Mishap Leaves Derrick Drooping Atop Salesforce TowerA massive steel derrick used in the building of the 1,070-foot high SalesForce Tower was leaning off the side Friday after a construction mishap.
ATF Probe Of Massive Oakland Fire Comes Up EmptyThe cause of a four-alarm fire last month at a construction site in Oakland's Uptown neighborhood remains unknown, officials with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said.
Workers Make Eerie Discovery Under San Francisco GarageA work crew has uncovered a long-lost tombstone buried deep beneath a home's underground garage in San Francisco's Laurel Heights neighborhood.
Oakland Builders Boosting Security After Suspicious Construction FiresBuilders in Oakland are taking additional steps to protect their properties, following a rash of suspicious fires at housing projects.
Arson Investigation Into Oakland Apartment Fire ContinuesOne man is calling a recent fire at an Oakland construction site a war on housing.
2 Iron Workers Injured At New Facebook Building Under ConstructionTwo iron workers at the construction site of a new Facebook building in Menlo Park were injured Wednesday after part of the building collapsed, causing them to fall, fire officials said.
Bay Area Startup 3-D Prints House In A DayA San Francisco startup said it can build an entire house in one day, using 3-D printing. Instead of paper and ink, the giant printer uses concrete.
Sinking San Francisco Skyscraper Declared Safe To OccupySan Francisco inspectors say the sinking Millennium Tower is safe to occupy, despite strain on its foundation.
Ground Broken For Oceanwide Center, To Feature 2nd-Tallest Building In San FranciscoOfficials turned the first shovels at 10 a.m. at First and Mission streets for the two-tower Oceanwide Center, a mix of offices, condominiums and hotel.
Easement Denied For Dakota Access Oil Pipeline By Army Corps Of EngineersThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota.
Construction Concerns Could Halt Transbay Terminal TunnelThe sinking and tilting of Millennium Tower has raised new questions about San Francisco's downtown building boom.
New Home Sales Surge In Western States Despite Overall U.S. SlumpSales of new homes fell in all regions of the country except the West. The median price of a new home sold in August was $284,000.