Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Bob Buckhorn, Mayor, Tampa, FL

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Bob Buckhorn, Mayor of Tampa, FL, discusses his city’s fast-growing job market, highly-ranked business tax structure, infrastructure improvements, and efforts to become a leader in STEM-oriented manufacturing. Read Snapshots: 60 Seconds with Bob Buckhorn, Mayor, Tampa, FL on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

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Granex Opens First U.S. Location In Tampa

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Granex, a manufacturer of granite and marble slab, recently chose Tampa, FL to establish its new headquarters and first location in the United States. location in Tampa,” said Granex CEO Raj Emandi. “We

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Southeast City Scoop: Construction Starts in Tampa

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Tampa Bay Region Should Experience a Rise of Nearly $1 Billion in New Contracts This Year

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A 50-acre waterfront redevelopment gets under way in Tampa

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BlueLine Associates Chooses Tampa For Global HQ

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Read BlueLine Associates Chooses Tampa For Global HQ on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The professional services firm will relocate its global headquarters from North Carolina, creating 150 new jobs. Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Florida BlueLine Associates Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion Hillsborough County relocation Site Selection

Ports & FTZs: Perfect Together

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Caribbean Featured Florida Indiana Industry Focus Logistics & Distribution Louisiana Magazine Highlights Minnesota New Jersey Ports & Free Trade Zones Transportation & Infrastructure BF-May/June-2017 Curaçao Foreign Trade Zones FTZ Mercer County Minnesota FTZs Port of South Louisiana Port Tampa Bay Ports Ports of IndianaThe nation’s ports are handling record amounts of shipping.

Johnson & Johnson To Create 500 Jobs in Tampa

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Global healthcare company Johnson & Johnson will open a new North American shared services headquarters in Tampa, FL and create 500 jobs over the next three years. Johnson & Johnson To Create 500 Jobs in Tampa appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Southeast blog-Sept-2015 Capital Investment Enterprise Florida florida headquarters Johnson & Johnson regional shared services TampaBusiness Facilities (BF) Magazine.

Bertram Yachts Picks Tampa For International HQ

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The yacht company's new Tampa, Florida headquarters facility will result in a $35M investment and 140 jobs. Read Bertram Yachts Picks Tampa For International HQ on Business Facilities - Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Music-Inspired Apartment Complex Completed in Tampa's Tempo District

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recently completed construction of Ella at Encore, an upscale, seven-story, 160-unit apartment complex for seniors in Tampa’s (Fla.) Hardin Construction Co. Tempo District near the city’s downtown.

Florida: A Warm Climate For Business Growth

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AFFORDABLE IN TAMPA BAY, HERNANDO COUNTY HAS IT ALL. Hernando County, located on the west coast of Florida in the highly-regarded Tampa Bay Region, offers the perfect blend of opportunity for business relocation, expansion and lifestyle. By the BF Staff.

Johnson & Johnson Celebrates New Florida Global Services Center

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The company’s new $23M North American shared services headquarters in Tampa houses more than 250 employees, another 250 professionals will be hired over the next three years. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Daily News Featured Florida Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Training / Skilled Workforce Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Hillsborough County Site Selection Tampa workforce

Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park in Tampa to undergo Skanska-led $35.6 million reconstruction project

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The 23-acre Julian B. Lane Riverfront Park is about to undergo a renovation and expansion project that will provide open green spaces for the community to congregate, dine, and experience outdoor concerts and events

ARS/Rescue Rooter is hosting National Hoopfest in Tampa

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On January 20th and 21st, the ARS/Rescue Rooter National Hoopfest will be hosted at Berkeley Preparatory High School. read more. Management

Florida: Jacksonville A Finalist For F-35 Squadron Base

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Aerospace & Defense Business Report Corporate Headquarters Featured Florida Food Processing Magazine Highlights BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Enterprise Florida Expansion F-35 Jacksonville Manufacturing Site Selection TampaSelection of Florida’s National Guard to host the new Joint Strike Fighters could have an annual economic impact of $100 million for the region.

Skanska Renovates, Expands Tampa International Airport

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Skanska has signed a supplemental contract to renovate and expand the Tampa International Airport Main Terminal building in Tampa, Florida. The contract is worth $60 million. When completed, the project will add roughly 53,800 square feet to the terminal’s third-floor transfer level, with nearly 15,070 square feet of indoor public seating and large outdoor terraces. frontpage

Judge Denies Tampa Bay Water a New Trial Against HDR | ENR.

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Judge Denies Tampa Bay Water a New Trial Against HDR. The federal judge who oversaw the Tampa Bay Water v. Photo courtesy Tampa Bay Water. Tampa Bay Water sued HDR Engineering over cracks at its reservoir in Lithia, Fla. Jury Verdict for HDR Delivers Setback for Tampa Bay Water. -- Advertising --. In September 2011, Tampa Bay Water announced it had accepted a $30-million, mediator-initiated settlement with HDR. subscribe. free e-newsletter. advertise.

