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Client satisfaction helps Fla. contractor achieve fast growth


  • American City Business Journals

Miranda Contracting, which is ranked among the fastest growing companies in Northeast Florida, achieved 55% revenue growth. Key to its success has been the ability to overcome challenges such as a sho… Read More

TVA tests new building at Watts Bar nuclear plant


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Tennessee Valley Authority is testing the Watts Bar nuclear power plant's new FLEX Storage Equipment Building that can withstand disasters such as earthquakes, and could keep plants running during suc… Read More

Fall in key unemployment gauge is encouraging to Fed


  • Bloomberg Businessweek

Improvement in one of the more stubborn measures of the U.S. labor market -- the long-term unemployed -- is cited by U.S. Federal Reserve researchers as reason to be optimistic for sustained gains on … Read More