Construction Jobs Growing in Texas & Louisiana

ProCore

Texas and Louisiana both delivered strong construction job growth at the close of 2015. In Louisiana, a state heavily dependent on oil and gas activity, construction gained more jobs last year than it had since 1990. construction jobs Louisiana construction texas construction

Global Growth Surge in Southwest Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

While standing next to each other during a press conference, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and Lotte CEO Soon Hyo “Steve” Chung told a group of onlookers that the company would establish its headquarters in Lake Charles (relocating from Houston). Photo: Port of South Louisiana).

Trending Sources

Louisiana: Where Partnerships Propel Innovation and Investment

Business Facilities Blog

Louisiana: Where Partnerships Propel Innovation and Investment originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Credit: Louisiana Economic Development). Bell Helicopter ’s choice of Lafayette heralded a new era for aircraft assembly in Louisiana.

Energizing Louisiana’s Future

Business Facilities Blog

Louisiana is ready to be the prime global hub for liquefied natural gas exports, and it’s aiming to be the national leader in cybersecurity. Read Energizing Louisiana’s Future on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Mauser To Invest $10M In Louisiana Industrial Packaging Project

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Mauser To Invest $10M In Louisiana Industrial Packaging Project. Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Manufacturing Ascension Parish Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Expansion LED FastStart Louisiana Economic Development Mauser Site SelectionMauser will establish a new packaging facility in the Talon Industrial Park in Geismar, LA, creating 75 new jobs.

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: ACE Mentor Program

ENR Construction

Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/texas-louisiana/photos

Infographic: Louisiana’s SoLA Super Region

Business Facilities Blog

Read Infographic: Louisiana’s SoLA Super Region on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Corporate Real Estate Daily News Economic Development Featured Louisiana Transportation & Infrastructure Baton Rouge Area Chamber of Commerce Employment Greater New Orleans Hurricane Katrina infographic LawnStarter louisiana Site Selection Workforce Development

Metro 18

Louisiana Economic Development Wins Deal of the Year: Bronze Award

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

PROJECT TITLE: FORMOSA PETROCHEMICAL COMPLEX ENTERED BY: LOUISIANA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. James Parish surrounds one of the biggest bends of the Mississippi River, where the waterway turns toward New Orleans halfway downstream from Louisiana’s capital, Baton Rouge.

Deals 39

ENR Texas & Louisiana Names 2017 Contractor of the Year

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana has selected Manhattan Construction Group as its 2017 Contractor of the Year

Honeywell Dedicates $300M Mobile Refrigerants Facility In Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Over the past four years, Honeywell’s Louisiana expansions have created 118 new direct jobs and $915 million in new capital investment statewide. Honeywell Dedicates $300M Mobile Refrigerants Facility In Louisiana. Capital Investment Chemicals Daily News Featured Louisiana Manufacturing Research & Development Climate change Economic Development Employment Expansion Geismar Honeywell Louisiana Economic Development Site Selection

Sneak Peak at ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Top Contractors

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana's annual Top Contractors ranking will be published in the Aug. 7/14 issue

ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Excellence in Safety Winners

ENR Construction

This year, ENR Texas & Louisiana is singling out eight projects for their outstanding safety records and job-site procedures

Site 21

Bill Yates Is ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Legacy Award Winner

ENR Construction

has been named the recipient of ENR Texas & Louisiana’s fourth annual Legacy Award William “Bill” G. Yates, Jr., chairman of The Yates Cos.

Louisiana Begins Planning on Impacts of Connected, Autonomous Vehicles

ENR Construction

Efforts are underway in Louisiana to determine the possible impacts and new requirements for highway infrastructure that may result should the use of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs) grow

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: South Oak Cliff Blue Line Extension (SOC-3)

ENR Construction

Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/texas-louisiana/photos

Report: Louisiana Losing More Land

ENR Construction

Projects to protect and rebuild Louisiana’s coast would be accelerated under a draft update to the state’s coastal master plan

Winners Announced in ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Best Projects Contest

ENR Construction

A jury of six industry experts has completed its review of 108 entries in ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Best Projects competition. Jurors have recognized 37 projects across 17 categories as the region's best

Louisiana Children’s Museum on Track to Award Bid

ENR Construction

Louisiana Children’s Museum officials are finalizing an agreement with the presumed low bidder build the museum’s new site in New Orleans City Park

ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Design Firm of the Year

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana has selected Kimley-Horn as its 2017 Design Firm of the Year

Louisiana Cat Expanding New Iberia Operations, Adding 60 Jobs

Business Facilities Blog

Read Louisiana Cat Expanding New Iberia Operations, Adding 60 Jobs on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Daily News Featured Louisiana Public-Private Partnerships Transportation & Infrastructure Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Expansion LED Louisiana Cat Louisiana Machinery Company Manufacturing Site Selection

