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Construction
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Three businesses in the home improvement sector, owned by a single family, will relocate this summer to an 85,000-square-foot facility in North Smithfield. The businesses include KB Surfaces, which creates countertops for residential, commercial and industrial properties. more
The new Veterans Home, authorized by state voters who approved funds for the construction, is taking shape in Bristol. The $122 million project will include a campus of 45 acres and 260,000 square feet of new construction, according to Gilbane … more
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island's economic growth in February was "tepid at best," according to Leonard Lardaro, a University of Rhode Island economist. Lardaro's Current Conditions Index, released April 11, was 67, an improvement from … more
PROVIDENCE – Members of the state builders union made their presence felt May 26 as they disrupted a Statehouse rally organized by opponents of a proposed Burrillville power plant. The clash lasted for about five minutes as both groups … more
On Morningside Drive in North Kingstown, developer Hugh Fisher raised his voice to be heard over the clanging sounds of active home construction. He described the diversity of families who have moved into the new development, or are waiting to move. … more
What three words best describe your staff? Talented, hardworking, dedicated. What three words would your staff use to describe work? Fun, challenging, variable. How do you encourage employee engagement? … more
Whenever Tracey Beck wants to be reminded of the skill of the workforce she manages, she can walk into a newly renovated Starbucks or a Dunkin' Donuts. The shiny-smooth, stone countertops, over which the lattes and decafs are served, are … more
Rhode Island has 26,593 homes at risk from hurricane storm surge damage this year, 100 more than last year, ranking it 17th, or fourth lowest, on a list of states along the Atlantic and Gulf coastlines, according to CoreLogic’s 2016 Storm Surge report released Wednesday. more
Kenneth Burke recently was named assistant director of capital projects for the University of Rhode Island. He previously served as general manager of the Rhode Island Water Resources Board, a position he held since 2009. He responded recently to questions posed by Providence Business News. more
The Providence-Warwick-Fall River metropolitan area ranked 187th out of 358 metropolitan areas nationwide for its 2 percent construction job growth year over year in May. more
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