Recommended for wood applications, this electric strike can hold up to 1,200 pounds. The stainless-steel latch and locking system will accept a 1/2-in. latch bolt and contains the features of larger strikes in a more compact...

August 11, 2010

Today's design and construction firms are faced with the problem of working with different applications and services for different projects. Sometimes the owner has standardized on Meridian's Prolog, for example,...

August 11, 2010

Electronic ballasts with a microprocessor allow control of each light source without affecting other lights. The SuperDim Digital with AddressPro technology system allows digital communication so that multiple zones, multiple...

August 11, 2010

Roll-form door/frame system comes in five standard colors with throat dimensions from 33/8 to 77/8 inches. Designed for one-person installation, the frames are formed in prefinished electrogalvanized 18- and 22-gauge steel and...

August 11, 2010

After 45 years of quibbling over the ideal location for its new high school, town leaders in Everett, Mass., have finally agreed on a site for the Everett High School. The $64 million facility, which broke ground in...

August 11, 2010

Toledo-based SSOE Inc. is A/E for a $930 million Nissan assembly plant near Canton, Miss. The general contractor is a joint venture involving Philadelphia, Miss.-based W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Co. and...

August 11, 2010

Skylights and roof windows combine contemporary design with ease of installation, low maintenance and a weather-tight seal. The skylight is designed for fast installation with a dry-wall return feature that minimizes interior...

August 11, 2010

AEC industry groups are mounting a fight against a new law that will require government entities, including school districts, to withhold 3% of payments to construction, engineering, and design firms that perform...

August 11, 2010

Motorists traveling Route 66 through Oklahoma City in 1958 were treated to more than the typical array of roadside oddities and quirky motels dotting the highway; they were afforded a glimpse into what designer and...

August 11, 2010

A silicone structural adhesive system employed for windows creates a flexible membrane to help the assemblies capture and absorb impact during a natural disaster. With the ability to hold the broken glass in its frame, the...

August 11, 2010