Southwest City Scoop: Construction Starts in Tucson

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A look inside the Tucson, Arizona construction market

ADOT Partners With Tucson-Area Tribe On Construction Academy

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After completing a series of weekend courses, participants in the Pascua Yaqui Reservation Tribal Employment Rights Organization Construction Academy are now qualified to work on road projects on the reservation, located in the southwest Tucson area

Caterpillar's Cuts Touch Tucson Proving Grounds

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Caterpillar's global cost-cutting efforts have hit its Tucson-area Tinaja Hills proving ground

Banner Health Arizona Is ENR Southwest 2017 Owner of the Year

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State’s largest employer is building a new medical center in Tucson and a new patient tower in Phoenix

Firms Creating New Models for Student Internships

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When student intern Ana Padilla left her job with Sundt Construction in Tucson, Ariz., this past summer, she received plenty of hugs and well-wishes from her colleagues on the Interstate 10-Ina Road interchange project

Collaborative Construction Blog: Fast & Furious = Watergate with.

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I presented in Tucson, Arizona two years ago and got an ear full from a few friends about gun running, drug trafficking and, worst of all, human trafficking. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Collaborative Construction Blog. Collaborative Construction Resources, LLC helps owners craft IPD procurement strategies that enable them to acquire BIM enabled infrastructure from integrated teams and helps those teams craft, negotiate and implement integrated agreements.

FEATURE STORY: 2013 Economic Development Awards

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Buffalo Niagara Enterprise; Upstate SC Alliance; Tucson (AZ) Regional Economic Opportunities. Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities, Inc. TREO) was formed in 2005 to serve as the lead economic development agency for the greater Tucson, AZ area and its surrounding regional partners.

Caterpillar Demos Mining Technology

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The Caterpillar Mining Technology Group is currently hosting trade journalists from across the globe at its Tucson, Ariz.,

Higher Education/Research Award of Merit - University of Arizona Environment and Natural Resources Phase II

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The five-story University of Arizona Environment and Natural Resources Phase II, in Tucson, houses five different departments and a classroom

City Scoop: Tucson

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Overall Spending Expected to Rise 3%, About Half the Rate Posted Last Year. Sharp drop in residential will be more than offset by strength in public works and commercial activity

Cat Gets OK for Tucson Mining Division Headquarters Start

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The Rio Nuevo Board which oversees a voter-approved development district to bring jobs and investments to Tucson has authorized the finalization of a lease deal with Caterpillar's Surface Mining & Technologies Division and approved Sundt Construction's start on Cat's new headquarters.

Arizona Sales Tax Prime Contracting Examples for 2015: How to Receive Automatic Updates

Carol Hagen

December 10, 2014 11:30-1:30pm Arizona Builders Alliance Office (Tucson). December 11, 2014, 11:55 AM – 1:30 PM (Tucson) RSVP through the CFMA. Location: Sir Veza’s (Tucson Mall).

Caterpillar's Doug Oberhelman Receives ARTBA’s Highest Honor

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6 during the association’s national convention, held in Tucson, Arizona Doug Oberhelman, chairman and chief executive officer of Peoria, Illinois-based Caterpillar Inc., is the sole recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) highest honor—the “ARTBA Award.” It was presented to Oberhelman Oct.

Net Zero Is All About the Building Envelope

Jetson Green

The green building expert John Wesley Miller, working with the company Green Builder Media recently completed the latest innovative project in the Vision House Series, namely the Vision House Tucson. This home is located in the Armory Park del Sol neighborhood of Tucson, AZ.

Tucson ignores ADA, building code on city-owned property

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The city of Tucson, Ariz., takes a firm position when it comes to violations of its building code or the Americans with Disabilities Act unless the violator is the city of Tucson.

The Sunny Plumber Launches in Phoenix and Tucson

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Ken Goodrich, principal investor of Phoenix Peach LLC, a Nevada-based holding company, announced that the company has launched The Sunny Plumber, a new plumbing company that will serve customers in both the Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz. Investor Group purchases assets of Rescue Rooter in Arizona, saving more than 100 jobs.

Database Aims to Remove Code Barriers to Sustainability

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Search results for Tucson Based Landscaper Wins Subcontractor.

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Amazonia, USA

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Not since the Powerball jackpot topped $750 million have we seen so many people with dollar signs in their eyes lining up for their slim chance to win the big prize.

Green building consultant's top ten megatrends for 2013

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TUCSON, ARIZ. Jerry Yudelson predicts the top green building trends in the year ahead. — Green building and sustainability consultant Jerry Yudelson releases his annual list of “Top 10 Megatrends” for the green building industry. Yudelson said, “It looks like a good year ahead for the green building industry.

