Tag: Alabama


Building Alabama’s Biotech Research Hub

August 30, 2022

Via: ENR

Research and entrepreneurship are leading to a biotech boom in North Alabama, where the rapidly growing HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology is constructing new facilities for cutting-edge research in genomics and plant science. In two new buildings—a greenhouse and research facility—nonprofit […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Alabama to use COVID-19 relief to help construct $1.3B worth of prisons

October 6, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

At the crux of the issue is widespread violence in Alabama prisons. On Dec. 9, 2020, the Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the state of Alabama for what it called “unconstitutional conditions” in the prison system, such as […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Alabama to Use $400M in COVID-19 Relief Funds for $1.3B Prison Construction Program

October 4, 2021

Via: ENR

Alabama officials have approved a plan to fund $1.3 billion in prison construction and renovations using COVID-19 relief money from the American Rescue Plan, among other sources. The state plans to build a pair of 4,000-bed “megaprisons” for men, to […]

Construction Processes, Design, Financial

Pulse: Project News for the Week of July 2, 2018

June 26, 2018

Via: ENR

Alabama The Alabama Dept. of Transportation is planning to construct additional lanes along a 4.8-mile section of Interstate 59 in Tuscaloosa, from south of County Road 1900 (Black Warrior Parkway) interchange to State Route 6/U.S. 82. The project is valued […]