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May 25,2012

Large national chains such as Starbucks, Marriott, Verizon, and Kohl’s are welcoming the LEED Volume Program that enables them to batch certify...

May 25,2012

Some long-delayed projects in the Upper Kobuk region of Alaska may now move forward thanks to legislation that allows construction in areas that...

May 25,2012

A developer wants to build a commercial development out of steel shipping containers in Las Vegas, but city codes would have to be altered or the...

May 25,2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited SP&K Construction with 11 safety violations, for which it could face more than $77,000...

May 25,2012

A new study suggests that random safety inspections by regulators help reduce injury claims without hurting profits.

May 17,2012

ASTM International and NTA, Inc. are developing a new standard for Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) that would create a path for U.S....

May 17,2012

A June 12 webinar by the Construction Specifications Institute will outline what energy codes and standards have been adopted in each of the...

May 17,2012

California Gov. Jerry Brown issued an executive order recently that calls for all new or renovated state buildings of more than 10,000 sf to...

May 17,2012

Heavy snowfall, construction defects, and design problems contributed to the collapse of the Stadium Southland roof in New Zealand in September...

May 17,2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently launched an educational campaign to prevent deadly falls in the construction...