Building Science

DowDuPont Inc., formed by the combination of the largest U.S. chemical makers, reported preliminary third-quarter profit that beat analysts’ estimates as prices climbed and demand rose in most of its markets.

On Tuesday, Covestro surged another 6 percent, hitting an intraday record, after it reported a healthy 660 million euros ($775 million) of free cash flow in the third quarter and announced a 1.5 billion-euro share buyback.

Bozeman’s second high school will be constructed to environmental standards tailored to schools, rather than the better-known LEED building standards.

Solar cell technology could soon tap into the massive energy potential of windows and other transparent objects, new research has shown.

Passive House is a performance-based standard and not a prescriptive standard, it can adapt to any climate, market, or building type and still achieve results like this.

A new paper entitled, “Assessment of Hygrothermal Performance and Design Guidance for Modern Light-Frame Wall Assemblies,” has recently been published by ASTM.

One analytical tool that can help you consistently determine code compliance and reliable performance is the freely available wall calculator developed by the Applied Building Technology Group (ABTG). 

Aeroseal LLC\ announced that the company’s breakthrough duct sealing technology proved critical to the successful design and implementation of the ultra-high-efficiency HVAC system used in the new 26-story Cornell Tech Passive House.

DuPont Protection Solutions announced today the introduction of its newest product offering in North America, DuPont™ Corian® Exterior Cladding.

RCI, Inc. today announced the appointment of Lionel van der Walt as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer.