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 36,700-sf Taubman Complex is connected to neighboring buildings on campus by lifted bridges. Image: ©Nic Lehoux

Higher Education | December 08, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A giant carbon-fiber orb is a focal point for the Michigan-based school. 

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

The goal is to make it easier for projects pursuing both standards.

Virtual Reality | December 08, 2016 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Iffat Mai

In a world with many plays on ‘-reality’ what do they all mean and how best can they be deployed?

Goldschmidt House, designed by Paul Revere Williams. Photo Credit: Jerry Novak, Wikimedia Creative Commons

December 08, 2016 | AIA

The Gold Medal honors an individual whose significant body of work has had a lasting influence on the theory and prac...

The High Line Park Passage and Spur

Building Team | December 08, 2016 | 2016 marked the 34th year the Public Design Commission has handed out its Excellence in Design Awards.

2016 marked the 34th year the Public Design Commission has handed out its Excellence in Design Awards.

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Lighting | December 08, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The light is fitted with just two LEDs and uses custome-engineered lenses to spread the glow.

Flooring | December 07, 2016 | nora

Construction delays are common with projects as large as the $354 million Reading Hospital expansion. Maybe that’s wh...

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Codes and Standards | December 07, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The industry claims the product is being sold below fair market value.

Education Facility | December 07, 2016 | LPA Blog | Kate Mraw

Learning is a lot like working; it varies daily, ranges from individual to collaborative, formal to informal and from...

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.

Rendering courtesy of InGenious Studio

Religious Facilities | December 07, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Hindu temple will stand 700 feet-tall when completed, easily surpassing the current tallest church, the 530-foot...

Photo courtesy of Kyle Zirkus Photography

Airports | December 06, 2016 | SmithGroupJJR

DWL Architects, SmithGroupJJR, and Corgan design passenger experience that connects to the surrounding city and Sonor...

December 06, 2016 | PDR Blog | Julie Fuex and Larry Lander

Differentiated from mock-ups or beta sites, workplace pilots are small scale built work environments, where an organi...

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Office Building Design | December 06, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The campus’s new ‘front door’ is designed to immerse visitors and employees into the company’s global commerce.

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High-rise Construction | December 06, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building, designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by SL Green, will stand 1,401 tall.

Airborne San Diego, a three-story indoor skydiving facility, can accommodate all patrons, from beginners to military personnel. Its owner, Airborne America, wants to up to 10 of these venues in the U.S. over the next 5-7 years. Image: Carrier Johnson + CULTURE

Sports and Recreational Facilities | December 06, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The three-year-old company opens its first indoor skydiving facility featuring two wind tunnels.

Green Growing Center (left) and historic shed at Druid Hill Park, Baltimore.

December 05, 2016 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The 600-square-foot Growing Green Center has been set in place on its site at Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, by builder...

Harrison Commons, Harrison, New Jersey. ALPOLIC PE in CMX Champagne Metallic.

Metals | December 05, 2016 | ALPOLIC

The mixed use Harrison Commons project is an early and essential step toward revitalizing a neglected area.

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Codes and Standards | December 05, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The goal is to improve consistency for calculating costs and reducing risk.

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Hotel Facilities | December 05, 2016 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Tom Hupe

The bed has been both physically and metaphorically pushed to one side in hotel design, in many cases along with the...

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | December 05, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The HOK-designed facility was created with more than just NHL games in mind, and has been nominated by Pollstar as th...

Rendering courtesy of Bing Thom Architects

University Buildings | December 05, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new facility will be named for University Trustee, Francis Yuen, and his wife Rose Wai Man Lee Yuen.

Photo Credit: Douglas Levere, University at Buffalo.

Concrete Technology | December 05, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is currently under development by a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Buffalo.

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Codes and Standards | December 02, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The new legislation reduces the amount of time a vacant property can qualify for a lower tax rate.

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Building Materials | December 02, 2016 | Ceramics of Italy

Design styles such as bits & pieces, gritty chic, and metallics are among the ten tile trends to watch as we ente...

Market Data | December 02, 2016 | ABC

Nonresidential spending is now 2.6 percent higher than at the same time one year ago.

Image courtesy of Vincent Callebaut Architectures

High-rise Construction | December 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building sits just a few blocks from the LEED-Platinum certified Taipei 101, the world’s eighth tallest building....

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Building Team | December 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Fitwel building certification was developed to foster positive impacts on building occupant health and productivity t...

Metals | December 01, 2016 | Bryan Arlington |

Today’s codes define more efficient, effective structures, but the engineering of them has become vastly more complex...

Museums | December 01, 2016 | Valspar

The building is an important landmark for the nation, and is built on the last available spot on the National Mall in...

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