Since 2002: Billions Invested In Northeast Ohio Bioscience Start-Ups

Business Facilities Blog

More than $2 billion invested in Northeast Ohio bioscience startups since 2002; milestone could signify critical mass. Since 2002: Billions Invested In Northeast Ohio Bioscience Start-Ups appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Cost of clean water up 5.5% in 2013, has doubled since 2002

Constructor Magazine

This is more than double the rate of inflation, nearly double what consumers were paying in 2002, and the 12th consecutive year that water-related charges have gone up. WASHINGTON — According to the Cost of Clean Water Index just released by the National Association of Clean Water Agencies, the average cost of treating wastewater in the U.S. rose 5.5% in 2013.

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Nonresidential spending reaches new high in August

BD+C

Census Bureau began the data series in 2002, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis released today National nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.7% in August to its highest level since the U.S.

Bill Trombly, contractor and past president of PHCC, passes away at 71

Constructor Magazine

William “Bill” Trombly, former president of the Plumbing – Heating – Cooling Contractors National Association from 2001 to 2002, has passed away. read more. Plumbing

Software Vendor Bentley Systems Declares Intent to Go Public

ENR Construction

Firm took a similar step in 2002 but withdrew plans as market changed. Business Management

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Nonresidential Construction Spending Continues Growth With Stellar May

Constructor Magazine

Through the first five months of 2015, nonresidential construction spending is having its second best year since the Census Bureau began tracking the metric in 2002.

Sports/Entertainment Best Project - Ski Jumps at Utah Olympic Park

ENR Construction

After the 2002 Winter Olympic Games and more than two decades of use, the Olympic Legacy Foundation decided to replace its warped-wood aerial ski ramps and staircases near Park City, Utah

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Greenbuild – The Target Rich Environment for Green People

Green Building Law Update

last year the 24,731 attendees in Boston dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when a mere 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I am often asked, “how can I expand my green building business?”

GAO and DOE Spar on Hanford Waste Megaproject's Lingering QA Issues

ENR Construction

’s Hanford site in Washington state, prompting government investigators to recommend stopping work on the $17-billion project, underway since 2002, when those problems recur Many previously identified problems continue to plague the complex waste treatment plant being built to immobilize much of the 54 million gallons of radioactive and chemical waste stored at the U.S. Energy Dept.’s

Should Hospitals Renovate or Replace Aging Facilities?

The Korte Company

Introduction Since the year 2002, continual surveys have been conducted by various organizations to closely monitor and determine the growth in the number of new hospitals and other health care institutions being built. The figures are staggering and these surveys showed that in 2002 alone there were about 82 new hospitals completed, with another 105 in the process of being constructed.

Demolition Revenue Grows through Business Alliances

Construction Business Owner

Go back to the year the company started, 2002. An innovative approach to business alliances has helped Honc Destruction become the largest demolition contractor in southwest Florida.

Seeing Tech's Speedy Advance Through the Lens of ENR's Photo Contest

ENR Construction

Since ENR’s first photo contest in 2002 the sheer number of excellent photos submitted, as well as ratio of good and excellent images to mediocre ones, has vastly improved.

Stalled Conference House Park pavilion renovation moving forward

BD+C

In 2002, the pavilion in Staten Island’s Conference House Park, which is located in an area that makes it very prone to storm damage, was rebuilt as part of a $14 million park renovation project.

Attend Greenbuild – The Best Way To Grow Your Green Building Business

Green Building Law Update

While attendance is off a bit from the huge Greenbuild in Boston in 2008 with 27,995 attendees, last year dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I am often asked, “ how can I expand my green building business? ”

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Eat, Pray, Greenbuild?

Green Building Law Update

last year the 18,079 attendees in LA dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I am often asked, “how can I expand my green building business?”

