Top NAIOP New Mexico projects announced

From the Albuquerque Journal

By Richard Metcalf / Journal Staff Writer

An emerging transportation hub that “secures New Mexico’s future as a leader in the goods-movement industry” got top recognition Friday at the annual Awards of Excellence luncheon by NAIOP, the commercial real-estate development association.

Union Pacific’s new railroad facility near Santa Teresa – the so-called Strauss Yard – is a $400 million, from-the-ground-up construction project that received the NAIOP Chairman’s Award for its positive impact on the state’s economy. Continue reading “Top NAIOP New Mexico projects announced”

Governor Martinez Announces two new Companies in Santa Teresa

From the El Paso Times:

Two El Paso companies putting facilities in Santa Teresa
By Vic Kolenc / El Paso Times
Posted: 07/23/2013 12:11:07 AM MDT
Photo by Victor Calzada / El Paso Times

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez was in Santa Teresa on Monday to announce that two El Paso companies plan to locate facilities there.
Twin Cities Services, a shipping container-storage company, plans to relocate its two El Paso storage yards, headquarters and 18 employees to a 32-acre site in Verde Logistics Park. It expects to have about 30 employees there in two to three years, the company owner said. The other company, W. Silver Recycling, a large industrial recycling company, plans to add another processing and distribution facility at a 5.5-acre site in the same industrial park. It eventually plans to employ 20 people there. Continue reading “Governor Martinez Announces two new Companies in Santa Teresa”

US CBP News Release: Border Crossers in New Mexico Can Now Travel Further Without I-94

Washington—U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced today that the extension of the border zone in New Mexico for Border Crossing Card holders is now effective. Following publish of the final rule in June with an implementation date 30-days from publish, Border Crossing Card holders can now travel up to 55 miles from the border without obtaining a Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record.

This change allows BCC holders entering the United States by land, to travel to the cities of Deming and Las Cruces, N.M., stimulating commerce, trade and tourism activity in the area. The current process to obtain a Form I-94 includes a secondary inspection with an officer with interview, fingerprinting, database queries, and other paperwork to confirm legitimate travel. Continue reading “US CBP News Release: Border Crossers in New Mexico Can Now Travel Further Without I-94”

BIA Member, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, lands on national architectural list

Photo by Randy Siner, Albuquerque Business First

We would like to congratulate Dekker/Perich/Sabatini on being recognized as one of the top architectual firms in the U.S.

From the Albuquerque Business First website:
By Damon Scott

Albuquerque-based Dekker/Perich/Sabatini has been recognized on the annual list of the top 300 U.S.-based architecture firms by Architectural Record. The magazine focuses on design inspiration, design skill development, business improvement and practice management. Continue reading “BIA Member, Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, lands on national architectural list”