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  • Word-of-the-Month: Integrated Project Delivery

    Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) is an approach to teamwork as well as a contractual production method that integrates owners, designers, contractors, engineers, facility managers, systems suppliers, and the best industry practices into one highly-collaborative process. It harnesses the talents, experience, and perspectives of all   the participants early in the.. More

    3 Aug 2017 |
  • Finance & Commerce Top Projects of 2016: Custom House

    POSTED July 27, 2017 BY FINANCE & COMMERCE By Frank Jossi The 750,000-square-foot Custom House is the result of an ambitious renovation of the Eugene McCarthy Post Office building in downtown St. Paul into a hotel and apartments. Exeter Group Principal Thomas Nelson said the project faced three enormous challenges... More

    31 Jul 2017 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Guy-line

    A guy-line is a tensioned wire cable used to support and stabilize large construction cranes. It diagonally connects the top of the crane’s mast to the end of its horizontal boom. The lines counterbalance the crane and allow it to withstand heavy loads while resisting the effects of wind. If.. More

    3 Jul 2017 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Pediment

    A pediment is a decorative element used to crown a door, window, or monument. It is most commonly found in classical, neoclassical, and baroque architecture. Pediments often consist of a portico, apex, gable, tympanum, cornice, entablature, and relief sculptures. Portico – roof or entrance supported by columns Apex – tip,.. More

    5 Jun 2017 |
  • Finance & Commerce Announces Top Projects of 2016

    POSTED MAY 16, 2017 BY FINANCE & COMMERCE A new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings football team and a corporate headquarters near Lake Superior are among the Top Projects of 2016 honorees announced Tuesday by Finance & Commerce. The U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis and the 11-story Maurices headquarters.. More

    19 May 2017 |