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Illinois Holocaust Museum Recognized

The Illinois Council of The American Institute of Architects (AIA Illinois) has named Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center as one of Illinois’ 200 Great Places, in honor of the state’s Bicentennial in 2018. The announcement was made as part of National Architecture Week, which showcases the innovative and talented architects who’ve made positive contributions …

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SBIC recognizes 2014 Beyond Green Award winners

The National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC)recognized the 2014 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards winners at a luncheon sponsored by Tremco Commercial Sealants & Waterproofing held during Building Innovation 2015: The National Institute of Building Sciences Annual Conference and Expo. The top prize in the High-Performance Buildings Category went to …

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Nominations for Beyond Green™ Awards Now Open

The National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) has incorporated resilience into its 2014 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards. The awards program, which issued its 2014 Call for Entries today, highlights those initiatives that shape, inform and catalyze the high-performance planning, design, construction and operations processes. This year, for the …

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Firestone Names 2014 Partner in Quality Award Winners

Firestone Building Products recently recognized 189 firms across the United States, Canada and Mexico with its 2014 Partner in Quality Award. The annual award honors an elite group of Firestone Building Products Red Shield(tm) Licensed Roofing Contractors for a high level of craftsmanship and the skillset required for superior roofing installations. Firestone Building Products Red …

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Walk-in baths earn Arthritis Foundation award

American Standard’s line of walk-in baths ― designed for accessible and safe bathing for users with limited mobility ― has received the Arthritis Foundation’s Ease-of-Use Commendation. This award recognizes products that make life easier for people with arthritis and other physical limitations. Products undergo a multi-step testing process conducted by an independent lab of experts …

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SBIC Recognizes High-Performance Building Leaders

The National Institute of Building Sciences’ Sustainable Buildings Industry Council (SBIC) recognized the 2013 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building Awards winners at Building Innovation 2014: The National Institute of Building Sciences Annual Conference and Expo. The SBIC Jury selected six winners ranging across four categories. Each of the six award-winning projects, products, initiatives and innovations demonstrate leadership in …

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Nationwide Children’s Hospital Receives Recycling Award at Greenbuild 2013

The Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, one of the largest and most comprehensive pediatric hospitals and research institutes in the United States, was recently presented with Tarkett’s ReStart Award for returning a total of 53,170 pounds of flooring for recycling. The award was given during a reception in the company’s booth at the 2013 …

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