Standards

ConsensusDocs has released the new ConsensusDocs 746 Constructor & Geotechnical Consultant Ag...

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In honor of Safety Week, Skanska put together this nifty infographic on how to prevent deadly har...

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The Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI), which administers third-party certification fo...

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The Green Building Initiative group based in Portland, Ore., met with the Department of Agricultu...

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Facilities across the nation have been able to shave on average about 2.5% of their annual utilit...

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Tallinn, Estonia. Photo: Diego Delso, Wikimedia Commons, License CC-BY-SA 3.0

An interesting experiment is taking place in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, where, for the last...

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Structures built to green standards have added resilience to destructive storms because green bui...

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Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Inc. reached an agreement with PRI Construction Materials Technolo...

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The advancement of sustainable construction has reached a new milestone with the development of N...

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The Appraisal Institute and the Institute for Market Transformation have issued guidelines for tr...

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The U.S. Green Building Council recently unveiled the LEED Dynamic Plaque, which is a new system...

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The 2013 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards, incorporating 41 new addenda,...

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The use of LEED standards is being barred for public construction in Ohio under a state senate re...

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To tell the truth, I didn’t want to write about the terrible events of December 14, 2012, when 20...

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Standard 90.4P, Energy Standard for Data Centers and Telecommunications Buildings, is being devel...

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ASTM has issued revised standard ASTM E1527-13 that governs phase I environmental site assessment...

An analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the Green Globes rating system and LEED standards...

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Buildings in New York City have been found to have a median score of 67 out of 100 in Energy Star...

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In collaboration with ConsensusDocs, iSqFt has launched a new online platform designed to make th...

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The Ballot Comment Period to update the nation’s leading computer-aided design (CAD) standard is...

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The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to withdraw a direct...

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For the first time in the U.S., design professionals now have an authoritative resource on struct...

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The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) is seeking industry input on its project to create a...

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Contractors in Florida could benefit from a data collection project by the state's chapter of the...

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The International Property Measurement Standards Coalition (IPMSC) has selected 19 real estate ex...

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IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) are collab...

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The Green Building Initiative has updated its green building certification program to comply with...

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The 2013 AGC Contractors Environmental Conference June 13 and 14 in Arlington, Va., will include...

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ASTM has released a new HSS standard, A1085 - 13 Standard Specification for Cold-Formed Welde...

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