Codes and Standards

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Code Override: States and Cities Press Ahead on Efficiency Standards

On the energy front, all may not be lost with the Trump administration's... More

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What Does 100-Year Service Life Really Mean? Right Now, It’s Anybody’s Guess.

In the absence of consensus-based standards, are we unwittingly engaged in mass... More

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Building Code Review Software: Feasible or Far-Fetched?

Automating the laborious and often maligned process may save time and resources,... More

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A+ Session: Insulation Fire Performance: Innovation that Delivers

Kingspan is breaking new ground in fire performance with its advanced hybrid core... More

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A+ Session: Planning for Water

Unforeseen climate changes are causing weather phenomena like never before. In... More

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Infill Redevelopment, a Long Game Perfect for Architects

Turning around the abundance of vacant buildings and lots into thriving sites... More

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Getting Better with Age: Design for Senior and Assisted Living Facilities

The imminent surge of Americans who will be entering facilities that provide... More

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Dissecting the Code, Part 6 - Initiatives to Expedite the Review Process

Chief building officials from Washington, D.C., and Arlington, Va., discuss... More

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IALD Public Policy Events in California

The July events kick off the IALD’s new California branch of the association’s... More



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