Construction Archive

Structural Work, Other Items Add $360K to Tech Park Cost

by Sarah Campbell 9/15/2016 10:19 am

Renovations to the future home of the Little Rock Tech Park could cost nearly $360,000 more than expected and its opening may be delayed, the park's director says.

Bono Landmark Bridge Might Soon Be Replaced

by Jeff Bricker, The Jonesboro Sun 9/12/2016 06:54 am

A lost landmark that was significant to residents because of both practicality and heritage may soon be replaced.

Meet 20 In Their 20s: The New Influentials Class of 2016

by Gwen Moritz 9/12/2016 12:00 am

Twenty of Arkansas' young leaders show the energy and ambition and adventurous spirit that is obvious in our state's business legends, even decades after they were in their 20s. We're proud to introduce these New Influentials and to consider all the potential they offer our state in the decades to come.

UA System Board Gives Final OK to $160M Stadium Expansion

by Lance Turner 9/8/2016 11:44 am

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees on Thursday gave final approval to a $160 million expansion of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

First National Bank to Expand Branch in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/6/2016 11:05 am

First National Bank of Paragould on announces the start of construction on an expansion to its branch at 3500 E. Johnson Ave. in Jonesboro.

Cedar Creek Sells NLR Property for $2.2M

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/5/2016 12:00 am

This week, we offer you a trio of million-dollar transactions in Pulaski County: An office-warehouse in North Little Rock, a Little Rock home and farmland near Scott.

Slideshow: 9 Inductees Honored at Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame

by Gwen Moritz 9/5/2016 12:00 am

Eight women and a congregation of Catholic nuns were the second class of inductees honored by the Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame at a banquet in Little Rock on Aug. 25.

New Stoby's Inching Along in Conway

by Jan Cottingham 9/5/2016 12:00 am

A rebuilt Stoby's is still at least seven months away, owner David Stobaugh said last week. “We're looking at early spring” before the landmark Conway restaurant can be up and running again.

Who'll Stop the Rain? (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 9/5/2016 12:00 am

Businesspeople are supposed to be known for their ability to face facts — e.g., “businesslike” — and to learn from the mistakes of others. Last month's devastating floods in Louisiana provide just such opportunities.

Pair Promoted to Principals at Black Corley Owens & Hughes (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/5/2016 12:00 am

Ken King and Ryan Ripley have been promoted to principals in the Benton architectural firm of Black Corley Owens & Hughes.

Zips Car Wash of Jonesboro Acquires Boomerang Car Wash

by Alexis Hosticka 8/31/2016 02:46 pm

Zips Car Wash of Jonesboro has acquired Boomerang Car Wash of Little Rock — a transaction its founder says will create North America's third largest tunnel car wash company.

Overbrook Apartment Complex Undergoing $4M in Renovations

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/31/2016 09:27 am

BSR Trust LLC of Little Rock is investing nearly $4 million to renovate the Overbrook apartment complex on JFK Boulevard in North Little Rock.

Scott Reed Faces New Foreclosure Over K Lofts

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/29/2016 12:00 am

IberiaBank of Lafayette, Louisiana, sued to recover more than $1.4 million owed on an original June 2013 loan of $1.3 million to Scott Reed's K Lofts project.

Wal-Mart's McMillon Tops Compensation List of 100 Arkansas Public Company Execs

by Gwen Moritz 8/29/2016 12:00 am

C. Douglas McMillon, CEO of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., has returned to the No. 1 spot on the annual list of executive compensation at publicly traded companies headquartered in the state.

Madison Health & Rehab Draws $4M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 8/29/2016 12:00 am

Dixon Realty LLC of Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, purchased the 140-bed nursing home in south Pulaski County from Trinik Holdings LLC, led by Saeed Niksefat.

Hendrix College Raises $2M to Make Goal for Mabee Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2016 11:07 am

Hendrix College of Conway says it has reached its goal to meet a $1 million challenge grant from the J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation of Tulsa.

Broadway Bridge Will Close Sept. 28

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/25/2016 03:58 pm

The Arkansas State Highway & Transportation Department says the Broadway Bridge will close on Sept. 28 for at least six months as contractor Massman Construction Co. of Kansas City, Missouri, installs the new $98.4 million bridge.

Bank of the Ozarks Getting Ready for Groundbreaking on New HQ

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

Bank of the Ozarks acquired more than 46 acres of mostly undeveloped property this summer, in preparation for its new headquarters. Those deals on the western end of The Ranch development totaled more than $12.5 million.

NorthShore Raid Focus of Federal Grand Jury

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

A federal grand jury has been hearing testimony related to the August 2015 searches of Powers of Arkansas and Kullander Construction Co.

Looks Good on Paper: 6 Things You Didn't Know About Shandong Pulp Mill

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/22/2016 12:00 am

From our file of things you may not know, we dig into items associated with the pulp mill complex developing in Clark County.


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