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In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Luleå
on August 04,2014

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Sweden, Facebook is back at it in Mother Svea with yet another novel approach to data center design.

Photo: USGBC
on July 31,2014

The LEED Dynamic Plaque could aid certified buildings in maintaining performance with up-to-date information about water and energy use, waste reduction efforts, occupant experience, and other green performance categories.

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on July 31,2014

The Gypsum Association released updates to both GA-221 Repair of Joint Ridging and GA-222 Repairing Screw or Nail Pops standards publications.

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Having the correct model views loaded and visibility settings adjusted prior to
on July 01,2014 in Feature

Process mapping, split models, and streamlined coordination meetings are among the timesaving techniques AEC firms are employing to improve BIM/...

Installation of steel deck (here, from manufacturer New Millennium Building Syst
on April 09,2014 in Feature

Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Construction consulted with technical experts from...

Illustration: Tom Rybarczyk
on January 09,2014 in Feature

Our experts say no, but it could save lives. In this report, they offer recommendations on security design you can bring to your K-12 clients to...