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June 14,2012

A miscalculation in how prevailing wages are calculated in New York reportedly costs the state $3 billion a year in public-infrastructure projects...

June 14,2012

Business groups have asked the U.S. Department of Labor to reconsider a proposed hiring quota aimed at federal contractors...

June 05,2012

Building sustainable data centers is one of the goals of HP Labs, and it believes technology, combined with the right building techniques, could...

June 05,2012

In response to concerns by LEED users, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced that it will delay the ballot on LEED 2012 until June 1,...

June 05,2012

Baltimore officials want to block a $1.8 billion urban renewal project until more neighborhood residents and minority contractors are hired and...

June 05,2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has begun a campaign to warn outdoor workers about the dangers of heat exposure.

June 05,2012

More than 150 industry professionals and other attendees will participate in the Associated General Contractors of America’s (AGC’s) safety and...

May 31,2012

Legislation pending before the Michigan Senate would change the law that calls for building codes to be updated every three years to require an...

May 31,2012

The natural gas industry and some allies are working to block a federal green building rule that was expected to be a national model for carbon-...

May 31,2012

This article explores some legal issues stemming from lawsuits in which plaintiffs have charged developers with not delivering on a promised level...