The plant is the first in a series of upgrades planned for 2017 to adapt one of New York’s earlie...read more
It was imperative that the renovated building maintain its original appearance as a tribute to ca...read more
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Undergraduates at 24 universities awarded grants.
The corporate headquarters of Johnson Controls in Glendale, Wis. Photo: Johnson Controls
The $20 billion deal is the latest corporate inversion maneuver.
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Businesses will save $167 billion over life of products.
During renovations, the team integrated the biofilter into the new HVAC system to provide clean a...read more
Cutting-edge facility aims to connect and educate contractors, engineers and industry leaders, bo...read more
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Reliance on outdated standards at odds with sustainability
Icynene spray foam medium density spray foam insulation was used in a continuous insulation application.
The poject included replacing the original residence halls built in the 1970s
Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center
The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC) is the Grand Central Station of the...read more
Rendering: Schako Air Distribution, http://www.schako.de/
The guide provides tools and advice for designing, commissioning, and operating chilled-beam syst...read more
The Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. Photo credit: The Emerging Objects Corporation.
Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. The bricks absorb water, which cools t...read more
A broad array of new and improved ceiling products offers designers everything from superior acou...read more
Made of corrosion-resistant stainless steel, the manifold is available in 1" and 1¼" sizes in 2 t...read more
There are many hurdles to overcome when completing a life cycle cost assessment. RMF Engineering’...read more
A life cycle cost analysis helps a school district decide which HVAC system to use in $198 millio...read more
Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Swede...read more
The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor in...read more
After operating the first biomass boiler in the Ketchikan, Alaska, Federal Building, the U.S. Gen...read more
A memorandum of understanding creating the Indoor Environment Quality Global Alliance was signed...read more
Indoor Air Quality Association will become part of the ASHRAE organization while maintaining its...read more
BioSkin, a system of water-filled ceramic pipes that cools the exterior surface of buildings and...read more
Building Teams are employing a range of creative solutions—from evaporative cooling to novel hot/...read more
Here’s where AEC firms and owners are getting the most bang for the buck when using BIM/VDC to co...read more
From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...read more
An overview of the 25 most popular continuing education courses on BDCuniversity.com.
Researchers at the DOE's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory conclude that significant energy s...read more
A survey of 291 building owners by IDC Energy Insights shows that 50% of owners use smart buildin...read more
The Building Team for Berkeley, Calif.’s new 9,500-sf West Branch library aims to achieve net-zer...read more