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Feb 26, 2015, 08:58 ET

AZEK® Deck and AZEK® Trim Chosen # 1 in Brand Survey by Publisher of Builder & Developer Magazine

 AZEK Deck and AZEK Trim, manufactured by CPG Building Products, have been named the number one brand of decking and trim according to...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:53 ET

Joint Statement from Leo W. Gerard, International President, United Steelworkers (USW) and Sean McGarvey, President, North America's Building Trades Unions (NABTU)

 There has been much confusion concerning the United Steelworkers (USW) negotiations with the refinery industry regarding the scope of our...

Feb 25, 2015, 08:00 ET

New Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for LEED Green Building Program

 The U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC) LEED green building rating system has strong bipartisan support across the U.S., according to a new...

Feb 24, 2015, 14:00 ET
Firestone Building Products RubberGard(TM) EPDM SA with Secure Bond(TM) Technology is the first EPDM SA available on the market today, which is truly a game changer for the industry.

Firestone Building Products Launches Cutting-Edge Products Engineered to Stick: RubberGard™ EPDM SA and UltraPly™ TPO SA with Secure Bond™ Technology

 Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive "Roots to Rooftops" product portfolio,...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:58 ET

AZEK Building Products' Virtual Reality iPad App Adds Realistic 3D Deck and Rail Visualizer

AZEK Building Products has enhanced its industry-changing 3D iPad App with a realistic Deck & Rail design feature that allows a user to utilize...

Feb 24, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Red Shield™ Lumber To Be Featured In A Modular Home On DIY's Break Neck Builds TV

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that filming took place last week with DIY's Break Neck Builds TV...

Feb 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Estudo do USGBC estima que mais de 1,2 milhões de pessoas possuem a experiência de visitar um espaço de varejo Certificado LEED Retail todos os dias.

 O U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) anunciou hoje um novo relatório afirmando que o Brasil é o sexto pais do mundo com mais...

Feb 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products, Inc. Establishes Additional New York Stocking Dealer

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that family-owned, third generation Lumber and Building Materials Company, Ozone Park...

Feb 17, 2015, 08:35 ET

How to Make Your Next Air Barrier Prevent Building Mold and Moisture Failures

 After seeing numerous high-level examples of building failures due to air barrier defects, Florida-based Liberty Building Forensics...

Feb 17, 2015, 08:00 ET

NCI Building Systems Announces Fiscal Year 2015 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) announced today that it will release financial results for its fiscal year 2015 first quarter ended...

Feb 17, 2015, 03:00 ET
John Abbott Gilbane Building Company

John Abbott Joins Gilbane Building Company as Operations Manager in Orlando

Gilbane Building Company, a global leader in construction services announced that John Abbott has joined the Florida office as Operations Manager....

Feb 12, 2015, 12:28 ET
2018 and 2020 North Dayton by Foster Design Build - www.fosterdesignbuild.com

Desirable Dayton Street: the hot, hotter, hottest destination for new luxury homes

Dayton Street is doing blockbuster business. There are currently about fifteen projects going on right now, up and down its tree-lined blocks....

Feb 09, 2015, 14:52 ET

Gilbane Federal Wins $166 Million Design-Build Project at King Khalid Air Base in Saudi Arabia

 Gilbane Federal announced that the company has been awarded a $166 Million design-build construction project at King Khalid Air Base for the...

Feb 06, 2015, 09:44 ET
Kings Theatre

Gilbane Building Company Completes Restoration of Historic Kings Theatre

 Gilbane Building Company, a leading construction services firm, is pleased to announce the completion of the restoration and renovation of...

Feb 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

USGBC Releases the Top 10 States for LEED Green Building Per Capita in Nation

Today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released its annual list of the Top 10 States for LEED, the world's most widely used and...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:29 ET

Sherwood Lumber To Showcase Eco Red Shield™ At The NRLA Expo In Boston

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Sherwood Lumber, a national leader, innovator and solution provider to the...

Feb 03, 2015, 08:35 ET

Extech Promotes Vito Pela to Vice President

Vito Pela, a 20-year employee of Extech Building Materials has been promoted to Vice President of the company. He has been serving as the New York...

Feb 02, 2015, 16:15 ET

NCI Building Systems to Participate at the UBS 2015 Industrials One-on-One Conference

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) today announced that Norman Chambers, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate...

Feb 02, 2015, 06:00 ET

Legacy Building Solutions fortalece su presencia en Sudamérica

 Legacy Building Solutions (www.legacybuildingsolutions.com), diseñador, fabricante e instalador líder de edificios de membrana...

Jan 29, 2015, 13:00 ET

The City of Boston Selects Gilbane to Construct New Dearborn 6-12 STEM/Early College Academy in Roxbury

Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston have selected Gilbane Building Company to provide Construction Management at-Risk Services for...