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Institute Recognizes 2018 Beyond Green™ Award Winners »
The National Institute of Building Sciences recognized the winners of the 2018 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Institute Welcomes 2019 Board, Says Farewell to Retiring Directors »
The National Institute of Building Sciences welcomes new members to its Board of Directors this January and says goodbye t...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
2018 Moving Forward Report Looks at Existing Buildings »
Consultative Council Releases Report at Building Innovation 2019 Today, the National Institute of Building Sciences...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
National Institute of Building Sciences Refreshes Brand »
Unveils New Logo at Building Innovation 2019 Today, during the Opening Keynote Breakfast at Building Innovation 2019:...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
National Institute of Building Sciences Issues Interim Report on the Value of Mitigation »
Looks at Benefits that Can Be Achieved by  Designing Buildings to Up-to-Date Codes Today, the National Institute...
Monday, January 7, 2019
Off-Site Construction Council Releases Results of Industry Survey »
Four years after the National Institute of Building Sciences Off-Site Construction Council (OSCC) conducted an initial s...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Building Innovation 2019 Sessions to Deliver 27 Hours’ Worth of Continuing Education »
Building Innovation 2019: The National Institute of Building Sciences Seventh Annual Conference & Expo , to be held...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Volunteer and Save: Students Needed to Assist at Building Innovation 2019 »
Students interested in attending  Building Innovation 2019: The National Institute of Building Sciences Annual Conf...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Attend Building Innovation 2019; Stay for the BECx Workshop »
Two New Commissioning Modules to Be Presented Building Innovation 2019: The National Institute of Building Science...
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Building Innovation 2019 Plenary Keynote to Highlight AGU Net-Zero Energy Renovation »
The American Geophysical Union (AGU) will complete the first-ever net-zero energy renovation of an existing commercial bui...
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Building Innovation 2019 Opening Keynote to Talk about Resilience in NYC »
Eric Wilson, Deputy Director at the New York City Mayor’s Office of Resiliency, will serve as the Opening Keynote Speaker...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
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...

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