An organization of several industry groups urged Congress to leave many contracting decisions to...read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed a new regulation, Injury and Illne...read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has reduced the number of violations from four...read more
New York City officials announced strict new licensing and testing requirements for all crane ope...read more
Too few bolts connecting horizontal steel support beams with vertical steel columns was the cause...read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration takes far too long to adopt new safety regulati...read more
Philadelphia's $2 billion plan to manage its storm water with green methods including porous pave...read more
Following a worker’s death, the collapse of a century-old, two-story warehouse under demolition a...read more
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit sharply curtailed the period of time that companie...read more
On March 15, the most significant changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) since it b...read more
The Chicago City Council’s Zoning Committee approved a zoning change that will allow up to 50% of...read more
A California appellate court ruled that an insurance broker did not have a duty to inform a subco...read more
The Bloomberg administration is considering letting operators of giant tower cranes get their lic...read more
With thousands of New York City rental units posing potential dangers to tenants, city advocates...read more
Last year, only 5% of federal contract dollars went to small disadvantaged businesses. Constructi...read more
A federal rule meant to protect the lungs of workers has been caught in bureaucratic purgatory fo...read more
Regulators with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration and the city of Cincinnati ar...read more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has now finalized its 2012 construction general pe...read more
A plan to build the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Kansas is among several major build...read more
The federal government is especially focused on renting LEED-certified spaces.
The New York Port Authority and the city’s fire and building departments are investigating an acc...read more
After March 1, all building plans in Virginia must adhere to the 2009 code that was adopted a yea...read more
Ensure that small business goals take into consideration actual small business capacity in releva...read more
Design or construction problems likely contributed to the collapses, according to city officials....
USGBC says that LEED's strength comes from its continuous evolution.
17 short videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on the job.
Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...read more
The bill is similar to a White House planto cut $8 billion worth of building costs by the end of...read more