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July 19,2012

It’s conceivable that innovation in project finance can do for building efficiency in the coming century what 30-year mortgages did for home...

July 19,2012

New York City has implemented a program to encourage construction of "micro-apartments" in the Big Apple, where rents are exorbitant and the...

July 19,2012

To minimize the loss of thermal resistance in design, the R-value of roof insulation should be computed based on the actual performance of the...

July 12,2012

Office of Management and Budget Director Jeffrey Zients is scheduled to testify before the House Armed Services Committee Aug. 1 to explain the...

July 12,2012

Legislation to prevent undocumented workers from being hired by construction companies working on state-funded projects passed the Pennsylvania...

July 12,2012

The new One Bryant Park Bank of America tower in midtown Manhattan is the first new commercial high-rise to achieve LEED Platinum certification....

July 12,2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has launched its 2012 Heat Illness Prevention Campaign to educate employees and their employers...

July 12,2012

A proposed rule by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs to increase disabled- and veteran-worker hiring...

July 05,2012

The Veterans Administration asked contractor Brasfield & Gorrie to get more workers on the job and figure out a way to get the job done faster...

July 05,2012

Administration officials significantly underestimated the cost to construction employers of proposed new hiring quotas for federal contractors,...