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366-unit multifamily community breaks ground San Jose

BD+C

Winchester Apartments, a new contemporary multifamily community in San Jose, has broken ground. The project is located between the historic Winchester Mystery House and I-280.

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KPF designs three-building San Jose office campus

BD+C

Platform 16, a 1,200,000-sf, three-building office campus, has recently broken ground in Downtown San Jose. The Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed project will be located on a 5.4-acre site adjacent to Google's planned transit village and Diridon Station, a major Bay Area transportation hub

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Speed Core wall system is used for the second time in office building in San Jose

BD+C

A 19-story building under construction in San Jose, Calif., will be the second in the country to be built with a concrete-filled composite plate shear wall system, which was first used successfully two years ago for construction of the 58-story Rainer Square tower in Seattle

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Provo, San Jose Top Annual Ranking Of Best-Performing Cities

Business Facilities

The Milken Institute's top 10 list of cities that are creating and sustaining jobs also includes San Francisco, Austin, Orlando, Raleigh, and Seattle. Read: Provo, San Jose Top Annual Ranking Of Best-Performing Cities at BusinessFacilities.com.

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San Jose’s new tallest building tops out

BD+C

At 28-stories, MIRO, a mixed-use residential project, is set to be the new tallest building in San Jose. The design features two towers with the same window wall and curtain wall systems and alternating balconies.

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Boston Properties plans 3-tower San Jose development

Construction Dive

Google's proposed mixed-use development in San Jose is said to have piqued Boston Properties' and other developers' interests in building nearby

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City Scoop, November 2021: San Jose

ENR Construction

Rich data from Dodge Data & Analytics

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Google driving San Jose, California, development boom

Construction Dive

The "Google Effect" has seen the city's plans for housing, retail and office projects explode to support as many as 20,000 employees working in or near downtown within the next decade or so

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San Jose affordable housing project will feature a mass timber frame

BD+C

McEvoy Apartments, a new 100% affordable housing development in San Jose, will comprise two 12-story towers over a podium, rooftop gardens, a courtyard, and generous gathering areas.

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McCarthy opening San Jose office

BD+C

SAN JOSE, CALIF., McCarthy”), the largest general contractor in California with Northern California offices in San Francisco and Sacramento, is opening a Silicon Valley office, effective May 15. 9, 2014 – McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. read more. Contractors

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California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Jose

ENR Construction

In San Jose, Calif.,

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California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Jose

ENR Construction

HNTB offers data on 2019 construction starts for billings in the San Jose area

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San Jose’s new building energy code is the most stringent among large cities

BD+C

San Jose recently passed a new building energy code with the goal of making zero-emission electric buildings the norm. As a result of the code, greenhouse gas emissions of new San Jose buildings will be cut by 90 The new code in nation’s tenth largest city is the strongest among large cities and can serve as a roadmap for local leaders across the nation.

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NOLA Tops Logistics List, San Jose Leading IT Hub In BF’s 2013 Metro Rankings Report

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

San Jose, CA, San Francisco and New Orleans took the top three places, respectively, in BF ‘s new Information Technology Employment Leaders metro ranking. The post NOLA Tops Logistics List, San Jose Leading IT Hub In BF’s 2013 Metro Rankings Report appeared first on Business Facilities. Southeast Anchorage Baltimore Business Facilities Economic Development GE Memphis New Orleans Newport News Panama Canal Philadelphia rankings San Francisco San Jose

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San Jose Approves Google’s Proposal for Multi-Billion Dollar, 80-Acre Campus

Pro Builder

San Jose Approves Google’s Proposal for Multi-Billion Dollar, 80-Acre Campus. The San Jose campus will feature 7.3 Together, we have created a foundation for an equitable and environmentally focused place that represents the best of San Jose and Google.”.

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California City Scoop: Construction Starts in San Jose

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts for billings in the San Jose area

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San Jose contractor pays $250K to settle labor trafficking suit

Construction Dive

Department of Labor alleged that 22 Full Power Properties workers were not paid and were held in captivity by one of the company's unlicensed subcontractors

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eBay’s San Jose headquarters has a new interactive hub and welcome center named Main Street

BD+C

eBay’s has received, what the company is calling, a new ‘front door’ for its San Jose headquarters, and oh, what a front door it is. Officially named Main Street, the addition to the San Jose campus is a 20,000-sf interactive hub and welcome center designed by ESI Design. The center is meant to exemplify eBay’s platform via large-scale, interactive displays and dynamic media installations

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McCarthy Building Companies Opens San Jose Office

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN FRANCISCO and SAN JOSE, Calif. -- McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Located in San Jose, the office will offer greater accessibility to McCarthy''s Peninsula and South Bay clients, such as Stanford University and the Irvine Company, and strategically position the company in one of the country''s fastest growing and most economically vibrant regions. is opening a Silicon Valley office, effective May 15.

