Best Military - Ministry of Defense Complex, Kabul, Afghanistan

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based contractor Gilbane Federal completed a sophisticated, self-sustaining 414,000-sq-ft headquarters building for the Afghanistan Ministry of Defense, in Kabul In May 2015, U.S.-based

Aerospace And Defense Jobs Expected To Grow

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Aerospace And Defense Jobs Expected To Grow originally appeared on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. After several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S.,

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Navistar Defense Awarded $18.8 Milllion for Tactical Vehicles

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Army recently awarded Navistar Defense, LLC, a foreign military sales contract valued at $18.8 The U.S. million to provide 115 International 7000-MV Medium Tactical Vehicles (MTV) to Iraq. .

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Boeing Consolidating Defense, Space Sites

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Read Boeing Consolidating Defense, Space Sites on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Aerospace & Defense Alabama California Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Missouri Texas Virginia Boeing consolidation Corporate Real Estate (CRE) El Segundo Employment Expansion Huntsville Long Beach Manufacturing Seal Beach Site Selection St. The effort to improve efficiency will bring jobs to Boeing's Los Angeles County, St.

In defense of engineers

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Earlier this week, I read an interesting article comparing the architectural and engineering components of the A/E industry. The article appeared to imply that the architectural side is where the creativity occurs while the engineering side is pretty much a WYSIWYG operation, the nuts-and-bolts part of the design that makes the amazing buildings function. Now I have been working in the A/E industry for 35 years, and the majority of my work has been with engineers.

Defense Department LEED Funding to Be Eliminated? : Green.

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Restoring Our Defenses

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11, 2001, began in its usual manner for John Nienabar, operations manager at ServiceMaster of Springfield, Virginia. At 11:30 a.m., however, Nienabar received an unforgettable call.

Defense Authorization Act Lifts Ban on LEED Gold and Platinum

Green Building Law Update

President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal 2014 in Honolulu last Thursday and while most observers noted that the bill cracks down on sexual assaults in the military and eases restrictions on transferring detainees from Guantanamo Bay, the bill also is a huge win for the U.S. ” That is, there are no longer limitations of the Department of Defense pursuing LEED Gold and Platinum certifications.

Aerospace Growth Gets Turbocharged

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The 2017 outlook finds global aerospace and defense industry revenues expected to surge to two percent growth, driven by higher defense spending. Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Featured Florida Industry Focus Louisiana Magazine Highlights New Hampshire New Jersey Utah Advanced Manufacturing Aerospace BF-March/April-2017 Business Incentives Capital Investment Defense Economic Development Employment Expansion Manufacturing Site Selection

JCB Global Government & Defense Division Relocates to U.S.

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JCB relocated its Global Government and Defense Division from its worldwide headquarters in the United Kingdom to its North American headquarters in Savannah, Ga

The Best Defense is a Good Offense with Prevailing Wage Projects

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Many projects assisted with public funds or programs are subject to a myriad of federal, state and local laws and regulations among them, prevailing wage (PW) and reporting requirements. General contractors, prime or a higher-tier subcontractors working on a PW project are at risk. When undertaking a PW project, you assume PW obligations, responsibilities and liabilities.

FAQs & Film About the Eisenhower System of Interstate and Defense Highways

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(from an excerpt by David A Pfeiffer, National Archive s). In the summer of 1919, just months after the end of World War I, an expedition of 81 Army vehicles—a truck convoy—set out from Washington, D.C., for a trip across the country to San Francisco

Defense Authorization Bill Includes Surety Provision to Help Small Businesses

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Language in Defense Authorization Bill of 2013, signed into law on Jan. 2, expands size of contracts eligible for SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program. Policy

Not April Fool's: Defense Department to Adopt Green Code and LEED

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State of the Year: Texas

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The Lone Star State reaffirms its dominance as the most dynamic state economy in the U.S., an energy and exports powerhouse with a seemingly boundless potential for growth. Read State of the Year: Texas on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Congress requires the Department of Defense to do a cost-benefit analysis of LEED and ASHRAE 90.1-2010

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Many people, including me , have noted that the National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”), signed into law by President Obama on December 31, 2011, prohibits the Department of Defense (“DoD”) from using any appropriated funds to achieve the two highest levels of green building certification offered by the U.S. Articles LEED agency authorization bill congress department of defense national defense authorization act ndaa obama

Texas Is Tops In Talent Attraction

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Featured Location Focus Magazine Highlights Texas Workforce Development Austin Cedar Hill Collin County Defense Innovation Unit Experimental Harris County Montgomery County TEDC Texas Economic Development Corporation Tomball Travis CountyCollin County and Montgomery County were the only large counties to increase skilled occupation jobs by more than 20 percent from 2011-2015.

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Kentucky: Air Supremacy In The Bluegrass State

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Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Featured Kentucky Magazine Highlights Ports & Free Trade Zones State Focus Transportation & Infrastructure Amazon BF-March/April-2017 Economic Development FedEx Hebron Ports Prime Air Site Selection Tenn-Tom Tennessee-Tombigbee WaterwayWith Amazon’s decision to put its $1.5-billion hub in Hebron, Kentucky is on the runway to establish itself as the global airfreight logistics leader.

C.W. Driver Receives 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

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Driver has recently been recognized by the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve as one of the 15 recipients of the 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. PASADENA, Calif. -- C.W.

