Ferris State University’s Construction Management Program Expands Its MEP Courses

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 22:12:31 +0000

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The Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) trades make up a significant portion of a construction project’s budget, and MEP scope continues to grow in complexity and size as we get further into the 21st century. Depending on the type of project, the MEP scope can account for upwards of a third of an overall project’s […]

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Plant Bowen Will Showcase Largest Coal Ash Beneficial Use Project in the U.S.

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 06 Jul 2022 15:47:20 +0000

Georgia Power will harvest 9 million tons of coal ash landfilled at its 3.4-GW Plant Bowen station in Bartow County, Georgia, and beneficially use it in concrete for major regional construction projects. The project, announced on June 29, will be the “ single largest beneficial use project of its kind in the U.S., and the largest […]

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Finnish Nuclear Plant Under Construction Since 2005 Faces Yet Another Delay

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2022 19:02:37 +0000

Commercial operation of Olkiluoto 3 (OL3), a nuclear power plant (NPP) unit that has been under construction in Finland for nearly 17 years, will be delayed for another three months due to foreign material issues observed in the turbine’s steam reheater, plant owner Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) reported on June 15. The setback is just […]

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Metro mayors say they feel scapegoated by B.C. government for slow pace of housing construction

Credit to Author: Gordon Hoekstra| Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 02:34:08 +0000

They say some of the blame lies with the province, whose regulatory regime causes delays and because the province is not ponying enough money up for affordable housing

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How to Complete Successful Power Projects Working with EPC Contractors

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Fri, 01 Apr 2022 04:12:00 +0000

Power companies rely heavily on engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to build new power facilities and keep old ones in top condition. However, some projects go smoother than others

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