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.

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 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.

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?”

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.

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.

Turning R&D into practice


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%

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.

How to Rebuild Construction's Image


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.

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.”.


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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Biggest Construction Companies in Europe


EUROPISOL 2002 S.L. It’s no surprise that the construction industry is big, but did you know that some of the biggest construction companies are based in Europe? In fact, the biggest construction company in the world is the Spanish company, ACS.

Losing the Broadband Race

Business Facilities Blog

” According to the Times report, the White House estimates that since 2002 expanding Internet access has contributed an average of $34 billion a year to the U.S.

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.

MiniHome Solo 40 Could be the Prefab of the Future

Jetson Green

The company has been designing and manufacturing eco-friendly and sustainable prefab homes since 2002, and their latest model offers a great balance between wide market appeal and price.

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.

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.

Made in the USA: Green Builder Magazine Showcases Xero Flor Green Roof System

Jetson Green

Since 2002, Xero Flor America has installed the system on projects in 38 states, including academic, private residence, commercial, multi-unit residence, municipal, and health facilities.

Entergy To Close, Decommission Vermont Yankee In 2014

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Since 2002, the company has invested more than $400 million in the safe and reliable operation of the facility. Entergy acquired the plant from Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation in 2002. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Guest Blog – 5 Common Misconceptions About Surety Bonds

Construction Law Monitor

For example, between 2002 and 2013, sureties have covered more than $13 billion in claims, which do not include additional claim expenses that also go in the billions. -->. /* Font Definitions */. font-face.

New Jersey’s CCIT Helps Companies Generate Over $130M In Revenues

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Since the life sciences incubator opened its doors in 2002, tenant companies have generated more than $130 million in revenues during their time at CCIT, and received $385 million in outside funding.

Released Figures for 2012 Workplace Fatalities Show Fewer Deaths Except Construction

The Safety Blog

Last year resulted in 4,383 fatalities which is less than a year ago (4,693 in 2011), 10 years ago (5,534 in 2002), and 20 years ago (6,217 in 1992).

Autodesk University Recap and Top 7 Digital Practice Trends

Sean Burke

In 2002, that was Architectural Desktop, and in 2006 it switched completely to Revit. Autodesk University, a ReCap. As a year-end wrap-up, I’d like to share some thoughts from the events I attended at this year’s Autodesk University.

Wirtz Beverage’s New Illinois HQ Reaches The Finish Line

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

One year after its doors closed permanently in 2002, the Town of Cicero purchased the property. IL-based design firm, Ware Malcomb , has completed work on the new 605,000 square foot corporate headquarters for Wirtz Beverage Illinois (WBI), the state’s leading beverage-alcohol distributor.


Saving Backward

Revit OpEd

That''s never changed even when Autodesk purchased Revit Technology Corporation in 2002. It is a common question and the answer is no, Revit does not save backward, to an older version. People often regard saving a file from one format to another as a trivial matter. As software evolves and new features are introduced these new things have no equivalent representation in the older format.

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

How To Break Your Contracting Business Into 3 Segments And Pocket Big Money!

Contractor Bookkeeping

I jumped into the contracting business in 2002. Today''s Guest Article Is From David Hawke. How To Break Your Business Into 3 Parts. To Easily And Clearly See How To. Grow And Make More Money. Hi, I’m David Hawke.

Stalled Conference House Park pavilion renovation moving forward


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.

People: New York

ENR Construction

He has been at the firm since 2002 and is based in New York City GZA has elevated Patrick Mahon to associate principal.

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.

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

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

Creative Lodging Solutions LLC To Add 120 Jobs In Lexington, KY

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Founded in 2002, CLS provides customized lodging programs for corporate clients nationwide, specializing in long-term and project-based stays for business travel. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Revit OpEd: Egress Path Options

Revit OpEd

Revit Consultant - Revit Training, Revit Implementation and Navisworks I started using Revit at work in 2002. Revit OpEd. Welcome to Steve Staffords Blog ~ Revit OpEd = OPinion EDitorial ~ My view of things Revit, both real and imagined. Wednesday, August 15, 2012. Egress Path Options.

Giving and getting: A day in our lives

Construction Marketing Ideas

Yesterday proved to be one of those days where nothing worked quite like it should, but everything worked just like we should expect. Here is the story. You can save some time by reading this posting’s conclusion first. Early a.m. (5:30 5:30 to 7:30).

Revit OpEd: 2012 Central States Revit Workshop - Omaha, Nebraska

Revit OpEd

Revit Consultant - Revit Training, Revit Implementation and Navisworks I started using Revit at work in 2002. Revit OpEd. Welcome to Steve Staffords Blog ~ Revit OpEd = OPinion EDitorial ~ My view of things Revit, both real and imagined. Tuesday, September 18, 2012.

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Montreal Named 2016 Intelligent Community of the Year

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Calgary, Alberta was named in 2002 and Waterloo, Ontario earned the top spot in 2007. The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) has named Montreal, Quebec, Canada as its 2016 Intelligent Community of the Year.