News 10

Louisiana Projects Receive BP Funds

ENR Construction

Two key projects aimed at restoring Louisiana’s coast will move forward after receiving almost $200 million for engineering and design work

Announcing ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2016 Best Project Winners

ENR Construction

After weeks of review, judging has finally wrapped up for ENR Texas & Louisiana’s 2016 Best Projects competition

Louisiana: Business As Usual In The Bayou

Business Facilities Blog

No matter what Mother Nature throws at Louisiana, the Pelican State knows how to stay on its feet and keep its momentum moving onward and upward. Read Louisiana: Business As Usual In The Bayou on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Preview: Texas & Louisiana's Top Specialty Contractors

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana's December 12 print edition will feature the region's annual list of Top Specialty Contractors. You'll see these firms ranked by revenue, include rankings of these firms by state and sector

Construction Fastest Growing Sector by Employment in Louisiana

ENR Construction

Recent data from the Louisiana Workforce Commission revealed that over the past year, construction was the fastest growing sector by employment in Louisiana

Texas and Louisiana's 2017 Top Young Professionals Selected

ENR Construction

After weeks of review, an independent panel of judges has selected ENR Texas & Louisiana’s Top Young Professionals for 2017

Business Report: Louisiana – Matheson Tri-Gas Expands In Southwest Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Business Report: Louisiana – Matheson Tri-Gas Expands In Southwest Louisiana appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Business Report Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Post Food Processing Incentives Louisiana Magazine Magazine Highlights Oil And Gas U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Foster Farms Investing $30M In Louisiana Poultry Plant Expansion

Business Facilities Blog

Louisiana Economic Development (LED) estimates the project will result in an additional 42 new indirect jobs, for a total of more than 90 new jobs in North Louisiana. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Louisiana.

Noranda Bauxite & Alumina Investing $35M In Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Noranda Bauxite & Alumina Investing $35M In Louisiana. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Louisiana Manufacturing Ports & Free Trade Zones Economic Development Employment Expansion Gramercy LED FastStart Louisiana Economic Development Noranda Site SelectionThe company will expand and upgrade its St. James Parish alumina refinery, and also move its headquarters to the Gramercy facility, creating 65 new jobs.

Plastipak Packaging Investing $15M In Central Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Read: Plastipak Packaging Investing $15M In Central Louisiana. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Louisiana Manufacturing Plastics & Medical Devices Business Incentives Employment Expansion LED FastStart Louisiana Economic Development Plastipak Site Selection Workforce DevelopmentThe rigid plastic container manufacturer will add up to seven new plastics production lines at its manufacturing facility in Pineville, LA.

Louisiana Public Contract Law: Material Supplier Notice Requirement

Construction Law Monitor

In Louisiana public contracts and jobs have been gaining momentum for my clients. The requirements are codified in Louisiana Revised Statutes §38:2241 et seq. Regardless of whether the case is proper it is the law in Louisiana.

Louisiana Master Plan Sparks Action To Halt Coastal Losses

ENR Construction

Nearly five years into the execution of Louisiana’s long-range plan to halt and reverse the loss of coastal land, state officials are drafting the first five-year update

NOV Announces $23 Million Drilling Technology Facility In Louisiana

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

With the project, NOV will retain 1,793 employees at 76 locations throughout Louisiana, including 150 workers at a NOV Rig Solutions facility completed three years ago near New Iberia. We’re proud NOV is beginning this new chapter in its oil and gas industry service right here in Louisiana.”.

Texas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Washington, UtahShine in BF’s 9th Annual State Rankings Report

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

According to BF Editor in Chief Jack Rogers, several states—including Texas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Washington and Utah—deserve a shout-out for their overall performance in the magazine’s 2013 state rankings. Louisiana, also a strong finisher, has steadfastly executed a diverse growth strategy that is nurturing new high-tech ventures while building on the Pelican State’s traditional strength in the oil and gas sectors.

Formosa Petrochemical Considers $9.4B Complex In Louisiana

Business Facilities Blog

Complex In Louisiana appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Industry Articles By Location Daily News Featured Post Louisiana Oil And Gas Online Features U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Manufacturing Is Job One For Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan

Business Facilities Blog

Indiana, Wisconsin and Michigan have been named the Top Manufacturing States in a new rankings category in Business Facilities' 13th Annual Rankings Report; Louisiana is tops in Cybersecurity Growth Potential. Read: Manufacturing Is Job One For Indiana, Wisconsin, Michigan.

Louisiana: Plaquemines Parish Lands $8.5-Billion LNG Complex

Business Facilities Blog

Venture Global’s two liquified natural gas projects in Louisiana, a total investment of $13 billion, will make the state a leader in LNG exports. Read Louisiana: Plaquemines Parish Lands $8.5-Billion LNG Complex on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.