Construction remains one of the most dangerous professions in the U.S. In 2003, the industry accounted for more than one out of every five work-related deaths, with 1,126 fatalities, according the Bureau of Labor...

August 11, 2010

Beginning in early to mid-2008, Minnesota-based retailer Best Buy intends to build only LEED-certified stores under the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standard. The...

August 11, 2010

The Professional's Choice column in November (p. 55) stated that Blaine Brownell specified Richlite panels for the Alley24 in Seattle. The research, selection, and specification of Richlite was actually a collective...

August 11, 2010

The national warehouse vacancy rate slipped marginally to 8.8% in the second quarter, but will likely remain steady through 2008 as last year’s 38% surge in warehouse starts is completed during a period of slower...

August 11, 2010

An aluminum composite panel was chosen for a building combining stone, metal and glass materials to echo adjacent precast structures and Salt Lake City's mountainous backdrop. The nine-story office building, designed for high-...

August 11, 2010

A provider of real-time voice, video and document conferencing, visitalk.com, selected AMP Netconnect cabling systems for its new headquarters, a refitted and renovated 30,000-sq.-ft. office building, in Phoenix, Ariz.

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August 11, 2010

A 29-story W Hotel and condominium tower with street-level restaurants, retail space, a 1,000-person recording studio for KLRU's "Austin City Limits," and a 30,000-sf space for the Dell Discovery/ Austin Children's...

August 11, 2010

The 2001 Approval Guide CD-ROM contains more than 45,000 listings of fire-protection, electrical and building equipment materials and services tested and approved for property protection. Products...

August 11, 2010

Efficient layouts, universal rooms, bed lifts, bedside registration, and built-in surge capacity for emergency preparedness are among the features that will make the $120 million University Medical Center Campus...

August 11, 2010

The combination of modular flooring tiles and Australian Jarrah hardwood timber adds up to hardwood flooring with an Aboriginal ambience. The Ezydeck decking system can be used outdoors seasonally, and quickly removed and...

August 11, 2010