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August 27,2014

Liberty Building Forensics Group, a building forensics firm warned building teams working on hotel projects to be on guard against moisture...

August 21,2014

Major building industry groups the International Code Council (ICC), ASHRAE, the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Illuminating...

August 21,2014

The National Public Meeting for Resiliency + Infrastructure Consensus Underwriting Standard Amendments will take place September 16, from 9 a.m.-...

August 21,2014

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) published 14 revised test standards in its S900-series.

In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Luleå
August 04,2014

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Sweden, Facebook is back at it in Mother Svea with yet...

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July 31,2014

The LEED Dynamic Plaque could aid certified buildings in maintaining performance with up-to-date information about water and energy use, waste...

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July 31,2014

The Gypsum Association released updates to both GA-221 Repair of Joint Ridging and GA-222 Repairing Screw or Nail Pops ...

July 23,2014

FLEXLAB, short for the Facility for Low Energy Experiments, opened this summer at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

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July 16,2014

The General Services Administration’s Net-Zero Energy Task Group is working on a draft letter with clear goals and guidance for net-zero energy...

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July 01,2014

The National Performance Based Design Guide, based on research and development supported by the Science & Technology Directorate...