Rendering courtesy of Saúl Ajuria Fernández 

Drones | December 07, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project was designed by Saúl Ajuria Fernández as part of his master’s degree in architecture.

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Market Data | November 17, 2016 | AIA

Decline in new design contracts suggests volatility in design activity to persist.

Rendering courtesy of Moreau Kusunoki Architectes / Guggenheim Helsinki.

Museums | November 17, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum’s fate will be decided with a final vote on a new proposal.

Image courtesy SOM / © Smilodon

Higher Education | November 17, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building marks the first purpose built structure for cyber studies based at an academy.

IrisVR's Scope product allows users to share 360-degree panoramas with a mobile phone and Google Cardboard or Gear VR. Image: Courtesy IrisVR

Virtual Reality | November 16, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

IrisVR offers two new products to simplify and enhance the application of virtual reality for designing projects.

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Reconstruction Awards | November 16, 2016 | BD+C Staff

St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Lovejoy Wharf, and the Bay Area Metro Center are just a few of the projects recognized as 20...

The data center can scale to 24 MW. QTS prefers to retrofit rather than build new. Mark Weirda / Cultivate Studios.

Reconstruction Awards | November 16, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Photo: Shawn Collins, flickr Creative Commons

Office Building Design | November 16, 2016 | BIG

The headquarters will be located at Kings Cross, London.

Developer Related Beal landed Converse as the sole tenant for the Hoffman Building. The adaptive reuse secured LEED Gold certification and $9.9 million in tax relief over a 25-year period. © Gustav Hoiland / Flagship Photo.

Reconstruction Awards | November 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

After demolishing the rotten wood wharf, Suffolk Construction (GC) built a new 30,000-sf landscaped quay, now known a...

Leo A Daly and Broadcast Building Co. designed a box-within-a-box to isolate KETV’s news studio from the noise and vibration of a nearby active rail line. © 2016 Visko Hatfield

Reconstruction Awards | November 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

The 1898 Greek Revival train terminal, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974, had been...

November 15, 2016 | Powered by Owens Corning

Incorporating more fire containment tactics to building enclosures benefits both architects and end user occupants al...

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Rendering courtesy of Under Armour

Office Building Design | November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The campus will be located in Baltimore’s $5.5 billion Port Covington redevelopment project.

Rendering courtesy of Bjarke Ingels Group and Silvio d’Ascia Architecture

Transit Facilities | November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Bjarke Ingels Group and Silvio d’Ascia Architecture teamed up to create the winning submission.

Rendering courtesy of Santiago Calatrava

Building Team | November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Three more major firms are making a permanent home in Dubai.

Rendering courtesy of Stefano Boeri Architetti

Hotel Facilities | November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel looks to create a symbiosis between man, nature, and architecture.

The Washington Post's nerve center. Image © Garrett Rowland.

Office Building Design | November 14, 2016 | GenslerOn | Sumita Arora, Co-Leader of Gensler’s Global Media Practice

The converged environment is a live-streaming workplace, a zone where news and content flow continuously and...

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Codes and Standards | November 14, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Federal prohibition complicates the picture.

Pepper Construction and Booth Hansen Architecture worked with Chicago Landmarks Commission officials to identify historic elements in the Three Arts Club. Original wood doors and windows were restored. Windows on the upper floors were replaced with fenestration that matched the historic profile of the originals. Photo: © 2015 RH

Reconstruction Awards | November 14, 2016 | BD+C Staff

On the exterior of the building, masonry and terra cotta were revitalized, and ugly fire escapes on the south façade...

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Codes and Standards | November 14, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The approved measures will create new rail lines and permanent housing.

The 16-foot-high basketball court in the Seattle Children’s outpatient center is used for pediatric sports medicine and orthopedic care services. Photo courtesy of Aaron Leitz.

Reconstruction Awards | November 14, 2016 | John Caulfied, Senior Editor

The hospital was attracted to the big box’s footprint: one level with wide spans between structural columns, which wo...

The sanctuary of Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue in New York was restored following a massive fire five years ago. All photos: Chris Cooper / Chris Cooper Photographer Inc.

Reconstruction Awards | November 14, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The blaze left the 110-year-old synagogue a charred shell, its structural integrity severely compromised. 

Courtesy of Zaha Hadid Architects

Sports and Recreational Facilities | November 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The architects say the project will be the greenest soccer stadium in the world once completed.

Carole C. Wedge, FAIA, LEED AP, President, Shepley Bulfinch and Chair, AIA Large Firm Round Table

November 12, 2016 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Carole C. Wedge, FAIA, LEED AP, President of Shepley Bulfinch, has assumed the chairmanship of the AIA Large Firm Rou...

LA Fitness is just one of Fabcon’s repeat customers.

Concrete | November 11, 2016 | Fabcon

It’s difficult for other construction methods to match Fabcon’s speed, especially when weather is a determining facto...

Even though the Seaholm Power Plant has been out of operation since 1989, its iconic stacks still define the Seaholm District, which includes a 30-story residential condominium high-rise and low-rise retail/office space. The central plaza is illuminated by a custom responsive light installation coordinated by the city of Austin’s Art and Public Places program. Courtesy of Casey Dunn Photography.

Reconstruction Awards | November 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The power plant was on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.

The Grand Lobby is accented by original millwork that was reinstalled after the columns were structurally reinforced. Courtesy Brad Pogatetz Photography

Reconstruction Awards | November 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Built in 1893 for the World’s Columbian Exposition, the CAA was an exclusive social club founded by leading figures i...

Rendering courtesy of Adjaye Associates via The Illuminated River Foundation

Architects | November 11, 2016 |

The competition is searching for the best design for lighting the bridges of central London.

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Market Data | November 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The relevance of brand recognition has always been debatable in the B2B universe. With notable exceptions like BASF,...

November 11, 2016 | Powered by Huber Engineered Woods

Building Teams improve their moisture management in building envelopes with new solutions

Fireframes® Curtainwall Series replaces drywall.

Fire-Rated Products | November 10, 2016 | Technical Glass Products

The space, which the firm hoped to use as a gathering place for employees and clients, had no access to daylight. ...

Fire-Rated Products | November 10, 2016 | Bill O'Keeffe |

SuperLite II-XLM is a fire resistive multi-laminate glass product that meets ASTM E-119/UL 263/NFPA 251 and CAN/ULC S...

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