What's all that noise? It's music, to contractors

March 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/25/96, Vol. 16 Issue 38, p35
Reports that the construction of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, is providing plenty business opportunities for construction and supply companies. What sources say; Names of local contractors awaiting to be paid by bankrupt casino ventures; Amount of money owed to the companies; Statistics on company revenues for 1994 and 1995. INSET: Flurry of projects keeps contractors busy..


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