• Green Roofs: A Sustainable Strategy

    Provides an overview of green roof systems including the types, benefits, components and related standards, as well as a discussion on how green roofs mitigate urban heat island effect and reduce stormwater run-off.
  • What Makes a Thermoplastic Roof Sustainable?

    Provides an overview of the features, benefits, and life cycle impacts of thermoplastic PVC roofing membranes that makes it a sustainable product.
  • Lead Shielding: Radiation Protection Solutions

    Provides an overview of radiation and the basics of radiation protection, as well as discussions on the types, characteristics and specification considerations of various radiation shielding products.
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    Fulfill your credentialing maintenance requirements. Visit Hill-Rom's continuing education page to view their course offerings.
  • The Future of High-Performance Fenestration

    Provides an overview of fenestration systems that incorporate thermally broken frames, enhanced glass coatings, and high performance warm edge spacers, as well as a discussion on energy, codes/regulations and the impact of high performance fenestration on sustainability.
  • ADA-Compliant Solid Surface Shower Compartment & Lavatory Design

    Provides an overview of ADA-compliant design requirements for shower compartments and lavatory tops using solid surface materials - from planning and design to installation.
  • Factory Preblended Mortar for Masonry Construction

    Provides an overview of the components, features, benefits, and manufacturing of factory preblended mortar, including a discussion of specification standards and considerations when selecting mortar.
  • Louver Design & Performance: From Basic to Extreme

    Provides an overview of the aesthetics, performance and weather resistance features of a variety of louver designs from the basic to the extreme.
  • Specifying Stock Components for Architectural Metal Work

    The course includes a discussion on: how to choose the best material for your job; available systems and their components; engineering data and the formulas to provide safe installations.
  • Insulated Concrete Forms

    Provides an overview of ICF design, construction and environmental benefits.

Breaking News

Hanley Wood Exhibitions acquired by Informa PLC

Hanley Wood Exhibitions acquired by Informa PLC

High profile shows such as AIA's annual Conference and Expo, Greenbuild, World of Concrete, International Surfaces will now be owned by UK-based Informa PLC.

In a press release Peter Goldstone, Hanley Wood's Chief Executive Officer, expressed his gratitude to the employees of the department and offered his "heartfelt appreciation and best wishes for the future." Stephen A. Carter, Group Chief Executive of Informa, said in the same release that the shows "will become a key component of our Global Exhibitions Division."

The deal is expected to close by the end of 2014 at which time the former Hanley Wood division will be rebranded as Informa Exhibitions US.

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