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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The 450,000-sf Jerome L. Greene Science Center, which opens officially next spring, is the centerpiece of Columbia University's 17-acre, $6.3 billion Manhattanville campus in New York. This campus's design and programming emphasize the university's connection to the surrounding neighborhood.  Image: BD+C

University Buildings | October 25, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Transparency to the surrounding community played a big role in the campus’s design.

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Codes and Standards | October 25, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

According to advocates, communities should consider increased resiliency.

Photo courtesy of Ari Burling via HOK.

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 work...

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High-rise Construction | October 25, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Residents are beginning to question if the tower, which exists in a major earthquake fault zone, is safe.

Multifamily Housing | October 25, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Lumiere Developments says the building will generate enough energy to offer residents ‘Free Energy For Life.’

Drones | October 25, 2016 | Doug Clark |

People in the construction business are finding all sorts of great applications for drones, including the inspection...

Roofing | October 24, 2016 | Duro-Last

Designers for the project initially thought patching and repairs would be sufficient for the 35-year-old, 17,000 squa...

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Codes and Standards | October 24, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Commercial and residential structures are both included in the total.

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Codes and Standards | October 24, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The 2016 list bears a strong resemblance to the 2015 list.

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Market Data | October 24, 2016 | Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Outlook Report predicts moderate growth for most project types – single family housing, commercial and institut...

Architects | October 24, 2016 | AAP

The AAP recognizes the most outstanding architecture worldwide across three disciplines: architecture, interior desig...

70-million electron volt cyclotron 

Healthcare Facilities | October 24, 2016 | Viega

The 70 MeV, 140-ton cyclotron was manufactured by Ion Beam Applications (IBA) in Belgium. 

Coatings | October 24, 2016 | Jeff Alexander |

The exterior transformation of the Maryland home used aluminum Opaline metal panels from ATAS International, Inc., co...

Spending on Construction Put in Place has almost completely recovered from the hit it took during the recession. But spending in the Education sector continues to be well below its latest peak. Image: JLL 

School Construction | October 23, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Post-recession slump suggests a settling in at a “normal” level similar to the mid aughts.

40 Under 40 | October 21, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Forty individuals who have distinguished themselves by their career achievements, service to their professions and co...

Architects | October 21, 2016 | HDR BLiNK | Lynn Mignola, Strategic Facilities Planner

Sometimes people look only for the simple answer and don’t understand that there is a calculated process to get there...

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Architects | October 21, 2016 | AIA

The program honors projects that highlight collaboration between design and construction teams to create better proce...

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Codes and Standards | October 21, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The market growth is a signal of future opportunities.

Photo: Chuck Choi

Architects | October 21, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The pavilion uses sound to represent the movement of the International Space Station and 19 earth satellites.

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High-rise Construction | October 21, 2016 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

Two firms stand well above the others when it comes to the number of tall buildings they have designed.

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Urban Planning | October 20, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The detailed master plan for Phase 2 of Masdar City has been unveiled by CBT.

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Higher Education | October 20, 2016 | Ken Higa and Josh Vel

Planning for places that foster effective innovation is still an emerging process, but the constant pressure on unive...

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Codes and Standards | October 20, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Calif., and Mass., use aggressive targets to lead nation.

Photo: Oregon State University, flickr Creative Commons.

Codes and Standards | October 20, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

'Demonstrating for the first time the feasibility of tall mass timber buildings in the U.S.’

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Industry Research | October 20, 2016 | HDR

Delta offers a close look at specific activities and behaviors that can help healthcare providers and caregi...

Mundelein Village Hall, Mundelein, IL
Architect: Wight & Company
General Contractor: Weston Solutions
Installing contractor: Sullivan Roofing
Profiles: Snap-Clad, Snap-On, PAC-750 Soffit, 7.2 Wall Panels
Color: Zinc
Metals | October 19, 2016 | Petersen Aluminum

The building design was inspired by historical elements in the community, and utilizes traditional masonry constructi...

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Market Data | October 19, 2016 | AIA

“This recent backslide should act as a warning signal,” said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker.

To accommodate rises in its national stature and enrollment, UC Merced has embarked on an ambitious four-year expansion program that will add new academic, housing, and student-life facilities to its enlarged campus. Image: University of California, Merced

University Buildings | October 19, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its growth strategy includes adding 1.2 million sf of space for teaching, housing, and research. 

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Builders are embracing color trends, paying more attention to both interior and exterior color palettes

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