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Industry Research | October 25, 2016 | HOK/CoreNet Global

“Although coworking space makes up less than one percent of the world’s office space, it represents an important workforce trend and highlights the strong desire of today’s employees to have workplace choices, community and flexibility,” says Kay Sargent, Director of WorkPlace at HOK.

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Members of the Building Team for the 700,000-sf addition to the Banner University Medical Center Tucson meet at the co-location office in Tucson, Ariz. Pictured (l. to r.): Kristian Watkins, Project Manager, Banner Health; Dan Dupaix, Director of Facilities, Banner Health; Alison Rainey, AIA, Director, Shepley Bulfinch; Elizabeth Spelman, AIA, RA, LEED AP, Senior Architect, Shepley Bulfinch; and Mark Barkenbush, Senior Project Executive, Banner Health. Photo: © 2016 Kat Nania Kendon / Shepley Bulfinch.

BIM and Information Technology | September 15, 2016 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Experts share tips and tricks for maximizing cross-team collaboration.

Google is one of the major companies to implement a formal unconscious bias training program. Photo: Shawn Collins, flickr Creative Commons

Architects | September 15, 2016 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Companies are tapping into the latest research in psychology and sociology to advance their diversity and inclusion e...

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

The hotel will provide a four-star experience to guests during baseball season and, just as importantly, during the o...

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Steel Construction and Products | September 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The installation is designed by British architect Thomas Heatherwick and will be the centerpiece of the $200 million...

Project area with HMFH’s “joyous” color treatment. Photo: Ed Wonsek / Courtesy HMFH Architects

Education Facility | September 14, 2016 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

HMFH has designed three elementary schools based on the premise that project-based activities promote engagement, cri...

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Museums | September 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum includes models from Japanese architects including Shingeru Ban, Kengo Kuma, and Riken Yamamoto.

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Museums | September 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Construction of the museum relied heavily on state funding, which has officially been denied.

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Healthcare Facilities | September 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will combine three aging hospitals into one complex.

Coatings | September 13, 2016 | Valspar

The 26-story hotel spanning 96,000 square-feet needed a way to not only differentiate itself among the sea of other h...

The massive DAYTONA Rising Project in progress.

Reconstruction & Renovation | September 13, 2016 | Bluebeam

Daytona International Speedway has undergone a $400 million full-scale makeover to update the facilities first built...

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Energy | September 13, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The gathering will address climate change and new sources of energy.

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Cultural Facilities | September 13, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The cube-shaped building is clad in translucent book-matched marble.

City Point Brooklyn - Food Hall Study images.

Designers | September 13, 2016 | GenslerOn | Toshi Kasai, Design Director, Hospitality Architecture, Gensler

Food halls have not only become an economical solution for restauranteurs and chefs experiencing skyrocketing retail...

The Campus North Residential Commons, located at the north edge of the University of Chicago's campus in the Windy City's Hyde Park section, is meant to create a “gateway” for students and the community alike. Image: Tom Harris Photography/courtesy of the University of Chicago

University Buildings | September 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Abundant common spaces give students more chances to interact.

The lobby of Jackson National Life Insurance’s headquarters in Lansing, Mich., features a prominent stairwell that encourages occupants to take extra steps instead of using the elevator. Active design tactics like grand staircases are central to any wellness program. The renovation and 230,000-sf expansion of this building included a fitness center flooded with daylight, a green roof, and designated wetlands and extensive woodlands surrounding the site. Photo courtesy of Gresham Smith & Partners.

Designers | September 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Can design innovation improve the health and well-being of occupants? Do health and happiness enhance productivity? N...

Buckhead Park Over GA400, say its proponents, would offer Atlantans safe, easy, and efficient access to many of this district's amenities. Image: Rogers Partners Architects + Urban Designers/Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects

Urban Planning | September 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The half-mile thoroughfare would connect to surrounding streets and companies.

Image courtesy of OMA/Ole Scheeren

High-rise Construction | September 12, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

At 1,030 feet tall, MahaNakhon Tower’s height is only outdone by its arresting design.

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Industry Research | September 12, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

A study finds the impact can be as much as 25% per year.

Coatings | September 12, 2016 | Jeff Alexander |

Fluropon Effects Rustica features a natural, polychromatic color palette that has never before been available in 70 p...

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Building Design+Construction is looking for a few special Greenbuild 2016 attendees to join our team of Spec...

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Education Facility | September 09, 2016 | AIA

The best new learning centers showcase latest design trends in education.

Image courtesy of Aedas

Mixed-Use | September 09, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

With a bookstore at the heart of the development, the project looks to exemplify an ancient Chinese proverb that says...

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Legislation | September 08, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Missouri is the latest to enact design-build legislation.

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Office Building Design | September 08, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 18-story building is designed to resemble a moss-covered river pebble in Taipei’s Nangang District.

Rendering courtesy of LMNB via ArchDaily

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

According to the architects, Maison Edouard François, the project will act as a new green lung for the densely popula...

The 67-story Spire London will have separate entrances for tenants of affordable and pricier apartments. At 771 feet high, it would be Europe's tallest residential tower. Image: Greenland Group

High-rise Construction | September 08, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

China’s Greenland Group is the developer of four of the world’s 10 largest skyscrapers

Sustainability | September 08, 2016 | HDR BLiNK | Lynn Mignola

When it comes to design we are in the business of imagining what could be, not necessarily what is, writes HDR's Lynn...

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

The updates address industry confusion over how to handle the issue.

Designers | September 08, 2016 | PDR Blog | Karen Wetmore

Karen Wetmore, Lead Designer at PDR, talks about what’s trending with materials and colors in the workplace.

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