Company & People NewsSouthTrust Bank’s Atlanta operations will get a new home in 2004. Bank officials announced that the company has signed a lease as the name tenant for a new main Atlanta office to be built at the Atlantic Station development in midtown Atlanta. The new office building is being developed by AIG Global Real Estate Investment Corp. BEM Systems, Inc. recently introduced version 3.1 of its PAECETrak software program. The program is designed to help public agencies and private developers manage the various complex clearance and reviews required for large-scale property acquisitions. An acronym for “property acquisition environmental cost estimate,” PAECETrak was originally developed by the engineering and environmental consulting firm for New Jersey Transit, which uses the program to track data on properties acquired for the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Transit system. The program has since become standard for transportation agencies in New Jersey. AMEC has opened an environmental engineering office…Log In to Read Full Article
RACER Trust’s Proving Ground Stimulates Efficiency
Judge Robert Gerber, sitting in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, signed an order in effect creating RACER Trust in March 2011. RACER — for Revitalizing Auto Communities Environmental Response — was handed a portfolio of more than 300 properties scattered over 89 locations in… Read more
Water, Water Everywhere?
While in the following pages I will recount a number of serious localized water shortages, I can tell you at the outset, this will not be another gloom-and-doom scenario to which you are treated daily in your local and national news sources. Now, in my 54th year of professional effort… Read more