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July 17,2013

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal signed into law this month a bill that provides $251.6 million for 29 projects at Louisiana Community and Technical...

July 17,2013

Some cities are deliberately discouraging construction of new parking spaces by allowing the construction of buildings with a lower...

July 17,2013

The Environmental Protection Agency continues to develop new stormwater regulations that are expected to force project developers to write...

July 11,2013

An amendment to a Michigan appropriations budget authorizes an increase in state debt to pay for state university construction projects. But some...

July 11,2013

Skanska USA resigned from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce over the Chamber’s decision to support the American High-Performance Buildings Coalition....

July 05,2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced a new national emphasis program (NEP) to protect workers from serious...

June 27,2013

Regulatory bodies have proposed changes in how leased equipment is treated on a corporate balance sheet.

June 19,2013

On-the-job construction fatalities dropped from 802 in 2010 to 781 in 2011, and recordable injuries fell from 4.7 per 100 workers in 2008 to 3.9...

June 12,2013

More than 90% of New York City schools have at least one outstanding building code violation. Loose wires, stuck doors and inadequate ventilation...

May 31,2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says it will propose to extend the compliance date for the crane operator certification...