The new tax bill will have both positive and negative effects on the Construction industry. The obvious is the reduction of the corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%. The AIA claims to have influenced the negotiations around the bill
EA – Energy and Atmosphere EA 1: Optimize Energy Performance – Maximum 19 Points The project can be awarded up to 19 points for total energy savings, determined by whole building energy modeling according to ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004, Appendix G.
In 2007, the National Association of Homebuilders and the International Code Council partnered to establish the ICC 700 National Green Building Standard. Certified by the American National Standards Institute, this comprehensive green building program covers single-family homes, multifamily homes, residential
Structural Insulated Panels Course for Contractors, Developers, Builders, Architects and other construction professionals, a useful tool for starting to build SIP Projects. To get a jump on the competition, start with the (former AIA-accredited) structural insulated panels course "The
Robert L. ("Ben") Brungraber, Ph.D., P.E. The recent spate of hurricanes coursing across Florida and other long-suffering states and islands, has – once again - heightened public interest in various structural systems, particularly in regard to storm loading resistance. This
SIP Supply’s Greenix Panels structural insulated panels specified for flagship LEED Platinum health center, first in state. Heartland Health Centers (HHC) recently received two grants in recognition of the energy saving measures being implemented at the new 1300 W. Devon