A demonstration by the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety shows how powerful winds affect concrete-and-steel buildings built with different techniques. One building was constructed using traditional methods, while the second used better screws, steel cleats, wind-rated doors and walls reinforced with vertical steel rods eight feet apart. The more strongly built building fared far better.
Insurance Institute demonstration shows advantages of following wind resistance standards
Three companies show compliance for using containers for housing.
Technology can enable cities to be more interconnected, efficient, and accessible.
Goal is to enable building tech market adoption for a net positive future.
Will expand to include residential and multifamily for assessment and certification.
Provides tips for staying safe during and after a hurricane or severe weather.
E-commerce, market oversupply, rising interest rates to dampen hot market.
‘Represents important part of Haskell’s future strategy,’ says CEO.
Bill could boost specialized facilities.
Focus is on MEP and tenant improvements.
Will be open to LEED-registered or -certified projects, with introductory pricing and support.