Other Construction & Property

Important Update for Snap-on Incorporated’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 11:56pm

The Annual Meeting will continue to be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020, but will now occur at 11:30 a.m. Central Time in a virtual meeting format only, via live webcast.

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  • The Annual Meeting will continue to be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020, but will now occur at 11:30 a.m. Central Time in a virtual meeting format only, via live webcast.
  • Shareholders as of the close of business on February 24, 2020, the record date for the Annual Meeting, with a control number will have the opportunity to participate in the vote during the virtual meeting.
  • The Annual Meeting can be accessed directly at www.meetingcenter.io/216067983 or on the Companys website at www.snapon.com/EN/Investors/Investor-Events .
  • An archive of the Annual Meeting will be available on www.snapon.com for at least 90 days following the meeting.

Beazer Homes Announces Preliminary Operating Results

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 9:30pm

Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE: BZH) ( www.beazer.com ) (the Company) today reported selected preliminary results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE: BZH) ( www.beazer.com ) (the Company) today reported selected preliminary results for the second quarter of fiscal 2020.
  • These results are preliminary and unaudited and are being provided in light of current volatility and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • At the current time, the government is allowing construction and sales of homes in the markets in which we operate.
  • For more information, visit beazer.com , or check out Beazer Homes on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

Sterling Awarded a $26.4 Million Project in Utah by the Woodbury Corporation

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 9:05pm

Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NasdaqGS: STRL) (Sterling or the Company) today announced that its subsidiary, Ralph L Wadsworth Construction, LLC (RLW) was selected by the Woodbury Corporation for a Utah structural project totaling $26.4 million.

Key Points: 
  • Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (NasdaqGS: STRL) (Sterling or the Company) today announced that its subsidiary, Ralph L Wadsworth Construction, LLC (RLW) was selected by the Woodbury Corporation for a Utah structural project totaling $26.4 million.
  • The $26.4 million project is part of a $500 million revitalization effort of University Place, a 120-acre multi-use development project located in Orem, Utah.
  • Construction is scheduled to begin this Spring and is expected to be completed in the Fall of 2021.
  • Joe Cutillo, Sterlings CEO, commented, We are pleased to begin work with the Woodbury Corporation, one of the premier retail developers in the United States and the local community.

Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces First Lease at its Forest Park Redevelopment Property in Charlotte, North Carolina

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 8:51pm

Franklin Street Properties Corp. (FSP, our or we) (NYSE American: FSP), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that it executed the first lease agreement at its Forest Park redevelopment property in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Key Points: 
  • Franklin Street Properties Corp. (FSP, our or we) (NYSE American: FSP), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that it executed the first lease agreement at its Forest Park redevelopment property in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Willis Towers Watson will occupy approximately 22,000 square feet at Forest Park, representing approximately 35% of the redevelopment propertys total rentable square footage.
  • George J. Carter, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Franklin Street Properties Corp., said, We welcome Willis Towers Watson to our Forest Park property and look forward to building a long-lasting relationship.
  • About Franklin Street Properties Corp.
    Franklin Street Properties Corp., based in Wakefield, Massachusetts, is focused on infill and central business district (CBD) office properties in the U.S. Sunbelt and Mountain West, as well as select opportunistic markets.

Smoke Detector Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 5:13pm

The "Smoke Detector Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Smoke Detector Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global smoke detector market grew at a CAGR of 9% during the historical period of 2014-2019.
  • It mainly consists of two components, smoke sensor and smoke alarm that alerts people when the sensor detects the smoke.
  • What is the structure of the global smoke detector market and who are the key players?

Learning from Times of Uncertainty: HR’s Critical Role in Business Continuity

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 5:00pm

Human resources (HR) is a critical business partner during times of uncertainty, as HR is one of the first places employees look to for support and direction in times of crisis.

Key Points: 
  • Human resources (HR) is a critical business partner during times of uncertainty, as HR is one of the first places employees look to for support and direction in times of crisis.
  • Its vital that HR plays a proactive role in business continuity.
  • Kronos Incorporated will present the educational webinar Learning from Times of Uncertainty: Human Resources Critical Role in Business Continuity in collaboration with Ankura, a leading collaborative consulting group with deep domain expertise in business continuity planning.
  • With nearly three decades of experience in information technology, he is a certified business continuity professional, helping organizations enable and optimize business operations.

