The second edition of Cyberplaces: The Internet Guide for Architects, Engineers, Contractors and Facility Managers touches upon the latest issues surrounding Internet trends, including aggregate...

August 11, 2010

Net dollars spent on health facility construction have not increased much, on net, during the past 10 years, especially when compared to the education subsector of the institutional market. But the last two years...

August 11, 2010

Fourth-quarter office market reports by CB Richard Ellis and the U.S. Census Bureau, which show decreases in office vacancies and increases in office construction spending, marks the beginning of at least a three-...

August 11, 2010

National real estate giant RE/MAX International has opened its 14-story, 259,000-sf headquarters in Denver. The office complex, which also includes a 288,000-sf parking garage, was built under an aggressive, 18-...

August 11, 2010

Uni-Form pulse-start lamps in open-fixture-rated designs are offered for all applications from 50 watts through 450 watts. The compact-body arc tube allows use of a protective quartz shroud, eliminating the need for an enclosed...

August 11, 2010

Construction is under way on a 27-story residential and retail complex on Broadway between 48th and 49th Streets in New York City. The 1600 Broadway on the Square building, expected to be completed in 2006, will...

August 11, 2010

The long-term impact of the events of Sept. 11 remains a great unknown, although the negative short-term implications for consumer and business confidence are clear.

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August 11, 2010

On March 18, 1990, two thieves in police uniforms slipped into Boston's Gardner Museum, and left later with a record $250 million in 13 valuable art treasures.

"We learned a number of things," said...

August 11, 2010

For concrete retaining walls, paving stones, roof tiles and other products exposed to repeated freezing and thawing, a novel admixture for low-slump concrete is available that works even when exposed to deicing salts.

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August 11, 2010