IAPMO seeks Technical Committee members for 2021 UPC and UMC

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The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is seeking volunteers to participate on two technical committees working toward the development of the 2021 editions of the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC

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IAPMO seeks proposals for 2021 UPC, UMC

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No proposals will be accepted after the 5 p.m. PST deadline on March 16, 2018

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Rental revenue to hit $60B in 2021: ARA

Construction Equipment

Equipment rental industry revenue is projected to hit nearly $60 billion in 2021, according to the latest forecast from the American Rental Association. percent in 2021

By 2021, 3D concrete printing is projected to be a $56.4 million industry

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The construction industry has promised big things when it comes to the implementation of 3D printing; houses, offices , heck, there have even been a few stories about entire villages being created with the use of 3D printing.

IAPMO seeks proposals for 2021 Uniform Plumbing Code, Uniform Mechanical Code

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The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) is seeking formal code proposals toward the development of the 2021 editions of the Uniform Plumbing Code (UPC) and the Uniform Mechanical Code (UMC).

Alabama Lands $1.6B Toyota-Mazda Auto Plant, 4,000 Jobs

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Toyota and Mazda leaders have selected Huntsville, AL for a new joint-venture manufacturing plant, with production expected to begin by 2021. Read: Alabama Lands $1.6B Toyota-Mazda Auto Plant, 4,000 Jobs at BusinessFacilities.com. Alabama Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Workforce Development Alabama Department of Commerce Economic Development Employment Expansion Mazda Site Selection Toyota

Construction of Nuclear Waste Facilities Heats Up

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Repository development is most advanced in Finland, Sweden and France, but none will be operational until 2021. Operational dates for most are expected much later in the century

IT Company Building New Headquarters In Indianapolis Region

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Knowledge Services, a woman-owned business, will create up to 400 jobs in Fishers, IN by 2021. Read: IT Company Building New Headquarters In Indianapolis Region. Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Indiana Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Expansion Hamilton County Indiana Economic Development Corporation Knowledge Services Site Selection Technology

PMI’s Sigler joins committees with plumbing standards, codes oversight

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Matt Sigler is coordinating suggestions from PMI members for developing code proposals for the 2021 version of the ICC codes. read more. Codes

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Hyperloop Developer reveals superspeed system’s full-scale U.S. test track

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Set to build, possibly by 2021, in the United Arab Emirates what would be the world’s first commercial superspeed transport system, U.S.-based based Hyperloop One earlier this month revealed images of DevLoop, a full-scale, 500-meter test structure under construction near Las Vegas

Infosys Chooses Indiana For First Of Four U.S. Tech And Innovation Hubs

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million, create up to 2,000 new high-skilled jobs in central Indiana by the end of 2021. The global technology firm will invest over $8.7 Read Infosys Chooses Indiana For First Of Four U.S. Tech And Innovation Hubs on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Announces $449M Deal with CNH

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The agreement ends in 2021. Hyundai Construction Equipment announced today it expects to build 2,200 mini-excavators for CNHi in a deal worth $449 million. After separating from Hyundai Heavy Industries in April, this move is seen as part of the firm's effforts to expand its global reach.

Indian Point Nuclear Plant Near NYC Will Close

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9 announced that the Indian Point nuclear power plant, sited about 30 miles north of New York City, will close by 2021 New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) on Jan.

Global Forklift Manufacturer Expanding In Indiana

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Crown Equipment Corporation will add a second facility in Greencastle, IN, creating up to 100 new jobs by 2021. Read Global Forklift Manufacturer Expanding In Indiana on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

What the Latest Rental Forecast Means to Your Business

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The latest quarterly update to the 5-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenues released by the American Rental Association (ARA) continues to call for steady gains through 2021.

Tech-Driven Demand, Shifts In Trade Policy Boosting U.S. Industrial Sector

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Ten-X Research expects industrial rents to continue to grow through 2021, though at a slower pace during the modeled recession scenario beginning in 2019. The combination of steady rent growth and low vacancies is expected to drive annual NOI growth of roughly 3 percent through 2021.

Power Lawn and Garden Equipment Sales to Remain Concentrated in U.S., Canada and Western Europe

Green Industry Professionals

billion in 2021 Global demand for power lawn and garden equipment is forecast to grow 2.5 percent per year to $24.2

Design culture in Dubai draws increased international attention

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With the articulation of the UAE Vision 2021 by H.H. For many years, the UAE has set the global bar for iconic architecture—pushing the boundaries of aesthetics, technology, and delivery. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, that bar of excellence has been set even higher, ensuring that future design and development within the UAE be advanced through a framework of sustainability. And not only environmental sustainability, but also economic and cultural sustainability

Levementum Adding 175 Jobs In Indiana

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The Arizona-based tech consultancy will expand its Indianapolis operations, creating 175 high-wage jobs by 2021. Read Levementum Adding 175 Jobs In Indiana on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Tech Firm Plans Double-Digit Job Growth In Indiana

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myCOI will expand its Indianapolis headquarters, creating up to 185 jobs by 2021. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions - The Source For Corporate Site Selectors. Tech Firm Plans Double-Digit Job Growth In Indiana. BF Staff.

