Transportation

  • DHL Expands Hong Kong Facilities

    2-4-2007

    DHL is constructing the $35-million Kowloon South Service Centre in Hong Kong. The facility will house relocated administrative offices and will increase ground-handling capacity by approximately 20 percent.

  • Harley-Davidson Motor Co.Product Development Center

    2-1-2007

    The mission of the Product Development Center is to foster the collaborative development of product designs and manufacturing processes for the future success of Harley-Davidson through the integration of new technologies.

  • Ford Motor Company Contracts Trammell Crow for Real Estate Management

    10-17-2006

    Ford Motor Co. has selected Dallas-based Trammell Crow to provide comprehensive real estate management for Ford's facilities in the United States and Canada.

  • ORNL's Advanced Microscopy Laboratory Houses Next-Generation Electron Microscopes

    8-15-2006

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has long been known for its competencies in energy, life sciences, neutron sciences, advanced materials, national security, and high-performance computing. But equally important was its undertaking of a $4.5-million building project to house the nation's largest concentration of the most advanced and sensitive electron microscopes. The Advanced Microscopy Laboratory (AML) is part of a $300-million modernization program that will maintain the laboratory as one of the world's leading scientific research centers.

  • Solutions to Managing Construction Cost Escalation

    6-13-2006

    Too many owners have recently discovered that construction budgets developed prior to 2004 are inadequate. Add in the effects of last year's hurricane season plus the cost of petroleum-based products, and capital project decision-making has reached a crisis point.

  • Bodine Aluminum Expands Jackson Operations

    2-12-2006

    Bodine Aluminum has awarded MC Industrial Inc. the $11.2-million contract to expand Bodine's engine casting plant in Jackson, Tenn. by 78,200 sf.

  • Texas Department of Transportation Builds Houston Headquarters

    9-15-2005

    The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) has selected Gilbane Development Company to develop and leaseback a new headquarters building and renovate several existing facilities in the Houston area.

  • Bridgestone Expands Clarksville Manufacturing Plant

    8-28-2005

    International tire manufacturer Bridgestone America Holding has selected Birmingham-based Doster Construction Co.

  • Hanil USA Occupies Tallassee Plant

    7-19-2005

    Hanil USA, a subsidiary of TI Automotive, will develop a manufacturing and assembly plant in an existing 10,000-sf facility in Tallassee, Ala.

  • Mando Corp. Expands Opelika Facility

    7-17-2005

    Korean auto parts manufacturer Mando Corp. is expanding its 150,000-sf Opelika, Ala., facility to 325,000 sf. The project contractor is Jacksonville, Fla.-base Pattillo Construction Company, the contractor who built the original facility in 2004.