Quantcast

Latest Sustainable architecture Stories

2014-06-30 23:04:13

Antique Heart Pine reclaimed from the General Electric Building by Pioneer Millworks is slated to be re-crafted into paneling and flooring for residential and commercial spaces. Farmington, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Many of the buildings that were part of the General Electric Factory in Bloomfield, New Jersey were slated for demolition, their bones to be laid to rest in the landfill. Pioneer Millworks, a leader in the reclaimed wood industry, stepped in to prevent the wood from ending up...

2014-06-26 08:28:19

First Major Research into Design/Health Connection NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The critical connection between a healthy building environment and patient health is often missed by the one group of professionals who may matter most - physicians, according to a new SmartMarket report by McGraw Hill Construction, sponsored by the American Institute of Architects and United Technologies. The survey results were announced today at the opening session of the American Institute of...

2014-06-24 23:13:44

Max Provides Remote Indoor Environmental Quality Monitoring Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 AtSite Inc., a leading provider of smart sustainable building solutions and services, last week introduced Max, a smart building robot, at the IBCon/RealComm Conference, in Las Vegas, NV. Max is part of a broader development project by AtSite to explore the future of true machine to machine smart building technologies. In addition to providing remote visual inspection of building conditions,...

2014-06-23 08:31:30

Company's unparalleled design flexibility allows for ultra energy efficiency and capability to accommodate larger sizes WARROAD, Minn., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvin Windows and Doors will be at the national AIA Convention in Chicago, June 26 to 28, 2014, to display their wide range of products and capabilities. As a made-to-order window and door company, Marvin is beloved by architects for their ability to work with any kind of project regardless of size, architectural style...

2014-06-18 23:11:59

Frost Supply Energy Solutions Specialist Nick Arb demonstrates commitment to providing expert lighting audits and retrofit information to clients interested in making green building choices. Maryland Heights, MO (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Frost Supply (http://www.frostsupply.com) is proud to announce that Nick Arb has received the LEED® Green Associate Credential from the US Green Building Council. The Green Building Certification Institute certifies that Nick obtained this designation...

2014-06-18 12:26:47

NEW YORK and OTTAWA, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canadian green building market is poised to see strong growth over the next three years, with surveyed Canadian firms expecting to grow their green practices from one third in 2014, to one half by 2017. These findings are part of a new report prepared by McGraw Hill Construction and commissioned by the Canada Green Building Council. The report, titled Canada Green Building Trends: Benefits Driving the New and Retrofit Market, is the...

2014-06-13 08:25:05

Sessions to focus on Net-Zero, building resiliency, the growing multifamily sector, building science fundamentals and cost-effective climate-specific passive building standards CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) announced today that William Rose, pioneering building scientist, will deliver the keynote address at the 9(th) Annual North American Passive House Conference in San Francisco, during the opening plenary on Friday, September 12, 2014....

2014-06-09 08:32:00

ATLANTA, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building Systems Design, Inc. (BSD) today announced publication of revisions to 116 specification sections related to sustainable design for architects and engineers. BSD SpecLink-E, BSD's automated specification production system, has supported the various LEED rating systems published by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for many years. BSD's latest sustainability updates support LEED v4 BD+C , USGBC's most recent green rating system, but they...

2014-06-02 08:23:49

PASADENA, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE), an approximately $9 billion total market capitalization real estate investment trust (REIT) uniquely focused on clustering Class A assets in collaborative science and technology campuses in urban innovation centers, announced today that 225 Binney Street, an approximately 305,000 rentable-square-foot (RSF), world-class, build-to-suit headquarters space fully leased to Biogen Idec Inc. in...

2014-05-28 23:13:25

Priority Energy adds affordably priced, passive-house certified (PHIUS) windows by Intus to their energy efficiency product mix. Priced for the everyday builder, these high performance windows will lower energy consumption, improve indoor air quality and increase the comfort level in all homes. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 Priority Energy recently added the European-made Intus window line to their selection of energy efficiency products and services. Until now, windows of this...


Latest Sustainable architecture Reference Libraries

Ecoscaping
2013-03-25 13:08:21

Ecoscaping incorporates the disciplines of landscape architecture and spatial planning with environmental science and offers an innovative approach in forming a sustainable and nature friendly design and/or construction. Every part of land is unique and provides different materials and micro-environments; ecoscaping aims to design in harmony with the land to produce an environmentally healthy and sustainable landscape. Ecoscaping strives to take an existing structures and areas and add...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
Related