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Oct 16, 2017

A bill designed to increase investment in energy storage systems, which are essential to a more efficient and cost-effective national electrical grid, has been introduced in the U.S. Senate by Martin Heinrich.

Oct 16, 2017

Structural work is continuing on one of the most historic buildings in Clayton, New Mexico.

“This is a building that has been in dire need of updating for quite some time,” says Stacy Diller, superintendent of the Clayton Municipal Schools, of the work going on at the Clayton High School. 

Sep 29, 2017

For decades, music and dance lovers from around New Mexico and the larger region of the west made their way to the famous Caravan East Night Club.

Sep 21, 2017

How much is the Socorro Independent School District growing?

Consider this: just a little over a decade ago, the district, which includes the cities of Socorro and Horizon, as well as parts of East El Paso, had an enrollment of a little over 30,000...

Sep 12, 2017

Music performance offerings this fall at Northern Arizona University will include a jazz ensemble concert; an October tuba performance, named, appropriately enough, Octubafest; and a choral tribute to Veterans Day.

Sep 1, 2017

When Max Grossman walks around downtown El Paso and the city’s barrios he doesn’t just see a wide array of stunning and unique historical structures dating back to the middle 1800s, he sees a way for the city to make money.

Aug 25, 2017

This summer the Newark City Council in New Jersey voted unanimously in favor of raising already in-place impact development fees for home, office, and commercial construction.

Aug 18, 2017

Opened when the Dodgers were still playing in Brooklyn and the number one TV show was I Love Lucy, the McCormick Elementary School defines durability.

Aug 11, 2017

In a city where the population has jumped from less than 500,000 in the 1960s to nearly 700,000 today, it stands to reason that public facilities there would eventually feel the effects of the people boom.

Aug 4, 2017

In Flagstaff, work has been completed on a $30 million apartment complex specifically geared for students at the nearby Northern Arizona University.

The Fremont Station, featuring one, two, four, and five-room units, as well as a clubhouse, pool and two spas, is now accepting tenants in what is expected to be a swift renting out of more than 200 units....

Aug 2, 2017

Contemplating the coming construction of a new dorm, University of Colorado student Serena McKnight remarks, “This is a very good thing.”

Jul 21, 2017

A demand for newer and more apartment units has fueled the national construction industry since the depths of the Great Recession.

Jul 18, 2017

A handsome, but neglected, academic structure on the main Tucson campus of the University of Arizona may finally be getting some long-needed attention.

Jul 7, 2017

Hard-boiled and peeled eggs that make their way to retailers, restaurants, and convenience stores across the country will soon be coming out of a new 120,000 square foot facility in Yuma, Arizona.

Jun 30, 2017

Roughly a decade after the onset of the Great Depression, new home construction nationally is showing signs of life again, with more than 1.1 million units being built last year.

But it’s a tale of two different recoveries, according to a report just released by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University called The State of the Nation’s Housing 2017.

Jun 30, 2017

Mike Billadeau says the idea of constructing what is being billed as the “world’s largest sports park,” did not come overnight.

“I’ve been working on this vision, for lack of a better word, for about five years now,” says Billadeau, who is the executive director of the proposed Rocky Mountain Sports Park.

“But it really took on a life of its own once I started to talk to Ryan Spilborghs about it,” continues Billeadeau.

Jun 20, 2017

“We’re starting around 4 in the morning and finishing up around 9 p.m.,” says Jay Hill of the crop work he and his crew are doing on a sprawling farm site in Berino, New Mexico.

That work at the Wholesome Valley Farms’ expanding operation is anything but easy. But Hill isn’t complaining. “It’s only been about 100 degrees or so the last couple of days,” he laughs.

Hill is the hands-on chief executive officer of Wholesome Valley’s Berino farm, an enterprise drawing praise from around the state and region for transforming a swath of southern New Mexico land from a hopelessly contaminated past into a promising future.

Jun 14, 2017

Bambi Harmon says that the anticipation level grows almost daily.

“We can’t wait to move in,” remarks Harmon of the new engineering building on the main campus of Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, Colorado.

May 26, 2017

The New Mexico construction industry has seen the creation of more than 6,000 new jobs in the last five years.

May 24, 2017

Visitors who come to see the exhibits at the Sharlot Hall Museum in Prescott may think that they are viewing an encompassing representation of Arizona history, but in fact they are only looking at a portion of the museum’s holdings.

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