Locked into Luxury

Oct. 13, 2008
Carlisle SynTec, a leading manufacturer of commercial roofing materials, recently introduced Roof$ense, a web-based lifecycle analysis program that enables building owners to calculate the potential energy savings that can be realized from an energy-efficient roof design for the next 10, 20 or 30 years. Available free of charge through Carlisle Manufacturer’s Representatives, Roof$ense reports can be generated in minutes, quickly demonstrating how building owners can potentially save thousands in energy and maintenance costs while improving the overall efficiency of their properties.

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October 13, 2008

Locked into Luxury
Read about the winner of the Modernization Grand Prize in Buildings’ 2008 Project Innovations Awards: the Liberty Hotel, Boston, MA
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Green Roofs Differ in Cooling and Water Handling
The first study to compare the performance of different types of green roofs has been completed.
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Hiring an Electrical Contractor
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Scientists Create New Kind of CO2 Scrubber
Scientists at the University of Calgary say they have developed a technology to capture carbon-dioxide gas directly from the air.
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Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance
The William J. Clinton Presidential Library makes history as the only library of its kind with a sustainable vegetated roof system.
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September 15, 2008 Who’s Who in the Buildings Market 2008
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August 25, 2008 Attracting the Next Wave of Renters
August 18, 2008 Selecting a Wireless Security System
August 11, 2008 Measuring and Managing Security Risks
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