Clark Construction to design, build $250M stadium in San Diego

Construction Dive

The 35,000-seat project at San Diego State University represents a fraction of the work being done at the campus and other Southern California institutions

Workshop in San Diego

Collaborative Construction

As mentioned in an earlier post I''ll be presenting in San Diego in January at the 5th Annual CPM Conference. I arrive in San Diego on the morning of Friday, January 16, 2015 and I''m presenting in the afternoon on Saturday, January 17.

San Diego airport officials vote to use PLA on $3B airport project

Construction Dive

San Diego International Airport staff said agreements with local unions are key to keeping the design-build redevelopment on pace with its five-year schedule

San Diego Seaport Project To Transform Waterfront

ENR Construction

Conceptual design work continues on the Port of San Diego’s planned $1.5-billion waterfront development

NuVasive Building World-Class Innovation Center At San Diego HQ

Business Facilities

With construction starting in January 2018, NuVasive’s San Diego campus will increase by more than 100,000 square feet, bringing the world headquarters’ total space to approximately 250,000 square feet. NuVasive, Inc.

CPM Conference in San Diego

Collaborative Construction

I will be presenting at the 5th Annual CPM Conference in San Diego in January on two topics. The first presentation provides a jaded construction lawyer''s perspective on the cultural and legal implications of BIM and IPD for Construction Project Management and the second is actually a short Katy''s Castle Workshop. Both events are on Saturday, January 17, 2015. The presentation is from 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. and the workshop is from 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Blurred Lines Parody of San Diego Mayor Filner

Collaborative Construction

Below is a clever parody of the pop song Blurred Lines aimed at the creepy groping Mayor of San Diego. Thought readers might enjoy a little comic relief. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! James L. Salmon, Esq.

Border wall work in San Diego begins

Construction Dive

SLSCO was awarded a $147 million contract to replace 14 miles of barrier between California and Mexico, the third such segment ordered by the Trump administration

Airborne America takes flight in San Diego

BD+C

Later this month, Airborne San Diego, a 26,508-sf indoor skydiving facility, will open in this city’s East Village near Petco Park stadium

New library branch in San Diego opens with its community’s learning and working traits in mind

BD+C

On January 26, the 15,000-sf Mission Hills-Hillcrest Harley & Bessie Knox Library in San Diego opened to the public. The $17.9

EPA Approves $614M WIFIA Loan for San Diego Project

ENR Construction

Environmental Protection Agency has announced a $614-million loan to the City of San Diego for a water purification project The U.S.

High court, big impact: San Diego Central Courthouse

BD+C

Rising 24 stories in the center of downtown San Diego, the San Diego Central Courthouse, with its subtractive massing and slender form, topped with a dramatic aluminum-panel crown structure, makes a bold architectural statement about the future of civic buildings in America’s Finest City

Companies Willing To Train Job Applicants Who Don’t Meet Requirements

Business Facilities

Employees have been offered a position when they were underqualified most frequently in Charlotte, San Diego, Austin and Washington, DC, according to a new Robert Half survey. .

San Diego’s newest library branch will be family focused

BD+C

It took nearly two decades, but a design-build team finally broke ground last month on a new branch of the public library system for the city of San Diego.

Construction Reaches Half-Way Point on San Diego's $2.1 Billion Mid-Coast Trolley

ENR Construction

Construction on $1.5B San Diego waterfront kicks off

Construction Dive

The developer will build a $165 million headquarters for the Navy as part of its 99-year lease deal

HED expands leadership in San Diego

BD+C

Effective May 8, 2014, Harley Ellis Devereaux ’s San Diego Office has added new team members to the leadership group. The new Office Leader for San Diego is Neville Willsmore.

Will rising material costs slow San Diego's building boom?

Construction Dive

The increase in steel prices is likely a major factor in developers' decisions to hold off on new projects

Mixed-use development includes University of California-San Diego campus extension

BD+C

At a cost of $275 million, a new mixed-use project in San Diego will combine residential space, office space, and retail space with a University of California-San Diego campus extension.

PCL helps deliver San Diego Airport International Arrivals facility

BD+C

The San Diego International Airport (SAN) International Arrivals Facility just got a major upgrade. In 2017, the airport boarded nearly 22 million passengers, making it one of the busiest airports in California. Of those, over 800,000 were international passengers—a number that has continued to rise.

San Diego Airport Authority Passes $2.2 Billion Expansion

Construction Equipment

The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority unanimously approved a $2.2 billion terminal replacement plan for Lindbergh Field. The airport board’s approach would replace the Terminal 1's 19 gates within 10 years and add more capacity in future phases.

