A Case Study With Turner Construction Co. - Portland

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Turner Construction Co. has earned recognition for undertaking large, complex projects, fostering innovation, and embracing emerging technologies.

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

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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

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.

The first timber high-rise in the U.S. set for construction in Portland

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To some, the idea of timber high-rises is still a contentious issue, with much of the debate focused on aspects of fire safety, but that hasn’t stopped Lever Architecture from designing what will become the first timber high-rise in the United States

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

First Mass Timber High-Rise in U.S. Coming to 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

$15,000 IN DONATIONS PRESENTED TO GREATER PORTLAND, MAINE NONPROFITS

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PC Construction joined local nonprofit leaders at the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath this morning to present three Maine-based. 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

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.

How the August Solar Eclipse Will Impact the Portland Construction Industry

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Millennial Report: Winning Talent Through Workplace Strategies

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Mid Atlantic Brooklyn Cushman & Wakefield Employment Millennials Portland Quality of Life Silicon Valley Site Selection washington Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Study cites influence of site selection and space design on employee value proposition.

An ancient former post office in Portland, Ore., provides an even older art college with a new home

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About seven years ago, The Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA), the oldest art college in Portland, Ore., was evaluating its master plan with an eye towards expanding and upgrading its campus facilities to match its enrollment and endowment growth goals.

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.

Millennial Report: Winning Talent Through Workplace Strategies

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Mid Atlantic Brooklyn Cushman & Wakefield Employment Millennials Portland Quality of Life Silicon Valley Site Selection washington Study cites influence of site selection and space design on employee value proposition.

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.

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Seven Finalist Cities Chosen For Smart City Challenge

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The finalists are: Austin, TX; Columbus, OH; Denver, CO; Kansas City, MO; Pittsburgh, PA; Portland, OR; and San Francisco, CA. Seven finalist cities have been chosen for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Smart City Challenge.

Morrison Bridge Deck Replacement Underway in Portland

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Prefab Aktiv Ideabox Summer in the City

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Ideabox is running what it’s calling “ Ideabox Summer in the City ” with an Aktiv on display at Cascade Station in Portland (down the road from IKEA Portland). Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Aktiv Prefab by Ideabox and IKEA Portland.

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Portland’s Historic Downtown Stadium to Grow Again

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Best Residential/Hospitality - Hassalo on Eighth

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The Hassalo on Eighth eco-community in Portland, Ore., is a mixed-use and multiblock development

Hoffman Construction is ENR Northwest Contractor of the Year

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Portland-based firm is well known for building some of the region’s best and brightest projects over the past half-century

Passivhaus Door Handmade in the USA

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Hammer and Hand , a high-performance builder with offices in Seattle and Portland, recently announced the production of ultra-efficient custom doors for use with Passive House projects. Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Low-Impact Green Duplex in Portland.

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Daimler Trucks North America awarded prestigious LEED Platinum Certification

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Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) announced today that it has been awarded LEED Platinum Certification for its new Corporate Headquarters building in Portland, Oregon.

First US Mass-Timber Tower Is OK'd

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Authorities having jurisdiction in Oregon and Portland have granted a building permit for the 12-story Framework, which is on deck to become the tallest, pure mass-timber structure in the Americas and the tallest mass-timber building in the U.S.

4Projects reporting “double-digit” growth in Q1 2013

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“We hold a major customer event annually in Portland, attracting nearly 1000 attendees, and this September we will be holding sessions on BIM and project collaboration to showcase our overall construction software solutions.”

Hard Hats with Heart

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Nearly 30 members of PC Construction’s Portland, Maine team – including family and friends – laced up their sneakers and made the five-kilometer trek around the city’s Back Cove to benefit heart health and education.

Could Greener Concrete Also Be Stronger?

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Researchers at MIT have found that portland cement can be manipulated to become stronger while at the same time posing less harm to the environment.

667 Congress Street Project Tops Out

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Despite the dreary weather, spirits were high in Portland, Maine, as the tower crane. Today we commemorated the completion of steel erection at the 667 Congress Street Apartments project with a traditional topping out ceremony.

PC Construction Goes Red For Women

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PC Construction was among the many proud sponsors of the American Heart Association’s 2017 Go Red for Women luncheon in Portland, Maine. The event – which drew a sold-out crowd of 650 attendees – raised. All Community

The Park Danforth Project Tops Out

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The weather was perfect yesterday for the structural steel topping out ceremony at The Park Danforth project in Portland, Maine. Steel erection began on December 28th and ran through the winter. While we still have. All Commercial Projects

Terralite is a Light New Insulative Cement

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Portland-based Terra Bona Materials launched Terralite Cement at Greenbuild this year hoping to deliver a product that meets the energy-efficiency demands of the greater building science community. Energy Efficiency Materials Greenbuild Insulation Portland Terra Bona Materials

Viewpoint names new CEO

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Portland, Oregon, US-based Viewpoint Construction Software , ERP vendor and parent company of the UK-founded 4Projects SaaS construction collaboration business (with its core application shortly to be rebranded as Viewpoint for Projects), has announced its new CEO (see also Oregon Live ). Viewpoint names Manolis Kotzabasakis, formerly CTO at Aspen Technology, as its new CEO.

The Importance of Using Sustainable Aggregates

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million tons of Portland cement and 2.2 Portland cement is a primary ingredient in concrete, and most of the cement produced domestically went to the production of concrete. The United States is hungry for concrete. According to the U.S. Geological Survey , in 2014 the U.S. produced 80.5 million tons of masonry cement.

Tax Break Clears Way for $10 Billion Texas Petrochemical Plant

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The Gregory-Portland School Board voted 6-0, with one abstention, to approve tax abatements that would extend for more than 15 years Tuesday nightExxon Mobil and Saudi Basic Industries Corp.,