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Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe

Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe Building, in the penthouse of which Daniel Burnh

June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tenants can exceed building energy challenge targets recently announced by Mayor Emanuel.

June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

KLMK will also provide planning guidance in all aspects of the project related to facility activa...

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Sensor-operated faucets, such as this wall-hung, ADA-compliant model, help impro

Sensor-operated faucets, such as this wall-hung, ADA-compliant model, help improve hygiene as compared to conventional faucets.

June 06, 2012 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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John Shreve Arbuckle, Assoc. AIA

John Shreve Arbuckle, Assoc. AIA

June 05, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

As chapter president, Arbuckle will guide and oversee the organization's efforts on behalf of Mod...

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The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated muni

The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated municipal building to receive LEED Platinum rating f

June 04, 2012

Chicago Center for Green Technology uses high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers to share its gr...

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The renovated Beverly High School in Beverly, Mass.

The renovated Beverly High School in Beverly, Mass.

June 04, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Award given for work done on the renovation of Beverly High School in Beverly, Mass.

June 04, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Pressley will be responsible for managing all of Hill's information technology systems and softwa...

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HBD Construction has been chosen to build a new $12 million training facility ca

HBD Construction has been chosen to build a new $12 million training facility campus for the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562.

June 04, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Larger campus facility will expand training opportunities for plumbers and pipefitters.

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

June 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...

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Located in Highlands Ranch, Colo., this satellite hospital campus will include u

Located in Highlands Ranch, Colo., this satellite hospital campus will include urgent care, ambulatory care and outpatient and i

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Children’s Hospital Colorado expects to host nearly 80,000 patient visits at the South Campus dur...

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The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe

The International Animal Health and Food Safety Institute at the K-State Olathe Innovation Campus recently received LEED Silver

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Aspects of the design included a curtain wall and punched openings allowing natural light deep in...

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The virtual models and walkthroughs helped identify potential safety risks earli

The virtual models and walkthroughs helped identify potential safety risks earlier in the review process, before the start of co

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

3D BIM site safety plans enable building inspectors to take virtual tours of construction project...

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May 31, 2012 | By Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Curing agents; commercial faucets; wall-cladding systems.

The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.

The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.

May 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

An abandoned historic structure gains a new life as the focal point of a legendary military distr...

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Ken Jobe

Ken Jobe

May 31, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Ken Jobe, a senior executive with 30+ years of industry-related experience, joins Day & Zimme...

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The new hall is tracking for USGBC LEED Gold certification.

The new hall is tracking for USGBC LEED Gold certification.

May 31, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Clad in glass and copper-colored panels, the three-story building thrusts outward from the core o...

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Bomel Construction Co. recently completed the structural concrete phase of the l

Bomel Construction Co. recently completed the structural concrete phase of the largest construction project ever undertaken at S

May 30, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Components of the $9-million structural concrete construction phase included a 700-foot-long, bel...

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Eun Grace Ko's winning entry for Boral Brick's Live.Work.Learn student archite

Eun Grace Ko's winning entry for Boral Brick's Live.Work.Learn student architecture contest.

May 30, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Eun Grace Ko, a student at the Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, named winner of annual cont...

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May 30, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The three-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately $3.3 million.

The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medic

The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medical centers 398,350-sf patient tower is underway

May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

McCarthy workers joined the patients, donning construction gear and hard hats, to help with their...

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Legrand committed to be among the first of a select number of industrial compani

Legrand committed to be among the first of a select number of industrial companies to join the Better Buildings, Better Plants C

May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

West Hartford headquarters announced as Better Buildings, Better Plants “Showcase” site.

The Acadia Gateway Center administrative and maintenance facility is the first p

The Acadia Gateway Center administrative and maintenance facility is the first phase of a multi-phased project to implement a Tr

May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

Construction spending still shows inconsistent performance but over the last yea

Construction spending still shows inconsistent performance but over the last year the trend has clearly been increased spending.

May 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Anticipating increasing escalation in owner costs through 2014.

ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu

ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu

May 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The nation’s nonresidential construction activity will remain soft during the summer months, with...

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John McRitchie

John McRitchie

May 23, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

McRitchie brings more than 18 years of experience in the California construction marketplace.

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CMSD students in the ACE program received scholarships totaling more than $61,00

CMSD students in the ACE program received scholarships totaling more than $61,000

May 21, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Mayor Frank G. Jackson gives keynote address at scholarship event for 80 Cleveland Metropolitan S...

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Radnor Middle School features the latest technologies developed for lowering ene

Radnor Middle School features the latest technologies developed for lowering energy and operating costs, including green roofs,

May 21, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Radnor Middle School among the most sustainable schools in the U.S.

May 18, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Intel leading the charge to connect multiple DC microgrids throughout commercial buildings; other...

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The final game day segment of the video depict the new 15,000-person tailgate al

The final game day segment of the video depict the new 15,000-person tailgate along Chick Hearn Way and the Nokia Plaza with a f

May 16, 2012 | Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

The Los Angeles Convention Center footage depicts the new convention center hall spaces, includin...

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