Project Spotlight http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Explore the Perot Museum of Nature and Science Project http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/explore-perot-museum-nature-and-science-project <div class="node-body gallery-body">A project team helps construct a museum in downtown Dallas that serves as a living science lesson</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/explore-perot-museum-nature-and-science-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/explore-perot-museum-nature-and-science-project#comments Project Spotlight Galleries Contractor Design Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:00:00 +0000 48201 at http://ecmweb.com Electricians Rewire Historic Library to Meet Future Power Needs http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/electricians-rewire-historic-library-meet-future-power-needs <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 100 years ago, the St. Louis Public Library’s Central Branch celebrated its grand opening.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/electricians-rewire-historic-library-meet-future-power-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/electricians-rewire-historic-library-meet-future-power-needs#comments Project Spotlight Silver Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:42:00 +0000 48851 at http://ecmweb.com Salt Lake City Light Rail Project Connects Airport with Downtown http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/salt-lake-city-light-rail-project-connects-airport-downtown <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Salt Lake City-bound travelers can now land at the airport, jump on a light rail train, and venture to the heart of the city. By building a 6.2-mile extension, the construction team created a new gateway to downtown.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/salt-lake-city-light-rail-project-connects-airport-downtown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/salt-lake-city-light-rail-project-connects-airport-downtown#comments Project Spotlight Silver Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:42:00 +0000 47811 at http://ecmweb.com High-Rise Towers Meet Increasing Demand for Multi-Family Housing http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/high-rise-towers-meet-increasing-demand-multi-family-housing <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The economic downturn has made it challenging, if not downright impossible, for some Americans to secure a loan for a single-family home. As such, more tenants are migrating from the suburbs to urban areas, fueling a demand for high-rise, multi-family housing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/high-rise-towers-meet-increasing-demand-multi-family-housing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/high-rise-towers-meet-increasing-demand-multi-family-housing#comments Project Spotlight Silver Tue, 20 May 2014 18:13:00 +0000 46251 at http://ecmweb.com Data Center Features Flexible Design and Power Options http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/data-center-features-flexible-design-and-power-options <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many of today’s data centers are built on the fast track. Some projects convert old abandoned industrial sites into new sophisticated technology centers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/data-center-features-flexible-design-and-power-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/data-center-features-flexible-design-and-power-options#comments Energy Efficiency Project Spotlight Design Silver Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:57:00 +0000 44621 at http://ecmweb.com Kansas State University Expands Bill Snyder Family Stadium http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/kansas-state-university-expands-bill-snyder-family-stadium <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the clock ticking, a construction team had eight months to complete the largest athletic project in the history of Kansas State University — the West Side Expansion of the Bill Snyder Family Stadium. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/kansas-state-university-expands-bill-snyder-family-stadium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/kansas-state-university-expands-bill-snyder-family-stadium#comments Project Spotlight Silver Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:31:00 +0000 43061 at http://ecmweb.com Chobani Builds World’s Largest Yogurt Plant http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/chobani-builds-world-s-largest-yogurt-plant <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>At a million square feet, the world&rsquo;s largest yogurt plant would have taken two years to complete on a traditional construction cycle. Through a design-build, hyper-track approach, however, Chobani, Inc. constructed its new $450-million plant in Twin Falls, Idaho, in just 10 months.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/chobani-builds-world-s-largest-yogurt-plant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/chobani-builds-world-s-largest-yogurt-plant#comments Project Spotlight Contractor Silver Tue, 18 Feb 2014 18:59:00 +0000 41471 at http://ecmweb.com Mitsubishi Builds Turbine Assembly Plant in Georgia http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/mitsubishi-builds-turbine-assembly-plant-georgia <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A 110-acre tract of land neighboring Savannah, Ga., is now home to Mitsubishi Power Systems America’s (MPSA) first turbine manufacturing and repair facility outside of Japan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/mitsubishi-builds-turbine-assembly-plant-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/mitsubishi-builds-turbine-assembly-plant-georgia#comments Project Spotlight Silver Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:08:00 +0000 40111 at http://ecmweb.com Naval Hospital Project Raises Bar on Safety and Productivity http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/naval-hospital-project-raises-bar-safety-and-productivity <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In today’s fast-paced electrical construction industry, it’s not often a project is completed six months ahead of schedule and with no lost time incidents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/naval-hospital-project-raises-bar-safety-and-productivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/naval-hospital-project-raises-bar-safety-and-productivity#comments Project Spotlight Silver Sun, 15 Dec 2013 17:05:00 +0000 38791 at http://ecmweb.com Natural History Museum is Heart of New Kansas City Development http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/natural-history-museum-heart-new-kansas-city-development <div class="field-byline"> By Amy Fischbach, Freelance Writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The American Museum of Natural History will soon have a home in the Heartland in Overland Park, Kan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/natural-history-museum-heart-new-kansas-city-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/project-spotlight/natural-history-museum-heart-new-kansas-city-development#comments Project Spotlight Silver Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:14:00 +0000 37411 at http://ecmweb.com