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Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter.
December 13,2011

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements for major public works projects in Philadelphia...

December 13,2011

The Roof Assembly Ventilation Coalition (RAVC) participated in the development of the code.

December 12,2011

The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard is outpacing LEED for new buildings for the first...

December 12,2011

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements for major public works projects in Philadelphia...

December 12,2011

The International Code Council (ICC) recently published the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) that includes improved code requirements for...

Department of Energy
December 12,2011

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a ruling that establishes the 2010 American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning...

Chinese construction fraud
December 01,2011

China’s State Council approved a regulation to standardize bidding processes for construction and other business-related projects in order to...

HVAC industry $103.5 billion 2017
December 01,2011

Thanks partly to upgraded building codes, the building energy efficiency market will soar more than 50% between now and 2017 to $103.5 billion,...

Freedom Tower safety
December 01,2011

Since putting in place their Safety Management Systems Tracking Tool three years ago, risk managers for the World Trade Center project in New York...

OSHA safety videos
December 01,2011

OSHA released new safety videos to offer both employers and workers brief, easy-to-understand education about construction safety.