Construction Jobs Growing in Texas & Louisiana

ProCore

Texas and Louisiana both delivered strong construction job growth at the close of 2015. Texas recently ranked 2nd in the US in job creation, with construction jobs posting the biggest gain since 2005. construction jobs Louisiana construction texas construction

State of the Year: Texas

Business Facilities Blog

Read State of the Year: Texas on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The Lone Star State reaffirms its dominance as the most dynamic state economy in the U.S.,

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Oil & Gas Dominates Texas & Louisiana Construction

ProCore

Construction in Texas and Louisiana includes all the typical sectors, but with today’s low cost natural gas, it’s the petrochemical sector that sets it off from other regions. Much of that manufacturing capacity is getting installed in Texas and Louisiana.

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Texas Is Tops In Talent Attraction

Business Facilities Blog

Read Texas Is Tops In Talent Attraction on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Featured Location Focus Magazine Highlights Texas Workforce Development Austin Cedar Hill Collin County Defense Innovation Unit Experimental Harris County Montgomery County TEDC Texas Economic Development Corporation Tomball Travis County

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries HQ Moving To Texas

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

headquarters from New York to Texas. Texas is home to around 1,200 MHI Group employees and we are honored that they have chosen Houston for their new U.S. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Texas. Considering Texas for your company’s relocation or expansion project?

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Texas Expands Economic Ties with Taiwan, Belgium

Business Facilities Blog

Read Texas Expands Economic Ties with Taiwan, Belgium on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Aerospace & Defense Asia-Pacific Business Report Capital Investment Europe Featured Foreign Direct Investment Magazine Highlights Taxes & Incentives Texas Workforce Development Belgium BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Business Incentives Employment Manufacturing San Marcos Site Selection Taiwan Texas Economic Development Corporation

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Location Focus: Texas – Big and Getting Bigger

Business Facilities Blog

Location Focus: Texas – Big and Getting Bigger appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Location Articles By Topic Back Office, IT, And Call Centers Featured Post Incentives Location Focus Magazine Quality Of Life Research And Development Texas Transportation Infrastructure U.S. Southwest Applied Optoelectronics BF-Sept/Oct-2014 Emerging Technology Fund Marble Falls Nalco Champion Sugar Land taxes TEF Texas Enterprise Fund

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Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: ACE Mentor Program

ENR Construction

Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/texas-louisiana/photos

Texas Named Business Facilities’ State Of The Year

Business Facilities Blog

Read Texas Named Business Facilities’ State Of The Year on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. The Lone Star State wins BF's top annual honor for the third time.

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ENR Texas & Louisiana Names 2017 Contractor of the Year

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana has selected Manhattan Construction Group as its 2017 Contractor of the Year

ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Excellence in Safety Winners

ENR Construction

This year, ENR Texas & Louisiana is singling out eight projects for their outstanding safety records and job-site procedures

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Sneak Peak at ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Top Contractors

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana's annual Top Contractors ranking will be published in the Aug. 7/14 issue

Restructured Texas Toll Road Emerges From Chapter 11

ENR Construction

A bankrupt Texas toll road has new financing and new management

Winners Announced in ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Best Projects Contest

ENR Construction

A jury of six industry experts has completed its review of 108 entries in ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Best Projects competition. Jurors have recognized 37 projects across 17 categories as the region's best

Texas Is Business Facilities’ 2012 State Of The Year

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Texas , a perennial front-runner for Business Facilities’ State of the Year designation, has reclaimed its position at the top of our annual list. Even alternative energy has been given a big “Howdy” in the home of Big Oil—Texas is a national leader in wind power.

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GlaxoSmithKline, Texas A&M To Establish Flu Vaccine Facility In Texas

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) and The Texas A&M University System have announced that the U.S. The post GlaxoSmithKline, Texas A&M To Establish Flu Vaccine Facility In Texas appeared first on Business Facilities.

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OSHA Fines Texas Trenchers $121K

Construction Equipment

As part of the agency's aggresive emphasis on trench and excavation safety, two contractors working on a untility project on Colorado Street in Austin, Texas have been fined for willful and serious violations of OSHA's trench safety regulations

Grainger Expands In Texas

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

million capital investment in Texas. Grainger has been in Texas since 1934, so we know the state provides a talented workforce and vibrant business community,” said Grainger Chairman, President and CEO Jim Ryan. Grainger has more than 40 locations in Texas, including two in San Antonio.

