Construction Archive

Hot Springs Sees Boom in Craft Beer Breweries

by Jan Cottingham 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Tapping into Hot Springs thermal culture, the craft brewing industry in Spa City is hot.

Windamere, Markham House Lead Recent Seven-Digit Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

A 109-unit multifamily project in southwest Little Rock and a 73-room hotel in midtown Little Rock highlight a group of eleven recent multimillion-dollar transactions in Pulaski County.

Plans for Bathhouse Hotel, Outdoor Spas, Bike Trails Percolate in Hot Springs

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

News is bubbling up in Hot Springs, where Mayor Pat McCabe and his wife, Ellen, are planning a boutique hotel in the Hale Bathhouse and the city is brainstorming on what to do with the site of the old Majestic Hotel.

Industrial Space Vacancy Rate Falls in Central Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

The central Arkansas industrial real estate market saw the total vacancy rate decline to 9.6 percent in the first quarter of 2017, compared with 11.1 percent in first-quarter 2016.

Mayor Pat McCabe on Moving Hot Springs Full Steam Ahead

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Pat McCabe was appointed mayor by the Hot Springs Board of Directors in April after the resignation of Mayor Ruth Carney in March.

Crye-Leike Adds Agents to Bryant, NLR Branches (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Richard Warner and Rob Levecchia have become affiliated with the Crye-Leike offices in Bryant and North Little Rock respectively.

Westchase Plaza Visited By $4.8M Purchase (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Markham & Shackleford LLC, led by Leonard Hasson and Hank Kelley, purchased the 55,766-SF Westchase Plaza and Slim Chickens restaurant at 301 N. Shackleford Road.

Tyson Foods to Spend $60M, Expand Pennsylvania Distribution Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/6/2017 08:49 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale says it will invest $59.7 million to expand its distribution center in Pottsville, Pennsylvania.

Hospital Boom Creates Development Ripples Across Northwest Arkansas

by Marty Cook 7/3/2017 12:00 am

Development experts say that hospitals are a great magnet for other retail and residential projects, such as restaurants, service companies and apartments.

WestLake Corporate Park Draws $45.8M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 7/3/2017 12:00 am

STP Westlake Ltd. of Dallas purchased the six-building WestLake Corporate Park and 16.3 acres of undeveloped land.

James Arbuckle Brought to Little Rock by Halff Associates (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/3/2017 12:00 am

James Arbuckle has been named the vice president and operations manager of the recently opened Little Rock office of Halff Associates Inc., an engineering and architecture consulting firm.

Zweig Group Helps Out-Of-State Firms With Acquisition

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/30/2017 03:17 pm

Zweig Group, an architectural and engineering consulting firm based in Fayetteville, facilitated WGI's acquisition of Carl Walker Inc.

Scenic Hill to Build $10M Municipal Solar Plant in Clarksville

by Kyle Massey 6/29/2017 11:49 am

Scenic Hill Solar of Little Rock and Clarksville's city-owned utility have partnered to build the largest municipal power source in Arkansas using renewable energy.

White River Health System Plans 40,000-SF Expansion

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/29/2017 09:28 am

The White River Health System is seeking city council action to move forward with building a 40,000-SF medical office building for bone and joint health care services in Batesville.

Distributed Energy Group Honors OECC as Cooperative of Year

by Kyle Massey 6/28/2017 10:49 am

Ouachita Electric Cooperative Corp. of Camden has been named the Electric Cooperative Utility of the Year nationwide by the Smart Electric Power Alliance.

Fort Smith Medical School Announces Expansion Plans

by Marty Cook 6/27/2017 01:31 pm

The Arkansas Colleges of Health Education in Fort Smith says an anonymous $15 million donation will allow it to expand its osteopathic medical college campus and surrounding area.

South Carolina Firm Buys Bowman Shopping Centers for $7.1M

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/27/2017 11:31 am

Ziff Properties Inc. of Charleston, South Carolina, closes on a $7.1 million purchase of the Bowman Curve I & II shopping centers in Little Rock.

Baldwin & Shell Adds NWA Business Director (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Tori Pohlner Bogner, Bailey Clark and Joey Cunningham have been hired by Baldwin & Shell, headquartered in Little Rock.

Salter Properties to Start Work on J Lofts in Conway

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Salter Properties is working to give Conway a trendy "walkable" downtown.

Rees Commercial Plans Upscale Hamilton Apartments

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

A proposed upscale multifamily development is in the works for west Little Rock.