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HydroPoint Data Systems

Green Industry Professionals

HydroPoint Data Systems, founded in 2002, is a market and technology leader in Smart Water Management. An EPA WaterSense Partner, HydroPoint automates water efficiency and smart buildings with real-time weather analytics, leak detection and wireless

Job Order Contracting Performance Research

Building Information Management

2016 JOC Report – JOB ORDER CONTRACTING PERFORMANCE STUDY.

Suffolk names jeffrey Gouveia as President, Southeast Region

BD+C

Gouveia was responsible for launching Suffolk’s new office and presence in the Southeast from 1995 to 2002. WEST PALM BEACH, FL, June 11, 2014 – Suffolk Construction , one of the most successful, privately held building contractors in the country, has named Jeffrey A. Gouveia as the new president of Suffolk’s Southeast region. read more. Contractors

Homage to the Shipping Container: Pallotta Teamworks Headquarters

Jetson Green

The design won several design awards, including a national AIA Honor Award in 2002 with comments from the awards jury showing appreciation for its visual richness and environmental conservation.

Good Faith and Fair Dealing: The Essence of Construction Agreements

Constructonomics

I hadn’t read any of it since about 2002 and well before I got into performing construction contracts on my own and certainly before I was treated unfairly by an owner. Everybody loves to get hung up in contract language. On construction projects, contractors, owners, and subs will fire contract language back and forth like missiles in what gets to be an arms race of legalities that negatively affects projects by creating panic and anxiety.

Turning R&D into practice

BD+C

In 2002, a couple of years before he died, Charles J. Pankow, Founder and Chairman of design-build firm Charles Pankow Builders, established a research foundation in his name. A pioneer in concrete-forming and moment-framing technology, Pankow was frustrated with the U.S. construction industry’s paltry support of research—a tiny fraction of 1% of revenues, compared to 11.1% of revenue for R&D in the health sector and 4.0%

CEU - Extended Producer Responsibility

SAB Magazine

A recent survey by Statistics Canada showed that in the year 2002 just over 32.4 Canada ranks as one of the highest producers of solid waste per capita in the world. million tonnes of waste were managed in Canada with only 25% of this being recycled or reused. Although the figures vary by region, construction and demolition [C&D] wastes account for up to 25% of the non-hazardous solid waste stream.

IgCC will now be Powered by ASHRAE 189.1

Green Building Law Update

But many commentators suggest the real problem can be traced to March 18, 2002, when the City of Normal, Illinois enacted the first law mandating that all new buildings within a business development district be required to achieve LEED certification.

IgCC will now be Powered by ASHRAE 189.1

Green Building Law Update

But many commentators suggest the real problem can be traced to March 18, 2002, when the City of Normal, Illinois enacted the first law mandating that all new buildings within a business development district be required to achieve LEED certification.

Southern Pine Inspection Bureau publishes new design values effective June 1

BD+C

to the 2002 Standard Grading Rules for Southern Pine Lumber on Feb. New design values for all sizes and grades of visually graded Southern Pine dimension lumber were published in the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau’s (SPIB) Supplement No.13

Attend Greenbuild: The Best Way To Grow Your Business

Green Building Law Update

Last year dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I was delivering a lunchtime speech to a group of real estate professionals yesterday and the first question I received was “ how can I expand my green building business? ” I retell that because it is a variation of the question I receive most often these days about green building. My answer is simple. Attend the U.S. Green Building Council’s annual Greenbuild Conference and Expo.

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Commercial Construction CSI – How to Uncover the Demons in Your Construction Site

Commercial Construction

At one of our current Chicago restaurant construction projects , it’s a good case of déjà vu because we were the original GC for the retail space back in 2002. KA-BOOM! We were pulling a feeder cable through a Chicago retail construction project when we heard the explosion.

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The Single Best Thing You Can Do To Grow Your Green Building Business

Green Building Law Update

While attendance is off a bit from the huge Greenbuild in Boston in 2008 with 27,995 attendees, last year dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I was speaking at a breakfast of real estate professionals some days ago and the question I received most frequently from those in attendance was “ how can I expand my green building business? ” I retell that because it is a variation of the question I get most often these days about green building.

