Expansion joint strips protect concrete slabs from potential damage caused by expansion and contraction. Made from cane fiber, the 5-ft.-long strips absorb very little water, helping them resist weather and brittleness caused...

August 11, 2010

As of July 1, the Wisconsin Division of State Facilities will require all state projects with a total budget of $5 million or more and all new construction with a budget of $2.5 million or more to have their designs...

August 11, 2010

Performance and flexibility are hallmarks of luminaire for parking garages, gymnasiums, multipurpose rooms and retail and industrial applications. A compact fluorescent model utilizes up to six 42-watt lamps for energy...

August 11, 2010

Smith Consulting Architects of San Diego is designing The Towers at Bressi Ranch, a registered LEED-CS (core and shell) project in Carlsbad, Calif. The 280,000-sf Towers business park is located on 20.8 acres within...

August 11, 2010

A joint development team of Kane Realty Corp., Raleigh, N.C., and Duke Realty Corp., Indianapolis, has announced plans to build a 20-story mixed-use office tower Raleigh, N.C.'s North Hills neighborhood. Due to...

August 11, 2010

Still faced with the need to replace obsolete facilities and mounting demand for services created by an aging Baby Boomer population, healthcare officials are planning to keep project pipelines bulging and funding...

August 11, 2010

John Portman & Associates of Atlanta unveiled the design of the 130,000-sm, two-tower Fortune Finance Center planned for Hang Zhou, China. Construction will begin later this year and be completed by 2008....

August 11, 2010

When Chesapeake (Va.) General Hospital requested the repair of the floor in its dual birthing rooms, the stipulations were that one of the rooms be available at all times for emergencies. The job also required that the...

August 11, 2010

Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm, a 52-acre, $333 million master-planned residential community in Allen, Texas, north of Dallas, has opened 230 multifamily units for sale, preferably to “upscale women ages 25-55”...

August 11, 2010

Vinyl column cladding specifically for 8-by-8-in. treated wood posts adds elegance and minimizes maintenance, because it never needs painting and it will not rot, split or warp. The Column Clad consists of extruded panels that...

August 11, 2010