photo courtesy of mortenson construction on the Mend Crew places concrete for a new 831,327-sq-ft replacement structure at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver. The new wing will be a full-service facility adjacent to the current campus. Related Links: Engineering News-Record article on Supreme Court decision Architectural Record article on Design Firms' Reaction to Supreme Court Decision While many construction industry firms and lobbying groups are chagrined the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld President Obama's Affordable Care Act, a number of companies that design and build in the health-care sector are more upbeat."Over the last couple of years, one of the
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.