NY-NJ Gateway Project: Critical Fixes, Big Builds

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Long-awaited overhaul of the aging Newark-NYC rail corridor's century-old infrastructure, including the Hudson River tunnel, gets underway

Six Projects Approved For Grow NJ Tax Credits

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Six projects approved for Grow NJ tax credits are associated with the creation of over 645 new jobs, the retention of more than 550 jobs at risk of leaving the state, and private investment of more than $313 million. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Billtrust Expanding, Creating 200 New Jobs In New Jersey

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Billtrust, a payment cycle management software company, has decided to expand its operations and workforce in New Jersey, following approval of Grow New Jersey (Grow NJ) tax credits by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) Board at its August meeting.

NJ Governor Orders Road Projects Shut Down

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Christie instructed the New Jersey DOT and NJ Transit to submit plans for an "immediate and orderly shutdown of all ongoing work" by the end of day Saturday.

New Construction Methods in Play for NJ School Build

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Contractor Launches Kid-Friendly Construction Equipment Amusement Park in N.J.

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Diggerland USA, modeled after U.K. enterprise, cultivates next-gen industry interest as families ride and operate revamped excavators, backhoes, skid steer loaders and other machinery. Business Management

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NJ Approves $80 Million for Utility's Solar Expansion

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New Jersey utility Public Service Electric & Gas on Nov. 30 said it has gotten the go-ahead from state regulators to invest up to $80 million in the next three years to build solar farms on brownfields and landfills in its service territory

New Jersey Tax Credits Encourage Job Creation, Investment

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million in private investment, thanks to Grow New Jersey (Grow NJ) tax credits recently approved by the Board of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA). Grow NJ is the state’s primary program for job creation and retention under the Economic Opportunity Act (EOA.)

Out-of-work Road Workers Protest at NJ Lawmakers' Offices

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North Jersey.com reports unemployed New Jersey union construction workers are protesting today outside the offices of state Senators Bob Gordon, vice chair of the transportation committee, in Fair Lawn and Loretta Weinberg, the Senate majority leader, in Teaneck

Bayer Tackles Environmental Challenges With NJ’s Clean Energy Program

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Bayer’s Whippany, NJ headquarters. 100 Bayer Boulevard, Whippany, NJ 07981. Bayer Tackles Environmental Challenges With NJ’s Clean Energy Program. Pay for Performance incentives help Bayer turn vacant buildings into showcase of energy innovation for construction of new U.S.

NJ Builder Flunks 21 Inspections in 12 months, fined $895K

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As OSHA ends its annual National Safety Stand Down To Prevent Falls in Construction today, agency officials in Philadelphia offer this example of safety stupidity in Cinnaminson, New Jersey, to find a serious reminder of why the event is so important – and necessary

Gas Tax Deal Reached to End NJ Road-Rail Project Halt

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Legislators agree to 23-cent hike, but governor's ok and work restarts are unclear

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Cumberland County, NJ Boosts Local Workforce

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Read Cumberland County, NJ Boosts Local Workforce on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. New high tech high school and workforce development center will provide businesses easier access to a well-trained and highly skilled workforce. Daily News Featured Posts New Jersey Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce blog-August-2016 CCIA CCTEC Cumberland County Economic Development Employment Technology workforce development

Navien doubles size of NJ facility

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Navien has announced that the New Jersey Training Academy and Tech Call Center has doubled in size with a move to a new larger conveniently located space in Moorestown. read more. Training Opportunities

Construction Scores Major Wins in Off-Year Ballot

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and NJVoters strongly support project funds in Kansas City, Denver and Maine; Democratic governors set for Va.

Grow NJ Tax Credits Approved For Manufacturing, Tech, Finance Companies

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Read Grow NJ Tax Credits Approved For Manufacturing, Tech, Finance Companies on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Daily News Featured Posts Manufacturing New Jersey Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Business Incentives Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Expansion GROW New Jersey Grow NJ Tax Credits New Jersey Economic Development Authority Site Selection Technology

Liebherr Inks New Dealer for NY, NJ and Delaware

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Hoffman’s corporate office, located in Piscataway, N.J., Liebherr has appointed Hoffman Equipment as a new dealer for New Jersey, New York and Delaware. Hoffman will have dealer sales and service responsibility for the full line of Liebherr earthmoving and material handling equipment.

