Category: Industry Chatter

Each year, participating SMPS Chapters located in the Southeast sponsor and organize a regional marketing and business development conference. The SunBuilt Conference is the name of the SMPS Southeastern Regional Conference (SERC), an annual regional event hosted by nine SMPS Chapters: Alabama, Atlanta, Central Florida, Charlotte, Nashville, North Florida, Palmetto, Research Triangle, and Tampa Bay. […]

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Each year, participating SMPS Chapters located in the Southeast sponsor and organize a regional marketing and business development conference. The goal of this annual event is to bring together A/E/C professionals for three days of learning and networking in one of the participating Chapters’ city. The conference is planned by a rotating team of SMPS members who […]

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SMPS North Florida recently hosted an educational panel discussion with experts from local colleges and universities. We discussed new construction and renovation projects, PECO funding, designing and constructing for the health and wellness of students, and Green Building initiatives. Panelists included: Carlos Dougnac, Assistant Vice President of Planning, Design and Construction, University of Florida John Hale, […]

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Transportation Summit: Driving Northeast Florida’s Economic Development Striking the Balance: Economic Development, Environmental Stewardship and Equity The event was held on February 25, 2015 from 7:30am – 10:00am at the Jacksonville Marriott. Alan Mosley, Executive Director, JAX Alliance, Vice President of Transportation, Energy and Logistics, JAX Chamber moderated the event. Panelists included: Jesse Panuccio, Executive Director, […]

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Based on the evaluation of 34 construction industry case studies as well as author Richard Sievert’s 25 years of experience as president of a multi-disciplinary group of engineering, architecture, construction, and mechanical service companies, Cooperative Marketing in the Construction Industry identifies the key factors that make alliances really work. This book provides detailed criteria for selecting […]

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FDOT announces $300 million in roadway funding http://www.jaxdailyrecord.com/showstory.php?Story_id=538825&searchtext=FDOT State announces $200 million for projects on Jacksonville’s northside and westside http://jacksonville.com/news/metro/2013-02-20/story/state-announces-200-million-projects-jacksonvilles-northside-and FDOT to pay $191 million for two more Jacksonville highway projects http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2013/02/20/state-to-pay-191-million-for-two-more.html?ana=e_du_pub&s=article_du&ed=2013-02-20&u=gQWE49WOHY+um7R51c2sqFce4i/ Regional transportation alliance pitched to Jacksonville business leaders http://www.bizjournals.com/jacksonville/news/2013/02/21/regional-transportation-pitched-to.html?ana=e_du_pub&s=article_du&ed=2013-02-21&u=gQWE49WOHY+um7R51c2sqFce4i/  

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