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Industrial Trends: Are Conditions Right for a U.S. Multistory Comeback?
On April 10, 2017, logistics real estate company Prologis broke ground on a three-story, 589,615 square foot multistory fulfillment center in South Seattle. Billed by the company as the first multistory warehouse in the United States, the project – […] Read More
Facility Evolution in the Age of Industrial Robotics
As robot technology grows more sophisticated and its use increases throughout industrial facilities of all kinds, building configurations and human roles evolve as well. The primary drivers of this change are the mobility and flexibility of the […] Read More
Waiting for Bigger Ships to Come In
The Promise and Reality of the Panama Canal Expansion for Commercial Activity at U.S. Ports The shipping industry has long anticipated the ramifications of an expanded Panama Canal capable of accommodating higher volume and larger ships. Finally […] Read More
Preparing for a "Driverless" World
As the buzz around autonomous vehicles grows louder every day, the technology’s evolution is now at a point where it is no longer a matter of "if", but of "when". Several of the world’s largest and most innovative corporations – including Google […] Read More
Is the Future Now for Drone Delivery Services?
Just a few years ago, the idea of a “drone” line item in your financials seemed far-fetched. All that most of us knew about drones – also known as Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) – was what we’d seen in military surveillance newsreels. Then came […] Read More