Ledcor Awarded Contract for Nevada State College

Ledcor has been contracted to build two eagerly awaited academic buildings for Nevada State College (NSC).

LAS VEGAS, NV – Ledcor has been contracted to build two eagerly awaited academic buildings for Nevada State College (NSC). The $39.8 million project consists of two, three story buildings. The Nursing & Sciences building is 66,000 square feet and features classrooms, state-of-the-art science laboratories, a large auditorium, faculty offices, and computer labs. The Student… [More…]

Industry Focus: Commercial Real Estate

Industry experts are beginning to see an uptick in Nevada commercial real estate. Executives recently discussed the market.

It’s likely that no industry has felt the recession as strongly as the commercial real estate industry. Yet, industry experts are beginning to see an uptick in the previously challenged market. Executives representing commercial real estate interests recently met at the Las Vegas offices of Stable Development to discuss the market. Connie Brennan, publisher of… [More…]

Nevada’s 3rd Annual Meet the General Contractors

Thursday, May 23rd from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM The Orleans’s Hotel Casino, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Las Vegas Nevada’s MEET THE GC event links Subcontractors & Suppliers directly with the Construction industry’s leading General Contractors, a version of “exhibit networking” Register before May 6th $50.00 ~ after, the pre-registration price increases to $75.00 MEET… [More…]

Red Rock Bay selected as the wave pool name at Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas

Nevada Business Press Releases for January 21st

LAS VEGAS (Jan. 21, 2012) – Red Rock Bay received the most votes of Wet ‘n’ Wild Las Vegas’ Wave Pool Naming Contest, and is now the name of the giant wave pool at the $50 million, the 41-acre water park that will open Memorial Day weekend. Ted Stringer submitted Red Rock Bay for the… [More…]

Industry Focus: Commercial Real Estate


Executives representing this industry recently met at the Las Vegas office of Holland & Hart to discuss commercial real estate and what’s in store for the future.

Kyle Nagy, Commercial Capital Advisors, NAIOP; Cathy Jones, Sun Commercial Real Estate; Ryan Martin, Colliers International, CCIM; Jeffrey Vilkin, Tradewinds Construction; Mason Gorda, Ledcor Construction; Kevin Burke, Burke & Associates; Michael Dermody, DP Partners; Mike Montandon, VOIT Commercial Real Estate; Jeff Ehret, PENTA Building Group; Doug Roberts, Panattoni Development; Robert Leidig, Flagship Construction Co.; Mike Mixer, Colliers International; Laurie Paquette, General Growth Properties; Lance Earl, Holland & Hart [More…]

Tourism: Welcome Back


Nevada’s travel and tourism industry employs one-third of the state’s population. From hospitality to gaming and from the “What happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas” campaign to Northern Nevada being America’s Adventure Place, the Silver State has been promoted as a world class destination. At the same time, “diversify” has become the State’s battle cry… [More…]