Category Archives: NYC Metro Area Information

The New York State Society of Professional Engineers to Award the 2013 Construction Project of the Year to MTA’s #7 Subway Line Extension Project

The New York State Society of Professional Engineers (NYSSPE) announced that MTA’s $1.1 billion “Running Tunnels and Underground Structures” contract, the first portion of the $2.4 billion No. 7 Line Extension Project will be awarded the 2013 Construction Project of the Year … Continue reading

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New York City Department of Buildings Launches New Smartphone App

New York City Department of Buildings launches a new smart phone app available for both iPhone and Android allowing New Yorkers to research the history of nearly 1 million properties, including construction projects, violations and complaints. The app can be … Continue reading

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Information from FEMA and the City of New York for those Counties Affected by Hurricane Sandy

We received the following message from FEMA and wanted to share it with our members: FEMA recognizes that communities affected by Hurricane Sandy have already started or will begin making critical recovery decisions – long before any new Flood Insurance … Continue reading

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