Autodesk invests $12M into Salem construction startup

The California software company has made three investments in the Boston area in the past five months — all into startups that are trying to inject modern software into the fractured construction industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Qualcomm invests in Chinese AI facial recognition startup SenseTime

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) startup SenseTime Group said on Wednesday it has sealed an investment from chipmaker Qualcomm Inc as part of a funding round that will close later this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2017

Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan invests in big data startup Crayon Data

Singapore - Chennai based Crayon Data, a portfolio company of Jungle Ventures, has raised undisclosed money from "Kris" Gopalakrishnan, co-founder, Infosys.Crayon Data, a big data company, said that the investment is part of.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 7th, 2017

Microsoft invests in 3D-printing startup

Microsoft is a customer of MarkForged, which makes a suite of 3D printers aimed at industrial applications......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2017

TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS BRIEFING: Daimler updates mobility and R&D efforts — Boeing invests in startup working on self-flying taxis — OTA updates will cut into auto dealers" revenue

Welcome to Transportation & Logistics Briefing, a new morning email providin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 23rd, 2017

Groundbreaking for Courtyard in downtown Winston-Salem set for next month

Construction will soon begin on a new five-story, 126-room Courtyard by Marriott in downtown Winston-Salem at 640 W. Fourth St., between Foothills Brewery and the Center City West parking deck. Developer Commercial Realty Advisors of Winston-Salem, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Move over, Elon Musk: Richard Branson’s Virgin Group invests in Hyperloop One

Hyperloop One gets boost from Richard Branson’s Virgin Group amid plans to rebrand and expand transportation startup......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

Triad biotech startup raises $1.1M for treatment of common urological condition

The Winston-Salem company is looking to raise between $1.3 million and $1.5 million more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

These NM cities were among top 10 in the nation for green residential projects (slideshow)

New Mexico is being recognized for its green efforts and it has nothing to do with the chile. The Wisconsin-based startup ABODO dug into leadership in energy and environmental design (LEED) construction data and found three New Mexico cities are ra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

Citing its support for indies, Wieden+Kennedy invests in Austin ad agency startup

Wieden+Kennedy said Monday that the company has become a minority investor in a new Austin, Texas, agency. The idea is to help reseed an industry that's shaking out a bit. The Portland ad giant will be a minority investor in Callen, led by W+K Gro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

Volvo invests $520M to build 2nd vehicle in South Carolina

Volvo Cars says it will invest an additional $520 million in its South Carolina plant under construction, adding nearly 2,000 more jobs and putting the production of another vehicle in the factory......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 25th, 2017

Hillman fund invests in $18 million startup deal

The new investment will be used to accelerate development and field testing......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017

Raleigh investor buys Dollar General sites

Two of the five stores are under construction in Greensboro and Winston-Salem......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017

WSSU to start construction on $53 million sciences building

Winston-Salem State University plans to start construction on a $53 million sciences building on campus next month. The new 103,000-square-foot building is being f unded by the Connect NC bond approved by voters last year, and construction on the faci.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2017

Raleigh investor buys 5 Triad sites leasing the same store brand

Two of the five stores are under construction in Greensboro and Winston-Salem......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2017

GE deepens relationship with Cambridge big data startup

Even as General Electric delays the construction of its permanent Boston headquarters and reportedly mulls cuts to some corporate operations, the company is making inroads into Boston's startup world......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2017

Seventy percent of contractors have trouble finding workers

Amid a construction boom, 70% of construction firms say they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions, according to the results of an industry-wide survey by Autodesk and the Associated General Contractors of America......»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkSep 6th, 2017

Mercedes-Benz Invests in Via Ride-Sharing Startup

Mercedes-Benz and its parent, Daimler, have invested $50 million in New York City-based carpooling startup Via Transportation and the joint venture unveil its first European service in London this........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 6th, 2017

Can Flying Taxis Work? Tencent Invests in German Aviation Startup Lilium To Find Out

Up, up and (horizontally) away. The Chinese internet giant Tencent has become an investor in a German aviation company calle.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 5th, 2017

Japan-Based Softbank Invests $4.4 Billion in Shared-Office Provider WeWork

WeWork Cos. has confirmed that Japanese telecommunications conglomerate Softbank Group Corp. will invest $3 billion directly into the office-sharing startup and $1.4 billion into three newly created su.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 28th, 2017

SoftBank invests additional $3 billion in shared-office startup WeWork

(Reuters) - WeWork Cos said on Thursday it received an additional $3 billion investment from Japan's SoftBank Group and its Vision Fund, helping the shared-office startup ramp up its expansion globally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 24th, 2017