New York City Leads 2020 City Clean Energy Scorecard

Business Facilities

cities growing their clean energy efforts, according to ACEEE's newly-released 2020 City Clean Energy Scorecard. Read: New York City Leads 2020 City Clean Energy Scorecard at BusinessFacilities.com. cities

Google Investing $2.1B In New York City

Business Facilities

John’s Terminal in Manhattan, which will serve as the anchor of its new Hudson Square campus. In New York City appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Google will purchase the St.

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New York City reopens nonessential construction work

Construction Dive

Phase 1 begins today, allowing construction to reboot on almost 32,500 nonessential projects across the city's five boroughs

Moise Safra Center completes in New York City

BD+C

The 65,000-sf, 14-story Moise Safra Center has opened in New York City’s Upper East Side.

Officials See Much Work Ahead for New York City's Infrastructure

ENR Construction

State, local officials cite progress in maintaining aging structures and transforming the car culture

Netflix Expanding With New Production Hub In New York City

Business Facilities

Read: Netflix Expanding With New Production Hub In New York City at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured New York Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Workforce Development Brooklyn Business Incentives corporate expansion Economic Development Empire State Development film production internet entertainment Manhattan Netflix New York City production hub sound stages

Rankings Recognize Best Metros For Corporate HQs, Business Climate

Business Facilities

In Business Facilities’ 2022 Metro Rankings Report, cities across the U.S. and Canada are hot spots for corporate headquarters, best business climates.

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New York City market continues to lead the U.S. Construction Pipeline

BD+C

Construction Pipeline Trend Report released by Lodging Econometrics (LE), at the close of Q1‘21, New York City continues to hold the lead amongst U.S. In the recent U.S.

New York City’s largest freestanding cancer center opens

BD+C

Koch Center for Cancer Care at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City’s largest freestanding cancer care center Perkins Eastman Architects, Ennead Architects, and ICRAVE have collaborated on the 25-story David H.

New York City cracks down on construction site safety

BD+C

This month, the New York City Department of Buildings deployed teams of enforcement inspectors to perform safety inspections at the city’s larger and more complex construction sites.

LBX Adds Dealer in New York City, New Jersey

Construction Equipment

LBX has added ESSCO Truck & Equipment as a dealer for Link-Belt hydraulic excavators, material handlers, and parts in New York City and New Jersey.

New York, San Francisco Top Fintech, Crypto Leaders Rankings

Business Facilities

New York City leads the pack in Fintech, San Francisco is the Crypto Market Leader, and Morgantown, WV tops new Metros For Movers list in Business Facilities’ 18th Annual Rankings Report.

Google plans $1B New York City project

Construction Dive

Through capital improvements, the tech giant will increase its presence by 1.7 million square feet near the Hudson River on Manhattan's West Side

New York City Accepts Use of SpeedCore High-Rise System

ENR Construction

The New York City Dept. of Buildings has granted permission to use SpeedCore in New York City.

Small-venue theaters play starring cultural and economic roles in New York City’s economy

BD+C

There are 748 small theater organizations in New York City that generated $1.3 billion in economic output and supported 8,400 jobs that paid $512 million in annual wages in 2017

Memphis Takes Logistics Crown, NYC Tops In Fintech

Business Facilities

Memphis, TN tops the list of Logistics Leaders, New York City leads the new Fintech ranking in Business Facilities' 2021 Metro Rankings Report.

New York City shuts down 322 construction sites for unsafe conditions

BD+C

New York City inspectors shut down 322 building construction sites due to unsafe conditions in June during a safety crackdown.

New York City Renters Face $1 Billion in Unpaid Rent

Pro Builder

New York City Renters Face $1 Billion in Unpaid Rent. A recent survey found New York City renters owe $1 billion in unpaid rent, but the survey only accounts for roughly half of the total rentals, pushing the real debt closer to $2 billion.

United States, China, Canada Top New Worldwide FDI Rankings

Business Facilities

The U.S. tops worldwide foreign direct investment leaderboard, Boston is first for Life Sciences Hubs, and NYC leads Financial Centers in Business Facilities' 2022 Global Rankings Report.

Jobsite injuries in New York City decline 20% since 2017

BD+C

The New York City Department of Buildings says the city has had more than a 20% decrease in jobsite injuries since 2017. The department has issued 100,000 Site Safety Training (SST) cards since local legislation passed in 2017 imposed mandatory site safety training for construction workers in the city The department cited stepped up safety training as a reason for the improvement.

