The Government of Quebec opened the new headquarters for the Commission for Standards, Equity in Health and Safety at Work (Commission des normes, de l'équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail) in the heart of the eco-district of D'Estimauville in Quebec City.
Productivity in below-freezing conditions unlocks new possibilities and applications
December 16, 2022
Machine operation and productivity in cold temperatures is a huge concern for users who are considering using electric equipment in cold-temperature applications. But despite performance challenges, traditional electric scissor lifts are often needed on maintenance projects or construction job sites because of restrictions in certain work environments that prevent the use of internal combustion machines.
City leaders in Kirkwood, Missouri, an inner-ring St. Louis suburb of almost 28,000 residents, had goals of punching above their weight class when they began making plans for a new performing arts center to anchor what they envisioned as a new arts and entertainment district for their community. This vision became a reality when the Kirkwood Performing Arts Center finally opened its doors in July 2021, its debut delayed almost a year by social distancing concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the AEC community looks to achieve ever more energy efficient buildings, Owens Corning is introducing a solution to improve thermal performance, increase energy efficiency and minimize performance loss in the event of moisture exposure.
The PermaStroke Technology of Titan's Elite series is here to ensure you never have to replace your sprayer's piston, packings, cylinder, or clutch. This sprayer is always ready to make your projects look good.
Industry leaders collaborate to promote remote virtual capabilities for energy code compliance and for energy and water efficiency performance
October 18, 2021
ICC and RESNET will continue their collaboration by developing a new American National Standards Institute (ANSI) candidate standard on remote virtual inspections (RVI) for the energy and water use performance of buildings.
Analysis provides recommendations for architects & specifiers looking to compare thermal performance between products
September 28, 2021
Kingspan Insulated Panels North America has released a new white paper, Finding the Meaning in the R-Value and U-Factor of Insulated Metal Panel Building Envelopes, providing guidance for architects and specifiers on evaluating the thermal testing of insulated metal panels (IMPs).