Microsoft Adding 1,500 New Jobs In Atlanta

Business Facilities

The company will invest $75 million in a new facility focused on artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud services in the West Midtown section of Atlanta, GA. Read: Microsoft Adding 1,500 New Jobs In Atlanta at BusinessFacilities.com.

One Atlanta: Economic Mobility, Recovery And Resiliency Plan Launched

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The mayor, in partnership with Invest Atlanta and WorkSource Atlanta, created the initiative to help Atlanta families and hometown businesses survive the COVID-19 pandemic. Read: One Atlanta: Economic Mobility, Recovery And Resiliency Plan Launched at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Atlanta Is Hottest Tech Hub, NOLA Takes Logistics Crown

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Atlanta is the hottest growth leader among Tech Hubs and New Orleans tops the chart of Logistics Leaders in Business Facilities' 16th Annual Rankings Report. Read: Atlanta Is Hottest Tech Hub, NOLA Takes Logistics Crown at BusinessFacilities.com.

Visa’s New Atlanta Office Hub To Create 1,000 Jobs

Business Facilities

Visa will open a new 123,000-square-foot hub in Midtown Atlanta. The post Visa’s New Atlanta Office Hub To Create 1,000 Jobs appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Kemp Metro Atlanta Chamber Visa

Papa John’s Picks Metro Atlanta For New Global Headquarters

Business Facilities

Papa John’s will relocate its global headquarters from Louisville, KY to metro Atlanta, delivering 200 jobs to the area in 2021. Read: Papa John’s Picks Metro Atlanta For New Global Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.

Norfolk Southern Establishes New HQ In Atlanta’s Tech Square

Business Facilities

The post Norfolk Southern Establishes New HQ In Atlanta’s Tech Square appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine. 3,000 employees will staff the transport company's new HQ, a high-tech venture set to enhance Norfolk Southern's presence in Georgia.

Atlanta Water Supply Program Reaches Completion

PC Construction

Many of you have followed the exciting Atlanta Water Supply Program project since we first broke ground in August 2015. The post Atlanta Water Supply Program Reaches Completion first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog.

Cisco To Open Talent And Collaboration Center In Atlanta

Business Facilities

Cisco's new $41 million Talent and Collaboration Center in Midtown Atlanta will lead to the creation of 700 jobs.

FanDuel Group To Create 900+ Jobs At New Atlanta Technology Campus

Business Facilities

Sports-tech entertainment company FanDuel Group will invest more than $15 million to open a 68,0000-square-foot technology campus in Atlanta. Read: FanDuel Group To Create 900+ Jobs At New Atlanta Technology Campus at BusinessFacilities.com.

Atlanta transit authority approves $27B regional plan

Construction Dive

The plan includes 192 projects, with $21 billion earmarked for the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority

PC Crew Helps Improve Atlanta’s AD Williams Park

PC Construction

A PC crew recently gathered at AD Williams Park in the Upper West Side of Atlanta with one goal – partner with Rebuilding Together Atlanta and Republic Services to improve baseball fields for Atlanta’s youth.

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

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.

Cisco To Open Talent And Collaboration Center In Atlanta, Create 700 Jobs

Business Facilities

Cisco will invest $41 million in a move to expand and enhance its workforce in the Atlanta metro area.

Atlanta Water Supply Program Recognized as Top Water/Wastewater Project in U.S.

PC Construction

The project, the Atlanta Water Supply Program, was named. The post Atlanta Water Supply Program Recognized as Top Water/Wastewater Project in U.S. This morning, the PC Construction and H.

Global Recognition for Atlanta’s Water Supply Program

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Engineering News-Record announced yesterday that the Atlanta Water Supply Program project, constructed by the joint venture partnership of PC Construction and H. The post Global Recognition for Atlanta’s Water Supply Program first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog.

