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Tall Buildings Using Dow Technology Recognized As “Best” By the Council On Tall Buildings And Urban Habitat

At their May 18-20, 2021 Awards Conference, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recognized six Dow-connected projects as winners in the Best Tall Building category. The CTBUH Awards program honors projects that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of tall … Continue reading

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Justices Turn Away Ironworkers’ Strike Limit Challenge

On May 24, the Supreme Court declined to review a petition by an Ironworker local which asserted that a federal labor law provision bars protesting unions from inviting neutral workers to join violates the First Amendment. The case was heard … Continue reading

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Associations Press for Interventions Over Lumber Prices; Concerns Over Aluminum and Steel Persist as Well

In recent years, the commercial construction industry has discussed the viability of timber curtainwall in commercial applications. In August 2020, The Facade Tectonics Institute’s (FTI) 2020 World Congress included a presentation on these systems. David Barber, principal for Arup, explained … Continue reading

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National Campaign to Modernize Homes and Buildings, Include Energy-Efficient Windows

Earlier this week, the White House announced new programs through the Department of Energy, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Government Service Agency that will invest federal money in projects that aim to make buildings affordable, resilient, and energy efficient. Included … Continue reading

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Vision Group Acquires ENERGI, While Parceling Out Some Locations

In a series of transactions occurring this week, door and window company ENERGI Fenestration Solutions was acquired by Vision Group. At the same time, two of ENERGI’s plants were parceled out as part of the deal—one acquired by Novatech Group … Continue reading

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