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on January 23,2015

The Sustainable Forestry Initiative has launched the new Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) 2015-2019.

on January 23,2015

The U.S. Institute for Building Documentation has published the first standards for specifying contracts for as-built building-measurement capture.

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on January 09,2015

An Illinois law took effect on Jan. 1 that requires all new and remodeled schools to have storm shelters.

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