Posts Tagged ‘ AIA ’

Flexibility and Variety Reign at AIA

May 18th, 2012

“We have a little bit of everything in our booth,” said Miguel Chavez, Fleetwood Windows and Doors. That also seemed to accurately sum up the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention, which opened yesterday in Washington, D.C. From trim products to lumber to glass and windows, the event offered a little bit of everything to [...]

AIA Convention Opens Tomorrow in Washington, D.C.

May 16th, 2012

The American Institute of Architects’ Annual Convention and Design Expo begins tomorrow at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. View the video below for a preview of the event, and be sure to stay tuned to www.USGNN.com™ throughout the week for the latest news straight from the show. Click HERE to watch [...]

ICC Publishes 2012 IgCC

Mar 28th, 2012

The International Code Council (ICC) published the 2012 International Green Construction Code (IgCC) today. The new model code addresses the construction and remodeling of residential as well as commercial structures, and is expected to increase cost savings and job growth and spur sustainable building design and construction. The code cites 46 ASTM International standards covering [...]