Northwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Portland

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Dodge offers data on projected 2018-19 construction starts in Portland

New Water Filtration Plant Coming to Portland

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Portland’s currently unfiltered Bull Run Watershed will undergo a $500-million project to add a facility filtering Portland’s water for the first time

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Portland’s Broadway Corridor Short Lists Developers

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Three development teams made Prosper Portland’s short list to develop the 32-acre Broadway Corridor in northwest Portland

Stantec consolidates three Portland-area offices into one downtown location

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Employees from Stantec’s water, building engineering and technology, power, environmental services, and waterpower and dams sectors are moving from three separate Portland-area offices to one 20,000-sf space in Moda Tower, Portland’s 10th largest office building

Portland Pozzolana Cement – Manufacture, Properties and Uses

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Portland Pozzolana cement is integrated cement which is formed by synthesising OPC cement with pozzolanic materials in a certain proportion. It is. Cement Concrete Concrete Admixtures Guide Concrete Properties Concrete Types in Construction Dams Others Special Concrete in Construction Structures

Manufacture of Cement- Materials and Manufacturing Process of Portland Cement

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Each process is explained chemical reactions for manufacture of Portland. Manufacturing of cement involves various raw materials and processes. Building Materials Building Technology Cement Buildings

Ordinary Portland Cement – Manufacture, Properties, Types and Uses

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Ordinary Portland cement is one of the most widely used type of Cement. In 1824 Joseph Aspdin gave the name as Portland cement as it has similarity. Building Technology Guide Cement Concrete Concrete Admixtures Concrete Properties Masonry Construction types of cement and their uses

Ordinary Portland Cement – Manufacture, Properties, Types and Uses

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Ordinary Portland cement is one of the most widely used type of Cement. In 1824 Joseph Aspdin gave the name as Portland cement as it has similarity. Building Technology Guide Cement Concrete Concrete Admixtures Concrete Properties Masonry Construction types of cement and their uses

Mass timber high-rise project on hold in Portland, Ore.

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Framework, a 12-story tall wood building planned for Portland, Ore., has been placed on hold for the foreseeable future. The structure was billed as the first wood high-rise in the U.S.

Energy/Industrial Best Project and Excellence in Safety: Portland General Electric Marquam Substation

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Located on a constrained urban site on a bustling waterfront, the Marquam Substation replaces a 60-year-old existing substation to provide more reliable power to Portland

Portland architects propose connected mixed-use skyscrapers

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The 5-million-square-foot project would include an underground high-speed transportation center, a feature that is helping some cities boost public transit ridership and economic development

Hatch Stamping Company Selects Portland, TN For New Manufacturing Plant

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Hatch Stamping Company officials have announced the company will locate a new manufacturing facility in Portland, TN in an effort to expand its footprint in the Southeast. Southeast Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Blog-June-2014 Portland Robertson County TVA

Portland’s newest office buildings put nature on center stage

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Comprising 300,000 sf of office and retail space, Field Office in Northwest Portland is one of Oregon’s largest real estate investments in the past decade.

Portland Freeway Closures Mark Busy Summer of Construction

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of Transportation's major repaving and bridge repair work in downtown Portland, is much needed despite major traffic woes Big Fix PDX, the Oregon Dept.

Best Manufacturing: Infomart Portland Expansion

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Infomart’s data-center expansion for its tenant LinkedIn is its most technologically advanced with a server cooling system that uses both water and Oregon’s mild climate

Mondopads highlight Portland State University’s new Decision Theater

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Portland State University wanted to create a high-tech collaboration space for its students, researchers, and community stakeholders to come together.

TriMet Floating Concepts for Future of Portland’s Steel Bridge

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Carrying five bus lines and five light-rail lines, the Steel Bridge crossing the Willamette River in downtown Portland has significant public transit clout.

Portland Tower Proposal Pushing Building Height Discussion

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proposed plans for a Portland Pearl District site that includes the tallest tower on the West Coast, it may have been nothing more than a highly publicized way to get Portland’s building height restrictions in the news When William Kaven Architecture and Kaven + Co.

Portland, Ore., Questions EPA Superfund Move

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Although Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has vowed to speed cleanup at the nation’s more than 1,300 Superfund sites, documents indicate the agency may slow down an estimated $1-billion cleanup at the Portland, Ore.,

Maine board approves $512M Portland hospital expansion

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The construction is partly in response to demand from rural residents, facing closures of local facilities, who will travel hours to major hospitals

HELP US GIVE BACK TO GREATER PORTLAND, MAINE

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From the Portland Museum of Art and the Canal Plaza towers to the InterMed Building and IDEXX’s Synergy. Continue Reading. All Community

Portland’s Caravan is First Tiny House Hotel in USA

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Tiny houses have found homes as hotel rooms at Caravan Tiny House Hotel, which celebrated its grand opening in the Alberta Arts District, a neighborhood in northeast Portland, Oregon, on July 27, 2013. Interior and exterior decor is themed with Portland memorabilia and local art.

SOUTH PORTLAND HIGH SCHOOL RESTORED

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A simple snip of the scissors marked completion of the second major – and final – phase of. Continue Reading. All Projects

Downtown Portland's record $1B development includes little affordable housing

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Of the residential units built or under construction in the Oregon city since 2011, only 10% are categorized as affordable

Saving water in California and plumbing problems in Portland

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Hansen looked at how water conservation is working in California, some plumbing problems in Portland and President Barack Obama’s proposal for free college.

SOUTH PORTLAND HIGH SCHOOL PROJECT ‘TOPS OUT’

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In keeping with a tradition dating back to ancient Rome, South Portland High School (SPHS) today hosted a. Continue Reading. All Projects

Portland’s Pearl Place II Receives LEED Platinum Certification

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Pearl Place II is located in the Bayside neighborhood of Portland, Maine. Pearl Place II is located only a half mile away from Portland’s public transportation terminal, which offers over 250 transit rides per day.

Costs to rebuild Portland, Oregon, schools approach $1B

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The cost estimate is $190 million more than voters approved last year, which the former interim superintendent partially attributes to President Donald Trump's tariffs and the local building boom

Portland’s Rall-Wheel Broadway Bridge Getting Fix

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Expect this spring to hold a complicated fix for the four Rall wheels on Portland’s Broadway Bridge, one of the few remaining lift bridges in the world using the Rall design

Transportation Award of Merit - Portland Streetcar Loop

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Transportation Award of Merit - Portland Streetcar Loop. Bonus Regions

Substantial Completion of USPS center in Portland is cause for celebration

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How do you celebrate the success of a massive 818,000-square-foot United States Postal Service Distribution Center ? At The Korte Company, you start by recognizing the men and women who made it all possible

Best Airport/Transit - East Segment of the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Transit Project

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To create the new MAX Orange Line, part of the existing light rail system in Portland, Ore., workers added seven miles of track from southeast Portland to Milwaukie

Portland Fire Department Trained on PC Construction Jobsite

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On April 26, following three inches of new fallen spring snow, PC Construction opened up The Park Danforth construction site to the Portland Fire Department in Maine. The goal for the afternoon was fall protection. All Projects

A threesome of transit-oriented projects

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. MULTI-PHASE TOD COMPLEX OUTSIDE PORTLAND, ORE. Photo:: Peter Eckert

Engineers Make Third Attempt To Fix Bridge in Portland, Ore

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Portland's troubled Morrison Bridge, which spans the Willamette River, will receive its third deck in four years after Multnomah County engineers settled on an open-grid steel deck with a 2.5-in.

Portland Engineering Firm Creating New Paid Leave Strategy

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In an effort to keep talented women from leaving the engineering firm, PAE created a new paid-leave policy that the firms says is “unique” in the nation’s engineering industry

Morrison Bridge Deck Replacement Underway in Portland

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Ribbon Cut on Portland, Maine Senior Living Facility

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The Park Danforth senior living facility recently marked the opening of its new Arbor Street Apartments building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony … and not a moment too soon. Although construction just completed last month, the five-story, All Commercial Projects

Portland’s Sellwood Bridge Earns Highest Greenroads Score to Date

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Mortenson Construction Opens Office in Portland

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PORTLAND, Ore. -- Mortenson Construction has opened a new office in Portland, Ore. Solidifying our presence in Oregon with this new office not only enables us to better support our customers, but it strengthens our commitment to furthering economic development in Portland and beyond," says Jim Yowan, vice president, Mortenson Construction. With several projects currently underway in Oregon, the office will be instrumental in helping to better serve its local customer needs.