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The Big Crane’s Moving in on Monday

Excerpt of an article from Minneapolis Star Tribune: The franchise player in the stadium construction show rolls in to Minneapolis on Monday. One of the largest … Continue Reading

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The Best New Tall Buildings on the Planet

Excerpt of an article from Business Insider: The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitats (CTBUH) recently announced the winners of its Best Tall Buildings Worldwide … Continue Reading

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MGM Resorts Begins Yearlong Dismantling of Flawed Hotel Tower

Excerpt of an article from Las Vegas Sun: Crews have started dismantling the structurally flawed Harmon casino tower on the Las Vegas Strip, a process that’s … Continue Reading

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Report: Caltrans Overrode Worries about Bay Bridge

Excerpt of an article from SFGate: The decision by California transportation officials to hire a Chinese company that had never built a bridge to make … Continue Reading

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Are Composite Megacolumns the Future of Skyscrapers?

Excerpt of an article from Sourceable: With tall buildings growing ever higher, it is becoming increasingly critical to optimise structural systems in order to ensure … Continue Reading

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Injury, Fatality Concerns Prompt Construction Industry To Team Up For “Safety Week”

The construction industry has seen a recent increase in fatalities on job sites, and members across the industry have now come together this week to … Continue Reading

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Builders Solve Calatrava’s Florida Polytechnic Puzzle

Excerpt of an article from ENR: Builders of a glass-sheathed Florida college building—topped by a 250-ft-long skylight shading system with 94 louvered arms that raise … Continue Reading

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When Millennium Tower is Complete, Boston Will Look Like This

Excerpt of an article from BostonInno: Construction work on Boston’s Millennium Tower is expected to wrap up in 2016. Once it’s complete, Millennium will stand … Continue Reading

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Boston Properties to Start Construction on $275M Back Bay Tower in Q3

Excerpt of an article from Boston Business Journal: Construction is set to begin this summer on what will be the first Back Bay office tower … Continue Reading

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43 Percent of Fatal Falls in the Last Decade Have Involved a Ladder

Excerpt of an article from Centers for Disease and Prevention: Falls remain a leading cause of unintentional injury mortality nationwide, and 43% of fatal falls … Continue Reading

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