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Nov 25, 2014, 13:32 ET

Continental Building Products Mourns the Sudden Loss of Isaac Preston, President and Chief Executive Officer

Continental Building Products, Inc. (NYSE: CBPX) (the "Company") today announced that Isaac Preston, President and Chief Executive Officer, passed...

Nov 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

A Third-Party Marketing Effort Supportive Of Eco's Defensive Movement Targets The Jersey Shore Rebuild

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that the weather has taken its inevitable turn toward the cold and wet making unprotected...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Building Products Is On The Move With Eco Certified Builders Increasing And Reodering

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that F1 Construction, Inc. based out of Queens, New York has placed their second Eco...

Nov 20, 2014, 12:14 ET

PRES Energy Partners with Pritchett Controls & InsideIQ for Energy Management System Solutions

 PRES Energy, a national real estate services company, has partnered with InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance member Pritchett Controls for...

Nov 19, 2014, 14:30 ET
Present for the SBA's 2014 Emerging Leaders ceremony were, from left to right; Antonio Doss, SBA District Director, Washington Metro Area District Office; Tameka Montgomery, SBA Associate Administrator for Entrepreneurial Development; Natalia Olson-Urtecho, SBA Regional Administrator, Region III; Chris Bloyer, Recurrent COO; Tim Kerin, 2014 SBA Emerging Leaders Program Instructor; Maria Contreras Sweet - Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration

RECURRENT COO Chris Bloyer is Among Graduates of SBA's 2014 Emerging Leaders Program

Maria Contreras Sweet, Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was present to honor graduates of the administration's 2014...

Nov 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Red Shield™ Protected Lumber Selected By High-End Developer, Flying Point Development, Inc.

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Flying Point Development Inc. has ordered their first Eco Red Shield Protected...

Nov 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. Fire Technology Showcased On NBC News

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that with the sale of Christmas Trees about to go into full swing, the Company took...

Nov 17, 2014, 12:56 ET

Build-A-Bear Workshop Celebrates The Holidays By Transforming Into Santa's Workshop With Eight Merry Reindeer And Holiday App

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW) announced today that it has transformed its stores into Santa's Workshops to provide toys for all the...

Nov 14, 2014, 15:54 ET
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Go Build Alabama Honored At National Workforce Development Conference

Go Build Alabama, an initiative of the Alabama Construction Recruitment Institute (ACRI), was recognized during the 2014 Construction Users...

Nov 13, 2014, 12:13 ET

North America's Building Trades Unions to U.S. Congress: Approve the Keystone Pipeline

North America's Building Trades Unions today called upon the United States Congress to take immediate action to approve the Keystone XL...

Nov 12, 2014, 14:50 ET
Setting the stage for tomorrow at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

Reagan Building's John P. Drew and Andrew Gelfuso Named as Trustees of the Federal City Council

 Today, The Federal City Council announced the appointment of two new trustees, John P. Drew, President & CEO of Trade Center Management...

Nov 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

Hamptons (NY) Builder Orders Eco Red Shield™ Lumber As Defensive Building Movement Grows East

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that JP Spano Building Corporation has ordered their first Eco Red Shield Protected...

Nov 12, 2014, 07:00 ET

NCI Building Systems Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) announced today that it will release financial results for its 2014 fourth quarter and fiscal year...

Nov 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

NCI Building Systems Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire CENTRIA

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS), a leading manufacturer of metal products for the nonresidential building industry, announced...

Nov 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Eco Building Products' Defensive Partner Program Certifies Another New Jersey Builder

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that New Jersey builder, Home and Land Development Corporation, has completed the...

Nov 05, 2014, 07:56 ET

Composite Panel Building Systems Introduces Composite Structural Insulated Panels

 Composite Panel Building Systems (CPBS) introduces a fully composite structural insulated panel (C-SIP) designed to deliver superior...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:33 ET

Maritime Museum in Halifax, Nova Scotia Expands Outdoor Entertaining and Harbor Views with New AZEK Paver Rooftop Patio

The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic in Halifax, Nova Scotia, has added an entirely new dimension to entertaining by transforming its unused flat...

Nov 03, 2014, 20:31 ET

Sustainable Building Advisor Program Awards CEU Credits to Green Building Professionals by Offering New On-Demand Webinar Series

Busy green building professionals who wish to stay current and competitive can now earn continuing education units (CEUs) through a self-paced,...

Nov 03, 2014, 13:44 ET
Build-A-Bear Workshop's Elsa Bear, Anna Bear and Olaf from Disney's FROZEN 2014 (C)Build-A-Bear Workshop (C)Disney

Build-A-Bear Workshop Creates Warm Hugs And Magical Memories For The Holiday Season With New Disney Frozen Collection

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE: BBW) announced today the addition of a Disney Frozen collection to its holiday season lineup. Build-A-Bear...

Oct 30, 2014, 08:30 ET

Is Big Data in Construction a Big Problem or Big Opportunity?

 Massive construction projects often create major building forensic issues, requiring big data collection that quickly becomes a liability if...