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Skanska Bails on Ratner's Atlantic Yards Project - The Jewish Voice

Atlantic Yards - October 1, 2014 - 9:57am

Skanska Bails on Ratner's Atlantic Yards Project
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While the B2 project certainly has its issues, we were hopeful that our client and partner would address them so we could move forward with building much-needed affordable housing in Brooklyn. But we could not continue to incur millions of dollars in ...

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Skanska Drops Out of Development With Ratner for Atlantic Yards Modular ... - Jewish Business News

Atlantic Yards - September 28, 2014 - 6:51pm

Skanska Drops Out of Development With Ratner for Atlantic Yards Modular ...
Jewish Business News
Skanska has officially dropped out of its partnership with Forrest City Ratner for what was supposed to be the world's largest modular building located at the Atlantic Yards development in Brooklyn. The Swedish firm made its decision to split from ...

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Contractor to Forest City Ratner: It's not me, it's you - Brooklyn Daily

Atlantic Yards - September 26, 2014 - 2:39am

Contractor to Forest City Ratner: It's not me, it's you
Brooklyn Daily
Forest City Ratner and its contractor for the development formerly known as Atlantic Yards are separated, but a judge won't let them get divorced just yet. The fallout between the developer and Swedish construction giant Skanska over the modular B2 ...

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Skanska terminates B2 construction contract - The Real Deal Magazine (blog)

Atlantic Yards - September 23, 2014 - 5:25pm

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Skanska terminates B2 construction contract
The Real Deal Magazine (blog)
Skanska USA Building cancelled its contract for Forest City Ratner's Pacific Park, formerly known as Atlantic Yards, in the latest chapter in an ongoing legal tussle between the joint venture partners on Tuesday. “We believe in modular and have worked ...
Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ...New York Daily News
Skanska Quits Brooklyn Prefabricated Apartment ProjectBusinessweek
Brooklyn arena tower builder ups and quits, affordable housing back on “maybe ...Field of Schemes
Construction Global
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Skanska Terminates Contract for Atlantic Yards Tower B2 - Curbed NY

Atlantic Yards - September 23, 2014 - 3:01pm

New York Daily News

Skanska Terminates Contract for Atlantic Yards Tower B2
Curbed NY
While the B2 project certainly has its issues, we were hopeful that our client and partner would address them so we could move forward with building much-needed affordable housing in Brooklyn. But we could not continue to incur millions of dollars in ...
Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ...New York Daily News
Skanska terminates B2 construction contractThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)
Skanska Quits Brooklyn Prefabricated Apartment ProjectBusinessweek
Field of Schemes -Construction Global
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Skanska Quits Brooklyn Prefabricated Apartment Project - Bloomberg

Atlantic Yards - September 23, 2014 - 2:38pm

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Skanska Quits Brooklyn Prefabricated Apartment Project
Bloomberg
Forest City is the initial developer of the $4.9 billion Atlantic Yards project, which includes the Barclays Center arena, home of the National Basketball Association's Brooklyn Nets since 2012. The 22-acre (9-hectare) development, which has been ...
Skanska terminates B2 construction contractThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)
Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ...New York Daily News
Brooklyn arena tower builder ups and quits, affordable housing back on “maybe ...Field of Schemes
Construction Global
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Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ... - New York Daily News

Atlantic Yards - September 23, 2014 - 2:35pm

New York Daily News

Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ...
New York Daily News
The termination of the contract is the latest in a flurry of legal jabs in the bout between Skanska and Ratner's development firm over delays and cost overruns at the Atlantic Yards building. A Skanska spokeswoman said Forest City Ratner Companies had ...
Skanska terminates B2 construction contractThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)
Brooklyn arena tower builder ups and quits, affordable housing back on “maybe ...Field of Schemes
Skanska USA terminates Atlantic Yards construction management contractConstruction Global
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Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ... - New York Daily News

Atlantic Yards - September 23, 2014 - 2:35pm

New York Daily News

Construction company building world's tallest modular tower in Brooklyn ...
New York Daily News
The termination of the contract is the latest in a flurry of legal jabs in the bout between Skanska and Ratner's development firm over delays and cost overruns at the Atlantic Yards building. A Skanska spokeswoman said Forest City Ratner Companies had ...
Skanska terminates B2 construction contractThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)
Brooklyn arena tower builder ups and quits, affordable housing back on “maybe ...Field of Schemes
Skanska USA terminates Atlantic Yards construction management contractConstruction Global
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State gets approval to seize Atlantic Yard sites - The Real Deal Magazine (blog)

Atlantic Yards - September 19, 2014 - 2:11pm

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State gets approval to seize Atlantic Yard sites
The Real Deal Magazine (blog)
The Empire State Development Corporation received the go-ahead yesterday to seize several buildings through eminent domain to make way for a portion of Forest City Ratner's Atlantic Yards project, recently renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn. Brooklyn ...
State Gives Occupants 90 Days to Leave Atlantic Yards Building, Tenant SaysDNAinfo

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Brooklyn Judge Issues Condemnation Order for 7 Atlantic Yards Properties - New York Observer

Atlantic Yards - September 18, 2014 - 4:58pm

New York Observer

Brooklyn Judge Issues Condemnation Order for 7 Atlantic Yards Properties
New York Observer
In what one participating lawyer called a “friendly little condemnation” proceeding, a judge issued an order today in the Brooklyn Supreme Court of the State of New York granting an eminent domain petition filed last month on behalf of Empire State ...