Mobile Tech Propels Growth for N.J. Firm

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Maser Consulting’s expansion into mobile LiDAR and drone platforms tops its long list of engineering specialties

Subaru Looking To Move HQ From Cherry Hill To Camden, NJ

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Subaru Looking To Move HQ From Cherry Hill To Camden, NJ appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Final decision is expected by April 2015 and subject to this approval, Subaru plans to complete the project by fourth quarter, 2016 or early 2017.

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FEATURE STORY: 2014 Economic Development Awards

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Choose New Jersey/NJ Economic Development Authority for Grow NJ (the Grow New Jersey Assistance Program). Base tax credits under the new Grow NJ program range from $500 to $5,000 per job (per year), with bonus credits ranging from $250 to $3,000.

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NJ Construction Stand-off / Shut-down May Last til Elections

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New Jersey road construction is still on hold and thousands are out of work while the state's legislative leaders and Governor Chris Christie disagree. The shutdown ordered by Christie in July to ration the state's dwindling transportation fund has put thousands of workers out of work.

Short-Term Fixes Eyed for NJ As Idled Work Impacts Mount

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Panasonic Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Headquarters In Newark, NJ

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” The post Panasonic Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Headquarters In Newark, NJ appeared first on Business Facilities. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

Construction Week: Starts Slip in Sept.; Beam Fall Halts NY-NJ Bridge Job

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Construction Starts Slip in Sept. Business Management

From fuel to food: adaptive reuse converts a closed gas station in Princeton, N.J., to a Nomad pizza


There are around 150,000 gas stations operating in the U.S., nearly 53,000 fewer than in 1994, according to the National Association of Convenience Stores and National Petroleum News estimates

Christie Orders Funding For Emergency N.J. Roadwork

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Former NY-NJ Port Authority Chief Engineer Peter Zipf Joins HDR as VP

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Bouchard leaves AECOM to be CDM Smith unit president. People

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New Jersey Companies To Share Over $35M

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More than $35 million from New Jersey’s Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer (NOL) Program will be split among 40 New Jersey technology and biotechnology companies in Fiscal Year 2017.

Funding Questions Dog Some N.J. Post-Sandy Measures

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New Jersey is the only state in the Northeast without a climate adaptation plan. Infrastructure

NJ Building Contractor Sam Hochberger Dies at 88

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Founder, CEO of Himount Constructors Ltd. also was civil engineers' group Fellow

Christie: I have no idea when N.J. road construction shutdown will end

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While at the Republican National Convention, New Jersey's Governor Chris Christie told reporters he had rejected state Senator Sweeney's proposals to re-up the Transportation Trust Fund and break the stalemate that has shuttered road and transit project in New Jersey.

N.J. Considers 100% Clean-Energy State Power by 2050

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The New Jersey Senate is weighing clean-energy bills that would include requiring 100% of state power to come from renewable sources by 2050

World Business Lenders Moves HQ To Jersey City

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By the end of the year, 225 employees will be located at the financial services company’s new Jersey City, NJ corporate headquarters. Read World Business Lenders Moves HQ To Jersey City on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Atlantic Offshore Wind Developer To Take Project Fight to High NJ Court

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Fisherman's Energy is set to appeal May 29 ruling supporting state block of $200M wind farm. Infrastructure

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1st Week of NJ Transportation Shutdown Cost = 1,700 Workers, $41M

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One of Superfund's Largest In-Situ Waste-Stabilzations Starts

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picked CH2M as remedial construction manager for the estimated $78-million N.J. Honeywell International Inc. project across from Manhattan

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Research Organization Biotrial To Establish HQ In Newark, NJ

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Representatives from architecture firm Francis Cauffman have announced that the city of Newark, NJ has approved its design for French company Biotrial ’s new North American headquarters in Newark’s University Heights Science Park.

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