Codes and Standards

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July 16, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Pertains to fire resistance rating times.

July 15, 2019 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The move follows successful public input on LEED 4.1.

Lack of standards hampers development of exoskeleton industry

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July 15, 2019 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Guidelines, common terminology, and testing methodology are needed, says expert. 

July 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

American Concrete Institute offers guidance on assessment, repair, rehab of existing concrete str...

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Collaborative for High Performance Schools releases 2019 Core Criteria Version 3.0 Update

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July 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The update adds credits to lower carbon footprints and to promote climate change resiliency.

Campaign launched to promote ‘climate-smart wood’

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July 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Forest Stewardship Council and other groups aim to help buyers understand and make it easier...

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July 08, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The walkability trend is spreading to urbanizing suburbs.

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June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

A report by Autodesk and Deloitte focuses on how workers can succeed in an automated world.

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June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

AAMA document establishes minimum performance requirements.

Public restrooms being used for changing clothes, phone conversations, and 'getting away'

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June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

About 60% of Americans use a public restroom one to five times a week, according to the latest an...

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June 21, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Advances include language on resilience, life cycle cost analysis, moisture control analysis, hea...

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June 14, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Three companies show compliance for using containers for housing.

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June 13, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Technology can enable cities to be more interconnected, efficient, and accessible.

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June 12, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Goal is to enable building tech market adoption for a net positive future.

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June 11, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Will expand to include residential and multifamily for assessment and certification.

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June 10, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Provides tips for staying safe during and after a hurricane or severe weather.

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June 07, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

E-commerce, market oversupply, rising interest rates to dampen hot market.

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June 03, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

‘Represents important part of Haskell’s future strategy,’ says CEO.

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June 03, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Bill could boost specialized facilities.

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May 31, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Will be open to LEED-registered or -certified projects, with introductory pricing and support....

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May 31, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Focus is on MEP and tenant improvements.

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May 24, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Bank of America provides $500,000 grant to certify 15 U.S. cities.

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May 24, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Six revised documents available for interior construction projects.

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May 23, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Solar power with batteries and backup generators provide weeks of self-reliance.

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May 23, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Approach includes loosened zoning, incentives for higher density in lower-cost and mixed-income d...

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May 20, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Rocky Mountain Institute, Dept. of Energy, California Energy Commission join forces.

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May 20, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Climate ignorance driving some ‘insane’ deals.

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May 17, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

National Apartment Assn. report assesses reasons for difficulty in creating more apartments.

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May 17, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Focus is on techniques to reduce energy bills.

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May 16, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

“Twitter tax break” may have worsened some of the area’s problems.

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