High school students with a passion for creative problem-solving are invited to apply for the 2024 Wege Prize High School Collaborative Studio, a paid summer workshop hosted by Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University.
The Fahy Commons building at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, recently won three major sustainability awards. ATAS International manufactured the 24-gauge steel 2-inch Field-Lok standing seam metal roof panels, 15 1/4 inches wide, for the building.
Topcon Positioning Systems announced a series of new developments and initiatives as part of its ongoing sustainability efforts. First, Topcon announced the formation of a new global team, led by Michael Gomes as vice president of global sustainability and CSR.
The American Concrete Institute, along with NEU: An ACI Center of Excellence for Carbon Neutral Concrete, will make a key sustainability announcement at COP28, which will take place on Nov. 30 – Dec. 12 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
2023 Wege Prize winners announced; first-place U.S. team awarded $30,000 for alternative, sustainable leather material from banana plants
September 4, 2023
Turning India’s vast banana waste into an eco-friendly leather alternative has paid off for a team of enterprising students. Solving problems of waste and limited resources, the group is among three student teams from five countries and six universities sharing $65,000 for their big green ideas winning the 2023 Wege Prize.
YKK AP is the first fenestration manufacturer to embed revgen.tool into its website, empowering architects with deep analysis and actionable insights to meet a project’s energy savings and carbon footprint goals
August 29, 2023
On May 25, a new partnership entered the AEC sector, enabling sustainable architecture. YKK AP and cove.tool have joined forces to give architects the verified data and simulations they need to select products that help achieve their project’s carbon, cost and energy targets.
RHEINZINK and its partners offer a choice of architectural zinc materials fabricated into single-skin, large-format cassette panels and engineered for installation on façade and wall cladding systems. Projects benefit from the natural metal’s sustainably processed, infinitely recyclable material and a lifespan of up to 100 years or more.
Tapped for GSA Green Building Advisory Committee, Chang to contribute to decarbonization and improved energy performance across the country’s largest portfolio of buildings
July 8, 2023
A valuable source on sustainability and decarbonization strategies, Roger Chang leads Buro Happold’s key office in Washington, D.C., and he was just named to the GSA’s Green Building Advisory Committee.
Award-winning architecture, planning and interiors firm elevates experienced designers and a marketing professional to leadership positions as it continues to identify emerging talent and build a foundation for continued growth and expansion
June 9, 2023
The integrated architecture, planning and interiors firm The Architectural Team has announced promotions for three senior team members. The newly elevated professionals are Meghann Van Dorn, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C, and Kelly Margeson, BBA, who both take on the role of associate, and Nathan Thomas, AIA, CPHC, who has been named TAT’s Director of Sustainability.
The Metal Construction Association is proud to announce the highlights for the upcoming MCA Summer Meeting. Registration is open to members and prospective members and will take place in Rosemont, Illinois, on June 13-14.