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REScheck Software Updated for the 2018 IECC

December 4, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews November 30, 2018 Support for the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) is now available in REScheck. The 2018 IECC is published by the International Code Council (ICC) and represents the latest edition of the national model residential energy code for residential buildings. REScheck is a free software program available from the…
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TMS Webinar Series Continues on December 13th

November 19, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews November 15, 2018 The Masonry Society's 2018/2019 2nd Thursday of the Month Webinar Series are easy ways to learn more about various masonry topics while earning 1 hour of continuing education. Topics include: All webinars begin at 1 pm ET on the dates listed and provide 1 hour of AIA Learning Units/continuing…
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Robot Builds University’s Walls Faster, Better

November 19, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews November 15, 2018 The new University of Nevada, Reno, Arts Building employed state-of-the-art robotics technology in the construction of the facility to save time and to produce an optimally aligned building envelope. The robot can lay up to 200-250 bricks per hour, while a mason averages 250 per day. Read more about the…
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Developers Agree to Cut Building Energy Use by 20%

November 19, 2018

TMS Sustainability eNews November 15, 2018 Some of New York's most prominent developers agreed to a plan to reduce energy use in the city's larger buildings by 20% by 2030. The plan would apply to the more than 50,000 buildings in the city of at least 25,000 sq.ft (2300 sq.m).
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