Southeast City Scoop: Jacksonville Construction Starts

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Jacksonville construction spending expected to rise more than 7% this year

Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base

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Read Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. 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 Tampa

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Jacksonville convention center proposal tops $1B

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The Florida city's officials on Sept. 19 will pick from the three bidders that set forth proposals last month

New Sports Construction: Jacksonville Jaguars and PGA

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The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced The Cordish Companies will be their development partner on the team's $2.5 billion mixed use sports complex.

FIS Expansion To Create 250 Jobs in Jacksonville

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Financial services technology company FIS is expanding in Jacksonville, FL creating 250 jobs in the process. We’re very committed to Jacksonville, home of our global headquarters, and are excited to further deepen our roots in the community through the addition of these new jobs.”.

Amazon Plans Second Jacksonville Fulfillment Center

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The 1 million-square-foot, state-of-the art fulfillment and distribution center will create an additional 1,000 full-time jobs in Jacksonville. Read Amazon Plans Second Jacksonville Fulfillment Center on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

OSHA Fines Jacksonville Roofer $1.5 Million

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has again cited a North Florida roofing contractor for failing to protect its workers from the risks of dangerous falls and other hazards at two St. Augustine work sites

Software cornucopia: Jacksonville Jaguars’ new practice facility showcases the power of computational design

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Johns River and frame the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars’ home facility, Daily’s Place, the Jaguars’ new 6,000-seat amphitheater and 94,000-sf indoor practice field, owes its identity to a local convenience store chain that won the naming rights

Plans unveiled for $2.5B mixed-use project near Jacksonville NFL stadium

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Co-developer Cornish Cos. said the waterfront district will be a "small city" around the Florida team's EverBank Field

Port of Jacksonville Preps for Super-Sized Cargo Ships

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The Port of Jacksonville in Florida hopes to spend $684 million for dredging to create a deeper port in anticipation of more and larger cargo ships, reports The Florida Times-Union.

Jacksonville Landscaping Business Loses Thousands in Lawn Equipment Burglary

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More than a dozen cameras at J & D Maintenance and Services captured this burglar's every move

Superior Construction Goes Big on Bridges

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The family-owned firm in Jacksonville, Fla., is expanding its footprint and, company officials hope, growing its reputation

SIG SAUER Moving Ammunition Manufacturing To Arkansas

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has finalized its plans to relocate its ammunition manufacturing operation from Eubank, KY to a permanent site in Jacksonville, AR. The new site provides significant room for expansion, a key factor in the company’s decision to relocate to Jacksonville. “We SIG SAUER, Inc.

Mayo plans $792M of projects in Florida, Arizona

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Mayo Clinic has not yet announced the construction firm that will build the $144 million Jacksonville complex, but will soon issue a request for architect and contractor proposals for the $648 million Phoenix expansion

FEATURE STORY: Racing To Be Ready – U.S. Ports Prepare for Post Panamax Era

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JACKSONVILLE AIMS TO BE THE GATEWAY TO WORLDWIDE SHIPPING. The goal of the Port of Jacksonville is that it become a gateway port—one where the largest post-Panamax container ships stop first and leave on their ocean-bound journeys. By Jenny Vickers. From the July/August 2013 issue.

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Interline Brands and Its Vendor Partners Donate More than $50000 in

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Home > Management > Best Practices > Interline Brands and Its Vendor Partners Donate More than $50,000 in Products to Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville. Interline Brands and Its Vendor Partners Donate More than $50,000 in Products to Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville. Proceeds from the Sales of the Products to Help Low Income Families in the Jacksonville Community. JACKSONVILLE, FLA -- Interline Brands, Inc. Skip to Navigation Skip to Content.

Autonomous Truck Completes First Hands-Off Coast-to-Coast Trip

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This month, a Peterbilt tractor used an assortment of sensors and self-guiding software to make the round trip from Los Angeles to Jacksonville, Florida and back run with very little help from the humans on board

Merging artwork and building design

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Recently, I was proud to serve as an interior designer on UF Health North’s 92-bed patient tower—the newest addition to its North Jacksonville Florida campus Art is a powerful tool that inspires well-being and helps improve patient experiences and outcomes.

