One-piece unitized aluminum casting with molded memory-retentive silicone gaskets and cast door frame offers this fixture totally sealed optics for long-term performance. Captive-pressure lock fasteners and a tempered glass...

August 11, 2010

Reynolds Metals in Richmond, Va., decided to retrofit its outdated office lighting, utilizing energy-squandering T12 fixtures. Corporate higher-ups were looking for a quick return on the investment of energy-saving technology,...

August 11, 2010

With more than 400 exhibitors occupying 1,150 booths, Lightfair 2002 expects to draw more than 17,000 design professionals from around the globe to San Francisco's Moscone Convention Center, June 2-5....

August 11, 2010

Construction Specifications Institute

Date: April 9-11

Location...

August 11, 2010

There has not been a sustained increase in prices for ceramic floor and wall tile products for several years. Product prices have declined, on an annual average basis of measure, during three of the past four years,...

August 11, 2010

Ford Motor Co. last month unveiled a huge green roof at its new truck plant in Dearborn, Mich.

The roof is covered with 10.4 acres of sedum, a genus of perennial...

August 11, 2010

Chattanooga-based Derthick, Henley & Wilkerson is architect for a $45 million expansion of the Chattanooga Convention Center. The general contractor is a joint venture of Atlanta-based Beers Construction Co. and...

August 11, 2010

Bellevue, Wash.'s Hines Expedia Tower has received LEED Core and Shell Gold certification. The 20-story office building—the first newly constructed office building in Bellevue to achieve LEED Gold—features a glass...

August 11, 2010

The Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems and Health Care Without Harm have released a new version of their highly popular green construction toolkit, the Green Guide for Health Care. Version 2.2 builds on...

August 11, 2010