Seattle gets a peak at Amazon’s latest plans for its downtown complex

Renderings courtesy Graphite Design Group

Office Building Design | January 26, 2015 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The online retailer is seeking permits to build on a fourth city block that would include 835,200 sf of office space.

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November 14, 2014 | Gensler

The 175,000-sf extension includes the conversion of three existing gates to international swing gates, and the addition of three new international...

Every aspect of the Centerlocation, materials, utilities, operation and usemee

Every aspect of the Centerlocation, materials, utilities, operation and usemeets the strictest environmental standards. Photo

November 12, 2014 | SmithGroupJJR

More than a decade after opening its groundbreaking Philip Merrill Environmental Center, the group is back at it with a structure designed to be ne...

November 12, 2014 | USGBC

The new additions, from India, Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago, Kazakhstan, Hungary and Mexico, bring the total number of Roundtable members up to...

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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November 12, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A new list of America's 20 biggest boomtowns shows Houston on top, with New York City close behind, followed by Dallas, Washington, D.C., and Los A...

November 12, 2014 | BD+C Staff

David Chipperfield and Valentiny are among the finalists for a new concert hall being built to commemorate Beethoven’s 250th birthday in his hometo...

November 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

In his latest series, Federico Babina illustrated 17 iconic Hollywood personalities, from Marilyn Monroe to Michael Caine, interacting with famous...

Renderings courtesy RPBW

Renderings courtesy RPBW

November 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Renzo Piano Building Workshop has been granted planning approval for its residential building at London Bridge Quarter—a 26-story apartment tower d...

At Coastline Community Colleges Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Tea

At Coastline Community Colleges Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Team took advantage of the sites natural coastal g

November 10, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s interior designs. This course is worth 1.0 AIA LU/...

While the exposed ceiling look is popular in todays commercial office spaces, s

While the exposed ceiling look is popular in todays commercial office spaces, some areas of dropped ceiling may be necessary to

November 10, 2014 | Bill Stangeland, McGuire Engineers, Chicago

Although architecturally appealing, exposed ceilings can create unwanted drafts and airflow problems if not engineered correctly. McGuire Engineers...

November 10, 2014 | NCARB

The architecture programs at Parsons The New School for Design and Clemson University have been selected as 2014 NCARB Award recipients for develop...

Renderings courtesy Herzog & De Meuron

Renderings courtesy Herzog & De Meuron

November 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The library’s new home will be a completely new building in Jerusalem, and will combine the functions of a central research center, a venue for ind...

A Marriott hotel in Orlando, Fla. Marriott is leading the U.S. hotel pipeline. P

A Marriott hotel in Orlando, Fla. Marriott is leading the U.S. hotel pipeline. Photo credit: Timjarrett, Wikimedia Commons

November 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The hotel construction pipeline hit a five-year high in the third quarter, clocking in at 3,516 projects and 443,936 rooms, Lodging Econometrics re...

November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
Roxul's David Smith takes BD+C behind the company's stone wool insulation at Greenbuild 2014 in New Orleans.
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
BD+C stops by the expansive Assa Abloy booth at Greenbuild 2014 in New Orleans to talk with Aaron Smith on their energy-...
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
Tamlyn's Ian Daniels offers BD+C a look at the company's drainable housewrap during Greenbuild 2014.
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report, Sponsored Videos
Bryan Crennell of Accoya discusses the company's solutions and more, including the decking provided for this year...
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
John Cross of the American Institute of Steel Construction talks about how steel fits in with green construction and how...
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
Dow Corning High Performance Building provides expertise and innovation to meet sustainability goals and increase energy...
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
John Greko from Carlisle SynTec Systems discusses the company's donation and sponsorship of the GreenZone 2014 Lega...
November 10, 2014 | Greenbuild Report
At BD+C's GreenZone 2014, Chris Berry from Access Lighting talks about solutions the company offers for the educati...
The exterior design of the 21-story, LEED Silver MassArt Tree House was sugges

The exterior design of the 21-story, LEED Silver MassArt Tree House was suggested by Gustav Klimts Tree of Life. The 145,60

November 07, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Many states have cut back funding for higher education in recent years, and securing money for new housing has been tougher than ever for many coll...

Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (

Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (Ind.) Universitys new student residence. A bath

November 07, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Few colleges or universities have embraced prefabrication more wholeheartedly than Valparaiso (Ind.) University. The Lutheran-based institution com...

Students chill in a lounge at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. The $

Students chill in a lounge at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. The $52 million, 493-bed residence hall in downtown B

November 07, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

University students want more in a residence hall than just a place to sleep. They want a space that reflects their style of living and learning....

Photo: Sardaka via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Sardaka via Wikimedia Commons

November 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Jean Nouvel-designed tower tops the list of 88 entries in the 13th annual Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Awards.

November 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The extensive expansion project will cost $2.5 billion, with the first-phase being completed in three years.

Marine Education Centre in Malm, Sweden. Renderings: Nord Architects

Marine Education Centre in Malm, Sweden. Renderings: Nord Architects

November 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The education center will be set in a landscape that includes small ponds and plantings intended to mimic an assortment of marine ecologies and cre...

Renderings courtesy Hines

Renderings courtesy Hines

November 06, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Houston-based developer is planning a seven-story wood-framed office building in Minneapolis’ North Loop that will respect the neighborhood’s h...

Photo: Dwight Burdette via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Dwight Burdette via Wikimedia Commons

November 06, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Demountable structural steel assemblies would be a greener way to make use of steel in the construction industry than recycling.

The projected 506 students will be distributed between three classroom wings, tw

The projected 506 students will be distributed between three classroom wings, two of which are two stories, which extend like fi

November 06, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The design of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School on the site of the 2012 Newtown, Conn., school shooting features enhanced security measures—some...

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