth people flows translate into better user experiences, higher rents and faster ROIs. However, it can be difficult to strike the right balance between higher occupancy rates and efficiency. A building that holds the maximum amount […]

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Construction Employment At 10 Year High

| July 9, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased by 13,000 jobs in June and by 282,000 jobs over the past year, reaching a 10-year high, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said many construction firms appear to be more willing to hire amid lower tax rates […]

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Keller Joins Kallwall Corp

Keller Joins Kallwall Corp

| July 6, 2018

Manchester, NH – Michael Keller began his career with the Kalwall Corporation on the shop floor, learning the family business from the ground up at the company’s headquarters in New Hampshire. After more than a decade away, he has returned to Kalwall as Sales Representative for southeastern Pennsylvania and Delaware. Keller spent 10 years with […]

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Construction Spending Reaches Record High

| July 5, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction spending reached a record level of $1.309 trillion in May as monthly increases in residential and public investment outweighed a decline in private nonresidential outlays, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials warned, however, that continued labor shortages and rising materials […]

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Construction Costs Soared In May

| June 14, 2018

Arlington, VA- Construction costs accelerated again in May, with steep increases for a wide range of building and road materials, including many that are subject to tariffs that could drive prices still higher, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new Labor Department data. Association officials say that the construction […]

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CJ Blossom Park Earns Lab of the Year Award

CJ Blossom Park Earns Lab of the Year Award

| June 11, 2018

Suwon, South Korea – CannonDesign recently announced that CJ Blossom Park in Suwon has won R&D Magazine’s Lab of the Year Award. The building’s architecture is inspired by CJ’s brand identity, a three-petal blossom that represents a better life of happiness, enjoyment, and convenience. Each of the three towers rise around a central atrium filled with […]

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