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Pca, Insurance Group Guide Combines Building Durability, Sustainability Criteria

A new document written in mandatory language that amends and appends the International Building Code (IBC) enables local governments to adopt green building codes that address high performance and conventional sustainable features. “High Performance Building Requirements for Sustainability 2.0” includes concepts

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Sae Schedules Organizational Meeting For Mixer Truck Safety Standard

The SAE Work Truck Safety Committee is enlisting producers, manufacturers, regulators and other stakeholders to develop the tentatively titled “Ready Mixed Concrete Truck–Safety Requirements Standard.” Applicable to mixer building, rebuilding, modification, care, maintenance

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Obama Labor Board Appointees Side With Carpenters Local On Bannering Decision

The opinion on “bannering” as conducted by United Brotherhood of Carpenters Local 1506 against three neutral, Arizona construction owners (above item) was issued by the Labor Board’s three Democrats: Chairman Wilma Liebman, a 13-year agency veteran, plus new Members Craig Becker and Mark Pearce, who joined the board this spring as recess appointees by the Obama administration

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Epa Diesel Emissions Rule Reshapes Truck Model Offerings

Mixer, dump and concrete product-hauling fleets approach a new era as engine and truck manufacturers clear 2009 inventory and modify models for power and exhaust treatment packages meeting Environmental Protection Agency diesel emissions thresholds effective January 2010

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