Construction

Polk Stanley Wilcox Receives National Award for Library Design

Polk Stanley Wilcox Receives National Award for Library Design
The Hillary Rodham Clinton Library and Learning Center in Little Rock.

Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects' design of the Hillary Rodham Clinton Children's Library and Learning Center in Little Rock has been honored in the American Institute of Steel Construction's annual awards.
read more >

Jonesboro Voters Repeal New Property Maintenance Code

Voters in Jonesboro have repealed a measure that would have imposed new regulations on how property is maintained throughout the city.
read more >

Two AERT Executives See Total Compensation Decline

Two of the three named executive officers at Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies Inc. of Springdale saw their compensation packages decline from 2014 to 2015, according to the company's most recent proxy.
read more >

Market Update

DOW 17,873.22 +44.93
NASDAQ 4933.50 +31.74
S&P 500 2099.06 +8.96
Enter a stock symbol

Mortgage Calculator

Enter Desired Loan Amount $
Interest Rate
Years
Your monthly payment is: $

More Construction News

2 Banks Join Arkansas Business' Largest Private Companies List

The 75 largest private companies in Arkansas generated total revenue — self-reported and estimated — of $34.2 billion in their most recent fiscal years, up more than 4 percent in a year. read more >

Rehab & Health Care Center Attracts $3.5M Transaction (Real Deals)

FC Encore Properties B Holdco LLC, an affiliate of Formation Capital of Atlanta, purchased Chenal Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center at 3115 S. Bowman Road. read more >

Peco Foods Plant Bringing 1,000 Jobs to Northeast Arkansas

In 2014, Peco Foods Inc. announced it was building a massive poultry processing plant in Pocahontas. That project is now nearing completion and is expected to spur economic activity in the area. read more >

Be Pro Be Proud Initiative Receives $80K in Investments

The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and the Associated Industries of Arkansas announced Tuesday its acceptance of a $50,000 investment from the Gene Haas Foundation and a $30,000 investment from Tyson Foods Inc. read more >

Federal Contracting Forum Taking Place in North Little Rock

With more than $1.7 billion in contracting opportunities available during fiscal year 2016 and 2017 the Army Corps of Engineers' Little Rock District is helping to host a federal contracting forum June 14-15. The registration deadline is May 30. read more >

Jonesboro Panel to Review Convention Center Plans

Jonesboro city planners will review details this week of a planned hotel and convention center in the city. read more >

Former Home of Stephens Inc. Torn Down for Tech Park

The 20,952-SF building at 114 E. Capitol Ave. was demolished as part of the Little Rock Technology Park development. read more >

In Retirement, Mike McFarland Swings for the Fences

After retiring from Arvest Bank earlier this year, Mike McFarland bought Modern Fence & Supply Co. of Springdale. McFarland and partner Rick Barrows paid $2.3 million for the company, which has a 12,165-SF office on a 1.8-acre lot at 1864 Ford Ave. read more >

Pulaski County's Most Expensive Home Sales of 2015

Sales of seven-figure homes in Pulaski County jumped in 2015, but the million-dollar houses remain a small part of the market. read more >

Northwest Arkansas' Most Expensive Home Sales of 2015

There was a drop in seven-figure home sales in Washington and Benton counties in 2015. In 2014, 18 homes in the two counties sold for $1 million or more; in 2015, only 10 such homes were sold. read more >

More Construction News>