Tag Archives: construction

Why we need resilient building materials


April’s massive five-alarm fire at an apartment complex under construction in College Park left the building at risk of collapse and came on the heels of another fire in Fort Washington that injured four people, including a firefighter, and displaced ...

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Maryland construction firms’ optimism increases

A survey of Maryland construction industry executives by Gross Mendelsohn CPAs and Advisors and Maryland Construction Network found widespread optimism about the industry’s outlook. (file)

A recent survey of Maryland construction firms found that 85 percent of respondents were more optimistic about the industry’s outlook in 2016 than the year before. Gross Mendelsohn CPAs and Advisors and Maryland Construction Network released the 2016 Maryland Construction ...

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Training, new buildings, testing among top education issues for General Assembly

(Photo illustration by Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

When the Maryland General Assembly convenes in Annapolis next month, universities and community colleges will support ongoing efforts to develop the economy and make the state more business-friendly – such as by helping expand the workforce through continuing education.

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Panel to review Maryland’s school construction policies

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland officials are forming a commission to review the state’s school construction policies. Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael Busch made the announcement Friday. The panel will make recommendations for more efficient and effective ...

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