Los Angeles development booming

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Luxury residential projects lead a building spree that has 4 million square feet of new commercial construction remaking the city's downtown

H&E Opens Los Angeles Dealership

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H&E Equipment Services opened a branch in Sun Valley, California, to serve the Los Angeles market. The branch occupies four acres and includes a 15,000-square-foot facility, fully fenced yard area, offices, parts warehouse, and a repair shop with five service bays. The branch specializes in

Suffolk launches Smart Lab in Los Angeles

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Inspired by the lagging productivity and efficiencies in the construction industry, Suffolk recently launched its most recent Smart Lab location in Los Angeles

A Los Angeles design firm reimagines urban workplaces, multifamily buildings, and warehouses

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The Los Angeles-based design firm Omgivning has released three white papers that propose new ways, post-COVID 19 pandemic, of looking at workplaces, multifamily, and urban reprogramming.

$60M Porsche Experience Center Opens In Los Angeles

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$1.2B Los Angeles arena, hotel expansion proposed

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Los Angeles reportedly loses out on $1 billion a year because of its outdated convention facilities

Suffolk launches Smart Lab in Los Angeles

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Inspired by the lagging productivity and efficiencies in the construction industry, Suffolk recently launched its most recent Smart Lab location, in Los Angeles

City-owned buildings to go carbon-free in Los Angeles

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An executive directive by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti commits the city to constructing 100% carbon-free buildings and to use less carbon-intensive building materials. Los Angeles follows a growing trend of cities, including Seattle, San Francisco, and Pittsburgh, that have committed to new government building stock being all-electric or becoming 100% emissions free.

Los Angeles ties Seattle for most cranes in Q2 2019

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This is the first time in more than three years that Seattle has not been RLB's sole No. 1 for crane counts in the U.S.

London, Los Angeles, New York Top Cities For Global Real Estate Investment

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$453M mixed-use P3 project kicks off in Los Angeles

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The transit-oriented mixed-use project, which will include housing, retail, office and community space, is being carried out as a public-private partnership with Los Angeles County and other local agencies

3 top contractors compete to build Los Angeles Clippers arena

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The NBA franchise is reportedly deciding between three teams to manage the project — AECOM-Turner, Mortenson-Clark and PCL Construction

Los Angeles officials green light contentious $1B mixed-use project

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The city's planning commission approved the Crossroads Hollywood project, which would create 2,500 construction jobs, despite feedback from activist groups claiming it would negatively impact the neighborhood

Los Angeles Clippers release renderings of proposed $1B arena

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Although the NBA team has not received final approval for the project from the city of Inglewood, it expects the new arena to be ready in 2024

Los Angeles Job Creation And Business Retention Program Marks Milestone

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Google to convert mall into Los Angeles campus

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The Westside Pavilion will retain some retail space but otherwise undergo a full LEED-certified, Gensler-designed conversion

Los Angeles has the largest hotel construction pipeline in the United States

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In the most recent Lodging Econometrics (LE) Construction Pipeline Trend report on Los Angeles, LE states that Los Angeles has a total of 168 projects/28,501 rooms in the construction pipeline, the largest pipeline of any market in the U.S.

$4B-plus Los Angeles stadium could be country's most expensive yet

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The new home of the NFL's Rams and Chargers franchises is now estimated to cost double that of any U.S. stadium completed or underway

'Kaleidoscopic' high-rise planned for downtown Los Angeles moves forward

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City officials said the 58-story mixed-use tower, featuring a façade with vegetation and digitized landscapes, would worsen traffic, but otherwise do minimal damage to the environment

Modular fim citizenM to build 2nd Los Angeles hotel

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The company uses prefabricated components for most of its properties, which feature steel-framed furnished cubes from a Polish supplier

Los Angeles Union Station considers $2B expansion

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Project officials said the expansion would reduce wait times and add more flexibility for riders, and could help boost mobility in time for when the city hosts the Olympic Games in summer 2028

