Eva’s Phoenix, Toronto

SAB Magazine

INTERIOIR DESIGN AWARD - Eva’s Phoenix transforms 3,810m2 of a 1930s heritage-designated municipal waterworks into a 50-bed transitional housing, education and skills training centre for 16- to 24-year-olds actively transitioning out of homelessness.

Eva’s Phoenix, Toronto

SAB Magazine

INTERIOIR DESIGN AWARD - Eva’s Phoenix transforms 3,810m2 of a 1930s heritage-designated municipal waterworks into a 50-bed transitional housing, education and skills training centre for 16- to 24-year-olds actively transitioning out of homelessness.

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Education Abounds at the Phoenix Tech Summit

Carol Hagen

I always am looking for education and found a variety of topics and vendors of value this week at the Tech Summit. For all those interested in IT Security, don’t miss out on the ISSA Phoenix 1/2 day education forum! If you missed it, here is some of the wisdom that was shared by the speakers and vendors: Virtualization is the best way to test your future IT deployments and improve efficiency.

Higher Education/Research: Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building

ENR Construction

Copper and canyons, long synonymous with Arizona, are the unmistakable inspiration for the 10-story, copper-clad Biomedical Partnership Building on the Phoenix Biomedical campus in downtown Phoenix

Best Higher Education/Research: Biomedical Sciences Partnership Building

ENR Construction

Copper and canyons, long synonymous with Arizona, are the unmistakable inspiration for the 10-story, copper-clad Biomedical Partnership Building on the Phoenix Biomedical campus in downtown Phoenix

GM To Hire 1,000 High Tech Employees In Phoenix Region

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

General Motors is hiring 1,000 high-tech employees to staff an Information Technology Innovation Center in this Phoenix suburb, joining Austin, Texas; Roswell, Ga., The post GM To Hire 1,000 High Tech Employees In Phoenix Region appeared first on Business Facilities.

Phoenix Kitchen Remodeling Company, Republic West Remodeling, Begins High-End, Complex Kitchen Remodel Incorporating Numerous Creative Elements

U.S. Construction

Phoenix kitchen remodeling company , Republic West Remodeling, announced it has started construction on a multifaceted kitchen remodeling project for a Phoenix custom home. The timeline for the project is one month with completion scheduled for April 20, 2012.

K-12 Education Award of Merit - Monte Vista Elementary School Campus Replacement

ENR Construction

Founded in the 1940s, Monte Vista Elementary School’s Phoenix campus is a tribute to the area’s agricultural history

My Week’s Dose of Education at Construction Association Meetings

Carol Hagen

The Arizona Society of Professional Estimators and the American Subcontractors Association held a joint meeting in Phoenix entitled, “Building Technology into Estimates: Tech Features That Keep You Competitive” James Benham of JBKnowledge did a fabulous job in engaging the audience and touched upon a variety of topics in the estimator’s toolkit, social networking and augmented reality.

Business Facilities Names 2013 Deal of the Year Winners

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The winner of our top award emerged from a collaborative effort between Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), DMB Associates, Salt River Project (SRP), Maricopa County and the City of Mesa.

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Oscar Expands In Arizona

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The Oscar Concierge is a unique program which allows Oscar to deliver a more personal experience to educate and empower our members.”. Their entrance into the market reinforces what more and more businesses are discovering—that Greater Phoenix is an ideal place to go to scale.”.

Top 30 LinkedIn Groups for Construction Business Development

Carol Hagen

We all need an education, to network with peers and with prospective clients. Best Construction Business Development Groups in Phoenix. IFMA Phoenix. LinkedIn has become the place for networking with the construction, architecture and engineering industries. With over 3,122,108.

Innovation Is Thriving In Arizona

Business Facilities Blog

Boasting a population of nearly 500,000, Mesa is the 36th largest city in the United States and second largest in the Phoenix-Mesa metro area. Phoenix-Mesa metro boasts a workforce of more than 2.2 By the BF Staff. From the July/August 2017 Issue.

SNAPSHOTS: 60 Seconds…with Stephen Moret, Secretary, Louisiana Economic Development

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

How does FastStart facilitate partnerships between institutions of higher education and major companies? But out of the ashes of this monumental collapse— and in the midst of one of the most run-down neighborhoods in Detroit—a remarkable revival is rising like a phoenix.

Downsizing in a Unique Tiny Home

Jetson Green

When Phoenix and her 24-year old son decided to downsize they opted to move into 2 joined tiny houses built by Jeff and Brad of Portland Garden Cottages. The owners don’t mind, however, since they like the idea of educating others about the benefits of downsizing to a tiny home.

The Construction Office Imperative: Digitize, Go Paperless and Mobile

Carol Hagen

The Phoenix Construction Peer Exchange on February 24th. While I am co-hosting the Phoenix Construction Peer Exchange, this event is traveling to other cities throughout the United States.

Federal Construction Contractors and the OFCCP Audit

Carol Hagen

Records retention is paramount in avoiding violations and construction firms must prepare and educate more than just their Human Resources and Payroll departments. The Phoenix District office of OFCCP shared that the most common record keeping error (found in 42 of 50 contractor’s evaluations in western states) is not following the Subcontractor Award Notification 41 CFR 60-4.2(d)(3) Phoenix District Office: (602) 514-7074.

Real Property Owners with JOC Experience Needed! – National Job Order Contracting Study

Building Information Management

If your a real property owner (Federal//County/State/Local Government, Education/Healthcare/Transportation Sectors, etc.) Owner’s that participate in this study will be kept abreast of developments and be offered education on the findings of the study.

Does a BIM Requirement Stop You From Bidding?

Carol Hagen

Get Educated on BIM. Your local universities also offer training and educational programs as do the think tanks of the construction industry. Just last week the Phoenix Revit Users Group had Jim Balding, founder and CEO of the Ant Group speak about where the new technologies are heading. Building Information Modeling (BIM) has become an industry standard on complex construction projects.

Smart Built Culture Series Dates Coming into Focus

Collaborative Construction

Join us in educating industry leaders about your services while building valuable skills and relationships. (SMART) X (BUILT) X (CULTURE$) X SERIES TM LAUNCH BROCHURE, SERIES BEGINS IN OCTOBER 2013 (SMART) X (BUILT) X (CULTURE$) X SERIES TM launches in October.

Keeping the trades alive | Schwartz content from Contractor Magazine

Constructor Magazine

Recent columns about trade craft, trade education and the new paradigm in businesses that purport to have “techs” as opposed to plumbers have garnered quite a few comments from readers of Contractor. One reader agreed with my assertion that a properly trained apprentice had a more concentrated education than just about any other field except medical doctors, but felt that continuing education had not been mentioned. in Phoenix in 1980.

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(BIM)X Googlizes Knowledge

Collaborative Construction

Laura asked on her (bim)x Blog, “Content or Delivery: What needs to change in AEC education?” The UK Government authored a 60+ page set of BIM education guidelines. Below is an excerpt from my lecture on how (BIM)X is Googlizing Knowledge in the built industry.

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(SMART)X Game Changers in a Knowledge Economy

Collaborative Construction

It educates, motivates, informs and inspires built industry professionals to embrace their role in the emerging knowledge economy. Educate industry leaders about your services while building skills and relationships.

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Email Management and E-Forms in the Contracting Office?

Carol Hagen

I just presented a seminar to the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) Valley of the Sun Chapter in Phoenix today. One large General Contractor here in Phoenix is using the Prostor Systems Infinivault as backup & archives for large swaths of data including their document imaging and email systems. You can’t find a better group for networking, education and CPE credits! .

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States For Most Construction Jobs

Constructonomics

Of course, getting a job as a civil engineer requires an extensive educational background. In fact, Simonson credits the construction of the new five billion dollar Intel plant in Phoenix as the major factor in Arizona’s job boom.

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Construction Industry Slow to Adopt Twitter

Carol Hagen

In my efforts to educate contractors I use Twitter and LinkedIn to announce seminars and other events including an upcoming Lunch N’ Learn entitled, “Twitter, LinkedIn and Social Networking/Social Media in the Construction Industry” at the American Subcontractors Association office in Phoenix on August 18th. . I was speaking with the CFO of a highway heavy contractor recently and he thought that Twitter was a waste of time.

Can Web 2.0 and Social Networks Find You Employment?

