Developer's Tenacity Crucial for San Francisco's Standout Building

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All ended well this month, with the opening of San Francisco’s tallest landmark

San Francisco, New York Earn Top Spots In Global Cities 2017

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San Francisco, New York Earn Top Spots In Global Cities 2017. Kearney Economic Development Employment Expansion Global Cities 2017 London New York City San Francisco start-up companies Workforce DevelopmentA key theme in this year's Global Cities Index and Outlook was investment in developing start-up ecosystems, according to A.T. Kearney. Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Super Bowl 50 To Generate Over $220M For San Francisco Bay Area

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Super Bowl 50 To Generate Over $220M For San Francisco Bay Area originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, and the big game is expected to have a big impact on host city San Francisco.

San Francisco proposal would convert parking garage into hotel, affordable housing

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Leaders with the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency are scheduled to vote Tuesday on whether to move forward with the plan

San Francisco Seeks Help in Redeveloping Forlorn Piers

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The Port of San Francisco is looking for ideas to salvage and redevelop eight under­used and deteriorating waterfront piers

Sustainable San Francisco Home is Turning Green

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Not long ago the San Francisco firm Fougeron Architecture designed and built a high-end home along the Northern California coastline. Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: San Francisco Resident to Build a Home From Bay Bridge Scraps.

San Francisco's Tallest Building to Install Innovative Water Recycling System

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San Francisco’s first WELL v1Certified project has been completed

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The new build-out of the BCCI Construction Company’s headquarters in San Francisco, Calif., the sixth in California, and the first in San Francisco. is the 31 st WELL v1Certified project in the world, the 18 th certified project in the U.S.,

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Francisco

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Construction Starts Forecast to Exceed $10 Billion This Year in San Francisco

San Francisco Signs $1-Billion Contract to Upgrade Plant

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The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission awarded a $939-million contract to joint-venture partners MWH Constructors and Webcor Builders to replace biosolid digester facilities at the Southeast Water Pollution Control Plant, in San Francisco

Innovative Solution to Fight Homelessness in San Francisco

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San Francisco might soon get an innovative solution to the problem though, in the form of modular housing units designed and built by the local company Panoramic Interests. Panoramic Interests is currently looking for investors to build the first units in San Francisco.

San Francisco’s first WELL v1 Certified project has been completed

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The new build-out of the BCCI Construction Company’s headquarters in San Francisco, Calif., the sixth in California, and the first in San Francisco. is the 31 st WELL v1Certified project in the world, the 18 th certified project in the U.S.,

San Francisco Restaurant is Sustainable to the Core

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The Perennial, a restaurant that recently opened in San Francisco, truly is sustainable through and through. Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Sustainable San Francisco Home is Turning Green.

San Francisco commercial, multifamily regulations aim to reduce traffic volume

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San Francisco city planners intend to put design requirements on new multi-family projects with the goal of reducing traffic

New Salesforce Tower tallest building in San Francisco

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Attached to a city transportation hub, the 61-story skyscraper still needs tenant build-outs before leaseholders can move in

Perkins Eastman wins competition to redesign San Francisco’s Harvey Milk Plaza

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Perkins Eastman’s design for the reimagined Harvey Milk Memorial Plaza in San Francisco will create a walkable, active, and transit-oriented civic space at the site of the current plaza and MUNI station at Castro and Market Streets.

Sinking San Francisco Skyscraper Riles Residents

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The 645-ft Millennium Tower—the tallest reinforced concrete structure in the Western United States—is sinking and tilting, and the building owner places the blame squarely on the adjacent Transbay Transit Center project

California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Francisco

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Building Construction Spending Is on Track to Drop This Year While Non-Building Strengthens

San Francisco's 181 Fremont To Use Elevators for Fire Evacuation

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San Francisco Tower To Use Elevators for Fire Evacuations. Buildings

Factory-Built Micro-Homes in San Francisco

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This is a rendering of a new form of sustainable development that will manifest itself in San Francisco in an infill project called SmartSpace SoMa. Affordable LEED Homes Open in San Jose.

