We check in with our GOLD Sponsor, Aggreko – Dave Franks

December 15, 2015 How has the construction boom in New York affected Aggreko? We have seen a positive impact on our Business . Through new product introductions in the rental market (Natural Gas generators), we have been able to assist our customers in positioning themselves to win projects that have higher emission concerns or are […]

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Interview with Michael J. Squarzini, P.E., LEED AP – Thornton Tomasetti

December 12, 2015 Is there a skills gap in the construction industry? If so, what efforts are being made to combat this? We don’t believe there is a skills gap in the industry. We do believe there is an innovation gap, and we need to transform our industry through innovation. Where is New York when […]

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Interview with Jay Simson, CAE, the President of the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York)

December 11, 2015 Why do you think New York’s construction industry is doing so well at the moment? In 2015, the design and construction business is strong but still fragile on the public sector side. The overall state of the economy and confidence by private developers is key to success. Low interest rates make borrowing […]

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Exhibitor Profile: TSC Training Academy

November 10, 2015 Established in 2008, TSC Training Academy, LLC, a Woman Business Enterprise certified by New York State, has been providing safety-training services since 1996 under their parent company Total Safety Consulting (TSC). TSCTA operates throughout the country with their main training facility located in Long Island City, Queens and satellite locations in New […]

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An exclusive article from our partner: NYSAFAH

November 9, 2015 Affordable housing is a growing issue nationwide, as more people flock to cities and put more pressure on local housing markets. In coming years, cities across the country will need to to ramp up construction in order to provide the safe, affordable homes millions of Americans need. The New York State Association […]

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Speaker Update | Steven Plate of WTC Construction Group and PANY

September 3, 2015 Steve is currently serving as Deputy Chief of Capital Planning / Director of World Trade Center Construction. Steve has served as the Director since 2006. Prior to his selection as Director, Steve served as Deputy Director from 2004. Steven grew up and has deep roots in the New York and New Jersey […]

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