Codes and Standards

June 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Minnesota Legislature approved tax breaks worth $250 million for a $1.5 billion project that...

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June 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says it will propose to extend the compl...

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June 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

As New York, New Jersey and other states hit hard during Superstorm Sandy begin their long road t...

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June 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A $2.7 billion state bond package that would have financed expansion projects at more than a half...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the Insurance Institute for Business...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A proposed bill before the Las Vegas City Council would allow any building built before 2009 unde...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A new analysis of federal data shows that the U.S. buildings sector has made enormous strides in...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Developers and home builders are asking the Ontario government to change the building code to all...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

At the Living Future's annual conference in May, Jason McLennan, and architecture firm BNIM found...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to reform the Env...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) filed a bill in May that would require prime contractors that bid o...

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May 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety says that Maryland citizens will be safer...

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May 23, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Group Health Puyallup (Wash.) Medical Center is the first facility to be certified under the...

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May 23, 2013 | AIA

Are federal design-build contract laws unfair to small firms? AIA thinks so, citing an interestin...

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May 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 70-page guide demystifies the processes of identifying building improvement opportunities and...

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May 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The next version of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED rating system will expand water-saving...

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May 09, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Six years after a tornado virtually wiped out the town, Greensburg, Kan., is the world's leading...

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April 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

North Carolina lawmakers have introduced state legislation that would restrict the use of nationa...

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April 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...

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April 16, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Department of Defense should continue to require that its new buildings or major renovations...

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April 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has publis...

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April 10, 2013 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Charter schools are growing like Topsy. But don’t jump on board unless you know what you’re getti...

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April 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

U.S. labs that conduct research on bioterror germs such as anthrax are at risk for accidents beca...

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April 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) released three new revisions to the ANSI/B...

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April 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 2013 version of the ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2010, Energy Standard for Buildings Except...

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April 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International and the Greater Boston Real Est...

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March 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A Florida House bill that says state agencies should decide on a project-by-project basis which g...

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March 27, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing (CEIR) released its new RoofPoint Energy and C...

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March 27, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A proposed ordinance in Boston mandating energy audits is coming under criticism from the Greater...

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