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

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.

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Oil & Gas Dominates Texas & Louisiana Construction

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Construction in Texas and Louisiana includes all the typical sectors, but with today’s low cost natural gas, it’s the petrochemical sector that sets it off from other regions. Much of that manufacturing capacity is getting installed in Texas and Louisiana.

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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.

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

Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana

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Read Glovis America Creating 150 Jobs In Louisiana on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Daily News Featured Logistics & Distribution Louisiana Business Incentives Capital Investment Economic Development Employment Enterprise Zone Expansion Glovis America LED Louisiana Economic Development North Louisiana Economic Partnership Site Selection

Honeywell Dedicates $300M Mobile Refrigerants Facility In Louisiana

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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

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

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

Infographic: Louisiana’s SoLA Super Region

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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

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Report: Louisiana Losing More Land

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

Louisiana Economic Development Wins Deal of the Year: Bronze Award

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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.

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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

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

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

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

Preview: Texas & Louisiana's Top Specialty Contractors

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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

Texas and Louisiana's 2017 Top Young Professionals Selected

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

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

Louisiana Cat Expanding New Iberia Operations, Adding 60 Jobs

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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

Louisiana Master Plan Sparks Action To Halt Coastal Losses

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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

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Antonio

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater San Antonio area

Louisiana: Business As Usual In The Bayou

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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.

bluefrog Plumbing + Drain launches first Louisiana franchise

Constructor Magazine

bluefrog Plumbing + Drain has opened its first Louisiana location in Belle Chasse. Strategic plumbing company franchise expands into greater New Orleans metropolitan area. read more. Plumbing

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.

Houston-based Concrete Subcontractor is ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2016 Specialty Contractor of the Year

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ENR Texas & Louisiana has selected Houston-based Keystone Concrete Placement as its 2016 Specialty Contractor of the Year

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

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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.

New $1.12 Billion Chemical Plant for Louisiana

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Zengtai Liao, chairman of the Wanhua Chemical Group, has announced the company will develop a chemical manufacturing complex in Louisiana, with plans for the $1.12

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USDOT Releases $2 Million for Emergency Repairs in Louisiana

Construction Equipment

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $2 million in Emergency Relief (ER) funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to help repair roads and bridges damaged by heavy rain and flooding in Louisiana

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Louisiana Flood Recovery Begins, Federal Aid Starts to Flow

ENR Construction

FEMA has provided $107 million in grants to individuals for home repairs, other needs; FHWA released $2 million for road and bridge work

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Louisiana adopts International Plumbing Code statewide for all new construction

Constructor Magazine

BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANALouisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has signed legislation that will replace the state’s plumbing code effective Jan. The IPC, published by the International Code Council, will replace the Louisiana State Plumbing Code. 1, 2016, with the International Plumbing Code. The legislation also adds IPC, IBC, and IRC plumbing sections to the state’s construction code. read more. Plumbing

Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Austin

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Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater Austin area

Ports & FTZs: Perfect Together

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Caribbean Featured Florida Indiana Industry Focus Logistics & Distribution Louisiana Magazine Highlights Minnesota New Jersey Ports & Free Trade Zones Transportation & Infrastructure BF-May/June-2017 Curaçao Foreign Trade Zones FTZ Mercer County Minnesota FTZs Port of South Louisiana Port Tampa Bay Ports Ports of IndianaThe nation’s ports are handling record amounts of shipping.

Louisiana: Plaquemines Parish Lands $8.5-Billion LNG Complex

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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.

Profiles of 2017 ENR Texas & Louisiana Top Young Professionals

ENR Construction

Top young professionals from across the region represent a diversity of specialties within the AEC industry

Monster Moto Celebrates New Louisiana Headquarters

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Read Monster Moto Celebrates New Louisiana Headquarters on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Automotive Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Louisiana Manufacturing Public-Private Partnerships Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives Capital Investment Competitive Projects Payroll Incentive Program Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Louisiana Economic Development Monster Moto Site Selection

Making Waves: Building A Water Management Mecca

Business Facilities Blog

Coastal rebuilding projects are driving the growth of the water sector in Louisiana. Featured Industry Focus Louisiana Magazine Highlights Utilities Baton Rouge BF-May/June-2017 Economic Development Louisiana Economic Development LSU Martin Ecosystems Site Selection The Water Campus Tierra Resources Water Water ChallengeThe Pelican State aims to become the Silicon Valley of the global water industry. Read: Making Waves: Building A Water Management Mecca.

Formosa Petrochemical Considers $9.4B Complex In Louisiana

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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.

NOV Announces $23 Million Drilling Technology Facility In Louisiana

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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.”.