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February 05,2014

Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requirements, has opened the door for the so-called "...

February 04,2014

The Bechtel Environmental Classroom utilizes solar power, composting toilets, and an energy recovery system, among other sustainable strategies,...

ACI 318, a structural concrete standard, will be revised. Photo: Wikimedia Commo
January 24,2014

The American Concrete Institute (ACI), an organization whose mission is to develop and disseminate consensus-based knowledge on concrete and its...

Zahner ShopFloor Engineer Craig Long demonstrates one of the ShopFloor design to
January 13,2014

The web-based tool uses the company's factory floor like "a massive rapid prototype machine,” allowing designers to manipulate designs on the fly...

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 18,2013

Firestone has announced that it has agreed to acquire the manufacturing assets and brands of Terrassa, Spain-based Giscosa and Giscolene®. The...

November 22,2013

Seven leading product sustainability assessment companies partner with the HPD Collaborative to develop the verification and quality assurance...

November 19,2013
Assa Abloy's power-over-ethernet access-control locks and Schüco's retrofit façade system are among the products to make BuildingGreen Inc.'s...
November 18,2013

Strategic partnership between U.S. Green Building Council and UL Environment will focus on building materials and product transparency.