Texas & Louisiana Snapshot: South Oak Cliff Blue Line Extension (SOC-3)

ENR Construction

Photographs chosen by our editors from submissions to ENR.com/texas-louisiana/photos

Texas Child Labor Law Poster Update

The Safety Blog

The Safety Services Company Texas Child Labor Law Poster was updated on July 18, 2014 to include an update to the 2013 version that adds two more prohibited occupations for 14- and 15-year-olds. General Industry Labor Law Posters Child Labor Law Texas

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ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2017 Design Firm of the Year

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana has selected Kimley-Horn as its 2017 Design Firm of the Year

Amazon to Build 1 Million MWh Windfarm in Texas

Construction Equipment

Amazon today announced “Amazon Wind Farm Texas,” a new 253-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Scurry County, Texas, that will generate 1,000,000 megawatt hours (MWh) of wind energy annually – enough energy to power almost 90,000 U.S.

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Preview: Texas & Louisiana's Top Specialty Contractors

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana's December 12 print edition will feature the region's annual list of Top Specialty Contractors. You'll see these firms ranked by revenue, include rankings of these firms by state and sector

Announcing ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2016 Best Project Winners

ENR Construction

After weeks of review, judging has finally wrapped up for ENR Texas & Louisiana’s 2016 Best Projects competition

Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories

Business Facilities Blog

Business Facilities’ 11th Annual Rankings Report: Texas, Utah Top Flagship Business, Economic Categories appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Articles By Location Cover Story Featured Post In The News Magazine Magazine Highlights Recent Issues Texas U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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NTT DATA Moving Into New Texas North American HQ

Business Facilities Blog

The IT services provider will create 6,377 new jobs and invest more than $28 million in Plano with help from the Texas Enterprise Fund. Read: NTT DATA Moving Into New Texas North American HQ. Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Taxes & Incentives Texas Business Incentives Economic Development Employment IT NTT DATA Services Site Selection Technology Texas Economic Development Corporation Texas Enterprise Fund

Tax Break Clears Way for $10 Billion Texas Petrochemical Plant

Construction Equipment

SABIC) were given more than $460 million in tax breaks by the San Patricio County Commissioners on Monday, clearing the way for the two companies to begin construction on a $10 billion petrochemical complex north of Corpus Christi, Texas. Exxon Mobil and Saudi Basic Industries Corp.,

Texas and Louisiana's 2017 Top Young Professionals Selected

ENR Construction

After weeks of review, an independent panel of judges has selected ENR Texas & Louisiana’s Top Young Professionals for 2017

State Focus: Texas Diversity

Business Facilities Blog

Texas is a magnet for business and individuals for a reason—rather, for many reasons, one of which is the tax climate. State Focus: Texas Diversity appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

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Everything is bigger in Texas - Even Reductions in Carbon Emissions

Collaborative Construction

How can Texas reduce it''s carbon emissions more than Europe, California and others? So Texas, which produced over 50% of the jobs created during the recession, knocks the green task of reducing carbon emissions out of the park? Texas is doing its best to prove them wrong.

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Texas & Louisiana City Scoop: Construction Starts in Houston

ENR Construction

Dodge offers data on 2017 construction starts in the greater Houston area

Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas

Business Facilities Blog

Hudson Products Relocating Manufacturing Operation To Texas. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Texas Business Incentives Economic Development Employment Fort Bend County Hudson Products relocation Site Selection Texas Enterprise FundThe HVAC equipment maker will move the operation to its Rosenberg, TX headquarters, investing $6M and creating 150 jobs.

FEATURE STORY: State of the Year – Texas

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Texas is our 2012 State of the Year because it without a doubt has the most dynamic economy of any state in the nation,” Business Facilities Editor in Chief Jack Rogers said. TEXAS TWO-STEP: BEATING THE RECESSION, BOUNCING BACK. Texas was the first state in U.S.

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Texas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Washington, UtahShine in BF’s 9th Annual State Rankings Report

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

According to BF Editor in Chief Jack Rogers, several states—including Texas, Louisiana, North Dakota, Washington and Utah—deserve a shout-out for their overall performance in the magazine’s 2013 state rankings. “The results from our most recent rankings had us tempted to restructure our annual evaluation of the states into a new configuration: Texas and everybody else,” Rogers said. Texas was the first state in U.S.

Shipping Container Apartment Complex Goes up in Texas

Jetson Green

Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Shipping Container Apartment Complex Going up in Texas. Development Strategies, Inc and Alamo Architects, of Austin, TX, are the two firms behind the shipping container apartment complex, which was recently completed in Encinal, TX.

Amazon Announces Three Fulfillment Centers in Texas

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Amazon has announced plans to open three new fulfillment centers in the state of Texas, creating more than 1,000 jobs. We appreciate the state and local elected officials who have helped us make this exciting investment in the state of Texas.”. “We’re Amazon.’s

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Texas: Tri-Agency Workforce?Initiative Aims To Meet 21st Century Job Needs

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

Understanding the needs of job creators is paramount to ensuring that Texas remains the top state for business expansion and relocation,” said Gov. A Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) grant offer of $9.75 Texas: Tri-Agency Workforce Initiative Aims To Meet 21st Century Job Needs.