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Industrial building sector construction, while healthy, might also be flattening

For all the hoopla about the ecommerce boom and “last mile” order fulfillment driving demand for more warehouse and manufacturing space, construction of industrial buildings actually declined over the past five years, albeit marginally by 2.1% to $27.3 billion in 2022, according to estimates by IBIS World. Still, construction in this sector remains buzzy.

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Top 90 Industrial Sector Engineering + EA Firms for 2022

Jacobs, Integrated Project Services, Burns & McDonnell, and Kimley-Horn head the ranking of the nation's largest industrial facility sector engineering and engineering/architecture (EA) firms for 2022, as reported in Building Design+Construction's 2022 Giants 400 Report.

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Top 95 Industrial Sector Architecture + AE Firms for 2022

Ware Malcomb, Stantec, Haskell, and Macgregor Associates Architects top the ranking of the nation's largest industrial facility sector architecture and architecture/engineering (AE) firms for 2022, as reported in Building Design+Construction's 2022 Giants 400 Report.

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BD+C's coverage of the U.S. industrial building sector includes the design and construction of warehouses, distribution centers, and manufacturing facilities.  

Office Buildings | Jul 27, 2017

*UPDATED* This will be the largest flight training center in Europe and the Middle East

The center will cover about 30,000 sm and feature 18 simulators.

Industrial Facilities | Jul 26, 2017

EGGER will invest $700 million to build its first U.S. manufacturing facility

The company says the new facility will create 770 jobs over the next 15 years.

Industrial Facilities | Jul 21, 2017

Ridge breaks ground on two industrial buildings at Charleston Logistics Center

The buildings will total 686,300 sf, with each building accounting for 343,150 sf.

Market Data | Apr 13, 2017

2016’s top 10 states for commercial development

Three new states creep into the top 10 while first and second place remain unchanged.

Industrial Facilities | Apr 12, 2017

Energizing the neighborhood

The Denny Substation in Seattle is designed to give local residents a reason to visit.

Industrial Facilities | Feb 21, 2017

Made in NY Campus to be a hub for film and fashion

The project looks to provide an enhanced sense of place for tenant companies and community members.

Transit Facilities | Sep 29, 2016

Greenbuild to showcase an infrastructure project for the first time

Skanska-built light-rail extension in Los Angeles achieves Envision’s highest recognition.

Sep 1, 2016

INDUSTRIAL GIANTS: A ranking of the nation's top industrial design and construction firms

Stantec, BRPH, Fluor Corp., Walbridge, Jacobs, and AECOM top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest industrial sector AEC firms, as reported in the 2016 Giants 300 Report.

Industrial Facilities | Jun 16, 2016

Western U.S. ports prepare to handle increased shipping from expanded Panama Canal

The expansion of the Panama Canal might make some eastern U.S. ports more attractive to large-vessel operators. But West Coast ports aren’t ready to roll over and play dead just yet.

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