CMD, formally known as Reed Construction Data, has launched an upgraded version of its Forecast, Analyze and Intelligent Leads products on the Insight Platform. According to the company, the upgraded version includes more projects, contacts and targeted information for clients to search including keywords within specific Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) divisions.
A new book from the Brookings Institution Press and the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS), "Homeownership Built to Last: Affordability, Access, and Risk after the Housing Crisis" reexamines the goals of homeownership and explores lessons learned from the housing crisis. On Thursday, Oct. 30, JCHS will host a book launch and panel conversation at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge, Mass., moderated by Chris Arnold, National Public Radio (NPR) reporter.
William Blue, Jr. has been appointed to The Dixie Group's board of directors.
The Flooring Contractors Association (FCICA), will host a Webinar, 'Moisture Testing for Flooring to Get a Complete Picture' on Thursday, Nov. 20 at 11 a.m. EST.
In addition to expanding its New York City showroom, Studium recently expanded collections of mosaic and stone—and introduced a fine wood offering as well.
Quick•Step now conveniently offers inexpensive flooring samples online for consumers.
Flint has developed laminate flooring with resistance and endurance qualities which make it ideal for hospitality, contract and residential spaces, according to the company.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Honeywell are working together to deepen facility sustainability by integrating USGBC’s new LEED Dynamic Plaque, a near-real-time monitoring tool with integrated building automation technology from Honeywell to measure and provide performance feedback to help optimize operations.
The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute will offer a Material Health Certificate—a tool for manufacturers across industries to communicate their work toward chemically optimized products. The Material Health Certificate marks the first time the Institute has offered reporting of its comprehensive methodology in only one category.
Sonny Callaham, technical product manager at Royal Adhesives & Sealants, producer of Parabond adhesives offers his observation on the current state of the installation and inspection sectors of the floor covering industry. Also discussed is a resilient training course to be offered by the Flooring Educational Guild in Dalton in March of 2015.