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Surety Bonds 09.16.2021

Stadium Construction?

Construction firms that build stadiums have an arena full of stakeholders to please. Fans, home team management and advertising sponsors all want a say in the action. Public officials—representing taxpayer dollars of course have a…
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Stadium Construction?
Surety Bonds 09.01.2021

Airports Expanding: Billions Allocated

Quick question: What do Kalispell, Montana and Mascoutah, Illinois have in common? Airport expansion! It’s underway in New York City, Denver, LA, Charlotte, San Diego, Dallas, Austin and Orlando, too. Head’s up—bids are flying.  Space,…
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Airports Expanding: Billions Allocated
Surety Bonds 08.25.2021

Back To School? Builders Needed

With 54% of public school districts across the country needing to replace or update multiple buildings, leaders are creating new approaches to speed things up.   Speeding Up The School Building Process?   A 2020…
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Back To School? Builders Needed
Surety Bonds 08.25.2021

Bidding on New Braunfels?

We’ve all heard about the rapid pace of growth in Austin and San Antonio. What about New Braunfels? Located between Austin and San Antonio, New Braunfels is the third fastest growing city—in the country! New…
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Bidding on New Braunfels?
Surety Bonds 08.20.2021

Imagine Building 79,500 Bridges?

The number of bridges the American Road and Transportation Builders Association estimates need to be replaced across the United States is 79,500! Don’t confuse that number with numbers of bridges requiring repair work: 220,000. Ooh! Where…
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Imagine Building 79,500 Bridges?
Surety Bonds 08.20.2021

Wireless EV Charging on Highways

  It’s coming! Indiana’s Department of Transportation, Purdue University and Magment, a German company, are partnering to develop the country’s first highway segment that contains contactless, wireless technologies which charge electric vehicles as they drive…
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Wireless EV Charging on Highways
Surety Bonds 08.13.2021

Rhode Island’s Big Dig

  The third and final phase of the single largest public work’s project in Rhode Island’s history getting underway. This phase involves a $450 million design-build contract for a tunnel slated for completion by 2027….
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Rhode Island’s Big Dig
Surety Bonds 08.13.2021

Aging Infrastructure: What’s Ahead?

C-! That’s the current score for our country’s infrastructure. With critical projects on the list in every state, a large federal investment continues to be anticipated. Major commitments to construction of public transit and bridges…
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Aging Infrastructure: What’s Ahead?
Surety Bonds 08.04.2021

Construction: Tech Time

“No—you just have to wait,” is among the scariest phrases general contractors can hear—as in, the materials needed for a job are unavailable. As supply chain disruption continues to wreak havoc in the industry, contractors…
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Construction: Tech Time