'Robust' Rebuild Designed to Deliver Reservoir 2.0

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Design-builder Kiewit-Gannett Fleming leaves nothing to chance as it renovates Tampa Bay Water’s cracking reservoir. Infrastructure

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The Future of Florida’s Water System

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The Florida Council for Public-Private Partnerships (FCP3) is holding its spring conference on May 19 and 20 at the Marriott Tampa Bay Waterside. Presentations and discussions will provide new perspectives on P3 benefits. On May. All Integrated Delivery Our Industry

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Demand for Skilled Workers Grows, Program Trains Women in Construction

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The Women Building Futures program is a free 10-week program that trains women to work in the construction industry, reports the Tampa Bay Times. The goal of the program is to help women who are unemployed or underemployed to find long-term jobs that offer pay above minimum wage

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Dozer Operator Strikes & Kills Worker

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The driver was not injured and taken to Tampa General Hospital for precautionary reasons, according to Bay News 9. A 27-year-old construction worker was killed when he was struck and killed by a crawler dozer at an apartment building job site in St. Petersburg, Fla., reports Bay News 9.

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Tampa International Airport to Receive a Makeover

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Tampa International Airport is about to see a major facelift come Dec. 2, according to The Tampa Tribune. The airport’s first floor of the terminal on the east end of baggage claim will be the first location to have work done.

How Does Streetcar Performance Compare In Five U.S. Cities?

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A new report looks at what lessons can be learned from analyzing the streetcar performance in Little Rock, Memphis, Portland, Seattle and Tampa. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Air Masters of Tampa Bay Wins Tampa Tribune’s Best of Tampa award

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Air Masters of Tampa Bay, longtime provider of air conditioning and heating service to the Tampa Bay area, has won “2012’s Best of Tampa Bay for Air Conditioning and Heating Sales & Service” by the readers of the Tampa Tribune for the third year running.

Tampa Bay Water's Cracked Reservoir Rebuilt and Ready for Refilling

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As $129-million renovation nears completion, water supplier hopes to start refilling its 15.5-billion-gallon reservoir this summer. Infrastructure

Bruce Nickens joins Comprehensive Energy Services, Inc. as Operations Manager

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as Operations Manager in its Tampa office. Bruce Nickens joined Orlando-based Comprehensive Energy Services, Inc. read more. Management

Stevens Construction Begins Renovations at Florida Hospital Tampa

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Stevens Construction has started construction of a complex, multi-phase revitalization of Florida Hospital Tampa, announced Mark Stevens, company president. FORT MYERS, Fla.– The master project includes both interior and exterior updates to the building.

Tampa Commercial Property Summit Scheduled for October 6th.

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Packing and Leaving

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Meanwhile, in Tampa, FL, new regulations posted by the federal Food and Drug Administration are threatening to shut down the last remaining cigar factory in what has been known for more than a century as Cigar City.

Zika Driving Mosquito Treatment Sales

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Tampa, FL-area lawn care and pest control contractors are seeing uptick in business

CB&H Seminar: Unclaimed Property (Tampa, Charlotte, Raleigh.

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Tampa Bay Water Rolls the Dice and Loses ? Construction Knowledge

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FIS Expansion To Create 250 Jobs in Jacksonville

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Tampa Bay companies make a strong showing on UF’s Gator100. Financial services technology company FIS is expanding in Jacksonville, FL creating 250 jobs in the process. The expansion will generate a capital investment of over $2 million in the local community.

NoteVault extends daily reporting reach

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NoteVault appears to be only marketed in the US (the company has further offices in Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Seattle and Tampa), though customers include some international names such as Aecom, URS and Atkins.

Business Facilities LiveXchange To Kick Off This Weekend

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Hernando County Florida & Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport.

Location Focus: Florida – Rebounded And Ready

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Located on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida, Cape Coral is the largest city between Tampa and Miami. The Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport and Technology Center is home to more than 120 high tech manufacturers and distributors. Petersburg College and University of Tampa.

Florida: A Million Miles For A Million Jobs In The Sunshine State

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This is the company’s sixth location in the Sunshine State, joining existing operations in Jacksonville, Daytona Beach, Orlando, Tampa Bay and Fort Lauderdale. By Ed Felton From the January/February 2016 Issue.

Colliers International Predicts Moderate Growth For The Global Economy In 2014

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as Charlotte, Tampa, Indianapolis and Memphis.” This contributed column is sponsored by Business Facilities LiveXchange. Posted by Heidi Schwartz.