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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...

May 31,2013

As New York, New Jersey and other states hit hard during Superstorm Sandy begin their long road to recovery, the decisions they make on how to...

May 27,2013

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to reform the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Lead:...

May 23,2013

Are federal design-build contract laws unfair to small firms? AIA thinks so, citing an interesting fact: an architecture firm spends a median of $...

May 15,2013

Cornell University's proposal to build a two million sf tech campus on Roosevelt Island has been approved by the New York City Council.