SECO Development held a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday on its $350-million Southport Office Campus project on Lake Washington in Renton, Wash. The three tower project will join the Hyatt Regency and Bristol Residences to complete a 17.1-acre mixed use development.
The construction of five new wind farms is now underway in Baker County, Oregon, 30 miles northwest of Ontario. D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, LLC and Oregon Windfarms, LLC began construction on the farms, known collectively as Huntington Wind projects. The five 10 MW farms have already signed 20-year lease agreements with Idaho Power Company.
The PCI Foundation has created a scholarship to honor the memory of Dr. Alan Mattock, former civil engineering professor at University of Washington. During his career, Mattock contributed extensive research to the field of engineering, specifically to the precast/prestressed concrete industry.
The Oregon State University student chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America won second place in the 2015 AGC Outstanding Student Chapter Contest and took home $750.