Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners

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Business Facilities’ 2015 Metro Rankings Report: Austin, Nashville, Raleigh Are Metro Frontrunners appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southwest 2015 Austin blog-August-2015 metro rankings Nashville north carolina Raleigh rankings tennesseeBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine. Austin, TX added to its impressive record of success in Business Facilities’ Metro Rankings Report with the best across-the-board showing in the magazine’s 2015 edition.

Peak 10 Opens Third Raleigh Data Center

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Peak 10 Opens Third Raleigh Data Center originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. has opened its third data center facility in Raleigh, NC. Peak 10 Opens Third Raleigh Data Center.

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Safety concerns over wood-frame construction raised after Raleigh apartment fire

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After a massive five-alarm fire destroyed a partially constructed five-story, 241-unit, $51 million apartment building in Raleigh, the safety of wood-frame construction came under scrutiny

Emcor Group acquires Newcomb and Co. in Raleigh, NC

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Emcor Group today announced that it has acquired Newcomb and Company. read more. Management

Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Raleigh

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Data and insights about the Raleigh, N.C., metropolitan area construction market

Business Report: North Carolina State – Next Generation Power Electronics Hub

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Southeast Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce BF-Sept/Oct-2014 Cary Cleantech HCL Raleigh Research Triangle Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. North Carolina wins a $140-million Manufacturing Innovation Institute to develop wide-band semiconductors for power electronics. Business Report: North Carolina State – Next Generation Power Electronics Hub appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

U.S. Office Sector Fundamentals Heating Up

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The top 10 strongest markets in terms of demand for office space were New York, San Jose, Sacramento, Chicago, Boston, Denver, Los Angeles, Raleigh, San Diego, and Baltimore. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Pedestrian Bridge Collapses, Fatally, Followed by Another

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Teams of forensic engineers are investigating two separate bridge collapses at the same Raleigh community-college construction project. Buildings

Location Focus: The Carolinas – Growth Climate Warms In The Carolinas

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In Raleigh, NC, Gov. Southeast Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce BF-May/June-2014 Charleston County North Eastern Strategic Alliance Raleigh Santee Cooper Spartanburg By Shana Daley. From the May/June 2014 issue.

Investors and developers are still avid for medical office buildings

BD+C

Around the same time, an affiliate of Inland Real Estate Acquisitions sold four newly constructed medical buildings totaling 119,000 sf in the Houston, Raleigh, N.C., On March 29, Cushman & Wakefield brokered the $14.7 million of a two-story, 24,600-sf medical building in North Hills, N.Y.,

Raleigh police honor ARS/Rescue Rooter technician

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Pierre, an ARS/Rescue Rooter HVAC technician, received a Chief’s Citation from the Raleigh Police Department in mid-October for his role in helping an injured police officer subdue a combative man. Shane St.

Economic gains are rallying rents in Raleigh, N.C.

BD+C

The greater Raleigh, N.C., Driven by the growth of government expansion and technology companies, the Raleigh-Durham area added 14,400 new jobs in the first half of this year, representing a 1.8%

3 Construction Workers Killed in Scaffolding Collapse

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Three construction workers were killed and another critically injured after an exterior lift system tore away from the side of an office building under construction in Raleigh, N.C.

Infosys Will Create 2,000 Tech Jobs In North Carolina By 2021

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Raleigh, NC is the second of four planned Technology and Innovation Hubs that will employ 10,000 workers in the U.S. Read: Infosys Will Create 2,000 Tech Jobs In North Carolina By 2021. Capital Investment Daily News Featured North Carolina Office, IT & Call Centers Research & Development Workforce Development Economic Development Employment Expansion Infosys north carolina Research Triangle Site Selection Technology

Wright Mowers Names Top Distributor for 2015

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Outdoor Equipment Distributors of Raleigh, NC, has been named 2015's top distributor

FMI Warns Craft Labor Shortage May Slow Construction

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Surveying members of the Construction Personnel Executives Group, FMI reports, “24 percent of respondents will be unable to bid more work and 32 percent will experience slow growth if their companies cannot reasonably meet the need for skilled labor and tradespeople.”

Construction put in place enjoyed healthy gains in 2014

BD+C

grew by 7% to just under $973 billion in 2014, according to estimates by FMI, the Raleigh, N.C.-based

AT&T Eyes 100 U.S. Cities And Municipalities Fiber Upgrade

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Posted by Heidi Schwartz. AT&T has announced an initiative to expand its fiber network to up to 100 candidate cities and municipalities nationwide, including 21 new major metropolitan areas. The fiber network will deliver broadband speeds up to 1 Gigabit per second to consumers and businesses.

Flying into a US adventure

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This morning, I’m on a plane to Raleigh, North Carolina.

