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June 08,2012

Student input on green elements provides learning experience.

The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe
June 01,2012

Aspects of the design included a curtain wall and punched openings allowing natural light deep into the building, regional materials were used,...

Interior lighting system designs that reduce night sky light pollution and suppo
May 23,2012

LEED certification of the AZ ARNG Readiness Center was based on a number of green design and construction features SAIC implemented that...

May 16,2012

Getting the IgCC adopted in all 50 states and in jurisdictions across the country is the primary mission of the ICC, which published the code in...

May 03,2012

New NSF Standard provides manufacturers, specifiers and building industry with verifiable, objective criteria to identify sustainable roofing...

Construction crews set in place a steel horizontal beam at a height (C) CBS News
May 01,2012

One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, surpassed the Empire State Building on Monday as the tallest building...

Jason F. McLennan
April 24,2012

McLennan was recognized for his work on the Living Building Challenge.

The $300 million project is part of a six-phased inpatient facility construction
April 20,2012

The new hospital’s architectural design combines traditional Santa Barbara Spanish colonial architecture with 21st century medical conveniences...

A key design element in the police substation was the green roof grid system, wh
April 17,2012

The police substation is the first higher education facility in San Diego County to achieve LEED Platinum Certification, the highest rating...

The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a l
April 06,2012

A team of French designers unveil the “Flat Tower” design, a second place winner in the 2011 eVolo skyscraper competition.