Columbus, OH Wins $50M Smart City Challenge

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Columbus, OH has risen above six other finalist cities to be named the winner of the U.S. As winner of the competition, Columbus secured $40 million from DOT and $10 million from Vulcan Inc. This funding is a game changer for the City of Columbus and central Ohio,” said U.S.

Columbus Automotive Manufacturer Announces Multi-Million Dollar Expansion

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Columbus Automotive Manufacturer Announces Multi-Million Dollar Expansion appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Great Lakes Blog-May-2015 Columbus Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies FECT IEDC Indiana Economic Development Corporation Industrial Development Grant Fund

zulily Expands Again In Columbus Region

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Read zulily Expands Again In Columbus Region on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Posts Office, IT & Call Centers Ohio Retail Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce Columbus Economic Development Employment Expansion Gahanna JobsOhio Obetz Site Selection Technology zulilyThe online retailer will create more than 50 jobs at its newly opened operation in Gahanna, OH.

TP Mechanical wins three AGC of Ohio safety awards

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COLUMBUS, OHIO — Mechanical contractor TP Mechanical, based in Cincinnati, won three safety awards June 16 at the 2017 Associated General Contractors of Ohio safety luncheon. The event was held at the Boat House at Confluence Park in Columbus.

Columbus Wins 'Smart City' Grant from US DOT

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Hoping not only to improve transportation options and lower infant mortality rates in disadvantaged communities but also to serve as a case study for other cities, Columbus, Ohio, has won a $40-million grant from the U.S. of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge

TPS Industrial Services Investing $3.5M In Indiana

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The logistics firm is expanding its headquarters and adding up to 61 jobs in Columbus, IN with help from state tax credits and training grants. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Indiana Logistics & Distribution Taxes & Incentives Bartholomew County Business Incentives Columbus Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Employment Expansion Indiana Economic Development Corporation Site Selection TPS Industrial Services

Custom Data System Captures Compliance

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A $429-million highway job in Ohio to bypass the southern city of Portsmouth and speed driving time between Cincinnati and Columbus by late 2018 is the state’s largest road project and its first as a public-private partnership

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit: Columbus State University Frank D. Brown Hall

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Brown Hall project included demolition, renovation and expansion to the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer building in Uptown Columbus for the relocation of administration offices and academic facilities for Columbus State University The Frank D.

Brasfield & Gorrie Celebrates Construction Milestone at Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph Hotel

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ORLANDO, Fla. -- Brasfield & Gorrie recently marked a construction milestone at the 135-room Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph boutique hotel in Columbus, Ohio. A topping out ceremony was held on May 9, marking the end of the project’s structural construction phase. The 10-story, 110,000-square-foot boutique hotel, located on North High Street in the Short North Arts District, will include deluxe spa suites, meeting rooms, a restaurant and ballrooms. frontpage

BDO USA To Hire 400 At New Ohio Business Service Center

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BDO USA, LLP will open a 33,000-square-foot business service center in Columbus, OH to support the firm’s rapid growth. Upon completion, the Columbus center will initially perform transaction services for BDO’s assurance, tax and business services and outsourcing practices.

Bell Inc. To Invest $30M In Ohio Carton Manufacturing Facility

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The Sioux Falls, SD-based company will invest $30 million in a 165,000-square-foot paperboard carton manufacturing facility in the Columbus area. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Bell Inc. will open its first eastern-U.S. facility in Central Ohio and create 275 new jobs, generating $9.2

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Toyota Forklifts Expanding Workforce In Indiana

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Over the next two years, the forklifts and related equipment provider will create up to 71 new jobs at its Columbus, IN corporate headquarters. Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Indiana Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives Columbus Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Expansion headquarters Indiana Economic Development Corporation Site Selection Toyota Material Handling Workforce Development

Sharp Rebound Expected in Construction, Economist Says

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at the company's headquarters in Columbus, Ind. Non-residential construction, led by manufacturing and commercial buildings, should see a sharp rebound in the second half of 2015, says Wells Fargo Senior Economist Anika Khan.

100,00th Paccar MX-13 Engine Produced in North America

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The engine was presented to KAG President Bruce Blaise and Vice President – Fleet Services Bruce Stockton during an event at the Paccar engine plant in Columbus, Miss., They were joined by Dean Martin, of sales for AMG Peterbilt of Columbus

Columbus-based Landscape Contractor wins iPad Mini

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David McCallum of Estate Landscaping Service was randomly selected from a group of contractors who participated in a Green Industry Pros survey on behalf of Bobcat and PLANET Advantage magazine

Location Spotlight: Ohio Electric Cooperatives

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Columbus, OH 43229. Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives provides comprehensive economic development services to 77 of Ohio’s 88 counties. A resource for 25 local electric cooperatives, Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives provides site selectors and business owners with site location assistance.

Expedient Announces Construction Of Dublin, OH Data Center

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The new data center in Dublin will ultimately triple Expedient''s footprint in the Columbus. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Expedient Announces Construction Of Dublin, OH Data Center appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Gilbane Leading Modernization of Concourses B and C at Port Columbus International Airport

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COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Starting in December 2013, travelers arriving and departing from Concourse C at Port Columbus International Airport will enjoy a fully modernized experience following the completion of a major renovation effort led by Gilbane Building Company, which was selected by the Columbus Regional Airport Authority to serve as construction manager at risk for the project.

