Tag Archives: construction

Pandemic’s impact on construction projects depends on contract

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Binge-watching a season or five of a Netflix series has been a popular way for many to pass time while stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic. Contractors and building owners may be choosing a different way to stay busy: ...

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Route 531 construction wraps up (access required)

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The second and final phase of the $14 million Route 531 project in Ogden and Sweden has wrapped up, easing the flow of traffic along the redesigned highway. The project began in 2017 and was intended to create a more ...

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Parkway construction in Hamlin completed (access required)

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The state Department of Transportation has completed its nearly $6 million rehabilitation of the Lake Ontario State Parkway, following eight months of construction. Some 7.2 miles of the parkway between Route 19 in Hamlin and Route 237 in Kendall, Orleans ...

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Work on Interstate 390 in Brighton wraps up after five years (access required)

Thursday marked the long-awaited completion of the Access 390 Interchange 16 project, a $70 million construction endeavor that began five years ago and included the addition of three off-ramps and a bridge. The investment supported a series of five projects aimed at ...

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Realistic scenarios becoming part of worksite safety training

Amid heightened scrutiny of safety violations and increased penalties, construction safety training has begun to change. Live demonstrations and hands-on exercises are replacing passive learning, and the instruction is not necessarily occurring at training facilities. “Most (clients) want us to ...

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