What’s new in Advance Steel 2019

BIM & Beam

We’re excited to announce the latest release of Autodesk’s structural steel detailing software, Advance Steel 2019. 1 – Enhanced interoperability with Revit 2019. The Advance Steel 2019 Extension for Revit 2019 transfers steel members and steel connections to Advance Steel 2019.

What's New in Revit 2019

Revit OpEd

I have no idea what is in Revit 2019, or rather until I read THIS POST. I hope you, dear reader, enjoy the new features in Revit 2019. New Features New Release Revit 2019 UpdatesIt's a teaser blog title. I'm looking forward to exploring the new features myself once I actually have time to download it. As for not knowing what was coming like in the past.

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Chevrolet Previews 2019 Silverado

Construction Equipment

The 2019 Silverado 1500 is all new from the ground up, the company says, and delivers improved capability and performance. For example, a higher-grade alloy is used in the roll-formed, high-strength-steel bed floor, contributing to a bed that is more functional and lighter weight.

2019 Budget Numbers in a Nutshell

Construction Equipment

The White House unveiled its budget proposal outline for fiscal 2019 which stayed close to the leaked proposals that have made the media in the last few weeks.

2019 Ram 1500 Pickups to Get ‘eTorque’ Mild Hybrid System

Construction Equipment

An “eTorque” mild hybrid system using a 48-volt electric motor with a Pentastar V-6 engine will be standard on Ram’s improved 1500 pickup truck series for 2019. The new system will also be available with V-8-powered 1500-series pickups

Tallest tower in Miami to begin construction in January 2019

BD+C

One Bayfront Plaza, a mixed-use development overlooking Biscayne Bay and comprising over 3 million sf, has been given the tentative date of January 2019 for construction to begin

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2019 Jeep Wrangler Pickup Truck Confirmed

Construction Equipment

The Toledo, Ohio, factory would produce the 2019 Jeep Wrangler pickup. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced Sunday at the Detroit Auto Show it will invest $1 billion to refit two production plants in Ohio and Michigan to build three new vehicles, including a new Jeep pickup truck. The company says 2,000 new manufacturing jobs will be created. FCA said the plant in Warren, Michigan, near Detroit, would produce the Jeep Wagoneer and Jeep Grand Wagoneer SUVs.

Manhattan to churn out record office supply through 2019

Construction Dive

More than 22 million square feet of new Manhattan office space is expected to come online in the next five years

Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant to Close Doors in 2019

ENR Construction

Without help from the state or federal governments, the money-losing Three Mile Island will join a growing list of nuclear plants slatted for closure since 2013

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Future Greenbuild dates announced through 2019

Constructor Magazine

Dates were announced today for future Greenbuild International Conference & Expo events by Informa Exhibitions and the U.S. Green Building Council. read more. Green

Demand For Mobile Cranes to Escalate Into 2019

Construction Equipment

The mobile crane market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.92 percent over the period 2015-2019, according to a report by Sandler Research.

Resorts World Construction To Ramp Up & Finish in 2019

Construction Equipment

. . Resorts World general counsel Gerald Gardner told Nevada gaming regulators this week the $4 billion Resorts World Las Vegas project will begin full-scale construction sometime in the last three months of this year.

Global Market For Smart Cities To Reach $1,265.85 Billion By 2019

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

According to the report “ Smart Cities Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 – 2019 ,” the global smart cities market is expected to reach a value of $1,265.85 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 14.0%

Learn What’s New in Revit 2019 for Structural Engineers and Detailers

BIM & Beam

Building on Autodesk’s strategy to make Revit a robust model authoring tool for designing and detailing, the Revit 2019 release includes a number of new features that increase modeling versatility, accuracy, and productivity for engineers and detailers. Learn more on what’s new in Revit 2019.

Hyperloop TT starts construction of full-scale hyperloop system

Construction Dive

When completed in 2019, the result will be the first full-scale hyperloop system in the world

NYC to require 40 hours of safety training

Construction Dive

The city's Department of Buildings is giving construction workers until May 2019 to complete the required training

Autodesk Releases Revit and Dynamo Software Updates

Construction Dive

Revit 2019 improves the interface while Dynamo 2.0 offers a new file format, simplified script language and easier browsing

San Diego approves P3 for $1B convention center complex

Construction Dive

Work on the infrastructure required for the convention center and hotel could begin as early as 2019

Real Street Conference & Expo News: Facility Management Market Worth $43.69 Billion By 2019

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Weil-McLain’s Swann to Chair AHRI’s Hydronics Institute Section

Constructor Magazine

John Swann, president of Weil-McLain, will serve a two-year term as chairman, through 2019

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Chicago Transit Authority unveils details for $2.3B rail extension

Construction Dive

Despite financial and other obstacles, CTA officials said construction of 5.3-mile Red Line project could start in 2019

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

New York Snapshot for May 2018

ENR Construction

Opening in 2019, the Kartrite is a two-acre indoor water park and resort in the Catskills town of Monticello, N.Y.

Trump FY19 Budget Mixed for Construction

ENR Construction

President Trump’s fiscal year 2019 budget request seeks deep cuts for many construction accounts and some increases

UK Awards $8.6 Billion in Contracts for High-Speed Rail Civil Work

ENR Construction

Construction is scheduled to begin in 2019, with the first trains expected to run in 2016

Breaking Ground in Blanding, Utah: UNHS Healthcare Facility Underway

The Korte Company

Located in Blanding, Utah, the 42,167 square foot project is expected to be completed in the summer of 2019 The Korte Company will begin construction on a new healthcare facility for the Utah Navajo Healthcare System.

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AIA Consensus Forecast: 4.0% growth for nonresidential construction spending in 2018

BD+C

pace of growth through 2019. Despite labor shortages and rising material costs that continue to impact the construction sector, construction spending for nonresidential buildings is projected to increase 4.0% this year and continue at a 3.9%

Volvo Presents 2nd Electric Truck Model

Construction Equipment

Sales will commence in Europe in 2019 Just three weeks after the unveiling of Volvo Trucks’ first all-electric truck, the Volvo FL Electric, the company is expanding its product range with yet another electric truck.

Euro JVs Vie for $1.1 Billion Silvertown Tunnel in UK

ENR Construction

Work on the twin-drive tunnel could start in 2019 and end four years later, according to the transit authority, Transport for London

John Deere to Offer Grade Guidance on Excavators

Construction Equipment

John Deere is adding grade guidance to some of its G Series excavators, beginning in 2019 with its 210G LC model. The system will be available on 350G (above) and 470G models later in the year.

‘Amazon tax’ could slow Seattle’s construction boom

BD+C

The new so-called “Amazon tax” takes effect in January 2019, and is expected to raise almost $45 million a year for five years Seattle’s booming economy has worsened an acute housing shortage.

AIA’s Kermit Baker: Five signs of an impending upturn in construction spending

BD+C

However, quite the contrary, the AIA Consensus Construction Forecast panel is projecting a modest pick-up in the growth rate, and another solid performance in 2019.

EPA Budget Cuts Get Chilly Reception in House

ENR Construction

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, appearing at two House hearings on April 26, faced criticism about the agency’s proposed fiscal year 2019 budget request and also was grilled about controversies surrounding his management and use of agency resources

Breaking Ground in Blanding, Utah: UNHS Healthcare Facility Underway

The Korte Company

Located in Blanding, Utah, the 42,167 square foot project is expected to be completed in the summer of 2019. The Korte Company will begin construction on a new healthcare facility for the Utah Navajo Healthcare System.

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A Beginner's Guide to the Connected Jobsite

Construction Business Owner

According to a recent Hewlett Packard study, more than 95 percent have an understanding of the IoT, while 85 percent plan to implement it by 2019. For most business executives, the internet of things (IoT) is far from a foreign concept. When it comes to making the most of IoT technology, however, things tend to get a little murky

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UK Report: Swansea Bay Tidal Power Plant Is Feasible

ENR Construction

The world’s first tidal lagoon power plant could move forward as a result of the United Kingdom’s planned departure from the European Union, maybe in 2019

Wexford’s latest innovation center breaks ground in Providence

BD+C

25 groundbreaking of the 191,000-sf Wexford Innovation Complex, an $88 million campus in Providence that, when completed in 2019, will add to the growing stable of “knowledge communities” Baltimore-based Wexford Science + Technology has developed and manages