The latest buzzword in environmental circles is “pre-cycling”—the process of reducing waste by avoiding items that will generate it in the first place or by selecting elements that will create less waste. An innovative company … about Precycling in Construction Can Save Money and the Environment
The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED certification program, developed by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) in 1993, is a rating system for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of environmentally responsible … about 10 Iconic LEED-Certified Buildings From Around the World
Mónika Serrano, a Resilience Project Manager at Turner Construction, is helping pave the way for sustainable and resilient development for general contractors. While the standard for a building’s environmental impact is usually set by the … about Turner Construction’s Mónika Serrano Helps Pave the Way to Sustainable Construction
Catch up on what's going on in construction this week. From a thought-provoking op-ed authored by Procore's Senior Director of EMEA Sales to the current state of the commercial construction industry in the US, we've … about Top Design Firms of 2021, Future of AI, and Most Expensive US Cities for Construction
As the world becomes more eco-conscious, more manufacturers are starting to turn to the production of carbon-smart building materials that can replace traditional cement, roof shingles, bricks, siding, and much more. The following six low-carbon … about Six Low-Carbon Building Materials for a Greener Construction Industry
In the past, people adapted to a building. This century, green buildings have been popping up in Australian CBDs, both architecturally amazing and making inhabitants healthier and happier.
The issue of climate change has been kicked around like a political football for decades. And yet, whether we’re prepared or not, the impact of human activity on the planet will eventually rear its ugly … about Coastal Communities Turn Their Sights to Flood Friendly Designs
In the era of skyrocketing energy bills and concerns around climate change, there is a soaring demand for residential renovations that improve building performance. Here’s what you need to know.
Each year, architects and builders outdo themselves on the beauty and practicality they incorporate into the world’s new structures. As legislation and social awareness make eco-conscious green buildings an imperative going forward, eco friendly construction … about Innovative Sustainability: Top Green Buildings of 2021
All-electric and powered by renewable energy is the future of buildings, according to the Green Building Council of Australia. Turning off the gas will, however, mean a change in design, procurement, and delivery for many … about Gas-Free Buildings Have Arrived and Are Here to Stay