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Mott MacDonald team lands design of $10bn JFK upgrade

Mott MacDonald team lands design of $10bn JFK upgrade

22 Sep 2017: A team headed by Mott MacDonald and Grimshaw Architects is to lead the preliminary engineering and development work for a US$10bn redevelopment of New York’s John F Kennedy Airport. more »

Florida drones gain clearance to aid hurricane recovery

Florida drones gain clearance to aid hurricane recovery

19 Sep 2017: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been working with drone operators in Florida to help speed recovery from the recent passage of Hurricane Irma. more »

HDR buys maintenance design firm

HDR buys maintenance design firm

19 Sep 2017: Major consultant HDR has bought Maintenance Design Group (MDG), which specialises in the planning and design of vehicle and fleet operations and maintenance facilities. more »

Contract awarded for rail bridge replacement

Contract awarded for rail bridge replacement

15 Sep 2017: A US$21.6m contract has been approved for the replacement of a 136-year-old bridge over the Fox River along the Milwaukee District West Line in Elgin. more »

Canadian construction management firm joins US group

Canadian construction management firm joins US group

14 Sep 2017: Canadian construction management firm Govan Brown has joined US family of companies Structure Tone. more »

Georgia lumber firm to build $100m plant

Georgia lumber firm to build $100m plant

14 Sep 2017: Georgia-Pacific is set to start construction immediately on a US$100m lumber production facility in Talladega, Alabama. more »

Gilbane wins DC hospital tower revamp

Gilbane wins DC hospital tower revamp

14 Sep 2017: Gilbane has been appointed for the renovation of a tower building at Sibley Memorial Hospital in the Washington DC metro area. more »

AGC summarizes likely storm and flood impacts on construction

AGC summarizes likely storm and flood impacts on construction

13 Sep 2017: A report by Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) has outlined the possible impacts on construction of the recent hurricanes. more »

Sterling wins Texas road project

Sterling wins Texas road project

13 Sep 2017: Texas Sterling Construction is the apparent low bidder on a US$26.6m road project in Frisco, Texas. more »

Plans unveiled for $362m Springboro development

Plans unveiled for $362m Springboro development

13 Sep 2017: Plans have been unveiled for a proposed mixed-use development in Springfield, Ohio. more »

CRH agrees US$3.5bn deal to buy Kansas cement firm

CRH agrees US$3.5bn deal to buy Kansas cement firm

21 Sep 2017: CRH has agreed to acquire Kansas-based Ash Grove Cement in a US$3.5bn deal. more »

Designer picked for Florida cruise terminal

Designer picked for Florida cruise terminal

21 Sep 2017: CH2M has been appointed to design a new terminal for the world's second-busiest cruise port. more »

All bids rejected for Minnesota light rail project

All bids rejected for Minnesota light rail project

19 Sep 2017: A council in Minnesota is rejecting all of the four bids that were submitted for construction of a light rail transit (LRT) scheme. more »

Colorado set to start exploring possible hyperloop line

Colorado set to start exploring possible hyperloop line

15 Sep 2017: Colorado is set to start a feasibility study into building a hyperloop line after being named as one of the strongest potential locations worldwide. more »

Plans unveiled for $1.1bn Pittsburgh airport upgrade

Plans unveiled for $1.1bn Pittsburgh airport upgrade

14 Sep 2017: Allegheny County Airport Authority has unveiled initial designs for a planned upgrade to Pittsburgh International Airport. more »

New York City awards engineering design contract

New York City awards engineering design contract

14 Sep 2017: Consultant NV5 has won a US$60m design contract with New York City Department of Design & Construction (DDC). more »

Design team chosen for $140m Guam waterworks upgrade

Design team chosen for $140m Guam waterworks upgrade

14 Sep 2017: Guam Waterworks Authority has appointed an engineering design team for a US$140m upgrade to its North District Wastewater Treatment Plant. more »

Predictions take shape for eventual hurricane costs

Predictions take shape for eventual hurricane costs

13 Sep 2017: Values in the tens of of billions are being put on the insured costs of the two recent hurricanes to hit the US, with a total economic cost in the hundreds of billions. more »

HNTB finds most Americans willing to pay more for transportation infrastructure

HNTB finds most Americans willing to pay more for transportation infrastructure

13 Sep 2017: A survey by HNTB Corporation has found that the majority of Americans are willing to pay more to rebuild and grow transportation infrastructure. more »

New anti-dumping investigation begins and another concludes

New anti-dumping investigation begins and another concludes

12 Sep 2017: The US Department of Commerce has begun new investigations into imports of stainless steel flanges from China and India and issued preliminary findings in a separate case involving steel wire rod. more »

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