Tag: corporate news


Granite reports higher profits but stumbles on accounting again

February 17, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

The firm’s backlog measured $4.5 billion at the end of 2022, a $475 million, 11.8% increase from a year earlier. That amount included $1.7 billion, a company record, from the firm’s California group. In Granite’s home state, the firm said […]


Biden touts vaccine mandate at Clayco jobsite visit

October 11, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

Following the Biden administration’s announcement on Sept. 9 that a federal vaccine mandate would go into effect, the president has been touting its effectiveness and encouraging the shot. Biden said that his administration’s mandate, along with the provision that federal […]

Construction Techniques

10 construction Twitter accounts to follow right now

March 14, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

Whoever said the construction industry can’t be social media savvy? We brought you our first list of 10 Twitter accounts to follow last year. However, there are dozens of quality accounts out there, so we’re offering an update this year […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Startup zlien nabs $5M investment for ‘fair construction payment ecosystem’

March 10, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

Also active in this latest funding round is previous investor Brick & Mortar Ventures, which led the company’s $1.3 million investment round in March. Brick & Mortar head Darren Bechtel said that the “construction payment process is too messy” and […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Construction crews break ground on $250M Los Angeles Football Club stadium

November 18, 2016

Via: Construction Dive

In May, the team announced that it had chosen PCL Construction as the general contractor for construction of the Gensler-designed stadium, which will feature a soccer museum, office and conference space, restaurants, retail and a semi-transparent canopy. At the time […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Los Angeles Rams select Turner/Hunt JV to build $2.5B stadium

July 18, 2016

Via: Construction Dive

The Turner-Hunt team beat out competitors including Tutor Perini and a Skanska-Webcor JV during the selection process, according to NBC News. AECOM and Turner have extensive experience in the sports world. Combined, they have built 17 NFL stadiums and renovated […]

Construction Processes, Design

Skanska USA wins $398M Pensacola Bay Bridge contract

July 13, 2016

Via: Construction Dive

According to the FDOT, the other contractors who submitted bids have 72 hours to dispute the selection committee’s decision. After that period has expired, the agency will make the bridge design public and then officially award Skanska the project on […]