South Miami Poised to Mandate Solar Panels

Green Building Law Update

The City of South Miami, Florida City Commission is scheduled to take a final vote on July 18 on an ordinance that will require rooftop photovoltaic panels on new construction and major renovations.

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Miami Beach’s New Green Building Tax

Green Building Law Update

However, a recent enactment by the City of Miami Beach is not being so widely applauded. Codes and Regulations Green Building LEED Local Government Sustainability City of Miami Beach Living Building Challenge Miami Beach Sustainability and Resiliency ordinance Sustainability Fee

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American Dream Miami project gets green light

Construction Dive

Triple Five, developer of the $4 billion, 6-million-square-foot retail-entertainment project, won zoning approval from the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners

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Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Miami

ENR Construction

Dodge Data expects Miami’s 2018 contracting volume to reach a five-year high

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Update: Miami Cranes

Construction Equipment

Irma's gone, but she left Miami's cranes battered and dangling over condos and highrises in her wake. The first crane snapped at the Vice apartment building at 300 Biscayne Blvd., on Sunday morning, where the crane's counter weight had fallen off and into the building.

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Miami Warns Citizens About Tower Cranes During Irma

Construction Equipment

As Hurricane Irma threatens the Miami area, construction companies are taking steps to secure construction sites and equipment. Miami's building boom has also brought about 25 tower construction cranes to the city that pose a unique threat if Hurricane Irma hits.

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What You Can Learn from the Miami Bridge Collapse

Construction Business Owner

On March 15, 2018, a pedestrian bridge undergoing construction at Florida International University (FIU) in Miami, Florida, collapsed. The concrete bridge fell onto moving traffic below, killing six people and injuring 10

Phi Cubed Presenting in Miami

Collaborative Construction

Below please find information related to the presentation Phi Cubed's February 2, 2011 presentation in Miami regarding the New World Symphony facility. Phi Cubed, which hosts the IPD Round Table series in Miami will present at the event. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution!

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Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Miami

ENR Construction

Data and insights about the Miami metropolitan area construction market

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Miami Construction Worker Crushed: Video Report

Construction Equipment

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue transported a construction worker Friday afternoon to Jackson Memorial Hospital after a report came in that he was trapped under building materials on a PAC Comm (PAC) job site near the Miami International Airport. Reports by the Miami-Dade police said the man's legs were crushed.

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Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture designs 47-story condo tower in Miami

BD+C

Miami certainly isn’t lacking in the luxury multifamily tower department

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Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture design 47-story condo tower in Miami

BD+C

Miami certainly isn’t lacking in the luxury multifamily tower department

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Port of Miami Tunnel Construction Time Lapse

Construction Dive

We recently uncovered this time-lapse video of the Port of Miami Tunnel (POMT), featuring the use of a tunnel boring machine (TBM) to excavate both tubes.

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45-story tower planned for Miami Worldcenter

BD+C

Miami Worldcenter occupies 27 acres in the heart of downtown Miami and is one of the largest private real estate developments currently underway in the U.S.

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Miami Plumber FL Announces New Website

U.S. Construction

MIAMI, FL — Miami Plumber Florida , a family-owned Miami plumbing contractor is proud to announce the launch of their brand new customer friendly website. At Miami Plumber FL, customer satisfaction has always been our highest priority! Here at Miami Plumber Florida, we take our jobs seriously and we are committed to provide our customers with the highest quality plumbing service, making sure that they are satisfied with the work we provide.

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Miami-Dade County testing school-based teacher housing

Construction Dive

The Florida school district's construction plan would make it easier for teachers to afford to live in a pricey housing market

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Public Outcry Prompts Miami Beach's Action on Sea-Level Rise

ENR Construction

For years, the city of Miami Beach had approached the concept of sea-level rise much like that of other coastal communities: with a lot of “talk talk talk” but not much action, says Bruce Mowry, city engineer

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Video:Three Workers Die at Miami TV Tower Collapse

Construction Equipment

Three workers performing maintenance on an 1,032-foot antenna tower in Miami Gardens, Florida, died when the scaffolding surrounding the tower collaspsed on Wednesday.

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Boutique condo provides 41 exclusive residences in Miami’s Bay Harbor Islands

BD+C

Located on Bay Harbor Islands in Miami, a new 41 residence boutique luxury condo building is currently under construction. The new building is just a short distance away from the Bal Harbour Shops.

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High-speed rail service now connects Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach

BD+C

Last month, All Aboard Brightline, Florida’s hospitality focused high-speed intercity passenger rail service, extended its service to MiamiCentral, a new 200,000-sf terminal on 11 acres in downtown Miami.

Three Workers Die at Miami TV Tower Collapse

Construction Equipment

Three workers performing maintenance on an 1,032-foot antenna tower in Miami Gardens, Florida, died when the scaffolding surrounding the tower collaspsed on Wednesday.

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First Porsche, now Aston Martin: Sports car maker co-develops Miami condo tower

BD+C

In March, we wrote about the grand opening of Porsche Design Tower in Miami, with its “Dezervator” car elevator and ultra-luxury amenities. The $550 million tower is Porsche Design’s first residential project.

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Modifications had Put Miami Bridge Behind Schedule

Construction Equipment

The Associated Press reports the FIU pedestrian bridge that collapsed and killed six people was behind schedule and $2.6 million over budget, in part because of a key change in the design and placement of one of its support towers

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Deere Opens Regional Parts Distribution Center in Miami

Construction Equipment

The 115,000 square foot facility in Miami will serve all Latin America countries, except Brazil, Argentina and Mexico, which currently have in-country RDC locations. The new John Deere Worldwide Parts Services Regional Distribution Center (RDC) is officially open in south Florida.

FPL, Miami-Dade Plan Tackles Nuke Cooling, Saltwater Woes

ENR Construction

Florida Power & Light and Miami-Dade (Fla.) County have tentatively agreed to build a new wastewater plant to provide reused water for the utility’s massive cooling canals at its Turkey Point nuclear power plant in Homestead

Miami Tower's Exoskeleton Throws Team Big Curves

ENR Construction

Concrete exterior structure of Zaha Hadid-designed residential tower is anything but straightforward

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Archer Western Team Wins Fight for $800M Miami Bridge Job

ENR Construction

A Fluor-led joint venture had protested FDOT’s selection, arguing that the process was flawed

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Boeing To Consolidate Flight Training Facilities From Seattle To Miami

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The Miami campus building, the largest campus in the Boeing Flight Services global training network. After the consolidation, Miami will be established as the pro forma training campus for Boeing in the Americas.

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$2B Worldcenter one of Miami's biggest mixed-use plans yet

Construction Dive

Fifteen years in the making, the development has already created 4,000 construction jobs and is still a few years from completion

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Don’t Miss: Subcontractor and Employment Opportunities in Miami, FL

PC Construction Blog

Are you looking for construction-related employment in the Miami area? Are you a contractor looking to partner with PC Construction and MCM? Don’t miss these opportunities to meet with our team! April 4, 2017 9:30. All Our Crew Our Industry

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Energy, Award of Merit - Miami LNG Plant

ENR Construction

Located at the Hialeah Rail Yard in Miami-Dade County, this project involved engineering, procurement and construction of a 100,000-gallon-per-day liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility

Broadway Malyan designs Miami terminal for Royal Caribbean Cruises

BD+C

Global architecture firm Broadway Malyan has been chosen by Royal Caribbean Cruises to design a $100 million cruise ship terminal in Miami. The proposal, named “Crown of Miami,” will look like a crown when viewed from the sea and look like an “M”, for Miami, when viewed from the sides.

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Miami-Dade considers private partners for $6B transit plan

Construction Dive

County officials believe a public-private partnership might be a way around lengthy federal review requirements

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Miami Condo Boom

Construction Knowledge

Miami, FL isn’t just slowly recovering from the construction depression, it’s Number One with a bullet. chairman and CEO of Miami-based Coastal Construction Group says: “Nobody’s depending on the banks right now,” Murphy says. “Miami is really attracting rich (South Americans), and so many of them are used to not financing their second homes. Cool Projects Miami construction

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Miami contractor sues crane firm for $45K hurricane damage

Construction Dive

L&R Structural argued that Maxim Crane Works sent a crane that could not withstand the lower-than-expected winds from Hurricane Irma

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Discovery of Engineering Failure Leads Miami Beach to Flooding Fix

ENR Construction

After Miami Beach’s Sunset Harbour neighborhood experienced extreme foot-deep “sunny-day flooding” because of a king tide, city engineer Bruce Mowry and public-works director Eric Carpenter realized the city’s injection-well drainage system didn’t work

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Miami-Dade County and IBM Establish Public-Private Partnership on Smarter Cities Initiative

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Seeing the Big Data Picture in Miami-Dade. Miami-Dade County and IBM have announced a transformational Smarter Cities initiative to improve services for residents and help agencies share information among the 35 municipalities within the county.

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