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May 20, 2015, 11:23 ET
From left to right: Bill Browning, founding partner, Terrapin Bright Green, LLC; Ryan Mai, vice president, UTC Building & Industrial Systems, Hong Kong; Wong Kam Sing, JP, secretary for the environment, Environment Bureau; Conrad Wong, chairman, Hong Kong Green Building Council; John Mandyck, chief sustainability officer, UTC Building & Industrial Systems; and Rick Fedrizzi, CEO, U.S. Green Building Council.

The Future of Green Building in Hong Kong

 The future is green for Hong Kong, as sustainability initiatives advance for the region's growing urban population. For the first time, the...

May 20, 2015, 09:00 ET
Royal(R) Building Products Reveals 2015 Home Exterior Style Trends

Royal® Building Products Reveals 2015 Home Exterior Style Trends

Annual style guide reflects up-and-coming trends in home design, features foolproof color palette making exterior style more accessible for...

May 19, 2015, 15:39 ET

Canada AM Morning Show Features New AZEK Deck Renovation with Deck Expert from Danforth Lumber of Toronto

 As cameras rolled, a new AZEK Deck was constructed on the set of Canada AM, a lifestyle morning show on CTV in Canada, with expert commentary...

May 19, 2015, 09:39 ET

AZEK Trim's Quick-Corner® Speeds Installation and Adds Classic Beauty to Any Home Exterior

AZEK Trim, manufactured by CPG Building Products, introduces AZEK Quick-Corner®, an easy solution for corners that can save more time than...

May 19, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products Defensive Partners Continue To Define Better Home Building Along The Jersey Shore

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Charlie Farkouh with Home and Land Development, Robert W. Adler & Associates...

May 14, 2015, 16:15 ET

NCI Building Systems Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Second 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 second quarter ended...

May 12, 2015, 11:42 ET

Eco Building Products Is Now Positioned To Serve Even More Of The Building Industry

Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that its Board of Directors has agreed to move forward with a plan to become a Coating...

May 12, 2015, 10:30 ET

Innovative Composite Structural Insulated Sheathing

Composite Panel Building Systems (CPBS) announces the launch of a new, eco-friendly, fully composite sheathing for new construction and retrofitted...

May 08, 2015, 08:00 ET

Sunroc Building Materials Appoints Matthew McDonald as Vice President

 Sunroc Building Materials announced today the appointment of Matthew S. McDonald, 39, as vice president. In this role, McDonald will oversee...

May 08, 2015, 08:00 ET

Sunroc Building Materials Hires Greg Templeman as a Vice President

 Sunroc Building Materials announced today that Greg Templeman, 40, has been hired as a vice president, completing a leadership expansion...

May 06, 2015, 13:27 ET
Gilbane Building Company, Lend Lease and Skanska, have joined forces on the Duke University Campus as industry leaders to bring awareness to the importance of safety on the jobsite and in the workplace for Safety Week.

Gilbane Building Company, Lend Lease and Skanska Partner to Celebrate Safety Week 2015 at Duke Projects

 Gilbane Building Company, Lend Lease and Skanska, have joined forces on the Duke University Campus as industry leaders to bring awareness to...

May 06, 2015, 08:30 ET

"The Iceman Cometh": The Secret to Avoiding Cold Weather Building Failures

 The 1940's play "The Iceman Cometh" examines the dangers of an illusory life. Fortunately, when it comes to building science,...

May 05, 2015, 14:53 ET

Legacy Building Solutions expondrá con socios de la industria minera en Exponor 2015

 Legacy Building Solutions, Diplas e Intertape Polymer Group, proveedores asociados de soluciones industriales para edificios para...

May 01, 2015, 16:57 ET

U.S. House Overwhelmingly Rejects Attack on Davis-Bacon Act

 The following statement was released today by North America's Building Trades Unions, in reaction to the defeat of an amendment to H.R.2029 -...

May 01, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products Board Of Directors And Funders Gathered This Week In New York

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Eco Building Products, Inc. Board of Directors and Funders held discussions...

Apr 28, 2015, 07:00 ET

Eco Building Products Affiliates In Connecticut And Texas Are Loading Up With Recent Chemical Orders

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that Interstate + Lakeland Lumber in Connecticut, and Guthrie Lumber &...

Apr 27, 2015, 09:46 ET

AZEK Trim's Ready Rake® Eliminates the Need to Laminate on the Jobsite, Saving Time and Labor

 AZEK Trim, manufactured by CPG Building Products, introduces AZEK Ready Rake®, a one-piece extruded profile offering a finished look that...

Apr 22, 2015, 07:00 ET

Another Mold Protected Eco Red Shield™ House Goes Vertical With Home And Land Development

 Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) is pleased to announce that Charlie Farkouh with Home and Land Development is now behind this...

Apr 20, 2015, 09:03 ET
On Earth Day, UTC Building & Industrial Systems is proud to highlight some of its key accomplishments in sustainability over the past year.

UTC Building & Industrial Systems Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Earth Day

 On Earth Day's 45th anniversary, UTC Building & Industrial Systems is proud to recognize 45 of its top sustainability accomplishments in...

Apr 20, 2015, 07:17 ET
One key advantage of a Legacy fabric structure is that the translucent fabric allows light to enter the building through the roof, saving energy costs by eliminating the need for artificial lighting during daylight hours.

Lee County Composting Facility Expansion Includes New Fabric Structures From Legacy Building Solutions

The Lee County Composting Facility (LCCF) in Felda, Florida, has constructed three new tension fabric buildings as part of an expansion project...