USGBC Recognizes California Building as One of the World's 'Greenest'
With Earth Day just weeks away, the U.S. Green Building Council released a profile of the Ranch House at Del Sur, featuring it as the most highly rated "green" new construction building included in its "project profiles" of exemplary green buildings.
A&D Firm Designs Interim Hospital in Georgia Community Devastated by Tornado
Stegenga + PARTNERS recently announced the completion and grand opening of a 76-bed hospital in Americus, GA. The opening comes just 13 months after a tornado ripped through the South Georgia town of 17,000, killing two people, destroying Sumter Regional Hospital and hundreds of homes and businesses.
Green Seal Stretches Roots Back to Earth Day 1970
Spirited individuals like Denis Hayes and Arthur Weisman, both of Green Seal, have devoted their lives to conservation; and from a practical perspective have asked the question: "How can we sustain the earth?" During Earth Month, their achievements are celebrated while creating new visions to accelerate environmental progress.
Call for Entries: Fortune Contract’s 2008 Yards to Miles Design Competition
Have a great design project? You could win a trip anywhere in the world. The search for creative interior spaces that utilize Fortune carpet products has begun. Fortune Contract is now accepting entries for its annual Yards to Miles design competition.
Special Report: The Air We Breathe
By Anthony Bernheim
By understanding the complexities surrounding indoor air quality, and by following certain principles, design professionals can play a crucial role in improving IAQ for building occupants.