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December 19,2013

New York City may boost maintenance standards for cranes operating in the city, including the addition of load cycle counters to record data...

December 19,2013

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is raising concerns that the Environmental Protection Agency has not been transparent in drafting energy-...

December 18,2013

Major revisions for design and measurement of comfortable spaces are included in a newly published ASHRAE 2013 thermal comfort standard.

December 11,2013

Starting January 1, 2014, architects who apply for an occupational license in Texas will have to share their fingerprints with the state.

December 11,2013

Legislation is under review in the Province of Ontario that would mandate timely payments to contractors.

December 11,2013

The Design-Build Efficiency and Jobs Act, a bill pending in the U.S. House of Representatives, would streamline the bid and proposal process by...

December 11,2013

Buildings in tornado-prone areas should be constructed to withstand strong winds just as hurricanes are factored into building codes in coastal...

December 10,2013

Whistleblowers covered by one of 22 statutes administered by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) now will be able to file...

December 04,2013

Houston, Salt Lake City, Miami, New York, and Los Angeles are five cities that are leading the way on preparing for climate change and extreme...

December 04,2013

The Philadelphia City Council has held a series of hearings on a bill aimed at boosting the city's safety regulations in the wake of a deadly...