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reuters.com - EU urges Israel to stop settlement construction after new tenders
EU urges Israel to stop settlement construction after new tenders
Reuters

Oct 25 (Reuters) - The European Union on Monday called on Israel to halt settlement construction and not go ahead with tenders for about 1,300 new settlement homes in the occupied West Bank that were announced over the weekend. 'Settlements are…

theonion.com - dschiff - Construction Finally Complete On Canal Connecting Chemical Runoff With Mississippi River
Construction Finally Complete On Canal Connecting Chemical Runoff With Mississippi River
The Onion

BATON ROUGE, LA—Celebrating the finished project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony, federal officials announced Monday that construction was finally complete on a canal connecting chemical runoff with the Mississippi River. “After 20…

digitaljournal.com - Thomas Herd - Vista Construction & Remodeling: The premier destination for residential or commercial construction in Miami
Vista Construction & Remodeling: The premier destination for residential or commercial construction in Miami
Digital Journal Inc

Photo courtesy Vista Construction & Remodeling Opinions expressed by Digital Journal contributors are their own. While categorically, Miami has always been known as a destination for vacation, nightlife and its beaches, over the last year and half…

thebusinessjournal.com - Virtual jobs available in construction industry
Virtual jobs available in construction industry
The Business Journal

Image by Joseph Mucira from Pixabay published on October 25, 2021 - 3:31 PM Written by The Business Journal Staff Over the course of the pandemic, people in various roles and industries shifted to working from home — office workers, customer…

wymt.com - Cory Sanning - Crews begin construction on Rowland Acres Industrial Park
Crews begin construction on Rowland Acres Industrial Park
WYMT

Published: Oct. 25, 2021 at 9:24 PM EDT|Updated: 1 hour ago LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - Construction crews began work on Monday to transform 180 acres of farm land into what will become Laurel County's largest industrial park. “When you convert a…

clickorlando.com - Penny De La Cruz - SR-408 ramp, nearby roads to close overnight for construction
SR-408 ramp, nearby roads to close overnight for construction
WKMG

CENTRAL FLORIDA – The State Road 408 ramp, along with surrounding roads, will be closed overnight due to a sign replacement construction project. The road closures will occur from Monday, Oct. 25 to Thursday, Oct. 28. [TRENDING: Florida…

frontiersin.org - Identity Selection and the Social Construction of Birthdays
Identity Selection and the Social Construction of Birthdays
Frontiers

In the United States today, about 98% of births take place at hospitals. The exact timing of such births is very carefully documented. But in 1900, virtually all U.S. births took place at home, often without any formal medical supervision…

forbes.com - Levent Künzi - Council Post: NFT In The Real Estate Industry: Short-Term Trend Or An Investment In The Future?
Council Post: NFT In The Real Estate Industry: Short-Term Trend Or An Investment In The Future?
Forbes

Levent Künzi is Co-Founder and CEO of Properti, a tech-driven real estate company dedicated to modernizing residential real estate in Europe. The coronavirus pandemic taught us one thing in particular — some things come completely…

constructionnews.co.uk - Contributor - Co-ordination required to reduce construction's grim suicide rate
Co-ordination required to reduce construction's grim suicide rate
Construction News Specialists Awards

Dr M May Seitanidi is a reader in strategy at Kent Business School, University of Kent Males working in the construction industry are at particular risk of suicide, representing the UK's highest occupational risk group for years now. The highest…

reuters.com - Timothy Gardner - Dominion, Siemens Gamesa plan Virginia offshore wind power hub
Dominion, Siemens Gamesa plan Virginia offshore wind power hub
Reuters

Oct 25 (Reuters) - U.S. power utility Dominion Energy and Spanish turbine maker Siemens Gamesa said on Monday they will build the first U.S. factory to make blades for offshore wind power, part of plans to make a regional supply hub for the…

constructionnews.co.uk - Spending Review: what construction wants from the chancellor this week
Spending Review: what construction wants from the chancellor this week
Construction News Specialists Awards

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is set to unveil his Budget and Spending Review this week, outlining key UK Government expenditure plans Information about investment in regional transport schemes has already been trailed ahead of the formal announcement…

reuters.com - World Fund climate VC fund aims to raise 350 mln euros for green startups
World Fund climate VC fund aims to raise 350 mln euros for green startups
Reuters

BERLIN, Oct 26 (Reuters) - A recently launched climate technology fund, which says its mission is to solve the problem of climate change, aims to raise a total of 350 million euros ($407 million) to invest in startups whose innovations could avert…

gcaptain.com - Siemens Gamesa to Construct First US Offshore Wind Turbine Blade Facility in Virginia
Siemens Gamesa to Construct First US Offshore Wind Turbine Blade Facility in Virginia
Unofficial Networks LLC

Spain-based wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa will open the United States' first offshore wind turbine blade facility at the Portsmouth Marine Terminal in Virginia. Viriginia Governor Ralph Northam announced the agreement during a launching…

prnewswire.com - SilverCrest Metals Inc. - SilverCrest Las Chispas Project Construction Remains on Schedule and Budget
SilverCrest Las Chispas Project Construction Remains on Schedule and Budget
PR Newswire

Construction Remains on Schedule – At the end of the third quarter of 2021 ('Q3, 2021'), overall construction progress at Las Chispas was 54% complete compared to an overall scheduled completion of 48%. Construction continued to progress…

nation.com.pk - Our Staff Reporter - CM Murad approves construction of KN Shah-Kandiaro Bridge on River Indus
CM Murad approves construction of KN Shah-Kandiaro Bridge on River Indus
The Nation

KARACHI - The Sindh government has decided to construct a bridge on River Indus to provide a direct link between Khairpur Nathan Shah and Kandiaro to improve traffic flows between the two major cities and the surrounding areas. This was disclosed…

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