Arlington County is the First to Adopt Incentives Tied to LEED Version 4

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While hundreds of governments throughout the United States have adopted programs incentivizing green building, many tied to the LEED rating system, Arlington County, Virginia is the first to tie incentives specifically to the new LEED version 4.

General Motors Invests $1.4 Billion for Arlington Plant Upgrades

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billion for a range of improvements to its Arlington Assembly Plant to more competitively produce high-quality full-size SUVs. Billion for Arlington Plant Upgrades appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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AvePoint Expanding In Richmond And Arlington County, Virginia

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AvePoint Expanding In Richmond And Arlington County, Virginia originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The company will also expand in Arlington County, creating 55 additional jobs.

Illinois: A Natural Leader

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Great Lakes Advanced Manufacturing Arlington Heights BF-July/ BF-july/august-2015 DuPage County Economic Development financial services global commerce illinois Village of WheelingBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Texas Rangers announce plans for $1 billion retractable roof ballpark

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On Friday afternoon, the Texas Rangers announced that they would be building a new $1 billion, retractable roof ballpark in the Dallas suburb of Arlington. Two, the Rangers’ current stadium, Globe Life Park in Arlington, only opened in 1994 The announcement is a surprise for a few reasons. One, there has been no rumors or speculation that the baseball club was looking to build a new home.

Expedient Announces Construction Of Dublin, OH Data Center

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Great Lakes Blog-Sept-2014 Dublin Upper Arlington Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The new data center in Dublin will ultimately triple Expedient''s footprint in the Columbus. Expedient Announces Construction Of Dublin, OH Data Center appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Shift To Invest $20M In First East Coast Operation

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San Francisco-based Shift Technologies will invest $20 million to establish its first East Coast operation in Arlington County, VA. The Virginia Economic Development Partnership worked with Arlington County to secure the project for Virginia.

HNTB Hires Women Transpo Experts as Senior VPs; Succession at ARCADIS N. America

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Mendes has joined design firm HNTB as senior vice president and leader of its national transit-rail practice, based in Arlington, Va Diana C.

Decay Concerns Raised Over Arlington Memorial Bridge Closure

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Decay concerns raised over iconic crossing. Business Management

New Holland Team Helps Plant Flowers, Spread Fertilizer

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New Holland team joins hundreds of landscape pros at Arlington National Cemetery to help care for this national burial ground

Location Focus: Illinois – Trying to Make Headway in Every Way

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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS: PRIMED TO GROW, THRIVE. Arlington Heights is a growing, thriving community just northwest of Chicago, home to 76,000 residents with an average household income of $95,000. Photo: Village of Arlington Heights.). Arlington Downs is being completed in phases.

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT: ARLINGTON WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT

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Construction is under way at the Arlington Wastewater Treatment Plant in Virginia. The owner’s objective for this $17.7. Continue Reading. All Projects Water Treatment Construction

Toro Helps Aerate Arlington National Cemetery

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Toro partners with National Association of Landscape Professionals, provide aerators for Annual Renewal & Remembrance Event

Nuts and Bolts ? Blog Archive ? BNBuilders goes to bat in Arlington

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You Should » BNBuilders goes to bat in Arlington. The team at BNBuilders this week is performing a makeover to the baseball field for the Arlington branch of the Boys & Girls Club of Snohomish County. -->. « Venmar recalls air exchangers.

Stop calling yourself a ‘plumbette’

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When Lillian Ann Baumbach of Arlington, Va., became the first woman in the U.S. to hold a Master Plumbers license in 1951, all of the newspaper accounts, as a matter of course, referred to her as “pretty.” It was also noted that she corresponded with hundreds of GIs serving overseas and became a pinup girl for an infantry company in Korea. As I See It. read more. Management Plumbing

Nestlé USA Relocating U.S. HQ To Virginia

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corporate headquarters from California to Arlington County, creating 748 new jobs. The company will invest nearly $40 million to move its U.S. Read Nestlé USA Relocating U.S. HQ To Virginia on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

GC HITT Tops Out Affordable Housing Project Community Center

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recently completed structural concrete and topped out the Arlington Mill Community Center, in Arlington, Virginia. There are no doubt many contractors in the Columbia Pike, Virginia area that are reaping the awards that come with affordable housing projects. One such company, HITT Contracting Inc. It’s a new $28 million, five-story, 60,000 s.f. building and 7,400 s.f. [.]. General News affordable homes affordable housing

Landscape Volunteers Honor Military Heroes at Renewal & Remembrance

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Stihl joins more than 400 volunteers to beautify Arlington National Cemetery

CEB To Build New HQ In Rosslyn, VA

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A new global headquarters and investment of this magnitude are tremendous testaments to the confidence the company has inArlington Countyand the Commonwealth as it grows its presence internationally and creates the workspace and technology for jobs of the 21stcentury.

PHCC’s 2013 Legislative Conference — Building America slated for May

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Play a part in shaping the laws that your business must live by: register for the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors - National Association’s (PHCC) annual Legislative Conference — May 22-23, 2013, at the Key Bridge Marriott in Arlington, Va. read more.

John Deere Landscapes Acquires Memphis-Area Nursery

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John Deere Landscapes has acquired The Stockyard Horticultural Supply in Arlington, TN

Building Construction: Principles, Materials and Systems” – An exclusive construction book for civil engineering students

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is a faculty member at the School of Architecture, University of Texas at Arlington. Medan Mehta, Walter Scarborough and Diane Armpriest have published an exclusive construction book alias Building Construction: Principles, Materials and Systems. The book is available in paperback version.

Gilbane to Break Ground on Navy Federal Credit Union HQ Expansion

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ARLINGTON, Va. -- Gilbane Building Company was awarded the Navy Federal Credit Union headquarters campus expansion project, designed by J3 Design Collective, in April of 2015 and is getting ready to break ground this fall. This expansion of Navy Federal Credit Union’s current campus includes a 235,000-square-foot office complex, an 1,100-car attached parking structure and a pedestrian bridge connecting the new structures to the existing campus.

There's Still Time to Catch the Emerging Technology Symposium

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ARLINGTON, VA. There’s still time to register for the biennial International Emerging Technology Symposium, where speakers from across the spectrum of the plumbing and mechanical industry will discuss the latest products, technology, trends and best practices in the field.

Renewal & Remembrance 2013 Draws Hundreds of Green Industry Volunteers

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PLANET members to lime, aerate, prune, plant, and cable trees at Arlington National Cemetery for the 17th Annual Renewal & Remembrance event

AGC Contractors Environmental Conference focuses on compliance issues

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The 2013 AGC Contractors Environmental Conference June 13 and 14 in Arlington, Va., will include cost-effective strategies for firms to remain compliant and competitive. A major theme will be "removing the barriers to action" on the environmental challenges the construction industry is facing. ( [link] ). Standards Codes and Standards

We ARE the Government

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The National Park Service has suspended the tram service at Arlington National Cemetery due to the government shutdown. It’s time to honor the heroes who rest at Arlington, who gave their lives so we always could govern this land we love, this place we call America.

A blog that does what it should (for renovation marketing)

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Some of the entries received so far have been okay, from the point of inclusion in the listings, but the “Ask Mike about home remodeling” blog published by Medford Remodeling in Arlington, TX, stands out as an example of how to make a blog both interesting, relevant and useful.

Walsh Gilbane JV Wins Public Health Command Laboratory Replacement

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ARLINGTON, Va. -- Walsh Gilbane JV (a joint venture of Walsh Federal, LLC and Gilbane Federal) has been awarded the Public Health Command Lab Replacement project located on 20 acres on Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland. The $206-million fixed price contract was awarded by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District for the Army Institute of Public Health. frontpage

LandOpt Network Expands to Dallas, New Hampshire Markets

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Baldi Gardens of Arlington, TX, and Belknap Landscape Company of Gilford, NH, have joined the LandOpt Contractor Network in hopes of utilizing LandOpt systems and work processes to improve internal operations and customer service

Thornton Tomasetti Founding Principal Thornton receives ASCE Lifetime Achievement Award

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The award will be presented at a black-tie gala at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Arlington, Va. Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, announces that Founding Principal Charles H. Thornton, Ph.D., AIA, Hon.

Ask Mike About Home Remodeling: An effective consumer-focused regional blog

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Mike Medford’s Arlington, TX based home remodeling business has a clear focus and purpose — and the company’s values clearly are reflected in its blog: Medford Remodeling is dedicated to providing homeowners with the highest level of service at a fair price.

ABC, Synergis Team Up to Deliver BIM Training for Contractors

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ARLINGTON, Va. -- Associated Builders and Contractors announced a collaboration with Synergis Engineering Design Solutions, a Platinum provider of Autodesk products, to bring Building Information Modeling training to ABC contractor members to make them more productive, efficient and profitable.

Ford EcoBoost Challenge showcases 2015 truck models

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The event was for media members only, and we had the chance to jump behind the wheels of the most popular Ford vehicles on the road today at the EcoBoost Challenge in Arlington Heights, Ill. John Mesenbrink and I had the opportunity to attend Ford’s EcoBoost Challenge.

Unmanned Aerial Systems Industry Taking Flight

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based companies by 2025, according to the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), an Arlington, VA-based non-profit that aims to advance unmanned systems and robotics industry. By Frank Provenzano.

Last chance to pre-register for BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland Conference at 20% savings

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Arlington Heights, IL (September 4, 2013 ) — Attendees of the BUILDING Chicago /Greening the Heartland Expo and Conference can still save 20% off the at-site registration fee by registering online in these final days before the event opens on September 9 and concludes on September 11.

Employment Opportunities with OSHA

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Arlington Hts, IL, US. I just came across this and thought that I would pass it on to our Warriors 4 Safety! It is hard to find jobs when you have little or no work experience. Here is your opportunity ! 02/19/2013. Industrial Hygienist. Vacancy Ann.#: DE-13-OSHA-57. Who May Apply: Public. Pay Plan: GS-0690-05/12. Appointment Term: Permanent. Job Status: Full-Time. Opening Date: 02/07/2013. Salary: From 33,101.00 to 94,551.00 USD per year.