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Prysmian to Receive $4.5 Million in DOE Funding for Grid Resilience R&D

Feb. 22, 2024
The funding is part of the Grid Overhaul with Proactive, High-speed Undergrounding for Reliability, Resilience, and Security (GOPHURRS) program, which aims to strengthen and modernize...
Vantage Data Centers

Vantage Data Centers Gets $6.4-Billion Cash Infusion to Fuel Future Growth

Jan. 9, 2024
Vantage Data Centers has big growth plans.
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Microchip Technology to Get $162 Million in CHIPS Federal Funding to Expand Semiconductor Plants in CO and OR

Jan. 4, 2024
The projects are expected to create 700 new jobs and nearly triple the output of semiconductors the company produces at these sites.
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Department of Transportation Announces $8.2 Billion in Funds for Passenger Rail Upgrades

Dec. 11, 2023
The Department of Transportation offered details on 10 projects in nine states ready for construction and 69 corridors across 44 states identified for future development.
New York State Governors' Office

New York State and Semiconductor Consortium to Invest $10-Billion in R&D Facility for Chip Development

Dec. 11, 2023
The partnership will fund the construction of a cutting-edge High NA Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography Center.


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$2-Billion Meridian Mixed-Use Project Breaks Ground in Overland Park, KS

Aug. 30, 2023
Kansas Governor Laura Kelly joined Curtin Property Co., Johnson County government officials and business leaders today to break ground on Aug. 29 for the $2-billion Meridian mixed...
Google Data Center

Google Building Third Data Center in Nebraska

Aug. 22, 2023
The Aug. 22 announcement that Google is building a $600-million data center in Lincoln, NE, is the latest example of the company’s investment in Nebraska. Google has already invested...
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Dodge Momentum Index Slides -2% in May Due to Weaker Commercial Planning

June 7, 2023
Commercial and institutional planning face divergent trends approaching the second half of 2023.
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Dodge Momentum Index Declines in April After Pullback in Commercial Planning

May 5, 2023
The Dodge Momentum Index (DMI), issued by Dodge Construction Network, fell -5.1% in April to 180.9 points (2000=100) from the revised March reading of 190.6 points. In April, ...