Article - 21 Jun 2004
The history of the use of fire retardants for wooden structures in the US, and the involvement of ASTM Committee D07 in the development of test methods are summarised. Topic.
News - 28 Feb 2008
Anti-social behaviour and reports of a breakdown in community relations may often grab the headlines, but recent research by Bryant Homes suggests that Brits really do still love their...
News - 15 Aug 2007
There’s nothing worse than being confronted with a dirty loo when you’re in urgent need of the conveniences. But visiting a bathroom away from home needn’t be a traumatic experience.
Article - 3 Jul 2003
Presents a suite of key performance indicators (KPIs) developed specifically for the Mechanical and Electrical contracting industry, which is fully complementary to the Construction Industry KPIs...
News - 26 Aug 2010
Market Publishers Ltd informs that new in-demand market reports on Construction are available in its catalogue.
Electricity Generation Plant Construction in Austria: Market Snapshot to 2014. This...
News - 24 Jul 2005
June 2005 saw the launch of the fifth set of BSRIA’s KPIs for M&E contractors.
The latest collection shows encouraging signs that overall, industry is improving. Many people will have...
News - 31 Jan 2008
The English House Condition Survey (EHCS) is a long standing survey (run since 1967) that monitors the changing condition and energy efficiency of housing in England. The 2006 English House Condition...
News - 3 Aug 2010
On July 30, the Connecticut Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced that a new study of the risks to children and adults playing on synthetic turf fields containing crumb rubber infill shows...
News - 28 Mar 2008
Today's news headlines are rife with warnings of environmental meltdown, spelling out the dire consequences of failing to reduce, if not reverse, the carbon footprint of our daily lives.
News - 30 Apr 2010
There was a time when the term 'LEED' - short for 'Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design' - was reserved almost solely for construction-related manuals and trade publications....