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The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Campus in Saudi Arabia is
on August 01,2014

Partnership intended to improve LEED certification process for projects in countries around the globe.

Energy-efficiency retrofits are on pace to grow more than 7% a year through 2023
on July 28,2014

Payback periods remain a critical factor for decisionmakers on retrofit projects, report finds.

Whole Foods is among the grocery companies recently using Green Globes certifica
on July 25,2014

The Green Building Initiative (GBI) has announced a wave of Green Globes certifications for new grocery stores, including New Seasons Markets, Whole Foods, Price Chopper, Aldi’s, Harris Teeter, Wegmans, and Publix.

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All photos: courtesy Valspar
on September 02,2014 in Feature

The building’s custom-fabricated wall panels look like copper, but are actually flat metal sheets coated with Valspar’s signature Fluropon Copper...

Gilbane invested $60,000 to acquire its first 3D laser scanner, the FARO Focus 3
on July 01,2014 in Feature

From energy modeling on the fly to prefabrication of building systems, these advancements are potential game changers for AEC firms that are...

Set to open next month, the $75 million, 215,000-sf Kamloops Internet Data Centr
on May 22,2014 in Feature

Building Teams are employing a range of creative solutions—from evaporative cooling to novel hot/cold-aisle configurations to heat recovery...