Feds Approve New Cost Structure For Delayed Boston Light Rail Extension

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The $2.3-billion MBTA light rail extension is slated to open by the end of 2021

SEA-TAC Renovation Ready for Take-Off

Construction Equipment

With an unanimous vote this week by Seattle port commissioners, the North Sea-Tac Airport Renovation project – known as NorthSTAR - is on schedule to take off the first quarter of 2017, with the first phase of the remodel opening in 2019 and full completion in 2021

Update: Toyota-Mazda To Build $1.6 Billion Plant in Alabama

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creating 4,000 jobs when completed in 2021. . . Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. announced last August a joint venture to build a $1.6 billion assembly plant in the U.S. Today, Toyota and Mazda are expected to make a formal announcement that Huntsville, Alabama will be the site of their new plant which will build 300,000 vehicles a year, half of which will be Toyota Corollas.

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Indiana Lands China-Based Auto Component Manufacturer’s First U.S. Production Facility

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production facility in Greenfield's Progress Park, creating up to 441 new, high-wage jobs by 2021. BeijingWest Industries, Co. will invest more than $80 million its first U.S. Read Indiana Lands China-Based Auto Component Manufacturer’s First U.S. Production Facility on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

$1 Billion Electric Power Plant Planned for Northern Illinois

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The Three Rivers Energy Center construction start date is 2018 and CPV hopes the plant will be online in 2021. Competitive Power Ventures announced Thursday its intention to open a state-of-the-art electric generating facility in the Three Rivers area of unincorporated Grundy County.

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Volvo Investing Another $520M In South Carolina

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With this new investment, the company is planning to add an additional product line – the next generation XC90 – to its South Carolina operations in 2021. Volvo Cars is investing an additional $520 million in its Berkeley County, SC operations and creating 1,910 new jobs.

Generac Power Systems Expanding Operations In Wisconsin

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The manufacturer of power generation and engine-powered products has been approved for a Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) award of up to $10 million in Enterprise Zone Tax Credits through 2021. Generac Power Systems Inc.

Hendricks County, IN Lands New Fulfillment Center

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VMInnovations, a Nebraska-based e-commerce company, will create 75 new jobs at the fulfillment center by 2021. Read Hendricks County, IN Lands New Fulfillment Center on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

South Africa Approves Two New Coal-fired Power Plants

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MW under the first phase of the country’s two-phase Coal-based Independent Power Producer Program that aims to generate an additional 2,500 MW by 2021 South Africa has approved the construction of two coal-fired power plants with collective capacity of 863.3

German Manufacturer Growing Indiana Board Game, Puzzle Production

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Ludo Fact GmbH, a global manufacturer of board games and puzzles, will invest $13 million to expand its operations in Lafayette, IN, creating up to 75 new jobs by 2021.

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

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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. Dubai has been chosen as the site of the 2020 World Expo.

Illinois Revives Premier Corporate Tax Incentives

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31, 2021, so these communities can continue to grow and prosper.”. 31, 2021. By the BF Staff. From the September/October 2017 Issue.

Lawnmower Demand on Sustained Growth Trajectory

Green Industry Professionals

billion in 2021 annual sales growth to push market to $4.2

Feds Approve New Cost Structure For Delayed Boston Light Rail Extension

ENR Construction

The $2.3-billion MBTA light rail extension is slated to open by the end of 2021

Clean Water Advocates Seek Legal Pressure in Baltimore

Construction Equipment

An agreement reached by local and state agencies last month to stop the chronic sewage leaks into the Patapsco River and other tributaries requires Baltimore to complete key repairs by 2021 and develop a plan for additional sewage projects for the next 15 years

Top 10 Content Marketing Predictions for 2018

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Cisco has forecast that, by 2021, video will account for 81% of all consumer internet traffic. Content marketing is constantly evolving. From the growth of mobile platforms to the shifts in which content is seen as ‘in favor,’ the landscape has changed considerably over the past few years. It will continue to shift in 2018, presenting companies with many opportunities to win with high impact content.

Nexen Tire Building North America Tire Technology Center In Ohio

Business Facilities Blog

Additional plans for a North American plant are also in progress, with production start-up goal of 2021. Nexen Tire, a South Korea-based tire manufacturer, has broken ground for its new tire technology center in Richfield, OH.