Construction Innovation

Volume 17, Number 2, June 2012

Intelligent Building Operations

LED Office Lighting: The Potential for Occupant Benefits

Not just for saving money; light-emitting diodes (LEDs) offer new ways to use light.

Building Regulations

Update on adding water-use efficiency to National Model Construction Codes

Task group proposes adding water-use efficiency to the NBC.

Civil Engineering and Urban Applications

Managing renewal of asbestos cement water mains

NRC Construction researches AC water pipe maintenance requirements.

Building Regulations

National Building Code requirements for stairs under review

Task groups addressing inconsistencies in requirements for stairs in the NBC.

Intelligent Building Operations

Air duct cleaning guide for building operators

NRC develops a guide on commercial air duct cleaning.