USG Announces New Design Studio Tools
Architects and contractors can now find new LEED, Submittal Builder and Limiting Heights tools at USG Design Studio, the single online resource that helps A&D professionals simplify the design, specification and submittal process.
Fierce Competition on Stimulus Projects Leaves Surplus of Funds for New Jobs
States from around the country are reporting that bids on stimulus-funded projects are coming in far lower than expected, according to 120 Days Later: How the Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 is Impacting the AEC Industry, a new report from ZweigWhite.
Armstrong Hardwood Plant Receives FSC Certification
As part of its commitment to environmental sustainability, Armstrong Flooring Products recently announced that its Texas engineered hardwood manufacturing plant has received Forest Stewardship Council Chain of Custody certification.
Dreamwalls Introduces Enhanced Web Site
The new site, www.DreamWallsColorGlass.com, provides architects, designers, facility managers, and anyone in the commercial and home furnishings markets up-to-date product information.
Designing Learning Environments for (Gasp!) Designers
By Patty Blaser
Students of all levels, including aspiring A&D professionals, should reap the benefits of a more collaborative learning environment.