Florida: A Warm Climate For Business Growth

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You can have peace-of-mind when you locate your business in Florida. Florida consistently ranks among the best states for business, thanks to its pro-business state tax policies, competitive cost of doing business and streamlined regulatory environment. Fast Florida Facts.

Florida: More Than Fun And Sun

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Florida is serious about business. Florida: More Than Fun And Sun appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Location Featured Post Florida Magazine Magazine Highlights Recent Issues State Focus U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Hurricane Irma Damages Three Cranes in South Florida

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Three cranes collapsed in South Florida as Hurricane Irma rolled over the state on Sept. 10, including two tower cranes working on Miami high-rises

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Florida: To Space and Beyond

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When people look up in Florida, they see more than just the sun shining. Read Florida: To Space and Beyond on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. They see a bright future with a limitless horizon.

B. Braun To Add 175 Jobs In Florida

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Source: Enterprise Florida. Braun, Florida was the best choice for expansion. Braun Medical to Daytona following Governor Scott’s meeting with them in Pennsylvania,” said Bill Johnson, President and CEO of Enterprise Florida. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Florida.

Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base

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Selection of Florida’s National Guard to host the new Joint Strike Fighters could have an annual economic impact of $100 million for the region. Read Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

The Future of Florida’s Water System

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The Florida Council for Public-Private Partnerships (FCP3) is holding its spring conference on May 19 and 20 at the Marriott Tampa Bay Waterside. Presentations and discussions will provide new perspectives on P3 benefits. On May. All Integrated Delivery Our Industry

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VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida

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Read VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Growing In Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Aerospace & Defense Daily News Featured Florida Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Manufacturing Pensacola Site Selection VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering Workforce Development

Florida Defends Bridge Choice as Fluor Claims Manipulation

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The $800-million “signature bridge” that the state of Florida promised the people of Miami is distinguishing itself in another way: as a bitterly contested best-value procurement

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Florida's $2.3B I-4 Rebuild Set To Start

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The 21-mile-long project represents Florida DOT’s largest public-private partnership to date. Infrastructure

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Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida

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Read Cosentino Group Relocating Americas HQ From Texas To Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Florida Foreign Direct Investment International Manufacturing Corporate Real Estate (CRE) corporate relocation Cosentino Economic Development Enterprise Florida Expansion MIami-Dade Beacon Council Site Selection

Florida Bridge Project To Test Composites

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From the pilings to the deck and everything in between, a $6- million, federally funded project will serve as a test bed for a variety of fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) and composite technologies while replacing an existing 54-year-old vehicular bridge in southern Florida

Georgia-Pacific Investing $400M In Florida Mill

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Read: Georgia-Pacific Investing $400M In Florida Mill. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Manufacturing Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Georgia-Pacific Putnam County Site SelectionThe investment supports continued growth for the company's premium private label towel products, and will create 80 new jobs in Palatka, FL. .

New Florida Water Plant Treats Three Sources Differently

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A water treatment plant being built near Fort Myers, Fla., will purify water from three different aquifers with three different treatment systems

STATE FOCUS: Florida – Let The Sun Shine

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It looks like Florida may see more than just the sun shining in the next four years. The prediction is that Florida’s unemployment rate (7.2 This is due in part to the fact that economic recovery in Florida is feeding into retail sales. Florida ranks 3rd in the U.S.

Related Group's Approach Drives South Florida Residential Boom

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Related Group of Florida is ENR Southeast’s Owner of the Year. Business Management

Biotech Company Establishing HQ In Florida

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Image: Enterprise Florida). Florida is home to the nation’s No. More than 27,000 professionals work in Florida’s biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and medical device manufacturing industries. I look forward to the company’s bright future in Florida.”.

Modernizing Medicine Creating Over 800 Jobs In Palm Beach County

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Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion healthcare information technology Modernizing Medicine Palm Beach County Site SelectionThe healthcare information technology company will invest more than $15 million to expand its Boca Raton facility. Read: Modernizing Medicine Creating Over 800 Jobs In Palm Beach County.

Florida preparing to adjust to new building elevation requirements

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Changes to the Florida Building Code and new floodplain maps will mean buildings in the state will have to be built at higher elevations. Nonresidential buildings will have to be built at 9.5 feet, two feet higher than current requirements. Houses will have to be built at 8.5

Jellyfish Health Expanding In Florida

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Read Jellyfish Health Expanding In Florida on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Posts Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Bay County Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Health Technology Site Selection Software Development TechnologyThe health technology company will expand its Panama City, FL operations, creating 100 new jobs.

