U.S. Technology Sector Added Nearly 200,000 Jobs In 2017

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trillion, the tech sector is one of the largest components of the nation's economy, according to Cyberstates™ 2018. At $1.6 Read: U.S. Technology Sector Added Nearly 200,000 Jobs In 2017 at BusinessFacilities.com.

U.S. Ranked Third For Global Talent Competitiveness

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Washington, DC, San Francisco land in Top 10 of the Global Talent Competitiveness Index’s city rankings. Read: U.S. Ranked Third For Global Talent Competitiveness at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Enemy Of The People

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Only 14 Americans have ever been convicted of treason, a number that may increase soon. Read Enemy Of The People on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. District Of Columbia Economic Development Featured Industry News International New York Quality Of Life Site Selection The Editor's Blog USA - Mid Atlantic Wind Power 2016 presidential election Comey Constitution Donald Trump FBI Russia Schiff treason trump traitor

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Massachusetts Holds On To Top Energy Efficiency Ranking

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As Massachusetts continues to make historic investments and progress in clean energy development, energy efficiency remains the most cost-effective method of reducing ratepayer costs and lowering greenhouse gas emissions,” said Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker.

Centers of Technology: The Future Is Now

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P redictions about the speed of technological advances usually invoke a formula known in the semiconductor industry as “Moore’s law,” first postulated in 1965 by Gordon Moore, the co-founder of Fairchild Semiconductor and Intel. CHICAGO AIMS FOR THE TOP OF THE TECH CHART.

Five Cities With Surprising Office Build Out Costs

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A new report from JLL reveals what companies can expect to pay, out of pocket, for an office build out across the nation. California Corporate Real Estate Daily News District Of Columbia Featured Michigan New York Surveys & Research Washington Capital Investment construction Corporate Real Estate (CRE) costs Expansion JLL office space Site Selection U.S.

Millennial Report: Winning Talent Through Workplace Strategies

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Study cites influence of site selection and space design on employee value proposition. Mid Atlantic Brooklyn Cushman & Wakefield Employment Millennials Portland Quality of Life Silicon Valley Site Selection washington Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Cover Story: High-Tech Hubs

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Millennial Report: Winning Talent Through Workplace Strategies

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Study cites influence of site selection and space design on employee value proposition. Mid Atlantic Brooklyn Cushman & Wakefield Employment Millennials Portland Quality of Life Silicon Valley Site Selection washington

Not So Hot

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Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic District Of Columbia Featured Post International Oil And Gas Online Features Quality Of Life Renewable Energy Research And Development The Editor''s Blog U.S. - Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Fed Hub

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World’s Top 10 Innovation Hubs

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Asia-Pacific Business Clusters/Corridors Development Indicators District Of Columbia Europe Featured Illinois International Massachusetts Middle East New York Research & Development Surveys & Research United Kingdom (UK) Beijing Berlin Boston Chicago Corporate Real Estate (CRE) KPMG London New York City Shanghai Site Selection Technology Tel Aviv Washington DCThe U.S. and China remain leaders among the world’s innovation hubs, according to a new report from KPMG.

Really Big Plans

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A $6.8-billion mega-development over Washington''s Union Station will complete the vision of its original architect. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Really Big Plans appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

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New research highlights cities where the largest percentage of CFOs view innovation as an employee strength. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns District Of Columbia Executive Analysis Featured Post Florida Online Features Pennsylvania Texas U.S. -

Safe + Smart Cities|Pilot Project Launched

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Coalition will create a blueprint for improving cities'' resiliency and efficiency; Newark, DE is the first of two pilot projects. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

D.C. Real Estate Continues Steady Decline Among Foreign Investors: NYC Takes Over From London As Top Global City

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What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

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New research highlights cities where the largest percentage of CFOs view innovation as an employee strength. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns District Of Columbia Executive Analysis Featured Post Florida Online Features Pennsylvania Texas U.S. -

What Cities Have The Most Innovative Workers?

