Codes and Standards

BIM is an essential tool to develop sustainable buildings, says U.K. architect Elrond Burrell....

Construction crews racing to finish the Brooklyn Barclays Center are ignoring strict regulations...

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Fall-protection equipment helped save the life of a worker who was cleaning the Washington state...

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The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is sponsoring a free webinar on August 21 at 2:00...

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Not usually noted for its innovation, the public sector has done the most to advance sustainable...

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The GreenLife Business Centre in Milton, Ontario near Toronto is set to become the first net-posi...

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has launched its 2012 Heat Illness Prevention C...

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Odebrecht Construction Inc., a Brazilian engineering and construction company, is suing the State...

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Since last summer, glass balconies have shattered at 13 different buildings in Toronto.

California is the first state to add window film into its building code. Window film, a polymer m...

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A new ISO standard will help the construction industry better manage the environmental impacts of...

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The building team will be held accountable for how net-zero energy buildings perform two, five, a...

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U.S. Green Building Council co-founder David Gottfried’s new venture, Regenerative Ventures, has...

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A sustainability standard has been established for single-ply roofing membranes used on commercia...

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A miscalculation in how prevailing wages are calculated in New York reportedly costs the state $3...

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Business groups have asked the U.S. Department of Labor to reconsider a proposed...

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Large national chains such as Starbucks, Marriott, Verizon, and Kohl’s are welcoming the LEED Vol...

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Some long-delayed projects in the Upper Kobuk region of Alaska may now move forward thanks to leg...

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A developer wants to build a commercial development out of steel shipping containers in Las Vegas...

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited SP&K Construction with 11 safety viol...

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A new study suggests that random safety inspections by regulators help reduce injury claims witho...

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A Construction Specifications Institute webinar will focus on the lessons learned through the des...

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Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.

The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard i...

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Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements...

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The International Code Council (ICC) recently published the 2012 International Residential Code (...

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A former chief building inspector for San Francisco wants to enact building codes that would limi...

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The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal a 3% IRS withholding tax on businesse...

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