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Office Building Design | December 06, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The campus’s new ‘front door’ is designed to immerse visitors and employees into the company’s global commerce.

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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. 

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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...

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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...

Healthcare Facilities | November 10, 2016 | Rider Levett Bucknall Blog | Dave Powers, Associate, Rider Levett Bucknall

While the benefits of intelligently deployed technology are abundantly clear to both designers and healthcare end-use...

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Mixed-Use | November 10, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The development will be highly accessible and provide ‘humanism’ to the area.

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Building Technology | November 10, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The computational model is being tested on MIT’s Green Building.

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Building Technology | November 10, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 100-unit tower will incorporate healthy living enhancements from The Wellness Habitat Company.

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Codes and Standards | November 09, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The EPD now includes 88 companies, 72 mixes.

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Codes and Standards | November 09, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The 'no net loss’ prediction now seems unrealistic.

Higher Education | November 09, 2016 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Derek Newby

Universities value an active and vibrant campus, and wish to create places that welcome newcomers and offer support....

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Building Tech | November 09, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The pods can reach speeds of up to 1,100 kilometers per hour.

Adaptive Reuse | November 09, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project received $3.8 million in public financing in exchange for constructing units for residents earning less t...

Coatings | November 08, 2016 | ALPOLIC

Lions Park was the largest shared space for a community of about 2,400.

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Codes and Standards | November 08, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The guide provides assistance on assessment and rehab.

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Industry Research | November 08, 2016 | Urban Land Institute

Austin was followed on the list by Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas and Portland, Ore.

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Mixed-Use | November 08, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Applications for the program are currently being accepted.

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Museums | November 08, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum will be two blocks from the National Mall and three blocks from the Capitol.

Costa Rica Convention Center. Image © Gensler

Building Team | November 07, 2016 | GenslerOn | Lorraine Francis, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Biomimicry takes inspiration from nature’s form, processes, and ecosystems to solve human problems. This design metho...

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