Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners

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Austin, TX added to its impressive record of success in Business Facilities’ Metro Rankings Report with the best across-the-board showing in the magazine’s 2015 edition. Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 Austin blog-August-2015 metro rankings Nashville north carolina Raleigh rankings tennesseeBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Business Facilities’ 12th Annual Rankings Report: Metro Rankings

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Part Two: Metro Rankings. Read Business Facilities’ 12th Annual Rankings Report: Metro Rankings on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Cover Story Development Indicators Iowa Kansas Louisiana Magazine Highlights Missouri Nebraska New York Oklahoma Tennessee Texas 2016 rankings BF-July/August-2016 Business Facilities Economic Development Featured Content metro rankings Site Selection

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AGC: Construction employment up in more than 250 metros

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Yet contractors report that it is still difficult to find qualified skilled workers

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Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Indiana Metros Are Exports Leaders

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Indiana metros dominated the top-10 list for Exports Leaders in Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report. Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Indiana Metros Are Exports Leaders appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southeast blog-August-2015 california Exports indiana logistics metro rankings rankings tennessee venture capitalBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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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

DC Metro Sacks More Inspectors

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Metro train has uncovered several years’ worth of falsified track inspection records, resulting in dismissals or disciplinary action for more than half of the system’s track inspection staff What began as an investigation into the July 2016 derailment of a Washington, D.C.,

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Cover Story: 2014 Business Facilities – Metro And Global Rankings

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In this year’s Metro Rankings Report, we’ve taken note of the crucial role exports are playing in the Recovery for many locations by charting their success in two of our rankings categories, Exports Growth Leaders and Exports Recovery Leaders. 10 in our Economic Growth Potential metro ranking.

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Tests Reveal Panel Problems On DC Metro Silver Line

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Contractors on the $2.7-billion Silver Line Metro extension in northern Virginia will protect or replace 1,569 precast concrete panels used on five stations after multiple issues were discovered on hundreds of the panels

Team Outwits Deadly Risks on Copenhagen Metro Expansion

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At Copenhagen’s lengthy Metro expansion, construction crews dodge killer contaminants, skirt around historic building foundations and stay on track

Zaha Hadid’s King Abdullah Financial District Metro Station incorporates futuristic façade

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Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, the new King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) Metro Station in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia will serve as a key interchange on the new Riyadh Metro network for Line 1 and the terminus of Line 4 and Line 6.

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Construction Employment Up in 264 of 358 Metros

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According to a new analysis of federal employment data, AGC reports construction employment increased in 264 out of 358 metro areas between June 2016 and June 2017, declined in 57, and stagnated in 37.

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Construction Employment Increases In 264 out of 358 Metro Areas Between June 2016, 2017

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment increased in 264 out of 358 metro areas between June 2016 and June 2017, declined in 57 and stagnated in 37, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Sydney Metro Enters Phase Two

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With long tunnels and north-west construction complete, international teams eye work on southern extension

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Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit

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Read: Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit at BusinessFacilities.com. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has awarded state Transportation Economic Development Fund (TEDF) Category A grants totaling more than $2.7

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Construction employment increases in 256 metro areas between April 2017 & 2018

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Construction employment increased in 256 out of 358 metro areas between April 2017 and April 2018, declined in 63 and was unchanged in 39, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Increases in 269 Metro Areas Between December 2016, 2017

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Construction employment increased in 269 out of 358 metro areas between December 2016 and December 2017, declined in 43 and stagnated in 46, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Trio of Transit Construction Projects Dominates New LA Metro Budget

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The 2018-19 spending plan, which begins July 1, calls for nearly $2 billion in construction, with the majority directed to rail and transit expansions

Following Mishaps, D.C. Metro Presses on With Repairs

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An aggressive effort to overhaul the aging Metro system in Washington, D.C., is producing results as it nears the one-year mark, with more than 28,000 cross-ties and nearly two miles of grout pads now replaced

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Construction Employment Up in Most Metro Areas: AGC

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Construction employment increased in 228 out of 358 metro areas, was unchanged in 48 and declined in 82 between June 2015 and June 2016, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the AGC

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Construction Employment Increases in 243 Metro Areas between October 2016, 2017

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Construction employment increased in 243 out of 358 metro areas between October 2016 and October 2017, declined in 59 and stagnated in 56, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Construction Employment Increases in 250 out of 358 Metro Areas between August 2016, 2017

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Construction employment increased in 250 out of 358 metro areas between September 2016 and September 2017, declined in 56 and stagnated in 52, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Trio of Transit Construction Projects Dominate New LA Metro Budget

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The 2018-2019 spending plan, which begins July 1, calls for nearly $2 billion in construction, with the majority directed to rail and transit expansions

Pandora Will Create 250 Jobs In Georgia

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Whistle-Blower Suit Triggers Multiple Probes of Metro Work

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A recently unsealed whistle-blower lawsuit has helped trigger new investigations of 1,569 architectural concrete panels installed at five stations on the $2.7-billion second phase of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project in northern Virginia

Best Project, Rail: Lima Metro Line 1, Phase II

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Best Rail Lima Metro Line 1, Phase II. Buildings

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2016 Metro Rankings Report: San Antonio, TX Is No. 1 In Economic Growth Potential

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San Antonio, TX is the top-ranked metro for Economic Growth Potential in Business Facilities’ 12th Annual Rankings Report; Reno-Sparks, NV and Huntsville, AL placed second and third, respectively. Read 2016 Metro Rankings Report: San Antonio, TX Is No. 1 In Economic Growth Potential on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Construction employment increases in 248 metro areas as new metal tariffs threaten future sector job gains

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Construction employment increased in 248 out of 358 metro areas between January 2017 and January 2018, declined in 68 and stagnated in 42, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Construction Employment Increases in 217 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between April 2016, 2017

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Construction employment increased in 217 out of 358 metro areas between April 2016 and April 2017, declined in 89 and stagnated in 52, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Panasonic Opens Engineering & Fabrication Center in Metro Dallas

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Panasonic Opens Engineering & Fabrication Center in Metro Dallas originally appeared on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Building a high resolution videoboard at Panasonic’s new engineering and fabrication center in metro Dallas.

Construction Employment Increases in 205 Out of 358 Metro Areas

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Construction employment expanded in 205 metro areas, declined in 101 and was stagnant in 52 between May 2014 and May 2015, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). .

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Construction Employment Up in 244 of 358 Metros

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. . In his recent report, Ken Simonson at the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) said, "With more than two-thirds of the nation’s metro areas adding construction jobs it is clear that the demand for construction is broad-based geographically and by project type.”

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Construction Employment Drops in 144 Out Of 358 Metro Areas

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Q&A With LA Metro's Phil Washington

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LA transit leader discusses area's ambitious plans

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Facebook Investing $750M In New Georgia Data Center

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Capital Investment Daily News Data Centers Featured Georgia corporate expansion Dalton County data center Facebook Georgia Department of Economic Development Georgia Power Jasper County Metro Atlanta Chamber Morgan County Nathan Deal Newton CountyThe social media giant will create at least 100 jobs at a new data center in Stanton Springs, GA over the next five years. Read: Facebook Investing $750M In New Georgia Data Center at BusinessFacilities.com.

Ferguson solidifies its move into the metro New York market

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Ferguson now has claim on a giant foothold in the Metro New York market. read more. Plumbing Contractor Business Devlopment

Construction employment increases in 257 metro areas between February 2017 & 2018 as construction firms continue to expand amid strong demand

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Construction employment increased in 257 out of 358 metro areas between February 2017 and February 2018, declined in 50 and stagnated in 51, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.