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Apr 16, 2015, 14:16 ET

North America's Building Trades Unions Highlight Need to "Build Bridges Over the Political Divide" at 2015 Legislative Conference

Media Advisory: More than 2,000 national, state and local labor leaders will gather in Washington, DC April 19-22, 2015 at the Washington Hilton...

Apr 15, 2015, 14:47 ET
Gilbane Building Company opens new office in the high profile 225 West Wacker Drive tower in Chicago.

Gilbane Building Company opens new office in the heart of downtown Chicago

 Gilbane Building Company, a global leader in construction services, announced the opening of a new office in the heart of downtown Chicago...

Apr 15, 2015, 11:16 ET

Hollywood's Hunky Handyman Picks Charlotte, NC Design / Build Team for TV Show

 The owners of Distinctive Design / Build / Remodel, LLC help Antonio Sabato Jr. transform a family room for two army recruiters on Fix It...

Apr 15, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. Ramps Production Operations In The Northeast

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that the Building Industry's Spring Run combined with the Sandy Rebuild are both now well...

Apr 13, 2015, 09:48 ET
Fenway Park Boston, MA

Gilbane Completes 2015 Fenway Park Spring Improvement Program

Gilbane overcame difficult winter conditions and aggressive schedule to safely complete improvements and renovations at Fenway Park in time for...

Apr 09, 2015, 13:53 ET
Build-A-Bear has launched its newest product line - Promise Pets - the company's most realistic pet plush collection to date. The Promise Pets line features a complementary mobile app families can download on the iTunes App Store or the Google Play Store. The Promise Pets app brings the experience of pet care to life, teaching children about animal care through an interactive play experience.

Build-A-Bear Launches Promise Pets Line, Fosters Pet Responsibility Skills in Children with Interactive App

 Build-A-Bear (NYSE: BBW), an interactive entertainment retailer of customized stuffed animals, has launched its newest product line —...

Apr 08, 2015, 14:08 ET

NCI Building Systems Named One of the Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes Magazine

NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) ("NCI") announced today that the Company was recognized by Forbes Magazine's 2015 "100 Most Trustworthy...

Apr 08, 2015, 11:56 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. Announces The Establishment Of A Board Of Directors

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) a leading expert in advanced lumber coatings, announced the establishment of the company's Board of...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:28 ET

Gilbane and Welliver Complete Corning Museum of Glass Expansion Project

 Gilbane Building Company and Welliver are pleased to announce the completion of the new $64 million, 100,000 square foot Contemporary Art +...

Apr 07, 2015, 10:00 ET

AZEK® Pavers Adds Two Resurfacing Profiles to Enhance Design Options

 Environmentally-friendly AZEK Pavers, made from up to 95% recycled content, announces two new Resurfacing Paver profiles to expand design...

Apr 07, 2015, 05:00 ET
The team officially breaks ground at AZURE Palm Beaches. (c) David R. Randell Photographics

Frankel Enterprises Begins Construction of $145 Million Luxury Condominium Project in Palm Beach Gardens

Construction has begun on the $145 million luxury waterfront condominium community of AZURE. Developer, Tom Frankel, of Jupiter and Philadelphia...

Apr 06, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products Raising A New Flag -- Setting Up Key Production Facility In Tacoma, Washington

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) is pleased to announce the opening of the Company's newest and largest production facility in the...

Apr 01, 2015, 09:42 ET

Land And Buildings Calls On MGM Resorts To Form A Committee And Engage An Independent Financial Advisor To Evaluate Options To Create Long Term Shareholder Value

 Today Land and Buildings Investment Management LLC released a public letter to Roland Hernandez, Lead Independent Director of MGM Resorts...

Mar 30, 2015, 15:07 ET
The Verge Student Housing, Cincinnati, OH

Gilbane Development Company breaks ground on brand new student housing for University of Cincinnati students

 Development is now underway at The Verge, a brand new, modern apartment community designed to serve students of The University of...

Mar 30, 2015, 14:38 ET

AZEK Pavers Reduce Maintenance for City of Minneapolis

When the City of Minneapolis, MN, was looking for a low-maintenance alternative to grass for an eight foot wide space that separates the curb from...

Mar 27, 2015, 08:45 ET
Building Drops team with Lauren Book

Building Drops Proudly Hosts Luncheon at Walk in My Shoes Event

 This year, "Walk in my Shoes" marks its sixth anniversary as tens of thousands of Floridians, including the Building Drops team, walk with...

Mar 25, 2015, 07:00 ET

More Northeastern Lumber Yards Placing Orders For Eco Red Shield™ Lumber

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) is pleased to announce that more lumber yards are placing orders for the Company's Eco Red Shield...

Mar 23, 2015, 10:07 ET

Crittenton Hospital Selects New Recycled Pavers for Rooftop Cafeteria

 Crittenton Hospital Medical Center in Rochester, MN, has selected AZEK Pavers, a recycled alternative to heavy brick or concrete pavers, to...

Mar 20, 2015, 19:56 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. CEO Letter to Shareholders

 Eco Building Products, Inc. (PINK: ECOB) today released the following letter to its shareholders: Dear Shareholders: With the first quarter...

Mar 20, 2015, 14:27 ET
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Allegations Predate Gilbane Ownership of W.G. Mills Inc.

In December 2010 Gilbane Building Company purchased W.G. Mills Inc. of Sarasota Florida. The United States Department of Justice has alleged that...