CB&H Seminar: Unclaimed Property (Tampa, Charlotte, Raleigh.

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FMI Releases Q1-2013 Construction Outlook Report

Construction Business Owner

RALEIGH, N.C. April 5, 2013) – FMI, a provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, released its Q1-2013 Construction Outlook today. Although the strength of individual markets is shifting, the forecast for total construction-put-in-place for 2013 continues to show an increase of 8 percent over 2012 levels.

Carolina Construction Organization Names Brasfield & Gorrie General Contractor of the Year

Construction Superintendent Magazine

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Brasfield & Gorrie recently announced the company has been recognized as General Contractor of the Year by the Associated Builders and Contractors Carolinas chapter. 8, the peer-nominated award recognizes Brasfield & Gorrie’s Raleigh, North Carolina office for outstanding business practices and service to the industry.

Cypress Glen Wellness Center in Greenville Breaks Ground

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Raleigh, N.C. -- A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently for the new 18,400-square-foot wellness center addition to Cypress Glen Retirement Community in Greenville, N.C.

FMI Releases 2013 Construction Outlook

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FMI, the Raleigh, N.C.-based based provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, has forecast an 8% increase in construction activity for 2013. Robust growth in residential construction, as well as a few strong markets in nonresidential and non-building construction, will contribute to the expansion, the report said. frontpage

AT&T Eyes 100 U.S. Cities and Municipalities for Its Ultra-Fast Fiber Network

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AT&T announced earlier this month that it is in discussions with North Carolina Next Generation Network (NCNGN) to bring U-verse with GigaPower to parts of Carrboro, Cary,Chapel Hill, Durham, Winston-Salem and Raleigh.

EMCOR Group acquires Southern Industrial Constructors.

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Nonresidential Construction Index Continues to Grow

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- FMI announces the release of the 2014 Second Quarter Nonresidential Construction Index report. NRCI = 65.8 The NRCI shows slight improvement of a 0.9 point increase from Q1 and a 5.7 point increase from Q2 2013. frontpage

FMI Releases Q4-2013 Construction Outlook Report

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- FMI released its Q4-2013 Construction Outlook. The forecast predicts 2013 to end with 7 percent growth for the construction industry as a whole. Final statistics for construction-put-in-place will be available April 2014. frontpage

FMI Releases Q4-2013 Construction Outlook Report

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- FMI released its Q4-2013 Construction Outlook. The forecast predicts 2013 to end with 7 percent growth for the construction industry as a whole. Final statistics for construction-put-in-place will be available April 2014. frontpage

NC Department of Labor Identifies Cause of Fatal Bridge Collapse

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Design flaws on supporting girders of a pedestrian bridge under construction at Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, N.C., led to a collapse that killed one worker and injured four others, according to the North Carolina Department of Labor (DOL).

Brasfield & Gorrie Breaks Ground on $110-Million Office Campus in Cary, N.C.

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Brasfield & Gorrie has broken ground on a $110-million office campus in Cary, N.C. for Highwoods Properties. A groundbreaking ceremony to kick off the development was held at the site which fronts Lake Crabtree on Weston Parkway. frontpage

Nonresidential Construction Index Remains Constant

Construction Superintendent Magazine

RALEIGH, N.C. -- FMI announced the release of the 2013 Third Quarter Nonresidential Construction Index report. The NRCI score of 60.3 is a.2-point improvement over Q2. Although the numbers aren’t drastically rising, the sustainability and continuing upward movement is encouraging. This score remains the highest score for the NRCI index since Q1 2009. The index for the overall economy rose to 72 points and the combined index sentiment for economies where panelists are doing business rose 3.2

Design Firm Of The Year SFL+A Pushes Enlightened K-12 Design

ENR Construction

The Raleigh, N.C.-based based architectural firm continues to hone its design approach as it builds energy-efficient, energy-positive K-12 schools

Construction Owners Report Project Disruptions Are Impacting Industry

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RALEIGH, N.C. December 17, 2012) – FMI, the largest provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, announces the release of its annual CURT Owners Survey. The report is based on surveying 45 member of the Construction Users Roundtable (CURT

Prefab Lightwall Pavilion Features Glass Bottle Wall

Jetson Green

The multi-purpose structure is 213 square feet and is constructed of reclaimed wood from various sources and glass bottles obtained from restaurants and bars in downtown Raleigh.

New Cities Rising

Collaborative Construction

The author, who argues economics are driving the rise of new cities like Houston, Raleigh-Durham, Dallas-Fort Worth, Austin, Phoenix, etc. A new generation of great American Cities is rising across the country.

December Lawn Care and Pest Control Conference on Tap

Green Industry Professionals

CO2 in Raleigh, NC, will provide insight on future trends and the most effective tactics to stay a step ahead of the competition