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Maintain the aesthetic impact of these monumental spaces while fostering easy conversation and control over cacophony.


Maintain the aesthetic impact of these monumental spaces while fostering easy conversation and control over cacophony.

Acoustical Design For Atriums

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Students Benefit From One Of World’s Only Living Buildings

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A net zero energy, net zero water, and carbon neutral education center that meets the Living Building Challenge™ has been built on the banks of the Potomac River in Maryland.



NIBS Developing New Building Information Modeling Guideline

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The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) is kicking off development of a new guideline to help building owners, their design teams, and facility managers use building information modeling (BIM) during the building design, construction, and operations process.



Facility Executive | September/October 2015 Issue

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This issue takes a comprehensive look at sustainable facilities, including green cleaning, water management, LEED certification, and energy efficiency. Plus, wireless technology and security.