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The facility is the first century-old building in North America to obtain triple Platinum certification for excellence in environmental performance and digital connectivity.
Restoration experts with Western Specialty Contractors used a stippling method to match the bell tower's original terra cotta appearance.
ASHRAE has published a new guideline for increasing energy efficiency in historic buildings while minimizing the disturbance of the building’s historic character.
MIT research finds the reconstruction of this building during the late 19th century was so hindered by pollution that the British government convened scientific inquiries into the effects of the atmosphere on the new building.
What can be done to prevent or mitigate the destruction of culturally significant facilities from fire events?
A lighter footprint makes this approach an attractive one for controlling building systems in existing structures.
Lighting controls and advanced HVAC also gain ground at 2015 IECC final action hearings.