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November 26,2014

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) and ASTM International have developed Product Category Rules (PCR) for asphalt roofing in...

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November 20,2014

An independent review panel of military specialists met with healthcare leaders Nov. 12 to consider whether construction standards for medical...

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November 20,2014

The new standard contract provides a contractual vehicle for owners to save significant money from operation and maintenance costs regarding...

November 20,2014

The American Wood Council's 2015 “Wood-Frame Construction Manual for One- and Two-Family Dwellings” (WFCM ) has been approved as an American...

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November 17,2014

This document provides a guide for manufacturers, architects/specifiers, contractors, and building owners for specifying types of systems and...

525kW BIPV CoolPly commercial roofing system which provides clean energy to the
November 17,2014

National Roofing Contractors Association has released LEED v4: Roofing-related Provisions, a document that examines the roofing-related provisions...

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November 14,2014

The U.S Army's ambitious net-zero initiative has had several successful pilot trials, and planners are prepared to expand the nine-part...

The projected 506 students will be distributed between three classroom wings, tw
November 06,2014

The design of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School on the site of the 2012 Newtown, Conn., school shooting features enhanced security measures—...

October 30,2014

The Steel Framing Industry Association has launched a certification program to ensure that cold-formed steel connectors meet quality guidelines,...

October 30,2014

Extending the deadline gives LEED users additional time to prepare for LEED v4, the latest version of LEED, which features increased rigor and...