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New Green Building Incentives for Indy

By: Russell M. Webb III The City of Indianapolis has recently announced new incentives aimed at encouraging more green and sustainable construction projects to be undertaken by private owners in the Indianapolis.  The City’s Office of Sustainability has partnered with the Office of Code… Read More >

BIM Mandate – OH to join WI and TX in requiring BIM?

By: Daniel M. Drewry Since 2008, the debate over the cost/benefits of Building Information Modeling (“BIM”) has reached a fever pitch.  What was once easier to categorize as a technology or innovation with only limited practical application outside of the large scale or institutional… Read More >

UE $80 Million Campaign

By: Andrew C. Briscoe The University of Evansville recently announced the successful conclusion of its U•Envision 2010 fundraising campaign.  The campaign was launched in September 2007 with the goal of raising $80 million and the purpose of creating a stand-alone Schroeder Family School of… Read More >

Final Rule Issued for PLAs on Federally-Funded Projects

By: Christopher S. Drewry Although the federal government has previously prohibited the requirement that project labor agreements (“PLAs”) be used on federally-funded projects (see Executive Order 13202, signed by President Bush), on February 6, 2009, President Obama issued Executive Order 13502 (“E.O.”), revoking the… Read More >