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April 26,2012

New York’s City Council introduced a measure last week that would require the city’s 7,000 elevator mechanics to meet national standards and be...

April 23,2012

AAMA 611-12 describes test procedures and requirements for high performance (Class I) and commercial (Class II) architectural quality aluminum...

April 19,2012

A fight is brewing in the Michigan legislature over how many fully qualified electricians must be present during electrical work when apprentices...

April 19,2012

Aberdeen may become the first city in Washington to base a building code on rising oceans and global warming.

April 19,2012

This seminar will review recent changes in energy codes, examples of building enclosure wall assemblies for code compliance, potential moisture...

April 19,2012

Philadelphia's $2 billion plan to manage its storm water with green methods including porous pavement, green roofs, and more trees, was officially...

April 19,2012

The updated LEED 2012 system will introduce a new credit category, “Location and Transportation,” to encourage development oriented around public...

April 17,2012

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the key forces accelerating these changes, as well as...

April 16,2012

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint created by the huge power demands buildings place...

April 13,2012

Though Congress passed a defense budget preventing the Department of Defense from spending money to achieve LEED gold or platinum certification,...