New Facilities Construction Articles
Planning a new non-residential building project is a lengthy process that should involve the strategic facility manager from the earliest stages. These articles examine noteworthy new buildings around the country.
WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Risky BusinessMay 20th, 2009
The backlash proved too much to go ahead with opening this
Renewable Energy Goal ReachedMay 4th, 2009
Dow Chemical, DuPont, Georgia-Pacific, IBM, Interface Inc., and Pitney Bowes Inc. are among the group of corporate energy buyers that reached a collective goal of purchasing 1,000 megawatts of power generated from renewable energy
Campbell Soup Building Topped OffApril 27th, 2009
The company marked the completion of the steelwork phase of an expansion of its world headquarters facility last
Infrastructure Spending Fast Forwards in MissouriFebruary 27th, 2009
The first infrastructure project to move forward under the new federal economic stimulus package was announced earlier this week on
First Higher Ed Contract Under Clinton Climate Initiative SignedFebruary 2nd, 2009
Lee College has entered into an energy savings performance contract with Johnson Controls, Inc. to perform energy retrofits on its campus in Baytown, TX.
Federal Agency Issues Agenda On Net-Zero Energy BuildingsOctober 28th, 2008
The report, "Federal R&D Agenda for Net-Zero Energy, High-Performance Green Buildings," was produced by the National Science and Technology Council’s Buildings Technology Research and Development
New Building Code Revisions Adopted By ICCOctober 6th, 2008
The International Code Council (ICC) has approved 23 building and fire code changes based on recommendations from the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) investigation of the collapse of the World Trade Center (WTC) on