Terracon announced its acquisition of Dente Engineering, located in the Albany, N.Y., area.
MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota, at the MTA Genius Transit Challenge Conference, responded to Governor Cuomo’s challenge by announcing he will conduct a top-to-bottom audit to overhaul the organization and present a plan within 60 days to modernize the subway system.
Formula E announced its partnership with McLaren Engineering Group, a full-service engineering firm, Brooklyn-based general contractor D’Onofrio General Contractors Corp., New York City Economic Development Corporation, and The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for the buildout of the inaugural New York City ePrix racetrack.
Thornton Tomasetti announced that One John Street, a 12-story, 42-unit luxury residential building in Brooklyn, N.Y., achieved LEED v2009 BD+C Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
NV5 Global, Inc., a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, won $10.5 million in contracts for the provision of infrastructure engineering services to public agencies in New York and New Jersey.
Midtown Manhattan will be home base to a Schnabel Engineering team of highly skilled technical professionals who will provide tunneling design, geostructural, geotechnical, dam and levee design, and risk management services.
Parsons recently accepted 2017 Engineering Excellence Awards from both the New York and New Jersey state chapters of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey selected WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Inc. to conduct preliminary engineering and other planning work for a new AirTrain connection to LaGuardia Airport.
Work is underway at McInnis Cement’s New York terminal. Cement will be delivered to the Bronx from McInnis’ plant in Port-Daniel — Gascons, Quebec.
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the completion of the environmental impact study (EIS) for the proposed LIRR expansion project.
Westchester BioScience & Technology Center, a new development by Fareri Associates in Vanhalla, N.Y., will include $1.2 billion in private-sector investments.
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a $1.8 billion project to transform the South Bronx by realizing the long-sought reconstruction of the Bruckner-Sheridan Interchange.
New York is the world’s most expensive city to build in, according to the latest International Construction Costs report published by Arcadis.
The largest rezoning project in Manhattan since Hudson Yards in 2004 proposes zoning changes to a 78-block area of Greater East Midtown.
The New York State Office of General Services selected Dewberry to support an array of flood protection and dam safety engineering and mapping services.
Dewberry was recognized for its work on the Springfield Gardens Area D project with a Silver Award in the waste and stormwater category from the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC NY).
The New York City Departments of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Design and Construction (DDC) announced that the ongoing $48 million expansion of the Staten Island Bluebelt in the South Shore’s Woodrow area received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s (ISI) Envision Silver Award.
The Board of Trustees of the Long Island Power Authority voted to approve the nation’s largest offshore wind farm, and the first offshore wind farm in New York. The approval of the South Fork Wind Farm, a 90-megawatt development 30 miles southeast of Montauk, is the first step toward developing an area that can host up to 1,000 megawatts of offshore wind power.
The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Board of Directors approved $662.9 million in grants and interest-free and low-cost loans to support vital wastewater and drinking water infrastructure projects. This funding complements Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s State of the State proposal to invest a record $2 billion in critical water infrastructure across New York.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo presented a vision plan to transform JFK International Airport into an airport equipped to meet the demands of the 21st century and worthy of the State of New York.
The inaugural ride for the Second Avenue Subway will take place on Dec. 31 and revenue service for customers will begin at noon on Jan. 1, 2017, and start at 6 a.m. each day for the rest of the first week.
Fluor Corporation announced that Tappan Zee Constructors, LLC, comprised of Fluor Enterprises, Inc., American Bridge Company, Granite Construction Northeast, Inc., and Traylor Bros., Inc., has completed all eight 419-foot towers of the iconic New NY Tappan Zee Bridge project.
Modjeski and Masters announced its selection for the New York State Bridge Authority’s (NYSBA) General Consulting and Inspection Services contract. Modjeski will perform bridge maintenance inspections and related work for the bridges under the jurisdiction of NYSBA for three years
Thornton Tomasetti announced that the 10 Hudson Yards project in Manhattan has won the New York City Concrete Industry Board (CIB) Annual Award, the organization’s highest honor.
The Waterfront Alliance honored Malcolm G. McLaren, president and CEO, McLaren Engineering Group, with the 2016 Heroes of the Harbor award for his contributions to the New York harbor and waterways.
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) was awarded the inaugural Utility of the Future (UOTF) Today Recognition.
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a “transformational” plan to reimagine New York’s crossings for the 21st century. The plan will institute state-of-the-art automatic tolling at all MTA bridges and tunnels and implement new tunnel barriers to control major floods and seismic measures on bridges, among other actions.