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February 17,2012

Unions have learned to help employers win contracts with bids made competitive through good safety practices.

February 15,2012

Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square-foot buildings and larger has been a recent...

February 09,2012

The bill is similar to a White House planto cut $8 billion worth of building costs by the end of the 2012 fiscal year, and to establish a panel to...

February 09,2012

Easier to design roof cladding that can withstand winds in a given area. 

February 09,2012

Much of that growth will be in the European Union, where near-zero energy buildings are mandated by 2019 for public buildings, and by 2021 for all...

February 09,2012

A fine for a violation that once cost between $750 and $1,200 now runs $7,000 or more per incident, according to a state industry association...

February 08,2012

Leaders of California cities had been trying to fashion a compromise with lawmakers after the state Supreme Court ruled the state had the...

February 08,2012

The group will develop a low-cost seismic retrofit model that would benefit aging brick-and-mortar structures. It involves bolting steel brackets...

January 26,2012

The system will replace an inefficient patchwork of old software and is designed to provide businesses, homeowners, and contractors with online...

January 26,2012

The dispute arose over multimillion-dollar leaks at the University of Connecticut's law library.