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  • Pre-Construction Student Team Takes Second Place in 2022 ASC Competition
    by Alexander Schreyer on November 14, 2022 at 11:00 am

    As in years past, BCT participated in the 2022 Annual Associated Schools of Construction Region 1 Student Competition in Albany, NY this past weekend with two teams. Under Prof. Romero’s expert mentoring and with several months of hard work behind them, the Pre-Construction Team (shown in the image above) took home a stellar second place The post Pre-Construction Student Team Takes Second Place in 2022 ASC Competition appeared first on Building and Construction Technology.

  • Register Now for BCT’s Winter ’22 Online Courses
    by Alexander Schreyer on October 31, 2022 at 7:30 pm

    The BCT program is offering two online courses this winter term that are open to anyone (matriculated students as well as professionals). You can now enroll for those through the UMass University Without Walls (UWW) system. See below for details: This is an intensive course designed for those interested in pursuing the LEED Accredited Professional The post Register Now for BCT’s Winter ’22 Online Courses appeared first on Building and Construction Technology.

  • New Book from Alexander Schreyer: Fundamentals of Residential Construction
    by Alexander Schreyer on October 6, 2022 at 11:00 am

    Director of the Building and Construction Technology program is the lead author of a new book Alexander Schreyer, director of the Building and Construction Technology program at UMass Amherst, is the lead author of the recently updated “Fundamentals of Residential Construction,” the most authoritative resource on the topic. This newest, fifth edition is thoroughly revised The post New Book from Alexander Schreyer: Fundamentals of Residential Construction appeared first on Building and Construction Technology.