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New permits tripled from year-ago period.
AGC says a shortage of qualified workers is limiting the economy from adding more jobs.
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Suddenly appearing caverns cause deaths, evacuations, interruption of utility services.
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These core documents are updated once a decade.
Banks reluctant to commit to specific deals with tax credit status uncertain.
It aims to make installation of technology easier.
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Agency issues over $300,000 in fines for ‘willful’ safety violations.
The Mayor is among those who want to change 1990s anti-shadow law.
New research suggests current estimates may be off by as much as 25%.
Member-approved ballot change to NFRC 100 comments to close on May 28.
Nine out of ten say it is important that they work for a company committed to sustainability....
The legislation includes eight additional projects.
The rates range from 3% to 24% per producer.
He is charged with defrauding construction companies, business owners, and local governments....
The Dept. of Energy resource is a state-by-state compilation with hundreds of listings.
In doing so, it becomes largest U.S. city to make such a pledge.
‘Buy American’ requirement and revised H-1B visa restrictions could raise prices on supplies, lab...read more
Study finds significant problems with how city manages capital projects.
Only one of several attempts has had an impact in recent years.
The updated versions include full support for variable speed DX coils, enhanced plant auto-sizing...read more
Eneref Institute creates networking group of school administrators for ideas to overcome market o...read more
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Enforcement will begin Sept. 23, three months later than planned.
Under Trump orders, agency had stopped issuing ‘shaming’ press releases on major fines and safety...read more
Permitting process could be reduced from 10 years to 2 years under the proposal.
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The DOE-sponsored event will be held in Pittsburgh July 17-20.
Strategies to boost ranks of construction workers include mentoring programs, increased safety me...read more
The product-specific EPDs allow designers to more quickly earn a LEED v4 credit in the Materials...read more
Updates provide guidance on how design and construction pros and emergency managers can work toge...read more
Systems and sensors guidelines will be aligned with major green standards.
The method provides a standard lab procedure evaluation of ice and snow loads and impacts.