The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) has sponsored a CityBench initiative to provide an increased amount of public seating to New York City residents and visitors. So far, the program has assisted in the creation of 1,500 benches across New York’s five boroughs. By 2019, there will be 600 additional benches installed. The Durst...Read more
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Following a deal made with Google, WebMD left its office space on 111 Eighth Avenue in New York City. The new space is a nine-year sublet with Kaplan Test Prep on 395 Hudson Street. Moving enabled WebMD to increase space by over 50% from its previous office. The health information company wanted to create a...Read more
Global Growth of GFRC Glass Fiber Reinforced Concrete (GFRC) is a combination of Portland cement, water, acrylic co-polymer, fine aggregate, glass fiber reinforcements, and additives. The purpose of the glass fibers is to enhance the tensile and flexural strength of the concrete. This enables the concrete to be used in thin-wall casting applications. GFRC can be...Read more
Healthcare is constantly changing, hospitals are getting crowded, and patients are unhappy. Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is taking a step towards rectifying the relationship between patients and hospitals by building a $230-million, 280,000 square-foot Ambulatory Care Pavilion. The purpose is to free up space in the hospital for critical care and difficult procedures. The...Read more
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