Los Angeles Metro outlines $6.6B spending program

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Construction projects will account for around $2 billion of the fiscal year 2019 budget, which is the largest in the rail system's history

Related scores $630M loan for AECOM-led Los Angeles mixed-use project

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The deal paves the way for the $1 billion, Frank Gehry-designed The Grand development, a public-private partnership with the Los Angeles Grand Avenue Authority, to begin site work this month

Los Angeles appoints its first chief design officer

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Christopher Hawthorne, formerly an architecture critic for the Los Angeles Times, was named Los Angeles’s first chief design officer by Mayor Eric Garcetti. Hawthorne is responsible for enhancing “the quality of civic architecture and urban design” citywide. He is one of the first to assume the title of “chief design officer” in a U.S.

Los Angeles speeds up review for Musk's test tunnel

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An environmental review granted an exemption that could shave months or even years from the test project's schedule if the full city council gets behind it

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in Los Angeles

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Dodge offers data on projected 2019 construction starts in the Los Angeles area

Webcor sues for unpaid bills in Los Angeles tower project

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Webcor claims Greenland USA owes it almost $10 million under a $436 million contract to cover the costs of extra work for the $1 billion Metropolis

Los Angeles-area transit project costs could reach $14B

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The LA Metro is exploring four options for the proposed Sepulveda Transit Corridor, including three routes that would use heavy rail and one monorail

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in Los Angeles

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Dodge offers data on projected 2020 construction starts in the Los Angeles area

Deregulation for denser development in Los Angeles moves forward

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Los Angeles is moving ahead with a plan to rewrite development rules so that denser development can take place near transit stations. Los Angeles City Council's Planning and Land Use Management Committee recently approved the Expo Corridor Transit Neighborhood Plan. This would allow more housing, retail, and office space near five transit stations

BIMStorm Hits Los Angeles!!

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In the February 15, 2008 edition of Architect This Week, Contributing Editor Michael Tardif authored a lead article entitled "BIMStorm Hits LA." In this article, Mr. Tardif describes how on January 31, 2008, 133 design professionals from 11 countries participated in BIMStorm LAX, a 24-hour, online design charette in which another 700 people participated as observers.

Los Angeles mayor promotes mandatory earthquake safeguards

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A report says steel buildings constructed from the early 1970s through 1994 are susceptible to earthquake damage. Mayor Eric Garcetti already has launched a retrofit program for city-owned buildings

United Airlines Field at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum: Renovation/Restoration

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To renovate and expand one of the world’s oldest and most recognizable sports venues, the design and construction team carefully balanced Memorial Coliseum’s storied 94-year history with a need to provide more modern facilities

Plan advances in Los Angeles for Climate Emergency Mobilization Department

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The Los Angeles City Council recently approved on a 13-0 vote to move forward with a plan to establish a Climate Emergency Mobilization Department

Kiewit-Parsons JV wins $806M Los Angeles Gold Line light rail contract

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The deal includes an option for a $381 million extension, if the Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority can secure the funding by September 2021

Los Angeles construction costs climbed most in U.S. in 2017

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The 7.6% increase for the California city last year was nearly double the 4.2% average uptick the rest of the country experienced

Tutor Perini wins $1.4B Los Angeles Purple Line Section 3 contract

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Pending federal funding, the contractor and partner O&G Industries will design and build 2.6 miles of rail and two stations for operation by 2026

Julian Construction Offers House Leveling In Los Angeles Area.

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Related Cos. Breaks Ground on Gehry's Grand in Los Angeles

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11 on the Grand in downtown Los Angeles Related Companies and partner CORE USA broke ground Feb.

Los Angeles voters approve billions to tackle traffic and homelessness

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It’s likely that Los Angeles voters approved two ballot questions that would earmark billions to address traffic tie-ups and homelessness, the Los Angeles Times reported