A track set for single and bi-parting doors can accommodate weight capacities of up to 1,000 pounds with continuous ball bearings in the track. The track and channel are made of cold drawn steel, the mounting plates from...

August 11, 2010

Architecture, engineering firms earn highest profits in seven years. Architecture, engineering, and environmental consulting firms have earned their highest profit margins in seven years, a new...

August 11, 2010

After the failure of two deals that would have rescued it through an acquisition, 113-year-old J.A. Jones Construction Co., Charlotte, N.C., has again been placed on the block by parent company J.A. Jones Inc....

August 11, 2010

Designed for use with EIFS, exterior sheathing has built-in water drainage channels embossed on the back of each panel, enabling incidental water that may intrude the wall system to exit quickly. Unlike exposed glass-mat...

August 11, 2010


       
      
Construction has commenced on the $6 million, 28,500-sf Workforce and Continuing Education Building at Brookhaven College in Dallas. Local architect SHW Group designed the building...


August 11, 2010

City officials and common pleas court members in Franklin County, Ohio, unveiled plans for the state's first green county courthouse last month. The 300,000-sf building will use high ceilings and its east/west...

August 11, 2010
  • Portland art museum sues its architect. The Portland (Ore.) Art Museum has filed a $1.5 million lawsuit against Boston...

August 11, 2010

TJS series trusses can be used for a variety of roof profiles, including parallel, tapered, pitched and curved. Capable of carrying heavier loads for longer spans, the series has gained popularity in the construction of schools...

August 11, 2010

Cool technologies

A/E/C professionals looking for more information on efficient and environmentally friendly methods for cooling, heating and powering buildings should check out this...

August 11, 2010