News - 25 Nov 2008
Each year, coal-burning power plants, steel factories and similar facilities in the United States produce more than 125 million tons of waste, much of it fly ash and bottom ash left over from...
News - 23 Nov 2007
First time homebuyers will see their upfront costs drop and all home buyers will, for the first time, receive A-G green ratings for their properties which will help cut fuel bills and carbon...
News - 9 Nov 2007
Don’t call it ‘green’ carpet, call it sustainable carpet. A new standard for assessing the environmental-friendliness of carpet was announced at the 2007 Greenbuild International...
News - 16 May 2006
Last year’s hurricane season left many houses and buildings in rubble and caused many more to be shut down from increased levels of mold growing inside. Unfortunately, even after extensive...
News - 21 Sep 2005
New BGS GeoSure datasets
Landmark will be replacing the British Geological Society (BGS) GeoHazard data with the new BGS GeoSure data. The new GeoSure datasets assess the potential for a hazard to...
Article - 6 May 2014
A new green rooftop was installed in 2014 on top of the Gordon Persons Building, a low rise building located in Montgomery, Alabama.
Article - 2 Jan 2013
Bricks are one of the oldest types of building materials and are inexpensive to manufacture, very durable, and require minimal maintenance.
Article - 11 May 2007
Seasoning is the process of drying timber to remove the bound moisture contained in walls of wood cells.
Article - 17 Oct 2003
This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for flat roofs and balconies, and pitched roofs with a fully supported continuous weatherproof membrane. Standard.