Monthly Archives: June 2016

Part of a Team

Part of a Team I talk about it all the time – team, part of the team, team player – the words flow out of my mouth like I invented them. Yesterday though, one of our team members asked what I meant when I said something about being part of the same team. I don’t…
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The Commercial Real Estate Market Surrounding the Cracker

The Commercial Real Estate Market Surrounding the Cracker As mentioned before, Shell’s Ethane Cracker Plant in Beaver County has the potential to greatly impact the area. As we discussed with employment, the ripple effect from the plant will help lead to an uptick in manufacturers, industrial companies, oil and gas, logistics and supply chain. General…
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Employment Impact of the Cracker Plant

Employment Impact of the Cracker Plant As mentioned in previous posts, it will be difficult to accurately predict the impact of Royal Dutch Shell’s Ethane Cracker Plant. Let’s start with what we do know. Shell predicts that 6,000 construction jobs will be needed to complete the plant and that 400-500 full-time jobs will be created…
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Petrochemical Markets in the Gulf Coast

Petrochemical Markets in the Gulf Coast   Gulf Coast – The Petrochemical Boom With all of the talk about “The Cracker”, it is still a somewhat mysterious concept to many. I reached out to several of my connections in the energy field and no one was really sure what the impact of Royal Dutch Shell’s Ethane…
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What is an Ethane Cracker Plant and Why is One Coming to Pittsburgh?

What is it? The simplest way to understand what an ethane cracker plant is, is to break down the terms. “Cracker” is an industry term that’s used to describe a plant that breaks up oil and gas molecules. Ethane is one of several by-products produced when natural gas is extracted from the ground. When ethane…
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Unique opportunity to own your own office!

Just Listed for Sale or Sublease: 400 LYDIA STREET CARNEGIE, PA A beautiful 35,715 sq.ft. four story office building right off the Carnegie exit. Amazing fourth story balcony, plug and play ready, indoor and covered parking, indirect lighting, wide open floor plans, skylights and located within walking distance of restaurants.  Easily accessible to and from…
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Why Co-Working Spaces are an EcoSystem? 3 Benefits.

An ecosystem is defined as a biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment. Co-Working locations also have a complex set of relationships among their resources, habitats, and residents. Co-Working spaces are not just in California. Yes, they are in Pittsburgh too. Alloy 26 recently opened at the old Allegheny Center Mall location now called Nova…
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