Kumar Renovation Overlooks San Francisco Bay Through Energy-Efficient Windows

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A panoramic, true color view of the San Francisco Bay is facilitated by energy-efficient windows with high visual transmittance glazing (80%). Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: San Francisco Exploratorium Shoots for LEED Gold and the World’s Largest Net-Zero Museum.

San Francisco Considering Bird Compliant Buildings

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San Fran Considers Building Regs to Protect Birds James L. Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! Because California lacks sufficient regulations! I was hoping this was a link to the Onion or some other online parody, but alas, it's not. You cannot make this stuff up!

San Francisco to study up to $15B transportation tube under bay

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The city is losing transit riders, but officials say a new tube would accommodate twice the maximum ridership — though there is no funding for the project

San Francisco’s 181 Fremont will become the most earthquake-resilient building on the West Coast

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181 Fremont, a 56-story mixed-use tower, will be San Francisco’s third tallest structure when completed, and will also become the most earthquake-resilient building in the city, or any city on the West Coast, after officially achieving a Resilience-based Earthquake Design Initiative (REDi) Gold Rating

New hotel and residential tower coming to San Francisco’s Transbay neighborhood

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555 Howard, a ground-up mixed-use tower, is looking to bring an additional 69 rental units and a 255-room hotel to San Francisco’s Transbay neighborhood.

Video: Warriors Break Ground On New San Francisco Arena

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The Golden State Warriors broke ground Tuesday on their $1 billion privately funded San Francisco arena. he groundbreaking ceremony featured remarks from team president Rick Welts, owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber, as well as San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, head coach Steve Kerr and Kevin Durant, the team’s superstar forward.

San Francisco's New $5 Billion Neighborhood

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Treasure Island was man-made for the 1939 World's Fairn and later used by the Navy, in part for training and supporting blimps and dirigibles. Now, the island will become home to up to 20,000 residents and possibly the George Lucas museum.

Port of San Francisco Selects Design Team for Seawall Resiliency Project

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Arcadis, a global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets, announced November 8 that along with CH2M, it has been selected by the Port of San Francisco to lead the design and engineering for the 10-year Seawall Resiliency Project

San Francisco commercial, multi-family regulations aim to reduce traffic volume

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San Francisco city planners intend to put design requirements on new multi-family projects with the goal of reducing traffic

Peterson Mechanical awarded San Francisco State University Wellness Center project

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has been awarded the contract to provide the plumbing and piping systems for San Francisco State University's (SFSU) Recreation & Wellness Center. Peterson Mechanical Inc.

Facades+ Conference Coming to San Francisco

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Piazza in San Francisco will feature a 92-foot stainless steel statue

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Venus , a 92-foot stainless steel statue, will highlight a large public piazza in the middle of San Francisco’s Trinity Place. When it comes to physical size and aesthetics, the Statue of Liberty will soon have a West Coast counterpart.

Peterson Mechanical to install fuel oil piping system for Sutter Health's San Francisco Cathedral Hill Hospital

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collaborated with Livermore-based Fuel Oil Systems to provide the fuel oil piping system installation for the new Sutter Health Cathedral Hill Hospital in San Francisco. Peterson Mechanical Inc.

Apple reveals new retail store design in San Francisco

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Speaking at a media event in San Francisco on Thursday, Apple executives offered a sneak peak of a new store that features design elements that will later roll out to more locations worldwide, including new spaces for socialization and collaboration Apple unveiled a new vision for its hugely successful retail stores on Thursday, aiming to give shoppers the experience of setting foot in the headquarters of the company credited with inventing the smartphone.

Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Project Begins Pile Driving

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Honor Guard: San Francisco’s historic Veterans Building pays homage to those who served in World War I and other foreign wars

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The San Francisco War Memorial Veterans complex—a stunning example of the City Beautiful movement that includes the Veterans Building, the Opera House, and the Memorial Court—was built in 1932 to honor veterans of World War I.

Strong Man Safety Products Keeping San Francisco Safe

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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- The New Jersey-based Strong Man Safety Products was called upon by developers of the “Grand Central Station of the West,” to deliver protective netting for San Francisco’s Transbay Transit Center Project—one of the largest redevelopment projects in the country.