Associated General Contractors of Ohio
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U.S. Ports Warn that Tax Bill May Raise Project Costs
According an article in The Maritime Executive, The American Association of Port Authorities is worried that Congress’ ongoing tax reform plans could have a profound effect on financing for port infrastructure projects.
Lakefront Apartment Construction to Begin on Cleveland's North Coast Harbor
As reported by Crain's Cleveland Business', Stan Bullard.Harbor Verandas will be the name christening a $12 million mixed-use apartment building that will go up at downtown Cleveland's North Coast Harbor."The name was disclosed as Mayor Frank Jackson's office announced on Monday, Aug. 28, that a ceremonial groundbreaking for the project will take place at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 29, at 1050 E. Ninth St.
Criminal Charges in Fatal Trench Collapse Set Strong Precedent
Armand E. Sabitoni
In October of 2016, two construction workers in Boston were killed when a water main broke and flooded the trench they were working in. The trench was almost 14 feet deep and was not properly reinforced. When the company’s long history of safety violations came to light, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh acted quickly to help pass an ordinance that allows the city to deny permits based on a company’s safety history
“Mayor Walsh should be commended for making…
Increasing Labor Productivity with Data (Webinar)
Zach Scheel is the co-founder and CEO of Rhumbix. Zach has more than a decade of construction project management experience across three continents. After graduating from Duke University, Zach served for five years as a Civil Engineer Corps Officer in the US Navy. His past billets include serving as the Resident Officer in Charge of Construction and Assistant Public Works Officer at Naval Station Everett, WA…
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4 Year Colleges and Universities
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Preventing Occupational Skin Disorders in Construction
When it comes to safety and health on construction sites, a lot of attention gets paid to the “big four” hazards : workers falling, being electrocuted and getting struck by or caught in between objects. And that’s for good reason – those hazards are how many construction laborers lose their lives every year. But there’s another pervasive problem that doesn’t get nearly…