Wednesday, February 21, 2024

San Francisco considers permitting improvements to speed housing construction

California Construction News staff writer With a goal of building housing faster, San Francisco has proposed improvements to the site permit approval process that would...
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How to post your notices and announcements in California Construction News

California Construction Report staff writer If you have a requirement to publish tender (or sub-tender) opportunities, M/WBE invitations or other project/personnel announcements, California Construction News...
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Introducing a new construction news release publishing service

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Contractors, architects, building supplies manufacturers, and others associated with the building and construction industry have a new resource available to disseminate their news and...

New climate measures will cut state’s oil use by 91%, build climate-friendly homes

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California Construction News staff writer California has enacted some of the nation’s most aggressive climate measures to cut pollution and accelerate the transition to clean...

Bay Area Developers of Color fellowship applications open until Sept. 16

California Construction News staff writer Applications for the 2022-2023 Bay Area Developers of Color Fellowship cohort are now open, the Urban Land Institute San Francisco...
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July construction employment trails pre-pandemic level with California gaining

California Construction News staff writer California and Texas led construction employment in July, while levels continued to trail pre-pandemic levels in 15 states as contractors...

STARC Systems Adds a Rated Ceiling to FireblockWall

STARC Systems, a manufacturer of temporary modular wall containment solutions used for occupied renovations, says its one-hour fire-rated system, FireblockWall™, now offers a ceiling...

Contractors preparing for challenging times across the country: ABC

California Construction News staff writer A survey by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) shows the Construction Confidence Index readings for sales, profit margins and...

Construction materials up 20% from 2021

California Construction News staff writer Construction input prices across the U.S. increased 1.9% in June compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders...

Construction job openings fall in May: ABC

California Construction News staff writer The construction industry registered 434,000 job openings in May, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of a...

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Hollywood-Burbank Airport breaks ground on new passenger terminal

California Construction News staff writer The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority (BGPAA) has broken ground on a new $1.5-billion terminal at Hollywood Burbank Airport. Jacobs is providing project...

City of Oakland awards $25 million contract for rail safety, reconstruction project

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California Construction News staff writer The City of Oakland has selected Parsons Transportation Group, Inc. to develop engineering designs and conduct community engagement for the...

San Francisco updates ‘roadmap to the future’

California Construction News staff writer The Roadmap to San Francisco’s Future, a strategy to support economic opportunity, vibrancy and resilience and reimagine Downtown hit targeted...