Tuesday, July 5, 2022

San Francisco launches $77.2 million street paving plan

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The City of San Francisco has launched a $77.2 million street resurfacing program  that targets paving 500 blocks in neighborhoods citywide, funded by local...
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Massive $4 billion EV factory to be built in Imperial Valley with lithium resources...

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A Swedish entrepreneur says he has formed a new company to build a $4 billion, 54-gigawatt (GWh) hour electric vehicle (EV) battery factory in...

Telosa: Why a new $400 billion urban Utopia could change construction

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By Quentin Torbert Special to California Construction News Telosa is the name of a proposed new city by former Walmart executive and billionaire Marc Lore. The...
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VTA to award first two major contracts for $6.8 billion BART extension

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The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) is expected to issue its first two major contracts next summer for the construction of BART’s extension...
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Marin Municipal Water District prepares for urgent $65 million water pipeline construction

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The Marin Municipal Water District is considering building a $65 million pipeline across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge to keep from running out of water...

Crane topples in downtown Sacramento, adding a surprise to 60-year-old civil engineer’s birthday party

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A massive construction crane toppled in downtown Sacramento on Aug. 14, adding some bonus excitement to a civil engineer's nearby birthday party but fortunately...
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Metro gives go-ahead for pre-development of two concepts for $9.5 billion Sepulveda Transit Corridor...

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The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has given two businesses the go-ahead for pre-development work on concepts for the $9.5-billion Sepulveda Transit...
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Poseidon Water clears hurdles for $1.4 billion Huntington Beach desalination plant

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A planned $1.4 billion desalination plant in Huntington Beach, the largest in the United States, could begin construction within the next couple of years...
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Construction starts on $65 new membrane filtration reverse osmosis treatment facility in Escondido

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Construction of Escondido’s $65 million Membrane Filtration Reverse Osmosis Facility for Agriculture (MFRO Facility) commenced recently, marking a milestone in the city’s goal of...
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Water agencies prepare to fund $161 million in pre-construction costs for Delta Water Project

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The Metropolitan Water District (MWD) of Southern California says it has joined water agencies throughout the state in supporting the allocation of $161 million...

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North Coast spending millions on transportation infrastructure

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California Construction News staff writer The California Transportation Commission (CTC) has announced more than $3 billion to fund repairs and improvements on transportation infrastructure across...

Ground-breaking launches $1 billion B.F. Sisk Dam safety modification project

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California Construction News staff writer A $1-billion upgrade to the B.F. Sisk Dam in California’s Central Valley was launched this month as part of an...

Critical infrastructure construction underway at HOPE San Francisco sites

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California Construction News staff writer Construction has started on extensive infrastructure improvements at Sunnydale and Hunters View, to prepare sites for construction of more than...