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March 15,2012

Macomb, Illinois aldermen voted to recommend that the city not adopt 2012 international building and residential code standards requiring the...

March 08,2012

Two University of Toronto engineers have developed “viscoelastic-energy-dissipating dampers” to replace many of the heavy concrete beams used in...

March 08,2012

A March 22 webinar will provide an overview of a 28-step process during the design of a building to ensure compliance with building codes.

February 23,2012

A plan to build the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Kansas is among several major building projects in jeopardy after the Obama...

February 23,2012

The federal government is especially focused on renting LEED-certified spaces.

February 23,2012

The New York Port Authority and the city’s fire and building departments are investigating an accident at the World Trade Center construction site...

February 23,2012

After March 1, all building plans in Virginia must adhere to the 2009 code that was adopted a year ago.

February 23,2012

One thing that could pave the way toward private flood insurance would be NFIP reforms, like requiring new construction in flood-prone areas to be...

February 17,2012

Ensure that small business goals take into consideration actual small business capacity in relevant specialty markets.

February 17,2012

Design or construction problems likely contributed to the collapses, according to city officials.