Balfour Beatty announced two internal promotions to its U.S. Executive Leadership team. Leon Blondin will take up the role of CEO of the U.S. Buildings Operations while John Rempe will assume the role of President and CEO of the U.S. Civils Operations.
The Berger Charitable Foundation announced that Helen Karla Ramalho de Farias Pinto is the 2018 recipient of a Louis Berger-named Fellowship from the International Road Federation (IRF).
The National League of Cities (NLC) applauds the administration for putting infrastructure at the top of Congress’ to-do list and asking them for bipartisan legislation to rebuild critical infrastructure in cities, towns and villages across America. The proposal follows calls from state and local leaders to rebuild and reimagine the nation’s infrastructure
AECOM reported first quarter revenue of $4.9 billion. Net income and diluted earnings per share were $111 million and $0.69 in the first quarter, respectively. On an adjusted basis, diluted earnings per share1 was $0.57.
Brown and Caldwell added the resources of J4 Engineering Group, an industrial water services firm based in Boise, Idaho, with proven success in all aspects of project development from planning through permitting, preliminary design, detailed design, construction services, commissioning, and startup.
The Dodge Momentum Index dropped 5.1 percent in January to 143.7 (2000=100) from the revised December reading of 151.5. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects in planning, which have been shown to lead construction spending for nonresidential buildings by a full year.
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended Dec. 29, 2017.
NV5 Global, Inc. acquired CSA (M&E) Ltd., a provider of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering and sustainability consulting services. With annual revenues approaching $5 million and offices in Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia and the UAE, CSA serves private- and public-sector clients throughout Asia and the Middle East.
Newtecnic, an international building engineering design firm best known for its work making futuristic buildings with curvy, complex facades possible, opened its first U.S. office in downtown Los Angeles’ historic Fine Arts Building. Simultaneously, Newtecnic announced partnerships with UCLA Engineering and USC Architecture to research new construction methods.