Owners, Developers & Managers / Design-Build - January 27-9, 2015

New requirements for Department of Transportation insurance and permit bonds
In November 2014, the Department of Transportation (DOT) made language amendments to permit bonds which can be found in the New York City Highway Rules. ...

Does business intelligence achieve transparency? The full picture and what it all means
My two most prized possessions from 1995, when I started my real estate career, are my HP 12C calculator and the Real Estate Glossary, published ...

In some instances there are no substitutes for well-trained and effective officers
When you report to C-level executives it can be critical to have clear proof that every dollar you are spending makes an impact. And if ...

Professional Profile: Jesse Craig, 2015
Name: Jesse Craig Title: Estimator Company: Trinity Building + Construction Management Location: Wilmington, MA Birthplace: Weymouth, MA Education: BS from Western New England University First job outside of real ...

Professional Profile: Dan Doty, 2015
Name: Dan Doty Title: Managing director Company: Hines Location: New York, N.Y. Birthplace: Houston, Texas Education: Duke University, BA First job outside of real estate: In the mergers & ...

Professional Profile: Michael Vardaro, Esq., LEED AP, 2015
Name: Michael Vardaro, Esq., LEED AP Title: Managing Partner Company: Zetlin & De Chiara LLP Location: New York, N.Y. Birthplace: New York, N.Y. Education: Bachelor of Civil Engineering - ...

Professional Profile: David Warshauer, CPA, CCIFP, 2015
Name: David Warshauer, CPA, CCIFP Title: Audit Partner, Business Success Advisor Company: Grassi & Co. Location: New York, N.Y. Birthplace: Brooklyn, N.Y. Education: I graduated from the University of Buffalo ...

Technology design for higher education: Protecting facilities from obsolescence
Shen Milsom & Wilke is seeing greater demand placed on technology infrastructure across a wide spectrum of educational facilities, from performing arts centers to film ...

New tax legislation: HR 5771's TIPA and ABLE
On December 16th, President Obama signed into law The Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015 (HR 83). Among other things, this law extends the ...

The new age of building monitoring: The strict inspection guidelines of TPPN 10/88
Adjacent property monitoring, anyone in construction or development knows of it and that it is a New York City Building code requirement, but what you ...

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 ...

PWC Holiday Gala honors Valenti, Kwon, and Weiss; 35th annual black tie event held at the yale club
"PWC has evolved, expanded and become an integral and accepted part of the construction industry," said Professional Women in Construction (PWC) executive director Lenore Janis ...

President's message: New leadership for AIANY
Tomas Rossant, AIA With the start of a new year comes new leadership for AIANY. Our 2014 president Lance Jay Brown, FAIA, boldly served our organization ...

01-20-2015 - AIA New York Calendar
January 20 "Is the Vanderbuilt Corridor the Future of East Midtown?" AIA CES: 1 LU 1220 Fifth Ave. (at 103rd St.) New York, N.Y. February 6 2015 AIANY Design ...

Top issues for New York engineering firms in 2015
ACEC New York has confirmed legislative priorities for the upcoming 2015 legislative session. The economic windfall of $5 billion, which will be received by NYS, ...

Greater New York IREM Chapter unveils 2015 award winners
According to Paul Gottsegen, CPM and president of the Greater New York Chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), the organization unveiled its ...

BOMA/New York unveils 2015 Pinnacle Award nominees
The envelopes will be unsealed and the winners revealed at real estate's biggest night — the BOMA/NY Pinnacle Awards—to be held the evening of February ...

Ensign, Stalco and Ciardullo complete Vaughn College expansion; $40 million multi-phase expansion, renovation and sound abatement project
The leadership, faculty, and students of the Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology and the project team of Ensign Engineering, Stalco Construction, and John Ciardullo ...

The Moinian Group and Tishman Construction celebrate topping out of 1,174-unit 605 West 42nd Street
The Moinian Group (www.moinian.com)celebrated a construction milestone with the topping out of its residential tower, 605 West 42nd St., located at the northwest corner of ...

Community Builders and MAP break ground on 51-unit affordable housing development in Yonkers
Ground was broken on a new, mixed-use, mixed-income multifamily housing development. Developed by The Community Builders, Inc. and in partnership with the Municipal Housing Authority ...

Boddewyn Gaynor designs 900 s/f pediatric allergist's office; Located at 111 East 80th Street, Upper East Side
Boddewyn Gaynor Architects, D.P.C. has designed a branch facility for a pediatric allergist at 111 East 80th St. on the Upper East Side. The 900 ...

Stonehenge Partners and SL Green Realty complete $1.5 million in capital improvements to The Olivia
Stonehenge Partners, a fully-integrated owner, operator and developer of premier residential and commercial real estate, in partnership with real estate investment trust and prominent New ...

Simone celebrates grand opening of Throggs Neck Shopping Center
Simone Development Companies marked the grand opening of the new Throggs Neck Shopping Center in the Ferry Point section at the intersection of Lafayette Ave. ...

Hiscoe appointed CEO of Shawmut
According to Shawmut Design and Construction, CEO Tom Goemaat will retire effective July 1st. Current president Les Hiscoe will succeed Goemaat as CEO. Goemaat has ...

Company of the Month: ZT Realty: Measures its success through the majority of their happy tenants
The re-emergence of a neighborhood is typically ushered in by real estate investors with a vision that a particular area will soon experience high demand ...

Aufgang Architects: "Adaptive Reuse" has growing role in NYC's commercial real estate development
Adaptive reuse may be traced back to our cave-dwelling ancestors, who re-arranged rocks and drew their own pictures over cave wall decorations they found after ...

Executive of the Month: Diamond, CEO of Diamond Properties - Enjoys hands-on projects where he can improve a property
Diamond Properties, owner of a portfolio of dozens of diversified properties with a company commitment to green business practices as one of Westchester County's first ...