Kirei Board is an engineered panel constructed from the stalks of sorghum (a member of the grass family), which is grown as food in various parts of the world. The reclaimed stalk straw is combined with poplar wood...

August 11, 2010
  • Scheduled for a 2006 opening, the 790-room Westin Convention Center Seaport Hotel is under construction adjacent to...

August 11, 2010

A 242-foot-high wind turbine, a rooftop PV array, and natural gas-powered cogeneration turbines are among the advanced energy features that helped earn LEED Gold certification for the new cadet residence hall at the...

August 11, 2010

Turner Construction Co., New York, has promoted Pasquale A. DiFilippo to general manager of its New York and New Jersey operations.

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August 11, 2010

Two smart-growth initiatives in two Western states bit the dust Nov. 7, but a constitutional amendment providing funds for brownfield revitalization passed in Ohio.

The Ohio amendment will help turn...

August 11, 2010

The University of British Columbia has chosen Diamond + Schmitt Architects, Toronto, along with CEI Architecture Planning Interiors, Vancouver, to design its new Faculty of Law building on the Vancouver campus. The...

August 11, 2010

Along with strengthening its nationally accredited music and theater programs, the new California State University, Northridge Performing Arts Center will be a destination for those seeking exciting arts experiences...

August 11, 2010

The I/A Series Building Energy Management System Architecture creates an open, interoperable and powerful system. The series is standards-based to communicate with the widest variety of equipment. MicroNet LonMark and LonWorks...

August 11, 2010

Spending for the construction of new educational buildings, and for the expansion or renovation of existing structures, continues to grow at an extremely healthy pace and looks to be the leading building market for 2001....

August 11, 2010

Jonathan Nehmer + Associates of Rockville, Md., is the architect for the 10-story Marriott Heathrow Plaza Hotel in Lake Mary, Fla. Maitland, Fla.-based Welbro Building Corp. is the construction manager....

August 11, 2010