San Diego News

Fri, Dec 21, 2012

Local construction employment dipped slightly in November, but is still higher than it was during the last two years, according to data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.


The law firm Klinedinst PC has affirmed its commitment as a national corporate donor of the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation.


A Delaware jury Thursday found in favor of San Diego-based Websense, ruling that the computer virus detection company did not infringe on the patent of a competitor.


Any business owner who is interested in growing their exports to South Korea is invited to attend a free meeting with Keenton Chiang, the new commercial officer from the U.S. Embassy in South Korea, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26.


University of San Diego President Mary E. Lyons has named Russell C. Thackston as the new vice president for business and administration, the school announced Friday.


For the last week, Southern California drivers have been paying the lowest gas prices of 2012 after 10 straight weeks of price drops, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California's Weekend Gas Watch.


BIOTECH

Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. said Friday it has reached an agreement with Pfizer to develop injectable versions of the drugmaker's biotech drugs.


The unemployment rate in the San Diego County was 8.3 percent in November 2012, down from a revised 8.6 percent in October 2012, and below the year-ago estimate of 9.4 percent.


EDF Renewable Energy, formerly enXco, has announced that its Spinning Spur Wind Project, located in Oldham County, Texas, is operational and supplying electricity to the regional transmission grid.


MEDICAL | TECHNOLOGY

San Diego medical device company NuVasive Inc. (Nasdaq: NUVA) has announced that Paul Sawin, M.D., performed the first PCM Cervical Disc surgery on a patient in Orlando, Fla.


Westcore Properties has increased its U.S. commercial real estate holdings to more than 24 million square feet with its purchase of an 11.1-million-square-foot industrial portfolio in California and the Midwest from the Joe Benvenuti Company. Benvenuti passed away in May 2012.


The San Diego Foundation is partnering with the Port of San Diego to help strategize and manage the funding plan to install an LED lighting system on the Coronado Bay Bridge.


Construction is set to begin early next year on an 83-acre mixed-use development that will transform the junction of Rancho Santa Fe Road and La Costa Avenue from dirt into a walkable Carlsbad neighborhood.


San Diego County’s construction backlog as a whole is down when compared to last year, but the residential sector is showing signs of growth, according to data released by McGraw-Hill Construction on Thursday.


Cargo vessels


The following "Local Notes" appeared in The Daily Transcript's Dec. 24, 1928, issue:


The lessee and lessor of the Deal of the Week were represented by Bill Shrader and David Maxwell of Cushman & Wakefield's San Diego Urban Property Group.


Westcore Properties has increased its U.S. commercial real estate holdings to more than 24 million square feet with its purchase of an 11.1-million-square-foot industrial portfolio in California and the Midwest from the Joe Benvenuti Company.


Barry Petro of CBRE San Diego's Debt & Equity Finance Group arranged a $47.3 million loan on behalf of The Premiere Residential for the refinancing of San Cervantes apartments in Chandler, Ariz.


The 20-unit mixed-use residential/retail property at 502-508 Sportsfisher Drive and 510 N. Coast Highway in Oceanside 92054, has been sold for $3.6 million. The property consists of 16 residential units and four retail suites.



Fri, Dec 21, 2012

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