Owners, Developers & Managers / Design-Build - July 15-28, 2014

PWC celebrates 22nd annual golf outing at Elmwood Country Club
Golf + networking = great combo. Such was the enthusiastic consensus of the participants at the 22nd annual all-day golf outing hosted by Professional Women ...

07-29-2014 - PWC to hold next Transportation Forum
On July 29th, from 8 to 10 a.m., Professional Women In Construction (PWC) will present its annual "Transportation Forum: Regional Update - Transportation Chiefs Outline ...

AIANY honored for advocacy efforts by AIA National
By: Lance Jay Brown, FAIA At this year's AIA National Convention in Chicago, AIANY was recognized for its advocacy efforts. The Post Sandy Initiative received the ...

ACEC New York installs new officers and directors for 2014
The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC New York) inducted a new slate of officers and directors at the association's Annual Meeting ...

09-21-2014 - ACEC New York Calendar of Events
September 21-23 Fall Conference Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Cortland, NY For more information, please visit www.acecny.org ...

Greater New York IREM's holds Annual Golf Outing on June 26th
The Greater New York Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM)held their Annual Golf Outing on Thursday, June 26th at Harbor Links Country ...

08-07-2014 - BOMA NY to hold Boston Marathon Bombings case study
Even though the rogue terrorist act of last April 15th that has become known as the Boston Marathon Bombings occurred more than 200 miles from ...

09-24-2014 - BOMA/New York Calendar of Events
September 24 Response & Recovery Seminar Time: 8 - 10:30 a.m. Location: Club 101, 101 Park Ave. at 40th St., N.Y.C. Contact: Mary Ellen Sorgente at mary@bomany.com or (212) ...

Project of the Month: Roswell Park Cancer Institute Clinical Science Center tops off: 142,000 s/f facility designed by FXFOWLE
The final steel beam has been set in place on the Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) Clinical Sciences Center, a new 142,000 s/f facility on ...

Hines celebrates topping off of 30-story 7 Bryant Park Tower; Joined by project team: Pacolet Milliken, J.P. Morgan, Turner and CBRE
On June 27th, Hines (www.hines.com), Pacolet Milliken, J.P. Morgan Asset Management on behalf of its institutional investors, Turner Construction Co. and building leasing agent CBRE ...

PROCON begins foundation work for Brightview Tarrytown; A $16.6 million senior housing project
The foundations are being placed for Brightview Tarrytown, a new senior living community located at the corner of Old White Plains Rd. and Benedict Ave. ...

Brownstoner, BFC and Goldman Sach holds ribbon cutting for $30 million adaptive reuse project: 1000 Dean Street
Brownstoner Media, BFC Partners and the Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group have opened 1000 Dean St. After a two-year gut renovation designed by Selldorf Architects, ...

Commercial energy management software meets building intelligence, energy solutions and the smart grid
Since the 1980s, waves of innovative energy efficient equipment have rolled through commercial real estate. The initial thrust focused on retrofitting such big-ticket assets as ...

The evolution of Midtown Manhattan: Area is changing into a bustling 24/7 neighborhood
Midtown is an area of infinite change, over the past decade the center of Manhattan has transformed into numerous micro-neighborhoods catering to the evolving needs ...

Commercial real estate appraisers must keep pace with green initiatives in New York City
As a commercial real estate appraiser and the only one in New York City with a LEED-AP, I have long been both a proponent of ...

Closing the deal with multicultural clients: Educating staff to communicate/negotiate effectively
Why do multicultural clients have the tendency to continue negotiations even after a contract or lease has been signed? It's a great question that many ...

Executive of the Month: Barone, president of IVI International: The go-to guy for banks that want assurance for their commercial real estate loans
With millions of dollars on the line, it's no surprise that banks want some assurances when it comes to the commercial real estate loans they ...

Real estate relationships: The end of RFP - giving way for a new, smarter, streamlined process
The RFP, formerly the cumbersome and convoluted process for project owners to find building professionals for their jobs, is now giving way to a smarter, ...

Preserving your Article 27 contract rights
Article 27 of the N.Y.C. Standard Construction Contract (city contract), provides a procedure for resolving most (not all) disputes regarding city projects. The procedure is ...

Professional Profile: Barbara Armand, 2014
Name: Barbara Armand Title: President Company: Armand Corporation Location: 1001 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 1105, New York, N.Y. 10018 Birthplace: Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Education: B.A. Mathematics/Natural ...

Professional Profile: Don Pannone, 2014
Name: Don Pannone Title: Senior Project Manager Company: SWBR Architects Location: Rochester, N.Y. Birthplace: Rochester, N.Y. Education: Associates degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology at Monroe Community College First job outside ...

Professional Profile: Tim Rizzo, 2014
Name: Tim Rizzo Title: Sales Agent Company: Halstead Property Development Marketing Location: New York, N.Y. Birthplace: California Education: Bachelor of arts, University of California, Berkeley First job outside of real ...

Professional Profile: Jay Ticer, 2014
Name: Jay Ticer Title: Senior Associate, Director of Medical Equipment Planning - NY Company: Shen Milsom & Wilke Location: New York, N.Y. Birthplace: Fort Belvoir, VA Education: United States Army ...

Sherwood Equities tops out condo development - 500 West 21st Street; Architect is KPF; Gardens created by Rees Roberts + Partners
Developer Sherwood Equities has topped out its new condo development, 500 West 21st St., situated adjacent to the High Line in West Chelsea. "The level ...

Idesco Corp. appoints Perlow as new VP of sales
Idesco Corp. appointed a new addition to its executive team by naming Michael Perlow as its new VP of sales. In this new role, Perlow ...

Stoltz joins HOK to lead New York consulting practice
HOK has hired Adam Stoltz to lead its N.Y. consulting practice. He was previously a practice leader delivering real estate and portfolio strategy, workplace, and ...

Related Rentals and Abington Properties' Abington House on the High Line is more than 50% leased
In three months since Related Rentals and Abington Properties launched Abington House on the High Line, its most architecturally significant residential rental building designed by ...

Company of the Month: Construction & Realty Services Company: Offers a one-stop shopping package for any construction project
As Matt Caruso sits behind his desk on Long Island, he points to the cover of the Construction & Realty Services Company (CRSG) brochure and ...

MAP and Associated Blind HDFC break ground on $38 million building upgrade
Magnusson Architecture and Planning (MAP) and Associated Blind Housing Development Fund Corp. (Associated Blind HDFC) broke ground on a $38 million building upgrade at Selis ...

Beningson joins Parsons Brinckerhoff N.Y.C. team
Marc Beningson has been named communications, security, and control systems manager in the N.Y.C. office of Parsons Brinckerhoff. In his new position, he is responsible ...

Geier of FXFOWLE recognized with Interior Design HIP Award
FXFOWLE's managing partner Guy Geier, FAIA, FIIDA, LEED has been named an Industry Champion in the inaugural Interior Design Honoring Industry People (HIP) Awards. HIP ...

O'Brien named president of LCOR
LCOR, a fully-integrated real estate company specializing in property development, investment and management, announced today that its COO, Thomas O'Brien, a 30-year veteran of the ...