Washington, D.C. (Oct. 30, 2019)—The United States Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced the recipients of its 2019 Leadership Awards, an annual recognition of the outstanding individuals and organizations at the forefront of the green building community.
London, England (Oct. 31, 2019)—Total construction and real estate industry merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in September 2019 worth $13.52 billion were announced globally, according to GlobalData’s deals database.
New York, New York (Oct.
Atlanta, Georgia (Oct. 29, 2019)—Takeuchi-US, compact equipment innovator, held a ground-breaking ceremony Friday, October 11, for a new training facility set to open spring 2020.
Tallahassee, Florida (AP) (Oct. 29, 2019)—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis urged lawmakers Tuesday to pass legislation that would require employers to use a federally operated electronic database to verify the immigration status of workers.
Portland, Oregon (Oct. 29, 2019)—Thursday, October 24, the Metro Council adopted a policy framework that lays the foundation for creating career pathways in construction for women and people of color in greater Portland.
Grand Rapids, Minnesota (Oct.
Washington, D.C. (Oct. 28, 2019)—At Department of Homeland Security (DHS) headquarters in Washington, D.C., Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin K.
Findings from investigations in two different construction tragedies were recently announced: Miami’s Florida International University bridge collapse and the Seattle, Washington, crane collapse.
Scottsdale, Arizona (Oct. 29, 2019)—Restoration Builders Inc. announced today that it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire Mile High Restoration Inc. DBA Sorensen Roofing and Exteriors G.C., headquartered in Greeley, Colorado.
Monroe, Washington (Oct. 29, 2019)—Aquajet Systems AB, a manufacturer of hydrodemolition machines, has announced Keith Armishaw as a its first North American business development manager.
New York, New York (Oct 25, 2019)—To accommodate continuing record passenger growth at the Port Authority’s three major airports, the Board of Commissioners moved aggressively forward to invest approximately $4.5 billion in critical transportation projects to rebuild legacy airpo
Hartford, Connecticut (Oct. 27, 2019) (AP)—Work at dozens of constructions sites across Connecticut will be suspended in the coming days to draw attention to the problem of opioid abuse in the construction industry.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Oct.
Washington, D.C. (Oct. 22, 2019)—The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) determined, during a public board meeting, that load and capacity calculation errors made by FIGG Bridge Engineers Inc.
Washington, D.C. (Oct. 23, 2019)—While architecture billings moderated in September, design activity shows signs of remaining sluggish at United States architecture firms, according to a new report released today from the American Institute of Architects (AIA).
Washington, D.C. (Oct. 22, 2019)—Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) has announced its 2019 class of LEED Fellows, an annual recognition of outstanding Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) professionals—the most prestigious credential awarded by GBCI.