JAX Contractor Arrested for $1 Million Fraud Scheme

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Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis and the Florida Department of Financial Services announced Friday the arrest of 50-year-old Carlos Contreras, owner of DJC Builders & Construction located in Jacksonville, Florida.

Tremron Group

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Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, the company was founded in 1992 and has hardscape plants located in Jacksonville, Miami, Arcadia and Lakeland, FL Tremron Group is a privately owned paver manufacturer in the Southeast.

Brasfield & Gorrie Begins Construction of Wekiva Springs Addition

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Brasfield & Gorrie announced the company marked the start of construction on a $9.8-million addition at Wekiva Springs Center during a groundbreaking ceremony on Aug. 19 in Jacksonville, Florida. The 20,000-square-foot expansion will add 60 patient beds to the behavioral health facility and also includes a new 5,000-square-feet outpatient facility, dining renovation and site upgrades. frontpage

Grasshopper Donates Mower to Florida Military Veteran

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Grasshopper awarded a new mower to Steve Ellsberry, a retired combat-wounded Army Staff Sergeant from Jacksonville, FL, in partnership with Military Warriors Support Foundation

Haskell Opens New Center of Excellence in Atlanta

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Haskell, based in Jacksonville, Fla., has announced the opening of a new office in Atlanta, Ga. This 17,500-square-foot facilityhas been totally redesigned and will provide a modern and comfortable workspace for its employees and clients. The new location hosts Haskell’s Center of Excellence for packaging and material handling systems design and implementation, and is staffed by a team of 50 professionals previously located in Duluth, Ga. frontpage

OSHA Investigates Death of Worker Crushed by 7.5-ton Concrete Slab

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Crews were unloading Cordova’s truck at a site for the I-295 Expansion Project in Jacksonville, Fla., The Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration (OSHA) is investigating the death of 42-year-old Alexander Cordova, who was crushed and killed by a 7.5-ton concrete slab.

DR Horton Found Negligent in Condo Case, Fined $9.6M

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million to repair defects in a 240-unit Jacksonville condominium development. Horton, the nation's largest homebuilder, has been ordered by a Duval County, Florida court to pay $9.6

Construction Industry Round Table Announces Board Elections & New Chairman

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Halverson, president & CEO of The Haskell Company, Jacksonville, Florida. MCLEAN, Va. -- The Construction Industry Round Table has elected Patricia "Pat" Rodgers, president & CEO of Rodgers Builders, Inc., as chairman of the organization for a term of one year. She succeeds Steven T. Rodgers was elected during CIRT''s Annual Spring Meeting, which also welcomed new directors. frontpage

RSMeans Cost Data Line Item Estimating – Training By Estimators for Estimators – Public Sector

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Regional e4Clicks Hybrid Class in Jacksonville Florida 30-31 July (Learn more.). Jacksonville, FL 32256. Better Estimate, Bid, Procure, & Execute More Projects… On-Time and On-Budget! .

VIDEO: Construction Company Roofs Wrong House

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Two weeks ago, K&G Construction turned up at homeowner Shontey Hambrick's house in Jacksonville, Florida to begin working on her roof. News4Jax.com reports problems started when Hambrick told the K&G roofer he was at the wrong house. "I

How healthcare systems can reduce financial risk with developer-owned hospitals

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One solution to this conundrum is a developer-owned facility such as UF Health’s North Jacksonville Campus At times, a healthcare system may find it lacks the capital resources to invest in a hospital, ambulatory or medical office building that is strategically important for long-term viability. When entering a new market, the financial risk can be magnified to the point that the investment – although critical to a system’s future – becomes unpalatable to a governing board.

