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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Building Team | November 02, 2016 | AIA

Top films address accessibility for the disabled, 18th century urban planning, and a recycling facility that does mor...

Photo Credit: Rasmus Hjortshoej courtesy of Bjarke Ingels Group

Office Building Design | November 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building also marks the first BIG project in Philadelphia.

Oregon lumber provider unveils mass plywood panel for tall wood structures

Photo courtesy Freres Lumber

Wood | November 01, 2016 | Freres Lumber

Designed as an alternative for cross laminated timber (CLT), MPP is a large-scale plywood panel with maximum finished...

Photo courtesy Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Assoc.

Wood | November 01, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The species is first new U.S.-grown softwood to be tested for strength values since 1920s.

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High-rise Construction | November 01, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm has worked on almost half of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.

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Industry Research | November 01, 2016 | Perkins Eastman

Among the spotlight projects used as case studies for this white paper are C.C. Young, Dallas, Texas; Clark-Lindsey V...

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High-rise Construction | November 01, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The model is on display at the newly opened LEGOLAND Dubai.

Funding needs for airport improvements and growth are expected to be slightly down between the years 2017 and 2021, according to the Federal Aviation Administration's latest report to Congress. Image: Pixabay

Airports | November 01, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Latest report based on surveys of 3,340 existing and proposed public-use airports.

Rendering courtesy of Handel Architects

High-rise Construction | November 01, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will become the tallest residential tower in the city.

HVAC | October 31, 2016 | LG

It was imperative that the renovated building maintain its original appearance as a tribute to car culture – a vital...

Market Data | October 31, 2016 | ABC

The acceleration in real GDP growth was driven by a combination of factors, including an upturn in exports, a smaller...

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Building Team | October 31, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

All but four owners/developers on the list are located in the United Arab Emirates, China, or Hong Kong.

Rendering for the new Afganistan International Organization for Migration.

Healthcare Facilities | October 31, 2016 | Cannon Design Blog | Michael McManus

The communications challenges don’t even begin to compare to the inherent challenges of designing for a developing na...

Rendering courtesy of Visualhouse.

Mixed-Use | October 31, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Among the compromises, the 8150 Sunset Blvd. project will see its tallest residential tower reduced by 56 feet.

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High-rise Construction | October 28, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

Only one firm has worked on more than 10 of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.

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Market Data | October 28, 2016 | Rider Levett Bucknall

Rider Levett Bucknall’s Third Quarter 2016 USA Construction Cost Report puts the complete spectrum of construction se...

Rendering courtesy of astonmartin.com

Multifamily Housing | October 28, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The British automaker will partner with G and G Business Developments on the waterfront project.

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High-rise Construction | October 27, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm worked on over three times as many of the tallest buildings as the second place firm on the list.

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Urban Planning | October 27, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Drivers are worried the move will cause an increase in traffic congestion.

Rendering courtesy of Methanoia via ZHA

Cultural Facilities | October 27, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The futuristic curves that have become a staple for ZHA-designed buildings are also on full display.

Rendering courtesy of Heatherwick Studio

Urban Planning | October 27, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Construction on the $130 million project can now proceed as planned.

Applying modern energy codes to building envelope retrofits [AIA course]

Roofing contractors apply insulation to an existing building. Building Teams should review the potential for increased moisture accumulation, condensation, and freeze-thaw before routinely adding insulation to older buildings. Photos courtesy Hoffmann Architects

Green | October 27, 2016 | Bradley T. Carmichael, PE

When applying current energy codes to existing buildings, a number of issues arise, particularly where the building e...

Ultima® Total Acoustics™ ceiling panels (foreground) absorb noise in the lobby of the Inova Women’s and Children’s Hospital and prevent it from traveling into adjacent spaces. The MetalWorks™ RH200 ceiling panels (background) in a warm, wood-look finish impart a welcoming quality to the space while providing added noise control.
Healthcare Facilities | October 26, 2016 | Armstrong Ceilings

A myriad of acoustical ceiling solutions aid in patient comfort and recuperation.

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Codes and Standards | October 26, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Only 4% of projects have met the 70% energy savings target.

Office Building Design | October 26, 2016 | LPA Blog | Karen Thomas, CID / LEED AP BD+C

With a continued focus on providing more with less, companies across all industries are continually driving their wor...

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Wood | October 26, 2016 | Mark Halverson |

Fast-rising designers Ben Kasdan and Blake Jackson offer candid perspectives from both coasts on the merits—and chall...

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High-rise Construction | October 26, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

The top firm has worked on almost one-fifth of the 100 tallest buildings in the world.

Photo: Hufton & Crow via Zaha Hadid Architects

Office Building Design | October 26, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The office is located in Moscow’s southern district.

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