Albuquerque Mayor Dubs City's Bus-Line Project a 'Lemon'

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Albuquerque, N.M., residents and visitors are facing an as-yet undetermined wait to use the Albuquerque Rapid Transit, or ART, bus line since, earlier this month, recently elected Mayor Tim Keller (D) held a press conference at which he labeled the $135-million project a “lemon

Rural Sourcing Inc. Expands to Albuquerque, Creates 125 Jobs

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RSI), a domestic IT sourcing company focused on cost-effective onshore software development and support, will open its fourth Software Development Center in Albuquerque, NM, adding 125 new jobs to the local economy. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Rural Sourcing Inc.

Sustainable Shipping Container Center in Albuquerque

Jetson Green

Entrepreneur Roy Solomon is currently busy overseeing the building of a unique center in Albuquerque NM, which will be build entirely out of shipping containers.

Southwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Albuquerque

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Total Value of New Contracts Expected to Grow by More Than 34% This Year

New Mexico Governor’s Report: A Catalyst For High-Tech Growth

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In July, Albuquerque-based Affordable Solar started construction of three solar farms to meet the green-energy needs of the data center’s first building. The Albuquerque-based firm received a total investment of $2 million, including $1.7 By Jack Rogers.

PHCC, RSES to co-locate events at CONNECT 2018

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9-12, in Albuquerque, N.M.PHCC will share select events with RSES at next year’s conference, Oct.

Update on AHRI v. City of Albuquerque : Green Building Law Blog

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FEATURE STORY: Semiconductor HUBS – Macro Growth from Micro Chips

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And in Albuquerque, NM, Sandia’s MESA facility is in the midst of groundbreaking R&D work on semiconductor wafers, while emerging technology company Skorpios Technologies is helping spearhead the evolution of the networking industry. ALBUQUERQUE: GROUND ZERO FOR CLEAN ROOMS.

Best Renovation/Restoration: Monte Vista Office Renovation

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HB Construction performed a frame-up restoration of a decades-old building for its new headquarters, adding modern Albuquerque elements, including the abundant use of solar panels

New Mexico Landscape Company Debuts Scholarship Program

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Heads Up Landscaping in Albuquerque offers support for higher education to children of employees

FEATURE STORY: High-Tech Hubs Are Moving To Their Markets

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Albuquerque: High-Tech Haven. The Albuquerque metro is continuously recognized as a high tech haven by national publications such as Wired and Small Times magazines thanks to its variety of companies and technology savvy workforce available to new and expanding companies.

Decision in BIA v. Washington does not clarify when energy efficient codes are preempted by Federal law

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In the Albuquerque case, the court held that the code was preempted. Both Albuquerque and the State of Washington passed building codes requiring that new buildings acheive certain levels of energy efficiency. The Albuquerque code offered two paths--a prescriptive path, under which the installation of HVAC exceeding the Federal standard was required, and a performance path, under which a builder could choose how to acheive the required level of efficiency.

From past to present – bringing Mitchell Hall into the 21st century

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Location: Albuquerque, NM. Project: Mitchell Hall at the University of New Mexico. Building Type: Education. Type of Construction: Renovation. Primary Opening Type: Punched Openings. Material Type: Fiberglass

AHRI defeats the City of Albequerque, Complicating Matters for Local Governments

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AHRI vs. City of Albuquerque , a case that I first posted on in 2008, finally reached its conclusion last week. In line with the preliminary injunction she ordered on October 3, 2008, Judge Martha Vazquez of the District of New Mexico decided that Albuquerque's energy code was preempted by Federal law mandating the energy efficiency of HVAC equipment. AHRI Litigation albuquerque bia code energy efficiency lawsuit opinion preemption state of washington vazquez

From past to present – bringing Mitchell Hall into the 21st century

BD+C

Location: Albuquerque, NM. Project: Mitchell Hall at the University of New Mexico. Building Type: Education. Type of Construction: Renovation. Primary Opening Type: Punched Openings. Material Type: Fiberglass

Workers Protest Tesla, ABQ Rapid Transit Plans, Phoenix’ Metrocenter Mall Redevelopment and More

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Southwest Roundup: News items include employment issues at Tesla’s Gigafactory, Albuquerque’s ART Project plans, future plans for Metrocenter Mall and more

Landscape/Urban Development Merit: Country Club Plaza

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The Country Club Plaza developers reinvented a former motor lodge on Route 66—previously unoccupied and dilapidated—into a connection point for downtown and Old Town Albuquerque

Building for the future: Five trends in higher education projects

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The University of New Mexico in Albuquerque is engaged in construction and renovation projects that represent the second-highest capital outlay—$180 million—in its 128-year history.

