Tag: major projects

Construction Processes, Legal

Report: Cuomo administration pushed bridge contractor to finish despite safety concerns

September 12, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

Contractors on major projects like the Cuomo Bridge can get caught between opposing political forces. These initiatives are often perceived as a sign of the ability — or inability — of elected officials to deliver major economic benefits to their […]


New York City transit officials promise to cut costs

June 25, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

The MTA has been under pressure since it was revealed that New York City has the most expensive subway construction costs in the world. For example, the price tag for the East Side Access tunnel, which will connect the Long […]

Construction Techniques

Advanced Methods Are Keys to Success

May 24, 2018

Via: ENR

Mechanical contractor J.C. Cannistraro has long focused on Lean Construction methods, high-tech tools, offsite construction and expansion of its services to give it a leg up in its market sector. The Watertown, Mass.-based mechanical contractor’s strong bottom line stems from […]