Tag: minnesota


A Living Building Challenge Renovation in Minnesota’s Northwoods

December 29, 2021

Via: gb&d magazine

How did a dormitory deep in Minnesota’s Northwoods become the first renovation project in the world to achieve Living Building Challenge (LBC) certification? When HGA’s integrated design and engineering team began working with Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center, the client’s […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Enbridge clears final regulatory hurdle for $2.6B Minnesota pipeline project

December 2, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

Union leaders lauded the news, saying it is well timed to provide good construction jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic and related unemployment. “Thousands of our friends and neighbors across Minnesota look forward to using their construction skills to protect our […]

Construction Techniques

Minnesota using drones to scan aging bridges

January 31, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the country has a $123 billion bridge-repair backlog. The American Road & Transportation Builders Association said 23% of bridges are functionally obsolete or structurally deficient, while the American Society of Civil Engineers gave […]