Snapshots: 60 Seconds With Eloisa Klementich, Invest Atlanta

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Eloisa Klementich, CEO, Invest Atlanta, discusses the factors that are making the city a thriving high-tech hub. Read: Snapshots: 60 Seconds With Eloisa Klementich, Invest Atlanta at BusinessFacilities.com.

Norfolk Southern Locating HQ In Atlanta

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Read: Norfolk Southern Locating HQ In Atlanta at BusinessFacilities.com. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Georgia Logistics & Distribution Transportation & Infrastructure Workforce Development Atlanta corporate expansion Fulton County Georgia Department of Economic Development Georgia Power headquarters Invest Atlanta Metro Atlanta Chamber Norfolk Southern

Anthem Bringing Over 1,800 Jobs To Atlanta

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one of the nation’s largest health benefits companies, will establish an Information Technology hub in Atlanta – creating more than 1,800 IT-related jobs over the next six years. The company’s Atlanta IT hub includes an initial investment of $20 million. Anthem, Inc.,

Tunnel Boring Machine Arrives in Atlanta

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Excitement filled the air in Atlanta today as the first piece of a 12½-foot-diameter, 400-foot-long tunnel boring machine (TBM) arrived on the Atlanta Water Supply Program Phase 1 project site.

Atlanta Lands $400M UPS Distribution Hub, 1,250 Jobs

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s (UPS) new regional sorting and distribution hub in Atlanta, GA. Read Atlanta Lands $400M UPS Distribution Hub, 1,250 Jobs on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. More than $400 million in investment and 1,250 jobs will be the result of United Parcel Service Inc.'s

Funding approved for $4B Atlanta transportation program

Construction Dive

Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority officials pared down their list of projects from more than $11 billion to match expected 2016 tax revenue

$15,000 Presented to Atlanta Nonprofits

PC Construction Blog

Today, members of PC Construction’s Atlanta team presented three local non-profits with a total of $15,000 as part of our “PC Gives Back” crowd-sourced donations contest. Ten Atlanta-based organizations competed for the chance to win.

Another Atlanta Highway Failure

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According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, crews were pressure testing an empty gas pipe with air, when a leak in the pipe caused the air to push up the pavement.

Kaiser Permanente To Bring 900 Technology Jobs To Atlanta, GA

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Leader in health care innovation chooses Atlanta for expansion; Mayor Reed and state officials applaud the job-creating move. Kaiser Permanente To Bring 900 Technology Jobs To Atlanta, GA appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy To Tackle Commercial Energy Use

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New legislation makes Atlanta the first major Southeast city to undertake a series of measures, including energy benchmarking and audits, to boost efficiency in its commercial buildings. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

OneTrust Creating 500 Jobs In Atlanta

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New jobs at the Atlanta facility will include positions in sales, consulting, marketing and software engineering. Backed by the founders of Atlanta-based Manhattan Associates and AirWatch, OneTrust is co-headquartered in Atlanta and London.

Business Report: Georgia – Mercedes-Benz USA Relocates Headquarters to Atlanta

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The auto giant cites the quality of life in Metro Atlanta as a key factor in its decision to invest $74 million in a new facility, creating 800 jobs. Business Report: Georgia – Mercedes-Benz USA Relocates Headquarters to Atlanta appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southeast Utilities Atlanta BF-Jan/Feb-2015 Fayette County Development Authority Georgia Department of Economic Development Mercedes Benz Osmose Utilities Peachtree City

Southeast City Scoop: Atlanta Construction Starts

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Total volume of Atlanta’s 2019 construction contracts could increase by more than $2 billion, says Dodge Data & Analytics

Building the Atlanta BeltLine

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The Atlanta BeltLine is the most comprehensive transportation and economic development effort ever undertaken in the city of Atlanta, Georgia, and among the largest urban redevelopment programs currently underway in the United States

Atlanta Lands Groupe PSA North American Headquarters

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After a yearlong, nationwide search, the French automobile and motorcycle manufacturer has chosen to establish its new North American headquarters in Atlanta, GA. Read: Atlanta Lands Groupe PSA North American Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.

Smarp Investing $3M To Relocate North American HQ To Georgia

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The Finland-based content discovery and distribution company will create 60 jobs as it moves its NYC office to Atlanta. . Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Foreign Direct Investment Georgia International Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development Atlanta corporate relocation Finland Fulton County Georgia Department of Economic Development Georgia Power headquarters Invest Atlanta Metro Atlanta Chamber Smarp Technology workforce availability

Atlanta, public schools reach agreement for $5B Gulch

Construction Dive

The development bond deal between the city and its school system removes one major obstacle for project developers

Salesforce Creating 600 Jobs In Georgia

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million to expand its regional headquarters in Atlanta's Buckhead district. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Georgia Office, IT & Call Centers Atlanta corporate expansion customer relationship management Georgia Department of Economic Development Georgia Power Invest Atlanta Metro Atlanta Chamber Salesforce Technology Workforce DevelopmentThe enterprise software company will invest $12.25

Super Bowl stadium helps alleviate Atlanta’s flood problems

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Home to the NFL’s Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United FC, the facility opened in August 2017 as North America’s first LEED platinum stadium. Mercedes-Benz Stadium, site of Super Bowl LIII, was designed to capture enormous amounts of storm water runoff.

