Monthly Archives: July 2022

Thompson Center sculpture heads to its new home

One of Chicago’s iconic public works of art will have a new home. French artist Jean Dubuffet’s sculpture “Monument with Standing Beast,” in place in front of the Thompson Center since the building opened in 1985, is moving to another location on the Loop. With the state of Illinois selling …

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Gilder Center Northfield Mount Hermon School / Flansburgh Architects

Gilder Center Northfield Mount Hermon School / Flansburgh Architects ©Robert Benson + 30 To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986212/gilder-center-northfield-mount-hermon-school-flansburgh-architects ©Robert Benson Text description provided by the architects. Evangelist Dwight Lyman Moody founded Northfield Seminary for Young Ladies in 1879 and Mount Hermon School for Boys …

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Searching for an Overlooked Mid-Century Beauty in South LA – The Hollywood Reporter

Jerald Cooper’s career began in music, managing artists like Young Guru (Jay-Z’s sound engineer) and Ama Lou, a British R&B singer-songwriter whom he eventually signed to Interscope. But after years of working in music production and creatively directing artists, Cincinnati-born Cooper felt creatively drained, until a stroll through his Midwestern …

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The housing construction market is expected to rebound in 2023

The housing construction market is expected to rebound strongly in 2023 after a year of slowing activity and is expected to cool further. Despite the mini-boom following the Covid shutdowns of 2020, 2021 has seen a cooling in house building thanks to the withdrawal of the temporary stamp duty reduction …

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‘Hijrah’ moment: Coming out of the dark side of payday loans – Universities

Sri Rahayu Hijrah Hati (The Jakarta post) PRIME Jakarta ● Fri, July 29, 2022 Indonesia has become a promised land for the development of the mobile payday loan market (locally known as Pinjol). Based on data from the Financial Services Authority (OJK), in April, 122 companies provide legal payday loan …

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Guardian Glass sells factories in Russia

Guardian Glass sold its Russian operations, which included two glass factories employing around 600 people. The buyer is a private company in the construction sector. Dave Robertson, president and chief operating officer of Koch Industries, parent company of Guardian Glass, says the exit strategy maintains the company’s commitment to employee …

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Accomplished Interior Designer / FFE Expert – New York, NY, US | Works

A+Ian award-winning, strategy-focused architecture and design firm, is looking for an Accomplished interior designer. We deeply believe that good design depends on the collaboration of our teams. As a key member of the A+I project teams, you will work closely with the other team members, not only other interior designers, …

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Second Uptown Dallas office building begins next to Quadrangle

Developers rebuilding Uptown Dallas’ iconic Quadrangle complex are building another office next door. Stream Realty Partners of Dallas broke ground in March on its $100 million redevelopment of the more than five-decade-old Quadrangle at Howell and Routh Streets near McKinney Avenue. Stream Realty is building a 12-story office tower as …

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Aggregates for Construction Industry Market Share, Industry Growth and Technology Forecast to 2028 | LafargeHolcim, CEMEX, Eiffage Infrastructures, Saint-Gobain, HeidelbergCement

The Market Research Intellect recently revealed an expert research report titled “Aggregates for Construction Industry Market – Latest Trends and Drivers 2022with premium information that encompasses the company’s market size, and therefore current patterns, dangers, conceivable results, and early segments. The market research sheds light on the vital growth momentum …

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Jones Hall and Why Architecture Matters to Musicians

A concert hall is the instrument that all musicians “play”. Whether produced by bowing, blowing, plucking, striking, or phoning, a grand hall brings sonic personality to an instrument’s distinctive timbre. And the personality of a room depends on its acoustic properties. To improve its acoustics and infrastructure, Jones Hall is …

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Couple returned home after walk, large seizure of guns and drugs, waves crash into building: This week’s top stories

Criminal records: children saved from abuse; 3 dead in accident with stolen car Our top crime stories for the week of July 18: A Mesa couple arrested after investigators found their children were living in a house full of trash and no running water; driver of stolen vehicle crashes into …

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Textile recycling boom expected – Waste Today

The Horgen, Switzerland office of US-based Dow has announced plans to use its partnership with London-based Mura Technology to “build multiple advanced recycling facilities with a capacity of 120,000 metric tons globally in the United States and Europe”. If the two companies go through with the plan, it will create …

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Europe Enterprise Architecture Tools Market Size, Scope, Growth Opportunities, Trends by Manufacturers and Forecast to 2029 – This is Ardee

New Jersey, United States – The Europe enterprise architecture tools market research guides new entrants to get accurate market data and communicates with customers to learn about their needs and preferences. He identifies direct business opportunities and helps bring new products to market. It identifies opportunities in the market. It …

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RAGBRAI 2022 Day 1 route goes from Sergeant Bluff to Ida Grove

