Hibbs Homes, a nationally renowned residential construction company in St Louis, has ventured into the commercial building industry with the launch of Hibbs General Contracting. The new company will focus on light commercial construction, steel building construction and performing energy...
Powerblanket, an industry leader in construction heating product solutions, recently released new and improved precast concrete product curing blankets designed to increase precast manufacturers’ throughput by as much as 300 percent, according to a press release. Powerblanket precast curing blankets...
Badriya Jum'a Masjid was recently unveiled in India as the world’s first zero energy eco-friendly green mosque pioneered by Bearys Group. The mosque design has integrated Islamic architecture and sustainable technologies, the Deccan Herald newspaper reported. Syed Mohamed Beary of...
An energy retrofit in one of the oldest buildings on the Unity College campus will improve efficiency, save money and demonstrate how to restore old buildings to meet modern needs, the school said in a news release. The Maine college...
Goldtex building earns gold recognition.
Metal Sales provides more than 13,000 square feet of deep-ribbed panels for a new apartment building.
Metal Sales provides more than 81,000 square feet of materials for the site's snow removal equipment building.
Atlantic Wind & Solar plans to use approach to build new communities and resorts.
Products receive UL Environment validation for containing average of 20 percent pre-consumer recycled content.
Wrapping the exterior wall in a continuous layer of rigid foam protects the cavity and the stud, providing high R-value.
OptiQ Ultra Thermal Window series designed to never rot, warp or buckle due to moisture and weather exposure.
Program to help consumers identify most efficient models.
Several military installations make efforts to reduce energy use.
During a severe weather event, the most critical factor for increasing the chances of a building’s survival is protection of all the openings to the outside. Once the wind enters the structure, the pressure changes lead to disastrous results. Impact testing simulates windborne debris striking a window during a hurricane.
DuPont weather barriers and other products help support LEED certified building designs.
Latest in insulated concrete form technology and ICF design manufactured to lower labor and accessory costs
A reduced construction schedule will move you into your more energy-efficient building even sooner. · Reversible Industrial Strength interlock minimizes form movement during concrete placement. · Concerned about attachment? Fox Blocks ties extend the full height of the block and...
Products passing rigorous criteria for use in buildings designed to use less energy, water and materials.
Drafty buildings are a thermostat’s worst enemy. Leaks around windows and a multitude of other breaches in the building envelope can cause heat and air-conditioning systems to run excessively, wasting energy as it continually warms — or cools and dehumidifies — the invading outside air.
Within weeks of seeing a story online about gas-filled insulation panels, Bill Lippy, the president of Florida-based reflective insulation company FiFoil, was on a plane to California to view the prototype.
Architectural Record recognizes graphite polystyrene for innovation and usefulness in helping save energy.