Atlanta to create its first transportation department

Construction Dive

The city's launch of a standalone DOT to focus on long-term transit advancements is a response to a boom in population

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Opening Day of AHR 2019 in Atlanta

Contractor Magazine

The first day of AHR 2019 saw impressive crowds, innovative technology, and even a few after parties

Going to AHR 2019? Things to Do and See in Atlanta

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13-16 in Atlanta, GA? Going to the AHR Expo, Jan. Well, you can't spend your whole time on the show floor! If you have a few hours to spare, check out some of the amazing things there are to see and do in the city

Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Atlanta

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Atlanta Area’s 2018 Construction Contracts Should Slightly Exceed 2017 Levels

Dematic Investing $30M In New Georgia Global HQ

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The supply chain technology and innovation company will create more than 230 jobs at its new headquarters in Midtown Atlanta's Tech Square. . Read: Dematic Investing $30M In New Georgia Global HQ at BusinessFacilities.com.

Atlanta to Raise Roof for Falcons, Packers

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It will be Football Night in America this coming Sunday and the long awaited high tech roof of the new Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta will take the field, weather permitting.

Tiny Student Housing Experiment in Atlanta

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They can be hauled by a car, which means that they could, conceivably, be transported anywhere, and not have to remain in place on the roof of the parking deck in Atlanta.

Atlanta's Burned I-85 Bridge on Fast Track to Restoration

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A collapsed section of I-85 in Atlanta appears to be on track to be restored by mid-June, Georgia Dept. of Transportation officials say

Fire Collapses I85 Bridge in Atlanta

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A section of Interstate 85 just north of downtown Atlanta is closed indefinitely after the bridge near Piedmont Heights caught fire and collapsed. No injuries were reported. The bridge is located on northbound I85 near Ga.

Atlanta City Council commits $2B for $5B Gulch development

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Developer CIM Group has agreed to provide a community benefits package worth at least $58 million, but critics of the mixed-use project don't think it's enough to dodge gentrification

Atlanta Suburb Restricts Wood Frames

ENR Construction

New limits on wood-frame construction imposed by Sandy Springs, Ga., are going against the trend toward wood frames, says a representative of the American Wood Council

Switch Investing $2.5B In Atlanta Data Center

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The global technology company will create 65 jobs at the metro Atlanta data center. In Atlanta Data Center. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions - The Source For Corporate Site Selectors. Switch Investing $2.5B BF Staff.

The Revitalization of Atlanta’s Westside

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The Atlanta Housing Authority in Atlanta, Georgia, is doing just that in the city’s Westside with the help of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Choice Neighborhood Grant.

Facebook building $2.5B Atlanta-area data center

Construction Dive

The data center, scheduled to be operational in 2020, will generate hundreds of construction jobs and be powered completely by renewable energy

Atlanta's I--85 Set to Reopen by Memorial Day

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Curbed Atlanta says it best in its update on the I-85 bridge repair: 'It’s amazing what eight weeks and $16.6 million can do

E-Commerce, Logistics Signed Largest Warehouse Leases In 2018

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CBRE study found that last year, 61 of the largest 100 industrial leases in the U.S. were completed by e-commerce companies and logistics firms. Read: E-Commerce, Logistics Signed Largest Warehouse Leases In 2018 at BusinessFacilities.com.

Pioneering Urban Loft Space in Atlanta

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Bass Lofts , a design-forward urban loft project in a trendy Atlanta neighborhood, is now pioneering the loft movement in the city. The buildings sat empty in the middle of a rapidly-transforming neighborhood in Atlanta known as Little Five Points. Retrofitted from public schools built in the 1920s, the structures are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Balfour Beatty tapped to manage Atlanta prefab tower project

Construction Dive

Offsite construction firm Prescient will prefabricate and install wall panels, structural columns, precast balconies and more for Toll Bros.' ' 13-story apartment high-rise

'Construction Ready' Job Program Changes Lives in Atlanta

ENR Construction

In 2014, when Ian Miller heard about the Construction Ready program at Westside Works in Atlanta, he thought it was a “money ploy” to get grants to support its own staff, rather than train participants for entry-level jobs

Atlanta’s I-85 Bridge Rebuilt Ahead of Schedule

Construction Dive

Atlanta’s traffic is always problematic, but consider how much worse it was when a bridge of a major highway recently caught fire which forced 243,000 people to find alternate routes for several months.

Atlanta Gulch could receive $2B incentive package

Construction Dive

Developer CIM Group is reportedly planning a "mini-city" with up to 9 million square feet of office space, 1 million square feet of retail, thousands of apartments and hotel rooms and a Fortune 500 company's new headquarters