Following two consecutive years of price declines, inflation returned to the lighting fixtures market during 2000-but only slightly. Despite strong product demand, worldwide competitive pressures have held lighting prices in...

August 11, 2010

A partnership with Intelens Corp. supplies e-builder.net users with construction site video systems and services, including installation, Web hosting, support and maintenance. The service allows A/E/C firms to view up-to-the-...

August 11, 2010

Healthcare construction spending has been stuck at a $29.5 billion annual level for 18 months, although spending picked up slightly to $30.2 billion in March. The recent stall is the effect of the delayed impact of...

August 11, 2010

After evaluating proposals for changes to Construction Specifications Institute's (CSI) 2002 MasterFormat, including the possible addition of a separate Division 17 for low-voltage wiring, the MasterFormat Expansion...

August 11, 2010

Manufacturing remains the most depressed construction end market, but a silver lining may at last be appearing among the clouds.

Upon first glance, most of the data...

August 11, 2010

835 Market Street

San Francisco

With groundbreaking slated for summer 2003, developer Forest City...

August 11, 2010

Birmingham, Ala.-based BE&K Building Group has launched a healthcare practice in Nashville, Tenn. The nine-person office will be led by Burk Waugh, formerly with Bovis...

August 11, 2010

AIA Architecture Billings Index up slightly for nonresidential construction.The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) for nonresidential construction was up slightly in August, to 47.6, from the 46.8...

August 11, 2010

Soon after moving into the Lake Zurich (Ill.) Elementary/Middle School in January, students christened the building the "green spaceship" because of the curving green copper panel exterior at the main entrance....

August 11, 2010