Construction-related failures in plumbing pipe

Construction-related failures in plumbing pipe Actions during the construction or renovation of a building can have consequences that can dramatically reduce the life of plumbing systems. The post Construction-related failures in plumbing pipe appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article Design and specification considerations: Stand-alone canopy structure systems Freestanding canopy systems can be specified …

Designing smarter places of learning with structural steel

Designing smarter places of learning with structural steel This Demo-Cast provides an overview of structural steel solutions for learning environments. Challenges addressed include spatial efficiency and adaptability, quality acoustics and durable materials in a facility that demands a long life cycle. The post Designing smarter places of learning with structural steel appeared first on Construction …

Chicago’s incoming tech hub to feature university-led research center

Chicago’s incoming tech hub to feature university-led research center The Discovery Partners Institute (DPI) has secured a spot in in The 78, Chicago’s newest tech-forward development. The post Chicago’s incoming tech hub to feature university-led research center appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article Portsmouth airport cargo complex to carry out green initiatives A …

Improve the patient experience with Armstrong Flooring HET Sheet

Improve the patient experience with Armstrong Flooring HET Sheet Available in 1.83, 2.74, and 3.66 m (6, 9, and 12 ft) rolls, these collections offer installation and design flexibility. The post Improve the patient experience with Armstrong Flooring HET Sheet appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article NYC skyscraper to reach new heights in …

Dyer Brown bolsters team with five new designers

Dyer Brown bolsters team with five new designers Architectural and interiors firm Dyer Brown has recruited five members to key positions within design studios at its Boston, Massachusetts, headquarters and its southeast U.S. office in Atlanta, Georgia. The post Dyer Brown bolsters team with five new designers appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article …

VacuMax Vacuum Insulating Glass: Where the window meets the wall

VacuMax Vacuum Insulating Glass: Where the window meets the wall VacuMax Vacuum Insulating Glass (VIG) by Vitro Architectural Glass is an innovative architectural glass that combines vacuum technology The post VacuMax Vacuum Insulating Glass: Where the window meets the wall appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article Pioneering the way with T-SLAB T-SLAB is …

Concrete professionals heading to Cleveland this fall for ASCC show

Concrete professionals heading to Cleveland this fall for ASCC show The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) is holding its 21st annual conference this fall, at the Hilton Cleveland Downtown hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. The post Concrete professionals heading to Cleveland this fall for ASCC show appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article Missing …

CISCO Begins Accepting Applications for Annual Project of the Year Recognition Program

CISCO Begins Accepting Applications for Annual Project of the Year Recognition Program CISCO Begins Accepting Applications for Annual Project of the Year Recognition Program CISCO’S Project of the Year Award is kicking off its 17th year of accepting applications for some of the best construction projects of the past 18 months. (May … Continue reading …

UPenn to redevelop 400-plus grad student housing units by 2023

UPenn to redevelop 400-plus grad student housing units by 2023 UPenn has embarked on a redevelopment project with the help of Greystar, providing 473 new units of student housing. The post UPenn to redevelop 400-plus grad student housing units by 2023 appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article Unilock celebrates 50 years of paving …

Arizona hospital reaches midpoint in construction process

Arizona hospital reaches midpoint in construction process The three-story facility will include 40 patient beds, two high-tech physical therapy gyms, administrative offices, dining and kitchen spaces, and other service and support areas. The post Arizona hospital reaches midpoint in construction process appeared first on Construction Specifier. See Original Article U.K. design firm expands U.S. footprint …