Top 5 Foundation Failures in New York City

The Constructor

Foundations are susceptible to movements if the applied loads are not in proportion with the design, causing a downward motion known as settlement. Case study Exclusive Foundation Engineering Geotechnical Engineering

New York City Halts Public Design Work

ENR Construction

Though most construction in New York City has been halted, architects hired for city projects were stunned to get orders last week to stop all ongoing design work

New York City Housing Markets See Post-Pandemic Growth

Pro Builder

New York City Housing Markets See Post-Pandemic Growth. After a year of sluggish market growth during the pandemic, New York is seeing a resurgence of home buying with one firm reporting the most third-quarter sales in over three decades. Smart + Resilient Cities

18th Annual Rankings: 2022 Global Rankings Report

Business Facilities

The U.S. and China earned the top two spots for Foreign Direct Investment (Worldwide) in Business Facilities’ 2022 Global Rankings Report.

New York City will reform construction bid process

BD+C

After studies found that municipal building projects in New York City took far longer and were more costly than similar projects in the private sector, city officials will unveil a plan to reform the bidding process, Crain’s New York reported

Central Park Tower tops out in New York City

BD+C

Central Park Tower has officially topped out in New York City. The building, once completed, will be the tallest residential tower in the world at 1,550 feet

Swinerton to open its first New York City office

BD+C

American Girl’s New York City Flagship Store: An Englewood Construction Retail Showcase

Commercial Construction

In fact, our most recent project with American Girl was in New York City, not too far from the lights of Broadway – a new 38,000-square-foot American Girl Place flagship store at 75 Rockefeller Plaza. For the new Rockefeller Plaza flagship location, the brand really made this element a centerpiece in terms of finishes as well as size.

New York City proposal would require rainwater detention tanks for new development

BD+C

A proposal under consideration in New York City would require developers to install a rainwater detention tank on many new projects within the city limits.

SANY SCC8300 Gains New York City Approval

Construction Equipment

The SANY SCC8300 crawler crane has been certified for operation by the New York City Department of Buildings. This achievement opens the New York City market to the SANY SCC8300,” said Kyle Nape, senior vice president of the Lifting Group. New York has the most rigorous standards for crane operation.”. Known as “prototype approval,” the certification shows the SCC8300 meets the operational standards of the New York City Building Code.

Landlords scramble to comply with the New York City Council’s Climate Mobilization Act (CMA)

BD+C

New York City landlords are under pressure to get their paperwork in order to meet the requirement of the City Council’s Climate Mobilization Act (CMA).

The New York City market is back on top and leads the U.S. hotel construction pipeline

BD+C

Moving Trends: Was 2021 The Year Of The Great Relocation?

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Arkansas Daily News Featured Florida New York Quality Of Life Surveys & Research Workforce Development COVID-19 Employment florida HireAHelper Migration Study Moving Trends New York City pandemic population trends Relocation Trends remote work The Villages

New York City's Exodus Creates 'Insane' Demand in Suburban Counties

Pro Builder

New York City's Exodus Creates 'Insane' Demand in Suburban Counties. July experienced a 44% increase in home sales for suburban counties around New York City compared to last year. cbroderick. Mon, 08/31/2020 - 09:19.

New York City’s new construction safety requirements are delayed

BD+C

New York City’s new construction safety law will be pushed back at least six months. The new law , passed by the City Council last year, requires all construction workers to have completed 30 hours of safety training by Dec. The new deadline will be June 1, 2019 Safety managers and other supervisory positions are required to meet more stringent requirements.

Best Higher Education/Research: CUNY New York City College of Technology (City Tech) Academic Building

ENR Construction

Tech Triangle in Brooklyn now has a major addition—a full-block, 365,000-sq-ft, LEED Gold building for the New York City College of Technology, which is part of the City College system

A future-ready office building for techie workers will soon spring up in New York City

BD+C

The impending demolition of a former retail building in New York City will set the stage for the planned construction of a 240,000-ft, 20-story office building whose design and systems will be flexible enough to support and accommodate this metro’s growing tech and innovation sectors, which are expected to create 100,000 new jobs over the next decade

New York City Dept. of Buildings Explores Drones for Facade Inspections

ENR Construction

New report sees potential for drone use in city building inspections, recommends further study of the issue before restrictions are lifted

New York City Reaches 7 Construction Deaths for 2015

Construction Equipment

Seven people have died in construction accidents in New York City in 2015, compared to eight deaths overall in 2014. Source: Crain’s New York Business Buildings Department data reveals that construction site safety has not shown much improvement since 2008, when construction work peaked. .

New York City’s Green New Deal would ban all-glass skyscrapers

BD+C

New York City’s $14 billion Green New Deal, recently unveiled by Mayor Bill de Blasio , includes a ban on inefficient “classic glass and steel skyscrapers.”. The controversial measure is part of a plan to reduce greenhouse emissions 30% by 2030. Also included is a mandate to building owners to retrofit their structures to make them more energy efficient. Non-compliance with the mayor’s 2030 goals could result in fines of $1 million or more