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David Ehrenberg On Overseeing the Brooklyn Navy Yard - Commercial Observer

Atlantic Yards - September 17, 2014 - 12:27pm

David Ehrenberg On Overseeing the Brooklyn Navy Yard
Commercial Observer
Atlantic Yards, renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn, and Brooklyn Navy Yard projects are similar at the core, Mr. Ehrenberg said. They are both private-public partnerships with common issues and concerns. When then-Mayor Bloomberg appointed Mr. Ehrenberg, ...

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State Plans to Seize Seven Properties for Atlantic Yards - Curbed NY

Atlantic Yards - September 14, 2014 - 9:40am

State Plans to Seize Seven Properties for Atlantic Yards
Curbed NY
Last month, the Empire State Development Corporation filed an eminent domain petition with the Brooklyn Supreme Court, with plans to seize seven properties in the Atlantic Yards development zone, and to determine compensation for the property's owners.

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State looks to seize properties in the path of Pacific Park - The Real Deal Magazine (blog)

Atlantic Yards - September 12, 2014 - 2:35pm

State looks to seize properties in the path of Pacific Park
The Real Deal Magazine (blog)
New York state has filed to seize several properties in the path of Forest City Ratner's Pacific Park Brooklyn, the development previously known as the Atlantic Yards project. On August 20, the Empire State Development Corporation asked the Brooklyn ...

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Complete Brooklyn primary results: Vindication for Simon; Hamilton over ... - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Atlantic Yards - September 10, 2014 - 12:52am

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Complete Brooklyn primary results: Vindication for Simon; Hamilton over ...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Dark horse Doug Biviano earned 7.3 percent of the vote. The win was a vindication for Simon, who served as Democratic District Leader and State Committeewoman, with years of experience on local issues like Atlantic Yards, Long Island College Hospital ...

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Ratner Suing Skanska Again Over Atlantic Yards - Jewish Business News

Atlantic Yards - September 9, 2014 - 3:09pm

Ratner Suing Skanska Again Over Atlantic Yards
Jewish Business News
Forest City Ratner has filed yet another law suit against its partner in the Brooklyn Atlantic Yards development, the Swedish firm Skanska. FCRC Modular, a Forest City Ratner limited liability company, filed the new suit last Friday in New York State ...
Forest City Sues Skanska Again Over Atlantic Yards Tower B2Curbed NY

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Forest City Sues Skanska Again Over Atlantic Yards Tower B2 - Curbed NY

Atlantic Yards - September 9, 2014 - 12:03pm

Forest City Sues Skanska Again Over Atlantic Yards Tower B2
Curbed NY
The complaint says that any stoppage must first be approved by the company's board of directors, and asks the court for an injunction that would reopen the factory in the Brooklyn Navy Yard where the mods for the tower are being constructed. Forest ...
Ratner Suing Skanska Again Over Atlantic YardsJewish Business News

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Rift puts the brakes on Brooklyn project - Crain's New York Business

Atlantic Yards - September 8, 2014 - 5:09pm

The Real Deal Magazine

Rift puts the brakes on Brooklyn project
Crain's New York Business
With work on the city's tallest modular-tower-to-be at a dead stop, the dispute between its developer and its builder sank to a new low last week. On Tuesday, both sides filed suits blaming the other for the standstill at Pacific Park Brooklyn, the ...
Forest City Ratner files another suit against Skanska USAThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)

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Modular madness grinds on in Brooklyn - Crain's New York Business

Atlantic Yards - September 8, 2014 - 5:09pm

The Real Deal Magazine

Modular madness grinds on in Brooklyn
Crain's New York Business
The doors remained locked on Monday at the Brooklyn Navy Yard facility designed to produce modular units for the first residential tower at Atlantic Yards, the complex-to-be recently rechristened Pacific Park. That state of affairs persisted despite a ...
Forest City Blames Skanska Exec For Brooklyn Project DelayLaw360 (subscription)
Forest City Ratner files another suit against Skanska USAThe Real Deal Magazine (blog)

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Mod squad walks off job at Atlantic Yards - Brooklyn Paper

Atlantic Yards - September 7, 2014 - 8:12am

Mod squad walks off job at Atlantic Yards
Brooklyn Paper
Work on the first building in the development formerly known as Atlantic Yards has frozen after the contractor let it go. The Swedish construction company Skanska halted construction last week on the high-rise building B2 at the corner of Flatbush ...

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Ratner Claims Swedish Modular Factory in Atlantic Yards Lawsuit - Jewish Business News

Atlantic Yards - September 7, 2014 - 3:32am

Ratner Claims Swedish Modular Factory in Atlantic Yards Lawsuit
Jewish Business News
In a new twist on the lawsuits being traded by Bruce Ratner and the Swedish real estate development group Skanska over their shared part of the Atlantic Yards development in Brooklyn, Ratner is now demanding that Skanska give its nearby modular ...

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