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£21 million repairs silence Big Ben

The "Big Ben" bell in the British parliament's famous clock tower tolled for the last time on Monday before it ceased its regular bongs for four years while renovation work is carried out. Kate King reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 21st, 2017

Work on Tobin Bridge to slow traffic north of the city for three years

The MassDOT Board of Directors on Monday approved a $41.6 million contract for J.F. White to do repairs starting in April 2018......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

NYC mayor wants to tax the wealthy to fund subway repairs

The so-called "millionaires tax" would generate as much as $800 million each year by raising the city's highest income tax rate......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2017

Erie County plans $3 million worth of preventive maintenance work at New Era Field

County prepping for 'non-sexy' repairs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2017

‘The Irishman’: 9 things to know about Martin Scorsese’s $100 million ‘Goodfellas’ reunion

Getty ImagesMartin Scorsese’s “Silence” may have been his 28-year-old passion project, but it was mostly ignored by audiences, grossing only $7 million in the U.S. opposite a $40 million budget. Something tells us the s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 18th, 2017

Most of 46 million recalled Takata inflators in U.S. not fixed: U.S. senator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 65 percent of 46.2 million recalled Takata Corp airbag inflators in the United States have not been repaired, a U.S. senator said on Thursday, urging automakers to speed up the pace of repairs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2017

Save Notre Dame: France Seeks U.S. Generosity to Raise $100 Million for "Urgent" Repairs

The state allocates €2 million ($2.2 million) a year for restoration works, but the repairs needed would cost 50 times as much......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 1st, 2017

$900M investment at PHL to bring new traffic control tower, remodeled terminals

A $900 million infrastructure investment at Philadelphia International Airport led by American Airlines dedicates nearly half the funds to maintenance and repairs of the airfield and terminals, while the next largest piece – $200 million – will go t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2017

Gov. Christie says $300M state capitol renovation plan is "politically gutsy"

Governor Christie insists his proposed $300 million renovation of the New Jersey Statehouse is going to happen. Several lawmakers concerned about the expense have filed a lawsuit to block the work. They say only the repairs needed to ensure the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2017

Honolulu-based firm gets $13M order for dry dock repairs at Pearl Harbor

The U.S. Department of Defense on Monday awarded Honolulu-based GSI Pacific Inc. a task order worth nearly $12.9 million for the repair of a dry dock at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The order is part of a previously awarded construction contract for .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2017

AAA study: Third of U.S. car owners can"t afford surprise repairs

An AAA study estimates 64 million drivers could not pay out-of-poc.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 9th, 2017

Millennium Tower homeowners association sues, seeking over $200 million to fund repairs

The homeowners association of the sinking, tilting Millennium Tower filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday seeking damages exceeding $200 million to pay for repairs. The suit in San Francisco Superior Court names a long list of defendants: Developer Millenn.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2017

Queen Mary needs $289 million in urgent repairs to prevent flooding, hull collapse, study says

The Queen Mary tourist attraction, moored i.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMar 14th, 2017

Tech Site Vows to Fight ‘Inventor of Email’ Lawsuit

Masnick makes a stand. The publisher of the website TechDirt broke his silence on Wednesday about a $15 million lawsuit filed by the self-proclaimed “inventor of email,” .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 11th, 2017

State board approves $228 million in tax-exempt bonds for NYCHA repairs

A state board approved nearly $228 million of tax-exempt bonds to renovate and repair a large New York City Housing Authority apartment complex in Ocean Bay, Queens, that was damaged by Superstorm... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 28th, 2016

Council subcommittee approves $100 million Pier 40 air-rights deal

A deal to transfer $100 million of air rights—which would fund Pier 40 repairs and green-light a large development across the street—was granted by a key New York City Council... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 5th, 2016

But The Queen Is Paying For The £370 Million Buckingham Palace Repairs Already

Not understanding the economics of a matter is a dangerous place to start from if one then wants to talk about the economics of that matter. And so it is with this whining about the cost of repairs to Buckingham Palace and the demand that the Queen should.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 21st, 2016

Buckingham palace updates could cost $455 million

The palace says the repairs are necessary to avoid "catastrophic failure leading to fire or flood."         The palace says the repairs are necessary to avoid "catastrophic failure leading to fire or flood." &.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 19th, 2016

Verizon’s Deafening Silence on Yahoo Deal

Is this deal still happening? For a company whose tagline used to be “Can you hear me now,” Verizon has been awfully quiet about its commitment to buying Yahoo. Five days ago, Yahoo admitted that over 500 million user accounts were hacked .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2016

Owners of Queens city-financed affordable condos sue developer over construction defects

Households who bought affordable condominiums in a city-sponsored Queens development are now stuck with $10 million in repairs due to shoddy construction, a lawsuit filed earlier this month... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 22nd, 2016

More funds for Superstorm Sandy repairs

The city plans to use $500 million in taxpayer money to fund Superstorm Sandy recovery and protection programs that were expected to be paid by the federal government. This comes as the cost to U.S.... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 22nd, 2016