Sunday, August 18, 2019

Construction industry forging ahead to try to defeat Proposition 6

The California construction industry is saying a definitive "no" to Proposition 6. The industry has been joined by labor groups who want the bill...

New details on Disney California’s Marvel Land construction

Marvel Land may soon be the happiest construction site in California. New building details have come to light about Disney California's newest addition to the...
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Expert panel says San Francisco’s building codes need to be rewritten and tall buildings...

An expert panel says San Francisco’s building codes are inadequate to deal a large earthquake's aftermath and called for both the inspection and retrofitting...

East Valley Water District selects Balfour Beatty/Arcadis JV to build $126 million wastewater treatment...

The East Valley Water District (EVWD) in Highland has selected the joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Arcadis as the agency's design-build partner to build the $126...
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$291 million LA downtown streetcar planning moves forward with funding plan

Los Angeles City Council has approved a funding plan to build a $291 million streetcar line for the city's downtown area. The proposed project would...
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Atkins attracts San Diego airport official to expand company’s North American aviation construction business

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, says it has appointed a San Diego airport official to lead the company’s aviation business in North America...
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The California bullet train project: Spending $27 million a day may not be enough...

The California bullet train project has cost taxpayers an average $3.1 million a day over the last year — a construction spending rate higher...

Adobe to build 18-story glassy office tower in San Jose

Adobe, which makes computer software for web and graphic designers, is planning to add an 18-story office tower to its San Jose headquarters, The...
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Elon Musk’s Boring Company to build tunnel to Dodger Stadium

Elon Musk’s tunnel construction and infrastructure firm Boring Company says it will build a privately-funded tunnel in cooperation with the city of Los Angeles. A...

Swinerton gets $209M contract for new LAX parking structure

The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners voted to award a $209 million contract for a new parking structure near the Los Angeles International...
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Building for homeless seniors approved

Mercy Housing California has received permission to build an affordable apartment project in Sherman Oaks. According to the Los Angeles Daily News the 54-unit will...

Route 11 highway project enters final stage

The stretch of highway that will eventually connect the future Otay Mesa East Port of Entry with the highway system surrounding San Diego is...

New San Diego hotel gets go-ahead

Downtown planning agency Civic San Diego has approved a 12-story hotel proposed by J Street Hospitality in the heart of downtown the city's booming...