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March 20, 2016

ASHRAE funds 24 undergraduate projects

This year, 24 schools from around the world were awarded grants. The grants, totaling some $110,000, are awarded by ASHRAE to colleges and universities worldwide to […]
March 20, 2016

Spring into the new timeline for snow and ice management

To determine the best time to start the snow removal planning for the 2016-2017 season, the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) has released its new […]
February 28, 2016

Obama establishes a federal earthquake risk management standard

An executive order has been signed that requires federal agencies responsible for the design and construction of new buildings, or alterations to existing buildings, ensures that […]
February 28, 2016

U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency gives IBM for highest level cloud services

IBM has announced that the U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has authorized the company to deliver IBM Cloud services at the highest security levels – […]
February 28, 2016

Haikou Eco-Smart City design by HOK plans healthy lifestyle

New renderings have been released of Haikou Eco-Smart City, a comprehensive high-tech development designed by HOK in the Chengmai town center, on the north side of China’s Hainan […]
February 25, 2016

Stantec to acquire VOA, a 280-person architecture firm

Global design firm Stantec has signed a letter of intent to acquire VOA Associates Incorporated (VOA), a 280-person Chicago-based architecture and planning firm. VOA is recognized […]
February 24, 2016

Sulphur Springs P.O. rehab receives 2016 honor award

Preservation Texas, Inc. has announced that the rehabilitation of the historic post office building in Sulphur Springs, Texas will receive a 2016 Honor Award, which will […]
January 24, 2016

GAO: GSA, DHS need to collaborate more to protect federal facilities

The Government Accountability Office has called on the General Services Administration and the Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Protective Service to improve collaboration in order to safeguard federal facilities from security […]
January 24, 2016

Survey of IT vets: Govt. lags years behind private sector in IoT

A global survey of more than 600 informed IT veterans revealed a perceived gap between public and private sector readiness when it comes to the new […]