Seattle gets a peak at Amazon’s latest plans for its downtown complex

Renderings courtesy Graphite Design Group

Office Building Design | January 26, 2015 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The online retailer is seeking permits to build on a fourth city block that would include 835,200 sf of office space.

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Pilkington Profilit wave with TGP ProColor in bronze metallic

Pilkington Profilit wave with TGP ProColor in bronze metallic

September 03, 2014 | Technical Glass Products Sponsored Content

For design professionals seeking glazing with a durable and colorfast appearance, Technical Glass Products now offers Pilkington Profilit with TGP...

September 03, 2014 | Adolfson & Peterson

Whitney succeeds interim CEO Steven Pinney, who has held the interim role since CEO Doug Jaeger stepped down in December 2013. 

Berea Colleges Deep Green residence hall, designed by Hastings+Chivetta Archi

Berea Colleges Deep Green residence hall, designed by Hastings+Chivetta Architects. Photo: courtesy Hastings+Chivetta Archite

September 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Gensler, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction firms. 

Morton Buildings is the national leader in custom post-frame construction. With an expansive network of resources and an ongoing commitment to innovation within the industry, Morton has earned its reputation that has lasted for generations.

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September 02, 2014 | BQE Sponsored Content

Understanding effective project management helps many big and small organizations to carry out large-scale projects on time, on budget and with les...

September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

As part of Copenhagen's effort to turn an industrial seaport into a bustling neighborhood, Danish architecture firm COBE was invited to convert a g...

Photo credit: Robert Breazeale, FEMA Photo Library/Wikimedia Commons

Photo credit: Robert Breazeale, FEMA Photo Library/Wikimedia Commons

September 02, 2014 | Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies

The number of adults in the U.S. aged 50 and over is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030. But housing that is affordable, physically accessible...

All photos: courtesy Valspar

All photos: courtesy Valspar

September 02, 2014 | Valspar Sponsored Content

The building’s custom-fabricated wall panels look like copper, but are actually flat metal sheets coated with Valspar’s signature Fluropon Copper P...

Renderings courtesy Golden Age Group

Renderings courtesy Golden Age Group

September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for Melbourne's tallest residential tower have been released by Elenberg Fraser Architects. Using an optically transformative façade and bota...

View of the restored south elevation of New York City Hall. The renovation is th

View of the restored south elevation of New York City Hall. The renovation is the first comprehensive rehabilitation of New York

September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Clark Group, Fluor, and HOK top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest federal government design and construction firms, as reported in the 2014 G...

Photos: courtesy Brasfield & Gorrie

Photos: courtesy Brasfield & Gorrie

August 29, 2014 | Brasfield & Gorrie

Adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park, the three-story, 94,250-sf attraction is designed to celebrate the tradi...

The design involves two separate buildings: a theater and museum. Renderings: co

The design involves two separate buildings: a theater and museum. Renderings: courtesy Thomas Phifer and Architects

August 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The design includes a stage that opens onto the city's Parade Square, so anyone passing by will be able to see performances. 

Around Manhattan Boat Tour. Photo: courtesy SailNYC

Around Manhattan Boat Tour. Photo: courtesy SailNYC

August 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The tour, which will circumnavigate Manhattan, will provide U40 Summit attendees with information about the history and architectural details of nu...

Renderings courtesy Stantec

Renderings courtesy Stantec

August 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

At 227 meters, Stantec Tower will be the tallest building in the city, dwarfing the two next-tallest: Epcor Tower and Manulife Tower. 

August 28, 2014 | USGBC

The groups will apply technical and science-based approaches to the LEED green building program.

OnaltiDokuz, Istanbul, Sultan Ahmed Mosque

The high-rise development can be seen looming behind the 17th Century Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque.

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Citing negative effects to a world heritage site, the Turkish central government has ruled that the recently completed OnaltiDokuz Residence towers...

Hord Coplan Macht led the team for the renovation and expansion of the SECU Aren

Hord Coplan Macht led the team for the renovation and expansion of the SECU Arena at Towson University. Sasaki Associates served

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Populous, AECOM, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design and construction firms, as reported in the 2014 Gia...

Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright School at risk of losing accreditation
August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Frank Lloyd School of Architecture may be stripped of its ability to confer Master of Architects students based on a revised by-law of the High...

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A study examining what architects can learn from children, especially during the design process, is being carried out through the University of She...

Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University

Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University

August 27, 2014 | AECOM and Ohio University

More than 80% of college athletic directors plan to make significant investments in facilities over the next five years to target potential recruit...

August 27, 2014 | Cruzan

Cruzan announced make, a 175,000-square-foot office redevelopment project on the coast of Carlsbad, Calif. Cruzan will usher this next generation o...

Photo: courtesy Leidos

Photo: courtesy Leidos

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, Jacobs, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest industrial sector design and construction firms, as reported in the 2014 Gi...

Local architects design a Sky Street for Shenzhen Bay City competition

Local architects design a Sky Street for Shenzhen Bay City competition

August 26, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The design for a new complex in Shenzhen’s bay area consists of highly reflective glass towers, expansive garden space, and a horizontal glass stru...

August 26, 2014 |

The second annual report reviews the company’s manufacturing and business processes, as well as its product portfolio, to measure the effectiveness...

Photos: James Steinkamp, Steinkamp Photography

Photos: James Steinkamp, Steinkamp Photography

August 26, 2014 | Perkins+Will

With its sloping grass-covered green roof, the two-story building is at the intersection of the two historic original Western Reserve University an...

Atascadero City Hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003.

Atascadero City Hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003. Reconstruction renewed the buildings stability,

August 26, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham

The landmark city hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003. Reconstruction renewed the building’s stability, restored its ext...

Cincinnati Art Museum - Longworth Wing Renovation. Building Team: emersion DESIG

Cincinnati Art Museum - Longworth Wing Renovation. Building Team: emersion DESIGN (architect, structural engineer); Advanced Eng

August 26, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Arup, Gensler, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of design and construction firms with the most revenue from cultural facility projects, as reported...

Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.

Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.

August 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Large portions of some skyscrapers are useless space used to artificially enhance their height, according to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urba...

August 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff 
Choosing from 30,000 photos he took from the day construction began in 2006 to the day when construction was finished in 2012, Brooklyn-based pho...
Photo: Zaha Hadid Architects

Photo: Zaha Hadid Architects

August 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Hadid claims the reviewer falsely implied her indifference toward the plight of migrant workers in the Middle East, including those working on her...

August 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Mark Domino, the son-in-law of developer Douglas Durst, has developed an app, called Spireworks, that allows anyone with a smartphone to change the...

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