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.

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

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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

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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.

Dallas Calls Do-Over on Badly Needed Drainage Tunnel Job

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The two lowest bidders for the tunnel are unhappy

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.

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

Project Runways: Airport Ambitions In Dallas and Kansas City

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One airport looks to new contracting styles; the other just needs a new terminal

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.

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

Dallas plumber wins American Standard Plumber Know How contest

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Experiences with drought conditions in Texas have inspired Wakefield to emphasize water conservation in his work, educating homeowners, realtors and other plumbers on the importance of reducing usage of this critical resource. read more. Plumbing Contractor Green

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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.

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%.

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Dallas

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Dodge offers data on 2017 starts in the greater Dallas area

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

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Lineage Logistics Growing National Network

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Arizona Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Pennsylvania Texas Bethlehem Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Dallas-Fort Worth Distribution Center Expansion Logistics Phoenix refrigerated warehouse Site Selection Sunnyvale warehousingThe warehousing and logistics company will expand two facilities in Texas, and has acquired two more in Arizona and Pennsylvania.

Hilti Announces HQ Move From Tulsa, OK To Plano, TX

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Tulsa-based test lab, Repair Service and Distribution Centers will also be relocated to Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Southwest Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Blog-Oct-2014 Dallas Tulsa Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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New hotel to be developed at future Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters

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The Dallas Cowboys and Omni Hotels & Resorts are partnering to develop a new hotel at the future site of the Cowboys World Headquarters in Frisco, Texas.

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Developer will convert Dallas' storied LTV Building into mixed-use residential tower

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Led by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, New Orleans-based HRI Properties will officially mark the launch of the LTV Building’s $80 million conversion into downtown Dallas’s first mixed-use hotel and residential complex. New Orleans-based HRI Properties, LLC (HRI) recently completed the purchase of one of the most storied buildings in downtown Dallas and will convert it to an innovative mixed-use complex that will include a 171-room Hilton Garden Inn Hotel and 186 luxury apartments.

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

Master Plumber Roger Wakefield wins American Standard Plumber Know How contest

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American Standard is pleased to announce that Roger Wakefield, master plumber and owner of Texas Green Plumbing in Dallas. read more. Plumbing

AT&T Eyes 100 U.S. Cities And Municipalities Fiber Upgrade

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The services are available in Austin and some surrounding communities, and are expected to roll out in parts of Dallas this summer. . Southwest Utilities AT&T Austin Blog-July-2014 Dallas Economic Development Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations

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Dallas, Texas. At that rate, Dallas would be expected to add 67,959 jobs; however, Dallas surpassed expectations and added 112,829 jobs. Dallas, TX (1.3%). Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The U.S.

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The Wrench Group acquires Baker Brothers, expanding presence in Dallas and Fort Worth

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The Wrench Group announced today the acquisition of Baker Brothers in a deal aimed at expanding its presence in the Dallas market. read more. Management

Dallas’s goal of carbon neutrality by 2030 advances with second phase of green codes

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Dallas stands out as one of the few large cities that is enforcing a green building code, with the city aiming to be carbon neutral by 2030. The city began implementing its Green Construction Ordinance in 2009, and entered its second and final phase October 1.

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.

AHR Expo To Donate Over $10,000 To Local Dallas Charity

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AHR Expo will donate $10,350 to Family Gateway, a Dallas-based organization dedicated to helping homeless children and their families achieve independence, during a special presentation ceremony at the world's largest HVACR event on January 29. Family Gateway Benefits From Innovation Award Entry Fees.

What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

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Southwest Corporate Culture Dallas Innovation Miami Philadelphia Robert Half washington Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. New research highlights cities where the largest percentage of CFOs view innovation as an employee strength. What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

LIVEXCHANGE 2013: Networking Events to Kick Off 2013 LiveXchange Event

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The ninth annual event will take place May 19 – 21, 2013 at the Westin Stonebriar in Dallas, TX. s “Top 100 Golf Courses in Texas” by Dallas Morning News. Dealey Plaza.

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Dallas' first mixed-use hotel & residential complex now in development

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Led by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, New Orleans-based HRI Properties will officially mark the launch of the LTV Building’s $80 million conversion into downtown Dallas’s first mixed-use hotel and residential complex. New Orleans-based HRI Properties, LLC (HRI) recently completed the purchase of one of the most storied buildings in downtown Dallas and will convert it to an innovative mixed-use complex that will include a 171-room Hilton Garden Inn Hotel and 186 luxury apartments.

American Society of Concrete Contractors to Hold 14th Annual Conference in Dallas this Fall

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24-27 at the Hyatt Regency – Dallas, Texas. LOUIS, Mo. -- The American Society of Concrete Contractors will hold its fourteenth Annual Conference Sept. Concrete contractors, manufacturers, designers and other industry professionals will gather for three days of educational events and networking.

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.

Kubota Tractor Headquarters Relocating To Texas

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Southwest Blog-May-2015 Dallas Grapevine Kubota TEF Texas Enterprise FundBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine. Kubota Tractor Corporation is the U.S. marketer and distributor of Kubota-engineered and manufactured machinery and equipment, including a complete line of tractors.

Fluor's Paul Bruno: How We Approach Risk Management

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“If it can be identified, managed and mitigated, any risk can be tolerated,” the company's managing general counsel told the ENR Risk Summit audience in Dallas.

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

What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

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Bobcat Adds New Dealer in Texas

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Bobcat expanded its dealer network to include Bobcat of Dallas – Cedar Hill as an authorized sales, service, parts and rental provider of Bobcat equipment. Bobcat of Dallas – Cedar Hill is the fourth location for Bobcat of Dallas, joining stores in Fort Worth, Longview and Lewisville.