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Getting to net zero: How do we power an existing building with all renewable ene
May 22,2014

The 73-page report breaks down the incremental cost premiums for transforming three LEED Platinum-designed buildings into net-zero energy, net-...

The Keystone XL Pipeline is a proposed 1,179 mile (1,897 km), 36-inch-diameter c
May 22,2014

The legislation focused on energy efficiency standards such as water heaters with smart meters and cheaper heating and cooling systems for office...

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May 19,2014

The improved economy has boosted construction starts, but a shortage of experienced trade workers has led to more on-the-job injuries and...

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May 19,2014

Massive storm surge barriers would be too costly for the potential benefit to protect New York City from violent storms like Hurricane Sandy,...

May 15,2014

The AISC standard Prequalified Moment Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications (ANSI/AISC...

May 15,2014

ConsensusDocs has released the new ConsensusDocs 746 Constructor & Geotechnical Consultant Agreement and the 747 Constructor & Consultant...

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May 08,2014

The most resilient cities in the world, including five in the U.S., have attributes that would enable them to recover better than others from...

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May 08,2014

Thanks largely to an ambitious program to boost the use of LED lighting in its buildings, Los Angeles is the top ranked U.S. city on the...

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May 08,2014

The City of Vancouver’s ban on doorknobs in all new buildings, which went into effect last month, has drawn a strong reaction from the public and...

May 08,2014

The American Concrete Institute’s completely reorganized ACI 318-14, “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary,” is open...