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Arlington Heights, IL (November 20, 2014) — A 28-year-old woman who implemented the use of GPS units in her fleet to increase safety, productivity and tracking ability is one of the winners of Construction Equipment magazine’s “Under 40 in Construction Equipment Awards,” announced recently. A total of 22 young professionals, ranging in age from 28 read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (November 11, 2014) — From more than 2,800 entries, a panel of 300+ judges has named four Scranton Gillette Communications/SGC Horizon brands as finalists for the 2014 Eddie and Ozzie Awards. The annual competition, hosted by Folio:, recognizes the best in editorial and design among national and international publications.The read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 28, 2014) — Energy efficiency and sustainability are the focus of the two Show Village homes, the Ultimate Kitchen, and the BASF BEYOND.High Performance Net Zero home to be built at the International Builders’ Show/KBIS, January 20-22. SGC Horizon’s Professional Builder magazine and dozens of product manufacturers read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 22, 2014) — Building Design+Construction’s Editor-in-Chief David Barista is the exclusive body-of-work winner of the CWA’s 2014 Kneeland “Ned” Godfrey Award for his 2013-2014 BIM series. The Godfrey Award “recognizes an individual writer’s versatility, intelligence and superior writing in construction journalism,” read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 21, 2014) — The editors of Water & Wastes Digest (W&WD) magazine presented the 6th annual Top Projects Awards to the winners at a Sept. 30 reception, attended by 126 industry professionals, during WEFTEC.14 in New Orleans.The program honors water or wastewater projects that were in the design or construction read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 16, 2014) — Construction Equipment magazine’s Editorial Director Rod Sutton received a 2014 Robert F. Boger Award from the Construction Writers Association for his March 2013 editorial, “Sutton Report: No Silver Bullet.” Senior Editor Frank Raczon was honored with his second consecutive Boger Award for his blog, “ read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 16, 2014) — How do forward-thinking managers establish communication and motivational strategies within companies whose employees span as many as four generations, all with different life and career goals? More than 80 young AEC architects, designers, engineers and construction managers gathered in September at read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 16, 2014) — SGC Horizon’s Professional Remodeler is pleased to welcome Sal Alfano as the new editorial director of Professional Remodeler. Alfano will be responsible for overseeing the content and development of the monthly publication, its website, its digital products and leading events.From 2001- read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 16, 2014) —Greenhouse Product News’ (GPN) inaugural Plant Health Management Conference drew more than 70 attendees, representing approximately 40 different growing operations. The Conference took place at the Grand Rapids Hilton in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on October 7.  The conference was sponsored by American read full story
Arlington Heights, IL (October 16, 2014) — Attendance at the 2nd Annual BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland Conference & Expo totaled nearly 600 and included architects, engineers, contractors, property owners, real estate developers, government officials and members of community organizations from 27 states. The event was held September 29 read full story