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2013-09-05 23:27:59

Bay Fastening Systems comments on how green buildings could represent half of US commercial construction and be worth $248 billion by 2016. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Bay Fastening Systems, a full service distributor of engineered fastening systems, comments on a Clean Technica article titled “Green Buildings Could Be Half US Construction and Worth $248 Billion by 2016.” According to the article, released on August 19th, green building is growing at a rapid pace in the US,...

2013-08-08 23:00:33

Specialist in health impact of buildings. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s largest architecture, engineering, interiors and planning firms, has added Tyler Krehlik, AIA, LEED AP at its San Francisco office. Krehlik joins SmithGroupJJR as associate architect and sustainability advisor for the San Francisco office’s Healthcare Studio. In his 15 years of practice, Krehlik has established himself as leader in sustainable architecture for both...

2013-08-01 23:18:56

Shaheen presented the and Industrial Competitiveness Act after she toured the LEED certified Grappone Toyota facility. Concord, NH (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Senator Shaheen visited Grappone Toyota on Monday, July 29 to showcase her new bipartisan energy efficiency bill. Grappone Toyota was selected as a prime location due to their commitment to their environment and newly LEED certified building. Grappone Toyota is 1 of 20 Toyota dealerships in the USA that is LEED Certified. Shaheen...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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