U.S. Expected To Be Top Manufacturing Nation By 2020

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The 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index forecasts that the top 11 countries will remain consistent between now and 2020, with some exchange of rankings. Expected To Be Top Manufacturing Nation By 2020. Expected To Be Top Manufacturing Nation By 2020.

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Equipment Rental Revenue Set to Top $57 Billion in 2020

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billion in the United States in 2020 The latest five-year forecast for the equipment rental industry released by the American Rental Association (ARA) projects a compound annual growth rate in revenue of 4.9 percent to reach $57.3

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Construction Equipment Market Worth $208 Billion By 2020, Report Says

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billion by 2020, based on a report by Grand View Research The global construction equipment market size is projected to reach $208.36

UC Merced to nearly double its size by 2020


Its Merced 2020 Project will add 1.2 The University of California, Merced has launched a $1.3 billion expansion that will nearly double its physical capacity over the next four years, and support enrollment growth to 10,000 students, from around 6,700 today. million sf in academic, housing, and student-life facilities.

Floating City-State to be Built by 2020

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The Seasteading Institute along with several investors, are proposing the building of a floating city-state, which could serve a variety of purposes.

California aims for 20% reduction in water consumption by 2020


California’s comprehensive new water use plan makes conservation a priority, reinforcing a 2009 plan to reduce statewide per capita water consumption by 20% by 2020.

Construction Equipment Market Worth Over $200 Billion By 2020

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billion by 2020, based on a report by Grand View Research, a U.S. The global construction equipment market size is projected to reach $208.36 based market research and consulting company.

First look: Dubai's winning bid for World Expo 2020 [slideshow]


Dubai has been chosen as the site of the 2020 World Expo. HOK led the design team that developed the master plan for the Expo, which is expected to draw more than 25 million visitors from October 2020 through April 2021.

ARA Forecasts US Rental Revenue To Exceed $57B in 2020

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rental revenue will top $57 billion in 2020, a significant increase over the $47.6 In a sign that the trend toward equipment renting is not slowing down, the American Rental Association says the rental industry can expect a compound annual growth rate of 4.9% over the next few years.

BIM market value to hit $6.5 billion by 2020


billion in 2020. The global market for building information modeling products and services for 2012 was predicted to hit $1.8 billion, according to market intelligence firm Pike Research (now part of Navigant). Sales of BIM software and services—such as training, support, and project management—are expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 17.3%, to a market value of $6.5 Building Owner BIM/IT Designers Engineers

The Looming Talent Crisis: Research Shows Companies Unprepared for Future of Work

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As revealed in Workforce 2020 , an independent, global study by Oxford Economics with support from SAP SE , most companies recognize the importance of managing an increasingly international, diverse and mobile workforce.

Infrastructure Facing $1.1-Trillion Funding Gap in 2020, ASCE Says

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Projected investment gap could cause significant harm to the economy and affect businesses and U.S. households, new report says. Policy

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Global Builder Commits to 20% Greenhouse-Gas Emissions Reduction by 2020

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10 that it has made a commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across its global operations by 20%, normalized by revenue, by 2020 AECOM announced Aug.


New materials should help boost sustainability in cities by 2020


Cities could push the envelope on sustainable development, and new building materials are key components of that effort. An enhanced focus on green building materials and a sustainable supply chain that ensures that other communities are benefiting from local choices should be a part of the plan.

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Report Says Global Construction Equipment Market Will Reach Nearly $241 Billion by 2020

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billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 8.9 The global construction equipment market is expected to reach $240.97 percent during 2015-2020, according to a new report by Allied Market Research.

AEP Will Purchase World's Second Largest Wind Farm

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Utility subsidiaries will own the $4.5-billion project in Oklahoma, just revealed as being built; completion is set for 2020

Leading UK-based Design Firm Releases Building Kits for African Droneports

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Three landing site buildings are planned for Rwanda by 2020. Buildings

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Talent, Technology Emerging Keys To Manufacturing Investment

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Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Topic Contributed Columns Executive Analysis Featured Post Foreign Direct Investment Manufacturing Online Features blog-Oct-2015 Capital Investment Deloitte expansion Footprint 2020 global Investment manufacturing MAPI report Site Selection Technology

Japanese Automotive Supplier Investing Over $56M In Indiana

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Fukai Toyotetsu Indiana Corporation will double its footprint in Jamestown, IN, creating up to 103 new jobs by 2020. Read: Japanese Automotive Supplier Investing Over $56M In Indiana. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Foreign Direct Investment Indiana Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives automotive supplier Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Expansion FTIC Indiana Economic Development Corporation Site Selection

Do AEC firms have the wattage to meet the demands of a charged-up data center sector?


