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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,...

July 05,2012

The collapse of a section of a roof parking deck at the Algo Centre Mall in Elliot Lake in Ontario, Canada could have been prevented if the...

July 05,2012

After the May 22, 2011, EF-5 tornado destroyed St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., architects and engineers analyzed how the nine-...

July 05,2012

Tax breaks passed by the U.S. government to encourage construction of green buildings are set to expire in 2012 and 2013.

June 28,2012

The Living Building Challenge (LBC), a green ratings system for design and...

June 28,2012

The director of the 2030 Challenge for Products says that the organization is aiming to place a label on building products that will list what’s...

June 28,2012

A meeting of 1,000 business executives at the recent Rio+20 environmental conference featured a passionate plea to include building resilience in...

June 28,2012

Ontario's housing minister announced new building code rules to help prevent glass panels from breaking off high-rise balconies during hot weather...

June 28,2012

Italian officials are questioning seismic building standards and inspection procedures in the aftermath of two damaging earthquakes.