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Professional Development: The Benefits Of Integration

Contributor Mike DeNamur explains how the removal of crossed signals may ease communications problems.

BHMA issues revised standard for Interconnected

The Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association (BHMA) has announced the publication of ANSI/BHMA A156.12-2005 American National Standard for Interconnected. This publication is an update of...

Next week at AHR: Free sessions and demonstrations from LONMARK

LONMARK International will share its expertise on specifying, deploying, and maintaining open, interoperable solutions to attendees of AHR Expo taking place January...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: The Economic Benefits and Impacts of Masonry Ordinances on Communities

The following Research Summary is presented by the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan for the Brick Industry...

Green Solutions: Flooring Choices Fit The Bill

In looking for flooring products to meet both IAQ and maintenance needs, Kaiser Permanente's manager of strategic sourcing and technology oversaw pilot projects to help determine the best fit.

HVAC Trends: Rejuvenating HVAC

By integrating and updating existing HVAC systems, facility managers can realize energy savings and make better use of their facilities

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Protecting Stairwell Safety Without Sacrificing Security

This Web Exclusive was prepared by Shawn J. Mahoney, Marketing Product Manager, Ingersoll-Rand Security Technologies, Carmel, IN. High-rise commercial building fires are sparking rising concerns...

June 30, 2006: New York City safety deadline

The New York City Department of Buildings recently issued its Reference Standard RS 6-1 and RS 6-1A in relation to photoluminescent exit path markings....

UNICCO embraces green services

UNICCO Service Company announced an expansion to its UNICCO GreenClean program. Following a year of active new account startups and customer conversions to green...

Confined space guidelines in ANSI standard

Providing workplace safety guidelines to prevent confined space-related fatalities and injuries, the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) has made available the American National...

USGBC files for ANSI accreditation

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has filed an application with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to become an ANSI-accredited national standards developer...

Dec 12: Free workshop on Virtual Building and Collaborative Design & Construction

Next week at GSA Headquarters in Washington, DC, there will be a free one-day workshop which will bring together practitioners from around the country...

Dec 12: Free workshop on Virtual Building and Collaborative Design & Construction

Next week at GSA Headquarters in Washington, DC, there will be a free one-day workshop which will bring together practitioners from around the country...

NIST REPORT: Effective air barriers can reduce energy consumption by 40%

A study released last month by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), "Investigation of the Impact of Commercial Building Envelope Airtightness on...

FM Frequency: What It Really Means

Ever wonder what job placement ads are really saying when they describe a job? FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane cuts through the jargon and gets the real answers.

Green buildings better for learning?

Turner Construction Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Turner Corporation, has announced the findings of its survey of 665 building owners, developers, architects,...

Clearing up code confusion

Accessibility compliance may sound intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Knowing which codes and laws apply helps to avoid the headaches of...

Updated position on design of fire protection systems

Fire protection systems - including fire detection, alarm and suppression systems - play a significant role in safeguarding the health, safety, and...

From the residential world: built in less than an hour

On Saturday, November 19, Architect Dante Bini will attempt to build a four-ton, 600 square foot house through the use of robots alone. ...

New tool for safety management

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) has available for sale the newly approved American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z10 standard, which helps organizations...


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