Getting Smart in Las Vegas

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Say “Vegas” outside of Nevada, and people immediately think of the famous casinos and resorts that attract some 40 million visitors a year. Las Vegas isn’t shy about extoling these attractions and making their case for “Fun in the Sun” or “Fun in the Casino Lights.”.

Virgin Hyperloop Conducts First Passenger Test in Las Vegas

The Constructor

On November 8, 2020, Virgin Hyperloop conducted the first passenger test in a hyperloop pod in Las Vegas, US. The test serves as a major milestone.

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$7.5B Digital Infrastructure City To Be Built In Las Vegas

Business Facilities

Bleutech Park Las Vegas, the first city in the world to boast a digital revolution in motion, will break ground in the Las Vegas Valley this December. Bleutech Park Las Vegas will cost over $7.5 Flooring systems within Bleutech Park Las Vegas will capture and reuse the energy of human movement throughout the park including common areas and parking structures. Digital Infrastructure City To Be Built In Las Vegas at BusinessFacilities.com.

City of Las Vegas Chosen Southwest Owner of the Year

ENR Construction

When it comes to upgrading critical infrastructure, the city of Las Vegas leaves nothing to chance

Las Vegas City Council Green Lights Mass Transit Proposal

ENR Construction

The Las Vegas City Council has approved a negotiating agreement with a company that wants to build a 19-mile light rail or other high capacity mass transit line along Charleston Boulevard, one of the main east-west arterials in the Las Vegas Valley

[VIDEO] Boring Co. Finishes Las Vegas Tunnels

Construction Equipment

has completed boring the second of two tunnels planned for the Las Vegas Convention Center’s underground loop transit system. Elon Musk’s Boring Co. The city’s Convention Center enlisted the company to develop the mile long system last year, which could cost up to $52.5

ENR's Southwest City Scoop: Las Vegas

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2021 construction starts in the Las Vegas area

Construction Complete on $2 Billion Las Vegas Raiders Stadium

Construction Junkie

After 31 long months, the construction of Allegiant Stadium, the brand new home of the Las Vegas Raiders has finally completed. Photo Credit: Jason O'Rear, via McCarthy.

Las Vegas Raiders Not Gambling On Workplace Safety

FDR Safety

Las Vegas Sun : It’s 6 o’clock in the morning at the future home of the Raiders in Las Vegas and workers are about to begin their shift on the $1.8 By making safety THE value each and every morning, The Las Vegas Raiders’ project leaders have created an environment where workers understand the importance of safety and want to be safe. The post Las Vegas Raiders Not Gambling On Workplace Safety appeared first on FDRsafety.

Las Vegas’s Circa Resort & Casino will feature contactless technology throughout

BD+C

Circa Resort & Casino, located in Las Vegas, is set to open on Oct.

LVGEA Helps Southern Nevada Business Weather The Storm

Business Facilities

The Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA) is committed to helping local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read: LVGEA Helps Southern Nevada Business Weather The Storm at BusinessFacilities.com.

360-Degree Sphere Arena for Las Vegas

Construction Equipment

The Madison Square Garden Company and Las Vegas Sands Corporation got the sign-off from Las Vegas officials Wednesday to begin construction the MSG Sphere Las Vegas which the developers say will fulfill the needs of next-generation entertainment.

$1B Las Vegas Circa Resort & Casino starts concrete work

Construction Dive

Construction of the city's first ground-up resort in 30 years, led by McCarthy and Tré Builders, is expected to be complete next year

Virgin Trains affiliate strikes lease deal for SoCal high-speed rail to Las Vegas

Construction Dive

DesertXpress Enterprises LLC will pay California $842,000 each year to lease the right of way on Interstate 15. Meanwhile, the California High-Speed Rail Authority's $100 billion bullet train project has appeared to have stalled

Expansion, Relocation Projects Bringing Las Vegas Area Over 700 Jobs

Business Facilities

Four companies will expand or relocate to the Las Vegas area and are projected to create 719 total jobs over the next five years with the assistance of the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA). The company considered coming to Las Vegas, taking into consideration its business climate, cost of living and the availability of a qualified workforce. operation in the Las Vegas area.

Price cap negotiations on Las Vegas Convention Center under way

Construction Dive

A guaranteed maximum price for the Las Vegas Convention Center expansion is being negotiated between the visitors authority and the general contractor, a JV between Turner and Martin-Harris

Las Vegas Kenworth Dealer Relocates to Larger Shop

Construction Equipment

Kenworth Sales Company-Las Vegas relocated its full-service dealership to a newly constructed facility that features a 27,500-square-foot service department with 26 service bays.

Key Makeover of Las Vegas Boulevard North of the Strip Comes With Numerous Surprises

ENR Construction

The city of Las Vegas has started its biggest-ever public works project, a three-year effort to improve 2.5 miles of Las Vegas Boulevard north of the famous Strip

[Timelapse] Watch 32 Months of New Las Vegas Raiders Stadium Construction In 3 Minutes

Construction Junkie

Sure, I’ve already written about the completion of Allegiant Stadium , the brand new home to the Las Vegas Raiders, but I ask you this: Is a building actually built if there’s no timelapse video to show for it? via YouTube // EarthCam.

