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September 28, 2016 | BD+C Staff

HOK, Stantec, Turner Construction Co., Fluor Corp., and AECOM top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest government facility AEC firms, as reported in the 2016 Giants 300 Report.

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Standards | August 16, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

A joint ASHRAE/ACCA proposal seeks comments from industry professionals.

Rendering courtesy of Michael Maltzan Architecture, Inc. via ArchDaily

University Buildings | August 16, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The arts center will foster creativity for making and presenting works across all disciplines

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Valspar's alignment with Graffiti Removal Services tackles how to safely and effectively remove unwanted graffiti wit...

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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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Designers | August 16, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The winning firm will design the master plan and central buildings for the man made Haikou Bay island.

Photo: © Jeremy Atherton, 2006

Market Data | August 16, 2016 | ABC and BD+C Staff

The Chief Economists for ABC, AIA, and NAHB all see the construction industry continuing to expand over the next year...

Photo: © 1st Image courtesy of Goettsch Partners.

Mixed-Use | August 16, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 66-story building is now the 7th tallest completed building in Guangzhou.

Coatings | August 15, 2016 | Jeff Alexander |

To reduce the cost, time, and hassle of cleaning up graffiti, Valspar has a graffiti-resistant system protecting all...

The Pavilion at Ole Miss opened January 7. The 9,500-seat multipurpose facility is home to the University of Mississippi men’s and women’s basketball teams. AECOM designed the $96.5 million facility. BL Harbert International was general contractor. The Rebels men beat ’Bama in the opener, 74-66. Image: ©  Jeffrey Jacobs courtesy of AECOM.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | Michael Chamernik, Associate Editor

Schools are renovating existing structures or building new sports facilities that can serve the student body and surr...

Baxter Arena, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Neb. Image courtesy of HDR Architecture, Inc.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Thornton Tomasetti, and ME Engineers top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest...

The Campus Crossroads Project at Notre Dame Stadium, The University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Ind. HOK is a consultant to lead design architect S/L/A/M Collaborative, providing design services for the sports, recreation and hospitality components. Image courtesy of HOK.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 |

Mortenson Construction, AECOM, and Turner Construction Co. top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the n...

The Pavilion at Ole Miss, Oxford, Miss. AECOM (architect) and BL Harbert International (GC). Image courtesy of AECOM.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Populous, HKS, and HOK top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest sports facility sect...

A construction crew installs one of 1,200 prefabricated cross-laminated timber (CLT) wall panels that make up the 92-room Candlewood Suites at Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, Ala. Leadlease was the GC, developer, and owner on the project. It is the nation’s first all-CLT hotel project. Photo courtesy of Lendlease.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

By privatizing the construction, renovation, operation, maintenance, and ownership of its hotels the Army expects to...

Marine Corps University, Quantico, Va. AECOM (architect, MEP, SE), NAVFAC Washington (owner), CDM Smith/Coakley Williams, JV (GC). Photo: Ulf Wallin Photography courtesy of Coakley & Williams.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, AECOM, and Burns & McDonnell top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest mi...

Headquarters building, Tel Nof Air Base, Israel. Photo courtesy of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. flickr Creative Commons.

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Fluor Corp., The Walsh Group, and Hensel Phelps top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s lar...

Intelligence Community Campus, Bethesda, Md. Photo: Leo A Daly

2016 Giants Report | August 15, 2016 | BD+C Staff

HDR, Clark Nexsen, and Guernsey top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest military se...

Skanska recently handed over the first patient wing of the Karolinska Solna Hospital in Sweden, which designers say put the patient in the center of the planning. All patients receive a single room and a “thematic care” approach means doctors and specialists visit the patient rather than the other way around.

Healthcare Facilities | August 15, 2016 | Constructive Thinking Blog | Andrew Quirk, Skanska USA

By improving the physical layout of hospitals and medical facilities, we can enhance and increase safety mechanisms,...

The Francis Crick Institute, which opens this summer in London, epitomizes the trend in science and technology projects to combine disciplines and encourage transparency. The Building Team includes HOK (architect and lead designer), AKT-II (SE), Arup (PM, services engineer), CBRE (planning consultant), Turner & Townsend (cost consultant), HCD (approved inspector), RLB (CDM consultant), Cordless (ICT consultant), Exova Warrington (fire consultant), and Horus (security consultant). Photo courtesy of HOK.

