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Location Notebook >>

Location Notebook: TVA Hitching Its Wagon to the Auto Industry

TVA is driving to make automotive manufacturing the cornerstone of the region. More
Corporate HQ / Office >>

Downtowns Drawing Millennial Workers — and the Companies That Need to Attract Them

Companies are choosing walkable downtown locations to help them better compete for talent and resources while supporting triple-bottom line business outcomes. More
Logistics / Infrastructure >>

Top Airport Locations for Real Estate Investors

JLL’s Index evaluates airports based on criteria such as availability of industrial and warehousing space, access to large population centers, and air cargo growth prospects. This year’s highest ranked airport is Chicago O’Hare (ORD) with a score of 144.6, followed by Miami (MIA) at 120.9 and Los Angeles (LAX) with a 117.2. More
Taxes / Incentives >>

Understanding Economic Incentives in Site Selection

Site selectors need to understand a state or community’s incentives philosophy, how the incentives are deployed, and the risks involved. More
Energy / Clean Tech >>

Renewed Expansion for Renewables Industry

For companies in the renewables industry, preparing for expansion to capture growth needs to be done with care in order to capture the best deals and position the company in the marketplace. More
Sustainable Development >>

How the Location Decision Affects LEED Certification

Corporate site selectors, economic developers, real estate professionals, and regulators need to understand the relationship between environmental sustainability and industrial location decisions. More
Construction / Project Planning >>

Integrated Project Delivery for Industrial Manufacturing Facilities

Enabled by collaboration software, IPD is helping industrial manufacturers reduce risk, achieve predictable results, and maximize the effectiveness of capital funding. More
Sustainable Development >>

In Focus: How Intelligent Services Can Reduce Building Costs

Intelligent services and the data they provide can help building owners reduce their environmental impact, improve building performance, optimize energy spend, and improve the bottom line. More
Logistics / Infrastructure >>

U.S. Infrastructure Funding Needs More Than a Quick Fix

Public investment in infrastructure sits at its lowest level since records have been kept because of underfunding across all levels of government. More
Site Selection Factors / Strategy >>

The Art and Science of Locating a New Food Plant

By identifying critical factors up front, food companies position themselves to succeed in a new market. More
Workplace Trends >>

In Focus: Millennials as Drivers of Workplace Design

To promote job recruitment and job retention, and to enhance productivity, it is strategically prudent for employers, planners, developers, and architects to understand the work environment the Millennials demographic favors. More
Biotech / Life Sciences >>

Frontline: NIH Expands Its REACH

Bioresearch got a shot in the arm when the National Institutes of Health announced that three proof-of-concept hubs would join three already existing Research Evaluation and Commercialization Hubs: The Long Island Bioscience Hub, The University of Louisville and The University of Minnesota. More
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