Gerald Desmond

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Name: Gerald Desmond
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

OP-ED: Why the City of Long Beach Should Reinstate its Economic Development Department

By Eric Gray |  The City of Long Beach is the 36th largest city in the United States. According to the US Census Bureau, as of 2012, our most recent estimated population is 462,257 residents. This, by comparison, is larger than the populations of both ... [Published Long Beach Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

South I-710 to Westbound Ocean Blvd. to Close

The southbound I-710 (Long Beach) Freeway connector to westbound Ocean Boulevard is scheduled to close in early May so it can be demolished as part of the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project. The long-term closure is tentatively set to start at ... [Published American Journal of Transportation On-Line - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Big ships navigate tight squeeze at LB port [The Orange County Register :: ]

April 02--As the MSC Pina, carrying more than 9,200 cargo containers from China's Port of Ningbo-Zhoushan, considered the busiest port in the world, chugged toward the Port of Long Beach last week, it was buffeted by winds and high waves.The winds were ... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

TR News January-February: ABCs of Bridge Renewal

This issue of the TR News focuses on the effects the boom in the domestic energy industry is having on low-volume roadways in Texas; practical findings from a 26-state pooled-fund study on winter maintenance challenges; the mega-project under way to replace ... [Published TRB Publications RSS - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Port of Long Beach poised to approve three grant contracts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

LONG BEACH >> A rescue mission, a hospital foundation and a high school are poised to receive funding from the Port of Long Beach to make their operations more environmentally friendly.The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday will ... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Consortium, including Spanish Firms FCC and ACS, wins Contract for Lima Metro's Line 2

It's a big win for a group, including Spanish construction firms FCC and ACS, as it has got a contract worth 3.9 billion euros to build as well as manage part of the underground train network in Lima, Peru.The contract will lead to the employment of over ... [Published TopNews Spain - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Desmond Bridge project to be featured on Discovery Channel Wednesday

The Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project will be featured on Discovery’s Science Channel in an episode of “Strip the City” today at 7 and 10 p.m..The popular program uses computer-generated imaging and animation to “peel back” a city or landmark ... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Construction on 605-10 freeway interchange used as a new model for future road projects

1. 10 and 110 Freeway Express Lanes Project, Los Angeles County, $69.3 million2. 605-10 Freeway Connector, Los Angeles County, $78.8 million3. State Route 99 Roadway Rehabilitation, Madera County, $37.4 million4. US 101 Ramp Metering, San Mateo County, ... [Published SGV Tribune - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

710 Freeway Traffic Advisory Due To Gerald Desmond Bridge Construction

The southbound 710 Freeway off-ramps to downtown that access Sixth Street, Broadway and Golden Avenue will be closed from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, March 16. The northbound access from Shoreline Drive, Ocean Boulevard, Third Street and Seventh Street ... [Published Gazettes NewsPaper - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Sisters cities Long Beach and Sochi meet as their home countries enage in disputes

LONG BEACH >> It could have easily been a tense moment when representatives from Long Beach and Sochi, Russia met on Tuesday.The governments of the two sister cities have been at odds on issues ranging from gay rights to the future of Ukraine.But ... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2013 - Updated Oct 23 2013 - 1 reports

Bill Gates snaps up stake in Spanish builder

MADRID – US billionaire Bill Gates snapped up a 113.5-million-euro ($155 million) stake in Spanish construction and services group FCC, sending its shares soaring more than 10 percent on Tuesday. FCC stock leapt 11.74 percent to 17.55 euros in the ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Oct 23 2013]

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OP-ED: Why the City of Long Beach Should Reinst... [Published Long Beach Post - Apr 15 2014]
South I-710 to Westbound Ocean Blvd. to Close [Published American Journal of Transportation On-Line - Apr 15 2014]
Big ships navigate tight squeeze at LB port [Th... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 02 2014]
TR News January-February: ABCs of Bridge Renewal [Published TRB Publications RSS - Mar 31 2014]
Port of Long Beach poised to approve three gran... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 30 2014]
Consortium, including Spanish Firms FCC and ACS... [Published TopNews Spain - Mar 29 2014]
Desmond Bridge project to be featured on Discov... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 26 2014]
Construction on 605-10 freeway interchange used... [Published SGV Tribune - Mar 25 2014]
710 Freeway Traffic Advisory Due To Gerald Desm... [Published Gazettes NewsPaper - Mar 14 2014]
Sisters cities Long Beach and Sochi meet as the... [Published Press-Telegram - Mar 12 2014]
Bill Gates snaps up stake in Spanish builder [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Oct 23 2013]
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