Contractors

Bringing the concepts of architects, engineers, and clients to life often requires problem-solving and compromise, and always requires hard work on the contractor’s part. Keeping construction within the allotted budget and up to the rest of the building team’s standards requires a combination of extensive technical and product knowledge.
January 29, 2010 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Power consumption for data centers doubled from 2000 and 2006, and it is anticipated to double ag...

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December 14, 2009

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority and Honeywell today announced a $33.6-million energy efficie...

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December 09, 2009

Skanska USA Building Inc., headquartered in Parsippany, N.J., has announced that Richard Kennedy...

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December 08, 2009

David Owen is a staff writer at The New Yorker and the author of 14 books, most recently Green Me...

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October 21, 2009

Construction employment again declined in large numbers in all but one state this September compa...

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October 19, 2009

The global construction, engineering and infrastructure industry saw a significant decline in fra...

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October 08, 2009

Reed Construction Data (RCD), a leading construction information provider and a wholly-owned subs...

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October 06, 2009

A fabric-covered, steel frame practice facility owned by the National Football League’s Dallas Co...

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October 06, 2009

Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spr...

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October 06, 2009

Morphosis Architects, under the direction of renowned architect and UCLA professor Thom Mayne, ha...

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October 06, 2009

MIT today announced the creation of the Concrete Sustainability Hub, a research center establishe...

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October 05, 2009

If all goes as planned, the University of Florida’s new $20 million Southwest Parking Garage Comp...

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October 02, 2009

The national unemployment rate for the construction industry rose to 17.1 percent as another 64,0...

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September 30, 2009

The Associated General Contractors of America unveiled a new plan today designed to revive the na...

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September 29, 2009

The Boston Society of Architects and the Boston chapter of the Building Enclosure Council (BEC-Bo...

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September 29, 2009

Russian officials have selected global architect Populous to design the main stadium for the 2014...

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September 24, 2009

The award-winning design for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) new Sou...

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September 24, 2009

U.S. Green Building Council President, CEO and Founding Chair Rick Fedrizzi today declared that t...

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September 24, 2009 | Tony Alfieri, AIA, LEED AP, Associate Principal, Perkins+Will

4 Strategies for Integrating Buildings into Experiential Learning

September 24, 2009

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announces the formation of a new technical committee on Bui...

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September 24, 2009

Suffolk Construction Company, New England’s largest construction company announced today that the...

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September 23, 2009

Another stall in the recovery for the construction industry as the Architecture Billings Index (A...

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September 23, 2009 | Ruth Brajevich, CMO, Ware Malcomb
September 18, 2009

Construction employment saw significant declines in all but two states this August compared to la...

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