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Yelp announced on Friday that it’s opening a new office in Washington, D.C., as the digital small business directory beefs up its federal lobbying efforts. In a post, Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman cited the city’s “proximity to other East Coast locations, top-notch public transportation” and its “thriving technology community,” as reasons for why the company is deciding to open up its D.C. office. Floor polishing and Skudo HT Commercial installation by Advantage Flooring:
Skudo HT Commercial system is currently protecting the front drive of the new High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA) building in downtown Houston. The $80 million project is designed to accommodate 750 students and will include an 800-seat main theater with a balcony, dance and music studios, a 300-seat black box theater, rehearsal rooms, a modern outdoor dining area, two levels of underground parking, and an outdoor roof terrace. The general contractor for this project is McCarthy Building Companies.
Skudo is excited to be working with Jeffco Concrete and West Construction on East Mississippi College’s Communiversity workforce development project. Skudo’s HT Commercial System is being used to protect concrete during construction of the $42+ million, 145,000 sq. ft. project which is expected to be completed in 2018. The Communiversity project represents a partnership between local K-12 schools, area industry, and the community college to provide cutting edge workforce and technical training to students. The new facility will include several new classrooms, laboratories, and a manufacturing display, along with office space, conference areas, and food service.
Skudo is proud to be on the job with Juneau Construction for the new University of North Georgia Convocation Center. The 103,000-square foot facility will serve multiple uses, including academic courses, physical training activities, and university events such as commencement ceremonies, athletic events and meetings. The center also will have several classrooms and faculty offices in addition to the multiuse areas.
Skudo’s Commercial Mat System was recently used to protect polished concrete during construction on the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) project at The University of Vermont. The STEM Initiative, valued at over $80 million, is the single largest capital project ever undertaken by the University. When completed, the laboratory building and classroom building will total 200,000 square feet. Click HERE to read the full article from PC Construction.
Opening in October 2015, the Liberty Center, located on I-75, between Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio is a $350 million real estate development featuring retail, office and residential buildings. Skudo’s HT Commercial Mat System was used to protect the concrete during construction. CLICK HERE to read the full article by Ryan Olson for Concrete Contractor magazine!