$1B New York NHL arena targets spring construction start

October 16, 2018

Oak View Group is also leading the $700 million KeyArena redevelopment project in Seattle. Oak View will be responsible for the cost of design, permitting and construction and must absorb cost overruns and liability for defects that might arise on […]

Weekly Toll: Workers die at gas stations, construction sites, bowling alleys, chicken processing plants, in rivers and falling off buildings

October 9, 2018


Boom truck hits power lines in Flagler, electrocuting 2 workers PALM COAST, Fla. – Two construction workers were electrocuted Monday in an industrial accident in Flagler County, sheriff’s officials said. The men died around 8:30 a.m. on Sebastian Court in […]

Gensler, in latest report, highlights where resilient design could make the greatest impact on the built environment

October 2, 2018

By the mid 21st Century, over three quarters of the world’s population could be living in urban areas. Relentless urbanization must reckon with the reality of climate change, which compels AEC firms and their clients to rethink the built environment […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

Want input into head protection standard?

October 11, 2018


If you manufacture head protection, use it on the job or work for a government agency that has a regulatory interest in it, you are invited to help evaluate a voluntary standard for industrial head protection. The International Safety Equipment […]

Construction Processes, Design, Interaction of Expertise

New era, new direction, same team, same goal

October 10, 2018

Via: BDCNetwork

Live!” Others are more unambiguous by title: “Design Innovation Report,” “Tech Report,” and “Great Solutions.” These editorial launches, combined with BD+C’s long-standing programs like the Giants 300 Report, are at the heart of an ongoing transformation of our editorial coverage […]

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

Fighting the Fatal Four: OSHA-Based Solutions to Construction’s Deadliest Hazards

October 10, 2018

Via: ConstructConnect

At first glance, the concept of the “fatal four” may sound like a scare tactic implemented by the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) to keep construction workers on their toes. However, these four hazards accounted for nearly 64% of […]