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5 Women in Architecture to be Honored

5 Women in Architecture to be Honored

Friday August 22, 2014

As women continue to expand their presence in architecture, a new award will recognize five at the top of their field.


5th Man Sentenced in NY Asbestos Case

5th Man Sentenced in NY Asbestos Case

Friday August 22, 2014

A supervisor for an asbestos abatement contractor is the latest defendant sentenced for his role in mishandling a major removal project at six public-housing buildings in Buffalo, NY.


UK Builder is a Bee’s Best Friend

UK Builder is a Bee’s Best Friend

Friday August 22, 2014

With bee populations declining worldwide, one UK homebuilder has a honey of an idea: a design contest to build the best “bee hotel.”


Fed OSHA Steps in on AZ Rule

Fed OSHA Steps in on AZ Rule

Friday August 22, 2014

Unsatisfied with the rigor of Arizona's residential fall-protection rules, federal regulators are following through with a threat to impose their own.


AkzoNobel Plans New Chinese Paint Plant

AkzoNobel Plans New Chinese Paint Plant

Thursday August 21, 2014

AkzoNobel is spreading its reach even further in China by investing €50 million ($83.2 million USD) in a new decorative coatings facility.


New Black Coating is Out of This World

New Black Coating is Out of This World

Thursday August 21, 2014

When it comes to protecting delicate instrumentation in brutal and alien environments, black is the new black.


Building Health Gets a Makeover

Building Health Gets a Makeover

Thursday August 21, 2014

A new, first-of-its-kind building standard tackles the built environment inside and out to ensure the holistic health of both the structure and the people who spend their time in it.


Industry Warms to Icy Challenge

Industry Warms to Icy Challenge

Wednesday August 20, 2014

Boasting bigger buckets than surely were contemplated, the construction industry is embracing the summer's coolest craze-for-a-cause: the Ice Bucket Challenge, to benefit amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's Disease.


GC Held Liable for Sub’s Lapses

GC Held Liable for Sub’s Lapses

Wednesday August 20, 2014

A general contractor well acquainted with a subcontractor’s indifference to fall protection is being held responsible for just such a lapse spotted by a federal inspector.


Builder Confidence Hits 7-Month High

Builder Confidence Hits 7-Month High

Wednesday August 20, 2014

U.S. home builders are building not only homes, but also confidence, as construction activity continues its upturn, according to a new report.


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ARMEX® baking soda-based abrasives from the makers of ARM & HAMMER® products offers over 12 formulas specially engineered for your application and your budget.


No-Burn, Inc.
Designed to passively protect

Same trusted brand, new code compliant uses. We’ve answered the demand for better passive fire protection. Use coatings that meet the 2012 iCodes


Dumond Chemicals Inc.
Watch Dog® Wipe Out
Porous Surface Graffiti Remover

is formulated to effectively and easily remove existing graffiti from porous/unpainted masonry surfaces 15-30 minutes without surface damage while being both safe for the applicator and friendly to the environment.


VaproShield
Innovative Vapor Permeable Air Barrier Membranes

Designed for all climate construction and compatible with most substrates for easy installation, our membranes emit zero VOC's and require no primer.


Coatings For Industry, Inc.
For Tough Environments,
The Toughest Protection

A workplace exposed to vehicle traffic, fuel, and other harsh chemicals needs a floor coating that stands up to daily abuse. Wearcoat 100 high-build polyurethane provides superior protection.

 
 
 
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