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December 18,2014

A proposed addendum to ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings would make the...

The app called Permit Finder could free city employees from having to respond to
December 18,2014

The app called Permit Finder could free city employees from having to respond to the 30 to 40 permit status-related calls they receive each week....

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December 18,2014

The $1.1 trillion funding bill for fiscal year 2015 approved by Congress makes deep cuts in some construction programs, but the General Services...

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December 11,2014

The proposal, among other things, would impose a rental registration program and fee targeted at keeping better track of problem landlords.

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December 11,2014

The ambitious program would focus on some apartment buildings built before 1978 and concrete buildings constructed before 1976.

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December 11,2014

New York State’s building code is outdated and is hampering the recruitment of high-tech employers, according to a coalition of construction, fire...

December 11,2014

The House of Representatives has passed the $584.2 billion Defense Authorization Act.

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December 04,2014

Recent airport designs are bigger and much more efficient, based on a look at recent projects in Mexico City, London, and China.

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December 04,2014

City officials say the flurry of apartment construction over the past year has strained resources, including public services and infrastructure....

December 04,2014

A new coalition of Ontario contractors, construction associations, suppliers and trade unions will push for a revival of prompt payment...