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 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

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Business Parks: Cost-Effective Communities

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Logistics Leaders

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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.,

AGC Workforce Data Show Rhode Island Making Progress on Deficient Infrastructure

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Rhode Island’s subpar infrastructure system has consistently ranked among the worst in the country, but the Ocean State is finally fixing its crumbling roads and bridges

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

Officials Dedicate New Military Lounge at Rhode Island Airport

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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.

Taco Comfort Solutions wins local safety award

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Taco Comfort Solutions earned the 2017 Excellence in Safety Performance & Records Award from Providence Business News, Rhode Island's statewide business weekly.

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

Best Energy/Industrial: Sea2shore: The Renewable Link

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The first project to interconnect the nation’s first commercial offshore wind farm to the mainland power grid made Rhode Island the first state in the nation to benefit from this type of renewable power source

Communities Get Environmental, Economic Development Help From EPA

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Offshoring

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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.

Top 10 States Ranked In Energy Efficiency Scorecard

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

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

BF Expands State Energy Rankings With Natural Gas, Lowest Emissions And Biofuels Leaders

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Vermont took first place in BF ‘s new state ranking for Lowest CO 2 emissions, followed by Rhode Island, Delaware, South Dakota and Idaho in the top five. “We’re not surprised a bucolic location like Vermont has a small carbon footprint, but kudos to Rhode Island and Delaware for joining the top ranks of the greenest states,” Rogers said.

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Growth Pilgrims: Drop Anchor For Opportunity In New England

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MY INTERNSHIP AT PC

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I will be a senior this fall at Roger Williams University in Rhode Island where I am double. Continue Reading. All People

Rhode Island Incentives and Workforce Development Guide

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A comprehensive list of Rhode Island financial aid, loans, grants, abatements, workforce development, exemptions, funds & capital investment opportunities. Rhode Island Incentives and Workforce Development Guide appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Nation's Largest Wind Farm to Be Built Off Long Island

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The Long Island Power Authority’s board of directors is expected to approve the proposed 90-megawatt, 15-turbine wind farm east of Montauk, N.Y., Deepwater's website says 300 construction jobs were created to build the Rhode Island farm

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.

ENR New England Names Sciple as 2016 Legacy Award Winner

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ENR New England covers Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont ENR New England is pleased to announce Carl Sciple as the 2016 Legacy Award winner.

Small Business Owners Grade Their States For Business Friendliness

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In contrast, small business owners gave California, Rhode Island and Illinois an “F,” while Connecticut and New Jersey both earned a “D” grade.

Rolling Arches Offer Balm For Rhode Island Bridge Job

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

One Year Later

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Sandy’s wrath touched parts of 24 states (from Florida to Maine and as far west as Ohio), but she unleashed the brunt of her fury on New Jersey, New York City and the western half of Long Island. Iconic landmarks like Ellis Island and the New York Aquarium also have reopened.

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Gilbane Set to Win Big Foxconn Flat-Screen Plant in Wisconsin

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According to several sources close to the project, Rhode Island-based Gilbane Building Co. has been chosen as general contractor for the 22-million-sq-ft, $10-billion flat-screen-panel manufacturing campus to be built by Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn in Mt. Pleasant, Wis. Gilban

Report Explores Sectors And Metros Driving Construction Jobs Recovery

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Truck Taxing Trend to Watch

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This year, Rhode Island had the highest percentage of structurally deficient bridges in the country at 23 percent. The annual bad bridge reportcard came out this month listing each state's worst bridges.

2014 National Electrical Code now effective in 12 states; 11 more to come online by January

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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) says that the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code (NEC) is now effective in 12 states: Alabama, Colorado, Idaho, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Mexico, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington and Wyoming.