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Fla.'s I-4 Ultimate project granted $950M TIFIA loan

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
A project to expand Florida's Interstate 4 will receive a $950 million Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation A -More
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Photos: Bay Bridge demolition team is back on schedule

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
The demolition of the old San Francisco Bay Bridge is back on track after numerous delays and dealing with birds that wouldn' -More
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Lean building, BIM, prefab help firm meet projects' schedules

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
Batson-Cook Construction has found that using lean construction methods has worked to its advantage.  -More
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Renderings: Tesla's net-zero gigafactory

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
Tesla Motors' planned $5 billion gigafactory in Nevada will use sustainable technologies to generate its own power, although  -More
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YouTube channels to help you grow your business

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
Annie Pilon lists 25 YouTube channels that provide business and marketing tips, interviews with entrepreneurs, and advice for -More
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How to build a construction business during a recession

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
Starting a construction business in the middle of a recession might seem risky, but Mina Fies has been able to build her comp -More
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Set of measures to help "shore up" aging infrastructure announced

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
"Looking ahead, if we want to continue to lead the world, we are going to need modern highways and railroads, first-rate tunn -More
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AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
Follow AGC on Facebook and Twitter and be the first to know about important news related to construction and AGC.  -More
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A better way to contract

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
ConsensusDocs offers more than 100 contract documents that align all of the project participants with the project.  -More
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Talent is God-given; be humble. Fame is man-given; be thankful. Conceit is self-given; be careful.

AGC SmartBrief - September 10, 2014 - 9:14am
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Plant Vogtle has largest workforce level since 1980s

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
The number of workers at the construction site of Georgia Power's Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4 has reached 5,000, the highest l -More

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P3s could become big in U.S., says Moody's

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
As funding for infrastructure projects wanes, the U.S.  -More
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Effects of Calif.'s drought in before-and-after photos

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
California's Shasta Lake and Lake Oroville -- two of its major reservoirs -- are the focal point of photographer Justin Sulli -More
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$3B fertilizer manufacturing facility to be built in N.D.

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
Fertilizer firm CHS has announced it will move forward with the construction of its new $3 billion manufacturing plant in Nor -More
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$1B desalination plant in Calif. on track for 2015 completion

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
Construction of Poseidon Water's $1 billion reverse osmosis desalination plant in Carlsbad, Calif., is scheduled for completi -More
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UAE's $6.8B Mall of the World project to break ground in early 2015

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
Work on the first phase of $6.8 billion Mall of The World project in the United Arab Emirates is slated to begin in the first -More
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120 miles of road in Detroit to be equipped to handle autonomous cars

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
General Motors CEO Mary Barra has announced a partnership with the Michigan Department of Transportation, the University of M -More
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TBM Bertha advances 3 feet, ready for repairs

AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
Tunnel-boring machine Bertha advanced three feet over two days last week and is now at the edge of a 120-foot-deep concrete r -More
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AGC SmartBrief - September 9, 2014 - 9:47am
Private residential spending increased 0.7% in July and 8.0% over the latest 12 months; private nonresidential spending, 2.1% -More
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