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.

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Austin

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

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

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


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

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.

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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Prefab Eco-Friendly Tiny Studio in Austin

Jetson Green

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


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

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.

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.

Vision Zero comes to Austin: An outside perspective


Until moving to Austin, that kind of danger was almost totally unfamiliar to me. How often do you feel unsafe crossing the street? Growing up in England, I learned my Green Cross Code. Then I lived in hyper-regulated London for ten years

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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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.

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

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Austin

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

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.

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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McCarthy Steps in on MoPac Toll Road Project in Austin, Texas

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will put finishing touches on Austin’s MoPac Boulevard toll project after the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority was unable to come to terms with original contractor CH2M McCarthy Building Cos.

Austin votes to bar contractors who work on Trump's US–Mexico border wall

Construction Dive

The measure will only apply to those who have done work on the expansion planned by President Donald Trump

UT-Austin Nexushaus at the 2015 Solar Decathlon

Constructor 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.

A Bar Made of Shipping Containers Opens in Austin

Jetson Green

The Container Bar, so named because it is made entirely of recycled shipping containers has recently opened its doors in Austin, Texas.

Unusual Construction Project Brings Waves to Austin

Construction Informer

But, that’s what’s getting under construction in Austin, Texas, with completion slated for 2016, or about eight months after kick off. The post Unusual Construction Project Brings Waves to Austin appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Google+.

Business Facilities’ 10th Annual Rankings Report: Austin, Baton Rouge, Mobile Leaders In Growth Potential

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Austin, TX is Business Facilities’ top-ranked metro for Economic Growth Potential. “Austin has firmly established itself as one of the leading high-tech hubs in the U.S.,” ” The burgeoning high-tech industry in Austin has made Texas the second-largest semiconductor job market after California. Austin has more than 120,000 people employed by more than 4,400 technology firms. AUSTIN, TX.

An Austin, Texas Bungalow Transformed Into a Sustainable Modern Dwelling

Jetson Green

Architect Joseph Bennett recently completed a remodeling project of a 1917 Austin, Texas bungalow measuring 2,500 square feet. The renovated bungalow has received a LEED Silver and the Austin Energy Green Building 5 Star certifications.

Micro apartment complex planned for artsy Austin district


For younger adults that want a place to live in a bustling area of Austin, Texas, a new apartment complex could be an option if they don’t mind tighter spaces. This week, Transwestern Development announced plans to develop a micro-unit community, Indie Apartments, in the East Sixth district just east of downtown Austin. The 55,814-sf property will have 139 units, with 350-sf, one-bedroom units and 520-sf, two-bedroom options.

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.

Kitchell Expands Regionally with Austin Office

Construction Superintendent Magazine

AUSTIN, Texas -- Kitchell is expanding its Southwest footprint with a dedicated office in Austin, Texas, to serve a growing clientele and a number of design build, construction management, facility planning and development pursuits. The company officially opened its doors June 1 at Stonelake 4, 4030 W. Braker Lane. The 5,100-square-foot office has 11 employees, with room to grow. frontpage

Hensel Phelps Awarded CMAR Contract at Austin-Bergstrom Airport

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Hensel Phelps was recently awarded a construction manager-at-risk contract for the concessions build-out at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas. This contract is with Delaware North Travel Hospitality Inc., a hospitality, food service and retail company, servicing airports and sports venues across the globe. frontpage

Historic 1950s-Era Austin Duplex Gets Sustainable Renovation from Alterstudio Architects

Jetson Green

This sustainable remodeling project by Alterstudio Architects renovated a 1950s-era duplex in the Hyde Park historic district of Austin, Texas, into a contemporary single-family home that is both energy-efficient and water-conserving.

Austin Bans Work to Wall Firms As AGC Pushes Cities' Litigation

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The Austin Company Announces New Hires and Professional Designations

Construction Superintendent Magazine

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Austin Company continues its growth with the addition and development of several associates, including three superintendents: frontpage

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: STEM building at Stephen. F. Austin State University

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Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to

Apple’s Austin Operations Center Claims Bronze 2012 Deal Of The Year From Business Facilities

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Apple’s selection of Austin, TX as the site for its new $304-million Operations Center is the Bronze Award winner in Business Facilities’ 2012 Economic Development Deal of the Year competition. The Austin Chamber of Commerce, Travis County and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Tourism were key players in bringing the project to fruition. Southwest Apple Austin Business Facilities Deal of the Year

Health Learning Building at The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

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Dell Medical School’s Health Learning Building, a $36.42-million project, is the first new medical school constructed at a Tier 1 American research university in decades

Austin, Texas wins ‘Top City’ in the Emerging Trends in Real Estate outlook


Austin, Texas wins “Top City,” thanks to its authentic, niche neighborhoods and depth of economic diversity, from manufacturing to education, health care and technology Niche neighborhoods and economic diversity are driving forces behind the strong showing of this year’s top ten U.S. cities, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2017 , recently released by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).

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First look: Austin to get first high-rise since 2003


has commenced construction on Colorado Tower, a 371,000-sf Class A office development in Downtown Austin, Texas. The 29-story building, designed by Duda/Paine Architects, will be the first high-rise tower built in Austin since Cousins developed Frost Bank Tower in 2003.

Austin Roofing Company Proudly Serves City Of Abilene In Storm Recovery

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Austin, TX (PRWEB) April 15, 2012. has been serving Texas in Austin for over 40 years and in San Antonio since 2001. serves Texas from their Austin location situated on a thirty-acre site that houses their corporate offices, warehouse, and sheet metal shop.