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A groundbreaking ceremony has been scheduled for Dec. 1 on a new 10,000-square-foot public plaza in Little Italy.


With technology constantly improving, medical centers under construction face an unwelcome possibility: the hugely expensive projects could be outdated as soon as they open. At a recent roundtable discussion at The Daily Transcript and sponsored by Hensel Phelps, executives discussed construction in the health care sector.

Hensel Phelps is a premier full-service facilities solutions provider and is a leader in the delivery of health care projects across the nation.

Construction news picks up a bit with several municipalities convening the week before Thanksgiving.

The San Diego Building Owners and Managers Association has announced the nominees for the local level of “The Outstanding Building of the Year” (TOBY) awards.

Business and professional groups will hold a range of meetings and activities this week.

(AP) -- State officials say customers of California's proposed twin-tunnel project will have to make billions of dollars in fixed payments each year, even during dry periods when water levels run low.


Conservative writers Philip Klein at the Washington Examiner and Matt Lewis at the Daily Caller are having a nice discussion Tuesday about what the Republican Party should do in 2016. They’re both wrong.

As construction of the San Diego International Airport Rental Car Center nears its halfway mark, local businesses have been awarded construction contracts totaling $155 million and small businesses won a total of $60 million.

Roving musicians, street performers, exhibitors, food trucks and a zip line are just some of the entertainment planned for the opening celebration of the North Embarcadero Visionary Plan Phase 1 on Saturday.

ID Studios has completed a renovation and refresh of Morrison & Foerster's 54,000-square-foot San Diego office to adapt to the firm's evolving needs of flexibility, productivity and efficiency.


Construction officials that attended a roundtable discussion at The Daily Transcript on Nov. 6 said on average business and workload is up about 25 percent from the beginning of this year.

The Protect Our Communities Foundation asked the California Supreme Court this week to review a case related to the California Public Utilities Commission’s approval of the Pio Pico Energy Center, a "peaker" power plant proposed for Otay Mesa.

The Navy announced on Wednesday that Navy and Marine Corps housing units in the San Diego area will receive rooftop solar energy systems through a purchase power agreement between Lincoln Military Housing and the solar energy company SolarCity.

TSA Contracting Inc., a family-owned commercial general contracting company, has moved from downtown San Diego to Rancho Bernardo.

Caltrans is notifying freeway drivers that Interstate 5 will be closed in both directions on multiple nights this week as construction crews work on the Ocean View Rehab Project.

(AP) -- Los Angeles is testing a program that will distribute barrels to encourage residents to capture rainwater for home irrigation.

In a single day, DPR Construction has found a way to save more than 3 kilowatts of grid-based energy on certain jobsites as compared with its typical usage. DPR credits its O-GO, or off-grid office — a mobile office pod designed for sustainability and still under refinement for further production.

Ever since he discovered his passion for the construction industry as a college student in the late 1980s, Jamie Awford has built his reputation on overcoming tough challenges, problem-solving, and making difficult decisions to ensure the success of his clients and the many marquee projects on which he has worked on up and down the West Coast.

When you walk into the Patio on Goldfinch, one of the first things you will notice is a vertical living plant wall toward the back of the restaurant. It’s the cornerstone of the eatery and what aids the Patio on Goldfinch as an Orchid-award nominee and a shining example of sustainable design.

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