Brian Pedersen writes about all kinds of issues related to construction. Though not a construction worker by trade, he loves to see how things are built and is fascinated by the art of digging in the dirt. Often you find him tromping through the dirt at sites for multi-story hospitals to baby-sized barns. He should have a hard hat with his name permanently etched on the back and a list of all the sites he´s visited and stories he´s written about them. But his head is just not that darn big.
No doubt about it, we have it pretty good here in terms of building, construction and commercial real estate. And that's easy to forget, unless you're reminded – and often it's by people looking from the outside in. Read More »»
Recent approval by the Lower Macungie Board of Commissioners for David Jaindl's Spring Creek Properties development in Lower Macungie shows a long-stalled project finally moving forward. Earlier this month, the commissioners approved the settlement agreement regarding the appeal of Spring Creek Properties. The mixed-use project had been in litigation for three years. Read More »»
In a recent interview, something a business owner said got me tweaked. Then again, I could just be na´ve. Read More »»
Nearly every time I turn around, or pass a construction site, I see those familiar red trucks and the workers in lime green vests doing site work. Read More »»
Lots of people miss their goals. I’ve been one of them -- often.
Modular construction allows for a faster building process, but is it better?
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Tighter security. Reduced parking capacity. No tailgating on game day.