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2019 Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards Showcase Galvanized Steel’s Versatility and Beauty

CENTENNIAL, CO - The American Galvanizers Association (AGA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Excellence in Hot-Dip Galvanizing Awards.  Nearly 100 projects were submitted representing the versatility and beauty of hot-dip galvanizing. …

Oldcastle Infrastructure Expands Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability Team

May 14, 2019 - in Buildings, News, People

ATLANTA, Ga. (May 14, 2019) - Oldcastle Infrastructure™ is part of the Building Products division of CRH, the largest building materials company in…

Feature Article Follow Up: 167 N. Green St.

May 13, 2019 - in Articles, Buildings, Feature, Featured, Video

To complement a feature published in the April 2019 issue of Informed Infrastructure, "Making Everyone Happy: Early and Effective Collaboration to Realize…

Western Specialty Contractors Performs Complete Masonry Façade Restoration of Quapaw Tower Condominiums in Arkansas

May 10, 2019 - in Buildings, News

(St. Louis, MO) The masonry façade of Quapaw Tower Condominiums in Little Rock, Arkansas was experiencing leaks, cracking and other damage when its owners contacted the façade restoration experts at Western Specialty Contractors – Little Rock, AR branch…

CTA Architects Completes Exterior Renovation of the Iconic STREB Lab for Action Mechanics (SLAM) Dance Performance and Rehearsal Center in Brooklyn, NY

May 2, 2019 - in Buildings, News

CTA Architects has completed an exterior renovation of the headquarters of the non-profit STREB Lab for Action Mechanics (SLAM), a dance and theater performance venue and an open-access education and rehearsal space located at 51 North First Street in Brooklyn,…

Aircuity Installation in Georgetown University Science Building Saves Energy; Data Uncovers Additional Savings Opportunities

May 1, 2019 - in Buildings, News

Georgetown University in Washington, DC is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, classified as a Very High Research Activity (RU/VH) University by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Completed in 2012, Regents…

AISI Releases Cold-Formed Steel Shear Wall Design Guide, 2019 Edition

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has released Cold-Formed Steel Shear Wall Design Guide, 2019 Edition (AISI D113-19), which provides discussion and design examples of steel sheet and wood structural panel sheathed, cold-formed…

Siemens Helps Design Miami Skyscraper’s Safety, Security, and Automation

April 26, 2019 - in Buildings, News

Panorama Tower is currently tallest building on the East Coast, south of Manhattan With 2.7 million square feet of residential, commercial and retail space, building is “vertical city” Siemens smart building solutions allow for flexibility, future-proofing,…

ASI Architectural Implements Multi-Functional Design Solution for Major Metropolitan Train Stations

April 26, 2019 - in Buildings, Structural components

NEW YORK – ASI Architectural, dedicated to providing elegant solutions for the design and build industry, has supplied a durable, sophisticated, multipurpose acoustical solution to stand up to the harsh environments of New York City subway stations and neighboring…

AISC Responds to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio: Sustainable Buildings Framed in Steel are Part of the Solution to Climate Change

April 25, 2019 - in Buildings, News

CHICAGO -- The American Institute of Steel Construction released the following statement regarding New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's proposed regulatory changes, which he said are intended to mitigate the greenhouse gas emissions of what he termed "steel…