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An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
on November 18,2014

The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.

The Pacific Northwest College of Art’s new home base, renovated from an space th
on November 03,2014

About seven years ago, The Pacific Northwest College of Art, the oldest art college in Portland, was evaluating its master plan with an eye towards expanding and upgrading its campus facilities. A board member brought to the attention of the college a nearby 134,000-sf building that had once served as the city’s original post office.

The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
on October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor environment, and 33 in human blood, milk, and tissues.

Latest in School Construction

At Coastline Community College’s Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Tea
on November 10,2014 in Feature

Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s interior designs. This course is worth 1.0...

While the exposed ceiling look is popular in today’s commercial office spaces, s
on November 10,2014 in Feature

Although architecturally appealing, exposed ceilings can create unwanted drafts and airflow problems if not engineered correctly. McGuire...

The exterior design of the 21-story, LEED Silver MassArt “Tree House” was sugges
on November 07,2014 in Feature

Many states have cut back funding for higher education in recent years, and securing money for new housing has been tougher than ever for many...