Thursday, December 5, 2019
california high speed rail

Court ruling could cost California high speed rail project $15 billion, four years in...

A recent California Supreme Court ruling favoring environmentalists opposing the state’s reopening of an abandoned lumber train may cost the state’s $46 billion over-budget...
monarch center los angeles

Los Angeles Valley College Monarch Center wins steel design award

The Los Angeles Valley College Monarch Center in Valley Glen has earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with...
imperial valley project

Mortenson Construction to build massive Imperial Valley PV project

8minutenergy Renewables and Capital Dynamics are preparing to develop the 328MW project, near Calexico in California’s Imperial Valley. Mortenson Construction has been appointed as the...
transbay

AECOM acquires Shimmick Construction, adding California strength to global business

Global infrastructure firm AECOM says it has agreed to acquire Shimmick Construction, Shimmick, a business serving California and Western U.S. heavy civil construction market. “As...
video

$16 billion water tunnel receives first regulatory approval — but many more to go...

U.S. wildlife officials have given crucial first approval Monday to California Gov. Jerry Brown’s decades-old ambitions to build two massive tunnels that would re-engineer...
Stefan Uppenberg

International climate change infrastructure procurement project performs first case studies in California

Case studies of the California High Speed Rail and San Francisco AirTrain Extension have recently been completed for the Swedish-funded Ipress project (Implementation of Procurement...
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Skanska announces “high level” hirings, promotion

Skanska has announced two high level new hires in support of its building construction business in California. Additionally, the firm has also promoted a...
smart market report

New study finds BIM gaining ground in transportation infrastructure

Engineers, contractors and infrastructure owners all report increased use of BIM, driven by strong business and project outcomes A new SmartMarket Report from Dodge Data...
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Projects and opportunities

Orange County Museum of Art begins $73 million construction project

The Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) started work on the museum’s new building at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa. The...

Sterling selected by CalTrans for $43.6 million highway projects

Sterling Construction Co. says that its subsidiary Myers & Sons Construction has been selected by the California Department of Transportation (CalTrans) for two California...

Ground broken for 135-unit multifamily building in Walnut Creek

Anton DevCo has started construction of Anton NoMa, a 135-unit mixed-use development located at 1910 N. Main St. in Walnut Creek. Anton NoMa is a...