Anthem Bringing Over 1,800 Jobs To Atlanta

Business Facilities Blog

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

PC Construction Blog

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

Business Facilities Blog

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

$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.

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

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

Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Atlanta

ENR Construction

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

Atlanta Adopts Progressive Energy Policy To Tackle Commercial Energy Use

Business Facilities Blog

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.

Atlanta to Raise Roof for Falcons, Packers

Construction Equipment

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.

Kaiser Permanente To Bring 900 Technology Jobs To Atlanta, GA

Business Facilities Blog

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.

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

Business Facilities Blog

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

The Revitalization of Atlanta’s Westside

Construction Business Owner

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.

VXI Global Solutions To Create 570 Jobs In Metro Atlanta

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VXI Global Solutions To Create 570 Jobs In Metro Atlanta originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. VXI Global Solutions To Create 570 Jobs In Metro Atlanta. VXI Global Solutions To Create 570 Jobs In Metro Atlanta originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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

ENR Construction

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

Switch Investing $2.5B In Atlanta Data Center

Business Facilities Blog

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.

Fire Collapses I85 Bridge in Atlanta

Construction Equipment

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

Construction Equipment

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

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

'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

Pioneering Urban Loft Space in Atlanta

BD+C

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’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.

Honeywell Will Create Over 800 Jobs In Atlanta

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Read Honeywell Will Create Over 800 Jobs In Atlanta on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium Won't Make July 30 Deadline

Construction Equipment

According to the Atlanta United website , Mercedes-Benz Stadium (MBS) will open in late August with two NFL pre-season games based on revised completion timelines presented by the construction team and announced today by Steve Cannon, chief executive officer of AMB Group, LLC.

Atlanta's I-85 to Reopen Full Month Ahead of Schedule

Construction Equipment

Thanks to 24-hour efforts, good weather, and substantial financial incentives, Atlanta's I-85 bridge and roadway Atlanta will reopen in time for Monday’s morning rush hour commute and maybe even sooner. And now for some good news -.

MetLife to build 8.5-acre mixed-use development in Atlanta

Construction Dive

The MetLife site was one of several submitted to Amazon as a potential location for its $5 billion, second North American headquarters

Exotic Cap of Atlanta Stadium Opened Slowly Before Game

ENR Construction

Work to fully automate the kinetic oculus of the roof of Atlanta’s $1.5-billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium, which opened late last month, will continue through the fall, says developer-operator AMB Group LLC

Video Update: I-85 Bridge Reconstruction in Atlanta

Construction Equipment

The section of I-85 in Atlanta that collapsed last week due to a fire under a bridge overpass should be up and running just 10 weeks after the incident happened.

City Scoop: Atlanta

ENR Construction

The simultaneous construction of two major league stadiums has definitely impacted contractors’ delivery of projects across the city

The New Flat Rate to host Major League for a Day seminar in Atlanta April 12

Constructor Magazine

The New Flat Rate, a leading provider of menu pricing for residential home service companies, is hosting a seminar at the Hilton Garden Inn, Atlanta Airport, on Wednesday, April 12, from 8 a.m.

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Tiny Student Housing Experiment in Atlanta

Jetson Green

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.

Mercedes-Benz Stadium - New Home for the Atlanta Falcons

Construction Dive

This fascinating time-lapse video of construction of the new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons shows assembly of the stadium plus the 17,000 tons of steel put in place for the retractable roof structure. Talk about a lot of cranes!

Atlanta Falcons Mercedes-Benz Stadium Taking Shape

Construction Dive

Covered previously here in ConstructionPro Week (Nov. 2015 and Oct. 2016), the Mercedes-Benz stadium is taking its final shape in preparation for completion this summer. Read more

An Atlanta business group proposes a ‘floating’ park over a busy highway

BD+C

Early next month, the Buckhead Community Improvement District (BCID) is scheduled to meet about how to move forward with its plan for a half-mile-long urban park that would be built over a busy highway and MARTA rail line that currently bifurcate this affluent Atlanta neighborhood

The Agonies of Building Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium

ENR Construction

The ups and downs of designing and constructing an exotic convertible stadium roof

Atlanta Plans $6 Billion Airport Expansion-Video

Construction Equipment

. . Two giant, translucent canopies arcing over several lanes of roadway and sidewalks outside the Hartsfield Jackson domestic terminal will be the most visible features of a $6 billion expansion project at Atlanta's airport during the next 20 years.

Atlanta Braves' SunTrust Park Hits a Home Run

ENR Construction

Builders of the Southeast Project of the Year overcame a daunting schedule and unexpected site challenges to deliver a standout facility

Intentionally Set Atlanta Interstate Fire Closes Artery Until June

ENR Construction

are removing debris from an Interstate 85 bridge in Atlanta that collapsed during a March 30 rush-hour fire Crews from C.W. Matthews Contracting Co., Marietta, Ga.,