BNBuilders Begins Construction on Illumina San Diego Facility Expansion

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- BNBuilders will commence construction on the Illumina manufacturing expansion in San Diego, California. BNBuilders is tasked with the interior build-out of a new 300,000-square-foot facility to expand Illumina’s existing San Diego operations. Specializing in biotech construction projects, BNBuilders is utilizing its technical expertise to support the growth of the biotech industry in San Diego and the West Coast. .

San Diego Construction Firm Pays $5.4M to Settle Fraud Claim

Construction Equipment

Harper is a large, privately-held general contractor headquartered in San Diego. Harper Construction Company, Inc. has paid $5.4 million to the United States to resolve allegations that it fraudulently billed the government for work on multiple projects on military bases.

Snake your drain: Five-and-a-half foot snake found in San Diego toilet

Contractor Magazine

Well, this week in San Diego, a plumbing urban legend came to life. Snakes have long been part of plumbing folklore. Content Classification: Curated. read more. Plumbing

San Diego approves P3 for $1B convention center complex

Construction Dive

Work on the infrastructure required for the convention center and hotel could begin as early as 2019

Flatiron JV wins $224M stretch of San Diego's North Coast Corridor

Construction Dive

The award brings the team — which also includes Skanska and Stacy and Witbeck — a total of $560 million of work on the $6 billion project

Health Care Award of Merit: UC San Diego Jacobs Medical Center

ENR Construction

During construction, the UC San Diego campus expansion was Southern California’s largest ongoing health care project and the second-largest in state history

Apple To Build New Campus In Austin, Add Jobs Across U.S.

Business Facilities

The company will also establish new sites in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City, CA and expand in Pittsburgh, New York and Boulder. Daily News Data Centers Energy (Renewable/Alternative/Green) Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Research & Development Site Selection Texas Workforce Development Apple Austin Boulder Capital Investment corporate expansion Culver City New York (NY) Pittsburgh San Diego Seattle Technology

Resiliency at center of $1.5B Seaport San Diego design

Construction Dive

Sea-level rise and potential seismic activity are two of the factors influencing the project's design

San Diego’s waterfront redevelopment would go beyond a mere ‘project’

BD+C

San Diego Unified Port District last week voted 6-1 in support of a $1.2 The plan, known as Seaport San Diego , calls for 75% of the approximately 70 acres of redeveloped land to be used for parks, beaches, and other public spaces billion waterfront redevelopment plan that includes as one of its centerpieces a 480-foot-tall spire.

Level 10 Construction Builds New Exhibit at San Diego Zoo

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Level 10 Construction has completed building a new 16,500-square-foot habitat for Asian Leopards at the San Diego Zoo in California. The exhibit, which opened in June, replaces the leopards’ former Cat Canyon home and connects with the existing Panda Trek Exhibit to the north. The Asian Leopard habitat was designed by Architects Mosher Drew.

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Diego

ENR Construction

Overall Spending Expected to Fall 8% This Year, But It Will Remain Well Above 2014 and 2015 Levels

Swinerton Tops-Out $120-million Shift Project in San Diego

ENR Construction

C.W. Driver Completes Construction on $73M San Diego State University Lecture Halls

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- C.W. Driver has completed construction on the newly renovated Storm and Nasatir Halls complex at the San Diego State University campus.

Kaiser San Diego's Healing Design Builds Upon Natural World

ENR Construction

Technology and innovation helped deliver this LEED Platinum hospital six months early

Contractors Selected for Border Wall Prototypes in San Diego

ENR Construction

Buildings/Transportation: San Diego Airport Green Build Expansion

ENR Construction

Airport expansion is green, lean and local. Infrastructure

BIM Forum Winter 2011 - San Diego

Revit OpEd

It's been a long day, driving down to San Diego attending the first day of the forum and then driving back home! So I'll just mention three things for now. Scenario Virtual Project Delivery - If you haven't seen this at all yet, check it out. Dupont Design Studio - I heard about this, maybe a year ago? It was discussed today along with three others I'll get to in another post when I have more time.

Construction Time-Lapse of Sempra Energy HQ in San Diego Available

Construction Superintendent Magazine

In celebration of Energy Action Month, EarthCam released its time-lapse of Sempra Energy’s new headquarters in San Diego, California. Although construction of the 300,000-square-foot, 16-story building was documented for two years, you can watch the project from start to finish in just one minute. frontpage

Balfour Beatty Construction's San Diego Office Achieves LEED-Gold Certification

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Balfour Beatty Construction has earned LEED Gold certification for its southwest division office location in San Diego, Calif. The firm occupies the third floor of the Cush Plaza Office Building located in Scripps Ranch. Construction of the 22,100-square-foot space required full system design and implementation, as the existing structure consisted of the core only.