Nickelodeon-Themed Project in Asia Breaks Ground, Anticipates Opening by 2021

AECOM will provide its large capital project program management services to EGGL as it seeks to advance development of its $1.85-billion, 250-acre Nickelodeon-themed project, a central feature for the 750-acre, Foshan Cultural and Ecological Coastal Park, a master-planned environment encompassing cultural, tourism, sports and science and technology components. Viacom broke ground earlier this year with an anticipated opening between 2020 and 2021. The project is located in Foshan, a southern China city of more than 7 million people, part of the affluent, greater Pearl River Delta mega metropolitan region. Including the large cities of Shenzhen and Guangzhou, more than 22 million … Read more

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MYCON General Contractors Completes Office/Warehouse Buildings in Coppell, Texas

DALLAS, Texas – MYCON General Contractors has completed construction of two office/warehouse buildings, representing a combined 568,185 square feet of space, located in Prologis Park 121 in Dallas, Texas. Building 3 is a 424,800-square-foot with 36-foot clear heights, 84 dock doors and four at grade, drive-in ramps. Building 6 is a 144,465-square-foot build-to-suit office/warehouse facility for an international logistics service provider. Prologis Park 121 is a 1.4-million-square-foot master-planned park situated on 110 acres located off the intersection of SH 121 and Freeport Parkway. Construction began in September 2016 and was completed in June 2017. Meinhardt & Associates Architects, P.L.L.C was … Read more

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Continuing Beautification of The Bronx with Modern, Timeless Design

UA Builders Group is developing a new residential redevelopment project located at 770 E. 214th Street in the Bronx, New York, awarded by Propco Holdings. The four-story building boasts 8,030 square feet of space and a modern, yet timeless design that reflects the character of the surrounding neighborhood. It is located in the heart of the Williamsbridge neighborhood which is situated in the north-central part of the Bronx. The East 214th Street property’s smaller four-story size fits well with the neighborhood’s low-rise/low-density housing character. Project details: • Address: 770 E. 214th • Lot size: 8,030 sq. feet • Floors: 10 … Read more

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Construction to Begin on Norfolk IKEA this Fall

NORFOLK, Va. — Swedish home furnishings store IKEA hopes to break ground on its new Hampton Roads location this fall. The company announced its plans to open the 331,000-square-foot Norfolk, Virginia store last year. The company had initially planned to begin construction as early as this spring, but ran into unexpected development issues. Because the land backs up to a reservoir, IKEA will build a parking facility and elevate the site for underground stormwater retention. IKEA has said the store is expected to support about 500 construction jobs, with 250 jobs in the store once it opens, which is scheduled … Read more

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