Planned on a brownfield industrial site that is a major migratory route for birds, the 29,000-sf Ford Calumet Environmental Center will be wrapped with a screen made from reclaimed steel rebar designed to keep birds...

August 11, 2010
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August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010

Sound-absorbing wall carpet of 100 percent wool offers a tranquil solution to sound invasiveness in several shades, such as seagrass, pearl, corn and sisal. Carpet is ideal for high-traffic areas such as galleries, clubs and...

August 11, 2010

This high-output, energy-efficient T5 linear-fluorescent lamp has increased flexibility, especially in tight spaces and low-profile applications. With an 85 color-rendering index and slim design, the T5 Starcoat is ideal for a...

August 11, 2010

Leopardo Construction, Chicago, has been awarded the general contract for the construction of an 80-story, 900,000-sf mixed-use condo/retail tower on Chicago’s Michigan Avenue. When completed in 2010, Park Michigan...

August 11, 2010

Executive Order 13423, signed by President Bush in late January, consolidates a number of “EOs” on the environment put into effect by Mr. Bush's predecessor in the White House.

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August 11, 2010

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