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Balfour Beatty ends merger talks with Carillion

British construction company Balfour Beatty said on Thursday it had terminated talks with Carillion over a possible 3 billion pound merger, only days after the possible deal was revealed.


Related Topix: Parsons Brinckerhoff, Construction

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07

Tetra Tech declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 30th, AR Network reports.


Related Topix: Tetra Tech, Environmental, Construction, Smith Consulting Architects

FXR, FGM: Big ETF Outflows

Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the First Trust Industrials/Producer Durables AlphaDEX Fund , where 7,950,000 units were destroyed, or a 20.6% decrease week over week.


Related Topix: Construction, URS Corporation, Financial Markets

AECOM Expands Construction Business

Mark your calendar for RealShare ORANGE COUNTY on August 21 at Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center.


Related Topix: Construction, AECOM Technology, URS Corporation

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Chronicle

DeKalb water system focus of study

DeKALB – By the end of this year, City of DeKalb leaders should know what repairs its water system needs and whether water rates need to change to pay for those repairs.


Related Topix: DeKalb, IL, Construction, Burns and McDonnell

Hispanic Business

AECOM acquires Hunt Construction Group to join its construction services business

It was established in 1944, has more than 700 employees in nine U.S. offices and generated revenues of president and chief executive officer.


Related Topix: Construction, URS Corporation

How Will Aecom Technology (ACM) Stock Be Affected By Hunt Construction Purchase?

The combined company, including Hunt, would be a leading, fully integrated infrastructure and federal services provider with more than 95,000 employees in 150 countries.


Related Topix: Construction, AECOM Technology, Financial Markets

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Engineering design firm AECOM buying construction-services company URS

The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.


Related Topix: Construction, URS Corporation

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hotel Interactive

Sean C. Harry Joins Leo A Daly's Hospitality Team

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Related Topix: Construction, Leo A Daly

ENR-Engineering News-Record

UK Contractors Balfour Beatty and Carillion Are in Merger Talks

Shedding its chief executive in May and reporting big profit shortfalls in Britain, Balfour Beatty plc, London, now is considering a merger proposal from Carillion PLC, a smaller UK-based competitor.


Related Topix: Parsons Brinckerhoff, Construction, Brinckerhoff, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Judge OKs Suit over Architects' Plans

Major architectural firms may be held legally responsible to future occupants of their designs, even if the firm does not build the project or control the construction decisions, the California Supreme Court has ruled.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Construction, Skidmore Owings and Merrill, Architectural Design, Arts

Sys-Con Media

Petrofac Training Services Announces New Vice President for Europe and the Americas

Vergel, who has a background in drilling and subsurface, joins PTS with more than 30 years of client-side expertise and knowledge, gained predominantly during a 29-year career at Schlumberger.


Related Topix: Construction, Petrofac, Oil & Gas, Schlumberger, Energy, University of Chicago

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Pennsylvanian

PennDesign Dean accepts extended term

During her term as dean, Marilyn Taylor oversaw the 13 percent growth of the student body and the 20 percent growth of the standing faculty at PennDesign.


Related Topix: University of Pennsylvania, Construction, Skidmore Owings and Merrill

Business Journal

Appellate court will decide on Cincinnati blogger's right to vote

A three-judge panel on the Hamilton County Court of Appeals is expected to decide soon whether Randy Simes , the co-owner of , has the right to vote in Cincinnati while he lives in Korea working for Parsons Brinckerhoff, a planning and engineering firm.


Related Topix: Cincinnati, OH, Construction, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Hamilton County, OH

Town of Chevy Chase Questions Purple Line Ridership Numbers

Questioning the validity of Purple Line ridership estimates, the Town of Chevy Chase voted at its July 9 council meeting to formally submit a Maryland Public Information Act request to the state asking for the methodology and models used to develop ridership estimates for the proposed $2.37 billion light rail system.


Related Topix: Maryland, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Construction

Hopkins Airport says it'll be ready and able to handle swarms of visitors with RNC convention

The renovation of the facade of Cleveland Hopkins International Airport's terminal, shown in this rendering, as well as improvements to the terminal ticketing lobby, were supposed to be done in 2017.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Construction, Leo A Daly

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Urs Corporation Shareholder Alert: Rigrodsky & Long, P.a. Announces Investigation Of Buyout

Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. announces that it is investigating potential legal claims against the board of directors of URS Corporation regarding possible breaches of fiduciary duties and other violations of law related to the Company's entry into an agreement to be acquired by AECOM Technology Corporation , in a transaction valued at approximately $4 ... (more)


Related Topix: Construction, URS Corporation, AECOM Technology


AECOM to announce fiscal year 2014 third-quarter results on Aug. 5

AECOM Technology Corporation , the world's #1-ranked engineering design firm, will hold a conference call with analysts and investors on Aug. 5 to discuss third-quarter 2014 financial results.


Related Topix: Construction, AECOM Technology

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook remains Stable for all cl... )--Abraxas Petroleum Corporation will host its second quarter 2014 earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 10 ... )--Twin Disc, Inc. , today announced that it will release its fiscal 2014 fourth-quarter and full-year financial results before the market opens on Tuesday... )--Sturm, ... (more)


Related Topix: Abraxas, Abraxas Petroleum, Energy, Manufacturing, Automakers, TDI, Sturm Ruger , Sporting Goods, Construction, AECOM Technology, Iron Mountain

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CE News

Idaho's first diverging diamond interchange receives award

Boise, Idaho - The Chubbuck Diverging Diamond Interchange, which connects U.S. 91/Yellowstone Highway over the Interstate 86 system in Chubbuck, Idaho, has received the Idaho Transportation Department's 2014 Excellence in Transportation Award in the large design category.


Related Topix: Boise, ID, Chubbuck, ID, Construction, Parsons Brinckerhoff


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