LERETA Appoints P.A. (Paul) Larkins Chairman of the Board

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:39pm

(Paul) Larkins, a 35-year banking and financial services executive, as its chairman.

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  • (Paul) Larkins, a 35-year banking and financial services executive, as its chairman.
  • We are pleased to continue working with Paul who has been serving on our board since last July, said John Walsh, the companys president and CEO.
  • I look forward to continuing to work with John Walsh and the strong, committed team at LERETA, Larkins said.
  • Larkins has also worked for multiple private equity firms and serves on the board of FirstSun Bancorp and Amur Equipment Financing.

 The Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship, the University of Chicago and Washington Prime Group Announce the Open for Small Business Initiative

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:21pm

Washington Prime Group Inc. (NYSE: WPG) today announced that the Company has partnered with the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship and members of the University of Chicago faculty to launch the Open for Small Business initiative.

Key Points: 
  • Washington Prime Group Inc. (NYSE: WPG) today announced that the Company has partnered with the Institute for Justice Clinic on Entrepreneurship and members of the University of Chicago faculty to launch the Open for Small Business initiative.
  • Open for Small Business is also hosting educational webinars about how to access US Small Business Administration (SBA) guaranteed loans as well as public and nonprofit agency programs.
  • Washington Prime Group held its first webinar this past week and over 300 small business owners participated.
  • These resources are being made available to all small businesses whether or not they are a Washington Prime Group tenant simply because its the right thing to do.

Outlook on the Construction Industry in Oman (2015 to 2024) - Identify Growth Segments and Target Specific Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:17pm

This report provides data and trend analyses on building construction industry in Oman, with over 80 KPIs.

Key Points: 
  • This report provides data and trend analyses on building construction industry in Oman, with over 80 KPIs.
  • In-depth Understanding of Construction Market Dynamics: Understand market opportunity, industry dynamics, key trends and drivers across 40+ market segments and sub-segments of building and infrastructure construction industry in Oman.
  • Develop Market Specific Strategies: Identify growth segments and target specific opportunities to formulate your strategy; assess market specific key trends, drivers and risks in construction industry.
  • 3.1 Residential Building Construction Market Size by Value, 2015 - 2024
    3.2 Residential Building Construction Market Size by Volume, 2015 - 2024
    3.3 Residential Building Average Construction Value, 2015 - 2024
    3.4 Residential Construction Analysis and Growth Dynamics by Number of Units, 2015 - 2024
    4.2 Multi Family Residential Building Construction Market Size by Value, 2015 - 2024
    4.3 Multi Family Residential Building Construction Market Size by Volume, 2015 - 2024
    4.4 Multi Family Residential Building Average Construction Value, 2015 - 2024
    4.5 Multi Family Construction Analysis and Growth Dynamics by Number of Units, 2015 - 2024
    4.6 Single Family Residential Building Construction Market Size by Value, 2015 - 2024
    4.7 Single Family Residential Building Construction Market Size by Volume, 2015 - 2024
    4.8 Single Family Residential Building Average Construction Value, 2015 - 2024
    4.9 Single Family Construction Analysis and Growth Dynamics by Number of Units, 2015 - 2024
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200406005580/en/

Easterly Government Properties Acquires 79,212 SF Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Facility in Mobile, AL

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 2:00pm

VA - Mobile, part of the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System, is a build-to-suit outpatient clinic that was recently completed in 2018.

Key Points: 
  • VA - Mobile, part of the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System, is a build-to-suit outpatient clinic that was recently completed in 2018.
  • The facility provides a wide range of medical and ancillary services including primary care, mental health services and laboratory services.
  • This facility replaces the prior VA clinic in Mobile, Alabama to help address the needs of the approximately 54,000 veterans in the surrounding region.
  • Easterly Government Properties, Inc. (NYSE:DEA) is based in Washington, D.C., and focuses primarily on the acquisition, development and management of Class A commercial properties that are leased to the U.S. Government.