Codes and Standards

October 31, 2011

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) now requires a training module on the to...

read more
October 31, 2011

An ordinance would amend county building codes to promote better walking environments, encourage...

read more
October 20, 2011 | BD+C Staff

A summary of the process used to develop new design values will clarify many of the questions rec...

read more
October 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Positive conditions seen last month were more of an aberration.

October 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

State-of-the-art monitoring system allows researchers to collect, analyze and process th...

read more
The ACI and CRSI anchor training program is expected to be ready by the end of 2
October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Adhesive anchor installer certification required in new ACI 318-11.

October 11, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

These new documents will be available in the first quarter of 2012 as part of the new AIA Contrac...

read more
October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

ASSA ABLOY Trio-E door is the first to be certified to these sustainability requirements...

October 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Buildings taller than 420 feet are now required to include an extra exit stairwell or a specially...

read more
September 12, 2011 | By Edward Keegan, Contributing Editor

Modular Architecture > You’ve done a LEED Gold or two, maybe even a LEED Platinum. But are you...

read more
August 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Boyd R. Zoccola is Chair and Chief Elected Officer of BOMA International. A BOMA member since 199...

read more

The new amended Ontario building code includes several provisions that improve accessibility for...

read more

New York City last year adopted the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recomme...

read more

President Barack Obama signed the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act law on Jan. 12.

The fast-growing Academy of Art is under intense scrutiny by the City of San Francisco for code v...

read more

Formed to focus on agriculture, the Licking County (Ohio) Water and Soil Conservation District ha...

read more

The International Parking Institute, Green Parking Council, and Green Building Certification Inst...

read more

The Environmental Protection Agency ruled that the use of coal ash produced in power plants can c...

read more

Dunkin Donuts has launched a green building certification program to help franchisees build susta...

read more

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's WaterSense program has released a draft specification...

read more

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) published AISI D310-14, “Design Examples for the Des...

read more

A proposed addendum to ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013, Energy Standard for Buildings Except L...

read more

The House of Representatives has passed the $584.2 billion Defense Authorization Act.

A new coalition of Ontario contractors, construction associations, suppliers and trade unions wil...

read more

A coalition of trade groups is sponsoring continued analysis of a reroofing project at the Ononda...

read more

The Cheyenne, Wyoming City Council voted down a measure that would have implemented design standa...

read more

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) and ASTM International have developed Produc...

read more

The American Wood Council's 2015 “Wood-Frame Construction Manual for One- and Two-Family Dwelling...

read more

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is reviewing electrical standards for th...

read more

The Steel Framing Industry Association has launched a certification program to ensure that cold-f...

read more
Overlay Init