Not all of Iowa is flat. RAGBRAI 2022’s Day 1 race on Sunday will bring that lesson home with a route that winds from the Missouri River through the stunningly steep Loess Hills, racking up the second-highest elevation gain of the week. Itinerary: Sergeant Bluff in Ida Grove. Cities of …

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Inflation, housing and labor market point to economic plateau

This is one of the most confusing times in recent memory for the economy. If you listen to what people are saying, there is an unprecedented gloom; meanwhile, employers are hiring at a pace that is only modest compared to last year’s massive job gains. The housing market is in …

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More predictable? Cal-Am’s Impact on the Construction Industry | Snell and Wilmer

[co-author: Maxwell Herath] Clarifying its case law, the Arizona Supreme Court further limited when foreseeability can establish a tort liability in its recent Cal Am opinion. Key for contractors and design professionals, while the ruling could restrict certain causes of action for project and building owners, Cal Am does not …

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Architecture for animals: biodiversity, shelter and habitat

Architecture for animals: biodiversity, shelter and habitat Courtesy of Foster + Partners To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/985652/architecture-for-animals-biodiversity-shelter-and-habitat Architecture is created for people, but how to design beyond the human scale? With a renewed interest in biodiversity and animal habitats accelerated by the climate crisis, …

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Letters on Gainesville Architecture, Gentrification and More

Tall and ugly buildings Why should high density be accompanied by a loss of design adapted to its territory, territories steeped in history of which we were proud? Good architecture over a period of time creates a sense of place that can be destroyed by ugly new buildings. The Duck …

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Pittsburgh building that houses city inspectors called unsafe

A city-owned building is classified as unsafe, even if the city still has employees working there. These employees include city building inspectors. Action News Investigates: Watch the report in the video player above. brick and torn plaster, but the biggest safety issues are not easy to see. “After making ‘hundreds …

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Barbour ABI and CIAT announce a partnership for the benefit of construction companies

Construction industry intelligence provider Barbour ABI and leading professional architectural technology body, the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT), have announced a collaboration agreement to benefit companies working in the environmental sector built. Barbour ABI’s team of experienced and knowledgeable researchers conduct over one million interviews each year to produce …

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EU procurement rules have undermined Irish architecture

The Millennium Clock is restored in the River Liffey in Dublin after repair circa April 1996 (part of the Independent Newspapers Ireland / NLI collection). (Photo by Independent News and Media/Getty Images) Ireland in the late 80s and early 90s was half-baked, calm and boiling. It was teeming with underemployed …

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The Reed Underground will feature artists and comedians in the historic opera house basement

The basement of the former Reed Opera building will now serve as a venue for concerts, comedy shows and private events, surrounded by an array of shops. New Old Stock are gearing up for a gig at the Reed Underground on Friday July 15th. (Ardeshir Tabrizian/Salem Reporter) Earlier this year, …

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High Performance Materials Market Size Expected to Reach USD 158.83 Billion in 2030 | Analysis by Emergen Research

Emerging research logo Market Trends in High-Performance Materials – The Large Construction Industry in North America High Performance Materials Market Size – USD 71.82 Billion in 2021, Market Growth – at a CAGR of 9.1%, Market Trends – The Large Construction Industry in North America » — Emerging research VANCOUVER, …

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High performance fire protection for structural steel

Glasroc F is a paperless plasterboard from CSR Gyprock offering high performance fire protection for structural steel columns and beams in constructions. Reinforced with fiberglass and offering up to 120 minutes of fire protection, Glasroc F is installed in a single layer without joints and without framing. Delivered in partnership …

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Davao Architecture Firm Debuts at World Architecture Festival

INNOVATIVE AND IMAGINATIVE MINDS. (Top left to right) Team Leader and Chief Architect Neil John Bersabe, Archt. Vanessa St. Cruz and Archt. Karlo Belaniso. (Bottom, from left) Archt. Angelo Joy Tagaro, Archt. Kahlil Don Pagusara and graphic designer Pocholo Alexis Donio. 18F-COV5 SPACE COLONY CONCEPT. The Hexarion and its design …

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Ceiling fans – WinFavour brand – advice and DIY advice – Home construction & DIY projects

https://www.winfavourfan.com/ – Sold directly or through any central group retail store, Baan & Beyond, ThaiWatsadu, PowerBuy, etc. The WinFavour company has a wide range of quality fans and their after-sales service is second to none! (More on this below). We purchased a fan, model without light similar to the one …

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Many construction companies forced to close, according to the group | Daily Express Online

Many construction companies forced to close, group says Published on: Saturday July 16, 2022 By: FMT Text size: The construction industry faces a shortage of around 550,000 workers, according to the Master Builders Association Malaysia. PETALING JAYA: Critical labor shortages, high agency fees and a 30% rise in the price …

