Mechanical Systems

October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

An innovative restoration turns a historic but inoperable coal-burning steam plant into a modern,...

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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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September 16, 2010 |

The 151,000-sf recreation and wellness center at California State University’s Sacramento campus,...

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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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October 06, 2009 |

Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spr...

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October 02, 2009 |

Johnson Controls Inc., the global multi-industrial leader in providing energy efficiency solution...

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September 15, 2009 |

The current economic crisis has an up-side for owners of mission-critical facilities: On average,...

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September 01, 2009 |

The Eisenhower Theater in the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.,...

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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 17, 2009 |

The guidelines provide specific guidance for installation commanders, assessment teams, estimator...

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August 05, 2009 |

Ensuring that a common language of “energy efficiency” is spoken by both building information mod...

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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

27. Next-Generation Green Roofs Sprout up in New York New York is not particularly known for its...

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

19. Hybrid Geothermal Technology The team at Stantec saved $800,000 in construction costs by embe...

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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 06, 2009 |

Building occupants, who may soon feel cooler from increased air movement, can thank a committee o...

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

Sustainable building trends are gaining steam, even in the current economic downturn. More than f...

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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 |

While some manufacturers have announced slight increases in facilities equipment pricing for 2009...

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