August 2010: Design/Build


Integrated project delivery (IPD) is defined by the American Institute of Architects (AIA)...

Standard 189.1, the Standard for the Design of High-Performance, Green Buildings Except Low-Rise...

(Editor's Note: This article is a follow-up to Joe Kelly's full profile...

Last month’s column used the BP oil spill as an example of the...

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| August 2010
Renewable power faces many challenges in the quest for greater adoption nationwide.

| August 2010
My August 2007 article, “Isolated Ground Receptacles,” questions whether isolated ground (IG) receptacles should be permitted in a patient care area.

| August 2010
While the rhetoric about U.S. dependency on foreign oil continues unabated, a counter development is quietly taking place.

| August 2010
Sustainable design depends on a comprehensive understanding of a building’s siting and systems, so it seems reasonable to assume a more integrated design and construction pro

| August 2010
Researchers from Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), a public technical university in the Netherlands, have shown how the energy yield of relatively cheap solar panels