AIA 2015 National Convention

AIA 2015 National Convention

Thank you to everyone who stopped by our booth at the AIA 2015 National Convention last week in Atlanta, one of our favorite conventions because we learn about new developments in architecture and meet manufacturers and learn about their products. We made a list of the most interesting, insightful, and (a little) irreverent tweets from the event…

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Houston AGC/AIA Golf Tournament

Congratulations to the iSqFt team, who won 3rd Place in the 20th Annual Houston AGC/AIA Golf Tournament! The event raised $35,000 for the ACE Mentor Program, which mentors high school students and inspires them to pursue careers in architecture, engineering, and construction. The program has also awarded over $14 million in scholarships and grants since 1994.

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The Grass Is Greener, But What About the Concrete?

According to a recent article in Popular Science, the earth has been getting greener, “accumulating an additional 4 tons of biomass (vegetation) between 2003 and 2012.” With Earth Day on the horizon, I started to think about what role an increasingly green construction industry might have played. Here are four important ways the industry improves the […]