Business Facilities’ 2019 Metro Rankings Report

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15th Annual Rankings: 2019 Metro Rankings Report. W e’ve subdivided our metro Economic Growth Potential ranking into small, medium and large categories this year. Atlanta, GA; San Antonio, TX and Phoenix, AZ are the top-ranked large metros in this flagship category, respectively.

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Business Facilities’ 2018 Metro Rankings Report

Business Facilities

Business Facilities' 2018 Metro Rankings Report takes a look at the hot topics in economic development on the city level, including solar energy, job growth, economic growth potential, diversity, and more. Read: Business Facilities’ 2018 Metro Rankings Report at BusinessFacilities.com.

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Houston, TX Top-Ranked Metro For Growth Potential

Business Facilities

Houston, TX is the top-ranked metro for Economic Growth Potential—followed by Atlanta, GA and Austin, TX—in Business Facilities' 14th Annual Rankings Report. Read: Houston, TX Top-Ranked Metro For Growth Potential at BusinessFacilities.com.

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.

Construction Employment Increases in 218 Metros

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Construction employment grew in 218, or 61 percent, out of 358 metro areas between March 2018 and March 2019, declined in 83 (23 percent) and was unchanged in 57, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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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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Atlanta, San Antonio, Phoenix Lead In Economic Growth Potential

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Atlanta , San Antonio and Phoenix are the top-ranked large metros for Economic Growth Potential in Business Facilities’ 15th Annual Rankings Report. “It It all seems to be coming together for Metro Atlanta,” said BF Editor in Chief Jack Rogers.

Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched

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Metro Chicago Exports Collaboration Launched appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Great Lakes Blog-Oct-2014 Brookings Institution Chicago Exports Global Cities Initiative JPMorgan Chase Metro Chicago Exports Small Business Initiatives Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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5 metro markets to dominate US megaproject trend

Construction Dive

An FMI report predicts that over the next several years, New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Houston and Washington will make up one-fifth of total megaproject construction in the U.S.

Guardian SunGuard® Coated Glass Helps Metro D.C. Reach New Heights

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Architects at Beyer Blinder Belle created an iconic wayfinder and an important gathering place in Metro D.C. Rosslyn Central Place sets a new standard for sophisticated living in a burgeoning Arlington neighborhood.

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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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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Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations

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Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Using a standard regional analysis called shift share , CareerBuilder and Emsi discovered which metros are exceeding industry trends the most – and which ones are lagging behind.

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Construction Employment Increases in 250 Metros, Declines in 53

Construction Equipment

Construction employment grew in 250 out of 358 metro areas between April 2018 and 2019, declined in 53, and was unchanged in 55, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). “Demand for construction is steady or rising in most parts of the country, and many

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US Elogistics Service Investing $4M In Georgia

Business Facilities

The company will establish a new distribution center in Austell, GA, creating 150 new jobs in the metro Atlanta region. . Read: US Elogistics Service Investing $4M In Georgia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Construction employment increases in 250 out of 358 metros from April 2018 to April 2019

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Construction employment grew in 250 out of 358 metro areas between April 2018 and April 2019, declined in 53 and was unchanged in 55, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Austin, Denver, New York Are Top Startup Ecosystems

Business Facilities

The top 10 metros for startups each offer a growing skilled workforce, a mix of emerging growth sectors and the quality of life that amplifies talent attraction, Rogers said.

Construction exec indicted for trying to bribe DC Metro official

Construction Dive

Contractor Hardutt Singh allegedly attempted to bribe the former head of the Metro's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Department

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Construction Employment Up in 264 of 358 Metros

Construction Equipment

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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L.A. Metro Unveils Two New TBMs for Purple Line Extension

ENR Construction

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) on Monday unveiled two new tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for the authority's $9.3

AGC: Construction employment up in more than 250 metros

Construction Dive

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

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Construction Employment Grows in 252 out of 358 Metro Areas from August 2018 to August 2019, says AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment grew in 252 out of 358 metro areas between August 2018 and August 2019, declined in 60 and was unchanged in 46, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America. The post Construction Employment Grows in 252 out of 358 Metro Areas from August 2018 to August 2019, says AGC appeared first on Construction Superintendent.

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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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Construction costs in major metros continued to climb last year

BD+C

Construction costs nationally rose in 2018 by an average of 5.73%, with Chicago and Portland, Ore., showing the greatest increases among major cities.

Kroger, Ocado Choose Georgia For High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center

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Capital Investment Daily News Featured Georgia Logistics & Distribution Workforce Development advanced robotics technology automated warehouse Clayton County corporate expansion customer fulfillment center Forest Park Georgia Department of Economic Development Kroger Metro Atlanta Ocado

Portland’s Metro Government Aims at 2020 Transportation Measure

ENR Construction

A poll showing strong voter support encourages Metro government to ask for a transportation tax in 2020

LA Metro approves $3.2B Purple Line extension budget

Construction Dive

The cost of the subway's Section 3 has almost doubled since Los Angeles County voters approved a tax to fund the project in 2016

DC Metro Sacks More Inspectors

ENR Construction

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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Construction Employment Increases in 205 Out of 358 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

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 Drops in 144 Out Of 358 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

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Construction Employment Increases in 218 Metros from March 2018 to March 2019

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment grew in 218, or 61 percent, out of 358 metro areas between March 2018 and March 2019, declined in 83 (23 percent) and was unchanged in 57, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America. “Fewer metros than in recent months. The post Construction Employment Increases in 218 Metros from March 2018 to March 2019 appeared first on Construction Superintendent.

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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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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

Construction Employment Rises in 287 Metro Areas Between August 2017, 2018 says AGC

Construction Superintendent Magazine

Construction employment increased in 287 out of 358 metro areas (80 percent) between August 2017 and August 2018, declined in 35 (10 percent) and was unchanged in 36, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America.

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Construction Employment Up in Most Metro Areas: AGC

Construction Equipment

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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Team Outwits Deadly Risks on Copenhagen Metro Expansion

ENR Construction

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

Construction Employment Increases in 248 Out of 358 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

. . Construction employment expanded in 249 metro areas, declined in 56 and was stagnant in 53 between March 2014 and March 2015, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. .

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Construction Employment Declines in 153 Out of 358 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

Construction employment declined in 153 out of 358 metro areas between August 2014 and August 2015. This nearly matches 163 areas that added construction jobs, 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 Increases in 194 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

Between August 2012 and August 2013, construction employment increased in 194 metro areas, declined in 88 and was stagnant in 57, according to analysis of federal employment data from the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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Construction Employment Grows in 195 Metro Areas

Construction Equipment

Construction employment expanded in 195 metro areas, declined in 90 and was stagnant in 54 between January 2013 and January 2014, according to analysis of federal data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

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