Regulations

August 30, 2012

The new rule will streamline OSHA’s standards by eliminating the separate cranes and derricks sta...

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August 30, 2012

About 7 billion more sf of commercial space is expected in the pipeline.

August 10, 2012

It is important for businesses to understand that an existing ramp at a building entrance may not...

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August 10, 2012

Construction professionals will be able to take a wide range of mandatory and optional safety tra...

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August 02, 2012

After charges filed against Bovis Lend Lease in April led to an admission of guilt and $56 millio...

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August 02, 2012

A Clark County, Nevada district court judge ruled that the unfinished Harmon Hotel at CityCenter,...

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July 27, 2012 | Posted by BD+C Staff

Green roofs and other green infrastructure would be required to capture stormwater under a draft...

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July 20, 2012 | Posted by BD+C Staff

A San Francisco property-management company has agreed to pay a record $800,000 civil fine for hu...

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July 13, 2012

A proposed rule by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs...

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July 05, 2012

The Veterans Administration asked contractor Brasfield & Gorrie to get more workers on the jo...

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July 05, 2012

Administration officials significantly underestimated the cost to construction employers of propo...

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June 05, 2012

More than 150 industry professionals and other attendees will participate in the Associated Gener...

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June 05, 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has begun a campaign to warn outdoor workers ab...

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June 05, 2012

Baltimore officials want to block a $1.8 billion urban renewal project until more neighborhood re...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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May 31, 2012

The natural gas industry and some allies are working to block a federal green building rule that...

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May 18, 2012

Heavy snowfall, construction defects, and design problems contributed to the collapse of the Stad...

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May 18, 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently launched an educational campaig...

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May 10, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

An organization of several industry groups urged Congress to leave many contracting decisions to...

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May 10, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed a new regulation, Injury and Illne...

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May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has reduced the number of violations from four...

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May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

New York City officials announced strict new licensing and testing requirements for all crane ope...

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April 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Too few bolts connecting horizontal steel support beams with vertical steel columns was the cause...

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April 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration takes far too long to adopt new safety regulati...

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April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Philadelphia's $2 billion plan to manage its storm water with green methods including porous pave...

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April 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Following a worker’s death, the collapse of a century-old, two-story warehouse under demolition a...

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April 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sharply curtailed the period of time that companie...

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April 05, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

On March 15, the most significant changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) since it b...

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March 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Chicago City Council’s Zoning Committee approved a zoning change that will allow up to 50% of...

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March 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

A California appellate court ruled that an insurance broker did not have a duty to inform a subco...

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