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...read more
Fall-protection equipment helped save the life of a worker who was cleaning the Washington state...read more
The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is sponsoring a free webinar on August 21 at 2:00...read more
Not usually noted for its innovation, the public sector has done the most to advance sustainable...read more
The GreenLife Business Centre in Milton, Ontario near Toronto is set to become the first net-posi...read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has launched its 2012 Heat Illness Prevention C...read more
Odebrecht Construction Inc., a Brazilian engineering and construction company, is suing the State...read more
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...read more
A new ISO standard will help the construction industry better manage the environmental impacts of...read more
The building team will be held accountable for how net-zero energy buildings perform two, five, a...read more
U.S. Green Building Council co-founder David Gottfried’s new venture, Regenerative Ventures, has...read more
A sustainability standard has been established for single-ply roofing membranes used on commercia...read more
A miscalculation in how prevailing wages are calculated in New York reportedly costs the state $3...read more
Business groups have asked the U.S. Department of Labor to reconsider a proposed...read more
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Large national chains such as Starbucks, Marriott, Verizon, and Kohl’s are welcoming the LEED Vol...read more
Some long-delayed projects in the Upper Kobuk region of Alaska may now move forward thanks to leg...read more
A developer wants to build a commercial development out of steel shipping containers in Las Vegas...read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited SP&K Construction with 11 safety viol...read more
A new study suggests that random safety inspections by regulators help reduce injury claims witho...read more
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A Construction Specifications Institute webinar will focus on the lessons learned through the des...read more
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...read more
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements...read more
The International Code Council (ICC) recently published the 2012 International Residential Code (...read more
A former chief building inspector for San Francisco wants to enact building codes that would limi...read more
The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal a 3% IRS withholding tax on businesse...read more