Owners, Developers & Managers / Design-Build - August 12-25, 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 ...

PWC Transportation Forum: Regional Update held on July 29
"We succeed or fail together. We need to focus our planning on projects that benefit all of us while generating operational efficiencies," said Veronique (Ronnie) ...

PWC CE - Underfloor service dist.: A key strategy for green buildings
On July 15, Professional Women in Construction (PWC) presented a forum on "Underfloor Service Distribution (UFSD): A Key Strategy for Green Buildings," the latest installment ...

AIANY's advocacy efforts have not slowed down
The summer is in full swing, but AIANY's advocacy efforts have not slowed down. We are squeezing in important summertime meetings with New York City ...

21 new graduates of ACEC New York Leadership Institute
NEW YORK On June 10 at the annual meeting of the American Council of Engineering Companies of New York, 21 professionals accepted their plaques as ...

09-21-2014 ACEC/NY Fall Conference
September 21-23 Fall Conference Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Corland, N.Y. http://www.cvent.com/events/2014-acec-new-york-fall-conference/event-summary-9c308a21a250497e9a8b025691d6ccbf.aspx...

The course that's a must for every property manager on Nov. 10
Addressing ethical dilemmas commonly faced by today's real estate managers, this course teaches strategies for resolving ethical dilemmas and adherence to the IREM Code of ...

09-24-2014 - Response & Recovery: It's all about the Money - Sept. 24 seminar
Why, when building EAPs and Business Continuity Plans now meet the highest levels of readiness ever recorded, did New York City building owners lose billions ...

CNY Group, LLC completes 70-story $160 million Central Park Marriott: building designed by Nobutaka Ashihara, owned by Granite Broadway Development, LLC
CNY Group, LLC (CNY) completed the construction of the tallest standalone hotel in the western hemisphere, 1717 Broadway / Residence Inn and Courtyard by Marriott, ...

JLL oversees renovations at the 292,968 s/f The Berkeley Building: project team includes Kahn Architecture & Design, Vanguard Construction & Development, Nouveau Elevator Industries
Over the past 18 months, JLL spearheaded a comprehensive capital improvement program at The Berkeley Building, 19 West 44th St., on behalf of Deka Immobilien ...

Gene Kaufman Architect celebrates topping off of Holiday Inn Brooklyn Nevins Station
On July 17th, the new $80 million Holiday Inn Brooklyn Nevins Station, designed by Gene Kaufman Architect (GKA), topped out and the milestone was celebrated ...

LaSalle Hotel Properties completes renovations of 934-room Park Central Hotel New York
The historic 25-story Park Central Hotel New York, 870 Seventh Ave. between 55th and 56th Sts., has seen plenty of renovations in its 86 years ...

Trinity Building + Construction Management completes Heartland Brewery's Port Chester Hall: 10,000 s/f designed by Niemitz Design Group
Trinity Building + Construction Management Corp. completed construction of Heartland Brewery's Port Chester Hall located in the Metro North train station. Designed by Niemitz Design ...

Related Cos. and Oxford Properties Group complete Fifty Five Hudson Yards
Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group unveiled Fifty Five Hudson Yards, the latest addition to the commercial office tower collection in the 28-acre Hudson Yards ...

Stuart named studio director at MADGI
David Stuart, AIA has joined Montroy Andersen DeMarco (MADGI) as studio director. MADGI's specialized studios serve multiple markets in the Greater New York area, including ...

Crystal Window & Door Systems expands 3-D printing usage
For the past three years national manufacturer Crystal Window & Door Systems has used 3-D printing technology in its product design and development efforts. The ...

Micara joins Grassi & Co. as director of bus. dev.
Joe Micara has joined Grassi & Co. as the director of business development. Micara joins the firm with more than 20 years of experience in ...

Robert Williams of Briscoe Protective Systems helping to create awareness about low-level Carbon Monoxide poisoning
Robert Williams is no stranger to lending a helping hand to the community. His grandfather Bert Briscoe believed in giving back to people and passed ...

Offermann and Graham named to Cushman & Wakefield's U.S. Facilities Management Services executive team
Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) named two new appointments to the U.S. Facilities Management Services executive team led by Roger Gonzalez, senior managing director, U.S. head ...

Mc Gowan Builders completes Governors Island restoration project: for use by the Trust for Governors Island
Mc Gowan Builders, Inc. (Mc Gowan) complete an extensive 10-month renovation and restoration project on Governors Island. The project scope included the firm providing construction ...

Briscoe co-sponsors NY Nonprofit Press Facilities Day at Baruch College
Briscoe Protective Systems Inc. co-sponsored the New York Nonprofit Press Facilities Day Conference on June 12 at Baruch College to help make a difference in ...

Elmendorf-Cooleen named president of Clinton Mgmt.
According to Clinton Management, an affiliated entity of Douglaston Development and Levine Builders, which manages and operates the firm's real estate portfolio, Anne Elmendorf-Cooleen has ...

LCOR to lease top-floor residences at 250N10
LCOR has started leasing for the fifth and sixth floors at 250N10. "The terraced sixth floor homes at 250N10 offer twice the amount of outdoor space ...

Hoekzema joins Kemper System as sales manager
Joe Hoekzema joins Kemper System America as New York regional sales manager where he is responsible for sales development across the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, ...

The challenges of saying goodbye to big ugly security and hello to efficiency
I personally have been in the security business for over 25 years. Now more than ever, clients are looking for assistance defining what solution will ...

What the construction industry should know about financial statement fraud - part 3
As our previous articles discussed, fraud is a major issue in the construction industry. In parts one and two*, three types of accounting fraud (asset ...

Long Island City becoming more desirable for tenants looking to escape Manhattan rent prices
As the price per s/f continues to increase throughout commercial buildings in Manhattan neighborhoods including Midtown South and Downtown, tenants are seeking better, larger and ...

Total Quality Management - Sometimes all you have to do is ask for a better solution
Sometimes, when we look for approaches to help our clients get more from services we deliver, it's all about seeing issues in a different perspective. ...

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 ...

Disaster plan for your data can mean the difference between life and death for a small sized company
A natural disaster such as hurricane or tropical storm can jeopardize your company's existence. According to Gartner, 40% of all companies that experience a major ...

Professional Profile: Anna Roi 2014
Name: Anna Roi Title: Marketing Communications Manager Company: Trinity Building + Construction Management Corp Location: Wilmington, MA Birthplace: Worcester, MA Education: University ...

Professional Profile: Jeff Brisbin 2014
Name: Jeff Brisbin Title: Senior Project Manager Company: Richter + Ratner Contracting Corp. Location: 45 West 36th St., 12th Floor, New York, NY 10018 Place of birth: Rutland, ...

Professional Profile: Antonio Maiuolo 2014
Name: Antonio Maiuolo Title: Architect Company: Antonio Maiuolo Architect PLLC Location: White Plains, NY Birthplace: New Rochelle, NY Education: Bachelor of Architecture First job outside of real estate: Stock boy at ...

Professional Profile: Mario Aurioso 2014
Name: Mario Aurioso Title: Associate Company: Metropolis Group, Inc. Location: New York, NY Birthplace: Napoli, Italy Education: Drake Business School First job outside of real estate: ...