Data centers are projected to consume 73 billion kilowatt hours of electricity by 2020. That would be 3 billion kWhs more than in 2014, according to the website Data Center Knowledge

Installed capacity of geothermal heat pumps to grow by 150% by 2020, says study


Geothermal heat pump (GHP) systems, which harness moderate and constant temperatures just below the Earth’s surface, are being deployed in nearly every region of the world and in residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial environments with great success.

1,000 Wind Turbines OK'd to Grow in Iowa

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The Iowa Utilities Board has approved MidAmerican Energy's wind turbine project will generate enough power for 800,000 household by 2020

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Smart Thermostats Will Reach Nearly $1.4 Billion by 2020

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Although the market for smart communicating thermostats has struggled to gain traction, recent developments — particularly the purchase of smart thermostat maker Nest Labs by Google, for a reported $3.2 billion — indicate that growth is likely to accelerate. read more. Technology


Top 8 Construction Trends for 2018


trillion in 2020 (when measured at constant US prices). The construction industry has been growing at a steady pace since 2011. According to PRNewswire, the global construction industry is projected to grow from US$7.4 trillion in 2010 to US$10.3

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Toyo Ito leads petition to scrap Zaha Hadid's 2020 Olympic Stadium project


Body Image: read more. Architects Arena Building Owner Contractors Collegiate Stadiums Designers Engineers Facility Managers Sports and Recreational Facility Designers / Specifiers / Landscape Architects

Dana Building New Axle Manufacturing Facility In Ohio

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The company will invest $70M and create more than 300 jobs at the Toledo site by 2020. Read Dana Building New Axle Manufacturing Facility In Ohio on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Capital Investment Daily News Featured Posts Manufacturing Ohio blog-August-2016 corporate real estate Dana Economic Development Employment expansion JobsOhio manufacturing Regional Growth Partnership Site Selection Technology

IAPMO seeks volunteers for 2020 WE•Stand Technical Committee

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The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is seeking volunteers to participate on the technical committee working toward the development of the 2020 edition of the Water Efficiency and Sanitation Standard (WE•Stand


Mixed-use Dubai tower will have the world’s tallest ceramic facade


Dubai’s skyline will claim another architectural world title in 2020 when construction completes on the world’s tallest building with a ceramic facade.

People Are Nuts for Insecticides

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Insecticide sales surpassed herbicides in 2015, and are now poised to reach $910 million in 2020


University of Idaho Arena plans to make timber a focal point


A new $30 million, 4,700-seat sports arena will house several of the University of Idaho’s sports programs, including men’s and women’s basketball and volleyball, when it completes in 2020.

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A new report links infrastructure investment to commercial real estate expansion


trillion by 2020 just to bring the country’s infrastructure back to a level described as adequate The American Society of Civil Engineers estimates that the United States needs to spend $3.6

ARA Five-Year Forecast For Equipment Rental Revenue Strengthens

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percent over the forecast to top $56 billion in 2020 A new five-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenues released by the American Rental Association (ARA) shows a moderate strengthening compared to the November forecast. ARA now projects U.S.

Construction of $2.6 billion L.A. football stadium delayed by heavy rains


The 70,000-seat stadium was initially scheduled to be ready in time for the 2019 NFL season, but thanks to a surfeit of rain the opening will be delayed until the start of the 2020 season, the Los Angeles Times reports The new home for the L.A. Rams and L.A.

Construction Expert Roundup: How To Plan Now For A Successful Future


By 2020, estimations indicate that construction will be a 10.3 It’s no secret that, the construction industry has a big impact on the global economy growth. trillion industry.

Team Pushes Montreal-Based WSP Global to the Next Level

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Known for its design on London''s Shard tower, the firm now aims to grow its professional services base in more markets and locations to become a $5B firm by 2020.

Raiders Stadium Ready for Bids

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billion project that positively, absolutely has to be finished in time for the 2020 NFL season attracted around 1,300 people interested in supplying the stadium

China Pledges New Actions to Reduce Carbon Emissions

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Plans include cap-and-trade system by 2017 and 50% boost in urban green buildings by 2020. Policy

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