Cascades Tissue Expanding In Oregon

Business Facilities Blog

“This is a significant investment in a rural Oregon community, and a great example of a collaborative team effort that showcases the impact of our approach to grow existing Oregon companies,” said Business Oregon Director Chris Harder. Cascades, Inc.

Edwards Vacuum Building High-Tech Innovation Center In Oregon

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Read: Edwards Vacuum Building High-Tech Innovation Center In Oregon at BusinessFacilities.com. The new center is strategically located in Hillsboro, OR, close to key semiconductor customer sites for enhanced technology collaboration and development.

SolarWorld Expanding In Oregon

Business Facilities Blog

SolarWorld is expanding solar panel and advanced cell production in Oregon; will add 200 jobs at company’s North American manufacturing hub. SolarWorld Expanding In Oregon appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Oregon House passes construction wage protection measures

Construction Dive

The law would require general contractors to pay subcontractors' past-due wages under certain conditions. Similar measures are being enacted in other states

Oregon Considering Bill To Protect Workers From Delinquent Subcontractors

Construction Equipment

. . Protection from wage and benefit theft is the intent of Representative Julie Fahey's bill making its way through Oregon's state house.

Oregon Offshore Wind Project Moves South

ENR Construction

Oregon’s loss could turn into California’s gain as Principle Power Inc., the lead on a stalled Oregon offshore wind project, has entered into an agreement with a wholesale power company to install a 150-MW public-private project off the Humboldt County coastline in Northern California

Washington, Oregon Have Strong Construction Employment Gains

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Both Year-Over-Year And Month-Over-Month Increases Evident, Robust In Washington and Oregon As Alaska Shows Year-Over-Year Decline

Efficient Greenway Townhouses in Oregon

Jetson Green

Greenway Townhouses are located at 785 River Road in Eugene, Oregon. Rent starts at $975 per month. [+] More about Greenway Townhouses located in Eugene, Oregon. Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Not So Big Timber Frame Home in Oregon. Near NZE Morning Sun Home in Oregon.

Best Sports Entertainment - University of Oregon - Jane Sanders Stadium

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Home to the Oregon Ducks softball team, the 1,500-seat Jane Sanders Stadium in Eugene, Ore., includes locker rooms, meeting spaces, coaches’ offices, training rooms and equipment space

It's Getting Safer in Oregon

Construction Equipment

Construction workers in Oregon will have a better chance at going home safely at the end of the day due to two new OSHA rules going into effect this year. Starting January 1, the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division’s minimum height at which workers must be protected from falls is now six feet. The previous trigger point was 10 feet

Washington, Oregon continue construction job growth

ENR Construction

Year-over-year, Washington ranks 11th and Oregon 9th in jobs added in the construction industry

History museum embodies the culture of the Oregon coast

BD+C

With a collection of over 250,000 historic photographs and artifacts of agrarian and maritime culture of the Oregon Coast, the Coos History Museum and Maritime Collection had outgrown its previous home

Oregon Introduces the SpeedCut Cutting System

Green Industry Professionals

Oregon says new narrow kerf chain and laminated guide bar system offers unmatched speed and strength

Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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A comprehensive list of Oregon financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

Business Facilities Blog

A comprehensive list of Oregon financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. The post Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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The updated Oregon incentives guide is brought to you by Real Street Expo , a new event sponsored by Business Facilities and Today’s Facility Manager magazines. Incentive programs rebate: 20% of the production’s Oregon-based goods and services.

Oregon Unveils Stunning New Performance Center

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Oregon Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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For a list of Oregon economic development agencies that can help with the site selection process, visit our Online Site Seekers’ Guide. Entrepreneurial Development Loan Fund (EDLF): EDLF provides direct loans to help start-ups, micro-enterprises and small businesses expand or become established in Oregon. Film & Video Incentives: Oregon offers programs to induce film and video productions. Rebate on 20% of the production’s Oregon-based goods and services.

