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September 05,2013

Outdated building codes and lack of a master plan slowed the initial rebuilding stage after a devastating tornado leveled parts of Tuscaloosa, Ala...

August 28,2013

Philadelphia City Council will introduce legislation next month to strengthen the regulation of building demolition practices.

August 28,2013

Some businesses are pushing back against proposed rules requiring federal contractors to step up their hiring of returning military service...

August 28,2013

Under a proposal from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the new permissible exposure limit to crystalline silica per cubic meter...

August 28,2013

The International Property Measurement Standards Coalition (IPMSC) has selected 19 real estate experts from around the world to join its Standards...

August 20,2013

The Dallas City Council is expected to vote soon on a proposed code amendment that would limit a building’s exterior reflectivity of “visible...

August 20,2013

New York-based Millennium Partners have agreed to dig a trench on a Hollywood, Calif., property to help determine whether an earthquake fault runs...

August 20,2013

Five of China's leading manufacturers of resilient flooring recently received...

August 20,2013

The Florida Geological Survey and the state’s emergency department will receive a $1.08 million federal grant to study sinkhole vulnerability.

August 20,2013

Los Angeles city officials have voted to revitalize a notorious Watts housing project with shops, town homes, and green spaces.