Codes and Standards

June 20, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Analysis of property data identifies communities prone to frequent flooding.

June 19, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Exempt products include structural plywood, oriented strand board (OSB).

June 18, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Measure was aimed at raising $50 million for homeless services, affordable housing.

June 14, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Impermeable concrete made it easier for water to overwhelm drainage system.

June 13, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Measure would help cities identify structures that could fail in major quake.

The River Thames in London
June 12, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

After three years, traffic congestion declined by 30% in London.

Prefabricated construction site
June 11, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Part of Housing 2.0 modular construction initiative.

June 06, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

LPCiminelli stops functioning as GC in fallout from the case.

June 06, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Hasn’t kept pace with urgency of problem, says clean energy investor.

June 05, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Green venues save owners money, gain positive publicity.

June 04, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

City aims to reduce GHGs 60% by 2035 and 80% by 2050.

June 04, 2018 | Peter Fabrisw, Contributing Editor

Zoning ordinance that ties building heights to width of streets dictates form.

Silicon Valley cities considering taxes aimed at large employers

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May 30, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The aim is to offset the impact on housing costs and homelessness by tech companies.

May 30, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Would provide long-term clarity on certification requirements.

May 29, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Market projects to grow 12.5% annually between 2013 and 2019.

Seattle skyline
May 24, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

City imposes employer head count tax to fund affordable housing.

May 23, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Offers forecasts of industry trends.

May 22, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

U.S. Department of Energy event to be held July 15th-17th in Austin.

May 21, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

ASTM International method will help manufacturers test their flooring materials.

May 17, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Projected to add $10,000 to cost of new homes.

May 16, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

NIBS documents address using pre-cast concrete, and commercial and legal considerations of modula...

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May 15, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Four tests covered a spectrum of blast loads.

May 14, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

GCs could have to pay for up to three times the wages owed.

May 10, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Sensors, software algorithms squeeze out waste.

May 09, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Actions tending to come with investigation of other site conditions.

May 08, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The goal: build buildings that provide more power than they cost to build, run, and demolish.

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May 07, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Would oversee efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions across the city.

May 03, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Sensors, software algorithms squeeze out waste.

May 02, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The tools can now accept input in epJSON format.

May 01, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Requires building energy modeling during schematic design.

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