Italian officials are questioning seismic building standards and inspection procedures in the aft...read more
By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.
Environmental sensitivity is helping to drive adoption of new fire suppression agents.
Keep abreast of market trends such as 2012 changes to green standards and codes at the AGC Contra...read more
Aberdeen may become the first city in Washington to base a building code on rising oceans and glo...read more
This seminar will review recent changes in energy codes, examples of building enclosure wall asse...read more
This seminar will trace the origins of green codes, how they compare and differ from the rating s...read more
Florida ranks highest among 18 hurricane-region states for building codes and their enforcement,...read more
An AIA official calls the new International Green Construction Code (IgCC) a “game changer” for s...read more
New energy codes could add thousands of dollars to the construction costs of each individual apar...read more
This seminar will review recent changes in North America energy codes, examples of building enclo...read more
A magnitude-7.4 earthquake that shook Mexico from Mexico City to Acapulco damaged hundreds of hom...read more
The new 2010 code establishes minimum design and construction requirements to protect buildings f...read more
Macomb, Illinois aldermen voted to recommend that the city not adopt 2012 international building...read more
Two University of Toronto engineers have developed “viscoelastic-energy-dissipating dampers” to r...read more
A March 22 webinar will provide an overview of a 28-step process during the design of a building...read more
A plan to build the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Kansas is among several major build...read more
The federal government is especially focused on renting LEED-certified spaces.
The New York Port Authority and the city’s fire and building departments are investigating an acc...read more
After March 1, all building plans in Virginia must adhere to the 2009 code that was adopted a yea...read more
One thing that could pave the way toward private flood insurance would be NFIP reforms, like requ...read more
Ensure that small business goals take into consideration actual small business capacity in releva...read more
Design or construction problems likely contributed to the collapses, according to city officials....
USGBC says that LEED's strength comes from its continuous evolution.
17 short videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on the job.
Unions have learned to help employers win contracts with bids made competitive through good safet...read more
Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...read more
Easier to design roof cladding that can withstand winds in a given area.
This case study will focus on strategies used to save the client money, achieve certification, an...read more