Window and Door announced that industry leader LaCantina Doors, Inc. received two 2014 Crystal Achievement Awards.  LaCantina earned top honors in two categories, Most Innovative Window for its kitchen servery and Best Industry Website for...

October 1, 2014

In the ever changing world of technology and innovation, we now have tools that are designed to increase our productivity and communication. This move toward a “world is flat” format of conducting business is constantly evolving and thus  ...

September 30, 2014

Concrete is ubiquitous in our world, as is concern about carbon emissions. The creation of concrete is a major source of carbon emissions, because the calcium-based substances that make it up are heated at high temperatures to form the cement....

September 30, 2014

Acousti Engineering Company, page 91

Adolfson & Peterson 14

AECOM 8

American Institute of Architects 16, 28

American Life Inc. 89

Ankrom Moisan Architects 48

Anderson Brule Architects 29

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September 30, 2014

Climate change is a concern all over the world. One of the many places trying to address this issue is Vancouver.

In August, Simon Fraser University's community think tank, SFU Public Square, launched the RISE competition to find creative...

September 30, 2014

I can’t begin to recount all of the conversations I have today with AEC industry professionals about the difficulties they experience when implementing change within their organization. The buzz term “change management” seems to be used for...

September 30, 2014

MBCI recently launched its new website at www.mbci.com. The new, responsive site is designed with the contractor, architect and specification writing professionals in mind and showcases a number...

September 30, 2014

Not long ago, the role of a construction project manager revolved around working with people: employees, vendors, consultants, designers, subcontractors and owners.

Today, project managers primarily manage information—and it can be all-...

September 30, 2014

Danish-based architect 3XN announced that it has won the commission to design Quay Quarter Tower at 50 Bridge Street, a 200-meter mixed-use high-rise near...

September 30, 2014