Plans for a new condo tower in New York create a ‘communal ecosystem’ for residents

Rendering courtesy Perkins+Will

Multifamily Housing | March 31, 2015 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The conceptual plans for a 700-foot-tall, 65-story condominium tower in New York City were unveiled in early March by its architect, Perkins+Will.

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January 31, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said it would extend the comment period for a proposal that would r...

January 31, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Using LEED certification as a marketing tool is perceived by developers to be a successful tool, and this has pushed...

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January 31, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing’s PV Taskforce is releasing the first public draft of PV Racking a...

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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January 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff 

In an ideal world, every office employee would have a beautiful view from his or her desk. While no one can make that...

Kansas City is among the metros participating in the new City Energy Project, an
January 30, 2014 | City Energy Project / NRDC

Organizers say combined initiative could cut as much climate-change pollution as generated by 1 million cars every ye...

 
January 30, 2014 | SAFTI FIRST

When the Cincinnati Art Museum embarked on an $11 million renovation, the architects wanted the entrance and main sta...

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January 30, 2014 | Lee Asher and Chris Bodnar, CBRE Healthcare

Despite the shake up stemming from the Affordable Care Act, 2014 will be an active year in healthcare capital markets...

January 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A grand atrium, reaching some 30 stories, highlights the contemporary, bright-white design scheme unveiled this week...

Photo: Greg Goebel via Wikimedia Commons
January 29, 2014 | AIA

AIA's Consensus Construction Forecast, a survey of the nation’s leading construction forecasters, is projecting that...

Central components to the plan include the addition of meeting, research, and te
January 29, 2014 | University of Notre Dame

The $400 million Campus Crossroads Project will add more than 750,000 sf of academic, student life, and athletic spac...

Joshua Flowers, AIA, is among the 18 winners of the 2014 AIA Young Architects Aw
January 29, 2014 | AIA

Three recent BD+C "40 Under 40" winners are among the outstanding young architects recognized by the AIA.

January 28, 2014 | Star Building Systems

A new white paper from Star Building Systems outlines the benefits of metal buildings for public and private school b...

The Honeycomb building will overlook the marina on one side and a plaza on the o
January 28, 2014 | BIG

BIG + HKS + MDA have unveiled the design for the new Honeycomb building and adjacent plaza in The Bahamas –...

Kingdom Tower, set to become the worlds next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,
January 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff and CTBUH

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction forecast for the worldwi...

The Spring Learning Centre in Hong Kong was one of two Best of Category winners
January 28, 2014 | International Interior Design Association

The International Interior Design Association released the winners of its 4th Annual Global Excellence Awards. Here's...

January 28, 2014 | Leopardo Companies

The new mixed-use headquarters includes a museum, broadcast studios, conference facilities, office spaces, and, oh ye...

Renderings and plans courtesy New Wave Architecture
January 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Forget the rock climbing wall. A developer in Iran is building a rock climbing hall. That's right, an entire...

January 27, 2014 | Advanced Arch Grilles
Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian is dedicated to performance, and the team is pleased to announce new partn...
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January 26, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The expansion of a tax-abatement program for green roofs under New York state law doubles the previous maximum benefi...

Yale School of Management, Edward P. Evans Hall. All images: Foster + Partners.
January 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Edward P. Evans Hall, the new home of the Yale School of Management, has opened for business. The 242,000-sf facility...

A new report suggests strategies for effective multifamily residential developme
January 24, 2014 | Urban Land Institute / Enterprise Community Partners

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3 Civic Plaza, Vancouver, BC, paved the way for a partnership between ZGF and Co
January 24, 2014 |

ZGF has announced the formal establishment of a Vancouver, British Columbia, presence in partnership with Cotter Arch...

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January 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Proposed legislation to further regulate the building of micro apartments has triggered appeals from community activi...

January 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Pennsylvania Department of Education owes about $1 billion to numerous school districts for about 350 state-appro...

January 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Tests showed winds can cause photovoltaic panels to destroy waterproof membranes. 

January 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Some 1,500 concrete structures built in Los Angeles before 1980 could be vulnerable to earthquakes, according to Univ...

January 23, 2014 | National Institute of Building Sciences

The National Institute of Building Sciences honored its 2013 award winners at an Annual Reception and Awards Banquet...

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