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Specifying Materials for Historic Preservation Projects Requires Thoughtful Research Alterations to historic buildings that are located within a historic district or individually designated are often…



A Building within a Building

A Major Public-private Partnership Invests in an Unprecedented Waterfront Project that Creates Jobs for Michigan During the past few years, Michigan has been the “poster-child”…


Fabulous Flooring

Popular Flooring Products Offer Benefits Beyond Beauty Alone As with any material or product related to the construction industry, flooring manufacturers have seen their marketshare…


The Steel Yard

The Steel Yard is located along the Woonasquatucket River in Olneyville, a blighted neighborhood of Providence, R.I. The site, formerly the Providence Steel and Iron…


Boston’s Big DER

Super-insulated Cladding Cuts Energy Costs and Improves Occupant Health in an Affordable-housing Community The term “deep-energy retrofit,” or DER, may not be familiar to every…