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NPA: the new payments architecture that is here to stay

The New Payments Architecture (NPA) will be the foundation for the future of the UK payments infrastructure. By integrating Faster Payments via Pay.UK into a central ISO 20022-compliant architecture, the NPA is expected to simplify innovation, reduce costs and increase competition in the payments landscape. The NPA timetable is already …

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Global Dynamic Volt VAR Control Architecture Market Outlook 2022 and COVID-19 Impact Forecast 2028 – ABB, GE, Schneider Electric, Siemens

MarketQuest.biz presented a global study on the Global Dynamic Volt VAR Control Architecture Market 2022-2028, which would provide key data statistics and apprehension of the market. The report has been formulated using primary and secondary research, in integration with data triangulation research methodology. For market size estimation, only validated and …

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Housing is a Tory nightmare and no candidate has a plan to fix it

Javid also supported so-called “street votes”, a framework devised by Policy Exchange, to give residents buy-in to the building; a form of housing development that creates opportunities for new buyers as well as current residents. But the one candidate who was bullish on housing policy was also one of the …

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Tarps Now® publishes information on tarps for the construction industry

New information guide helps contractors choose from a full range of tarp solutions ST. JOSEPH, MICHIGAN, USA, July 14, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Tarps Now® is pleased to announce the release of a new construction tarpaulin information guide that discusses the spectrum and specialty of protection provided by construction tarps. We …

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And We’re Back: Glass Industry Companies Gather for the Return of the AIA Architecture Conference – Architects Guide to Glass and Metal

As three years have passed since your last national conference, you make sure that its return is important. That’s what the American Institute of Architects (AIA) did this year with its architecture conference, last held in 2019. This year’s event is underway at McCormick Place in Chicago, with hundreds of …

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To build a home? Here are some useful tips

Building a house is not an easy task. It takes a lot of time, effort and money to complete the project from start to finish. But with the right set of tips and advice, it can be a lot easier — and less stressful — than you think. We’ll provide …

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Nokia partners with Hill Air Force Base on a test bed to

Nokia and Hill Air Force Base expand partnership on existing Dynamic Spectrum Sharing (DSS) testbed to mitigate radar interference with 5G networks Nokia’s Service Enablement Platform and Radio Access Network (RAN) Intelligent Controller (RIC) based on O-RAN Alliance specifications enable solution testing July 12, 2022 Dallas, TX – nokia announced …

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Adaptive Reuse Project Transforms Former Spanish Jail Into Ethereal Community Center | New

anchor El Roser Social Center: project carried out by Josep Ferrando Architecture in collaboration with Gallego Arquitectura. Image © Adria Goula. All images courtesy of Josep Ferrando Architecture. Adaptive reuse continues to be a powerful tool used to save, preserve and …

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Building housing a retail business founded in 1930 put up for sale | Development

The West Nashville building housing Elder’s Bookstore — one of Nashville’s oldest retail operations — has been listed for sale for $3.25 million, with the future status of the business unclear. The nondescript 5,200 square foot building sits on 0.28 acres with an address of 101 White bridge pike. It …

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The construction trades value the skills of craftsmen

The Federation of Construction Industries (FOCI), an umbrella body for construction and engineering companies in Nigeria, has adopted innovative and technologically advanced models to improve the skills of artisans. The construction sector has been beset by the lack of qualifications and skills required by artisans to carry out the work …

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Venture capital needs to overcome its power supply blind spot

One of the world’s largest battery companies is considering reversing a $1.3 billion project to produce electric vehicle (EV) power packs in Arizona. South Korea’s LG Energy Solution Ltd cited rising costs and slowing demand for its revamp. This is a blow for electric vehicles and batteries, as well as …

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Himachal Pradesh: A three-storey building collapses like a house of cards | look

Image source: @ANI Three-storey building collapses like a house of cards in Himachal Pradesh Strong points A three-storey building collapsed in Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh The official added that no lives were lost when the building collapsed A branch of UCO Bank, a bar and a few other business establishments …

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Entrepreneur Council Hires Sam Palmer as Deputy General Manager

Get Nevada Business News & PR delivered daily straight to your inbox. July 8, 2022 By Greg Ferraro leave a comment CONTRACTORS BOARD HIRES SAM PALMER AS DEPUTY GENERAL MANAGER LAS VEGAS and RENO, NEV. – The Nevada State Contractors Board (NSCB) announced the hiring of Sam Palmer as assistant …

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TSA and ACI Europe agree in principle on an open architecture for security screening technology across Europe

Chief Executives from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), ACI EUROPE (Airports Council International) and airport and industry players including London Heathrow, Avinor and the European Organization for Security (EOS) ), met in Brussels to endorse their continued collaboration and address an open architecture for airport security systems. Worldwide, transportation security …