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The Single Best Thing You Can Do To Grow Your Green Building Business

Green Building Law Update

While attendance is off a bit from the huge Greenbuild in Boston in 2008 with 27,995 attendees, last year dwarfed the first Greenbuild in 2002 when 4,189 people gathered in Austin. I was speaking at a breakfast of real estate professionals some days ago and the question I received most frequently from those in attendance was “ how can I expand my green building business? ” I retell that because it is a variation of the question I get most often these days about green building.

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Tokyo’s Green Building Program has reduced power consumption by 20%

BD+C

The measure to construct low-emission, energy-efficient buildings was launched in 2002. Tokyo city officials calculate that its Green Building Program reduced energy consumption by 20% since its inception, a statistic they identify as the reason the power stayed on during the 2011 earthquake. It has inspired green building practices in other parts of Japan, and Tokyo officials view their plan as a global sustainability model. read more. Standards Codes and Standards

How to Rebuild Construction's Image

Unearth

Rebranding Construction Wired published an incredibly prescient article in 2002 detailing the success of Apple’s branding. In 1996, Apple verged on bankruptcy. The company had failed to adapt to a rapidly changing industry and was paying the price.

Allevard Sogefi Announces $28 Million Expansion, 250 Jobs In Prichard, WV

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

HADCO was instrumental in bringing Allevard Sogefi to Wayne County in 2002. Posted by Heidi Schwartz . The Italian company, Allevard Sogefi, has announced it will soon be adding 250 jobs in a $20 million expansion at its Prichard location in Wayne County, WV.

VOLKS RULE REPEALED

The Safety Blog

It was OSHA’s attempt to skirt around a court decision made in 2012 after OSHA issued citations to AKM-Volks Constructors in 2006 for record violations occurring as far back as 2002.

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Navistar Names New CEO, Reports Q1 Results

Construction Equipment

Keyes, a board member since 2002, will become non-executive chairman, effective April 15. Navistar International Corporation’s board of directors has appointed Troy A. Clarke president and CEO of the company, effective April 15, 2013. Clarke, who is currently Navistar’s president and chief operating officer, will also join the board. Lewis B. Campbell, who has served as executive chairman and interim CEO since August 2012, will step down. James H.

Construction Estimators: Concrete Take-offs from PDF files On-Screen

Construction Cost Estimating

is been listed as an "Accredited Business" with the Better Business Bureau since 2002. Now, for construction estimators this video demonstration of concrete take-offs from PDF / TIFF files On-Screen, using an Excel spreadsheet is very handy. Save time and cut your costs.

The Century of the Self: A powerful peek into marketing history

Construction Marketing Ideas

This 2002 British Broadcasting Corp. The Century of the Self provides some powerful insights into marketing and public relations history.

Modular Chameleon House Adapts to the Environment for Sustainable Efficiency

Jetson Green

After Chameleon House returns to Missouri, it will help to raise awareness of solar energy in the state by being available for tours and research opportunities in the Solar Village , where previous Solar Decathlon entries from 2002, 2005, 2007, and 2009 serve as outreach assets and student housing.

Lumber Standard Committee approves new Southern Pine design value changes

BD+C

SPIB will publish the new design values in its Supplement 13 to the Standard Grading Rules for Southern Pine Lumber, 2002 Edition. The American Lumber Standard Committee Board of Review has approved the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau’s design value changes for all sizes and grades of visually graded Southern Pine dimension lumber. The changes will go into effect on June 1, 2013.

Sunglasses and Clothing are Important Protection Against Skin Cancer

The Safety Blog

From 2002 – 2006, $3.6 It’s a given that sunscreen is a good idea when working outside, but little thought is given to how the sun damages skin and other important protections that can be put into practice to help minimize risk.

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Litigation Over First Ever LEED Platinum Building Tarnishes Green Building

Green Building Law Update

In 2001 and 2002, the leakage was investigated by two outside consultants hired by Clark. Last week, a federal appeals court brought back from the dead, a more than $6 Million lawsuit filed over materials supplied in 2000 for the first ever LEED certified Platinum building.

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