News - 22 Sep 2005
Cheryl Burt had the choice of buying a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm or the toy truck her son Zachary had wanted for his birthday. Nearly 10 years later, she still has the truck, but she lost her son --...
News - 21 Sep 2005
Expected changes to fire legislation will require those responsible for premises used by the public to take action to prevent fires, and protect against death and injury should a fire occur.
News - 5 Sep 2005
Economists for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) today released the following report on how the destruction spawned by Hurricane Katrina could affect the price and supply of building...
News - 23 Aug 2005
MasterCraft Builders, the leading homebuilder in the Kenosha-Racine area, will be unveiling a newly constructed model, The Savannah, located at 5416 31st St., during the 2005 Racine-Kenosha Builders...
News - 26 Jul 2005
Manitoba Hydro has unveiled the final design for the corporation’s new, $188 million world-class energy efficient headquarters to meet Hydro’s current and future business needs while...
News - 14 Jul 2005
An Alcoa-sponsored analysis of green roof applications worldwide conducted by an interdisciplinary team from the University of Michigan concluded these roofs can minimize runoff and associated...
News - 10 May 2005
Decisions made at the design stage are important when it comes to health and safety compliance, environmental performance and obtaining planning permissions. Below are some examples on how BSRIA can...
News - 3 May 2005
The Scottish construction and demolition industries produce waste at expensive and unsustainable levels that impact directly on bottom-line profits.
Achieving best practice in minimising...
News - 29 Apr 2005
Several London-based developers, planners, housing associations and designers recently gave the thumbs up to a new Toolkit that aims to help them embrace energy efficiency and renewable energy...
News - 31 Mar 2005
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced today
the eight recipients of the 2005 Housing Committee Awards. The
AIAs Housing Awards Program, now in its fifth year,...