Downloaded by thousands: This popular report addresses the inherited costs of the design-bid-build process, as related to the often mission-critical stage of steel joist and deck design.read more
The University of Chicago's David M. Rubenstein Forum. Courtesy Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Click here to enlarge.
With a two-story base and 165-foot tower, the Rubenstein Forum will have room for informal meetings, lectures, and other university events.read more
The standard requires federal agencies to use earthquake-resistant design provisions in current building codes.
The Florida museum is adding gallery space, an auditorium, great hall, and a 20,000-sf garden.
Report covers 87% of U.S. population.
Hundreds of buildings may have to be demolished.
One of VOA Associates' strengths is the cultural and entertainment sector, and its recent work includes the renovation and expansion of the Museum of Arts and Sciences in Daytona, Fla., pictured above. Merging its operations with Stantec brings together companies with “a commitment to design,” says VOA's Chairman Mike Toolis. Image: VOA Associates
This deal reflects an industry where consolidation is a strategic necessity for more firms.
Starting with Manhattan, the company hopes to expand to other cities, villages, and "suburban cul-de-sacs" with its d...
The American Institute of Architects’ semi-annual Consensus Construction Forecast indicates a growth of 8% in constru...
AIA Fellowship recognizes significant contributions to profession of architecture and society.
The declaration was issued in response to Winter Storm Jonas which dumped over 18 inches of snow in parts of the stat...
The 57-story Elysee Miami will offer residents impeccable views and plenty of amenities.
Spending on lodging construction, like the expansive renovation of the Intercontinental New York Barclay pictured above, should increase by 10.8% to $23.4 billion in 2016. Total spending on nonresidential building is projected to grow this year by 13.7% to $439.2 billion, according to Gilbane. Image: Shawmut Design and Construction
But finding skilled workers continues to be a problem and could inflate a project's costs.
Perkins Eastman joins 100RC group of Platform Partners to offer resilience-building services to member cities.
Says study did not account for owner-initiated scope changes.
Architects submitted projects that redeveloped key parts of the city and incorporated green space features.
Sees positive signs for construction and investment growth in warehouses, offices, and retail
Admits to using inside information to gain VA contracts in Cleveland
U-Haul truck rental costs are a good early predictor of migration trends in the U.S.
The Spiral will be a 65-story tower with a half-mile’s worth of green space wrapped around its exterior.
Ranking the nation’s largest architecture, engineering, and construction firms. Giants 300 surveys are due Friday, Ap...
After a strong 2015, demand for fire resistive glass continues to grow
Trim-Tex Wall Mounted Deflection Bead features a coextruded flexible gasket that compresses under deflection pressure...
The manuals provide information on preventing, reducing fire losses in buildings under construction.
The Aspen Art Museum, Scott Family Amazeum, and Whitetail Woods Regional Park Camper Cabins are among the projects ho...
BD+C’s new Movers+Shapers program will honor AEC/O industry stalwarts. Honorees will be profiled in the June 2016 iss...
The 2016 Reconstruction Awards recognize the best reconstructed, renovated, or remodeled projects, based on overall d...
The Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, which opened in late January, contains a theater, lab, and gallerie...
Philip Johnson once called the Frank Gehry-designed Guggenheim Museum Bilbao “the greatest building of our time.” Photo: Wikimedia Commons
From the E.V. Haughwout Building (first passenger elevator) to the Sackett-Wilhelms printing plant (first building wi...
Using advanced design computation, a design team demonstrates how to ‘erase’ a building’s shadows.
A 230,000-sm factory in China’s Hunan province spent several months producing modules for the 57-story J57 Mini Sky City tower, in Changsha. Using advanced prefabrication techniques, China-based contractor Broad Sustainable Building erected the tower in less than three weeks. Photos courtesy Broad Sustainable Building
A prefab construction company in China built a 57-story tower in 19 days. Here’s how they did it.
With his $5 billion, 13.6 million-sf Gigafactory, Tesla’s Elon Musk seeks to change the economics of battery energy s...