Rhode Island: An Engine For Economic Growth

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Businesses located within the Quonset Business Park account for 14 percent of Rhode Island’s manufacturing jobs, with another 1,300 coming soon from Electric Boat. Read: Rhode Island: An Engine For Economic Growth at BusinessFacilities.com.

Rhode Island goes for LEED for Neighborhood Development and SITES

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The State of Rhode Island is expanding its longstanding Green Buildings Act adding built landscapes to the list of public projects that must be built to recognized green building standards. Codes and Regulations LEED LEED for Neighborhood Development Rhode Island Green Building SITES

Infosys Chooses Rhode Island For Design And Innovation Hub

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“Today’s partnership with Rhode Island marks another important step forward for Infosys in the United States,” said Ravi Kumar, President, Infosys. “We are excited to welcome Infosys to Rhode Island,” said Governor Gina M.

Rhode Island officials blame AECOM for crippling traffic

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State officials allege that the information in an AECOM study led to recent massive traffic jams on I-195 and said they will have to delay construction on a bridge until they can come up with a better traffic diversion plan

Two Rhode Island Transit Projects Move Forward

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both with “built-in ridership in densely populated areas,” says the Rhode Island Dept. Two priority rail station projects are moving forward in Providence and Pawtucket/Central Falls, R.I.,

Rhode Island Innovation Complex Breaks Ground

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The $150 million Wexford Innovation Complex broke ground on former Interstate 95 land in Providence recently

Rhode Island Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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The updated Rhode Island incentives guide is brought to you by Real Street Expo , a new event sponsored by Business Facilities and Today’s Facility Manager magazines. Mortgage Insurance: Offered through the Rhode Island Industrial Recreational Building Authority (IRBA).

AquaMotion brings innovation to Warwick, Rhode Island

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AquaMotion recently, they congratulated president and owner, Hans Kuster, for bringing innovation, industry and employment to the city of Warwick, Rhode Island. When Mayor Scott Avedisian and Councilman Joseph Gallucci visited.

Construction completes on only dedicated STEAM facility for girls in Rhode Island


The Lincoln School in Providence, R.I., recently opened its new addition, the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, mathematics) Hub, courtesy of LLB Architects and Shamut Design and Construction

Officials Dedicate New Military Lounge at Rhode Island Airport

Construction Superintendent Magazine

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Gilbane joined Rhode Island Gov. Chafee, Rhode Island Airport Corporation President and CEO Kelly Fredericks, Rhode Island Military Organization, military organizations and local businesses last week at the long-awaited dedication of Theodore Francis Green Airport’s new military lounge. Lincoln D.

Massachusetts, Rhode Island Select Teams To Build Off Shore Wind Projects

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Two offshore wind projects located off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard moved closer on May 23 to delivering a combined 1,200 MW of energy

KBE Building Corp. Renovates Third Restaurant Depot in Rhode Island

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CRANSTON, R.I. -- KBE Building Corporation has started renovations for its third Restaurant Depot project – this one in Cranston, Rhode Island. KBE will serve as general contractor for the project, which comprises the renovation of an existing 50,000-square-foot building, plus the addition of a 10,000-square-foot enclosed area and a 16,000-square-foot covered parking area. Work will include paving, site grading and storm drainage modifications. . frontpage

New England’s Regional Defense Industry Collaboration

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The new organization, funded with a $1.5-million grant from the department of defense, will coordinate the growth of defense-related business across the six-state region. Read: New England’s Regional Defense Industry Collaboration at BusinessFacilities.com.

Editor’s Picks: Incentives

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Locations are crafting incentives that target specific growth sectors, provide support for entrepreneurs and attract projects, promising a bevy of high-wage, high-tech new jobs. Read: Editor’s Picks: Incentives at BusinessFacilities.com.

Business Parks: Cost-Effective Communities

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May / June 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 3)

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The May / June 2018 Issue features the top workforce training programs and incentives, plus a look at Canada, Nevada, cybersecurity, call centers, and more. Read: May / June 2018 Issue (Volume 51, Number 3) at BusinessFacilities.com.