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New research highlights cities where the largest percentage of CFOs view innovation as an employee strength. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Contributed Columns District Of Columbia Executive Analysis Featured Post Florida Online Features Pennsylvania Texas U.S. -

Millennial Report: Winning Talent Through Workplace Strategies

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Study cites influence of site selection and space design on employee value proposition. Mid Atlantic Brooklyn Cushman & Wakefield Employment Millennials Portland Quality of Life Silicon Valley Site Selection washington

U.S. CRE Turning Around In 2014, According To New PwC/ULI Report

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real estate recovery is set to continue into 2014, with investors increasingly looking beyond some of the traditionally popular markets to secondary markets in search of higher yields, according to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2014 , co-published by PwC US and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).

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One Year Later

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One year ago on this date, a storm named Sandy made a sharp left turn off the coast of New Jersey and moved ashore a few miles north of Atlantic City. The storm sent a 30-foot-high wall of water directly into New York’s harbor at high tide under a full moon.

New Report Reveals The 10 U.S. Areas Facing The Highest Climate-Related Risk Of Water Shortages

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A new report from the Columbia University Water Center, in conjunction with Veolia Water and Growing Blue, reveals that businesses and cities in America’s most iconic regions are now under greater risk of water scarcity. metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C.;

United Begins Construction Of New Hangar At Washington Dulles

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United expects to complete construction of the hangar in fall 2013. United is investing nearly $45 million in the construction of the 125,000 square foot hangar, which will enable the airline to perform maintenance simultaneously on two widebody airplanes.

With a Wave and a Smile, He’s Gone

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When someone dies, memories of the departed always burn brightest in those first left behind. As the years blend into decades, we pause in increments of fives and then tens, because that’s the way our ancestors decided to count important things. Memory has its own calendar.

Construction employment rises in 38 states and D.C. from April 2017 to April 2018

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Thirty-eight states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between April 2017 and April 2018, while 29 states added construction jobs between March and April, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today.

Completed Wet Weather Treatment Facility Helps Reduce Combined Sewer Overflows

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Last week, the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) commissioned the first major component of the DC Clean Rivers Program ahead of the deadline outlined by the consent decree.

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Office/Retail/Mixed-Use Award of Merit: West End Square 50

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The eclectic West End Square 50 brings a two-level District of Columbia fire station, a 20,000-sq-ft squash facility and 61 affordable-housing units under one roof

Former DDOT Director Takes Role at Louis Berger

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Louis Berger named former District of Columbia Dept. of Transportation director Leif Dormsjo as senior vice president for infrastructure asset management

High-Tech Cannabis Grow Facilities Spark Niche Market for Contractors

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Marijuana, while still banned under federal law, is now legal in 28 states and in the District of Columbia where federal law is not enforced; eight of those states have legalized recreational marijuana and the remaining 20 are strictly medical

D.C.-Based Developer Focuses on Historic Preservation

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based developer Douglas Jemal deserves as much credit as anyone for helping to preserve the District of Columbia’s cityscape As business associates see it, Washington, D.C.-based

For housing costs, consider all occupancy costs - not just property taxes

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occupancy cost/sf, followed by Seattle ($29.10), Boston ($28.95), and the District of Columbia ($27.94

Project of the Year, MidAtlantic - Blue Plains Tunnel

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The Blue Plains Tunnel, a key element of DC Water’s Clean Rivers Project to bring the District of Columbia into compliance with the Clean Water Act, resulted in a series of firsts for the project team

Construction employment rises in 38 states and D.C. from March 2017 to March 2018

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Thirty-eight states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between March 2017 and March 2018, while 29 states added construction jobs between February and March, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today.

FAA Drone Registration and Air Traffic Changes

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This update follows a result of a recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit regarding the small UAS registration program The FAA has published a change to its operations and registration procedures.

Renovation/Restoration Award of Merit - Roosevelt High School Modernization

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Decades after it was built in the 1930s, the District of Columbia’s Roosevelt High School had fallen into decay

Clark Construction and Perkins-Eastman Spar in Errors Suit on $2.5B D.C. Wharf Job

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Clark Construction Group has filed a professional negligence and breach of contract lawsuit against the Washington, D.C., office of architect Perkins Eastman, related to its first-phase design of The Wharf, a mixed-use project on the District of Columbia’s southwest waterfront