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The importance of repurposing historic buildings

As cities continue to improve their infrastructure to keep up with progress, there is an unfortunate possibility we may lose pieces of history that bring color to a city. That is why many developers are making an effort to restore …

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NYBG’s iconic Palm gets a facelift

It is an advocate of the plant kingdom. When people discuss the magnificence of the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG), the sentiment is one of the first things that comes to mind. Established in 1891, the iconic NYBG is distinguished …

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Solving water intrusion for North Myrtle Beach condo community

The Edgewater Condominiums, with 260 units near the Atlantic Ocean in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina were built over a period of five years and completed 10 years ago. The Edgewater COA Board of Directors voted to replace the stucco …

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BJ’s Restaurants maps short- and long-term growth plans

BJ’s Restaurants is focused on long-term growth plans, including the launch of a beer subscription program, even while it works to keep sales growing as the pandemic continues. The chain plans to winterize 170 outdoor dining areas by the middle …

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68% of planned hotels coming from Marriott, Hilton, IHG

Marriott International, Hilton Hotels and InterContinental Hotels Group make up 68% of the hotels in the global pipeline, continuing their yearlong dominance, Lodging Econometrics reports. The analytics firm projects 202 more openings by the trio this year and 655 in …

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Whisky Hotel will take shot at LA market

A whiskey-themed hotel, appropriately named The Whisky Hotel, is in the works in Los Angeles. The seven-story building, which is currently in the early stages of construction, will include 134 rooms and is expected to open in Hollywood in 2022. …

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Study: Climate change requires major growth in ports

It could cost $223 billion to $768 billion by 2050 to sufficiently expand global seaports to withstand rising seas and growth in global trade, according to a new study funded by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. The …

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American Dream mall in NJ to reopen on October 1

New Jersey’s American Dream mall has set Oct. 1 to reopen its indoor amusement and entertainment areas and open some of its stores for the first time. Zara, H&M and Primark are among the retailers set to debut, and in …

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AGC: Construction adds 16,000 workers, but nonresidential down

Construction employment increased by 16,000 jobs in August, but the gains were concentrated in housing, while the infrastructure and nonresidential building construction sector lost 11,000 jobs, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government data. …

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Google plans 40-acre mixed-use development

Lendlease will design and build 1 million square feet of offices and up to 1,850 new homes in the East Whisman area of Mountain View, California, near a light-rail station. Google sees the 40-acre project as “another step forward” in …

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