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National Institute of Building Sciences Names Lakisha Ann Woods President »
The National Institute of Building Sciences welcomes Lakisha Ann Woods, CAE, as its new President and Chief Executive Offi...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
2019 FEDCon® Keynote to Tackle the Expensive Problem of Corrosion »
Each year, FEDCon® gives private-sector architects, engineers, contractors and manufacturers insight into the construction...
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
National Institute of Building Sciences Issues Second Report on the Value of Mitigation »
Highlights Benefits of Investing in Mitigation for Utilities and Transportation Infrastructure Today, the Natio...
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Pew, Institute to Host Webinar on Case for Building Stronger, Smarter Infrastructure »
The Pew Charitable Trusts and the National Institute of Building Sciences will host a joint webinar, The Business Case f...
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Deadline Approaches to Submit an Entry for a Beyond Green™ Award »
There are only four weeks left to enter those cutting-edge projects and activities for a chance to win a National Institut...
Monday, September 17, 2018
New SAFETY Act Best Practices Guide to Commercial Building Security Now Available »
A new web-based tool can help security professionals for commercial office buildings perform assessments based on the Best...
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Institute Looking to Hire Professionals with BIM, CAD, GIS Expertise »
The National Institute of Building Sciences is in the process of filling several positions to support federal agency clien...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
The Institute Appoints Jury for 2018 Beyond Green™ Awards »
Award Recipients to Be Honored during Building Innovation 2019 The National Institute of Building Sciences ann...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Institute, ASC, ACSA Release Results of Latest Survey on Off-Site Construction Education »
The National Institute of Building Sciences (Institute) Off-Site Construction Council (OSCC) , Associated Schools of Cons...
Monday, July 23, 2018
NIBS Collaborates on Primer to Help Buildings Professionals Navigate Energy Industry »
A new publication is now available to offer buildings professionals a practical look at the future of the energy sector an...
Thursday, July 19, 2018
NIBS, ASTM International, RCI, Inc. Issue Joint Statement »
Agree to Avoid Duplicating Building Enclosure Commissioning Efforts The National Institute of Building Science...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
IAPMO Returns as Building Innovation 2019 Technical Programs Sponsor »
With planning underway for Building Innovation 2019: The Institute’s Seventh Annual Conference and Expo , the Institute...
Monday, June 11, 2018
ICC to Serve as Building Innovation 2019 Conference Sponsor »
The National Institute of Building Sciences welcomes back the International Code Council (ICC) as the Conference Sponsor f...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Green to Retire from National Institute of Building Sciences »
Institute Board Begins Search for New President After nearly a decade of leading the organization, National I...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Off-Site Construction Council Posts New Implementation Resources »
The National Institute of Building Sciences Off-Site Construction Council (OSCC) has three new implementation resources...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
NCBCS Looks at Pros, Cons of Jurisdictions Changing Length of Code Adoption Cycles »
White Paper Helps Explain Why a Consistent Cycle Is Important Today, the National Institute of Building Scien...
Friday, January 19, 2018
WBDG Whole Building Design Guide® Celebrates 20 Years »
Website Pioneered an Integrated Approach to High-Performance Buildings This past Thursday, January 11, 2018,...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
National Institute of Building Sciences Issues New Report on the Value of Mitigation »
Shows How Society Benefits When Buildings Can Withstand Natural Disasters Today, the National Institute of Building...
Thursday, January 11, 2018
NCBCS Sees Engaging Code Officials Early as Way to Streamline Building Process »
White Paper Proposes New Code Official Role of Collaborator and Facilitator Today, the National Institute of Buildi...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
2017 Moving Forward Report Looks to the Future »
Consultative Council Releases Report at Building Innovation 2018 Yesterday, Monday, January 8, the National Institut...
Monday, January 8, 2018
Institute Announces 2018 Executive Team, New Board Members »
The 2018 National Institute of Building Sciences Board of Directors is now in place. The Executive Team includes Joseph Do...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
BSSC Training Courses Now Available On-Demand »
Learn about the Changes in 2015 NEHRP Provisions, ASCE/SEI 7-16 The popular series of 2017 webinars presented by the...
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
NIBS, NBI Issue Guidance to Help Jurisdictions Achieve Energy Goals »
Outcome-Based Path for Codes Focuses on Results, Looks at Building’s Actual Performance A number of cities and stat...
Friday, June 16, 2017
Institute Issues Recommendations to the 45th President »
Highlights Key Building-Related Concerns Established by the U.S. Congress in 1974, the National Institute of Buildin...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
National Institute of Building Sciences Becomes ICC Preferred Provider »
The National Institute of Building Sciences has earned recognition as a Preferred Education Provider by the International...
Monday, April 17, 2017
Institute Partners on Green Sports Alliance Summit »
Staff to Moderate Session on Making Stadiums Sustainable Learn how to make stadiums and arenas high-performing at...
Friday, March 10, 2017
Podcast: Board Member, Institute Member Talk Codes »
Board Member Cindy Davis, deputy director of building and fire regulations at the Virginia Department of Housing and Com...
Friday, September 28, 2018
One Week before FMOC Holds Webinar on Transitioning New Facilities »
There’s still time to register for a new webinar hosted by the National Institute of Building Sciences Facility Maintenanc...
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Last Chance to Register for FMOC’s Webinar on Designing for Maintainability »
There are only two days left to register for the National Institute of Building Sciences Facility Maintenance and Operati...
Friday, September 7, 2018
One Week before FMOC Webinar on Designing Facilities for Maintainability »
Don't miss the National Institute of Building Sciences Facility Maintenance and Operations Committee (FMOC) one-hour web...
Friday, September 7, 2018
One Week before FMOC Webinar on Designing Facilities for Maintainability »
Don't miss the National Institute of Building Sciences Facility Maintenance and Operations Committee (FMOC) one-hour web...
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
FMOC Webinar to Look at Improving Maintainability of Facilities through Design »
Operations and maintenance (O&M) expenses can account for as much as 80 percent of a building’s life-cycle costs. Yet,...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Spotlight a Cutting-Edge Project that Goes Beyond Green™ »
Across the United States, designers, builders, owners, government agencies, manufacturers and others are going beyond the...
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Last Call: Building Innovation 2019 Abstracts Due Tomorrow »
This is the final chance to submit an abstract to present at Building Innovation 2019: The National Institute of Buildin...
Friday, June 22, 2018
Only One Week Left to Submit an Abstract »
Online Submission Forms to Present at Building Innovation 2019 Are Due Friday, June 29 Time is ticking away...

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