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There's still a month left in the hurricane season. Mitigation is key to minimizing the damage of future storms. Learn m...
10/21/2022

There's still a month left in the hurricane season. Mitigation is key to minimizing the damage of future storms. Learn more at nibs.org/mitigationsaves

Our Consultative Council's Moving Forward report looks at the critical area of driving workforce diversity, equity, and ...
10/21/2022

Our Consultative Council's Moving Forward report looks at the critical area of driving workforce diversity, equity, and inclusion in the built environment. View the report: nibs.org/movingforward

Have you seen the new issue of the NIBS Quarterly Connection? View the October edition: nibs.org/news/nibs-quarterly-con...
10/21/2022

Have you seen the new issue of the NIBS Quarterly Connection? View the October edition: nibs.org/news/nibs-quarterly-connection

The 2022 NIBS Distinguished Service award recipient is IEM's Bryan Koon! Thank you for your service to the nation's buil...
10/20/2022

The 2022 NIBS Distinguished Service award recipient is IEM's Bryan Koon! Thank you for your service to the nation's built environment.

NIBS is proud to have a diverse and inclusive team.
10/19/2022

NIBS is proud to have a diverse and inclusive team.

The U.S. National BIM Program aims to transform lifecycle information management practices by creating and advancing the...
10/19/2022

The U.S. National BIM Program aims to transform lifecycle information management practices by creating and advancing the consistent adoption of next-gen information management standards. Learn more at usbimprogram.nibs.org

NIBS BIM Program Director Johnny Fortune discusses BIM standards and digital transformation trends in the U.S. built env...
10/18/2022
BIM program aims to boost construction’s digital transformation

NIBS BIM Program Director Johnny Fortune discusses BIM standards and digital transformation trends in the U.S. built environment.

Construction Dive talks with the director of the National Institute of Building Sciences’ new effort about standards and adoption.

Early detection and knowledge save lives.
10/18/2022

Early detection and knowledge save lives.

Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense Environmental Security Technology Certification Program, Slipstrea...
10/17/2022

Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense Environmental Security Technology Certification Program, Slipstream developed this comprehensive training series. Learn more at wbdg.org/continuing-education/dod-courses/estcp

Prepare for the next natural disaster. Mitigation improves safety, prevents property loss, and decreases disruption of d...
10/17/2022

Prepare for the next natural disaster. Mitigation improves safety, prevents property loss, and decreases disruption of daily life. Learn more at nibs.org/mitigationsaves

Next week, NIBS' Roger Grant will speak at the buildingSMART International Standards Summit in Montreal. The panel will ...
10/14/2022

Next week, NIBS' Roger Grant will speak at the buildingSMART International Standards Summit in Montreal. The panel will cover how to improve collaboration to learn from others and accelerate the transition to BIM. Learn more: buildingsmart.org/event/standards-summit-autumn-2022/

NIBS Chief Information Officer Bob Payn spoke today about resiliency and infrastructure at Chicago Build. Visit the team...
10/14/2022

NIBS Chief Information Officer Bob Payn spoke today about resiliency and infrastructure at Chicago Build. Visit the team at Booth 534 at McCormick Place.

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10/14/2022

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The 2022 NIBS Innovator Award recipient is Microsoft Bay Area's Silicon Valley Campus!
10/14/2022

The 2022 NIBS Innovator Award recipient is Microsoft Bay Area's Silicon Valley Campus!

Design-Build Institute of America's 2022 Conference & Expo is coming up Nov. 2-4! Learn more at designbuildexpo.com/2022...
10/13/2022
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Design-Build Institute of America's 2022 Conference & Expo is coming up Nov. 2-4! Learn more at designbuildexpo.com/2022/register.cfm

To purchase tickets for the 2022 Design-Build Awards Dinner without registering for the conference, please use the link below. Pricing information is available further down this page.

We're at Chicago Build! Come see us at Booth No. 534 at McCormick Place.
10/13/2022

We're at Chicago Build! Come see us at Booth No. 534 at McCormick Place.

October is Careers in Construction Month! Search and find construction jobs or find the right person for the job. You ca...
10/12/2022
JobsToBuild

October is Careers in Construction Month! Search and find construction jobs or find the right person for the job. You can also take the pledge to connect with students and schools through classroom speaking engagements. https://jobstobuild.com/

Build a rewarding career in residential construction.

The National Building Museum is opening a new exhibition, A Better Way Home: The Housing Affordability Breakthrough Chal...
10/12/2022
NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM ANNOUNCES MAJOR NEW EXHIBITION EXPLORING HOW HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INNOVATIONS CAN BECOME REAL WORLD SOLUTIONS | National Building Museum

The National Building Museum is opening a new exhibition, A Better Way Home: The Housing Affordability Breakthrough Challenge, on October 21.

NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM ANNOUNCES MAJOR NEW EXHIBITION EXPLORING HOW HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INNOVATIONS CAN BECOME REAL WORLD SOLUTIONS October 5, 2022 Categories: Articles, Other, Press Tags: Affordability Breakthrough, Affordable Housing, Exhibitions – A BETTER WAY HOME: The Housing Affordabilit...

The new Consultative Council's Moving Forward report examines workforce diversity, equity, and inclusion in the built en...
10/12/2022

The new Consultative Council's Moving Forward report examines workforce diversity, equity, and inclusion in the built environment. Read the report: nibs.org/movingforward

Congratulations to McKenzie Cleveland with Hampton University- Official! She is one of the 2022 recipients of the Betty ...
10/11/2022

Congratulations to McKenzie Cleveland with Hampton University- Official! She is one of the 2022 recipients of the Betty and Mort Marshall Memorial Scholarship!

It's ! It's important to practice safety and have a home plan.
10/11/2022

It's ! It's important to practice safety and have a home plan.

The new NIBS Quarterly Connection is available! View the October edition: nibs.org/news/nibs-quarterly-connection
10/11/2022

The new NIBS Quarterly Connection is available! View the October edition: nibs.org/news/nibs-quarterly-connection

10/10/2022
 was founded in 2016.
10/07/2022

was founded in 2016.

Mitigation protects lives, improves safety, prevents property loss, and decreases disruption of daily life. Learn more a...
10/07/2022

Mitigation protects lives, improves safety, prevents property loss, and decreases disruption of daily life. Learn more about our Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves report: nibs.org/mitigationsaves

NIBS supports the  industry and the advancement of modern manufacturing.
10/07/2022

NIBS supports the industry and the advancement of modern manufacturing.

10/06/2022

ASHRAE Draft Standard 224P, Standard for the Application of Building Information Modeling developed jointly with the National Institute of Building Sciences and based on the NIBS National BIM Guide for Owners is out for 45-day public review. The review period ends October 24. This standard builds on the premise that BIM is the means to several potentially valuable project delivery outcomes for the building owner. Access the document at osr.ashrae.org.

The 2021 Annual Report to the President of the United States is available! View the new edition: https://www.nibs.org/fi...
10/05/2022

The 2021 Annual Report to the President of the United States is available! View the new edition:https://www.nibs.org/files/pdfs/NIBS_AnnualReport_2021_ver02.pdf

NIBS initiated the U.S. National BIM Program to convene industry stakeholders to achieve critical digital transformation...
10/05/2022

NIBS initiated the U.S. National BIM Program to convene industry stakeholders to achieve critical digital transformation throughout the lifecycle of designing, constructing, and operating the built environment. Learn more at usbimprogram.nibs.org

Our 2022 award recipients reflect our mission to serve the nation by advancing building science to improve the built env...
10/04/2022

Our 2022 award recipients reflect our mission to serve the nation by advancing building science to improve the built environment. https://bit.ly/NIBSBI2022Awards

The Consultative Council's new Moving Forward report covers the great importance of a diverse and inclusive built enviro...
10/03/2022

The Consultative Council's new Moving Forward report covers the great importance of a diverse and inclusive built environment. Read the report at nibs.org/movingforward.

It's World Architecture Day!
10/03/2022

It's World Architecture Day!

BETEC members share knowledge of technologies regarding building safety, durability and resilience. Membership is compri...
10/03/2022

BETEC members share knowledge of technologies regarding building safety, durability and resilience. Membership is comprised of design professionals, contractors, manufacturers, educators, and organizations. Learn more at nibs.org/betec.

The NIBS Multi-Hazard Mitigation Council brings together experts to address the challenges associated with identifying a...
09/30/2022

The NIBS Multi-Hazard Mitigation Council brings together experts to address the challenges associated with identifying and implementing effective mitigation and community resilience practices. Learn more about how mitigation protects lives and improves safety: nibs.org/mitigationsaves

On the NIBS blog: Building Innovation Day 2 Session Highlights and Built Environment Awards https://bit.ly/BI2022Day2
09/30/2022

On the NIBS blog: Building Innovation Day 2 Session Highlights and Built Environment Awards https://bit.ly/BI2022Day2

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National Institute of Building Sciences brings together labor and consumer interests, government representatives, regulatory agencies, and members of the building industry to identify and resolve problems and potential problems that hamper the construction of safe, affordable housing and commercial structures throughout the country. NIBS is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization. It was established by Congress in 1974.

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There's still a month left in the hurricane season. Mitigation is key to minimizing the damage of future storms. Learn more at nibs.org/mitigationsaves
Our Consultative Council's Moving Forward report looks at the critical area of driving workforce diversity, equity, and inclusion in the built environment. View the report: nibs.org/movingforward
Have you seen the new issue of the NIBS Quarterly Connection? View the October edition: nibs.org/news/nibs-quarterly-connection
to our blog about the workforce: "We’re not just talking about structures, we’re talking about the viability of the community." https://www.nibs.org/blog/supporting-built-environment-workforce-nations-existing-buildings
The 2022 NIBS Distinguished Service award recipient is IEM's Bryan Koon! Thank you for your service to the nation's built environment.
ICYMI: Building Innovation 2022 on the NIBS blog: https://bit.ly/BI2022Day1 and https://bit.ly/BI2022Day2!
NIBS is proud to have a diverse and inclusive team.
The U.S. National BIM Program aims to transform lifecycle information management practices by creating and advancing the consistent adoption of next-gen information management standards. Learn more at usbimprogram.nibs.org
NIBS BIM Program Director Johnny Fortune discusses BIM standards and digital transformation trends in the U.S. built environment.
Early detection and knowledge save lives.
Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Defense Environmental Security Technology Certification Program, Slipstream developed this comprehensive training series. Learn more at wbdg.org/continuing-education/dod-courses/estcp
Prepare for the next natural disaster. Mitigation improves safety, prevents property loss, and decreases disruption of daily life. Learn more at nibs.org/mitigationsaves
Next week, NIBS' Roger Grant will speak at the buildingSMART International Standards Summit in Montreal. The panel will cover how to improve collaboration to learn from others and accelerate the transition to BIM. Learn more: buildingsmart.org/event/standards-summit-autumn-2022/
NIBS Chief Information Officer Bob Payn spoke today about resiliency and infrastructure at Chicago Build. Visit the team at Booth 534 at McCormick Place.
It's !
The 2022 NIBS Innovator Award recipient is Microsoft Bay Area's Silicon Valley Campus!
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