Most Recent Press Releases

Dec 2, 2011
Learning how the GSA wants to work with contractors using Building Information Models (BIM) will dramatically improve your odds of winning federal...
Dec 1, 2011
The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC), an organization that develops and administers comparative energy and related rating programs for...
Dec 1, 2011
President Obama signed a bill that repeals a law requiring governments to withhold 3% of payments over $10,000 to contractors. The law would have...
Dec 1, 2011
The U.S. Green Building Council has released the App Lab, a searchable catalog of third-party apps that are integrated with LEED data. Each software...
Dec 1, 2011
The report, “Rooftops to Rivers II,” provides tips on how cities can use smart infrastructure and green building design to minimize pollution from...
Dec 1, 2011
New York City will introduce new zoning proposals next month that would make it easier for building owners to add features that will make their...
Nov 10, 2011
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program has released a final specification for weather-based irrigation controllers—the...
A former chief building inspector for San Francisco wants to enact building codes that would limit noise levels in restaurants and other spaces open...
Nov 10, 2011
New seismic requirements in California are helping to drive a flurry of new projects and retrofits in the state’s health care sector. Most hospitals...
Nov 10, 2011
The U.S. Senate is set to approve legislation that would eliminate a law requiring federal, state, and local governments to withhold 3% of their...