Not So Big Timber Frame Home in Oregon

Jetson Green

Near NZE Morning Sun Home in Oregon. Conservation Single Family Oregon residential timber frameThis is an 800-square-foot home in the River Road area in north Eugene.

Oregon Project Team Channels Conflicting River Needs

ENR Construction

An Oregon dam upgrade will provide three distinct river channels, all engineered to match differing needs. Infrastructure

Oregon lumber provider unveils mass plywood panel for tall wood structures

BD+C

The veneer-based engineered wood product currently is being tested and refined through a partnership with Oregon State University (OSU). Freres Lumber of Lyons, Ore., announced the development of a new-to-market innovative wood product, Mass Plywood Panel (MPP). Patents are pending

Oregon Utility Outsources Parts Room to Reduce Costs

Construction Equipment

The Eugene Water & Electric Board (EWEB) in Oregon has outsourced its parts room to NAPA IBS and in doing so, expects to better comply with internal controls, allow technicians more time to work on vehicles, and reduce the true cost of parts

Oregon Investigation Cites Pesticide Misapplication as Cause of Bee Deaths

Green Industry Professionals

The Oregon Department of Agriculture announced the findings of its investigation into bumblebee deaths at multiple sites in Oregon last spring

Oregon Heads Toward $5.3 Billion Transportation Bill

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Construction Safety Lab to Open in Oregon

Construction Equipment

Concerns over megaquake in Oregon provoke debate over school building standards

BD+C

The potential for a mega-earthquake in the Cascadia Subduction Zone is high, according to scientists, and that has provoked debate over the seismic resilience of Oregon schools

Oregon HT250 40V MAX Hedgetrimmer

Green Industry Professionals

An ergonomic design allows for comfortable use of the 24-inch blade, and a variable speed throttle increases control and run time

Oregon Case Allowing Building Code Negligence Claim Under Review

Construction Law Monitor

A few months ago, we wrote about an appeals decision in Oregon that carved an exception to the economic loss rule in a construction defect case, allowing a plaintiff to sue for negligence when a builder doesn’t comply with building codes. 564 (2009) – has been sent to the Oregon Supreme Court for review, and oral arguments were heard last month. You can read the Oregon Supreme Court’s media release here. Building Codes Oregon Abraham v.

Oregon Department of Transportation Teams Up With Verizon Telematics

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The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) introduced “ ORe GO ” the state’s new pay-by-the mile road usage program using Verizon Telematics, which is open to 5,000 vehicles statewide on a voluntary basis, reports Verizon.

Oregon Looking at Tolls to Expand I-5

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Innovations Featured in Oregon Bridge Replacement

ENR Construction

Sellwood project uses prefabrication and nitrogen-cooled concrete. Infrastructure

Oregon Distributor Has New 75,000-Square-Foot Facility

Green Industry Professionals

Power Equipment Systems invests $8.6 million to purchase and improve former semiconductor silicon wafer plant

Oregon plumber shows why following state laws is essential

Constructor Magazine

In Oregon, a plumbing contractor known as Jack Howk Plumbing and Rescue Rooter, was fined $540,000 by the state, according to The Oregonian. Content Classification: Curated. read more. Plumbing

Oregon DEQ Begins Next Phase of Clean Fuels Program

Construction Equipment

In Februrary 2014, Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber instructed the state’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to develop rules for the next phase of the Oregon Clean Fuels Program.

One License Enough for Joint Ventures in Washington and Oregon

Construction Law Monitor

I completely overlooked a recent change in the Oregon law related to licensing joint ventures. A change in ORS §701.021 puts Oregon in Washington’s camp insofar as joint ventures are concerned. Licensing Oregon Joint Ventures ORS 701.021 Washington

Big Disputed Oregon Power Plant Surety Claim Inches Toward Trial

ENR Construction

Will Zurich and Liberty Mutual be compelled to pay off bond provided by a bankrupt contractor

Certified Passive House in Oregon Maximizes Reduce-Reuse-Recycle Concepts

Jetson Green