EFI to Install 1,500 PV Systems with Enphase System for AST Groupe's Residential Project
AZoBuild.com - Building News, July 25, 2014
Enphase Energy, Inc. today announced that Energy France Installation (EFI), a solar installer based in the Rhone-Alps Region that specializes in photovoltaic installations for residential and small...
ENR Editor-in-Chief Janice Tuchman Wins Construction Industry Institute's 2014 Carroll H. Dunn Award of Excellence
McGraw-Hill Construction - Latest Headlines, July 23, 2014
McGraw-Hill Construction's ENR (http://enr.construction.com), the primary trusted source of news, analysis, commentary, and data for the construction industry, today announced that the publication's editor-in-chief, Janice Tuchman, has received the 2014 Carroll H. Dunn Award from the Construction In...
Building up bamboo
MIT News - Architecture, July 22, 2014
Bamboo construction has traditionally been rather straightforward: Entire stalks are used to create latticed edifices, or woven in strips to form wall-sized screens. The effect can be stunning, and also practical in parts of the world where bamboo thrives. But there are limitations to building with ...
Task Force to Clarify Reporting on Hazmats and Alternatives
Architectural Record - News, July 21, 2014
With support from the U.S. Green Building Council, four major green-manufacturing organizations are striving to simplify the process of assessing and reporting materials'' effects on human and environmental health.
Conference to explore new approaches to urban infrastructure
MIT News - Urban Studies and Planning, March 26, 2014
On April 10-11, the MIT Center for Advanced Urbanism (CAU) will bring together political leaders, infrastructural engineers, design professionals, and academics to explore how to shape sustainable infrastructural futures for cities around the world. Keynote speaker for the 2014 Scaling Infrastructur...
MHS Boilers are fighting fit
BSEE - Building Services and Environmental Engineer , January 07, 2014
Staff and visitors at the newly built Portway Lifestyle Centre in the West Midlands will benefit from a low carbon heating and hot water system from MHS Boilers, which is expected to contribute to a BREEAM ?Very Good? rating.
Affordable vs. attainable
Builder Online - Construction Trends, December 09, 2013
New Geography contributor Rich Murdocco takes on the questions of how to make housing affordable enough to offset local brain drain.
Damper actuators: Honeywell
Engineered Systems - Issues and Events, October 31, 2013
Honeywell has launched a universal replacement Low/Medium Torque Actuator for fire and smoke dampers. The updated, UL555 and UL555S compliant actuator is designed to simplify the replacement process by offering new time-saving installation features in addition to reducing the number of models distri...
No Texting While the Recipient Is Driving?
Government Technology - Transportation and Infrastructure, August 30, 2013