Best Water/Environment: Atlanta Water Supply Program

ENR Construction

Completion of Atlanta’s $321.3-million, five-year project in late 2020 to expand its strained regional water supply comes as conditions may be worsening

Award of Merit, Water/Wastewater: Atlanta Water Supply Program

ENR Construction

After the 2009 drought, Atlanta realized the need for a secondary source of water

Healthcare Award of Merit: Marcus Tower at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital

ENR Construction

Before construction of the Marcus Tower, navigating Piedmont Atlanta Hospital often proved extremely confusing for patients

Atlanta, San Antonio, Phoenix Lead In Economic Growth Potential

Business Facilities

Atlanta , San Antonio and Phoenix are the top-ranked large metros for Economic Growth Potential in Business Facilities’ 15th Annual Rankings Report. “It It all seems to be coming together for Metro Atlanta,” said BF Editor in Chief Jack Rogers. All of the arrows are pointing up for Atlanta.”. Metro Atlanta is home to 16 Fortune 500 companies. The Atlanta MSA is the 10th-largest metro economy in the nation with a GDP of $385.5

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

Business Facilities

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

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. . . Westbound lanes of I-20 between Candler and Gresham, Georgia, buckled Monday morning, throwing a passing motorcyclist from his bike. Witnesses said the motorcycle fell into the cracked pavement and tossed the biker on to the pavement. Fortunately, no cars hit him.

Anthem Bringing Over 1,800 Jobs To Atlanta

Business Facilities

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. Bank of America Plaza Atlanta stands at the pinnacle of the Atlanta skyline and serves as the anchor between Midtown and Downtown. Anthem, Inc.,

Olson Kundig unveils new mixed-use high-rise in Atlanta

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million-sf project is under construction along Atlanta’s BeltLine on the site of a former Georgia Power operations center. The project is designed to create new urban connections between Old Fourth Ward Park and the Atlanta BeltLine corridor

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

Atlanta Water Supply Program Facilities Achieve LEED Ratings

PC Construction

The Atlanta Water Supply Program project includes two pumping station facilities – the Hemphill Pump Station and the Quarry Pump Station, both of which were designed and constructed with a focus on sustainability and LEED.

Tunnel Boring Machine Arrives in Atlanta

PC Construction

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. Weighing in at 57,000 pounds, All Integrated Delivery Projects Water & Wastewater Treatment Atlanta Water Supply Program

Team Transforms Major Traffic Corridor in Atlanta

ENR Construction

Navigating noise issues, congestion and even the religious concerns of three Jewish congregations in the area, construction crews are performing surgery on a major artery in metro Atlanta in the second-largest project ever for the Georgia Dept.

$15,000 Presented to Atlanta Nonprofits

PC Construction

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. All Community

Building the Atlanta BeltLine

Construction Business Owner

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

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

Business Facilities

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

Milestones Achieved at Atlanta Water Supply Program Project

PC Construction

The Atlanta Water Supply Program project is full steam ahead as we near substantial completion in the fall of 2020. Nearly four years ago, the PC Construction / H. Russell joint venture started major. All Integrated Delivery Projects Water & Wastewater Treatment

Kaiser Permanente To Bring 900 Technology Jobs To Atlanta, GA

Business Facilities

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. Southeast Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Atlanta Blog-April-2015 Kaiser Permanente Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Atlanta Metro Is Testing Virtual Track Inspection Systems

ENR Construction

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority is well into its second phase of testing technologies for automated virtual track inspection on revenue trains on a daily basis—a first for U.S.

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.

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. The retractable roof is still being worked on but enough progress has been done for the Falcons to open it for the nationally televised game

Atlanta City Scoop: Construction Starts Should Increase in 2021

ENR Construction

After 2020 slowdown, Atlanta should see an increase in new construction contracts in 2021

Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy To Tackle Commercial Energy Use

Business Facilities

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. Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy To Tackle Commercial Energy Use appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southeast Atlanta Benchmarking Blog-May-2015 City Energy Project IMT Institute for Market Transformation Natural Resources Defense council NRDC

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. Officials have ruled out terrorism at this time, and there are indications that PVC products stored beneath the bridge caught fire. Fire officials say the entire bridge is compromised.

Best Airport - Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Landside Modernization

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Contractors updated the North and South terminals at the world's busiest airport