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October 15,2014

The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Labour announced that they will start using drones to help inspectors record when construction sites are...

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October 09,2014

Under the updated law, the Department of General Services and the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation may use design-build on projects in...

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September 29,2014

New York enacted a new law that could make firefighting a bit safer by mandating property owners inform government and first-responders when they...

September 23,2014

The report contains 12 case studies of cities around the world that have applied advanced flood management techniques. 

September 18,2014

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

August 06,2014

A bill intended to encourage the federal government to use two-phase design/build project delivery was introduced in the U.S. Senate.

In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Luleå
August 04,2014

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Sweden, Facebook is back at it in Mother Svea with yet...

July 23,2014

The General Services Administration’s construction budget for fiscal year 2015 passed by the House this month includes cuts in both new...

Plans call for restaurants, apartments, offices, a hotel, a cinema and a theater
July 16,2014

The Santa Clara (Calif.) City Council approved the next steps for a massive development project next to Levi’s Stadium, the new home of the San...

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July 10,2014

A persistent drought in Southern California could lead to a water fee for new construction projects in Ventura.