Construction Americas 2015 Exposition

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Scheduled for March 26 & 27, 2015, Construction Americas is the newest expo on the block and will be hosted at the U.S. Construction Americas Call for Sponsors. Learn more about the Sponsorships on the Construction Americas Sponsorship Page. Attend Construction Americas.

Schwing America Acquires Loop Belt

Construction Equipment

Schwing America has purchased all the assets of Loop Belt Industries, makers of truck-mounted telescopic conveyors. The assets will be incorporated into Schwing, said CEO Bill Murray.

Made in America 2017

Constructor Magazine

Welcome to CONTRACTOR’s 2017 Made in America feature, where we celebrate those companies that are manufacturing their high-quality products right here in the U.S.A.

Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Read Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Louisiana Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Zone Expansion Glovis America LED Louisiana Economic Development North Louisiana Economic Partnership Site Selection

Construction Americas 2015 Expo a Success

Construction Marketing Blog

The inaugural Construction Americas Exposition , held March 26-27 in Miami was a great success! Construction Americas kicked off with a welcome reception March 26, hosted by Chris Grundy , from the DIY Network’s Cool Tools and Blog Cabin.

Made in America 2016!

Constructor Magazine

Welcome to this year’s Made in America feature, where we celebrate those companies that are manufacturing their high-quality products right here in the U.S.A. read more. Media Galleries Registered User

Fujitsu General America names Matt Peterson, President

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Fujitsu General America, Inc., based in Fairfield, NJ, has announced the hiring of Matt Peterson as President and Chief Operating Officer, and the retirement of Tedd Rozylowicz. read more. Management

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Chris Brown appointed Chief Sales Officer for LIXIL Americas

Constructor Magazine

hris Brown has been named chief sales officer for LIXIL Americas, the business unit under which the American Standard, DXV and GROHE bath and kitchen brands operate.

Aquatherm North America unveils new HQ

Constructor Magazine

During the open house, the company’s Design and Fabrication Services Team also performed multiple demonstrations showcasing large-diameter fusion, custom spool and manifold design and creation, and the new Hot Tap Tool, which was designed in partnership with McElroy. read more. Pipefitting

Expanding possibilities for America's K-12 schools

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Tradition is giving way to innovation and necessity at a growing number of America’s 13,515 public school districts. Principals, administrators, school boards, and teachers themselves are acknowledging that the once-hallowed education model of teacher-as-lecturer is leaving too many students unengaged and unprepared for college and the workplace

Daimler Trucks North America awarded prestigious LEED Platinum Certification

Constructor Magazine

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced today that it has been awarded LEED Platinum Certification for its new Corporate Headquarters building in Portland, Oregon.

How Digital Construction Is Changing America's Skylines

ENR Construction

The use of digital construction technologies is making urban infill development easier

Slideshow: Caterpillar Advertising Once Captured Everyday Life in America

ENR Construction

Throughout the 20th century, Cat built up a brand following by showing how its machines were taking part in America’s infrastructure development. Equipment

Orphaning America's Patriots

Collaborative Construction

were "too big to fail" - joined forces, after the New Deal, with Democrats to rule America. My sense is average folks in America have just about had enough the nonsense and will step into the breach when the fiscal house of cards crashes down around the elite's ears.

North America’s First Electric School Bus Unveiled In Palo Alto

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The Canadian manufacturer of the eLion, the first Type C electric school bus made in North America, plans to locate a new manufacturing facility in California. Read North America’s First Electric School Bus Unveiled In Palo Alto on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Komatsu Bringing Intelligent Excavators to North America

ENR Construction

based Komatsu America has introduced the PC210LCi-10, the first intelligent hydraulic excavator in North America. Sensing that the heavy equipment market is ready to move from machine guidance into full machine control, Rolling Meadows, Ill.-based

Announcing the Panelists at Construction Americas 2015 Expo

Construction Marketing Blog

We are excited to announce that Construction Americas 2015 Exposition, this March, will have a great line up of panelists and celebrity speaker Chris Grundy. Details below: ( From Construction Americas Press Release ) Miami, Fla.—January

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Daimler Trucks North America opens new corporate headquarters

Constructor Magazine

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) marked a milestone in its corporate history today with the grand opening celebration of its new nine-story headquarters building.

