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Construction Americas 2015 Exposition

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Scheduled for March 26 & 27, 2015, Construction Americas is the newest expo on the block and will be hosted at the U.S. Construction Americas Call for Sponsors. Sponsor Construction Americas 2015 Exposition, and gain access and exposure to thousands of construction professionals across the United States, North and South America! Demonstrate at Construction Americas.

Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana

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Read Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Louisiana Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Zone Expansion Glovis America LED Louisiana Economic Development North Louisiana Economic Partnership Site SelectionThe company’s new inland distribution center will operate in a 125,000-square-foot facility and more than 90 adjoining acres at the former GM site in Shreveport.

Chris Brown appointed Chief Sales Officer for LIXIL Americas

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hris Brown has been named chief sales officer for LIXIL Americas, the business unit under which the American Standard, DXV and GROHE bath and kitchen brands operate. read more. Management

Made in America 2016!

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Welcome to this year’s Made in America feature, where we celebrate those companies that are manufacturing their high-quality products right here in the U.S.A. read more. Media Galleries Registered User

Construction Americas 2015 Expo a Success

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The inaugural Construction Americas Exposition , held March 26-27 in Miami was a great success! Construction Americas kicked off with a welcome reception March 26, hosted by Chris Grundy , from the DIY Network’s Cool Tools and Blog Cabin. The FIU OHL School of Construction is one of the largest programs in North America. CEO Panel. Technology Panel. Editor Panel.

Fujitsu General America names Andrew Armstrong Vice President of Sales and Marketing

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Fujitsu General America, Inc., based in Fairfield, NJ, has announced the hiring of Andrew (Andy) Armstrong as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. read more. Management

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Expanding possibilities for America's K-12 schools

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Tradition is giving way to innovation and necessity at a growing number of America’s 13,515 public school districts. Principals, administrators, school boards, and teachers themselves are acknowledging that the once-hallowed education model of teacher-as-lecturer is leaving too many students unengaged and unprepared for college and the workplace

Rinnai America hires Mark Buss as Vice President of Marketing

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Rinnai America, the number-one selling brand of tankless water heaters in the United States and Canada, announced Mark Buss has joined the organization as its Vice President of Marketing. read more. Management

North America’s First Electric School Bus Unveiled In Palo Alto

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The Canadian manufacturer of the eLion, the first Type C electric school bus made in North America, plans to locate a new manufacturing facility in California. Read North America’s First Electric School Bus Unveiled In Palo Alto on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Daimler Trucks North America opens new corporate headquarters

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Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) marked a milestone in its corporate history today with the grand opening celebration of its new nine-story headquarters building. read more. Trucks

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Jay Hassel named to lead Noritz America; first American to head U.S. and Canadian operations

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Noritz America has announced the promotion of company veteran Jay Hassel from his current post as Vice President of Sales and Marketing to President and Chief Operating Officer. Major management restructuring includes promotion of Jason Fleming to VP-Sales and Marketing and Jason Corey to National Sales Manager. read more. Management

Made in America

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We’re celebrating the Made in America movement by U.S. American manufacturing is back, stronger than ever. manufacturers. Products that might have been made abroad a decade ago are now being manufactured here. In a feature entitled “Made In The USA,” Time magazine stated, “the U.S. read more. Commercial Plumbing Pipefitting Residential Plumbing

Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida

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Read Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The Spanish natural stone, quartz, and recycled surfacing company’s headquarters relocation will create 85 new jobs and invest more than $1 million in the Coral Gables community.

Slideshow: Caterpillar Advertising Once Captured Everyday Life in America

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Throughout the 20th century, Cat built up a brand following by showing how its machines were taking part in America’s infrastructure development. Equipment

Made in America

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We’re celebrating the Made In America movement by U.S. manufacturers. read more. Media Galleries

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Mortenson to Build in Colorado the Largest Single-Phase Wind-Energy Project in North America

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The 600MW Rush Creek Wind Project will be home to 300 turbines and an 83-mile transmission line near Limon, Colo

Orphaning America's Patriots

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were "too big to fail" - joined forces, after the New Deal, with Democrats to rule America. This rule by elite, referred to by the brilliant Megan McArdle as the Mandarinzation of America - cannot prevail in a Democratic Republic because a majority of the population has a completely different set of values. Country Club Republicans - whose who contended AIG, et. James L. Salmon, Esq.

Construction Employers of America launches, celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

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The five premier national construction specialty contracting associations have launched the “Construction Employers of America”, a joint initiative to coordinate action on construction, workforce, and labor issues. read more. Training Opportunities

Komatsu Bringing Intelligent Excavators to North America

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based Komatsu America has introduced the PC210LCi-10, the first intelligent hydraulic excavator in North America. Sensing that the heavy equipment market is ready to move from machine guidance into full machine control, Rolling Meadows, Ill.-based Equipment

Shaun Skinner named new President of Isuzu Commercial Truck of America

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Isuzu Commercial Truck of America announced that Shaun C. Skinner, executive vice president and general manager, will become the president of the company. read more. Trucks

Q Bridge Wins America's Transportation Award

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The Q Bridge, also known as the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, over the Quinnipaiac River in new Haven, Connecticut was awarded for the Best Use of Innovation by Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials (NASTO

Announcing the Panelists at Construction Americas 2015 Expo

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We are excited to announce that Construction Americas 2015 Exposition, this March, will have a great line up of panelists and celebrity speaker Chris Grundy. Details below: ( From Construction Americas Press Release ) Miami, Fla.—January January 12, 2015—A full line up of panelists is scheduled for the CONSTRUCTION AMERICAS 2015 Exposition, scheduled for March 26-27, 2015 at the U.S.

