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Supreme Court’s Chevron, Corner Post decisions could delay energy investments, spur litigation: analysts

Construction Dive

FERC Chairman Willie Phillips defended the commission’s transmission planning rule after the court eliminated the Chevron deference for federal agencies.

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Tunneling Through Time

Construction Business Owner

Tunneling Through Time ccapoccia Wed, 07/03/2024 - 16:41 Infrastructure design and features are key to growing communities and cities, driving economies and forming neighborhood identities. The construction industry recently experienced costly bottlenecks attributed to supply chain breakdowns and workforce reduction, and officials have implemented stricter regulations and protocols designed to safeguard environments and construction personnel during excavation.

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10 Best Places to Buy Custom Shade Sails

Construction Marketing

Shade sails provide an easy way to set up shade for places like parks, shopping centers or dining areas. When designing and constructing these areas, you must consider where shade structures will be installed. Depending on your construction goals, however, standard shade sizes and materials may not fit your needs, and you’ll need to find the best custom shade sail retailers to meet your unique demands.

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Sustainable Facilities Management and Leadership

Job Order Contracting

Sustainable facilities management and leadership are inseparable. This is not only a fact, but a significant barrier to efficient life-cycle management of the built environment. Committed, competent, and accountable real property owner leadership is a fundamental requirement for enabling the change that must occur throughout the AECOO community. While we are all aware that the traditional processes used for decades are extremely wasteful from both environmental and economic perspectives, there

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Future-Proof Your Firm: Discover the Power of Next Gen Construction ERP

In the face of rising customer expectations and evolving industry standards, staying ahead in construction demands innovation. A Next Generation Construction ERP is designed to meet these challenges head-on. By integrating this advanced system into your tech stack, you empower your team with a single source of truth, enhancing decision-making and operational efficiency.

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What generative AI can do for construction right now

Construction Dive

Aaron Anderson, the director of innovation for Swinerton, dishes on the tech and the tools the firm uses to stay competitive.

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Job openings remain flat

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Construction industry news, trends and jobs for building professionals who want mobile-friendly content.

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New science, old buildings: Renovating for efficiency, flexibility, and connection

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New science, old buildings: Renovating for efficiency, flexibility, and connection 0 qpurcell Wed, 07/03/2024 - 12:43 Laboratories What does the research space of the future look like? And can it be housed in older buildings—or does it require new construction? Matthew Plecity, AIA, ASLA, Principal Higher Education University Buildings Laboratories Architects Reconstruction & Renovation What does the research space of the future look like?

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Chevron ruling adds new wrinkle to US cybersecurity efforts

Construction Dive

The Supreme Court decision could have major ramifications for federal agencies that rely on old laws to tackle digital-era policy challenges, legal analysts said.

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Jacobs Selected for $800M Upgrade at Seattle-area Wastewater Plant

ENR Construction

The firm will provide program management services to King County, Wash., for capital improvements to the South Treatment Plant in Renton.

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Leading the Way in Construction EHS Software

The Verdantix Green Quadrant: EHS Software 2023 is an independent third-party analysis of 23 EHS software vendors (including Intelex) that provides an in-depth look at the technical capabilities, application breadth, innovation focus, and momentum of key environmental, health, and safety management software market players. The guide is essential reading for EHS software benchmarking, especially for understanding unique vendor strengths and capabilities.

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O&G/Tutor Perini lands $1.3B Connecticut River Bridge job

Construction Dive

The railway span will replace a 117-year-old structure and allow a 55% increase in maximum speeds for Amtrak trains.

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Construction Economics for July 8, 2024

ENR Construction

ENR’s 20-city average cost indexes, wages and materials prices. Historical data and details for ENR’s 20 cities can be found at ENR.

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Contech backer launches second, $100M fund

Construction Dive

Document Crunch investor Ironspring Ventures pumped $61 million into 14 companies with its first fund, and is looking to scale up with this new pool of money.

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Corpus Christi Shortlists Three Teams for $757M Desalination Plant

ENR Construction

A request for proposals for the plant, set to produce 30 million gallons of water per day, will be released July 8 to selected bidders.

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Unlock Project Efficiency with the Ultimate Construction ERP Buyer’s Guide

Optimize your construction operations with our in-depth Buyer’s Guide on selecting the right ERP system. As the construction industry evolves, leaders must make decisions that ensure long-term success. Our guide provides a roadmap for choosing a specialized construction ERP that streamlines processes, enhances productivity, and boosts project visibility.

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Panama Supreme Court Overturns Law That Blocked Canal Reservoir

ENR Construction

The proposed Rio Indio reservoir would supply Panama's water needs for the next 50 years, officials say.

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Panama Supreme Court Overturns Law That Blocked Canal Reservoir Project

ENR Construction

The proposed Rio Indio reservoir would supply Panama's water needs for the next 50 years, officials say.

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Truce May Be Underway in Big Golden Pass LNG Project Dispute

ENR Construction

Zachry Holdings Inc. and project owners ExxonMobil and Qatar Energy submitted proposals to a Texas bankruptcy court in effort to resolve battle over payments, layoffs, stalled work and leadership on $10.5B project.

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Truce May Be Underway in Big Golden Pass LNG Site Dispute

ENR Construction

Zachry Holdings Inc. and project owners ExxonMobil and Qatar Energy submitted proposals to a Texas bankruptcy court in effort to resolve battle over payments, layoffs, stalled work and project leadership.

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The Ultimate Procurement Software Buyer’s Guide

Choosing the right procurement software is a crucial step in ensuring third-party risk management, process governance, and bidding efficiency. With so many procurement solutions to choose from, it can be overwhelming without a frame of reference and a solid starting point. This free buyer’s guide will cover: Benefits of Procurement Software –– Why do you need it?