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March 18,2014

The wood lobby is pushing Canadian provinces to pass “wood first” legislation specifying wood framed structures as the default for mid-rise public...

March 06,2014

This opposition comes in response to reports that the oil and gas lobby pushed to include a repeal of Section 433 of the Energy Independence and...

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March 05,2014

President Barack Obama would spend $1 billion to “better understand the projected impacts of climate change,” encourage local action to reduce...

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March 03,2014

Construction contractors and developers in New York state face $3 billion more in costs and 667 more accidents per year because of a state law...

February 17,2014

The project is $100 million over budget and has missed its scheduled completion date.

January 23,2014

The Pennsylvania Department of Education owes about $1 billion to numerous school districts for about 350 state-approved renovation and...

December 27,2013

The mega development includes 7,800 homes, a retail center, office space, and nearly 350 acres of open space.

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 19,2013

New York City may boost maintenance standards for cranes operating in the city, including the addition of load cycle counters to record data...

December 11,2013

Legislation is under review in the Province of Ontario that would mandate timely payments to contractors.