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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...

Jan 27, 2015, 13:37 ET

Study Finds Global Opportunities for Greater Elevator Efficiency

More energy-efficient elevators can significantly reduce the costs of operating a building, but the information needed to help building owners...

Jan 26, 2015, 08:30 ET
Build-A-Bear Workshop(R) and Make-A-Wish(R) are teaming up for the second year in a row in the U.S. and for the first time internationally with their joint "Share Your Heart" donation campaign. Huggable Hearts Puppy and Huggable Hearts Kitty are two furry friends available this Valentine's season in Build-A-Bear Workshop stores and online, where guests in the U.S. can make a donation of $1.00 or more at checkout to help Make-A-Wish grant life-changing wishes for children with life-threatening medical...

Build-A-Bear Workshop® Aligns with Make-A-Wish® to "Share Your Heart" for Valentine's Day

For the second year in a row in the U.S., and for the first time internationally, Build-A-Bear Workshop® (NYSE: BBW) will commemorate...

Jan 20, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Gilbane's Winter Construction Economics Report Finds Multi-Sector Gains in 2015 Construction Growth & Profits

Leading global construction and facilities-related services firm Gilbane Building Company today announced the findings from its in-house quarterly...

Jan 20, 2015, 08:35 ET

ACAC Benefits from Liberty Building Forensics Group Expert Sean Fitzgerald's Extensive Hotel Remediation Experience

 Liberty Building Forensics Group® (Liberty) is pleased to announce that Senior PM Sean Fitzgerald has been accepted as a certifications...

Jan 19, 2015, 08:50 ET

AZEK Deck's New Vintage Collection Poised to Reinvent PVC Decking

AZEK Building Products, a leader and pioneer in cellular PVC exterior products including AZEK Deck, is upping the ante in the decking industry with...

Jan 16, 2015, 11:21 ET

NCI Building Systems Completes Acquisition of CENTRIA

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS), one of North America's largest integrated manufacturers of metal products for the nonresidential...

Jan 15, 2015, 10:56 ET

InsideIQ Member Completes BAS Integration for the 'World's Most Sustainable Office Building'

The most sustainable office building in the world features a building automation system (BAS) installed by a member of the InsideIQ Building...

Jan 15, 2015, 07:10 ET
Mike Capes, Spokesperson of The Great Fort Building Competition, announces the 2015 US National Tour. "Yes, you read correctly. This is a thing. It finally exists, for adults. The G.F.B.C. is everything you ever wanted, but with food, music and booze. The feeling you are having is your inner child jumping up and down in excitement," said Mike Capes. The live event is currently listed on KickStarter through Wednesday, February 18th, 2015. For more information visit Fort Building Competition dot com.

The Great Fort Building Competition 2015 Tour Announced and They Mean Business.

 The Great Fort Building Competition and party has announced a National US tour for 2015. "Yes, you read correctly. This is a thing. It finally...

Jan 13, 2015, 17:49 ET

Taiga Announces Senior Management Succession Plans

BURNABY, BC, Jan. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Taiga Building Products Ltd. ("Taiga" or the "Company") (TSX:TBL) announced today that its Board of Directors...

Jan 12, 2015, 08:40 ET

Building Systems Design, Inc. Introduces Unique Online Text Updating For Construction Specifications

 Building Systems Design, Inc. (BSD) today announced revolutionary changes in the updating features of its BSD SpecLink-E software for...

Jan 09, 2015, 15:46 ET

Bi-Partisan Majority in U.S. House of Representatives Says "Yes" to Building Keystone XL Pipeline

 The following statement was released today by Sean McGarvey, President of North America's Building Trades Unions, upon passage by the U.S....

Jan 09, 2015, 13:06 ET

NCI Building Systems, Inc. Announces Pricing of $250 Million Senior Notes Offering

NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) ("NCI" or the "Company") today announced the pricing of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 8.250%...

Jan 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Glickman Design Remodel Build featured in Bethesda Magazine

It was clear to Russell Glickman from the beginning that his son, Michael, 26, was going to be the master of his own fate despite facing tremendous...

Jan 06, 2015, 07:00 ET

NCI Building Systems, Inc. Announces Launch of Senior Notes Offering

 NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS) ("NCI" or the "Company") today announced its intention to commence a private offering of $250 million...

Jan 02, 2015, 09:10 ET

Settlements Affect Owners of Property With Timberline® Roofing Shingles Made Between 1998 and 2009

 Building Materials Corporation of America, also known as GAF ("BMCA"), and the law firms of Speights & Runyan, Pope and Hudgens, P.A.,...

Dec 23, 2014, 08:35 ET

Still Making a Difference in MD: KBE Building Corp. Donates Thousands of Dollars, Volunteer Hours in 2014

Residents of various parts of Maryland received meals, gifts, and a step up to home ownership thanks to donations and volunteer time contributed by...

Dec 22, 2014, 12:53 ET

InsideIQ Leader Addresses Cybersecurity for Intelligent Buildings

 Fred Gordy, operational technology manager, McKenney's Inc., and chairman of the InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance Cybersecurity Committee...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:45 ET

Still Making a Difference: KBE Building Corp. Donates $134K, Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours in 2014

 Residents of various parts of Connecticut received meals, gifts, scholarships, and more, thanks to donations and volunteer time contributed by...

Dec 19, 2014, 04:00 ET

Building Design's 2015 World Architecture 100 Revealed Today

Building Design's highly anticipated World Architecture 100 global rankings of architectural firms has been released today, encompassing data from...