Sunday, January 29, 2023

Milpitas officials ban natural gas in new buildings

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California Construction News staff writer Milpitas is the latest California city to ban natural gas in all new buildings with two policies approved by city...

Granite selected for $174 million Los Angeles World Airports construction project

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California Construction News staff writer Granite has been awarded a $174 million contract by the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA)...

Hollywood Burbank Airport design-build contract awarded

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California Construction News staff writer The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority Commission has awarded a design-build contract for a new terminal to a joint venture group. The...

City of San Bernardino issues record number of building permits in 2022

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California Construction News staff writer The City of San Bernardino issued 6,093 building permits in 2022, more than any other recent year - an increase...

BTF and NSBIF parter to bolster Northern California construction workforce

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California Construction News staff writer The Building Talent Foundation (BTF) and North State Building Industry Foundation (NSBIF) have partnered to create a sustainable homebuilding workforce...

San Diego implements new trasparency rules for contractors

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California Construction News staff writer A new law went into effect New Year’s Day, requiring contractors or subcontractors on San Diego projects to meet stricter...
Golden Gate Bridge

Feds announce $400 million for Golden Gate Bridge improvements

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California Construction News staff writer The U.S. Department of Transportation will fund $400 million for a project to replace, retrofit and install critical structural elements...

L.A. mayor signs executive order to speed up affordable housing construction

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California Construction News staff writer Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass recently signed an executive order to lower the cost and remove roadblocks to building affordable...

Single bore tunneling to be used for San Jose BART extension construction expected in...

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California Construction News staff writer An independent study has confirmed that the single bore tunnel method an be used for the BART (Bay Area Rapid...

In 2023, LA becomes Largest CA city to electrify new building contruction

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California Construction News staff writer Los Angeles City Council has unanimously approved an ordinance requiring all new buildings within city limits be constructed all-electric, making the city...

Projects and opportunities

Officials tallying storm damage expected to top $1 billion

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California Construction News staff writer Officials are adding up the damage to the state’s infrastructure and assess the impacts of recent winter storms that caused...

Ten West Link starts construction on transmission line connecting California and Arizona

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California Construction News staff writer Vice-president Kamala Harris joined with Arizona and California leaders, members of Lotus Infrastructure Partners, the California Independent Systems Operator (CAISO)...

San Francisco approves extension for 55-story residential tower

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California Construction News staff writer The San Francisco Planning Commission recently approved a four-year extension for 10 South Van Ness, a 55-story flatiron style tower...