Engineering

Quietly, Resorts World Las Vegas on track to be the Strip’s first new mega-resort in nearly a decade

By |2019-08-05T16:59:24+00:00August 5th, 2019|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

On a brisk December morning, the $4 billion Resorts World Las Vegas development was abuzz with activity. Along the Las Vegas Strip, onlookers could spot four cranes lifting pieces of construction material into place for the S-curved towers. From the roof of Circus-Circus Las Vegas’ parking garage, the podium for the casino and other

This is the first look at Nvidia’s wild new 750,000 sq ft building

By |2019-08-05T16:38:37+00:00August 5th, 2019|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

Nvidia is preparing a new, massive building in Santa Clara, CA and this is it. Called Voyager, it will be larger than the building Nvidia just finished constructing by 250,000 square feet. And just like the other building, Endeavor, Voyager will share the same wild, distinctly Nvidia design. Nvidia opened the first building, Endeavor,

Circa in downtown Las Vegas on pace for 2020 opening

By |2019-08-05T16:01:54+00:00August 5th, 2019|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

The co-owner of the Golden Gate and D Las Vegas is a notorious betting man. Derek Stevens, whose next big project is building the 44-story, 777-room Circa in downtown Las Vegas, is betting that the new resort will open before the end of 2020. “If they (general contractor McCarthy Builders of Henderson) finish early,

First steel truss set for $375M Caesars conference center in Las Vegas

By |2019-08-05T16:49:51+00:00December 7th, 2015|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

Dive Brief: Construction crews set the first steel truss this week for the $375 million Caesars Forum conference center on the Las Vegas Strip. The project will feature the two largest column-free ballrooms in the world, according to Caesars Entertainment. Penta Building Group is the general contractor. The 550,000-square-foot facility will also include Forum

What Does a $14 Billion Airport Renovation Look Like?

By |2019-08-05T16:41:27+00:00December 7th, 2015|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

LAX Renovation Project The Los Angeles International Airport — currently the second busiest airport in the U.S. — is in the midst of a $14 billion Capital Improvement Program, expected to be completed by 2023. Not only will the LAX renovation improve the design, safety and efficiency of the airport, but it will also

This L.A. office building is crazier than it looks: Its steel bands are an exoskeleton

By |2019-08-05T16:46:22+00:00December 6th, 2015|Architecture, Buildings, Construction, Engineering, News, Trucking|

(W)rapper Tower Near the border of South Los Angeles and Culver City, developers Frederick and Laurie Samitaur Smith plan on making a statement. The couple, who helped transform the surrounding area into a hub for unique architecture, envisions yet another cutting-edge structure: an eccentric 17-story office tower with steel ribbons wrapped around floor-to-ceiling glass