Colorado's “vexing construction defects law” has hampered the building of new condominiums in the state, according to an editorial in the Denver Post.

State lawmakers have unsuccessfully tried to change the 2005 law blamed for...

November 26, 2014

The Cheyenne, Wyoming City Council voted down a measure that would have implemented design standards for new construction and building additions downtown.

The goal was to help jumpstart the revival of the state capital’s central business...

November 26, 2014

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) and ASTM International have developed Product Category Rules (PCR) for asphalt roofing in North America. The new PCR will provide consistent methodologies for asphalt roofing manufacturers to...

November 26, 2014

The 2015 International Green Construction Code (IgCC) will include the option to use an outcome-based approach when complying with local building energy codes, the first time the IgCC has allowed this method.

Previously, building energy...

November 26, 2014

A recent study published in the journal Psychological Science revealed that employees were 26% more satisfied in their roles when they had positions of power.

“It’s hardly surprising,” writes Management Consultant Mark Lukens, in...

November 26, 2014

A beautiful coating on metal products can make a strong statement, whether used on a high-end commercial project, an industrial building or a home. Rugged, durable coatings will ensure that bright, clean colors stay looking great overtime. They...

November 26, 2014

Tell us a little bit about what you do for Williams Scotsman?
Paul Raiford: I oversee our strategic energy accounts. I also help develop sales and service strategies for our local teams in energy hot beds...

November 26, 2014

A little over a year ago, I embarked on a search to find individuals in the AEC space who were putting new hardware to work in the field. After reading Dave Barista’s BIM 2.0 article...

November 26, 2014

Behnisch Architekten has unveiled the first image of the EpiCenter Expansion, a new multi-use building for Artists For Humanity (AFH). AFH is a not-for-profit organization that bridges economic, racial, and social divisions by providing under-...

November 25, 2014

How can teams be structured to effectively manage a growing day-to-day patient population while implementing broader population health strategies? How can care processes simultaneously improve quality and caregiver satisfaction while lowing the...

November 25, 2014