Carol Hagen

Last night I spoke at the NAWIC Greater Phoenix Chapter 98 on “Web 2.0, LinkedIn & Social Networking: How to Get Noticed & Hired off the Net” This is an educational opportunity that I will offer via webinars in the near future. I found that many have been attempting to use the popular social networks but the approach has been haphazard. . When you lose your job, many of you fall off the radar. Our contacts only have a business email and office phone number.

A good time to invest in the future.

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

While health care and education revenue is less dismal, it’s still following the same downward trend. August finds us headed down to Phoenix mid-month, to finish up an environmental contractor’s new Timberline estimating system. With the hot summer weather and long daylight hours here in the Pacific Northwest, the livin’ is easy. For those with overhead under control, it’s a good time to enjoy some outdoor activities and vacation time with family and friends.

Advanced Manufacturing: Manufacturing Gets Smarter, Faster

Business Facilities Blog

Taking advantage of that strong educational and training foundation is the new BRIDG (Building the Innovation Development Gap) facility at NeoCity in Osceola County. Bevin signed legislation abolishing prevailing wage, promoting public-private partnerships and reforming the education system.

(SMART)X Game Changer Series Details

Collaborative Construction

SMART) X Game Changer Series Workshops in: Austin, Texas Cincinnati, Ohio Phoenix, Arizona Atlanta, Georgia Miami, Florida Calgary, Canada Edmonton, Canada Vancouver, Canada Toronto, Canada Limerick, Ireland Dublin, Ireland Additional cities may be added throughout the year.

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Smart Built Culture Series Launching in October - Sign Up as a Sponsor Today!

Collaborative Construction

Join us in educating industry leaders about your services while building valuable skills and relationships. Below please find a Smart Built Culture Series launch brochure detailing the benefits of the Series. Readers who remember the IPD Round Table Series know the drill.

Cover Story: 2014 Business Facilities – Metro And Global Rankings

Business Facilities Blog

Baton Rouge, LA has had great success in executing its strategy of bringing together business and higher education in innovative public-private partnerships that spur initiatives in new high-growth sectors. By Business Facilities Staff. From the July/August 2014 issue.

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JOC Study Announced – Value of Job Order Contracting and Integrated Project Delivery

Building Information Management

About PRBSRG: The Performance Based Studies Research Group (PBSRG) is a group of researchers and educators at Arizona State University that focus upon “Best Value Models” consisting of three main phases: Selection, Pre-Planning & Quality Control, and Management by Risk Minimization.

Industry Focus: Food Processing – The Process Of Consistency

Business Facilities Blog

Each location lists property information, demographics and workforce information to educate prospective businesses on the economic and environmental landscape of Arkansas. By Julianne Feaver. From the May/June 2014 issue.

Exciting products and fresh directions

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Some rebound in health care, education, and agriculture is forecast for next year, but private development and residential construction is predicted to continue its decline. Daren Baldwin at DB Data has us getting started with one of its clients, Tel Tech Networks , a leading communications and data cabling in Phoenix. March finds the bid market slowing in many areas, but holding its own in a few areas. Job prices continue to plummet as marginal contracting firms fight for survival.

FEATURE STORY: 2013 Economic Development Deal of the Year Awards

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Entered By: Greater Phoenix Economic Council. The winner of our top award emerged from a collaborative effort between Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC), the Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA), DMB Associates, Salt River Project (SRP), Maricopa County and the City of Mesa.

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FEATURE STORY: Semiconductor HUBS – Macro Growth from Micro Chips

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The region is now a major hub for advanced semiconductor manufacturing and research, attracting big firms, their vendors and suppliers, smaller start-ups, new education and research facilities. Inside a state-of-the-art cleanroom at CNSE’s Albany NanoTech Complex. By Jenny Vickers.

Pulse: 08/13/2012

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Pulse: 07/30/2012

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State by State Incentives Guide

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Property Tax Abatements: The Tax Incentive Reform Act of 1992 (TIRA) allows qualified industries to receive abatements of non-educational property taxes for new businesses locating to Alabama and for expansions of existing facilities in Alabama. Employer Education Credit: A tax credit is statutorily available to employers who provide approved basic skills education programs to Alabama resident employees. A comprehensive guide to state incentives offered throughout the U.S.