C.W. Driver Accepts Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

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Driver was recently awarded the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, in honor of its commitment to supporting National Guard and Reserve employees. Driver accepted this award at the 18th annual Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award ceremony on Sept.26

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Texas Named Business Facilities’ State Of The Year

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Aerospace & Defense Awards & Rankings Biotech & Pharma Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Data Centers Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Foreign Direct Investment Oil & Gas Press Releases Renewable Energy Texas Advanced Manufacturing Aerospace data centers Economic Development Economic Development Awards Employment Manufacturing semiconductors Site Selection State of the Year Technology

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Congress requires the Department of Defense to do a cost-benefit.

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New Mexico: Simply Enchanting

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Advanced Manufacturing Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Magazine Highlights New Mexico Renewable Energy State Focus Transportation & Infrastructure Utilities Wind Power Workforce Development BF-March/April-2017 Business Incentives Economic Development Employment EnergyPlex Lea County New Mexico Partnership Nuclear Energy Solar Power wind power

Feature Story: 3D Printing Is Shaping Up

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Aerospace And Defense Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Topic Back Office, IT, And Call Centers Biotech And Pharma Business Clusters/Corridors Feature Story Featured Post Magazine Magazine Highlights Manufacturing Maryland Minnesota New York Ohio Tennessee U.S.

BAE Systems Creating Over 120 Jobs In South Carolina

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Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured South Carolina Taxes & Incentives BAE Systems Inc. Business Incentives defense industry Economic Development Employment Expansion Site Selection South Carolina Coordinating Council for Economic Development Workforce DevelopmentThe military component manufacturer will invest $8.4 million to expand its operations in Aiken, SC.

Texas Expands Economic Ties with Taiwan, Belgium

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Aerospace & Defense Asia-Pacific Business Report Capital Investment Europe Featured Foreign Direct Investment Magazine Highlights Taxes & Incentives Texas Workforce Development Belgium BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Business Incentives Employment Manufacturing San Marcos Site Selection Taiwan Texas Economic Development CorporationGreg Abbott has held meetings with Taiwan’s president and a delegation from Belgium about growing trade relations and increasing commercial ties.

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Industry Focus: Aerospace Moving Onward And Upward

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Aerospace And Defense Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Clusters/Corridors Education Featured Post Florida Industry Focus Kansas Magazine Magazine Highlights Massachusetts Michigan Mississippi U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Figeac-Aéro Building North American HQ in Wichita

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Aerospace And Defense Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Post Kansas Online Features U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Aerospace Manufacturer Moving To North Carolina

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Aerospace And Defense Daily News Featured Post Manufacturing North Carolina Taxes & Incentives Aerospace blog-July-2016 Capital Investment Catawba County Dynamic Air Engineering Economic Development Employment expansion Grants One North Carolina Fund Site SelectionCalifornia-based Dynamic Air Engineering Inc. is investing $6.8 million to relocate to the city of Claremont in Catawba County, NC.

Border Without Walls

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Aerospace And Defense Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Clusters/Corridors Featured Post Foreign Direct Investment Logistics And Distribution Mexico New Mexico Online Features Ports And Free Trade Zones Texas The Editor's Blog U.S.

ICC 700 Authorized by National Defense Authorization Act for 2015

Green Building Law Update

While many have focused on the funding to fight the Islamic State terrorist group or the 1 percent boost in military pay, the National Defense Authorization Act for 2015 makes a major change in green building across this nation when it authorizes use of the ICC 700 National Green Building Standard. Billion budget authority of the Department of Defense. This time last year, I wrote a blog post Defense Authorization Act Lifts Ban on LEED Gold and Platinum.

Feature Story: 2014 Economic Development Deal of the Year Awards

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Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Nevada wins the most hotly contested economic development prize in years by bagging Tesla''s lithium battery plant near Reno. Washington successfully pulled out all the stops to keep Boeing from leaving the state.

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Military Economic Impact Reaches $24.1 Billion In South Carolina

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The Palmetto State is home to eight major military installations and numerous facilities, supporting 62,520 in Department of Defense personnel with $2.6 Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured South Carolina Surveys & Research Workforce Development Department of Defense Employment skilled workers south carolina South Carolina Military Base Task Force U.S.

Alcoa Announces Investment In Iowa Aerospace Manufacturing Plant

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Aerospace And Defense Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Daily News Featured Post Iowa Manufacturing Online Features Plastics And Medical Devices U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Industry Focus: Aerospace Sector Is Flying High Again

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A fter several years of job losses, aerospace and defense sector employment is expected to grow in 2016 by more than 39,000 jobs in the U.S., Aerospace & Defense Labor Market Study. percent, of which about 185,000 jobs were lost in the defense subsector.

Blue Origin To Invest $200M In Alabama Rocket Engine Facility

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Aerospace & Defense Alabama Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Alabama Department of Commerce Blue Origin Cummins Research Park Economic Development Employment Expansion Huntsville Jeff Bezos Site SelectionThe spaceflight company will manufacture its BE-4 engine in a state-of-the art production facility to be built in Huntsville, AL. Read: Blue Origin To Invest $200M In Alabama Rocket Engine Facility.

Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base

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Aerospace & Defense Business Report Corporate Headquarters Featured Florida Food Processing Magazine Highlights BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion F-35 Jacksonville Manufacturing Site Selection TampaSelection of Florida’s National Guard to host the new Joint Strike Fighters could have an annual economic impact of $100 million for the region.