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The agency intends to use BIM as a life cycle tool where the models are maintain
September 29,2014

The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command will begin its Building Information Management and Modeling (BIM) Phased Implementation Plan in...

September 18,2014

The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) will administer certification for the Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal (PEER)...

September 18,2014

The Master Painter Institute has issued approvals for 55 new paint products.

September 18,2014

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced a final rule requiring employers to notify OSHA when...

September 18,2014

The Eugene, Ore., City Council recently passed an ordinance aimed at steeply reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

Midtown from Brooklyn Bridge. Photo: Mark Jaroski. Licensed under Creative Commo
September 10,2014

Earlier this year, New York City's Department of Buildings began auditing thousands of architectural plans for new and renovated office and...

September 10,2014

The NCS helps architects, constructors and operators coordinate efforts by classifying electronic design data consistently and making information...

September 10,2014

Bill Perry has been named new director of the OSHA’s Directorate of Standards and Guidance, effective Aug. 24, 2014.

September 10,2014

The ASHRAE/IES energy standard would have multiple compliance options to ensure verification of delivered building envelope performance under a...

Rendering: courtesy Panoramic Interests
September 02,2014

Micro-apartments are gaining acceptance in nearby Boston and in places such as San Francisco and New York, but Weymouth, Mass., officials and...