Posted on June 13, 2012
The California Energy Commission approved more-stringent energy efficiency standards for buildings. The measures will require hot-water pipes to be insulated and roofs to be...
Posted on June 11, 2012
U.S. General Services Administration's (GSA's) Federal Office Building 8 (FOB 8) will soon complete its major modernization. The project includes Wausau Window and Wall...
Posted on June 08, 2012
If your firm submitted a BD+C "Giants 300" return, here's your chance to tell the world what's new at your company. The editors are at this very moment working on the July...
Posted on June 05, 2012
A 100-year-old former tannery warehouse in Boston is undergoing a major renovation to remake the structure as a living laboratory for sustainable energy and energy efficiency...
Posted on June 04, 2012
Earthquakes measured in a San Francisco skyscraper may provide advances in science and lead to better seismic codes. The structure, equipped with the densest network of...
Posted on May 31, 2012
Quiz time: Phoenix is the country’s sixth-largest city, with 1,445,632 residents in 2010. Which of the following is number seven, with 1,327,407 population: San Jose, Calif...
Posted on May 30, 2012
Graphisoft recently announced that the BIMx 1.2.455 update for iPhone/iPad app provides native support for the iPad 3 Retina display. According to Graphisoft, this results in...
Posted on May 30, 2012
The iconic Houston Astrodome, which has been empty and unused since 2008, could be reborn as a special events and trade show facility, according to a proposal by consultants...
Posted on May 29, 2012
A proposed LEED 2012 credit has the roofing industry worried about being able to fulfill sustainability goals on commercial projects. The “Avoidance of Chemicals of Concern”...
Posted on May 23, 2012
Sage North America recently released Sage Construction Anywhere, a cloud-based platform that increases accessibility to project data, fosters collaboration, and operational...