Green Specifications

October 13, 2010 |

A curving, 550-foot-long glass arcade dubbed the “Wall of Light” is the standout architectural an...

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October 13, 2010 |

William R. Hough Hall is the new home of the Warrington College of Business Administration at the...

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October 13, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost 600 window openings, and yet it's targe...

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October 13, 2010 |

Urban Housing Communities, KTGY Group, and the City of Big Bear Lake (Calif.) Improvement Agency...

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October 13, 2010 |

A new residence complex is in design for United Arab Emirates University in Al Ain, UAE, near Abu...

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October 13, 2010 |

Construction is moving along on Hudson County Community College’s North Hudson Campus Center in U...

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October 13, 2010 |

The residents of Silver Spring, Md., will soon have a new 112,000-sf library. The project is aimi...

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October 13, 2010 |

The 187,032-sf East County Hall of Justice in Dublin, Calif., will be oriented to take advantage...

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October 12, 2010 |

Union Bank’s San Diego headquarters building located at 530 B Street has been awarded LEED Gold c...

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October 12, 2010 |

Rhode Island is the first state to adopt the International Green Construction Code (IGCC). The Rh...

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October 12, 2010 |

Results from the American Hotel & Lodging Association’s 2010 Lodging Survey showed that luxur...

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October 12, 2010 |

HGA Architects and Engineers won a 25-Year Award from AIA Minnesota for the Willow Lake Laborator...

September 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

With more than 250 LEED projects in the works, Enermodal Engineering is Canada's most prolific gr...

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September 13, 2010 |

A larger, more efficient, and supergreen border crossing facility is planned for the San Ysidro (...

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February 09, 2010 | Jeffrey Yoders

The American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has been aw...

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September 01, 2009 | Dave Barista, Managing Editor

The popularity of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) panels has exploded during the past decade as Buildin...

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August 19, 2009 |

The Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) made a new tool available to product manufa...

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August 18, 2009 |

AEC firms are hotbeds of invention and innovation to meet client needs in today's highly competit...

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August 11, 2009 |

American Hydrotech is now offering a waterproofing and roofing resource handbook for all architec...

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August 01, 2009 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Insulating concrete forms have a long history of success in low-rise buildings, but now Building...

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August 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief; Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor; Dave Barista, Managing Editor; and Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

14. Mod Pod A Nod to Flex Biz Designed by the British firm Tate + Hindle, the OfficePOD is a flex...

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July 16, 2009 |

Walmart today announced plans to develop a worldwide sustainable product index during a meeting w...

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July 01, 2009 |

SPRI, the association representing sheet membrane and component suppliers to the commercial roofi...

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June 17, 2009 |

Sika Sarnafil, the worldwide market leader in thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes,...

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June 17, 2009 |

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has cited FloorScore® certified flooring products as elig...

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June 17, 2009 |

Save the planet with indigenous knowledge. Make permanent water part of your life. Dive deep wate...

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June 01, 2009 |

The city of Toronto late last month passed a new green roof by-law that consists of a green roof...

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June 01, 2009 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the buildi...

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June 01, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge face...

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