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Workers, local officials rally for new construction safety law in New York City

More than 200 construction workers, union officials, labor leaders and supporters rallied in support of a package of bills intended to strengthen construction site safety in New York City. Some were arrested during the demonstration......»»

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Turning museums inside out: White paper addresses the value of exterior gallery space

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10 trends predicted to pace kitchen design in 2017

The traditional kitchen has lost some of its metaphorical luster in recent years as, according to the 2017 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends Report, contemporary-styled kitchens have overtaken traditional to become the sec.....»»

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Why corporate branded environments matter

What is a brand? In my opinion, one of the best definitions is.....»»

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Prominent Atlanta construction executive faces charges in $1 million bribery scheme

The owner of E.R. Mitchell Construction Company of Atlanta has been arraigned on federal bribery and money laundering c.....»»

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10 trends predicted to pace bathroom design in 2017

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Growth spurt: A record-breaking 128 buildings of 200 meters or taller were completed in 2016

For the third year in a row, the number of buildings over 200 meters tall that were completed has increased and broken the previous year’s tally. In 2016, 128 buildings 200 meters tall or taller were completed, according to the Council on Tall.....»»

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Polyiso and Mineral Fiber Insulation in Green Roofs

When it comes to insulation boards for vegetated roofs, there are several choices available but polyisocyanurate (also known as polyiso) contin.....»»

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CTBUH’s tall building predictions for 2017

Below is a list of month-by-month predictions from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. The predictions are based on the Council’s industry intelligence and attempt to show possible tr.....»»

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New resource lists green incentives by state

The USGBC's new Public Policy Library is a resource that allows users to look up green building policies by state or locality. The library provides .....»»

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Site design: Wellness extends beyond building walls

We’re talking about a lot more than green buildings these days. The environmental values in.....»»

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Goettsch Partners to design Shenzhen-based headquarters complex

The Chinese city of Shenzhen is often used as an example to illustrate the rapid transformation many Chinese cities have undergone in the past few decades. At one time a small fishing community of about 30,000 people, Shenzhen has beco.....»»

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Handheld weather device could help keep construction crews safer

When lightning is nearby, high up on a roof or a steel girder is one of the last places you would want to find yourself. With the unpredictability of weather and cell phone and .....»»

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A survey challenges the efficacy of decentralized nurses station design

When evidence-based design collides with conventional wisdom, th.....»»

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Harley Ellis Devereaux merges with Deems Lewis McKinley

Chicago-based architectural firm Harley Ellis Devereaux (HED) is joining forces with Deems Lewis McKinley (DLM), a 57-year-old architecture and engineering services firm headquartered in San Franicisco. The merger, whose terms were not disclosed, .....»»

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Piezoelectric hits the road

Recent efforts in piezoelectric research have focused on converting mass friction from roads and highways into an alternative energy source. In December 20.....»»

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How NYC is slashing 80% of greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

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Using the exterior walls of museums as a public gallery

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This reimagined Globe Theatre is made created primarily with shipping containers

Detroit is a city known for its industrial and manufacturing roots. It had been the beating heart of America’s auto industry and built.....»»

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Using "hidden data" to probe urban problems

Scott Bernstein owes his start as a game changer to a dog bite. Actually, quite a few dog bites. Not one of which was inflicted on his own person. The year was 1974. Bernstein, then a Research Associate at Nort.....»»

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