With the introduction of coatings that let sunlight and the dispersion of water droplets assist the cleaning process, the glass industry is pledging to make the cleaning of its product easier. Industry observers...

August 11, 2010

The constant scramble for blockbuster ethical drugs by pharmaceutical companies, endeavors like the Human Genome Project, and the growth of such fields as proteomics and bioinformatics have kept demand for new or...

August 11, 2010

'May you live in interestingtimes," reads the old proverb that sounds like a bland blessing but is really more a subdued curse. With war abroad, homeland security concerns still pressing and now a...

August 11, 2010

The famed Griffith Observatory, located in the heart of the Hollywood hills, receives close to two million visitors every year and has appeared in such films as the classic “Rebel Without a Cause” and the not-so-...

August 11, 2010

Bastille Day-July 14-is France's equivalent of Independence Day in the United States, named for the storming of a Paris prison by the French citizenry that sparked the French Revolution. The opening of the Hotel Sofitel New...

August 11, 2010

1. Refer to the NRCA Roofing Manual and FM Global Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets.

“A common mistake made when these documents are not followed is that roof-edge fascias end up being...

August 11, 2010

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August 11, 2010

As the 21st century gathered steam, the editors of Building Design & Construction decided it was time to reflect the increasingly global nature of building design, construction...

August 11, 2010

Graphics galore

Armstrong Ceilings has expanded its line of Infusions Accent Canopies with the addition of a new palette of graphics styles that includes dots, stripes, ovals, and oars....

August 11, 2010