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One Sansome Street, San Francisco. Photo: Minesweeper via Wikimedia Commons
September 29,2014

One Sansome Street, San Francisco is the first building in the U.S. to achieve LEED Platinum v4 certification. The building is also only the...

The agency intends to use BIM as a life cycle tool where the models are maintain
September 29,2014

The U.S. Naval Facilities Engineering Command will begin its Building Information Management and Modeling (BIM) Phased Implementation Plan in...

September 23,2014

The report contains 12 case studies of cities around the world that have applied advanced flood management techniques. 

September 18,2014

The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI) will administer certification for the Performance Excellence in Electricity Renewal (PEER)...

September 18,2014

The Master Painter Institute has issued approvals for 55 new paint products.

September 10,2014

The NCS helps architects, constructors and operators coordinate efforts by classifying electronic design data consistently and making information...

September 10,2014

The ASHRAE/IES energy standard would have multiple compliance options to ensure verification of delivered building envelope performance under a...

September 02,2014

The mayor of Montreal's Saint-Laurent borough wants Quebec's housing authority to speed up its plan to publish construction guidelines for...

August 27,2014

The Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center and other public buildings in Houma, La., would be renovated to withstand Category 3 hurricane winds according...

August 27,2014

About 30 inspection teams of two inspectors each have conducted at least quick exterior inspections of downtown Napa, Calif., buildings since a...