August 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Interdisciplinary interaction is a common theme among many new science and technology offices.

Georgia Institute of Technology, Engineered Biosystems Building, Atlanta, Ga. Cooper Carry (architect), McCarthy Building Companies (GC), Newcomb & Boyd (MEP), Long Engineering (CE). Photo: Chris Cooper courtesy of Cooper Carry.

2016 Giants Report | August 12, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, Affiliated Engineers, and Vanderweil Engineers top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the natio...

Georgia BioScience Training Center, Atlanta, Ga. Cooper Carry (architect), Technical College System of Georgia (owner), NBP Engineers (MEP), Eberly & Associates (CE). Photo: Carol Meyhoefer courtesy of Cooper Carry.

2016 Giants Report | August 12, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Skanska USA, Suffolk Construction Co., and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. top Building Design+Construction’s annu...

Georgia BioScience Training Center, Atlanta, Ga. Cooper Carry (architect), Technical College System of Georgia (owner), NBP Engineers (MEP), Eberly & Associates (CE). Photo: Carol Meyhoefer courtesy of Cooper Carry.

August 12, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Perkins+Will, HDR, and HOK top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest science + techno...

As part of the design for its corporate headquarters, SRAM, a bike parts maker in Chicago, held a contest for employees to design bike racks for their workstations. Perkins+Will was designer on this project. Photo: Michelle Litvin Studio courtesy of Perkins+Will.

2016 Giants Report | August 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Technology is redefining how offices function and is particularly salient in the growing trend of "hoteling" and "hot...

A pair of designers in DCI Artform’s satellite office in Chicago utilize the firm’s “digital cave” to create a virtual product display for a client. CannonDesign provided architectural, MEP, and A/V services for this project. JC Anderson was the GC. Mechdyne Corp. provided the cave’s video screens.Photo: Christopher Barrett Photography courtesy of CannonDesign.

2016 Giants Report | August 12, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, AECOM, and Thornton Tomasetti top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest offic...

Lenovo Campus Global Headquarters, Beijing, China. Lenovo Co. Ltd. (owner), CallisonRTKL (architect). Photo courtesy of CallisionRTKL.

2016 Giants Report | August 12, 2016 |

Turner Construction Co., Structure Tone, and Gilbane Building Co. top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking o...

Lenovo Campus Global Headquarters, Beijing, China. Lenovo Co. Ltd. (owner), CallisonRTKL (architect). Photo courtesy of CallisionRTKL.

August 12, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, HOK, and Perkins+Will top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the nation’s largest office secto...

Tate at Tanglewood, a 417-unit apartment complex under construction in Houston's Uptown/Galleria submarket. Houston is leading the nation's 50 largest metros in apartment construction. Deliveries in those markets is expected to expand by 50% over 2015.  Image: Tate at Tanglewood/ZRS Management

Multifamily Housing | August 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Texas is leading this multifamily construction boom, according to latest RENTCafé estimates.

Photo courtesy of Kyocera

Hardware | August 11, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Super Wide View HD Action Camera and rugged design allow users to capture their adventures on land, air, or sea....

Coatings | August 11, 2016 | Jeff Alexander |

The hospital's new addition uses bright, primary colors that alternate with each floor to create a unique, child-frie...

Coatings | August 11, 2016 | Jeff Alexander |

Inorganic pigments are typically used to meet high performance requirements but typically include fewer bright colors...

Cadillac House is definitely not your father's car dealership. The 12,000-sf showroom in New York City, part Cadillac's new corporate headquarters, includes an events runway and incubator space for visiting designers. Shawmut Design + Construction built it, Gensler designed it. Photo:[email protected] Leonard, courtesy of Gensler.

2016 Giants Report | August 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Retail is becoming closely aligned with entertainment, and malls that can be repositioned as lifestyle centers will h...

AT&T Retail Store, Palo Alto, Calif. Photo: Jim Carroll, flickr Creative Commons

2016 Giants Report | August 10, 2016 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, Henderson Engineers, and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff top Building Design+Construction’s annual ranking of the...

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