Tech-Driven Demand, Shifts In Trade Policy Boosting U.S. Industrial Sector

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Ten-X also pinpointed Dallas, Baltimore, San Antonio, Suburban Maryland and Columbus, OH as the five markets where investors should consider selling industrial properties.

Creating Revit Egress Paths 2.0

Sean Burke

I think the best solution I’ve come across thus far, is from one of NBBJ’s own – Kelvin Tam in our Columbus office. Life Safety Gnome, the official mascot of Revit egress paths.

AT&T Introduces AT&T Fiber Ready Designation In Georgia

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As part of AT&T’s continuing efforts to drive economic development and investment in Georgia and across the country, the company has recently developed the AT&T Fiber Ready designation.

Universal Design House revisited: Manufacturers donate innovative products

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COLUMBUS, OHIO — When talking with Rosemarie Rossetti, part mastermind behind the creation of the Universal Design Living Laboratory (UDLL), you can hear genuine excitement in her voice as she talks about the unique features the house has to offer. BY JOHN MESENBRINK.

Brasfield & Gorrie Completes Eagle & Phenix Mill No. 1 Renovation

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -- Brasfield & Gorrie recently announced the completed renovation of the Eagle & Phenix Mill No. 1 in Columbus, Ga. The $6.6-million construction project transformed the nineteenth-century cotton mill into an apartment building.

Race to a Smart Future

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The finalists, announced at the South by Southwest (SXSW) tech and music fest, are: Austin, TX; Columbus, OH; Denver, CO; Kansas City, MO; Pittsburgh, PA; Portland, OR; and San Francisco, CA. As reported last month on BF.com, seven finalist cities have been chosen for the U.S.

Are you ready for some football?

Sean Burke

Kelvin Tam, an architect in our Columbus office created a parametric family taking care of the variation in dimensions for NFL, NCAA and other organizations. Revit, American style. It’s that time again.

Emphasis on Apprenticeships

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In an agreement between the city of Columbus, Ohio, and the Columbus Building & Construction Trades Council, AFL-CIO, contractor bids to build the city's new $8 million fire station will include consenting to work within the specifications of Mayor Andrew Ginther's community benefits plan.

Smart Planning Boosts Seattle To #1 City For Pedestrians

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Separated at Birth

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Columbus, OH recently completed a cap over a portion of I-670, creating new space for innovative urban development. Dwight Eisenhower’s experience as the Supreme Allied Commander in WWII motivated him as president to champion the construction of the U.S. Interstate Highway System.

Savannah Notches Record Cargo Volume

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ANTHEM EXPANDING IN COLUMBUS. a leading provider of health benefit solutions, will expand its existing Customer Care Center in Columbus, creating 450 new jobs and making a capital investment of more than $3 million in Muscogee County.

Brasfield & Gorrie Expands Footprint in the Southeast

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COLUMBUS, Ga. Brasfield & Gorrie opened the doors to its new office in Columbus, Ga. Although the firm has worked in the area for more than 20 years, this is its first office within the city’s limits. Brasfield & Gorrie expects the office to generate work totaling up to $50 million in its first few years. frontpage

Weed Man Honors Husband-Wife Team for Excellence

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Weed Man Columbus North (Ohio) hit impressive markers like $2 million in net sales and expansion into more territories

Montreal Named 2016 Intelligent Community of the Year

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The awards ceremony, held in the Africa Event Center at the Columbus Zoo, was the conclusion of the Intelligent Community Forum’s annual Summit. Montreal succeeds Columbus, which also was the host city for the 2016 ICF Summit, as the think-tank’s annual Intelligent Community of the Year.

HCEA Adds Nine Corporate Members

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Stone Products, Supreme-DSC Dredge, O&G Industries, Columbus Equipment Co., The Historical Construction Equipment Association (HCEA) announced nine new Corporate Memberships: Caterpillar, A.A. Will Corp., Eagle Crusher Co., Rhoads Industries, and Capone Brothers, Inc. The Historical Construction Equipment Association (HCEA) announced nine new Corporate Memberships. March 5, 2013. read more

Global Auto Supplier Expanding In Southern Indiana

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MPG operates more than 60 facilities around the world, including additional Indiana facilities in Bluffton, Fremont, Columbus, New Castle and Remington. Metaldyne Performance Group (MPG) will expand its operations in North Vernon, IN, creating up to 126 new jobs by 2019.

Location Spotlight: Ohio Electric Cooperatives

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Columbus, OH 43229. Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives provides comprehensive economic development services to 77 of Ohio’s 88 counties. A resource for 25 local electric cooperatives, Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives provides site selectors and business owners with site location assistance.

BUSINESS REPORT: Mississippi Looks To Energy Sector To Fuel Statewide Growth

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A leader in the design and production of specialized unmanned aircraft and other advanced aerospace vehicles, Aurora Flight Sciences’ expansion at their Columbus, MS, facility is the company’s first step into automated equipment that will create precise, high-volume manufacturing.

Morbark Honors Top Dealers

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Morbark dealer Columbus Equipment Company was named Industrial Dealer of the Year for the second straight year