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.

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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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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Job Order Contracting Performance Research

Building Information Management

2016 JOC Report – JOB ORDER CONTRACTING PERFORMANCE STUDY.

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%

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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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.

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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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

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.

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

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.

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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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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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.

Recent case shows OSHA off-base on some lockout violations

FDR Safety

OSHA said in a 2002 bulletin that the lockout/tagout standard applied to the control of hazardous energy “when employees are involved in service or maintenance activities such as constructing, installing, setting up, adjusting, inspecting, modifying, and maintaining or servicing machines or equipment.”.

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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.

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Imer Never Fails !

Let's Blog Construction

In 2002 the Workman mixers received a major overhaul which revolutionized the way that mixers will be made in the future. In the world of concrete you need equipment that can stand up to the rough and tumble jobs that come your way.

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.

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

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.

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.

Logistics: No Drivers Needed

Business Facilities Blog

Located along Interstate 65, Seymour-Jackson County is one hour south of Indianapolis, IN, an hour north of Louisville, KY and 90 minutes west of Cincinnati, OH, and was a founding member of the South Central Indiana regional marketing group formed in 2002. By the BF Staff.

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.

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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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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.

Shipping Container Artist Retreat

Jetson Green

The first three units were built in 2002 and due to their success, six more were added later. Cove Park is a cluster of buildings that can be used as retreats by artists of all media. It is located on the west coast of Scotland and was built out of recycled shipping containers.

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. Just months after it went into effect, President Donald Trump signed a repeal of the controversial “Volks” rule on April 3.

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Tidal Wave of the Future

Business Facilities Blog

Verdant had been successfully developing and testing turbine prototypes in the East River since 2002, but those turbine rotors were not durable enough to be scaled up for commercialization.

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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