ENR's Southwest City Scoop: Las Vegas

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on projected 2020 construction starts in the Las Vegas area

$3B Las Vegas resort hotel, reborn as The Drew, scheduled for completion in 2020

Construction Dive

The Drew's completion will help accommodate the extra 600,000 annual visitors expected after the Las Vegas Convention Center expansion is complete in 2020

Las Vegas officials want 24/7 convention center construction

Construction Dive

The county commission will hear the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority's case for around-the-clock construction on July 18

Price cap negotiations delay Las Vegas Convention Center

Construction Dive

The $860 million Las Vegas Convention Center expansion has been delayed until the visitors authority and the Turner | Martin-Harris JV reach a guaranteed maximum price for the project

Las Vegas building boom drawing more development

Construction Dive

Billions of dollars' worth of construction projects have put Nevada's Sin City on the radar of even more developers

Design and Construction Week Rocks Las Vegas

Contractor Magazine

The combined Kitchen and Bath Industry Show and International Builders Show drew huge crowds, and showcased some of the industry's most innovative products

New JCB Dealership in Las Vegas

Construction Equipment

headquartered in Mira Loma, California, has added a new JCB-dedicated location in Las Vegas, Nevada. JCB of Las Vegas will offer JCB’s industry-leading backhoe loaders and telehandlers, rough terrain forklifts, large and compact excavators and the world’s safest and most innovative skid steers and compact track loaders with unique side-entry doors and a patented, single-arm PowerBoom. Southwest Material Handling, Inc.,

New JCB Dealer in Las Vegas

Green Industry Professionals

California-based Southwest Material Handling adds JCB-dedicated location in Las Vegas

Breaking New Ground in Las Vegas

The Korte Company

In January of this year, a groundbreaking ceremony marked the beginning of construction of a new development in northwest Las Vegas. Located at Hualapai Way and Deer Springs, the site will be home to Deer Springs Village shopping center

Video: AHR Expo 2017 Las Vegas trailer

Contractor Magazine

where the future of the mechanical contracting industry comes together for three days in Las Vegas! In a world. read more. Video

Las Vegas Stadium Co. official outlines key project challenges

Construction Dive

Chief Operating Officer Don Webb told local media about elements of the Raiders' NFL project that keep him awake at night

Video: AHR Expo 2017 Las Vegas trailer

Contractor Magazine

where the future of the mechanical contracting industry comes together for three days in Las Vegas! In a world. read more. Video AHR

Investigation Seeks Culprit Behind Racist Graffiti at Big Las Vegas Project

ENR Construction

Work paused for training at the Las Vegas Convention Center expansion project

Revitalizing Las Vegas with Robots

Construction Superintendent Magazine

A bustling center filled with robotics, drones and startups could become a new economic powerhouse in Las Vegas, Nevada. With efforts led by The Korte Company's Sallie Doebler, the firm partnered with Focus Development, Joseph Beare & Company and SH Architecture to form Build a Better Las Vegas, the team that won first prize in the Strong Cities Strong Communities (SC2) Las Vegas Challenge.

Revitalizing Las Vegas with Robots

Construction Superintendent Magazine

A bustling center filled with robotics, drones and startups could become a new economic powerhouse in Las Vegas, Nevada. With efforts led by The Korte Company's Sallie Doebler, the firm partnered with Focus Development, Joseph Beare & Company and SH Architecture to form Build a Better Las Vegas, the team that won first prize in the Strong Cities Strong Communities (SC2) Las Vegas Challenge.

California approves $3B bond for Virgin's $45B bullet train to Las Vegas

Construction Dive

The California portion of the project is expected to call for almost 16,000 construction jobs over three years

Resurgence in Downtown Las Vegas

The Korte Company

Recent history has shown Las Vegas to be on the leading edge of the housing market, with both positive and negative implications. In the mid-2000s, the region was the envy of the nation as its robust construction labor force churned out new homes, condos and apartment units at a rapid pace. Average sale prices for existing homes in Nevada in 2007 topped out at well over $300,000; new homes were going for nearly $400,000

On site: An inside look at Mortenson-McCarthy's $1.9B Raiders stadium construction in Las Vegas

Construction Dive

The project team brought Construction Dive into the huddle as it reaches 75% completion of one of the NFL's most innovative stadiums

Elon Musk’s Tunnel Company Seeks To Expand Its Reach in Las Vegas

ENR Construction

The $52.5-million project will link the existing Las Vegas Convention Center complex with the under-construction, 1.4-million-sq-ft West Hall

Las Vegas entertainment destination breaks ground

Construction Dive

Developer Fisher Brothers and creative firm Beneville Studios designed a massive center that claims it will offer unique retail and entertainment experiences

Las Vegas Sands Proposes $1B Domed Stadium

Construction Equipment

The Las Vegas Sands Corporation says it will lead a consortium of investors planning to build a $1 billion domed stadium on 42 acres near the University of Nevada, Las Vegas that would house the school's football team — and possibly a National Football League franchise