Cost Inflation May Sink Boston Subway Extension
Proposals to extend the Green Line of the Boston MTA are running into trouble:...
Coastal Areas Face "Combined Flood" Risk from Rain and Surge: Study
There's the risk of hurricane storm surge, and there's the risk of flooding from heavy rain. But what if they both happen at once?
Maine Multifamily Passive House Gets Out of the Ground
In multifamily construction, quality is a management challenge. If you're shooting...
Displaced by Katrina, New Orleans Residents Have Settled in Houston
Ten years ago, tens of thousands of Katrina evacuees landed in Houston — and decided to stay there.
Contractors Plead Guilty in Affordable Housing Scam
Two South Florida building contractors have pled guilty to Federal charges that...
Stronger Post-to-Beam Connections
In addition to supporting deck loads, these critical joints must be designed to resist uplift, beam rotation, and lateral loads
Flooded Homeowners Wary of FEMA Claim Review Offer
Homeowners who have been through the flood insurance claims process once are...
Looking Back at Hurricane Andrew — 23 Years Ago
Monday marked the 23-year anniversary of Hurricane Andrew.
New York City Disputes FEMA Floodplain Maps
Thousands of homes have been misclassified as having a 1% or greater annual flood...
Hot Mix: Pouring a Concrete Hearth
If you like cooking with fire (professionally), it helps to have family in the...