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Construction Processes, Financial, Uncategorized

NY Gov. Cuomo introduces $275B infrastructure plan

January 23, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

The $175 billion plan includes: $87 billion for surface transportation, including bridges and tunnels $35 billion for environmental facilities and parks $11 billion for economic and community development projects $9 billion for affordable, high-quality housing $19 billion for school construction […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Austin, Texas, program requires contractors, developers to pay for employee parking

January 23, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

A new pilot project designed to curb parking issues near construction sites in downtown Austin, Texas, will require general contractors to arrange and pay for off-street parking for their employees. Implemented Jan. 2, the two-year Downtown Construction Workers Parking Pilot […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

Mortenson: Roof issues won’t delay $1.9B Allegiant Stadium opening

January 17, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

Despite recent news reports that the completion date of Las Vegas’ new NFL stadium is in jeopardy due to issues with its roof installation, one of the project’s top construction managers said it is still on track for its scheduled […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Billions Will Be Spent on Public School Campus Projects in Coming Months

January 16, 2020

Via: ConstructConnect

Public school campuses are always busy places, but in about five months many of them will experience a different kind of activity. That’s because numerous school districts will launch major construction projects in the few summer months when students are […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Legal

Report: White House planning to divert additional $7.2B of military funds to border wall

January 15, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

There has already been reported pushback from lawmakers, both Republican and Democrat, about reallocating military funds again, with some expressing disdain at the administration’s attempts to divert Congressional funding after the fact. In order to make whole the Defense Department’s […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Interaction of Expertise

3 Tips For Attaining Project Financial Control In The Construction Industry

January 10, 2020

Via: ENR

Project financial control involves more than summing historic values, it needs the controller to map the consequences of potential events and adjust the sliders to influence the outcomes. Like a DJ dropping the next track, the controller should drive the […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Atlanta transit authority approves $27B regional plan

December 17, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

The ATL’s 10 districts encompass 13 metro Atlanta counties, and the agency was charged by the Georgia General Assembly in 2018 with regularly developing six- and 20-year regional transit plans that incorporate existing and future transit facilities and services. This […]


Construction Processes, Design, Financial, Sustainability

Skanska’s Empire State renovation takes construction to another level

December 16, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Extreme heights, exacting materials and harsh winter weather were just a few of the challenges facing Skanska USA’s recent renovation of the observation deck on one of the world’s most iconic buildings. Adding to the constraints, the renovation of the […]


Construction Processes, Financial, Legal

Federal judge blocks Trump from using $3.6B of military funds for border wall

December 12, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Briones also wrote in his opinion that the plaintiffs “demonstrated irreparable harm, the inability of traditional remedies at law to rectify that harm and that the balance of the equities and public interest weigh in their favor.” The Trump administration […]


Construction Processes, Financial

The right funding mechanism can help move your project forward

December 9, 2019

Via: BDCNetwork

Funding mechanisms like New Markets Tax Credits, Low Income Housing Tax Credits, and Historic Tax Credits are familiar tools to many—but not all— of our clients. Don’t make the mistake of assuming these mechanisms don’t apply to your organization. They […]