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Reef-builders with a sense of harmony

Cold-water corals of the species Lophelia pertusa are able to fuse skeletons of genetically distinct individuals. Scientists have made the first-ever discovery of branches of different colors that had flawlessly merged. The ability to fuse supports the reef stability and thus contributes to the success of corals as reef-builders of the deep sea.

Member Benefits Selected to Launch Private Health Insurance Exchange for Florida Home Builders Association

Member Benefits, a national leader in private health exchange and benefits provider for association programs, announced that it has been selected as the exclusive, endorsed provider of a private health insurance exchange for members of the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA). (PRWeb October 31, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12288196.htm

Builders down tools over $180k pay dispute

Figures out this week show the construction sector is anticipating a $100 billion boom over the next three years.

Push to raise skills, productivity in construction sector

AFTER years of watching the construction industry falter on productivity, the Government has decided to introduce some tough love to get it up to speed. Firms in this sector will soon need to have a minimum percentage of higher-skilled workers on their payrolls, said Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam yesterday. He did so while acknowledging the patchy report card on productivity, ever ...

Norwich energy-sipping home a Showcase

Connecticut's Showcase Home is open to the public Saturday and Sunday in Norwich.

Cement prices down; construction materials prices stable -- DTI

Dimagiba said cement prices decreased by Php10.00 to Php15.00 per 40-kilogram bag. This means retail price of cement in the market should peg at Php215.00 to Php220.00, according to Dimagiba.

Home builder indicted, warrant issued

Prosecutors say investigations in multiple counties continue into the business practices of the former president of Albany's Home Builders Association. 55-year-old Jack Daniel Garrett is indicted on four charges of residential mortgage fraud and false swearing.

Trends Bode Well For A Building Boost

The market for nonresidential construction in the U.S. may be heading for a sharp improvement over the next year based on trends ranging from architectural billings to steel demand, even though recent ...

Some Builders Like New Mortgage Rules, But Toll Calls Them “Dumb”

Some home builders are heralding federal regulators’ move this week to ease mortgage-qualification standards as a key to reviving the entry-level market but at least one is panning it as a return to dangerous lending.

Some Builders Like New Mortgage Rules, But Toll Calls Them “Dumb”

Some home builders are heralding federal regulators’ move this week to ease mortgage-qualification standards as a key to reviving the entry-level market but at least one is panning it as a return to dangerous lending.

Project Insight - Commercial and Institutional Buildings Projects in Europe

    NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsis The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights based on over 2,600 projects tracked by Timetric's Construction Intelligence ...

More houses, less offices tipped

Commercial and non-residential construction in Canterbury in the next five years may be $5 billion less than was thought a year ago.

Construction Materials Supply Company Chooses TAB Bank for a $500 Thousand Revolving Credit Facility

A construction materials supply company in the Southwest has chosen TAB Bank for a $500 thousand revolving credit facility. The company specializes in producing and supplying gravel, sand, concrete, asphalt ...

NEWS: Nunavik modular construction project seeks partner

Here’s a housing-related project just waiting to spring into action. The Kativik Regional Government has earmarked $750,000 in seed money from its 2014 budget for a Nunavik-based modular housing project. But there’s the trick: this money will only remain available until the end of March 2015. And if no partner is willing to bring it to life, the money will lapse, to disappear back into the KRG’s ...

Builders Capital Mortgage Corp. Announces Class B Non-Voting Share Distribution

Builders Capital Mortgage Corp. announced today that its board of directors has declared a distribution of $0.3918 per Class B Non-Voting share of the Corporation. The distribution will be paid on October ...

Versant Commercial Brokerage Adds Three New Hires to Growing Team

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- via PRWEB - Versant Commercial Brokerage, a commercial real estate investment firm, continues to add new team members to its rapidly growing staff. The new hires will reinforce its ...

Summit Materials Announces Third Quarter 2014 Earnings

On Thursday, November 6, 2014, Summit Materials will host a webcast to discuss its third quarter 2014 financial results at 11:00AM ET . Interested parties may access thi

Dominion Begins Construction Activities For Cove Point LNG Export Project

LUSBY, Md., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion (NYSE:D) has begun construction-related activities for the Cove Point Liquefied Natural Gas Export project, one of the largest private investments ever in Maryland and one designed to deliver significant economic and environmental benefits. "This is a historic event for Dominion, Maryland and the nation," said Diane Leopold, president of the ...

