AT&T Discovery District is Dallas’ newest mixed-use destination

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AT&T Discovery District, the transformation of AT&T’s global headquarters into an immersive, mixed-use destination, has completed after five years in the making in downtown Dallas.

Orlando No. 1 In Business Climate, Dallas Is Top Millennial Magnet

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Orlando, FL has the Best Business Climate among large cities and Dallas tops the leaderboard of Millennial Magnets in BF's 16th Annual Rankings Report. 1 In Business Climate, Dallas Is Top Millennial Magnet at BusinessFacilities.com.

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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.

Walmart Locating Two New High-Tech Supply Chain Facilities In Texas

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The Automated Fulfillment Center and Automated Grocery Distribution Center will create approximately 1,000 supply chain jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Green Building is Now the Law in Dallas

Green Building Law Update

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. Expedited review is available for projects that are at a minimum Dallas Green Construction Code compliant, LEED Silver certifiable or ASHRAE 189.1-2011 certifiable.

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Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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

[VIDEO] ‘Big Tex’ to Bore 5-Mile Tunnel Under Dallas

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Crews in Dallas are set to begin boring the Mill Creek Tunnel, a miles-long underground tunnel that will provide flooding relief to parts of the city that have gone underwater during heavy rain. According to Dallas news, the machine, named “Big Tex,” is 38 feet in diameter and 230 feet long.

‘Big Tex’ to Bore 5-Mile Tunnel Under Dallas

Construction Equipment

Crews in Dallas are set to begin boring the Mill Creek Tunnel, a miles-long underground tunnel that will provide flooding relief to parts of the city that have gone underwater during heavy rain. According to Dallas news, the machine, named “Big Tex,” is 38 feet in diameter and 230 feet long.

Harwood’s Tallest Tower Seeks Harmony in Dallas

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A tight site, distinctive exterior and strict schedule required careful planning and execution on the Harwood District’s new Class AA office tower

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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Dodge offers data on projected 2021 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

AECOM Shifts Base, Some C-Suite to Dallas from LA

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Global giant retains 2,500 California staff core; AFL-CIO deputy Liz Shuler named to interim top role following Richard Trumka's death

Prefabricated Concourse at Dallas-Fort Worth Will Be a First for US Airports

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Preparatory work is underway for a summer installation of a new concourse at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport using prefabrication and modular methods—a first for U.S.

'Leaning Tower of Dallas' Still Standing After Failed Demolition

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An 11-story office tower in Dallas, Texas was set to be brought down in a controlled demolition in Feb. 16, which dropped the outer shell of the building but failed to bring down the structure’s concrete core

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. After a thoughtful and thorough selection process, we’re excited to consolidate our Dallas-area offices into a new, state-of-the-art facility in Irving, TX,” said David Evangelista, Senior Vice President and General Manager of McKesson Financial Center. McKesson Expanding In Dallas, Creating 975 Jobs.

OSHA Fines Crane Company in Fatal Dallas Collapse

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Six months after Terex Peneir SK415 crane collapsed onto a Dallas apartment building, killing one, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the crane’s owner, Bigge Crane and Rigging Co.

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. Main St., Paris, Texas. “We Our newest location in Paris, Texas, will be that local

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Higher Education/Research Best Project Texas A&M Dallas AgriLife Center

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The three-story, $27.4-million Texas A&M Dallas AgriLife Center includes six modern laboratories, a rooftop greenhouse and a workspace for about 100 employees

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

Texas Lands $17B Samsung Chip Manufacturing Factory

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In the largest foreign direct investment in Texas on record, Samsung will create more than 2,000 high-tech jobs at its new semiconductor manufacturing facility in Taylor, TX. The post Texas Lands $17B Samsung Chip Manufacturing Factory appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

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[VIDEO] 1 Killed, 6 Injured in Dallas Crane Collapse

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One person was killed whena crane collapsed onto a downtown Dallas apartment building on Sunday afternoon as severe storms hit the area. Six people were also taken to local hospitals, with two people in critical condition, two seriously injured, and one with a minor injury. CBS reported that Jason

Major contracts awarded for $1.1B Dallas light-rail

Construction Dive

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

Dallas crane collapse kills one, injures several others

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The crane, owned and operated by Bigge Crane and Rigging, was toppled by wind gusts of up to 70 mph, according to NBC 5 DFW

Bronze Award: 2019 Economic Development Deal Of The Year

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BRONZE AWARD Project Title: Uber Technologies General and Administrative Hub Entered By: City of Dallas Office of Economic Development Uber’s selection of the Deep Ellum neighborhood of Dallas for its new U.S.

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Omnitracs Opens Its New HQ In Downtown Dallas, TX

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The company relocated from San Diego to downtown Dallas into a space designed by BOKA Powell. Omnitracs Opens Its New HQ In Downtown Dallas, TX appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest Blog-March-2015 Dallas San Diego Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The growing transportation technology firm houses over 500 employees. .

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

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. Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company has opened a high-tech engineering and fabrication center in Metro Dallas to support its fast-growing videoboard and “spectacular” digital signage business.

South Korean Auto Supplier Investing $5M In Alabama Expansion

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Seoyon E-Hwa Interior Systems will expand its industrial operation in Selma’s Craig Industrial Park, creating 60 jobs in Dallas County. Read: South Korean Auto Supplier Investing $5M In Alabama Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

The continent’s tallest living wall could soon sprout in Dallas

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A 26-story, 319,000-sf residential tower planned for downtown Dallas will, when completed, include what its developer claims is the tallest living wall in North America.

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

Dallas Crane Collapse Still Unresolved

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Investigators look at whether the crane had been set to weathervane during high winds; Texas’ safety record is questioned

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. The new facility will provide room for future organizational growth and will feature a state-of-the-art distribution center and product showroom.

2021 multifamily housing outlook: Dallas, Miami, D.C., will lead apartment completions

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In its latest outlook report for the multifamily rental market , Yardi Matrix outlined several reasons for hope for a solid recovery for the multifamily housing sector in 2021, especially during the second half of the year.

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. One of the best things about shipping container architecture is that you can go as small or as large as you like.

Fluor-Balfour Beatty JV wins $1.7B Dallas highway contract

Construction Dive

The Pegasus Link Constructors JV beat out two other teams to win the 11-mile I-635 widening and reconstruction project

PCL Construction Opens Dallas Office

Construction Superintendent Magazine

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

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. The theme for this year's ProConnects is "Partnerships," with the ultimate goal being the facilitation of new relationships, great partnerships, and profitable businesses. Thursday's agenda began at 7:00 AM and the event will conclude Friday at noon. Below you will find photos of the first day's activities.

Landscape Supplier Expanding in Dallas Area

Green Industry Professionals

Shemin Landscape Supply opening second site to serve Dallas market; offering to include plants, hardscapes, irrigation, water features, lighting and more

Update: Company Involved in Dallas Crane Collapse Blames 'Extreme Local Wind' in Statement

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Bigge Crane and Rigging, the owner of the crane that fell onto a Dallas apartment, released a new statement today blaming “extreme local wind” for the accident. In the statement, the company said that Bigge owns the crane in question, and that it was leased to Greystar Development and Construction

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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