This West Coast city just overtook Seattle as the "crane capital" of the US

From Los Angeles to Seattle, metros along the coast have a total of 144 construction cranes, down from 151 six months ago......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2020

West Coast"s largest crane barge arrives to give Colman Dock project a 1,000-ton lift

A Seattle company, Pacific Pile & Marine, acquired the crane and retrofitted it to do the work necessary to rebuild Colman Dock......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

Ad agency Wongdoody expands to NYC

West Coast ad agency WongDoody has opened a new office in Manhattan. The Seattle-based company, which was recently purchased by Infosys Ltd. (NYSE: INFY) for $75 million, said its New York City office is "well on its way to winning business" acr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

Crane Watch update: New projects pitched for north, west, downtown San Jose as developers" views of city remain optimistic

Local commercial real estate brokers and researchers believe downtown San Jose is a submarket to watch this year and is beginning to fire on all cylinders, but developers in recent months have also pitched large office projects in the northern and we.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2020

California City Votes to Shut Crucial Port to U.S. Coal Exports

Several West Coast cities have prohibited shipping coal through their ports (Bloomberg)—A critical route for American coal exports to Asia is drying up after yet another U.S. port city passed a la.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJan 15th, 2020

Veggie Grill, the West Coast-based vegan restaurant with a huge following, just opened its first location in New York City. Here"s what it"s like to eat there.

Erin McDowell/Business Insider Veggie Grill opened its first location in Irvine, California, in 2006. Readers of VegNews voted Veggie Grill their favorite vegan chain in 2016, 2017, and 2018, and it has developed a huge following on the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 23rd, 2019

Center City behavioral health startup lands $7.5M in Series A round

Center City startup NeuroFlow raised a $7.5 million Series A round from a mix of local and West Coast, as the company aims to expand both its team and its behavioral health platform. The funding, led by San Francisco-based firm VC Builders, brings N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

California is choking coal miners" shipping routes to Asia

Richmond is only the latest West Coast city to fight back against coal passing through the region......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 3rd, 2019

Madison is best "untapped" city for startups

Ask where the best U.S. cities are to launch a startup, and most people will think of someplace on the coast. But go beyond the obvious venture capital hubs, and one Wisconsin city rises to the top, according to a new report. The city of Madison â€.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 28th, 2019

Alaska Air Group eyes new jet order and dividend hike after profit surges, debt cuts

The Seattle-based airline, the West Coast's the largest carrier, has positioned itself for talks with aircraft manufacturers almost perfectly, giving it multiple options as it shops......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2019

Seattle, Tacoma port leaders urge Trump to end trade disputes

Representatives from ports of Seattle and Tacoma joined four other West Coast ports Monday in writing a letter to President Donald Trump to ask that he end the trade war with China and "create a level playing field for America businesses." Port .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 23rd, 2019

Jones on the fast track as business booms in leasing sector

By Linda O’Flanagan West Coast transplant Emily Jones is blazing her own trail selling New York City to tomorrow’s tenants. In just eight short years, she’s.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklySep 12th, 2019

Air Italy deal with Alaska Airlines may bring more Italians to Seattle, Portland

Air Italy Chief Operating Officer Rossen Dimitrov said his airline will add 10 new destinations to its network on the West Coast through a deal with Alaska Airlines......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 14th, 2019

Seattle-based Charlie"s Produce acquires Los Angeles food distributor

Charlie's Produce, the Seattle-based employee-owned produce company, continued its growth along the West Coast with the acquisition of Better Life Organics, the company announced Tuesday. The addition and consolidation of the Los Angeles-based Better.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2019

NYC ranks third on global city salary ranking

Looking for a bump in salary and lifestyle? Then try San Francisco. The U.S. west coast city has soared up the rankings to dislodge Zurich for the highest salaries and disposable income after rent,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2019

Which Major West Coast City Is Being Overwhelmed By Rats, Drugs, Crime, Garbage Piles, & Homeless Hordes?

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Can you name the major west coast city that has become a rotting, decaying hellhole and is being completely overwhelmed by rats, drugs, crim.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 22nd, 2019

Rise in Seattle construction facing scrutiny after deadly crane collapse

Four people were killed Saturday when a construction crane collapsed in Seattle. The city has almost 60 active cranes, the most in the nation. A growing tech workforce is fueling the building boom. Janet Shamlian reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2019

San Francisco, Los Angeles, & Seattle: 3 Formerly Beautiful West Coast Cities Have Become Hellholes

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Once upon a time, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Seattle were three of the most beautiful c.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2019

110-year-old Cincinnati company buys Seattle

A Cincinnati company that has provided services for expositions, conventions and corporate events for more than 100 years has acquired two West Coast firms. Fern Exposition and Event Services LLC, founded in 1909, announced Monday that it purchas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2019

Why Charlotte ranks among best places for real estate agents in new analysis

While West Coast cities dominate a new study of the best places in the U.S. for real estate agents, the Queen City is one of two Southeastern markets to make it high on the list......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2018

Head tax sends waves down the West Coast as the fight continues in Seattle

Business leaders are fighting Seattle’s new head tax, collecting signatures to send the measure to the ballot. Meanwhile, Tacoma and Bellevue see opportunity......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2018