Textura-CPM is the Solution of Choice for Georgia Subcontractors

CHICAGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced that with 1250 Subcontractors using Textura—CPM, the innovative construction payment management solution is now the technology standard for Georgia. Textura-CPM is a web-based software solution that automates the entire construction payment ...

Textura-CPM is the Solution of Choice for Georgia Subcontractors

CHICAGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ -- Textura Corporation (NYSE:TXTR - News), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced that with 1250 Subcontractors using Textura—CPM, the innovative construction payment management solution is now the technology standard for Georgia. Textura-CPM is a web-based software solution that automates the entire construction ...

Tim Farron MP: Building homes as a public service

Opposing Ed Miliband’s 'simplistic attack' on house builders, Tim Farron MP calls for the Government to provide better incentives for the house-building industry.

More Calcutta News

About 2,600 government doctors, including specialists, across Karnataka Wednesday agreed to withdraw their resignation letters and call off their protest following assurances by the state government ...

Former Home Builders President indicted

Former president of the Southwest Georgia Home Builders Association Jack Daniel Garrett was indicted by the Dougherty County Grand Jury for fraud and false statements Wednesday.

Brazen burglars caught on camera stealing construction materials

Brazen burglars drove away with a bounty of pricey construction materials after they targeted a home under construction in the Clifton neighborhood.

Construction of Monroe County Justice Center underway

After two decades of controversy and political battles, the new Monroe County Justice Center is finally beginning to take shape.

Green Building Materials Market

The global green building materials market is projected to reach US$529 billion by 2020, driven by a growing focus on sustainability. In the US, construction activities use 60% of raw materials used.......

Six months after Charles Village street collapse, residents bemoan ongoing construction

It's not easy for Jenna Cataldo to fall asleep, even after her long overnight nursing shifts at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Industry Buzz: Hot News for Construction Executives

FMI study says raises for business development professionals are the best among construcion professional.

Orbite Provides Update on HPA Plant Construction

Orbite Aluminae Inc. today provides an update on the construction of its 3 tonnes per day high purity alumina plant in Cap-Chat, Quebec.

Swinerton Builders Makes Lead Gift to Create the CM Cares Endowment at CSU

"Colorado State University is not just about graduating students with a degree in construction management. We are about making a difference in the lives of everyone around us," explains Mostafa ...

Swinerton Builders Makes Lead Gift to Create the CM Cares Endowment at CSU

"Colorado State University is not just about graduating students with a degree in construction management. We are about making a difference in the lives of everyone around us," explains Mostafa ...

$100 million Alton gas project delayed over Mi'kmaq concerns

The Nova Scotia government has halted part of the construction work on the $100-million Alton Natural Gas Storage Project until Calgary-based AltaGas carries out further consultation with the Mi'kmaq, CBC News has learned. Nova Scotia is enforcing the consultation by withholding provincial permits. The bureaucratic time out was revealed Wednesday at a seminar on aboriginal environmental ...

Report forecasts $100b construction boom

Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith today welcomed the findings of the second National Construction Pipeline report, which confirms building and construction activity in New Zealand is expected to reach unprecedented levels by 2017.

Competition for CRE Lending Creating a Dilemma for Banks

The nation’s banks continue to grow their commercial real estate loan portfolios, increasingly betting on the growing demand for new commercial property construction and continued strength in multifamily. However, as many banks acknowledge in their quarterly earnings discussions this month, the lending landscape is getting pretty crowded with competitors. That is prompting some banks to back ...

All Aboard Florida begins construction on Fort Lauderdale station

All Aboard Florida began construction on its first station to be built in South Florida on Wednesday. "Today marks the start of progress on what will be one of the most transformative, history-making endeavors for Fort Lauderdale and the state of Florida," said Michael Reininger, president and chief development officer of All Aboard Florida. "Now that construction has begun, Broward County is ...

