Currently, LEED green building standards only accept timber products certified by the Forest Stew...read more
Office of Management and Budget Director Jeffrey Zients is scheduled to testify before the House...read more
Legislation to prevent undocumented workers from being hired by construction companies working on...read more
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Legislation pending before the Michigan Senate would change the law that calls for building codes...read more
In the wake of the recent scandal at the General Services Administration in which workers spent l...read more
A fight is brewing in the Michigan legislature over how many fully qualified electricians must be...read more
Though Congress passed a defense budget preventing the Department of Defense from spending money...read more
A bill in the California Assembly would allow the state to pool together property owners’ energy-...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....
17 short videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on the job.
Unions have learned to help employers win contracts with bids made competitive through good safet...read more
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
Easier to design roof cladding that can withstand winds in a given area.
Much of that growth will be in the European Union, where near-zero energy buildings are mandated...read more
A fine for a violation that once cost between $750 and $1,200 now runs $7,000 or more per inciden...read more
Leaders of California cities had been trying to fashion a compromise with lawmakers after the sta...read more
The group will develop a low-cost seismic retrofit model that would benefit aging brick-and-morta...read more
The system will replace an inefficient patchwork of old software and is designed to provide busin...read more
The dispute arose over multimillion-dollar leaks at the University of Connecticut's law library....
Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.
Some Ontario builders are worried that new building code requirements with stricter energy effici...read more
The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its buildings LEED Gold or...read more
More than 6.8 million homes have been weatherized using federal, state, utility, and other funds...read more