Ascensus To Open New Office In Arizona

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The retirement and college savings services provider chose a new location in Tucson's UA Tech Park to help enhance its services in the Pacific Time Zone. Read Ascensus To Open New Office In Arizona on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions.

Centene Opens Service Center In Arizona

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Southwest Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Arizona Commerce Authority Blog-Dec-2014 Tucson The facility will serve as a member and provider call center for Centene''s Arizona-based Bridgeway Health Solutions and other health plans across the country.

Centene Opens Service Center In Arizona

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Southwest Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Arizona Commerce Authority Blog-Dec-2014 Tucson Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. The facility will serve as a member and provider call center for Centene''s Arizona-based Bridgeway Health Solutions and other health plans across the country.

Off-The-Grid Bunker-Like Vacation Home

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Keeping this vacation home secure while unoccupied was one of the main concerns when designing it, and the architecture firm Dust of Tucson, Arizona did a great job on it, making it both secure and highly sustainable at the same time.

Centene Opens Service Center In Arizona

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Southwest Workforce Training/Skilled Workforce Arizona Commerce Authority Blog-Dec-2014 Tucson The facility will serve as a member and provider call center for Centene''s Arizona-based Bridgeway Health Solutions and other health plans across the country.

Manufacturing Merit: HomeGoods Distribution Center

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Located in Tucson, the Home Goods center sits on 109 acres and features a 900,000-sq-ft, concrete tilt-up distribution structure in a “three-buildings-in-one” layout

Cultural/Worship Best Project - Vail Christain Church

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The 20,000-sq-ft first phase in the four-phase master plan for Vail Christian Church in Tucson includes a multipurpose room, outdoor amphitheater, classrooms and baptismal area

Agero To Open State-Of-The-Art Call Center In Tri-Cities, TN

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Agero currently operates five regional facilities in Clarksville, TN; Medford, MA; Sebring, FL; Tucson, AZ; and Sault Ste. Agero, Inc.,

The Weitz Company Selected as Contractor for Hacienda at the River

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Weitz Company was chosen to build the Hacienda at the River project for Watermark Retirement Communities, Inc., along with The Freshwater Group. The project will include a 70,000-square foot, two-story healthcare center offering short term, long term and hospice care. Also included are 62 residences, offering assisted living and memory care, spread over a village of 41,000 square feet of the single-story homes.

FEATURE STORY: High-Tech Hubs Are Moving To Their Markets

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Some of the locations already are well-known for developing the next generation of technologies, such as Austin, home to Dell, Apple, Facebook and Google, and Tucson, with its hotbed of solar technology innovation. Tucson is the Sun King.

FEATURE STORY: Semiconductor HUBS – Macro Growth from Micro Chips

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A bulk of the semiconductor activity takes place in Chandler, the southernmost city in metropolitan Phoenix and fourth largest city in Arizona, and Tucson, located about one hour southeast of Chandler. Inside a state-of-the-art cleanroom at CNSE’s Albany NanoTech Complex. By Jenny Vickers.

State Focus – Utah: Consistently Excellent

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A recent study found that Salt Lake pays secondary-school teachers more than the national average and more than nine of 12 other Western metropolitan statistical areas—including $17,000 more on average than Tucson and $8,000 more than Austin, TX.

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ADOT Partners With Tribe On Construction Academy

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After completing a series of weekend courses, participants in the Pascua Yaqui Reservation Tribal Employment Rights Organization Construction Academy are now qualified to work on road projects on the reservation, located in the southwest Tucson area

Water efficiency, public health drive IPC growth in Arizona

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Tucson is the most recent Arizona jurisdiction to switch its plumbing code to the International Plumbing Code. read more. Plumbing

Good works result in Challenger Space Center job for Arizona Green Plumber

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John Smith, the Arizona Green Plumber who operates Rooter 2000 Plumbing in Phoenix and Tucson, has once again found that philanthropy can pay off. read more. Green Management

Green building consultant’s top ten megatrends for 2013

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TUCSON, ARIZ. Jerry Yudelson predicts the top green building trends in the year ahead. — Green building and sustainability consultant Jerry Yudelson releases his annual list of “Top 10 Megatrends” for the green building industry. Yudelson said, “It looks like a good year ahead for the green building industry.

National Craft Assessment & Certification Program Wins Award

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11-13 in Tucson, Ariz. ALACHUA, Fla. -- NCCER was honored with the Construction Users Roundtable Workforce Development Award for its National Craft Assessment & Certification Program at the 2013 CURT National Conference held Nov. CURT is comprised of leading construction and engineering corporations across the United States and the world who are dedicated to the promotion of cost-effective construction methods.