Construction Costs Plague Southeast
- Rising Construction Costs May Put A Crimp in Some Southeast Projects. // Bond Buyer;4/13/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32360, p38
The article reports on the difficulties faced by budget officials in evaluating plans for several major bond-funded projects due to rising construction costs in the U.S. The rising construction costs could be attributed to the economic expansion in China, and the reconstruction efforts in Iraq....
- Election results. Tracey, Yvonne; Roggio, Lillian // Bond Buyer;01/14/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30558, p23
Presents election results of bond financing for various infrastructures in several states in the United States as of January 12, 1999. Includes new school building in Butner, South Dakota; Purchase of transportation equipment in McLish, South Dakota; Agricultural facility in Oklahoma.
- Investor view. Wong, Daniel // Utility Week;1/10/2014, p19
The author comments on the British government's infrastructure investment plan for economic recovery including identification of about 300 billion pounds of capital required to be invested in new infrastructure in Great Britain.
- PLANNING CONSULTANCY SURVEY 2010. Johnston, Bryan // Planning (14672073);11/26/2010, Issue 1896, p11
The article reports on the recovery of the housing and infrastructure sectors in Great Britain.
- Private finance to the rescue. // Railway Gazette International;May2010, Vol. 166 Issue 5, p7
The article reports on the launch of an emergency infrastructure plan in Spain for national economic recovery and job creation by investing 17 billion euros from 2010 to 2011.
- Bridgeport, Connecticut's Largest City, Set to float $63M in GOs This Week. Johnson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/17/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32361, p4
The article reports that Bridgeport, Connecticut will sell about 63.32 million of insured new and refunding general obligation bonds to help finance school projects. The 57.5 million will be issued as Series 2006B debt, with more than half of the proceeds going toward construction costs for five...
- PENNSYLVANIA: Bond Stimulus. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;3/4/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31336, p42
Reports on an economic revitalization plan that depends on bond financing by Pennsylvania Democratic gubernatorial candidate Robert P. Casey Jr. in the last week of February 2002. Key features of Casey's plans; Highlights of Casey's proposal to boost the state's water and sewer infrastructure...
- PennWorks to Get $28M. Stark, Jonna // Bond Buyer;2/5/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32561, p9
The article focuses on the approved $27.7 million spending of Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) bond funds on infrastructure projects in Pennsylvania. The allocations flow through CFA's bond-funded PennWorks program. It will finance nine water and waste-water projects in eight counties...
- Recession Relinquishes Grip On Global Construction Costs. Reina, Peter; Grogan, Tim // ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/27/2010, Vol. 265 Issue 18, p58
The article presents information on the 19th annual survey of international construction costs conducted by Gardiner & Theobald Inc. According to the firm, the impact of the global recession on construction costs is starting to lessen in several countries. The survey shows that Eastern Europe...