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Amazon unveils top 20 contenders for HQ2

Construction Dive

Let the jockeying begin: Amazon will make a final decision this year after a deeper dive into each city's potential

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ENR's Top 25 Newsmakers of 2017 Raised the Bar

ENR Construction

To select the next class of ENR Newsmakers, our editors searched the magazine’s web and print pages for individuals who had served the “best interests of the construction industry and the public” in 2017

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Shape shifters: Kinetic architecture allows buildings to perform beyond their intended purpose

BD+C

Jerry Rollen appointed Director of Pre-Construction and Design-Build at CES, Inc.

Constructor Magazine

Jerry Rollen was appointed Director of Pre-Construction and Design-Build at Orlando-based Comprehensive Energy Services, Inc

2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

What's on tap for construction's economic fortunes in 2017?

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Viewpoint: Successful Employee Recruiting Requires a Multifaceted Strategy

ENR Construction

The construction industry needs to make a long-term commitment to solving workforce shortages and improving its recruiting practices

Putting wastewater to work: America’s next great energy source

BD+C

Lexicographers trace the old saying “waste not, want not” back to late 18th century England.

Danforth Co. wraps up huge medical facility job

Constructor Magazine

A seven-story atrium, 650,000 square feet of classrooms and labs, and a whopping $375 million budget: The University at Buffalo’s new Jacobs School of Medicine facility has been a lofty project, to say the least

Project Update: Blue Plains AWWTP TDPS & ECF

PC Construction Blog

The Tunnel Dewatering Pump Station and Enhanced Clarification Facility, part of DC Water’s Clean Rivers Program, has begun the final stage prior to going online: commissioning. This winter, the PC Construction team will reach two. All Projects Water & Wastewater Treatment

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.

Beleaguered $2B Seattle tunnel may see fall opening

Construction Dive

The eventual replacement for the Alaskan Way Viaduct is still years behind schedule, but months ahead of officials' most recent projection of 2019

Project Neon Squeezes More Freeway Into Las Vegas

ENR Construction

Construction team is ahead of schedule on project that will add high-occupancy vehicle lanes and other congestion-reducing features

‘Kit of parts’ anchors university’s remake

BD+C

Last summer, the 6,450-sf La Carreta pavilion and a new 183,000-sf library opened on the Monterrey, Mexico, campus of Tecnológico de Monterrey, that country’s largest university system

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Danfoss Demonstrates DAVIS - New Autonomous Vehicle System

Construction Equipment

Danfoss Power Solutions recently debuted DAVIS and its ground-breaking autonomous capabilities with a technology demonstration at AGRITECHNICA in Hanover, Germany.

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In an Amazing Move, McDonald's Just Launched a New Burger That May Totally Change How You Think About McDonald's

Marketing

Three-Quarters of Construction Firms Plan to Expand 2018 Headcount

Construction Superintendent Magazine

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Schedules and payments dominate subcontractor challenges

Construction Dive

General contractors and subs need to be on the same page about these issues in order for the project to be done right and profitable

ENR Southwest’s 2018 Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

This year’s honorees embrace community service and boast extensive credentials including international experience

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Amazon narrows list of possible HQ2 locations down to 20 cities

BD+C

Amazon, today, released a list of 20 cities that will proceed to the next step in the HQ2 selection process.

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3 Tips for Marketers in a Post-Net Neutrality World

Marketing

Ford Faces Class-Action Suit Re: F-250 & F-350 Emissions

Construction Equipment

Bloomberg.com reports Ford Motor Company and supplier Bosch are being sued for allegedly rigging a half-million heavy-duty pickup trucks to beat emissions tests

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Energy efficiency funds education

Constructor Magazine

A Pennsylvania school district uses the savings from an energy performance contract to upgrade educational opportunities for its students

Trimble exec: BIM, constructible data will transform industry

Construction Dive

Software maker Trimble is teaming up with Dutch construction company VolkerWessels to hone BIM capabilities and better leverage project data

Exec Turns Unknowns to Action to Speed Rebuild of Damaged Span

ENR Construction

As darkness fell on fire-damaged I-85 in downtown Atlanta last April, uncertainty was as pervasive as the smoke and rubble

How LaFleur Uses Bonusly to Turbocharge Praise

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Mixed-use development under construction in Detroit’s central business district

BD+C

In 2005, the historic 18-floor, 800-room Statler Hotel was torn down, leaving one of the most exclusive corners in downtown Detroit vacant. Now, over a decade later, a new mixed-use development has broken ground at the corner of Washington Boulevard and Park Avenue

Winter Road Salt, Fertilizers Turning Waterways Increasingly Saltier

Green Industry Professionals

New findings show need for better regulation of road salt, fertilizers and other salty compounds

Report Says Stalled Pipeline Project Could Create 57K Jobs

Construction Equipment

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December material prices edge down, up 5% for 2017

Construction Dive

Material price inflation largely was kept at bay in December, but the Associated Builders and Contractors said increases are likely in 2018

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UK Contracting Giant Carillion Collapses as Rescue Talks Fail

ENR Construction

Government and partners take steps to secure contracts, employee pay as lenders bail on deal to fix firm's $2.1 billion debt; some fears of industry-wide impacts

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Is farming ready to grow up?

BD+C

The United Nations estimates that by 2050 nearly 10 billion people will inhabit the planet, including 6.5 billion living in cities. That would be double the number of urban dwellers today. This population explosion is going to require different modes for growing and distributing food, in terms of yield, land and water use, and nutritional value, because right now, “the field isn’t meeting the needs of the customer globally

Carillion enters into compulsory liquidation and this is what you need to know

Geniebelt

The UK construction giant Carillion enters into compulsory liquidation after the refusal of its lenders to provide further fiscal support. A vast number of jobs and major government contracts are in danger. Carillion was one of the most important suppliers for the UK government, and it is the second biggest. UK Carillion carillion crisis carillion news construction industry digitisation UK construction