Amazon Expanding Austin Tech Hub, Creating 800 New Jobs

Business Facilities

Read: Amazon Expanding Austin Tech Hub, Creating 800 New Jobs at BusinessFacilities.com. Amazon has created more than 22,000 jobs in Texas and invested over $7 billion in the state since 2011, including infrastructure and compensation.

Austin, Denver, New York Are Top Startup Ecosystems

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Austin , Denver and New York are the cities with the top Startup Ecosystems in Business Facilities’ 15th Annual Rankings Report. Austin is a dynamic, cosmopolitan city that established its high-tech bona fides years ago.

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Defense Innovation Unit Experimental Comes To Austin

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Read Defense Innovation Unit Experimental Comes To Austin on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. DIUx will connect the Department of Defense with hundreds of private sector firms to enhance the technological capabilities of the U.S.

Austin Clarifies Which Construction Considered ‘Essential’

Construction Equipment

An article in the Austin Monitor clarifies rules for the construction industry, answering the question of which During the Covid-19 pandemic, governments local and federal have asked nonessential businesses to close or suspend operations. Many states are considering construction essential.

Austin, Texas, program requires contractors, developers to pay for employee parking

Construction Dive

A new pilot program designed to curb parking shortages caused by construction workers in downtown Austin follows similar efforts by cities in Florida, California, Utah and Colorado

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Apple is building a 192-room hotel on its billion-dollar Austin Campus

BD+C

Announced in a revised site plan approved by the City of Austin on April 29, Apple is adding a 75,500-sf, six-story hotel to its billion-dollar corporate campus that is currently under construction in Northwest Austin.

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Austin Commercial to manage construction of $240M soccer stadium in Austin, Texas

Construction Dive

Gensler will be the lead architect and CAA Icon the project manager for Precourt Sports Ventures' privately financed mixed-used project for Austin FC

Integreon Opens Global Delivery Center In Austin, TX

Business Facilities

Integreon, a global provider of outsourced legal and business services, expands into Austin for its highly skilled and creative workforce, creating more than 100 jobs. Integreon Opens Global Delivery Center In Austin, TX appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Austin, Charlotte, Denver Are Tops In BF’s Growth Chart

Business Facilities

Austin, TX has been named the top metro for Economic Growth Potential in Business Facilities' 13th Annual Rankings Report. Read: Austin, Charlotte, Denver Are Tops In BF’s Growth Chart.

Austin creates innovative plan to boost affordable housing

BD+C

City leaders in Austin, Texas are backing an innovative policy to increase the amount of affordable housing. The plan relaxes zoning restrictions and provides incentives for higher density construction in affordable and mixed-income developments.

Apple To Build New Campus In Austin, Add Jobs Across U.S.

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Read: Apple To Build New Campus In Austin, Add Jobs Across U.S. Daily News Data Centers Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Research & Development Site Selection Texas Workforce Development Apple Austin Boulder Capital Investment corporate expansion Culver City New York (NY) Pittsburgh San Diego Seattle Technology

Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners

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Austin, TX added to its impressive record of success in Business Facilities’ Metro Rankings Report with the best across-the-board showing in the magazine’s 2015 edition. Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 Austin blog-August-2015 metro rankings Nashville north carolina Raleigh rankings tennesseeBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Apple plans $1B Austin, Texas, campus

Construction Dive

The tech giant will build 3 million square feet of office space on a 133-acre plot about one mile from its existing site, to support up to 15,000 employees

A Remarkable Tiny Home Village in Austin, Texas

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The post A Remarkable Tiny Home Village in Austin, Texas appeared first on Natural Building Blog. Community First!

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Austin

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Dodge offers data on projected 2020 construction starts in the Austin area

Apple selects Austin for $1 billion campus

BD+C

Hot on the heels of Amazon’s Lebron James-esque HQ2 location selection sideshow, Apple has quietly announced it, too, will be taking its talents to a new city (or in this case, expanding its talents in that city): Austin, Texas

Austin’s first indoor shopping mall becomes Austin Community College’s new digital media center

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The first indoor shopping mall in Austin, Texas is currently undergoing a major renovation to become Austin Community College’s new digital media center.

CURT Winter Meeting in Austin

Collaborative Construction

The Construction Users Round Table (CURT) will hold it's winter meeting in Austin, Texas February 5, 2013. The next day CURT will host a safety seminar focused on Best Practices for Workplace Safety. CURT members should make plans to attend as should anyone looking for high quality construction industry information and an opportunity to meet owner representatives from major corporations. The link below takes you to CURT's events page.

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Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Austin

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2019 construction starts in the Austin area

ClearSpace Keeps Prefab Simple in Austin

Jetson Green

Austin-based ClearSpace Homes has been around for several years, but recently I noticed the founder, Hayden Lindley, was working on some new designs. ClearSpace is focused on customers in the Austin area right now, though they’d entertain developments or mass orders in any state.

