Product roundup: 12 daylighting technologies

Adding sunlight to your house can often be a problem. It might be too dark or it is a load bearing wall, but these products do a great job in letting in that light naturally to those areas you can add them into. Some are great for small areas like Phantom 5000,...

Offsite construction to ramp up in 2018

Modular, or offsite, construction, long popular in European and Asian construction markets, is expected to see a significant increase in the US construction industry in 2018. Globally, offsite construction is predicted to grow by 6%, fueled by the need for faster...

OSHA silica rule outlasts legal challenges

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has won a major victory in its battle to protect workers from the ravages of silica dust. It takes 100 silica dust particles to reach the size of one sand particle. This causes it to get much more easily into...