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This Week in Tech: Super Wood that Could Replace Steel

Plus, graphene sheets that can seamlessly switch between insulating and conducting, a car tire that tackles air pollution, and more design-tech news from this week. By Selin Ashaboglu Engineers at the University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering have...
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BLS: 313,000 Jobs Added in February; architectural and engineering services added 5,600 jobs in February

Job creation exceeded economists’ expectations, and unemployment held at an 18-year low for the fifth consecutive month. By Hanley Wood Data Studio The U.S. economy added 313,000 jobs in January, according to the monthly employment report released today by the U.S....
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Marriott International will operate a new hotel at Water Street Tampa, a $3-billion mixed-use development currently under construction in downtown Tampa, Florida. Photo credit: Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates

Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates, Champalimaud Design team up for Marriott hotel at $3B Water Street Tampa project

Marriott will operate a new hotel at Water Street Tampa, a $3-billion mixed-use development currently under construction in downtown Tampa, Florida. by Mick Tan When it opens in 2020, Marriott will operate a new hotel at Water Street Tampa—a $3 billion mixed-use development...
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First Glass Installed At MiamiCentral’s ParkLine Tower, architects SOM and NBWW

Glass windows have been installed at the first Park Line tower at MiamiCentral. Two residential buildings are now rising above the retail space and train station. They will top out at 30 and 33 stories, with a total of 816 apartments. Only valet parking will be available, with a...
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Washington Squared Is Under Construction In South Beach, Will Add Hotel & Retail

Construction is underway on Washington Squared, one of the biggest redevelopment projects ever on Washington Avenue in South Beach. The project will include: 312 micro-hotel rooms 46,849 square feet of retail Restaurant 258 car garage Live performance space The developer was...
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