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Prefab Eco-Friendly Tiny Studio in Austin

Jetson Green

Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: ClearSpace Keeps Prefab Simple in Austin. Prefab Austin ClearSpace modular residential shed

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UT-Austin Nexushaus at the 2015 Solar Decathlon

Contractor Magazine

University of Texas at Austin mechanical engineer Charles Upshaw tells Contractor about the mechanical system he designed for his school's entry in the 2015 Solar Decathlon.

Two TEF Investments Creating 615 New Jobs In Austin, TX

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through the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) that will create a total of 615 new jobs in Austin, TX. Websense is relocating its corporate headquarters from San Diego to Austin, creating 445 new jobs and a projected capital investment of more than $9.9 Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Video: Austin Worker Crushed By Preformed Concrete Slab

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A construction worker was crushed Wednesday morning when a concrete slab weighing 30,000 to 40,000 pounds fell off a flatbed truck and onto him at a construction site for a parking garage, part of an apartment complex being built in southeast Austin.

Over 400 micro units spread across two communities under development in Austin

BD+C

has acquired a 0.56-acre site and a 1.6-acre site in Austin, Texas with the intention to build two micro-unit communities. The communities will be the second and third micro-unit developments for the company in Downtown Austin Transwestern Development Co.

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BUSINESS REPORT: Texas – Innovation Moves Front And Center In Austin

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Technology shares the spotlight with music and film at the annual South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX. Technology innovation is happening across the country, but there is no better place to witness the revolution other than Austin, TX, home to a rapidly expanding technology industry.

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Austin

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater Austin area

VIDEO: Austin Readies for 10-Year Transportation Fix

Construction Equipment

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will soon begin a 10-year plan to fix Austin’s current traffic situation. Some of these projects include adding lanes to I-35, and changes in the “Y,” an interchange in southwest Austin. TxDOT is planning to spend $440 million to add three lanes in

Austin apartment façade branded with metal mesh

BD+C

When architects at Austin-based PSW Homes initiated plans for Thornton Flats, a three-building, 104-unit urban-infill luxury apartment complex, the design team developed a leaf graphic for the community to give Millennial residents an icon that was representative of their values and those of the builder.

Texas Chapter of COAA Winter Workshop in Austin

Collaborative Construction

The Construction Owners Association of America's (COAA) Texas chapter is hosting a Winter Workshop in Austin, Texas. It's interesting that two major owner organizations are meeting in Austin on the same day.

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An Athletics Hall of Fame opens on the Austin campus of the University of Texas

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Last Friday, the University of Texas at Austin held a grand opening ceremony for the Frank Denius Family Athletics Hall of Fame, a 24,713-sf space that is located at the north endzone of Darrell K.

Best Cultural/Worship: Austin by Ellsworth Kelly

ENR Construction

Austin is a permanent piece of the Blanton Museum of Art’s collection and is the only building designed by artist Ellsworth Kelly, who gifted the design concept to the museum in January 2015. It was Kelly’s final project before his death in December 2015

Austin apartment façade branded with metal mesh

BD+C

When architects at Austin-based PSW Homes initiated plans for Thornton Flats, a three-building, 104-unit urban-infill luxury apartment complex, the design team developed a leaf graphic for the community to give Millennial residents an icon that was representative of their values and those of the builder.

BIG-designed 1.3 million-sf sports and entertainment district includes Austin’s first pro-sports stadium

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million sf in Austin, Texas the new East Austin District will provide the fast-growing city with its first pro-sports stadium and large-scale music arena. Spread across 1.3

Texas DOT proposes $8B highway plan, overhaul of I-35 through Austin

Construction Dive

The city's local planning organization has already committed $400,000 to the project in the hopes of moving it along

Major Austin transit plan could cost up to $10B

Construction Dive

Officials said the figure is based on building a light rail system component in each of the plan's 11 targeted transit corridors, which likely won't happen

Austin, Texas | NLand Is North America’s First Surf Park

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Read Austin, Texas | NLand Is North America’s First Surf Park on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Texas Videos Surf Parks video Wavegardens

Metal mesh lends 'natural, chill vibe' to South Austin rental complex

BD+C

The in-house design team at PSW Homes, Austin, Texas, had already used a leaf motif on murals in the first two buildings of the 104-unit Thornton Flats luxury apartments, in South Austin. But the architects wanted a graphic treatment with a lot more pop for the third building in the complex

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TEF Investment athenahealth Creating More Than 600 Jobs In Austin, TX

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is expanding its Austin operations, creating 607 jobs and a projected capital investment of more than $13 million. Austin offers a strong talent pool to aid in the important work we do at athenahealth to advance connectivity in health care.” Posted by Heidi Schwartz. Texas Gov.

DPR Construction Selected to Build New Charles Schwab Austin Campus

Construction Superintendent Magazine

AUSTIN, Texas -- DPR Construction has been selected by Charles Schwab to build the company’s new corporate campus, located on a 50-acre site in Austin, Texas. The new Charles Schwab Austin Campus will be built in two phases. frontpage

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