Dallas architects recognized at 2016 AIA Dallas Built Design Awards

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The Dallas Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Dallas) has selected four projects to receive 2016 Built Design Honor Awards, the highest recognition of works that exemplify excellence in built projects by Dallas architects.

Green Building is Now the Law in Dallas

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Dallas has now accepted the first building permit applications under its green building ordinance. Dallas is one of the first major cities in the nation to implement comprehensive mandatory green building standards for both all new residential and commercial construction.

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Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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

Provo, Raleigh, Dallas Top Best Performing Cities List

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Read: Provo, Raleigh, Dallas Top Best Performing Cities List at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors California Colorado Development Indicators Featured Florida Georgia North Carolina Oregon South Carolina Surveys & Research Tennessee Texas Utah Washington best-performing cities Capital Investment Dallas Economic Development Employment Milken Institute Provo Raleigh Site Selection Survey

Bobcat of Dallas Adds Location No. 6

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Bobcat of Dallas has added a sixth Bobcat dealership in Texas, located at 2720 N. We believe that local dealer support provides the best value for our customers,” says Cole Young, president of Bobcat of Dallas.

Mall demo paves way for $1B Dallas development

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The 23-acre Park Heritage project will redevelop a portion of the Valley View Mall with high-rise offices, residences and retail space

Multifamily Pro Connect kicks off in Dallas

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On behalf of Building Design + Construction , Multifamily Design + Construction , and Professional Builder , Multifamily Pro Connect is officially underway in Dallas.

Dallas Couple Builds Luxurious Shipping Container Home

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Matt and Barbara Mooney of Dallas, TX worked with local firm M Gooden Design to create their 3,700-square-foot dream home using 14 40-foot long recycled shipping containers as the main building blocks.

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McKesson Expanding In Dallas, Creating 975 Jobs

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McKesson Corporation will consolidate and expand its operations in the Dallas metro area and open a new regional office in Irving, TX. McKesson Expanding In Dallas, Creating 975 Jobs.

Art-focused hotel will be the first to open in the Dallas Arts District

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HALL Arts Hotel will become the first hotel to open in the Dallas Arts District, the country’s largest contiguous urban arts district, when it opens to the public in fall 2019

Signature Systems Group Relocating Headquarters To Dallas, TX

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Signature Systems Group Relocating Headquarters To Dallas, TX appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest Blog-Nov-2014 Dallas New York City Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Major contracts awarded for $1.1B Dallas light-rail

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City transit officials awarded a design-build contract to the JV of Archer Western and Herzog Contracting Corp. for construction of a 26-mile east-west line

Perkins+Will designs new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit for Children’s Health in Dallas

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Children’s Health’s new 30,000 sf Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Dallas, Texas was designed by Perkins+Will to improve the experience of the families spending time within it to make a difficult situation easier

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Historic Corrigan Tower in Dallas becomes 1900 Pacific Residences

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Hedrick and constructed starting in 1952, provided rentable office space on Elm Street in downtown Dallas. For many years, Corrigan Tower, originally designed in 1950 by architect Wyatt C.

Panasonic Opens Engineering & Fabrication Center in Metro Dallas

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Panasonic Opens Engineering & Fabrication Center in Metro Dallas originally appeared on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Building a high resolution videoboard at Panasonic’s new engineering and fabrication center in metro Dallas.

Renovation: Best Project: First Presbyterian Church of Dallas Sanctuary Renovation

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In restoring the sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church of Dallas to its 1912 Greek Revival design, details were everything

Dallas Airport CEO Shaped Vision for Carbon Neutrality

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Creating the vision that led to Dallas-Fort Worth’s status as the first carbon-neutral North American airport

Dallas nonresidential construction activity dropped 44% year over year in August

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The slower pace of the nonresidential construction market has pushed total construction activity in the Dallas-Fort Worth market down 7% so far this year

QTS Completes Phase I Construction Of Dallas-Fort Worth Data Center

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QTS Completes Phase I Construction Of Dallas-Fort Worth Data Center appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest Utilities Blog-Dec-2015 Dallas Fort Worth QTS Realty Trust Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Chicago, Houston, and Dallas deemed ‘most dangerous cities for migratory birds’

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The top three most dangerous cities for bird collisions—Chicago, Houston, and Dallas—are located within the heart of North America’s most trafficked aerial corridors, according a new Cornell study. Collisions with buildings kill an estimated 600 million birds in the U.S.

