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Pre-fab gives $1 billion hospital job a big schedule boost (Engineering News-Record)

December 8, 2013 by  
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Engineering News-Record (McGraw Hill): An extensive prefabrication strategy aims to keep the $1-billion University Medical Center project in New Orleans on target to meet the project’s daunting scope and aggressive construction schedule. With more than 2 million sq ft of built space, the project for the state of Louisiana is one of the largest health […]

The All-Purpose, Everything-You-Want-In-One-Place, Sports Stadium (American Planning Association)

December 8, 2013 by  
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Planning Magazine (American Planning Association): Many sports fans will tell you that stadiums, arenas and ballparks can be magical shrines that capture the full range of human emotions. Catching a game at Fenway Park, Camden Yards or Yankee Stadium isn’t just about runs and innings, it’s about family, friends and community. When the New Orleans […]

Louisiana: Climbing the Economic and Business Climate Rankings (Area Development Magazine)

December 8, 2013 by  
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Area Development Magazine — From the Port of New Orleans to the manufacturing facilities of the Shreveport area, Louisiana has been experiencing tremendous economic growth at a time when much of the nation has remained stagnant. Manufacturing, energy, transportation, and agribusiness continue to lead the state’s economy, while software development and biotech are blossoming into […]

401ks could offer more ETFs (Better Investing Magazine)

December 8, 2013 by  
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Better Investing Magazine (National Association of Investors Corp.) — As ETFs experience record-breaking inflows, many retail investors continue to eye them for their lower costs, transparency and opportunities for niche exposure. Although they’re quickly becoming a top choice for many investors, they have yet to gain any serious within 401(k) plans. Experts say most 401(k) […]