DowDuPont project managers share success behind $6 bn US Gulf Coast Investment

Posted June 15, 2018 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Construction, Construction News, Downstream, Energy, Engineering, Financial, Natural Gas, Petrochemical, Valuation

Posted on Jun 14, 2018 - by Heather Doyle, Petrochemical  Update Dow Chemical has delivered a successful U.S. Gulf Coast investment program and will take lessons learned in efficient construction, capital effectiveness, costs and quality as the company looks to invest further, company executives said. Three Dow Chemical leaders who... Read More »

New timeline revealed for $1.5B Texas Medical Center expansion

Posted April 26, 2018 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Engineering, Financial, Infrastructure

  TMC3 is expected to break ground in 2019 and be completed in 2022. By Jack Witthaus  – Reporter, Houston Business Journal Apr 23, 2018, 2:57pm   The Texas Medical Center Corp., which operates the largest medical center in the world, has unveiled an updated timeline on its potentially $1.5 billion expansion for... Read More »

Anadarko receives government approval for Mozambique’s first onshore LNG project

Posted March 7, 2018 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Construction, Construction News, Deepwater, Energy, Engineering, Financial, Maritime, Oil, Onshore, Petrochemical, Pipeline, Transportation

The Government of Mozambique has officially approved Anadarko’s development plans for the Golfinho-Atum Field in which the company will oversee the country’s first onshore LNG development. BOMBOMAN By Jen Para  – Web producer, Houston Business Journal Mar 5, 2018, 7:52am The Woodlands-based Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: APC) is moving forward with its onshore project in Mozambique... Read More »

OPEC secretary general speaks of market patience

Posted February 14, 2018 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Construction, Deepwater, Downstream, Energy, Engineering, Financial, FPSO, Maritime, Midstream, Natural Gas, Offshore, Oil, Onshore, Petrochemical, Pipeline, Suppliers, Transportation, Upstream, Valuation

By Daniel J. Graeber  |  Feb. 14, 2018 at 9:27 AM - UPI News It's a long-term game, the secretary general said in his opening remarks at a conference in Riyadh. Feb. 14 (UPI) -- While pointing to emerging optimism in the energy markets, OPEC's secretary general said Wednesday that any focus on stability... Read More »

Phillips 66, Enbridge partner on Texas pipeline

Posted December 11, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Energy, Engineering, Financial, Infrastructure, Oil, Onshore, Pipeline, Transportation

Greg Garland, CEO of Phillips 66 Jimmy Moreland/HBJ By Olivia Pulsinelli – Senior web editor, Houston Business Journal Dec 11, 2017 Houston-based Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) and Canada-based Enbridge Inc. (NYSE: ENB) are planning to build a pipeline from the Permian Basin in West Texas to the Gulf Coast. The... Read More »

Austin engineering co. buys Sugar Land structural engineering firm

Posted November 27, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Engineering, Financial, Infrastructure, Valuation

Photo by: BRIAN SHOFNER Will Schnier is CEO of Big Red Dog Engineering and Consulting. By Jan Buchholz – Senior Staff Writer, Austin Business Journal Austin-based Big Red Dog Engineering and Consulting continues to grow with the acquisition of MSP Engineering Group PLLC, a structural engineering firm based in Sugar... Read More »

AIA Releases New Architect Commissioning Document

Posted November 15, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Engineering, Financial

PETER FABRIS, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR - Building Design + Construction It will be used with the standard form for owner/consultant contracts.   The American Institute of Architects has released AIA Document C203 – 2017 Standard Form of Consultant’s Services: Commissioning. C203-2017 replaces B211-2007, Standard Form of Architect’s Services: Commissioning. The form... Read More »

Tellurian makes $15B deal for engineering and construction of flagship LNG project

Posted November 13, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Construction, Construction News, Energy, Engineering, Financial, Infrastructure, Midstream, Natural Gas, Oil, Pipeline

By Joshua Mann Houston Business Journal Nov 13, 2017 Meg Gentle is the president and CEO of Tellurian Inc. Chris Curry, Maria Lysaker   Houston-based Tellurian Inc. (Nasdaq: TELL) has awarded Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals Inc. — the Houston-based subsidiary of California-based Bechtel Corp. — a collection of four... Read More »

Texas Seeks $61B in Fed. Funding to ‘Future Proof’ Before Next Great Storm

Posted November 10, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Engineering, Financial, Transportation, Valuation

ENR Texas & Louisiana 2017-11-09 Associated Press COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas is lobbying the federal government for $61 billion for infrastructure improvements after Hurricane Harvey's destruction, arguing that the staggering amount is necessary to "future proof" before the next great storm.Whether Congress will oblige is anyone's guess. The... Read More »

Technology is Making Construction Safer: Here’s How

Posted November 7, 2017 by Silvia Zurita in Business, Business Valuation, Commercial, Construction, Construction News, Energy, Engineering, Uncategorized

Posted September 27, 2017 by Fat Finger & filed under Technology news. Technology is constantly improving our lives including making construction safer. People working at construction sites are exposed to a variety of risks. This includes the risk of electrocution due to bad wiring, the risk of slips and falls,... Read More »