Transwestern disclosed that Phase I of Katy Medical Plaza has been awarded Leed® Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Core and Shell™ green building rating system.
Nationwide, asphalt pavement mix producers continue to improve the sustainability profile of America’s roads through the incorporation of recycled materials and the use of energy saving warm-mix asphalt technologies.
Keep America Beautiful honored Caterpillar Inc. and its chairman and chief executive officer, Doug Oberhelman, with the 2015 Vision for America Award in New York City.
Construction spending in August reached a seven year high and climbed at the fastest rate since 2006, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.
The number of unemployed workers with construction experience dropped to the lowest total for September since 2000, as hiring continued to slow despite robust demand for construction, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.
A combination solar powered trash compactor and portable cardboard baler was installed at the LEED Platinum Certified Bardessono Hotel and Spa in the Napa Valley.