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Dec 16, 2011
The project converted the landmark structure listed on the National Register of Historic Places into the Town of Babylon History Museum at Old Town Hall.
On average, green schools save about $100,000 a year on operating costs, includi
Dec 15, 2011
On average, green schools save about $100,000 a year on operating costs, including energy and water savings.
LEED solar PVs construction worker risks
Dec 15, 2011
Workers on these projects suffer a 24% increase in falls to lower levels during roof work, which researchers attributed to the installation of solar panels, and a few other risks.
Maine governor Paul LePage.
Dec 15, 2011
The FSC program is administered through the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) and requires wood to be harvested in a sustainable way.
Dec 15, 2011
Block sizes initially were limited to a maximum perimeter of 1,750 feet, with no side of the block being longer than 500 feet.
Dec 15, 2011
The mayor of Allentown, Pa. asked the City Council to repeal a year-old ordinance that forces contractors to hire union workers for large city projects funded with state and federal dollars.
Tishman
Dec 14, 2011
Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facility that will accelerate treatments and cures at world-renowned institution.
Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldn’t need any attention fo
Dec 14, 2011
Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldn’t need any attention for a long time.
Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC
Dec 13, 2011
LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction features that positively impact the project itself and the broader community. These features include: optimization of energy performance...
Dec 13, 2011
The U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC's) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard is outpacing LEED for new buildings for the first time.
Dec 13, 2011
Federal and state regulators say they have uncovered what they call "widespread noncompliance" with minimum wage and overtime laws in Connecticut's construction industry.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter.
Dec 13, 2011
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements for major public works projects in Philadelphia.
Dec 13, 2011
The Roof Assembly Ventilation Coalition (RAVC) participated in the development of the code.