AEMP Bestows Technician of the Year Honors

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Albuquerque, N.M., The Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) named its private and public fleet Technician of the Year award winners at its annual meeting held in Las Vegas prior to Conexpo. Lee R. Manzanares of general contractor RMCI, Inc.,

The MACNAK/Korte Joint-Venture is awarded $19.7 million contract at Cannon Air Force Base

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Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District, to design and build a three-story, 144-person dormitory on Cannon Air Force Base in New Mexico Macnak/Korte Team LLC has been selected by the U.S.

Komatsu Buys Four Road Machinery Branches

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Albuquerque, N.M.; Komatsu America has purchased four branches of Road Machinery and will convert them into company-owned dealerships under the Komatsu Southwest banner. The four locations—El Paso, Texas; Carlsbad, N.M.; and Farmington, N.M.—will will support Komatsu’s long-term strategic plans to grow and strengthen the distribution channel, according to the company

Green Home Building and Sustainable Architecture: Earth USA 2011

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The Sixth International Conference on Earthen Building and Architecture, Earth USA 2011, met in Albuquerque, NM at the National Hispanic Cultural Center September 30 through October 2, 2011. Green Home Building and Sustainable Architecture. Sustainable architecture is an exciting and important field, with many people reviving traditional methods of building and others creating innovations to established practices.

Government Ownership of Rain is Antithetical to Increased Potable Water

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Today the City of Albuquerque Water Utilities Authority offers rebates of $1.50 But is it too farfetched to imagine government increasing potable water by not only making it legal but even offering incentives, like Albuquerque, for collecting rain?

Sustainable Urban Farm

Jetson Green

Sustainable Shipping Container Center in Albuquerque. The food production methods currently in place are not very sustainable at all. However, we all need to eat fresh fruits and veggies, and effective alternatives, especially when it comes to urban food production, are few and far between.

Government Ownership of Rain is Antithetical to Increased Potable Water

Green Building Law Update

Today the City of Albuquerque Water Utilities Authority offers rebates of $1.50 But is it too farfetched to imagine government increasing potable water by not only making it legal but even offering incentives, like Albuquerque, for collecting rain?

September / October 2017 Issue (Volume 50, Number 5)

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New Mexico: Aerospace and Oil | While Raytheon adds 60 jobs to its Albuquerque operations, the SE oil patch is seeing a flow of investments. Business Facilities September / October 2017.

Performance-Based Energy Code Does Not Eliminate Threat of Preemption

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City of Albuquerque case. In 2007, the City of Albuquerque adopted a new energy conservation code designed to achieve greater energy efficiency in buildings. They alleged that the City of Albuquerque's energy code required HVAC equipment that was more efficient than the efficiency standards set by the Federal government. As a result, the AHRI plaintiffs argued, the Albuquerque code was "preempted" by the Federal law setting efficiency standards for HVAC equipment.

State Focus: New Mexico – Welcoming the World

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RSI), an Atlanta-based information technology services company, is opening its fourth software development center in Albuquerque. RSI), an Atlanta-based information technology services company, announced that they were opening their fourth software development center in Albuquerque.

Shipping Container Farms

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Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Sustainable Shipping Container Center in Albuquerque. Decommissioned shipping containers are proving very useful in architecture, as I’m sure everyone is aware of by now.

SHADE is Solar Home Adapting for Desert Equilibrium

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Phoenix and Albuquerque have become an urban sprawl of asphalt and resource-intensive homes.

Separated at Birth

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Dwight Eisenhower’s experience as the Supreme Allied Commander in WWII motivated him as president to champion the construction of the U.S. Interstate Highway System.

Crystal Ball 2013

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– Test flight of civilian drone in Cleveland delayed six hours when pilot exceeds FAA’s 8-hour flying limit and new crew must be flown in from Albuquerque. It’s that time again.

What is branding really about?

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different name,but part of same umbrella organization) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, which is part of the (name removed) family, but it is not a (name removed). They were just passing through Albuquerque after having buried his father.

Inaugural Ranking of the Top Undergraduate Construction Schools

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of New Mexico, Albuquerque. #10 of New Mexico, Albuquerque 8. As promised, here are the inaugural rankings of the top undergraduate construction management and construction engineering programs in the nation. The Top 10 List follows: #1 Virginia Polytech. Inst. & & State U.,

Crystal Ball 2013

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– Test flight of civilian drone in Cleveland delayed six hours when pilot exceeds FAA’s 8-hour flying limit and new crew must be flown in from Albuquerque. It’s that time again.

Can Your Dog Fetch a Kindle?

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Recent entries in the dead newspaper column include the Tucson Citizen , Rocky Mountain News , Cincinnati Post , Albuquerque Tribune and San Juan Star.

Green Building Law Blog - Untitled Article

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• “What’s Next for Albuquerque,” November 17, 2008, Greenerbuildings.com. Shari Shapiro is an attorney in the Energy, Environment & Public Utilities Practice Group of Cozen O'Connor, P.C, and she is also a member of the Public Strategies team at the firm’s subsidiary, Cozen O'Connor Public Strategies.