Caruth Home in Dallas Boasts LEED Gold Features, Blends Seamlessly With Nature

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Architect Tom Reisenbichler has designed this gorgeous Caruth Boulevard home located in Dallas, Texas. Modern architecture caruth boulevard dallas texas leed gold tom reisenbichler

Balfour Beatty Uses Top-Down Method to Drive Dallas High-Rise Schedule

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The top-down construction method is relatively new to the Dallas market

ABM acquires Dallas-based Mechanical Solutions, Inc.

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a provider of HVAC services, plumbing and building automation in the Dallas, TX area. ABM announced that its ABM Technical Solutions group has acquired Mechanical Solutions, Inc., read more. Management

E-Commerce, Logistics Signed Largest Warehouse Leases In 2018

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CBRE study found that last year, 61 of the largest 100 industrial leases in the U.S. were completed by e-commerce companies and logistics firms. Read: E-Commerce, Logistics Signed Largest Warehouse Leases In 2018 at BusinessFacilities.com.

Perkins+Will-designed, STEM-focused elementary school opens in Dallas

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The new Katherine Johnson technology Magnet Academy (KJTMA) was designed with an emphasis on technology, STEM, and outdoor learning. The school provides learning opportunities focused on robotics, coding, science, digital art, and music for 900 kindergarten through fifth grade students each year

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Dallas

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Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater Fort Worth area

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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Dodge offers data on 2017 starts in the greater Dallas area

Dallas-Fort Worth No. 2 in construction starts

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From January to May 2018, the value of the Texas region's new projects totaled $8.8 billion, behind New York City metro area's $15 billion

Landscape/Hardscape Best Project: Dallas Zoo Simmons Hippo Outpost

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The Dallas Zoo’s $10-million, 2.2-acre African waterhole habitat is now home to two large Nile hippopotamuses, Red River hogs and an okapi herd

$1.5B set to expand mixed-used project in Dallas suburb

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Developer and commercial real estate agency Bright Realty broke ground this week on a new mixed-use, "urban core" project at its continually growing Castle Hills development in Lewisville, Texas

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: Courtyard Marriott in Dallas

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Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/texas-louisiana/photos

PCL Construction Opens Dallas Office

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DALLAS, Texas -- The PCL family of companies is expanding with the opening of a new Water Infrastructure Group office in Dallas, Texas. The Dallas office will target the growing number of projects aimed at producing enough clean drinking water for state residents. frontpage

American Airlines, DFW announce up to $3.5B capital program

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Design work on a sixth terminal at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport should start immediately

Emerald Transformer Relocates Headquarters To Texas

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Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Texas Transportation & Infrastructure Utilities corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Dallas Dallas/Ft. The move to McKinney, TX will enhance corporate support for the transformer services company’s eight locations and 450 employees. Read: Emerald Transformer Relocates Headquarters To Texas at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Construction begins on tallest building in Dallas suburb

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The 25-story luxury tower will be located along Frisco's booming "$5 Billion Mile." " Development is happening so fast that officials estimate there are billions in projects even outside of that concentrated area

Dallas Business Journal, BBB name TDIndustries ethics winner

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The awards are presented to North Texas organizations that are evaluated on the integrity and ethics behind their business dealings

Why Dallas Called for Do-Over On Big Drainage Tunnel Project

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After discarding both the low and second-low bids, the city of Dallas has decided to start over with a competition for a big drainage-tunnel prime contract in the Trinity River watershed in the east section of the city

Dallas Passes Mandatory Breaks For Construction Workers

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An ordinance passed by the Dallas city council mandates that construction workers take a 10-minute break for every four hours worked, reports NBCFDW. Neither the federal Fair Labor Standards Act nor Texas law requires employers to give their employees breaks. Breaks are considered to be an optional employee benefit, according to FLSA

Code amendment in Dallas would limit building exterior reflectivity

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The Dallas City Council is expected to vote soon on a proposed code amendment would limit a building’s exterior reflectivity of “visible light” to 15%.

The Headquarters Of Headquarters

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Irving-Las Colinas, in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, is a magnet for Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporate headquarters, with more HQ per capita than other cities. Read: The Headquarters Of Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com.