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July 11,2014

The decision held that even though, on most projects, the developer has the final say on design choices, the architect can’t escape liability to...

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July 10,2014

The latest data on construction site fatalities for 2012 shows a rise in the death rate to 9.9 per 100,000 workers after 2011 had reached a recent...

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July 10,2014

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is accepting public comment on its proposal to eliminate the dual standard for compliance with rules...

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July 01,2014

The U.S. Department of Labor and MDG Design & Construction LLC have reached a settlement over wage violations at the federally-assisted 26-...

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July 01,2014

Scott City School District in Missouri recently broke ground on an 8,990-sf performing arts theater that will also function as a tornado safe room...

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June 30,2014

New research findings indicate that for the first time more than half of projects above $10 million are being completed through design-build...

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June 26,2014

New research from a George Washington University research group and LOCUS, a coalition of real estate investors that's part of Smart Growth...

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June 25,2014

The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Program, which plans to open a total of five Regional...

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June 18,2014

The U.S. Department of Commerce tentatively agreed to assess tariffs of up to 35% on solar equipment, a move that could slow the rapid growth of...

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June 18,2014

The Pittsboro, N.C., Board of Commissioners approved the master plan for Chatham Park, a massive residential and commercial project that could...