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Building America: The Merit Shop Scorecard

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Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) released its annual update to “ Building America: The Merit Shop Scorecard, ” which reviews and grades state-specific policies and information significant to the success of the commercial and industrial construction industry. The scorecard highlights states that have created a free enterprise-based environment where merit shop contractors are well positioned to succeed and calls attention to states where strategic improvements need to be made

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Forbes: Houston is America's #1 construction hotspot

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According to a recent report from Forbes , Houston is America''s top city for new construction in 2014. With $25.1 billion in starts from January to September this year, Houston has seen a 176% increase in new projects since 2013. Eight of the 10 biggest new construction projects (in terms of cost to build) are energy and chemicals facilities, according to Forbes. read more. Architects Building Owner Contractors Engineers

Is Europe safer than America for workers?

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The post Is Europe safer than America for workers? A June report by Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) that compares the number of fatalities in US versus European Union (EU) in the calendar year 2010, hints that working in the US is far more risky than working in EU. Extensively collected data revealed that the rate of fatalities per 100,000 employees in the […].

Building from the ground up: Aquatherm North America’s new home

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The U.S. subsidiary of leading PP-R pipe manufacturer Aquatherm Worldwide is preparing to move into a new headquarters and fabrication facility in early 2017. read more. Piping

Tool manufacturer DEWalt builds in America

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Continuing its commitment to build America, DEWalt is proud to expand its product offerings built in the USA using global materials to include more than 600 different cordless power tools, hand tools and accessories. Sustainably Speaking. read more. Cordless Tools Hand Tools

Fukoku America Expanding South Carolina Operations

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Read Fukoku America Expanding South Carolina Operations on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Rubber and plastic automotive products company is investing $13.9 million in its existing Laurens County, SC manufacturing plant. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing South Carolina Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Expansion Fukoku Site Selection South Carolina Department of Commerce

New Jobs To Drive Migration To Middle America

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Strong job growth on the coasts has been drawing people away from Middle America, but experts predict the trend will reverse. Read New Jobs To Drive Migration To Middle America on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Posts Quality Of Life Surveys & Research USA - Great Lakes USA - Plains Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce blog-August-2016 corporate real estate Economic Development Employment housing job growth Middle America Pulsenomics Site Selection Survey workforce development Zillow

Airborne America takes flight in San Diego

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Later this month, Airborne San Diego, a 26,508-sf indoor skydiving facility, will open in this city’s East Village near Petco Park stadium

China Construction America acquires Plaza Construction

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construction firm closing the deal for an undisclosed amount to acquire Plaza Construction through its US subsidiary, China Construction America. NEW YORK, NY – China State Construction Engineering Corp., China’s largest construction company, has made a significant investment in a U.S. read more. Contractors

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Adds 4 Dealerships

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Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas is expanding its North American authorized dealer network with the addition of four dealerships, including three in the United States and one in Canada. Joining the Hyundai authorized dealer network are

Trump prioritizes infrastructure projects, as rebuilding America is now a hot political potato

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America’s crumbling infrastructure might finally be getting the attention and funding it needs. But how best to rebuild that infrastructure, and who will pay for it, are shaping up to be contentious debates among the country’s two political parties and its newly elected president, who has identified infrastructure building as one of his administration’s priorities, and has singled out 50 projects that could receive immediate funding boosts

Pols are ready to spend $1T on rebuilding America’s infrastructure. But who will pick which projects benefit?

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The most likely beneficiaries of new infrastructure investment in the U.S. would be the engineering, construction, and industrial manufacturing sectors

Rinnai America employees raise funds for The ALS Association Georgia Chapter

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The employees of Rinnai America have selected the Georgia Chapter of The ALS Association for one of the company’s 2016 charity sponsorships. Top manufacturer in the nation selects local chapter of ALS Association for annual sponsorship. read more. Plumbing

Bradford White: Made-in-America, Made-in-Michigan

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Those words – Made in America and Made-in-Michigan — are of utmost importance to Michiganders. I know since I was born and raised in the Metro Detroit area. The past years in Michigan have been very tough economic wise. I just visited the plant and learned that well over 7,000 water heaters come off the assembly line every day. Sustainably Speaking. read more.

Details of the largest healthcare construction project in North America revealed by CannonDesign and NEUF architect(e)s

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The Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM) is currently the largest healthcare construction project in North America and also one of the largest in the world. Encompassing over 3 million sf and two full city blocks, the new CHUM complex will merge three older hospitals - St-Luc, Hôtel-Dieu and Notre-Dame – into one cohesive campus