A combination solar powered trash compactor and portable cardboard baler was installed at the LEED Platinum Certified Bardessono Hotel and Spa in the Napa Valley.
The Clifton, New Jersey Department of Public Works (DPW) utilized a crusher to break apart a stockpile of concrete pipes, catch basins and blacktop that had accumulated on the public works property over the past three years.
Three cement plants received special recognition for their commitment to improving the environment and their communities at the 14th Annual Cement Industry Environment and Energy Awards.
Construction spending climbed in May to the highest level since October 2008, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.
Waste Management named the winners of the 2015 “Sustainability Circle of Excellence Award,” a recognition given to the top waste reduction customers in the construction industry whose various projects achieved outstanding sustainability milestones.
The Wedgewood Academic Center was recently awarded LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), making Belmont the first University in Tennessee and the first LEED for New Construction project in Nashville to achieve that level, the highest in the LEED ratings system.