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Video: Restoring Paris’ Oldest Church

April 18, 2019 - in Buildings, Video

Built nearly 15 centuries ago, the church of Saint Germain des Prés features medieval architecture and strikingly beautiful artwork from the 19th century. Thanks to the work of non-profit organization American Friends for the Preservation of Saint Germain…

Western Specialty Contractors Cleans, Restores Limestone Façade of Historic Decatur, IL Courthouse

April 16, 2019 - in Buildings, News

(St. Louis, MO, April 16, 2019) Throughout its history, the Macon County Courthouse in Decatur, IL has inhabited a variety of buildings, from a log cabin…

HLW New Jersey’s 2 Journal Square

April 16, 2019 - in Buildings, News

In need of an innovative perspective that would help revitalize and reactivate Jersey City’s Downtown streetscape, Gaia Real Estate engaged HLW to refresh…

Western Specialty Contractors Provides “3 Keys to Doing Successful Property Inspections”

April 11, 2019 - in Buildings, News

(St. Louis, MO ) If you are a building owner or manager and want to reduce facility maintenance costs, there are a lot of advantages to performing routine property inspections. To begin with, property inspections provide valuable information that makes the…

SG Blocks and Capital Plus Collaborate with EDS Development to Build 55 Houses in Guayama, Puerto Rico

April 10, 2019 - in Buildings, News

BROOKLYN, N.Y.- SG Blocks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGBX)—a leading designer, fabricator and innovator of container-based structures—and Capital Plus Financial, a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and certified B Corporation,…

SSAB Launches Strenx® 1100 Plus for Stronger and Lighter Lifting Equipment

[09.04.2019, Stockholm] SSAB today announced the launch of Strenx® 1100 Plus strip steel. Available for immediate order, this new grade of hot-rolled, high-strength steel possesses unique weld properties and delivers outstanding welding and bending performance…

City of Rochester Public Market Expansion and Renovation, Phases 1 & 2

April 9, 2019 - in Buildings, Land Development, News, Projects

The City of Rochester, New York, initially enlisted T.Y. Lin International (TYLI) to prepare the Master Plan for the comprehensive renovation and expansion of Rochester’s Public Market Wintershed facility. The Public Market is a year-round bustle of activity…

Innovative Chicago Building Earns 2019 OCEA Honors

March 15, 2019 - in Awards, Buildings, News

Learn more about this award-winning building by reading this feature article in Informed Infrastructure.    And the winner is … The 150 North Riverside project in Chicago earned the 2019 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award, announced…

Coil Anodized Aluminum Paneling Makes Korean Heritage Shine

March 14, 2019 - in Buildings, News

Completed in the 7th century CE, the Hwanryongsa Temple's Wooden Pagoda was built entirely of wood—with no iron nails used. At the time the tallest structure in East Asia, and the tallest wooden building in the world, this architectural feat was the center…

Video: Chicago’s 167 N. Green Street

March 12, 2019 - in Buildings, Featured

Watch a video created by the development team for the 167 N. Green Street building in Chicago, which is featured in Informed Infrastructure's April 2019 issue.