A giant, silver loop in Dubai will house the Museum of the Future

The museum's exterior will be decorated with verses of the Sheikh's poetry, according to the Wall Street Journal. 

Museums | March 05, 2015 | BD+C Staff

The Sheikh of Dubai hopes the $136 million museum will serve as an incubator for ideas and real designs—a global destination for inventors and entrepreneurs.

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March 04, 2014 | BD+C Staff

British architect Thomas Heatherwick has proposed to repurpose a grain silo into an art gallery in Cape Town, South A...

March 03, 2014 | Gamewell-FCI

Gamewell-FCI by Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announces the SpectrAlert® Advance Series of low-frequency fire alarm sounders...

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March 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Firm leaders remain leery about the availability of skilled workers, the state of government debt and deficits, and r...

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. 

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March 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Construction contractors and developers in New York state face $3 billion more in costs and 667 more accidents per ye...

March 03, 2014 | AIA Show Report
Andrew Hulse from SAGE Electrochromics highlights new capabilities for architects in the field that allow them to ‘test’...
March 03, 2014 | AIA Show Report
Stanley Yee, LEED AP, from Dow Corning highlights the company’s building envelope solutions at the 2014 AIA National Con...
 

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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March 03, 2014 | AIA Show Report
Tom Wingard of Nichiha discusses the Illumination Series and other products showcased at the 2014 AIA National Conventio...
March 03, 2014 | Sponsored Videos
Lisa Barnard from BASF emphasizes sustainable construction solutions and innovation.
March 03, 2014 | AIA Show Report
John Cross of the American Institute of Steel Construction talks about the industry's progress and where it's...
March 02, 2014 | Sponsored Videos
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March 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The terminal merges new technology and traditional regional architecture, notably in the fractal roof canopy that run...

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February 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Green Building Initiative has released “The Guiding Principles Compliance for New Construction,” for federal buil...

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February 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Metcalf spent more than $76 million on a military construction project and sued to recoup costs.

February 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 2015 draft of the Steel Joist Institute’s “Single Joist Standard Specification for K-, LH-, and DLH-Series and Jo...

February 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

David Adjaye and Daniel Libeskind are among the finalists for the National Holocaust Monument, planned near the Canad...

February 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 82-page report covers dozens of emerging trends in healthcare, commercial office, hospitality, tall buildings, an...

February 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Target's new San Rafael, Calif., location was built on the site of the former San Quentin prison dump. 

February 27, 2014 | DraperDNA

DraperDNA first to offer unique balance between traditional fundamentals and innovation to leaders in the B2B buildin...

February 27, 2014 | Coffman Engineers

In February, Coffman Engineers, a mid-sized, multidiscipline engineering firm, kicks off a series of events celebrati...

This CFD model depicts thermal stratification within a conference room to assess
February 27, 2014 | Jason Pfeiffer

From right-sizing mechanical systems to understanding the impact of design alternatives, CFD offers a host of benefit...

February 27, 2014 | PPG Glass Education Center

Glass is heat-treated for two reasons: the first is to increase its strength to resist external stresses such as wind...

February 27, 2014 | METALCON International

Visitors to the 24th METALCON International, slated for October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, will...

February 27, 2014 | Viega

Viega offers the only press fitting to transition from copper to PEX tubing, eliminating the need for solder or threa...

February 27, 2014 | PPG Industries

PPG Industries’ flat glass business has received $312,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop a dynam...

February 27, 2014 | Integrity from Marvin Windows and Doors

Integrity from Marvin Windows and Doors continues to lead in the Remodel & Replace market with the introduction o...

February 27, 2014 | WAC Lighting

Well-layered, warm ambient illumination is achieved with WAC Lighting’s new Slice and Dice LED flush mounts. These hi...

February 27, 2014 | Metal Construction Association

Two Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), one for Metal Composite Material Panels and one for  Roll Formed Steel...

February 27, 2014 | Bluebeam Software

The latest version of the company’s flagship solution better enables users in document-intensive industries to digita...

PocketCake's VRSCA (for Virtual Reality Simulation Converter Assembly) is three
February 27, 2014 | PocketCake

The company's Virtual Reality Simulation Converter Assembly is three times more powerful than the average high-perfor...

February 26, 2014 | SmithGroupJJR

SmithGroupJJR Senior Vice President Phil Tobey, FAIA, FACHA (and a long-time member of BD+C's Editorial Boar...

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