The patented StrionAir system combines electrostatic, ionization, and mechanical filtration technology to deliver 95% efficiency filtration that catches and kills pathogens such as anthrax, bacteria, and mold. The...

August 11, 2010

A joint venture of Suffolk Construction, Boston, and Eckman Construction, Bedford, N.H., broke ground on an $87 million, 236,000-sf ambulatory care center in Manchester, N.H. Located on Elliot Health System’s Elliot...

August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010

Although single-family home construction contracted a bit last year, the multifamily residential market was able to eke out a small gain. Even with a slowing economy during 2001, the multifamily sector still should successfully...

August 11, 2010

The value of office starts in 2008 is holding steady, according to Reed Construction Data. While the level of starts in the first quarter of 2008 is 24% below the brief 30% jump in starts in winter 2007, rising...

August 11, 2010

The year-to-date value of construction starts through August 2006, excluding residential contracts, totaled $185 billion, according to Reed Construction Data.

This...

August 11, 2010

The factory and warehouse vacancy rate dropped 0.1% to 10.1% in the third quarter of 2005, continuing the industrial sector's two-year space-filling spree, during which vacancy rates dipped 2% annually....

August 11, 2010

Hoping to attract science and technology start-ups to its Flint, Mich., campus, Kettering University has broken ground on a 9,000-sf incubator building in the school’s new technology park. The LEED-registered...

August 11, 2010

Calculation of section properties for custom and assembled shapes is allegedly faster and more accurate with Sectionwhizard design software. Users can calculate section properties such as area and center of gravity, create...

August 11, 2010

When completed this spring, the 26,900-sf Friends Community School in Greenbelt, Md., will be one of the largest straw-bale structures in the world. The Building Team specified straw-bale construction because of its...

August 11, 2010