Brasfield & Gorrie Tops Out of New Student Housing Community at University of Florida

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Brasfield & Gorrie recently celebrated a significant milestone at Infinity Hall in The University of Florida’s Innovation Square in Gainesville, Florida. The construction team has reached the structure’s full height, topping out the new building.

Haskell Acquires H.R. Gray, Expands Municipal Service Offerings

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Gray, a Columbus, Ohio-based firm providing program management and construction management services, was recently acquired by Haskell, a design-build firm headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. Columbus, Ohio – H.R. The acquisition will increase levels of expertise at Haskell, which works with some of America’s Fortune 500 companies to develop highly efficient and cost-effective facilities. frontpage

Wilo opens distribution center; focus is service

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— Wheels down in Jacksonville, Fla., By John Mesenbrink. THOMASVILLE, GA. I was looking forward to meeting my contact, and ride, for a quick jaunt to Thomasville, Ga. Last month, members of the trade media were invited to Wilo USA’s grand opening of its 60,000-sq.ft.-

Brasfield & Gorrie Completes New Residence Hall at UF’s Innovation Square

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Brasfield & Gorrie has completed construction of Infinity Hall, a new residence hall located at The University of Florida’s Innovation Square in Gainesville, Florida. The new living-learning center has opened to students for the fall semester. With a capacity to accommodate more than 300 residents, the facility’s four floors of residence suites include eight single rooms, 16 single-suite rooms, 48 double-suite rooms and 20 four-person-suite rooms.

A great Seminar on Construction Estimating

Construction Cost Estimating

A two day upcoming seminar on best estimating practices and real-life problems will be held on 8th & 9th September, 2010 at Omni Jacksonville Hotel, 245 Water St Jacksonville, FL 32202. Some renowned estimators and engineers will discuss on the topic of unit price estimating for facilities renovation, repair and remodeling. This seminar is ideal for facility managers, architects, engineers, contractors, facility trades-people, planners, project managers etc.

Haskell acquires FreemanWhite, strengthens healthcare design-build business

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Jacksonville, Fla.-based based design-builder Haskell announced on Nov. 12 that it had completed its acquisition of FreemanWhite , a Charlotte, N.C.-based based consulting and design firm that specializes in the healthcare sector.

Takeuchi Adds Dealer in Florida

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Flagler is now offering Takeuchi compact equipment at their Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Lake City and Davie, Fla., Takeuchi-US has added Flagler Construction Equipment as their newest dealer in Florida. They will carry the full line of Takeuchi compact earthmoving equipment, including compact excavators, compact track loaders, compact wheel loaders and skid steer loaders. . Since 1987, Tampa has been the headquarters for Flagler Construction Equipment.

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RCP Services Cited for Fall Protection Violations

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for nine safety violations while performing concrete work at a residential apartment complex on Big Island Drive in Jacksonville, Fla. for nine safety violations while performing concrete work at a residential apartment complex on Big Island Drive in Jacksonville, Fla. OSHA has cited RCP Services Inc. of Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Proposed penalties total $47,000. One willful violation is for allowing employees to work on elevated surfaces without fall protection.

Haskell Acquires H.R. Gray, Expands Municipal Service Offerings

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Gray, a Columbus, Ohio-based firm providing program management and construction management services, was recently acquired by Haskell, one of the nation’s leading design-build firms, headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla. Columbus, Ohio (Dec. 18, 2012) – H.R. The acquisition will increase levels of expertise at Haskell, which works with some of America’s leading Fortune 500 companies to develop highly efficient and cost-effective facilities

Ultra Ever Dry + Upsalite = Industrial Scale Kitty Litter Boxes!

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out of Jacksonville Florida. The two materials discussed below will blow your mind. Let''s start with Ultra Ever Dry, a product produced and distributed by Ultra Tech International, Inc.

Seaports Safe Harbors for U.S. Industrial Real Estate Sector

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Ports that may not benefit from immediate large populations such as Hampton Roads, Jacksonville, Savannah and Charleston remain important throughput hubs to move goods and materials into other parts of the country. Interactive market tours for the top 10 U.S. Seaport markets.