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November 14,2013

ISO has joined the national nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) to encourage communities to build disaster-resistant buildings that...

November 06,2013

The silica-dust rule from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration could put small businesses at a disadvantage on the cost of complying...

November 06,2013

The roof of the Memorial Auditorium of Concordia College in Minnesota will undergo a complete structural analysis because it was built to 1946...

November 06,2013

Dallas stands out as one of the few large cities that is enforcing a green building code, with the city aiming to be carbon neutral by 2030.

November 06,2013

President Barack Obama recently signed an executive order related to climate change and disaster-management efforts during severe weather events...

November 06,2013

The Northern California branch of the U.S. Green Building Council is leading the “Building Health Initiative” that seeks to improve the indoor...

October 31,2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has extended the public comment period on its silica-dust exposure rule by 47 days.

October 31,2013

Green-building and accessibility are the major themes of the 2013 updates to California’s construction codes that are set to take effect Jan. 1....

October 31,2013

The proposed new code will increase the mandatory installation of occupancy sensors and daylighting controls to many new types of spaces.

October 31,2013

Portland State University will construct a 40,000 sf green roof research site on the top of a new Walmart store in North Portland, Ore., and...