Rolling Arches Offer Balm For Rhode Island Bridge Job

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Contractor meets the challenge of a Pawtucket River crossing replacement. Infrastructure

The Korte Company is awarded $46.3 million Design-Build contract at Newport Naval Station, Rhode Island

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The Korte Company will begin construction of a new, 7-story, 200 guest room Navy Gateway Inns & Suites hotel at Naval Station Newport (NAVSTA Newport). The 103,831-square-foot project also includes the construction of a parking area on the adjacent Lawrence Field, designed for 175 vehicles

New Route to Growth

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Logistics Leaders

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Business Clusters/Corridors California Capital Investment Cover Story Featured Illinois Kansas Kentucky Logistics & Distribution Magazine Highlights Ports & Free Trade Zones Rhode Island Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure BF-May/June-2017 CenterPoint Intermodal Center Economic Development Inland Empire Logistics Park Kansas City Long Beach Louisville Port of Los Angeles Quonset Business Park Site Selection

Offshore Rhode Island Wind Farm Installs First Foundation

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Five-turbine project is progressing to become the nation's first offshore wind farm, say officials. Infrastructure

Massachusetts Holds On To Top Energy Efficiency Ranking

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As national leaders, Rhode Island, Vermont, and Oregon round out the top five in the ACEEE Scorecard. Rhode Island’s third place ranking in this report, up from fourth last year, demonstrates that our investments in electric and natural gas energy efficiency programs are paying off.”.


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Economic Development Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Industry News Renewable Energy Site Selection The Editor's Blog USA - Far West USA - Great Lakes USA - Mid Atlantic Cape Wind Deep Water Wind Department of Energy Energy massachusetts offshore wind energy Rankings rhode island TurbinesThe U.S. offshore wind energy sector appears to be ready for prime time, and the potential is enormous. Read: Offshoring.

Centers of Technology: The Future Is Now

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We have a pretty impressive facility here on Goose Island with 100,000 square feet of industry collaboration space and a 24,000-square-foot manufacturing facility where we feature equipment from across a variety of our partners,” said McDermott. RHODE ISLAND THINKS BIG.

Growth Pilgrims: Drop Anchor For Opportunity In New England

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Advanced Manufacturing Economic Development Magazine Highlights New Hampshire Rhode Island State Focus USA - New England BF-July/August-2016 Business Incentives Capital Investment Claremont Employment Expansion Manufacturing Quonset Business Park Rochester Site Selection

Less Is More In New England

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percent, Rhode Island’s 5.3 The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training reported that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for April 2017 was 4.3 I’m thrilled to see another business building here in Rhode Island.”. By the BF Staff.

Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. Partners with Local University Capstone Program

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Three University of Rhode Island Engineering Students Collaborated with Bosch Engineers to Gain Hands-On HVAC Experience, Insights

Communities Get Environmental, Economic Development Help From EPA

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Call to the Bullpen

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Rhode Island is poised to clear away the last bits of wreckage left from its failed $75-million investment in former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s bankrupt video game company, 38 Studios. One thing seems certain after the reshuffling is complete: Rhode Island’s new Commerce Corp.

Feature Story: 2015 Economic Development Awards

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Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Locations across the nation are rapidly applying the best practices needed to meet the requirements of new and expanding 21st century businesses.

Rhode Island Landscape Executive to Plead Guilty for Denying Workers Union Benefits

Green Industry Professionals

The executive vice president of Central Landscaping Construction has a number of charges against him, including making employees work part-time without pay

First to the Finish Line

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Block Island, RI is poised to win the race to set up the first offshore wind farm in U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. waters. First to the Finish Line appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

New England Blows Hard on Offshore Wind

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Massachusetts and Rhode Island aim to become the nexus for U.S. offshore wind, selecting developers May 23 for megaprojects totaling 1,200 MW

Top 10 States Ranked In Energy Efficiency Scorecard

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Expert Crossed the Pond to Build America's First Offshore Wind Farm

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Dutch marine construction veteran leads Deepwater Wind team to build an industry-leading wind farm off the Rhode Island coast

Feature Story: 2016 Economic Development Awards

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A location from the smallest state in the nation, Block Island, RI , is our award-winner for Achievement in Alternative Energy. According to Deep Water Wind’s website, the turbines—located three miles off the coast of Block Island—will be connected to the mainland by an underwater cable. “We

Report Explores Sectors And Metros Driving Construction Jobs Recovery

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Archives Articles By Location Connecticut Daily News Featured Post Florida Kansas Louisiana Massachusetts Michigan Missouri New Hampshire New York Online Features Rhode Island Texas U.S. Posted by Heidi Schwartz. While U.S.

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