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Oct 02, 2015, 17:20 ET

North America's Building Trades Unions Applaud Secretary Hillary Clinton's Leadership on Health Care Excise Tax Repeal

North America's Building Trades Unions released the following statement in response to Secretary Hillary Clinton's position on the health care...

Oct 01, 2015, 15:13 ET

Hanson Building Products purchases Cretex Concrete Products

Hanson Building Products (HBP), a leading multinational manufacturer of a diversified range of concrete and clay building products in the United...

Oct 01, 2015, 07:27 ET

Building Energy Inc. Launches New Partner Program in the U.S. to Meet Growing Demand for its Better Buildings Marketplace

 Building Energy Inc., creator of the Better Buildings Marketplace™, announces the launch of its Accelerator Partner Program™ for...

Sep 29, 2015, 15:54 ET
Rendering of Young Library Project

Gilbane Building Company Awarded Construction of City of Houston, Young Neighborhood Library Project

 Gilbane Building Company, a global leader in construction services, has been selected by the City of Houston to build a new library in the...

Sep 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
Site plan for the new Brumby Elementary School project for Cobb County School District.

Gilbane Building Company Awarded Brumby Elementary School Project in Cobb County

 Gilbane Building Company, a leader in construction services, is serving as the construction manager for Cobb County School District, the 2nd...

Sep 25, 2015, 08:35 ET

Military Housing Washes Out on New Air Barrier Standards

 It remains to be seen whether new building code requirements that contain stricter air tightness standards based on energy efficiency...

Sep 24, 2015, 09:36 ET

AZEK Deck's Hazelwood® Named a "Top 100 Product of 2015" by Professional Builder Magazine

 AZEK Building Products today announced that Hazelwood, an AZEK Deck Arbor Collection color, was named a "Top 100 Product of 2015" by...

Sep 24, 2015, 08:45 ET

North America's Building Trades Unions Statement on the KXL Pipeline

 With this week's public announcement by Secretary Clinton, all Democratic candidates for President have now stated their opposition to the...

Sep 23, 2015, 13:59 ET
Rendering of new Katy High School

Gilbane Building Company Awarded Construction of Katy ISD High School #8

 Gilbane Building Company, a global leader in construction services, has been selected by the Katy Independent School District to build a new...

Sep 23, 2015, 12:14 ET

Detroit Opera House Selects AZEK Pavers to Bring Scenic City Views to "Sky Deck"

 The Detroit Opera House has selected AZEK Pavers to transform its "Sky Deck," with spectacular views of the city, into an outdoor...

Sep 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

Team Building with Taste™ Expands to Dallas

Forget obstacle courses, mini-golf and painting exercises. Corporate teams in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex can now convene to build essential...

Sep 22, 2015, 12:35 ET

Legacy Building Solutions hará una exhibición de estructuras de membranas textiles tensadas en PERUMIN 32

Legacy Building Solutions exhibirá estructuras de membranas textiles tensadas para la industria minera en Perumin 32, en Arequipa, a...

Sep 22, 2015, 08:30 ET

Building Systems Design, Inc. Releases Cloud Version of BIM Linking Product

Building Systems Design, Inc. (BSD) today announced the release of the latest version of BSD LinkMan-E, a BIM linking product that has now been...

Sep 18, 2015, 16:23 ET
Building for the Future: Gilbane's Economic Outlook Report

Gilbane's Summer Construction Economics Report Finds Spending on Nonresidential Buildings on Pace to Grow 20 Percent-plus by End of 2015

 Leading global construction and facilities-related services firm Gilbane Building Company recently announced the findings from its...

Sep 16, 2015, 05:15 ET
Green Construction Supports More than 2 Million U.S. Jobs, USGBC Study Finds

New Study Finds Green Construction is Major U.S. Economic Driver

 The green building sector is outpacing overall construction growth in the U.S. and will account for more than 2.3 million American jobs this...

Sep 15, 2015, 09:08 ET
Rendering of Cherry Street Lofts Bridgeport Courtesy of Crosskey Architects

Gilbane Building Company Breaks Ground on Cherry Street Lofts

On September 8, Gilbane Building Company celebrated the breaking of ground for Phase 1 of the Cherry Street Lofts project with developers, Corvus...

Sep 15, 2015, 08:00 ET
Building Homes for Heroes Logo

2nd Annual Building Homes for Heroes® Central Florida Golf Classic Takes Place Sept. 25

Building Homes for Heroes® is excited to announce the return of its Central Florida Golf Classic on Friday, Sept. 25, at Reunion Resort, 7593...

Sep 14, 2015, 13:29 ET
Legacy Building Solutions engineered this fabric structure for Plum Energy services to process liquefied natural gas in Tioga, North Dakota.

Legacy Building Solutions to Exhibit Fabric Structures at Oil Sands Trade Show

 Legacy Building Solutions of Canada will be showcasing custom tension fabric structures for the oil sands, heavy oil and conventional oil...

Sep 11, 2015, 07:27 ET
Building Energy Marketplace

Building Energy Inc. in $20 Million Project Funding Deal with Allumia

 Building Energy Inc., creator of the Building Energy Marketplace™, and Allumia, a leader in lighting-as-a-service financing, today...

Sep 09, 2015, 16:15 ET

NCI Building Systems to Participate at the Credit Suisse 6th Annual Small & Mid Cap Conference

NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) today announced it will present at the Credit Suisse 6th Annual Small & Mid Cap Conference on September...