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Tidal Basin Ideas Lab Exhibition Unveils Proposals to Redesign the National Mall Tidal Basin

Tidal Basin Ideas Lab Exhibition Unveils Proposals to Redesign the National Mall Tidal Basin by Leading Landscape Architects DLANDstudio, GGN, Hood Design Studio, James Corner Field Operations, and Reed Hilderbrand   Initiated by the National Trust for…

Local supply chains keep Dorsett soaring on Gold Coast

October 2, 2020 - in Land Development, News

The Star casino’s new Dorsett Hotel on the Gold Coast is leading a building boom in residential and major projects in Queensland despite the devastating…

New York Honors Town of Dover as Climate Smart Community

September 25, 2020 - in Awards, Land Development, News

WSP USA collaborated with Mid-Hudson community to create a comprehensive sustainability plan to guide adaption to climate change and resiliency activities.…

Scaling New Safety Heights with Fixed-Wing Drone Technology

September 21, 2020 - in Land Development, News

New safety standards have been set at a copper mining site in Arizona as Ames Construction employs senseFly fixed-wing drones. CHESEAUX-SUR-LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Ames Construction, one of the largest family-owned general contractors in the United States,…

BIG Reveals Masterplan for “Urban Lilypads” off Coast of Penang Island

September 4, 2020 - in Land Development, Video

BiodiverCity is a masterplan by BIG that will see three islands built off the shore of Penang Island, Malaysia, connected by an autonomous transport network. The vast land reclamation project, which will encompass 1821 hectares, is being developed by BIG for…

Diversified Product Development Breaks Ground on New Headquarters

August 18, 2020 - in Land Development, News

WACO, Texas — Diversified Product Development, marketer of the LineWiseÔ, LiftWiseÔ and DesignWiseÔ brands, has broken ground on a new headquarters and production facility in Waco, Texas. The 60,000-square-foot building, which is scheduled for completion…

Skanska invests EUR 65 M , about SEK 670 M, in a new office complex in Budapest, Hungary

August 10, 2020 - in Land Development, News

Skanska invests EUR 65 M, about SEK 670 M, in the first phase of the new office complex H2Offices located in Budapest, Hungary. It will offer a total leasable area of about 26,000 square meters. The construction contract is worth about EUR 39.5 M, about SEK…

Woolpert Contracted to Plan, Design Northwest Concord (N.C.) Community Park

July 23, 2020 - in Land Development, News

The firm will solicit input from the community to determine the desired amenities for the 28.6-acre site. CONCORD, N.C. — Woolpert has been contracted by the city of Concord, N.C., to provide park master planning, conceptual design, and engineering and architecture…

Green Infrastructure in Kansas City

July 23, 2020 - in Land Development, News, Projects

Going from Gray to Green to Keep it Clean in the Historic West Bottoms.   When most people think about heavy construction projects, acres of lush, green landscaping are not exactly what come to mind. But when it comes to developing creative solutions…

UCA Announces Website Resources for Underground Construction & Tunneling Workforce

July 17, 2020 - in Land Development, News, Technology

Denver, Colo. - The next generation of underground engineers have a new educational resource in Down For That a website from the Underground Construction Association, a division of SME (UCA). Down For That is an initiative that informs students about the underground…