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As temperatures rise, his research could help cities stay cool

Comment this story Comment A growing number of cities are looking for strategies to offset the effects of higher temperatures on their communities. In the DC area, eight of the hottest summers on record have occurred since 2010, according to the Washington Post’s Capital Weather Gang. Ladd Keith is an …

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Home calls dirty dogs

There’s a new van in town! The driver is Kate Stone, a licensed and certified professional groomer and owner of Kate’s K-9 Grooming, LLC. His mobile business is based in Mead but serves customers in Burgdorf. Photo of Sue Arnott – Kate Stone alongside her dog grooming van. Stone began …

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The market for architectural engineering and construction is booming in the world

Architectural Engineering and Construction Market The research report of the report is a wide-ranging analysis and Impact of COVID19 in the global market and detailed information with segmentation has been added in this intelligence report. In this report, a comprehensive analysis of the current global market of the global architectural …

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Project Architect / Project Manager – Pittsburgh, PA, US | Works

R3A Architecture Employer: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USALocation: Wed 6 Jul ’22Posted on: Full timeType: R3A Architecture – Project Architect / Project Manager You are A creative, driven and technologically savvy architecture graduate with between 3 and 10 years (for the project architect) and between 8 and 15 years (for the project …

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Best short term personal loans with no prepayment penalty

Many traditional short-term loans offer quick cash in exchange for extremely high interest rates and fees. As an alternative, some people turn to a personal loan. Personal loans are generally repayable in equal monthly installments over a long period. You also have the option of prepaying the loan to free …

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Apple’s iPhone Lock Mode is meant to stop state-sponsored hacking

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers a speech during the European Union Privacy Conference at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, October 24, 2018. yves herman | Reuters Apple on Wednesday announced a new feature for iPhones called Lockdown Mode to protect high-level users such as politicians and activists from state-sponsored …

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Construction to begin Wednesday for Truman VA Fisher House | Central Missouri News

COLOMBIA – Entrepreneurs for Fisher House Foundation will start Site preparations Wednesday for a new fisherman’s cottage located on the campus of the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital. “A Fisher House provides a home for the families of our veterans who need extended care at our medical center,” said …

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US Bank Personal Loan Review

Main advantages Loans as small as $1,000 If you’re hit with a small emergency, like a broken water heater, a larger loan could leave you with money left over (and you’ll have to pay it back). The fact that you can borrow as little as $1,000 from US Bank means …

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Edinburgh councilors say soaring construction costs must not jeopardize new Currie High School building

Let us know what you think and join the conversation at the bottom of this article. Inflation, supply chain issues and labor shortages have driven up prices in the construction industry and fears have also been raised over a possible delay in the completion date school in 2024. Pentland Hills …

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Jones reflects on Buchan’s rich local history

Building on the work of founder Harold Boas, Buchan director Andre Jones says the practice aims to shape Perth’s built environment, now and in the future. Originally designing buildings as Oldham, Boas and Ednie-Brown before its name change, Buchan shaped the urban fabric of Perth for 125 years. “Architecture is …

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Former SCITS building to accommodate international students

Content of the article The developer who owns the former Sarnia Collegiate Institute and Technical School property in Sarnia says he is rushing to have part of the Wellington Street building ready by September to accommodate international students who attend Lambton College. Content of the article The city council on …

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The online payday loan market is booming around the world

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Online payday loans Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth studies on many aspects of the global online payday loans industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true …

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More time for construction and engineering innovators to attend TechFest

The deadline for the NCE TechFest Awards has been extended by five weeks. It gives pioneering engineering firms and individuals until August 5 to present their innovations for a gong. TechFest is a one-day conference followed by an awards night to create a springboard for the latest innovations in the …

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20 years later, why the LIND project is still a triumph in Little Italy

Probably no San Diego community has undergone a more dramatic transformation in the new millennium than Little Italy. Its modern history is something of an American classic: founded and developed in the first decades of the 20th century by Italian immigrants in the fishing industry. Fallen on hard times due …

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3D printing is growing beyond its novelty roots

DEVENS, Mass. – The machines are 20 feet tall, weigh 60,000 pounds, and represent the technological frontier of 3D printing. Each machine deploys 150 laser beams, projected from a gantry and moving rapidly back and forth, manufacturing high-tech parts for enterprise customers in fields such as aerospace, semiconductors, defense and …

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BuildWitt announces development of construction training software

The first deployment of the BuildWitt training platform offers succinct training videos on five critical construction tasks: worker, grade checker, pipelayer, operator and field supervisor or foreman. Buildwitt BuildWitt develops construction training software designed to help solve people problems that construction companies face. Called BuildWitt Training, the new video training …

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