AIA-NJ Blog

Green Building Becoming The Norm

May 31, 2012

Reprinted from The Zweig Letter, Aril 30, 2012, Issue 957 Clients are now demanding features that make a statement and shave costs. By Liisa Sullivan Correspondent Editor’s note: Second of a two-part series marking Earth Day. Large-scale collaboration is seen as key to the continued growth of the booming green-building movement – a future where sustainable Read More

NJ Electric Code Update

May 29, 2012

From the AIA-NJ Code Committee Chair: On May 7, 2012, the New Jersey DCA adopted a new Electrical Code  –  The National Electrical Code, 2011 (NEC2011).   The six month grace period started on May 7th, and ends November 7, 2012.   Begin using the updated version of the electrical code on new projects before Read More

CANstruction – 14th Annual New Jersey Competition

May 29, 2012

14th annual New Jersey design/build competition 2012 – call for entries It starts with one can, to feed the hungry, to lift the spirit, to change the world. Can- struction is a charity committed to ending hunger, using “one can” as a catalyst for change. Every month, over 500,000 New Jerseyans access hunger reflief programs Read More

AIA-NJ & ASID Networking and Art Lighting Seminar

May 26, 2012

Networking has so many important benefits for you and your business.   On Thursday, June 7th you will have the opportunity to meet the newest members of ASID NJ, the “Class of 2012” which includes both designers and Industry Partners.   We look forward to joining the NJ AIA members who are invited to join us once Read More

AIA-NJ IRC Seminar – Last Call

May 24, 2012

AIA-NJ SEMINAR ON THE INTERNATIONAL RESIDENTIAL CODE NEW JERSEY EDITION • LAST CALL, GET IT WHILE YOU CAN! MAY 30, AND MAY 31, 2012 CROWNE PLAZA – JAMESBURG CROWNE PLAZA – SECAUCUS REGISTER ONLINE – www.aia-nj.org  SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW THE CODE… The International Residential Code New Jersey Edition has been adopted by DCA Read More

Take Action and Get Involved

May 22, 2012

AIA Convention Speakers to AIA members – Take Action and Get Involved Perhaps due to its location, the 2012 AIA National Convention and Design Exposition, held last week in Washington DC, seemed to particularly emphasize advocacy and the ability of architects to speak out on behalf of their profession. Members of the AIA who attended Read More

AIA Convention App and More

May 14, 2012

For those heading down to Washington DC later this week for the AIA 2012 National Convention there is an app available for your smart phones.  The updated convention schedule, plan your sessions, much more. Find out more or how to download online at aia.org Also, if you are part of the twitterverse be part of the conversation Read More

Canstruction Announces Winners of 19th Annual International Competition

May 13, 2012

Portland, OR (May 7, 2012) – Canstruction, Inc announced the seven winners of who received top honors for the 19th Annual Canstruction International Design Competition.   Of the seven awards, local AIA New Jersey and AIA Newark & Suburban based NK Architects entry “15 Minutes of Fame to Fight Hunger” earned the Best Use of Labels and, for Read More

BIM 101: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling

May 3, 2012

Building Contractors Association of New Jersey will be hosting BIM 101: An Introduction to Building Information Modeling on June 27, 2012 WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2012 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Earn 8 GBCI CE Hours or 8 AIA Learning Units Your Resource for Successful BIM Implementation Building Information Modeling (BIM) is changing the way projects are constructed. Read More

Young Architects at 2012 AIA National Convention

May 3, 2012

The AIA National Convention is a great place for architecture students, intern architects, and young architects to network with each other and learn from industry experts. Stop by the Emerging Professionals Lounge, sponsored byKaplan Architecture Education, at this year’s convention. Candidates for National Office will also engage with emerging professionals at the Emerging Professionals Lounge on Thursday, May 17, 2012, Read More

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