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2014-08-06 12:21:56

VANCOUVER, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Morrison Hershfield is excited to announce that the highly anticipated Building Envelope Thermal Bridging Guide - Analysis, Applications, and Insights is now public and can be downloaded from BC Hydro. The guide aims to overcome obstacles confronting industry with respect to mitigating thermal bridging to reduce energy consumption in buildings. The Guide was developed by Morrison Hershfield in collaboration with co-sponsors and industry partners....

2014-02-26 23:28:46

MED-Ed Facilities Boston, the healthcare and educational facilities design and construction event for New England, April 1-2, 2014 at the Seaport World Trade Center Boston Massachusetts announced key programs which address technical construction issues. Centerville, MA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 MED-Ed Facilities Boston, the healthcare and educational facilities design and construction event for New England, April 1-2, 2014 at the Seaport World Trade Center Boston Massachusetts announced...

2014-01-04 23:23:29

The Garland Aero-Block™ product line offers air, vapor and water barrier solutions for all six sides of the building enclosure. This new polymer-modified-asphalt technology is available as a fluid-applied solvent-based polymer; a fluid-applied water-based polymer; or as a pre-fabricated, self-adhering multi-layer membrane. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 As the push for more energy-efficient buildings continues, numerous building codes are now including air barrier...

2013-10-24 23:00:56

Garland Canada now offers a comprehensive building envelope evaluation service, to determine the best energy-cost-reducing options for roof and wall remediation projects. The service determines the facility owner's energy and sustainability goals, and then provides practical, service-life-extending solutions. (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Garland Engineering Services Group now offers a comprehensive, scientific building envelope evaluation service that helps a building owner to determine...

2013-10-23 23:01:02

Garland now offers a comprehensive, scientific building envelope evaluation service that helps a building owner determine the best energy-cost-reducing options for roof and wall remediation projects. The service is offered through the Garland Engineering Services Group. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Garland now offers a comprehensive, scientific building envelope evaluation service that helps a building owner determine the best energy-cost-reducing options for roof and wall...

2012-07-17 23:03:32

Attendees of a one-day event put together by Architectural Testing and the Building Commissioning Association enjoyed a tour of Architectural Testing's York, PA headquarters followed by a presentation on Building Envelope Commissioning by ATI's Director of Building Sciences. York, PA (PRWEB) July 17, 2012 Approximately 40 guests, including key figures in the building industry, arrived at Architectural Testing´s York, PA headquarters on May 4, 2012 for an event sponsored by the Building...

2011-05-10 10:01:00

PITTSBURGH, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based SYNTHEON Inc., an innovative building science company specializing in high-efficiency building envelope systems, is responding to the growing demand from architects and designers for eco-friendly, integrated systems that save time and energy on a wide variety of construction projects. SYNTHEON will provide an in-depth look at its products and systems at the 2011 American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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