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14 03, 2011

AIA Billings Index Holds Steady in January

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The AIA Architecture Billings Index, a key indicator of construction activity, leveled off in January after strengthening late in 2010, the American Institute of Architects reported. But the index suggested that demand for design services was at least holding steady. The AIA said the January ABI score was 50.0, down from a reading of 53.9 [...]

11 03, 2011

Get ready for Architect Barbie

By |2019-04-30T23:32:14+00:00March 11th, 2011|Paint Doctor News|0 Comments

What on earth? Yup, that’s what we said. Mattel Inc. has announced plans for Architect Barbie – “complete with hard hat and blueprints” to be the latest addition to the toymaker’s “Barbie I can be…” line of dolls. With the debut of Architect Barbie this summer, Mattel will spotlight architecture as its “Career of [...]