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November Is Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Month

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Emphasizing how essential America’s critical infrastructure is to national security and economic growth, President Barack Obama has proclaimed November to be Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month.

CEOs To Promote Resilient Planning And Building Materials

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In conjunction with Building Safety Month, chief executive officers (CEOs) of almost two-dozen leading design and construction industry associations issued a joint statement on resilience.

President’s Budget Includes Major Investments In The Nation’s Public Buildings

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These are all critical investments in infrastructure that will create significant savings by preventing costly emergency repairs in the future and maintaining America’s public buildings.

ASCE Report Card Gives America’s Infrastructure D+

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Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) releases a Report Card for America’s Infrastructure. This year, there is little to celebrate once again, as the overall grade rises from D (in 2009) to D+ (in 2013).

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Financial Institution Builds A Future Ready And High-Tech Green Building

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A large financial institution in a green, 10-story office building used high-performance cabling made from alternative materials to reduce impact on environment; advanced network infrastructure also increased performance and flexibility.