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Workers allegedly held in captivity by construction subcontractor in San Jose pay theft case

BD+C

An unlicensed subcontractor hired by San Jose, California-based Full Power Properties allegedly held 22 workers in captivity and recently paid the workers for back wages, according to an announcement by the U.S. Department of Labor

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Sundt Celebrates Topping Out of New Student Housing Building at San Jose State University

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Sundt Construction, Inc. and San Jose State University held a topping-out ceremony recently for the new Campus Village Phase II complex located in the heart of the San Jose State University campus in San Jose, California. The event, which celebrated the topping out of the high-rise concrete structure, attracted hundreds of people from the university and local community. frontpage

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City Scoop: San Jose

ENR Construction

“We are seeing a game-changing rebirth,” Michelle Ney says

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San Jose State University Student Recreation and Aquatic Center: Sports/Entertainment

ENR Construction

The three-building, $111.6-million San Jose State University Student Recreation and Aquatic Center creates a central campus hub while establishing a benchmark for recreation facilities in the California State University system

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McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. adds Nicholas Sandersfeld as Director of Business Development to newly opened San Jose office

BD+C

Sandersfeld joins a growing team in McCarthy’s newly opened San Jose office. McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.’s s Northern Pacific Division welcomes Nicholas Sandersfeld as director of business development in Silicon Valley. With 10 years of construction experience in Santa Clara, Calif., read more. Facility Managers Building Team

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San Jose’s Zero Waste Energy Development Facility Turns to Central Concrete, Jos. J. Albanese

Construction Superintendent Magazine

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Central Concrete, along with Jos. Albanese, announced they developed several innovative concrete solutions to address the aggressive specifications required by the Zero Waste Energy Development Facility currently under construction in San Jose, Calif.

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Top 100 Most Innovative Cities Named

Business Facilities

Asia-Pacific Business Clusters/Corridors California Canada Central/South America Colorado Europe Featured Illinois International Massachusetts New York Oregon Pennsylvania Surveys & Research Texas United Kingdom (UK) Washington 2thinknow Boston los angeles Mexico City New York (NY) San Francisco San Jose Silicon Valley Site Selection Technology Tokyo Toronto World Innovation Cities IndexTokyo ranks #1 in World Innovation Cities Index ahead of London and Silicon Valley.

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Higher Education/Research Award of Merit: San Jose State University Campus Village

ENR Construction

Contractors completed San Jose State University’s 10-story dormitory and public spaces under budget and in time for the university’s fall 2016 semester

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Bay Area Cities Collaborate To Boost Regional Manufacturing

Business Facilities

The cities of San Francisco, San Jose, Fremont and Oakland in collaboration with nonprofit SFMade release results of the first-ever Bay Area State of Urban Manufacturing Report. Read Bay Area Cities Collaborate To Boost Regional Manufacturing on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Supermicro Expands Silicon Valley Manufacturing HQ

Business Facilities

The company’s design, engineering, manufacturing and service headquarters in San Jose, CA has been expanded with a 182,000-square-foot fuel cell powered, LEED certified manufacturing facility. Read Supermicro Expands Silicon Valley Manufacturing HQ on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Kiewit-Employed Pipefitter Dies on Calif. Wastewater Project Site

ENR Construction

Unidentified employee died from injuries sustained while removing large piping at the San Jose plant construction site on June 14

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Business Facilities’ 2018 Global Rankings Report

Business Facilities

Business Facilities' 2018 Global Rankings Report measures international locations’ progress on a range of factors, including cybersecurity, renewable energy, economic growth potential, global competitiveness, and beyond. Read: Business Facilities’ 2018 Global Rankings Report at BusinessFacilities.com.

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NextEV Opens North American HQ In California

Business Facilities

Advanced Manufacturing Automotive Business Clusters/Corridors California Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Research & Development Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Business Incentives California Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Go-Biz San Jose Site Selection Technology zero emission vehicles

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California High-Speed Rail Authority Approves $4B San Francisco Line

ENR Construction

Officials plan to reduce costs and impacts by sharing a commuter rail service corridor for the 43-mile section between San Jose and San Francisco.

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Pedal/Electric Vehicle Manufacturer Expands North Carolina Manufacturing, Opens West Coast Facility

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Organic Transit is also opening a San Jose manufacturing facility in partnership with Good Karma Bikes, a non-profit that trains homeless individuals to become bicycle mechanics. ” Cotter said the San Jose location will also be a base to make local deliveries of vehicles and act as a regional maintenance facility. Southeast Blog-Oct-2013 Durham ELF Kickstarter manufacturing San Jose Posted by Heidi Schwartz.

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Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

For example, while Dallas most exceeded job growth expectations, San Jose had the highest percentage among these 10 metros of total employment (3.7 San Jose, CA (3.7%). San Francisco, CA (1.o%). San Jose was second, followed by Orlando (2.4 Top 10: Metros Exceed Job Growth Expectations originally appeared on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The U.S.

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6 must reads for the AEC industry today: May 15, 2020

BD+C

KPF designs three-building San Jose office campus (BD+C) . The project will be adjacent to Google's planned eight million square foot transit village and Diridon Station

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CA cities settle lawsuits, clear way for billions in new development

Construction Dive

Lack of affordable housing and traffic congestion were at the heart of the disagreement between Santa Clara and San Jose

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Kiewit-led Joint Venture Secures $235M BART Silicon Valley Extension

ENR Construction

The Kiewit Shea Traylor (KST) joint venture wins the progressive-design build contract that will link the VTA and BART rail systems via a tunnel under downtown San Jose

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FTA issues decision for $4.7B California BART extension

Construction Dive

Officials can now begin the engineering phase and apply for federal funding for the six-mile line expansion into San Jose and Santa Clara

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FTA issues decision for $4.7B California BART extension project

Construction Dive

Officials can now begin the engineering phase and apply for federal funding for the six-mile line expansion into downtown San Jose and Santa Clara