Rinnai America hires Mark Buss as Vice President of Marketing

Constructor Magazine

Rinnai America, the number-one selling brand of tankless water heaters in the United States and Canada, announced Mark Buss has joined the organization as its Vice President of Marketing.

Forbes: Houston is America's #1 construction hotspot

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According to a recent report from Forbes , Houston is America''s top city for new construction in 2014. With $25.1 billion in starts from January to September this year, Houston has seen a 176% increase in new projects since 2013. Eight of the 10 biggest new construction projects (in terms of cost to build) are energy and chemicals facilities, according to Forbes. read more. Architects Building Owner Contractors Engineers

Is Europe safer than America for workers?

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The post Is Europe safer than America for workers? A June report by Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) that compares the number of fatalities in US versus European Union (EU) in the calendar year 2010, hints that working in the US is far more risky than working in EU.

Q Bridge Wins America's Transportation Award

Construction Equipment

The Q Bridge, also known as the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, over the Quinnipaiac River in new Haven, Connecticut was awarded for the Best Use of Innovation by Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials (NASTO

Made in America

Constructor Magazine

We’re celebrating the Made in America movement by U.S. American manufacturing is back, stronger than ever. manufacturers. Products that might have been made abroad a decade ago are now being manufactured here.

Fujitsu General America names Andrew Armstrong Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Constructor Magazine

Fujitsu General America, Inc., based in Fairfield, NJ, has announced the hiring of Andrew (Andy) Armstrong as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. read more. Management

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Mortenson to Build in Colorado the Largest Single-Phase Wind-Energy Project in North America

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The 600MW Rush Creek Wind Project will be home to 300 turbines and an 83-mile transmission line near Limon, Colo

Made in America

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We’re celebrating the Made In America movement by U.S. manufacturers. read more. Media Galleries

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Building America: The Merit Shop Scorecard

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Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) released its annual update to “ Building America: The Merit Shop Scorecard, ” which reviews and grades state-specific policies and information significant to the success of the commercial and industrial construction industry.

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China Construction America acquires Plaza Construction

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construction firm closing the deal for an undisclosed amount to acquire Plaza Construction through its US subsidiary, China Construction America. NEW YORK, NY – China State Construction Engineering Corp., China’s largest construction company, has made a significant investment in a U.S.

Bipartisan Bill Will Help Companies Design, Manufacture In The U.S.

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The Invent and Manufacture in America Act provides a tax cut for companies that conduct R&D in the U.S., and manufacture products resulting from that R&D in America. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions - The Source For Corporate Site Selectors. Bipartisan Bill Will Help Companies Design, Manufacture In The U.S. BF Staff.

Construction Employers of America launches, celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

Constructor Magazine

The five premier national construction specialty contracting associations have launched the “Construction Employers of America”, a joint initiative to coordinate action on construction, workforce, and labor issues.

Jay Hassel named to lead Noritz America; first American to head U.S. and Canadian operations

Constructor Magazine

Noritz America has announced the promotion of company veteran Jay Hassel from his current post as Vice President of Sales and Marketing to President and Chief Operating Officer.

Shaun Skinner named new President of Isuzu Commercial Truck of America

Constructor Magazine

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America announced that Shaun C. Skinner, executive vice president and general manager, will become the president of the company. read more. Trucks

New Jobs To Drive Migration To Middle America

Business Facilities Blog

Strong job growth on the coasts has been drawing people away from Middle America, but experts predict the trend will reverse. Read New Jobs To Drive Migration To Middle America on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida

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Read Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The Spanish natural stone, quartz, and recycled surfacing company’s headquarters relocation will create 85 new jobs and invest more than $1 million in the Coral Gables community.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Adds 4 Dealerships

Construction Equipment

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas is expanding its North American authorized dealer network with the addition of four dealerships, including three in the United States and one in Canada.

First look: North America's tallest wooden building

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Long-time champions of timber construction and Canadian practice Michael Green Architecture will soon break ground on North America''s tallest wooden building. read more. Architects Building Owner Contractors Designers Engineers Education Facility Facility Managers Government Buildings Higher Education Cladding and Facade Systems Mixed-Use Wood

Startup of America’s First Offshore Wind Farm Propels Domestic Market

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The over-ambitious Cape Wind offshore farm in Massachusetts hit a wall after 15 years, but developers now see new ways to boost water-based wind in the U.S. power mix