Construction & Retrofits Archives
Dow Corning upgrades its old laboratory facility to a new “people hub.”
Jim Elledge scrutinizes the essential performance differences of these two materials. Former Tricks Columnist Elledge, facility/office services manager for Dallas, TX-based Summit Alliance Companies, is the recipient of the Distinguished Author Award from the International Facility Management Association (IFMA), is an IFMA Fellow, and is a member of TFM’s Editorial Advisory Board.
Guest Columnist Teresa L. Jakubowski explains how new standards of Titles II and III of the ADA can be decoded.
Guest Columnist Bill Garland recommends facility managers look beyond face value when partnering with outside firms.
From 2005 to 2010, numbers are up 10% for design-build project delivery, an integrated approach that delivers design and construction services under one contract with a single point of responsibility.
An Acton, CA property owner is in court this week to defend his 20,000 square foot home improvement project.
The BIM objects for the company’s FlowGuard Gold and Corzan pipe and fittings have been adapted for download through the Autodesk Seek search engine.
Guest Columnist Paul Liesman provides the first part of a two part series on building commissioning.
On the heels of its highest mark since 2007, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) jumped more than two points in December.
Richard P. Weiland of ICC stresses the importance of enforceable building codes in light of the one year anniversary of Haiti’s devastating earthquake.