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It took less than three years to finish the Museum of the Bible. Call it a veritable construction miracle.

When the Museum of the Bible opens to the public Saturday, it will be the culmination of several years of work — though the architects and contractors say it easily could have taken twice as long to complete. While a typical museum takes 10 to 12.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Construction boom producing jobs as far as the eye can see

Economists call it the virtuous cycle. Those two words describe the boom in construction that is both supercharging the city's economy and vexing anyone trying to navigate New York. The years 2016,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 30th, 2017

Five things to know about UC Davis"s new art museum

University of California Davis will debut its $30 million Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art this weekend, two-and-a-half years after Whiting-Turner Co. began construction. Here are some other key facts to know about the building: 1. Actual .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2016

Museum of the Bible to use technology to bring the Bible to life

The 430,000-sf Museum of the Bible is currently under construction in Washington, D.C., and when completed, will provide visitors with an immersive experience teaching the history, narrative, and impact of the Bible. The eight-story building will feature .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 8th, 2016

Caterpillar CEO Leaves Heir to Finish Navigating Commodity Rout

Caterpillar Inc.'s Doug Oberhelman will retire after 41 years at the largest maker of construction and mining equipment, leaving his replacement to finish the job of steering through a commodities slump......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsOct 17th, 2016

I-69, 610 West Loop interchange reconstruction to begin early next year

The Texas Department of Transportation's $259 million reconstruction of the interchange connecting Interstate 69 to the 610 West Loop near the Galleria will take five years to complete with construction starting in February. The interchange, which.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 54 min. ago

Nebraska Okays TransCanada Keystone XL on Alternate Route

TransCanada (TRP) will take an official call regarding construction and completion of .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nyt19 hr. 54 min. ago

When one restaurant is a bad bet, but dozens spell success

Two years before Downtown Brooklyn's City Point mall was expected to open, but after construction had already begun, the developer decided to rethink the 70,000-square-foot lower level. The plan had... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 19th, 2017

The Museum of the Bible opens in Washington, DC

WHEN plans for the Museum of the Bible, whi.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistNov 17th, 2017

Will They Find Alien Life? Scientists Try To Phone E.T.

Scientists made an extremely long-distance call to try to find alien life, but it could be 25 years before they find out whether anyone’s on the other.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 16th, 2017

NGT to take call on lifting construction ban in NCR today

On November 14, the NGT had expressed concern over the high pollution level, terming it as an 'environmental and health emergency'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

The $500 million Museum of the Bible, founded by the Hobby Lobby president who"s embroiled in a "looted" artifacts scandal, is set to open — here"s what it"s like

The $500 million Museum of the Bible, founded by the Hobby Lobby president who"s embroiled in a "looted" artifacts scandal, is set to open — here"s what it"s like.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2017

Christian Hobby Lobby Opens Bible Museum After Stealing Middle East History

The Museum of the Bible has been surrounded by controversy......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 16th, 2017

Hobby Lobby owner who fought birth control at the Supreme Court unveils new $500 million "Museum of the Bible" in DC

Museum of the Bible A $500 million, 430,000-square-foot museum focusing on the history and cultural significance of .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2017

NGT to take call on lifting construction ban in NCR tomorrow

On November 14, the NGT had expressed concern over the high pollution level, terming it as an 'environmental and health emergency'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

Hobby Lobby scion"s biblical relics face a reckoning

Steve Green’s collection of antiquities is tainted by allegations of smuggling. It was once headed for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., which his family helped build and which opens Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2017

Hobby Lobby scion spent millions on biblical relics, and then came a reckoning

Steve Green’s collection of antiquities is tainted by allegations of smuggling. It was once headed for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., which his family helped build and which opens Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2017

Hobby lobby scion spent millions on biblical relics---then came a reckoning

Steve Green’s collection of antiquities is tainted by allegations of smuggling. It was once headed for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., which his family helped build and which opens Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 14th, 2017

Hobby Lobby Scion Spent Millions on Biblical Relics---Then Came a Reckoning

Steve Green’s collection of antiquities is tainted by allegations of smuggling. It was once headed for the Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C., which his family helped build and which opens Friday......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 14th, 2017

10 Hazards of Divorcing When You’re Older

"Gray divorce" is soaring as baby boomer couples call it quits in record numbers. Here's what you need to know before you head to splitsville in your golden years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 13th, 2017

Costume businesses are being left behind by the film and TV boom

Unless a holiday miracle occurs, the city's oldest costume-rental business might shut its doors in the spring. For the past 10 years, Helen Uffner Vintage Clothing, a film, TV and Broadway fixture... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 13th, 2017