NCMA Scores Victory for Sustainable Design
By enacting this provision, Congress is validating the arguments long articulated by the association and the concrete masonry industry that the DOD projects should be utilizing construction materials that are more sustainable and cost effective over the life cycle of the given construction project. These new requirements will likely require a significant change in the way building materials are selected.
“NCMA has continued to take the lead for the industry in working with members of the U.S. Congress to ensure that design priorities for military construction are properly realigned,” according to NCMA President Bob Thomas.
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