The city has s a dream downtown job on the drawing boards in Olympia Development’s proposed $650 million Red Wings arena project that would include new apartments, lofts, offices, stores, and restaurants and an 20,000-seat rink....More
It's not that building a giant Ferris wheel is anything really new. London, Las Vegas and Chicago have monstrous wheels. And when measured in terms of construction dollars, a Ferris wheel is not as big as other projects. But none of them will offer as jaw-dropping a view as what visitors to the New York Wheel will enjoy....More
Electrical Wholesaling’s editors have picked out a few construction projects that really stand out because of their potential to transform a city with their to attract new businesses, residents and visitors, how their beauty will redraw a city’s skyline, or how the overall vision of the project somehow makes it much more than your average construction project.
Business is booming in many markets and expansion opportunities are on the minds of many electrical distributor leaders. Whether it's introducing your brand to a new geographic market, upgrading the headquarters to accomodate more staff, a desire to take advantage of and showcase the latest in high-efficiency building design or some other kind of opportunity, the influx of announcements of new branches and new buildings are a good sign for the health of the electrical wholesaling industry. Here are some of the latest announcements gathered for Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department.
From Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department, a compilation of stories about electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers giving back to their communities and stepping up to help someone in need.
The North American electrical wholesaling industry is being rocked by mergers & acquisitions, advances in technology, new competition from offshore and an uncertain economy. In this 60-minute webinar, Electrical Wholesaling Chief Editor Jim Lucy will discuss the changes in the electrical market now having the most impact on electrical distributors, electrical manufacturers and independent manufacturers’ reps....More