THIS IS MICHAEL DE GROOTE FROM THE SALT LAKE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WITH YOUR METRO BUSINESS REPORT.
Camco Construction has been selected by The Boyer Company to build a new, speculative 106,000 square foot warehouse at the Business Depot Ogden. The $2.5 million warehouse was designed by VCBO Architects and will be completed by January of 2002.
Big D Construction has launched a new website, www.big-d.com. www.big-d.com has project photos and will help clients keep track of a project’s progress.
IHC Health Plans will no longer require referrals or advance approval for covered medical procedures. This change goes into effect on January 1st of 2002.
1,783,958 passengers went through Salt Lake City International Airport in June. This is down 2.59 percent from last year.
Here’s an Olympic business fact: This week we are talking about 5 of the 10 Olympic Sports Venues. Soldier Hollow, located in Wasatch State Park near Heber City, will be the busiest venue of the Games with 18 events including six biathlon, ten cross-country skiing, and two skiing portions of the Nordic combined.
You may not set any world speed skating records, but you might set a networking record at the Chamber’s next Business After Hours. Next Thursday, Business After Hours is at the Utah Olympic Oval in Kearns. This networking event is sponsored by Layton Construction and Gillies Stransky Brems Smith Architects. And after the networking, you will have the chance to skate on the world’s fastest ice. Call 328-5050 for more information, or see us on the web at saltlakechamber.org.
THIS IS MICHAEL DE GROOTE FOR KSL NEWSRADIO 1160.