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Maritime Administration Transfers Additional Former Navy Property to the City of Long Beach

September 13, 2016 - in Land Development

LONG BEACH, Calif. –Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen joined State and local leaders today to commemorate the transfer of 125 acres of property in Long Beach, California to the City of Long Beach through the Maritime Administration’s Port…

US Army Corps of Engineers – Mobile, Ala., District Awards Arcadis Two New Environmental Contracts

Highlands Ranch, Colo. – Aug. 30, 2016 – Arcadis North America announced today it has been awarded two new environmental contracts with the U.S. Army…

Live, “Take You There” Report from Italy Earthquake Scene

CENTRAL ITALY – Miyamoto International releases the first of its Earthquake Journals reported live from Italy as engineers follow first responders…

Italian Earthquake Engineering Report Released

August 25, 2016 - in Featured, Remediation/redevelopment

EARTHQUAKE REPORT – NORCIA, ITALY: M-6.2, 24 August 2016 The M-6.2 earthquake had a shallow depth (10 km) and struck approximately 10 km SE of Norcia, Italy on 2016 August 24 at approximately 1:36 AM local time. As of this writing, there are 247 dead and…

THE HILLS on Governors Island Open to the Public Today

July 19, 2016 - in Land Development

July 19, 2016 - The Trust for Governors Island (The Trust) announces the opening of the Hills, ten newly designed acres of park on Governors Island that include slides, art and unparalleled harbor views. The Hills are open for the season daily from July 19…

Future City Competition – 2016-2017 Announces Theme – The Power of Public Spaces

July 18, 2016 - in Announcement, Events, Land Development

Chicago – The 2016-2017 Future City Competition announces this year’s theme, “The Power of Public Spaces,” and asks the Nation’s sixth, seventh and eighth graders to envision urban public spaces of tomorrow. The Chicago Region-State of Illinois competition…

EPA Announces $10.7 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfield Sites in Economically Disadvantaged Communities Across the Country

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced approximately $10.7 million in supplemental funding to help transform communities by cleaning up contaminated brownfield properties. EPA plans to provide supplemental funding to…

New Arup Report Focuses on the Sustainable Regeneration of Land in Europe

Arup has launched “Sustainable regeneration of unused transportation territories”– a new report that analyses how the sustainable regeneration of land could be possible in Europe. “Sustainable Regeneration of Unused Transportation Territories” is…

Vertical Construction Begins at 9th & Colorado Project

June 29, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Land Development

9th Avenue (Denver) Land, LLC, a joint venture between Continuum Partnersand CIM Group, the developer of the highly-anticipated 9th & Colorado project, a two million square foot urban infillproject spanning 12 city blocks in Denver, announced today that…

Sweden Launches Blockchain Solution for Land Registry

June 17, 2016 - in Corporate, Land Development

The Swedish Land Registry, ChromaWay and Kairos Future have investigated the possibilities with the blockchain technology for real estate transactions. The Proof of concept is now launched with a white paper and a technical demo showing the solution and the…