Bentley Systems announces winners of 2016 Be Inspired Awards

Bentley Systems announces winners of 2016 Be Inspired Awards

November 3rd, 2016 by

Bentley Systems, Inc. announced the winners of the 2016 Be Inspired Awards, which honor the work of Bentley users improving the world’s infrastructure.

Nonresidential Fixed Investment Expands Again During Third Quarter

Nonresidential Fixed Investment Expands Again During Third Quarter

October 31st, 2016 by

Nonresidential fixed investment, a category closely aligned with construction and other forms of business investment, expanded at a 1.2 percent annualized rate during the third quarter after growing 1 percent during the second.

Modjeski and Masters Appoints New President

Modjeski and Masters Appoints New President

October 31st, 2016 by

Modjeski and Masters announced that Michael F. Britt, P.E., will take over the role of president, effective January 1, 2017.

ACI honors outstanding contributions and service to the industry

ACI honors outstanding contributions and service to the industry

October 26th, 2016 by

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) presented four awards during The Concrete Convention and Exposition, in Philadelphia.

New construction starts in 2017 forecast to increase 5 percent to $713 billion

New construction starts in 2017 forecast to increase 5 percent to $713 billion

October 21st, 2016 by

Dodge Data & Analytics’ 2017 Dodge Construction Outlook predicts that total U.S. construction starts for 2017 will advance 5 percent to $713 billion, following gains of 11 percent in 2015 and an estimated 1 percent in 2016.

Architecture Billings Index continues contraction

Architecture Billings Index continues contraction

October 21st, 2016 by

For the first time since the summer of 2012, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) posted consecutive months of a decline in demand for design services.

Global 2016 GRESB infrastructure data captures ESG performance of 185 infrastructure funds and assets

Global 2016 GRESB infrastructure data captures ESG performance of 185 infrastructure funds and assets

October 12th, 2016 by

GRESB, an investor-driven organization committed to assessing the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of real assets globally, including real estate portfolios and infrastructure assets, released the data of the inaugural 2016 GRESB Infrastructure Assessment.

KAI Design & Build acquires United Excel Design’s engineering group

KAI Design & Build acquires United Excel Design’s engineering group

October 12th, 2016 by

KAI Design & Build has doubled its staff of mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) engineers through its recent acquisition of the engineering group at United Excel Design, PC (UED).

ASCE names new president-elect, 22 other members to leadership positions

ASCE names new president-elect, 22 other members to leadership positions

October 12th, 2016 by

For the first time in its history, two women will serve in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) highest leadership roles.

ARTBA announces 2016-2017 officers

ARTBA announces 2016-2017 officers

October 12th, 2016 by

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced the election of its 2016-2017 officers during the association’s national convention.

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