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5 Ways to Tackle HVAC Noise for a Quieter, More Comfortable Building

These HVAC noise reduction strategies can help facilities teams create quieter environments, avoid inefficiency and optimize performance.
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Decarbonization/Net Zero

What is a Net Zero Building?

What defines a net zero building? The White House and U.S. Department of Energy recently announced a national definition, along with three principles and guidelines on how buildings...
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7 Technological Innovations Shaping the Future of Architecture, Engineering and Construction in 2024

The AEC industry is at the forefront of a technological revolution that will redefine how we design, build and experience the built environment. Learn more.
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Managing Buildings in a Time of Scarce Skilled Technicians and More Technological Complexity

Analytics-driven facility management is rising as new and increasing pressures drive technology adoption. Top facilities teams can respond smarter, not harder, to these pressures...



Elevator Emergency Communication Code Compliance: Must-Knows

You probably know that elevator code is anything but straightforward, which isn't ideal when noncompliance can result in massive liabilities. What's more? Recent code updates ...


Industry News

Security in Building Design Falls Short and Adds Costs, Study Finds

New report reveals that while security is a new priority in building design, a mismatch between ambition and reality leads to spiraling costs.
Energy & Water Efficiency

Water Conservation Technology Is Key to Tomorrow’s Smart Buildings

Slow the water bill spending and sustainability ‘drip' with intelligent water management technologies.

New Autodesk Solution Streamlines Building and Construction Processes

Industrialized construction is the future of the AECO industry; Autodesk’s new Informed Design solution will help deliver projects quicker, with higher quality and with less waste...