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With the facility’s aging boiler failing, Saucon Valley Country Club saw an opportunity to improve facility comfort, improve access to hot water, and reduce energy bills.

Country Club Gets Guest House In Order With High Efficiency Boilers

Country Club Gets Guest House In Order With High Efficiency Boilers

With the facility’s aging boiler failing, Saucon Valley Country Club saw an opportunity to improve facility comfort, improve access to hot water, and reduce energy bills.

Pella Adds To Acquisitions With Duratherm Windows

The Iowa based company has acquired this Maine based manufacturer and designer of customizable hardwood windows and doors.

Communication Tower Lighting Impacts Bird Collisions

To date, operators of more than 750 tall towers throughout the U.S. have updated lighting systems under new guidelines put in place by FAA and FCC.

Bugo Bed Bug Detection

The Bugo Tape is a method of detecting bed bugs and preventing them from spreading. bed bug detection and protection.

SL2 High Bay From Emium Lighting

The industrial-grade high bay luminaire merges best in class design, performance, and value.

FM Alert: BOMA 360 Program Continues Global Expansion

The program evaluates commercial properties for building operations and management; life safety/security/risk management; training and education; energy; environment/sustainability; and tenant relations/community involvement.

Marine Corps Plans First Net Zero Energy Military Base

The energy efficiency and renewable generation project builds on existing efforts to increase sustainability and energy security for the Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany, GA.

Duro-Last Roofing Reaches Platinum For NSF/ANSI 347

Certified by UL, the Sustainability Assessment for Single Ply Roofing Membranes standard applies to the company's white, tan, gray and dark gray single ply membranes, and 50 mil terra cotta membranes.

Solarban 70XL Glass Marks 10 Year Anniversary

Developed by Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG), this high-performance, triple-silver-coated, solar control low-e glass was introduced in 2006.

STABIL Grippers Non-Slip Footwear

STABIL Grippers are non-slip footwear products that enhance traction in slick or wet environments.

Calpipe Security Bollards Protect Times Square

Over 200 stainless bollards installed to secure New York City's Times Square, one of the most popular pedestrian areas on the planet.

Webinar: Insights Into Sustainability For Your Next Roofing Project

View this free video webinar and find out the industry's most common non residential roofing standards and labels, their differences, and how they're used.

Question Of The Week: Connecting Building Tech And Software Tech

For software to thrive, data and systems need to be easily accessible. In industries other than the buildings industry, that's happened through open standards.

Trex Transcend Composite Decking

Transcend Composite Decking is a premium system with a deep wood-grain pattern and luxury colors.

Chicago Riverwalk Expansion Complete With New Amenities

Sasaki and Ross Barney Architects created new connections to enrich this outdoor facility and diversify activities along the Chicago River with the addition of six "rooms."

Tandem® Electronic Hybrid And Double Jumbo Roll Tissue Systems

Cascades Pro™ has introduced two new Cascades Pro Tandem™ dispensing systems: Cascades Pro Tandem Electronic Hybrid and Double Jumbo Roll Tissue (JRT) dispensers.

Friday Funny: Surviving A Zombie Apocalypse

The odds for survival are best for Boston residents. New Yorkers? Not so much. Plus a Halloween Bonus: Haunted houses for sale!

AccuMax 4P Chemical Dispenser

The AccuMax 4P is an all-in one chemical dispenser with dilution control technology.

Detroit Lions Choose Tremco For Roofing Maintenance

This follows the 2016 restoration of the 340,000 square foot domed roof atop the team's Ford Field for which Tremco provided product and services.

MechoSystems’ Shadecloth Families Earn Sustainable Status

Eight shadecloth families have earned sustainable status from Cradle to Cradle (C2C) Material Health Certificates, Health Product Declarations®(HPD), and Declare Labels™.

Green Offices Improve Productivity

Keeping staff healthy and happy improves productivity and boosts businesses’ bottom line, according to the World Green Building Council.

5 Ways Window Film Can Protect Your Facilities

Beyond energy efficiency benefits, window film adds a level of safety for facilities as well.

Delta-Q IC Series Battery Chargers

The IC Series is a line of battery chargers for use in electric vehicles and industrial equipment.

EPA Urged To Level Energy Efficiency Playing Field

More than 50 groups join with ACEEE to ask that the EPA treat energy efficiency as equal to renewable energy in the Clean Energy Incentive Program.

2016 Energy Efficiency Standard Published

A newly published energy efficiency standard from ASHRAE and IES offers energy savings measures resulting from industry input.

Citi Facility In Hong Kong On Track For WELL Certification

Having achieved precertification toward the WELL Building Standard marks a milestone for the global bank as it hones its focus on workplace wellness.

Staples Easy System Gets “Smarter”

The next phase of this office supply reordering system integrates IBM Watson technology.

Quickie Manufacturing Corp. Cleaning Tools

Quickie Commercial Products are cleaning tools made specifically for the professional and commercial user.

Streamlined Meeting Management

Booking meeting space just got easier, thanks to collaboration between NFS Technology Group, providers of Rendezvous room booking software, and Crestron®.

ePIPE Restoration Project Swiftly Reduces Lead Levels

Testing showed lead leaching in the tap water was significantly reduced after this epoxy coating was applied to lead pipes in a recent residential project.

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