IBQC sparks global dialogue on the performance of building products
A new discussion paper from the International Building Quality Centre means to instigate a dialogue about the global mechanisms in place to regulate the performance of building products

The International Building Quality Centre (IBQC) recently released a discussion paper about building product performance. The discussion paper is the product of an IBQC working group led by Dame Judith…

FEMA recognizes the valuable role of building codes
Federal Emergency Management Agency regions are seeking to fill positions across the country to advance the adoption and enforcement of hazard-resistant building codes and standards

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is charged with preparing the United States for hazards of all types and manages federal response and recovery efforts following national incidents. The agency…