Posted on March 07, 2012
Investments in energy efficiency retrofits for buildings could yield more than three times their value—or about $1 trillion in energy savings in a decade, according to new...
Posted on March 06, 2012
ASHRAE is expected to release “ASHRAEStandard 188: Prevention of Legionellosis Associated with Building Water Systems”this summer. The new standard will require that facility...
Posted on March 02, 2012
For long-suffering air travelers who come through Chicago's O'Hare International, some good news: the city is finally upgrading the retail and passenger amenities with a $26...
Posted on February 29, 2012
Rochester, Minn.-based health care provider Mayo Clinic plans to spend $700 million annually on renovations and new construction through 2017. That’s nearly double the $415...
Posted on February 28, 2012
A recent study titled, “Identification of Safety Risks for High Performance Sustainable Construction Projects,” by the University of Colorado, Boulder, found that LEED...
Posted on February 26, 2012
We're going to be sending out the 2012 Giants 300 survey later this week. Look for a notice on www.BDCnetwork.com. In the meantime, this is a call for "splendiforous" cover...
Posted on February 24, 2012
Siemens Building Technologies Division has introduced its new Cerberus PRO and Desigo Fire Safety portfolios—advanced fire system panels and smoke detectors for small to mid-...
Posted on February 22, 2012
A technical report on the failure of the Canterbury Television building during an earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand in February 2011 illustrates how important seismic...
Posted on February 22, 2012
Vatican City, the Empire State Building, and the Sydney Opera House have all employed low-energy solutions in one form or another in recent years. “High profile projects can...
Posted on February 20, 2012
Sundt Construction Inc., recently extended their use of Textura's Construction Payment Management (CPM) system to help manage invoicing and payment to their second tier...