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AECOM to provide program management services for the City of Richardson in Texas | News

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec 21, 2021– AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced it has been selected to serve as General Engineering Consultant (GEC) by the City of Richardson, Texas to augment city staff and provide program management services for the city’s Capital Improvement Program, including the recently approved 2021 Bond Program. This …

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NASA grants allow Texas State to explore future of construction on moon, Mars

Walk along the beach, near the water’s edge, and one will likely find a seashell. In the hard, resilient structure of what once was a living organism’s exoskeleton, one might see beauty. Xijun “Jeff” Shi and his research team see the future of building construction on the moon and Mars. Several lifeforms are able to …

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Bonaventure Expands Va. Multifamily Portfolio with Acquisition of Messenger Place, Manassas and Magnolia Run, Virginia Beach Financed by New $85M Fannie Mae Credit Facility | Business

ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec 20, 2021– Bonaventure, an integrated investment asset manager focused on the development, construction, and property management of innovative lifestyle multifamily communities in the MidAtlantic and Southeastern regions announced today the acquisition of two luxury apartment communities in Virginia, Messenger Place and Magnolia Run. The two properties were acquired in separate off-market transactions. …

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Libby Hill: Bird-friendly Evanston – working to make a bird-safe city

Smack, splat, smack. The Geico advertisement that aired on TV in December 2021 (Angry Bird Problem? – GEICO Insurance) was supposedly funny. It featured “angry birds” smashing into home windows. The birding community saw the humor but also the trivializing of a tragic wildlife issue. The Geico ad was, to say the least, in bad taste. A …

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Panel to prepare working procedure on mobilising user groups

The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration on Friday formed a committee to draft working procedures for mobilising user groups to carry out development activities at the local level. The ministry’s move comes after its earlier order not to implement construction projects through such groups was met with strong opposition from local governments. The …

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Locals complain of parking, construction material dumping by roadside in Ponda Taluka

20 Dec 2021  |   05:44am IST Locals complain of parking, construction material dumping by roadside in Ponda Taluka Team Herald PONDA: The villagers from various parts of Ponda Taluka on Sunday complained of vehicles being parked and construction material dumped by the roadside causing traffic hurdles and posing risk to the commuters. Locals from …

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Experts optimistic as real estate sector underperforms — Property — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

After the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted activities, which are at the heart of the real estate business, the industry has continued to play catch-up in 2021 as the business environment was dampened by inflation and skyrocketing exchange rates. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) report shows that the economy of Nigeria advanced by 4 per cent …

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‘Effective Quality Control, Solution to Building Collapse’

Ugo Aliogo The Chief Executive Officer, Brandex Contractors Limited, Mr. Pelewura Omoniyi, has stated that the adoption of effective quality control by individual companies in the real estate business would address the issue of building collapse and unethical practices in the real estate sector. Omoniyi, who disclosed this yesterday in Lagos during the launching of …

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