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US Construction Boom Set to Roll On
Business
Monday November 10 2014

US Construction Boom Set to Roll On

Strong building sector conditions are set to roll on in the United States as the industry in that country continues to benefit from growing momentum in...

American Women Face Major Barriers in Construction Trades
Business
Wednesday October 1 2014

American Women Face Major Barriers in Construction Trades

Harassment, hostility, a lack of mentors and stereotyped assumptions are among the significant barriers faced by women in construction trades in the United States, according to...

US Building Materials in Plentiful Supply Despite Housing Surge
Residential
Friday August 29 2014

US Building Materials in Plentiful Supply Despite Housing Surge

A new survey suggests that building materials in the United States remain in plentiful supply despite the fact that land and labour are becoming more difficult...

US Architecture Billings Index Soars to Seven-Year Highs
Business
Wednesday August 27 2014

US Architecture Billings Index Soars to Seven-Year Highs

As the rebound in commercial building picks up, a key indicator of business conditions facing architects in the United States has hit its highest level in...

Architecture Giant Dives Back Into Sports Market
Commercial
Thursday August 21 2014

Architecture Giant Dives Back Into Sports Market

Architecture giant HOK has re-entered the world market for sport and entertainment precinct design, gobbling up one of the world’s leading designers of stadiums, designs, ballparks,...

Walkable Real Estate Drives Office Rents Higher
Business
Tuesday July 8 2014

Walkable Real Estate Drives Office Rents Higher

Commercial development centred around ‘walkable’ urban environments has been linked to higher office rents along with more prosperous urban economies and higher levels of education, according...

Why American Women are Leaving Engineering
Business
Monday July 7 2014

Why American Women are Leaving Engineering

Workplace climate issues including poor treatment and behaviour from supervisors and colleagues as well as a lack of policy and culture to support work/life balance and...

Engineering Giant Makes Fortune 500 Top Ten
Business
Wednesday June 4 2014

Engineering Giant Makes Fortune 500 Top Ten

One of the world’s largest engineering companies has made the top 10 of a listing of America’s top 500 companies.

America’s Best Concrete Project Unveiled
Residential
Wednesday April 16 2014

America’s Best Concrete Project Unveiled

A development using a new forming system to create what looks more like a swimming pool than a house has been judged America’s best concreting project.

Business
19 May, 2014
September 11 Memorial Museum Opens

A museum supporting the memorial associated with the September 11 terrorist attack is now open following a dedication ceremony to mark the building’s completion last Friday.

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