Digital Animation Company Relocating To Florida

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Read Digital Animation Company Relocating To Florida on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Arrow Sky Media corporate expansion Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Creative Village Enterprise Florida Orlando Economic Partnership Planet Blue Site Selection Technology

CES presented a $20,000 check to Florida Hospital Cancer Institute at 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

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presented a $20,000 check to Florida Hospital Cancer Institute at the company’s 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. On October 17, Comprehensive Energy Services, Inc. read more. Management

Hotwire Communications Relocates HQ To Florida

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I am proud to announce today that Hotwire Communications moved its headquarters from Pennsylvania to Florida and will be creating 375 new Florida jobs,” said Governor Rick Scott. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Florida.

Vology Expansion Creating 200 Tech Jobs In Florida

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Vology Expansion Creating 200 Tech Jobs In Florida. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion information technology IT Pinellas County Site Selection Technology VologyThe managed IT service provider will invest $3.75M at the Bay Vista Office Park in the City of Largo. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

AutoZone Chooses Florida For New Distribution Facility

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Read AutoZone Chooses Florida For New Distribution Facility on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Posts Florida Logistics & Distribution AutoZone blog-August-2016 Capital Investment corporate real estate Distribution Center Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida expansion Marion County Ocala Site Selection

Higher Education Best Project - Univ. of Florida, J. Wayne Reitz Union Student Center Expansion and Renovation

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With a student population of roughly 50,000 and more than 900 registered clubs and organizations, the first significant expansion of the University of Florida’s community center was arguably overdue

Foreign Investment In U.S. Real Estate Rising

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China was the top country of origin in both buying and selling commercial real estate in 2016, and Florida was the top destination of choice for international clients. Read: Foreign Investment In U.S. Real Estate Rising.

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How Florida Infrastructure Investment Is Forging a Fruitful Future

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When Mark Callahan looks back on the arduous but successful seven-year effort of managing the project development and environment study for the $1.6-billion Wekiva Parkway, he gives credit to an unlikely group—environmentalists who once opposed it

Florida: A Million Miles For A Million Jobs In The Sunshine State

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Rick Scott recently toured Grimaldi Candies in Rockledge, FL as part of his “1 Million Miles for 1 Million Jobs” bus tour across Florida. He also highlighted the need to cut $1 billion in taxes, and to create a new, $250-million Florida Enterprise Fund. Enterprise Florida, Inc.

Florida Governor Expected to OK $1.5-Billion Everglades Reservoir

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The reservoir will provide up to 360,000 acre-ft of storage for excess water from Lake Okeechobee

Project of the Year: Florida Polytechnic University

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Intense collaboration among contractors and designers building the Santiago Calatrava-designed Florida Polytechnic University project resulted in a signature architectural marvel.

74 years later, Frank Lloyd Wright structure built at Florida Southern College

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Architectural history will, once again, be made on the campus of Florida Southern College in Lakeland this Friday with the grand opening of the Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center and its cultural centerpiece, a newly constructed building designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Duke Cancels Nuclear Plants; Promises $6B Billion in Investments

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Duke shelves plans for reactors in Florida and North Carolina, plans for more solar in Florida

John Giachino to Present at DBIA Florida Annual Conference

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Mark your calendars for October 13 when PC Construction’s John Giachino, DBIA, will present at the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) Florida Region Annual Conference in St.

GE, Florida Power & Light Celebrate Energy Smart Florida

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In late April 2013, GE and Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) celebrated the fourth anniversary and completion of Energy Smart Florida (ESF), an initiative implemented to modernize the grid and build out a more reliable and efficient electrical infrastructure.

Top Utilities: The Power Behind Growth

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The leading utilities are finding innovative ways to seal the deal on new development projects. They’re also ahead of the curve on low-cost efficiency, smart-grid technology and the conversion to renewables. Read Top Utilities: The Power Behind Growth on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Suffolk Construction Sizzles in Hot South Florida Market

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“A tower crane on every corner” is not a stated goal of Suffolk Construction Co., insists the firm’s Southeast chief operating officer, Peter Tuffo