Some Contractors Equip Workers with Tools on the Job, New Shanghai Skyscraper to be World’s Highest Elevator Test Tower, and more, in this Week’s Round Up 5/9/16 – 5/13/16


Some contractors equip their workers with basic tools to use on the jobsite; whereas, others are required to purchase their own. This and more, in this week’s round up of building and construction industry news. 

Should You Supply Your Workers with Tools?

Fuse Alliance Launches Spark Awards

Emirates Green Building Council Lends Momentum to Achieve Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings in the UAE


One of the world's largest elevator manufacturers has unveiled plans to build a 270-meter-high skyscraper in Shanghai that will be dedicated to testing lifts. Read more about this and other architecture and design industry news, on the Build it Blog.

New Shanghai Skyscraper Set to Become World’s Highest Elevator Test Tower

The Psychology of Color: 8 Cool Blue Projects With Tranquil Undertones

Architects to Create Resilience Curriculum for Profession