Building agency stresses STEM-wise workforce, code compliance in report to Congress
- Published: Monday, 02 June 2014 14:39
- Written by Concrete News
Source: National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS), Washington, D.C.
The NIBS 2013 report, Moving Forward: Findings and Recommendations from the Consultive Council, spans five key areas: The Building Workforce; Guidance on the Use of Non-Potable Water; Understanding the Energy/Water Nexus; Supporting the Existing State and Local Building Regulatory Infrastructure; and, Developing the Business Case for Private Sector Investment in Hazard Mitigation. Among recommendations in the eight-page document: