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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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MCCI Posts 1st-Quarter Results

| June 4, 2018

New York City, NY –  Continuing economic expansion in the U.S. does not appear to be translating into rapid growth in construction spending, concludes the Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the first quarter of 2018. The report from Marcum LLP’s national Construction Services group found that nonresidential construction spending in March, the most recent period for which […]

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Shor Park Breaks Ground In Ohio

Shor Park Breaks Ground In Ohio

| June 1, 2018

Milford, OH – Ground was broken today at Shor Park, signifying that the Clermont County Park District’s $1.3 million improvement project is underway. The 56-acre park is at 4659 Tealtown Road in Milford, east of Cincinnati. Woolpert created the master plan and is providing comprehensive architecture and engineering services for the project, which will include two picnic shelters, new walking […]

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Construction Employment Increases

| May 30, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased in 256 out of 358 metro areas between April 2017 and April 2018, declined in 63, and was unchanged in 39, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that the data showed a continuation of […]

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WinnCo Completes Project In Rochester

WinnCo Completes Project In Rochester

| May 30, 2018

Rochester, NY – WinnCompanies has completed The Landmark at Sibley Square in Rochester, a $28.5 million project to create 72 units of housing affordable for residents 55 and older. The Landmark’s opening, on floors 7 and 8 of the 1.1 million sf building, adds more momentum to the $200 million transformation of Sibley Square to […]

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AGC MA to Attend White House STEM Summit

AGC MA to Attend White House STEM Summit

| May 22, 2018

Washington, D.C. – AGC MA recently announced that Fran Colantonio, president of Colantonio, Inc,. AGC BOD vice chair; and Stacy Roman, sr. PM of Commodore Builders and BWiC chair; were recently nominated by the Charlie Baker Administration for their leadership efforts in STEM education and bringing a critical perspective towards aligning state and federal STEM […]

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ACEC/MA Announces Winner Of Grand Conceptor Award

ACEC/MA Announces Winner Of Grand Conceptor Award

| May 18, 2018

Boston – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named Simpson Gumpertz & Heger, Inc. as winner of the 2018 Grand Conceptor Award for work on the BaháʹÍ Temple of South America in Santiago, Chile. The 2018 Engineering Excellence Awards were announced at the recent ACEC/MA Engineering Excellence and Awards Gala with emcees Beth […]

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Shepley Bulfinch Completes Sciences Building

Shepley Bulfinch Completes Sciences Building

| May 17, 2018

Houston, TX – Shepley Bulfinch recently announced the completion of Health 2, the University of Houston’s second health and biomedical sciences building. It is a nine-story, 300,000sf facility that provides a new home for the university’s College of Pharmacy, the Student Health Center, community clinical and wellness spaces, and two floors of expanded research space. […]

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Stuctura UK Adds Scotland To Kalwall Distribution

Stuctura UK Adds Scotland To Kalwall Distribution

| May 9, 2018

Manchester, NH – Structura UK, headquartered in London, England, is now the official distributor of Kalwall products throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. Structura recently assumed that status after reaching an agreement to distribute Kalwall, the global leader in diffuse natural daylighting solutions, in Scotland. Structura was already Kalwall’s UK distributor in England, Northern Ireland and […]

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