30 Aug '17, 12am

Construction manager shares lessons learned from high school project (USGBC Central Pennsylvania)

On August 15, the Keystone Contractors Association partnered with USGBC Central Pennsylvania to provide the construction industry with a tour of the State College High School project . Consisting of two buildings and around 660,000 square feet of renovated and new construction, the project is estimated to come in around $140 million. History of the project The event began with a presentation by Ed Poprik, State College School District; Jeff Straub, Crabtree Rohrbaugh Architects; and Tim Jones, senior project manager for Massaro Construction Management Services. Poprik, the project's owner, kicked off the presentation with a history of the school’s capital management. He discussed past projects of the district, the aged high school buildings and passage of the famous referendum vote that allowed the massive project to proceed. Next, the project’s architect of record spoke. ...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/articles/construction-manager-share...

Tweets

#green #backtoschool2017 tips from @USGBC @mygr...

usgbc.org 30 Aug '17, 1pm

Green school supplies are not only better for the environment, but they are also beneficial for kids’ health and well-bein...

via @greentechmedia

greentechmedia.com 29 Aug '17, 7pm

California’s largest net-zero-energy housing development is coming next year to the Central Valley. Third-generation homeb...

#USGBC stands with the #HoustonStrong. #ALLIN

usgbc.org 01 Sep '17, 6pm

My thoughts and prayers are with those in Texas—especially our USGBC staff, volunteers, their families and our members. As...

What We Learned From Losing Clients

seerinteractive.com 30 Aug '17, 12pm

At Seer, we’re the first to admit that we aren’t perfect. While we strive to be better partners to our clients every day, ...

6 Life Lessons You Can Learn From Your Running

6 Life Lessons You Can Learn From Your Running

running.competitor.com 30 Aug '17, 8pm

When I first started running a few years ago, my motivation was more for my emotional health than anything else. I was a m...

School and College passes are now on sale for t...

nctx.co.uk 29 Aug '17, 6am

With Nottingham City Transport, keeping your kids safe on the way to and from class is as simple as 1-2-3. Our Easyrider p...

Lessons from China's ambitious green building movement

Lessons from China's ambitious green building m...

greenbiz.com 28 Aug '17, 10am

China has grand plans to green its buildings. The country’s national climate commitment calls for 50 percent of all new bu...

USGBC stands with Houston - Feature image: My t...

usgbc.org 02 Sep '17, 12am

My thoughts and prayers are with those in Texas—especially our USGBC staff, volunteers, their families and our members. As...

ICYMI - Building sustainable communities throug...

usgbc.org 01 Sep '17, 12am

An illuminating panel of three perspectives on social equity, moderated by Belinda Morrow, followed a building tour of the...

The success to #Passivhaus: It's all in the detail

passivhaustrust.org.uk 31 Aug '17, 12pm

In this Masterclass, Passivhaus experts Chris Parsons and Janet Cotterell will demonstrate cost-effective construction det...

#Digitalization is transforming the constructio...

siemens.com 03 Sep '17, 7pm

The possibilities of BIM are almost limitless in terms of urban planning. In addition to data on energy or water supply an...

USGBC West Region Digest featured the Urban Fro...

usgbc.org 01 Sep '17, 9pm

This article was originally published on Last Best News on August 26, 2017, and is reposted with permission. Read the orig...

#Teacher’s notes from #K12LearningLab: Correlat...

usgbc.org 25 Aug '17, 5pm

Scott Skolnick, a second grade teacher in the Rochester City School District, is leading an effort to align lessons from L...

Open discussion: Create new project via email

redmine.org 01 Sep '17, 9pm

Added by ITlog Support 1 day ago Hello, I'd like to be able to create a new project by sending an email. I'm able to creat...