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    Executive Moves

    Amid spike in demand, Swinerton picks Carolinas healthcare lead

    The San Francisco contractor is staking its expansion efforts on rising demand for construction and renovation of medical facilities in the region.

    By Dec. 20, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Consigli taps hometown exec to head Albany, New York, office

    Industry veteran Jennifer Rand will oversee projects for the Massachusetts builder in the Empire State’s Capital Region.

    By Dec. 19, 2023
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    Trendline

    Top 5 stories from Construction Dive

    Construction Dive editors curate some of the industry’s top stories from this year.

    By Construction Dive staff
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    Opinion // Business Matters

    How to gain respect from experienced co-workers

    Young construction leaders must learn how to navigate relationships with the seasoned pros on their team, according to an industry consultant.

    By Matt Verderamo • Dec. 18, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    STO Building Group creates COO, other C-suite roles

    Company veteran Greg Dunkle will support the 14 brands in the firm's portfolio amid an updated organizational structure.

    By Dec. 14, 2023
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    Opinion // Business Matters

    5 tactics to tell — and sell — your firm’s story

    Once you know what you want to say to potential clients, decide how best to present it.

    By Chemene Phillips • Dec. 14, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Swinerton CEO to retire in January

    President David Callis will succeed Eric Foster, who oversaw expansions into mass timber, maintenance and industrial work over his 42-year tenure.

    By Dec. 11, 2023
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    Balfour Beatty backlog, revenue inch up in year-end update

    The company expects marginal gains driven by its work on Phase 1 of Britain’s HS2 rail project and increased airport construction activity in Hong Kong.

    By Dec. 11, 2023
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    The biggest industry drivers behind the growing need for excellent project financial control

    Discover the urgent need for robust project financial control in the competitive construction landscape.

    Dec. 11, 2023
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    Project Milestones

    Construction starts on $550M theme park in Frisco, Texas

    Balfour Beatty broke ground last month on Universal Kids Resort, which includes a 300-room hotel, rides and shops.

    By Dec. 8, 2023
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    Granite buys 2 Memphis asphalt firms for $278M

    The move makes good on the California road builder’s promise to expand its aggregates and materials business in new markets. 

    By Dec. 7, 2023
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    HITT unveils plans for high-tech HQ

    Space on the first floor of the company’s six-story, 270,000-square-foot headquarters in Falls Church, Virginia, will house Virginia Tech’s Coalition for Smart Construction.

    By Dec. 6, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Gilbane promotes Heidi DeBenedetti to COO

    During her nine-year tenure with the firm, DeBenedetti has led 650 employees and overseen annual revenue over $1.5 billion.

    By Dec. 5, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Swinerton taps new Carolinas lead

    Following increased investment in the Atlanta market, the appointment demonstrates how bullish the contractor is on the region’s potential.

    By Dec. 1, 2023
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    Project Wins

    Gilbane nabs $5B Mayo Clinic expansion in Minnesota

    The medical complex in Rochester will feature buildings with rooms and floors that can convert to different functions, removing a typical limitation in healthcare construction.

    By Nov. 30, 2023
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    November 2023 wins: Contractors report their latest awards

    Construction Dive rounds up the newest project wins from some of the country’s biggest builders.

    By Construction Dive Staff • Nov. 29, 2023
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    Profits fall for many public firms, partly due to inflation

    Amid soaring costs, several construction industry giants reported lower gains in recent earnings reports.

    By Construction Dive Staff • Nov. 28, 2023
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    Planning for the year ahead: A look at how we build now

    Get insights from more than 1,000 construction professionals to help paint a better picture into how leaders are thinking about the economy, its impact on construction and planning for 2024.

    Nov. 27, 2023
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    Jacobs profits drop amid higher backlog, strategy shift

    The firm will combine its government services business with Amentum, a global engineering and technology solutions provider.

    By Nov. 21, 2023
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    Opinion // Business Matters

    3 steps to a profitable exit strategy

    To make the most money when it’s time to sell, owners need to focus on building value in their firms, writes construction consultant Matt Verderamo.

    By Matt Verderamo • Nov. 21, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Ron Tutor to step down as Tutor Perini CEO in 2025

    Gary Smalley, the firm’s CFO since 2015, will succeed Tutor as chief executive officer. 

    By Nov. 17, 2023
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    Contech surpasses $30B in total venture funding

    More construction technology providers will reach unicorn status even as venture capital slows in other sectors, according to an investment firm focused on the industry.

    By Nov. 15, 2023
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    AECOM’s profits plunge on higher revenue, backlog

    CEO Troy Rudd said the strong U.S. dollar, which erodes the value of international contracts paid with foreign currency, impacted results.

    By Nov. 15, 2023
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    Q&A

    ‘Each day comes with surprises,’ project manager says

    MGAC’s Kristina Leighty sees her role as the glue that holds a job together.

    By Nov. 15, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    WSP’s US CEO to retire

    The Montreal-based firm has initiated a search to replace Lou Cornell, a construction industry veteran who has also worked at Jacobs and AECOM.

    By Nov. 14, 2023
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    Executive Moves

    Suffolk taps Tutor Perini veteran for gaming exec role

    Prior to his arrival, Chris Creasey worked on gaming projects in Las Vegas, Florida and California.

    By Nov. 13, 2023