US Solvents Market

A robust recovery in US construction spending along with the continued rebound in manufacturing output will drive advances in US solvent demand at a greater than one percent annual pace through 2018. Strength in both nonresidential and residential building construction will stimulate not only direct solvent use in construction related activities, but also increased solvent demand in paint and ...

Wednesday Sector Laggards: General Contractors & Builders, Precious Metals

In trading on Wednesday, general contractors & builders shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2%.  Helping drag down the group were shares of Taylor Morrison Home (TMHC), off about 5.2% and shares of Meritage Homes (MTH) off about 4.7% on the day.

Aconex Launches Connected BIM for Project-Wide Model Collaboration

Aconex, provider of a leading cloud collaboration platform for the global construction industry, today launched Aconex Connected BIM. This new product extends the Aconex platform to manage building information ...

Aconex Launches Dynamic Manuals for Mobile Handover

Aconex, provider of a leading cloud collaboration platform for the global construction industry, today launched Dynamic Manuals, a mobile solution for the operation and maintenance of built assets. Using ...

Drilon on raps over alleged overpriced Iloilo center: Baseless, malicious

Senate President Franklin Drilon on Wednesday said the criminal charges filed against him in connection with the alleged overpricing in the construction of a convention center project in Iloilo has no basis and was done with malice. Earlier in the day, former Iloilo Provincial Administrator Manuel Mejorada Jr. filed before the Office of the Ombudsman criminal charges against Drilon, Tourism ...

Global Construction Industry 2014-2019: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis

The global construction industry is expected to reach an estimated value of $10,388.6 billion by 2019. The major drivers of the construction industry are government spending, increasing population, high per capita income, and GDP growth. Increasing urbanization, easy credit availability, and rising consumer spending will also possibly boost the construction industry. Lucintel, a leading global ...

Lucintel anticipates composites in the North American construction market to grow at a CAGR of 8% during 2013-2018

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Composites are used in a variety of applications in the North American construction industry, such as doors and window profiles, rebar, utility poles, ...

Lucintel anticipates composites in the European construction market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.7% during 2013 ...

IRVING, Texas, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Composites are used in a variety of applications in the European construction industry, such as doors and window profiles, rebar, utility poles, bridge ...

Commercial Vehicle Group Announces The Promotion Of Geoff Perich To President Of Global Construction & Agriculture ...

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. ("CVG" or the "Company") (CVGI), announced the promotion of Geoff Perich to President of Global Construction & Agriculture business, effective October 24, 2014. Geoff Perich, who joined CVG in August, 2013 as Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region, based in Shanghai, China, will replace Kevin Frailey, who ...

Headwaters Incorporated Schedules Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HEADWATERS INCORPORATED , a building products company dedicated to improving lives through innovative advancements in construction materials, will announce earnings results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2014, before the market opens on Tuesday, November 4, 2014.

Growing demand for 'lock up and leave' homes

One of Auckland’s most active home builders says there is growing demand from baby boomers for easy to maintain, open plan, ‘lock up and leave’ homes. Andrew Olsen, Sales Manager for Jalcon Homes, says that older home buyers are looking for a change of lifestyle which often includes downsizing their living space without giving up the best of design for their home. "Baby boomers in particular are ...

The Home Builders Association of South Georgia Named Leading Business of the Week

The Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber congratulates The Home Builders Association of South Georgia, Leading Business of the Week!

ENR New York To Host "The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey Conference," Friday, October 31, 2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To assist construction industry professionals in doing business with The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey, McGraw Hill Construction 's ENR New York will host ...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Focuses In On US Construction Workers And A Recent UK Study About Construction Industry ...

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging individuals who worked as a tradesman in the US residential or commercial construction industries in the 1960s, 1970s, or 1980s to read a recent study from the UK's Construction Enquirer about tradespeople in the UK dying at a rate of about 20 per week because of asbestos exposure. If an individual who was exposed to asbestos at a construction workplace ...

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and Construction Open Software Alliance (COSA) Combine Efforts to ...

COSA will now lead the agcXML effort to better connect construction project data across independent software providers. (PRWeb October 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12274428.htm
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