Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Raleigh

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Raleigh’s total contracting volume expected to decline by 8% this year

Provo, Raleigh, Dallas Top Best Performing Cities List

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Read: Provo, Raleigh, Dallas Top Best Performing Cities List at BusinessFacilities.com. Business Clusters/Corridors California Colorado Development Indicators Featured Florida Georgia North Carolina Oregon South Carolina Surveys & Research Tennessee Texas Utah Washington best-performing cities Capital Investment Dallas Economic Development Employment Milken Institute Provo Raleigh Site Selection Survey

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.

Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Raleigh

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

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

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.

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

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

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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%

Smaller U.S. Cities Joining Technology Boom

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Business Clusters/Corridors Featured Louisiana North Carolina Ohio Research & Development Surveys & Research Tennessee Texas USA - Great Lakes USA - Southeast Austin BBG Cleveland Expansion Nashville New Orleans Raleigh-Durham Site Selection Technology technology hubsIncreasingly, tech firms are bypassing celebrated traditional locations in favor of cities which are not typically associated with the technology sector. Read: Smaller U.S. Cities Joining Technology Boom.

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Construction Week: Dodge Starts Rise in February; Three Killed in Raleigh Scaffold Collapse

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The start of a $3-billion energy project in Texas pumps up the nonresidential starts. Business Management

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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.

Wright Mowers Names Top Distributor for 2015

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

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.

Sfl+a Architects Named Southeast Design Firm of the Year

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Raleigh, N.C.-based based Sfl+a Architects was recognized as Southeast Design Firm of the Year for its efforts to promote sustainable design of K-12 schools

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

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

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

December Lawn Care and Pest Control Conference on Tap

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

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

Brasfield & Gorrie Earns Triangle Safety First Year Gold Award

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Raleigh, N.C. -- Brasfield & Gorrie’s Raleigh, N.C. Brian Swinks, senior safety manager, accepted the award on behalf of Raleigh’s 128 office and field employees. office recently earned its first ever Gold Award from the North Carolina Department of Labor. frontpage

Investors and developers are still avid for medical office buildings

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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.,

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

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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.

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.

Ruppert Acquires Craven Creek Landscape Associates

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Ruppert Landscape has acquired select assets from Craven Creek Landscape Associates, a Raleigh, NC-based company which provides commercial grounds management services

Brasfield & Gorrie Celebrates Topping Out of Cypress Glen Wellness Center

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Brasfield & Gorrie recently celebrated the topping out of the Cypress Glen Retirement Community Wellness Center addition in Greenville, N.C. “We

EMCOR Group acquires Southern Industrial Constructors.

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Amazon Announces List of Cities Who Have Made the First Cut

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New York City * Northern Virginia * Philadelphia * Pittsburgh * Raleigh * Toronto * Washington D.C.Amazon narrowed the field to 20 cities who have made it through the first round of consideration to be the home of the new Amazon 'HQ2' headquarters.

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

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

Worthy of consideration: The PSMJ Resources A/E/C Pulse blog

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So it’s embarrassing that I only discovered the Raleigh-based PSMJ Resources, […]. I’m supposed to know about the best blogs in the architectural, engineering and construction community.

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 Reports Rising Nonresidential Construction Index Comes with Struggles

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Nonresidential Construction Index from FMI rose two points in Q1. This normally is a positive economic sign. However, construction companies are facing the challenge of having enough people to keep up with increasing backlogs, warns Phil Warner, researcher for FMI. frontpage

2014 Construction Put In Place to End Strong According to FMI

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Total construction put in place for 2014 will be $62 billion greater than last year—a 7 percent increase according to the latest report from FMI. CPIP should finish this year around $972 billion and is expected to top $1.04 trillion in 2015. frontpage

FMI Predicts U.S. Construction Put in Place Will Reach $977 Billion in 2014

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RALEIGH, N.C. -- FMI announces the release of its 2014 U.S. Markets Construction Overview. With construction put in place at the end of 2013 expected to be at $909.6 billion, researchers at FMI predict CPIP growth rates to be slightly ahead of the GDP in 2014. frontpage

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.

Drones Front and Center in the Consciousness of North Carolina Construction Community

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By Paul Levin ConstructionPro Week made a trip to the 3rd Annual Summer Construction Conference in Raleigh, N.C., 6 to listen in on the Panel Discussion on Drones. The conference, graciously produced by Safran Law Offices and BB&T Construction Risk Services, provided a number of new perspectives on the expected upcoming use of drones in construction. Read more