Building & Trades

After plenty of filming within the first week, followed by demolition, they lived within the shell of their house as issues progressed slowly for a couple of weeks—getting some help from her mother and father subsequent door. “When the full crew—I’m speaking 17 vans’ worth—returned for Week 6 in full […]

Social Housing Organization Partners with Investment Solutions Provider, Delivering $3.4 M in Sustainable Building Improvements

Christel Deskins

WoodGreen Community Housing funds building upgrades through utility savings using Efficiency Capital’s innovative investment strategy   TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2020 /CNW/ – Efficiency Capital is creating greener buildings in Toronto, projecting almost $6 million in expected utility savings through sustainable building upgrades for WoodGreen Community Housing, while also improving air […]

Row building once home to nonprofit sells

Christel Deskins

Hail damage repair company pays $1.1M for ex-Dismas site authors William Williams A Music Row building that once accommodated nonprofit Dismas House has sold for $1.1 million. According to sources with information about the transaction, the new owner of the 0.19-acre property at 1513 16th Ave. S. is an entity […]

Boston Consulting Group Publishes New Landmark Strategy Book for Building Sustainable Business Advantage in Challenging Post-COVID Era

Christel Deskins

BOSTON, Oct. 6, 2020­ /PRNewswire/ — According to a new book by three veteran Boston Consulting Group (BCG) senior partners, unprecedented instability and uncertainty are scrambling the traditional playbook that companies have used to compete and succeed in the past 50 years, and a wholesale reimagining is required for sustainable success. […]

Johnson Controls Launches New Flexible Service Offerings for Remote Building Management across Asia Pacific

Christel Deskins

Powered by OpenBlue Digital Technology, New Tiered Offerings Enable Safe and Adaptable Environments SINGAPORE, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) the global leader for smart and sustainable buildings, today announces the launch of a new flexible service suite to its customers in Asia Pacific. The new service suite will leverage […]

Sedgwick Canada launches Building Consulting Division

Christel Deskins

TORONTO, ONT, SEPT. 15, 2020/insPRESS/ – Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, today announced the creation of a new building consulting division in Ontario, Canada. The new building consulting division in Canada is crucial to the continued growth of Sedgwick in the region […]

Lessons on Running Virtual Events From Nonprofit News Organizations Building Online Community and New Revenues

Christel Deskins

(Photo by iStock/vgajic) When COVID-19 began sweeping across the United States, the editors at Scalawag, a nonprofit magazine serving marginalized communities in the American South, knew they needed to convene a forum to help answer readers’ anxious, practical questions. The magazine launched a socially distant series of virtual gatherings called […]

Rescale and Hyundai Motor Group Collaborate to Accelerate Mobility Innovation by Building a Multi-Cloud High Performance Computing Environment

Christel Deskins

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rescale Inc., the leader in enterprise big compute, in cooperation with Hyundai Motors Group, today announced that they are building a multi-cloud high performance computing (HPC) environment for innovating in the smart mobility industry.  This new agile environment will allow researchers to expand capacity […]

If bid is approved by State Finance Council, buyers of historic Woman’s Club building plan to turn the downtown space into an event venue – News – The Topeka Capital-Journal

Christel Deskins

The $535,000 bid placed earlier this month on the historic Woman’s Club of Topeka building was approved Tuesday by the Legislature’s Joint Committee on State Building Construction. The $535,000 bid placed earlier this month on the historic Woman’s Club of Topeka building was approved Tuesday by the Legislature’s Joint Committee […]