This week in Construction Blog Highlights:
Case Study: Turner Construction Project Built with Pre-Fab Construction
According to a post on ConstructionDIVE, Turner Construction was the general contractor for Rockefeller University’s East Side Manhattan campus project that will hold a research lab and a conference center when completed in 2018. The building, which consisted of 19 prefabricated modules installed over 19 nights, was erected in New Jersey and then taken apart and shipped up river to New York City to be put together again. Click here to learn more about the planning, organizing and success of this project and how they were able to save time and money by using offsite construction.
Jacob Engineering to Buy CH2M Hill
In a recent brief at ConstructionDIVE, Hallie Busta announced that in an effort to increase its government and infrastructure work, Jacobs Engineering is making moves to buy CH2M Hill Cos. for $2.85B by the end of 2017. Click here to read DIVE’s insight on the deal.