Most Recent Press Releases

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter signed an executive order establishing project labor agreements for major public works projects in Philadelphia....
The International Code Council (ICC) recently published the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) that includes improved code requirements for...
Dec 13, 2011
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a ruling that establishes the 2010 American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning...
Dec 2, 2011
China’s State Council approved a regulation to standardize bidding processes for construction and other business-related projects in order to prevent...
Dec 2, 2011
Thanks partly to upgraded building codes, the building energy efficiency market will soar more than 50% between now and 2017 to $103.5 billion, says...
Dec 2, 2011
Since putting in place their Safety Management Systems Tracking Tool three years ago, risk managers for the World Trade Center project in New...
Dec 2, 2011
OSHA released new safety videos to offer both employers and workers brief, easy-to-understand education about construction safety. The animated...
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...