NEORSD Wastewater Treatment Plant Receives Envision Silver Award for Sustainable Infrastructure
This acknowledgement is from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure's website
Key sustainable accomplishments of the NEORSD Southerly Plant that contributed to the Plant earning an Envision Silver award include..."
Church and State Apartments Project Planned in Cleveland's Ohio City
This new article is by The Plain Dealer's real estate reporter, Michelle Jarboe.
Ohio City apartment proposal would fill gap along Detroit Avenue."
Agreement to Kick-Start Feasibility Study of Cleveland-Chicago Hyperloop
Article by ConstructionDive's reporter, Laurie Cowin.
The study will examine the viability of several corridors to connect the two cities."
JLL/Purdue University Project is Developing Algorithms to Improve Indoor Comfort
Building Design & Construction's Contributing Editor, Peter Fabris, reports on the impact of easy-to-access controls on workplace energy.
A partnership between design firm JLL and Purdue University has found that providing easy access to lighting and thermal controls improves energy efficiency in an office environment....
New Analysis picks Washington DC as Frontrunner for Amazon Headquarters
This article written by Kim Slowey, Contributing Editor of Construction Dive.
In its evaluation, HPS ranked DC the highest based on its above-average scores for such Amazon criteria as mass transit, workforce education level..."
Building Trades & SpanAm Partner in Recruiting
February 2, 2018
The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council and the Spanish American Committee's Latino Construction Program recently partnered to conduct a workforce recruiting event at the Laborers' Local 310 Hall. The event, a result of the Metro Health project, saw roughly 60 people...
6 Trends Shaping Smart Hotels
This article is written by Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor, Building Design & Construction
From real-time guest feedback to AI-driven hyper-personalization, the hotel of the future will emphasize service, convenience, authenticity, and just the right amount of technology."
What Is Design-Assist?
Blog by Rocco Gallo, Vice President, Director of Production of Karpinski Engineering
Design-assist is a way to reduce risk and provide better project outcomes for everyone on the team. It lets teams take the value they provide to the next level so that ultimately, the owner gets more value ."
Cleveland Seeking to Redevelop Midtown's Warner & Swasey Complex Again
Article by Michelle Jarboe, The Plain Dealer
the city issued a request for proposals from potential suitors for the 221,727-square-foot cluster of buildings, located at 5701 Carnegie Ave. The deadline for submissions is March 23."
Iron Workers Establish Groundbreaking Maternity Leave Program
The International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers (IW) Union has established a new maternity leave policy for its members, Aileen Cho of Engineering News-Record reports.
The Iron Workers (IW) is on top in establishing a paid maternity leave program for ironworker women. At its...