Most Recent Press Releases

Jan 29, 2013
Thornton Tomasetti, the international engineering firm, announces that Leigh Mires has joined the firm in the newly created position of chief...
Jan 28, 2013
Oldcastle® Architectural, the largest producer of concrete masonry products in North America, will be in full force at the 2013 World of Concrete...
A Construction Specifications Institute webinar will focus on the lessons learned through the design and construction of a LEED-certified industrial...
Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012. For example, under the original standards, one van-...
Dec 27, 2011
More than 6.8 million homes have been weatherized using federal, state, utility, and other funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act....
Dec 27, 2011
According to a National Institute of Standards and Technology report, $15.8 billion is lost every year due to deficient data exchange in construction...
Dec 27, 2011
The 2012 International Green Construction Code (IgCC) includes a straightforward approach to minimum thermal requirements for roof and wall systems....
Dec 27, 2011
The Associated General Contractors of America’s national meeting for safety and health professionals will take place Jan. 11-13, 2012 in San Antonio...
Dec 27, 2011
New zoning regulation proposals to make it easier for building owners in New York City to make their structures more sustainable have entered the...
The U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC’s) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard is outpacing LEED for new buildings for the first...