When the architectural community wants to select the most durable coatings in the industry, what resources are available? The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has created stringent performance standards. For...
Jan 27, 2015
The winner of the award will receive $10,000 for travel and research within the context of their Master's degree study; this person must have "proven insight and interest in the profession and its future, as well as the ability to carry...
Jan 27, 2015
Architects from HOK, SmithGroupJJR, and HDR are represented in these awards, as well as architects from smaller firms such as WER Architects and Substance Architects.
Construction under way on SOMA Architects' Shaza Kempinski Hotel in Doha
Jan 27, 2015
The hotel's façade features an Islamic art-inspired Arabesque pattern silkscreened onto the glass.
Downtown London will have a giant “can of ham” courtesy of Foggo Associates
Jan 27, 2015
The much delayed high-rise development at London’s 60-70 St. Mary Axe resembles a can of ham, and the project's architects are embracing the sobriquet.
Renderings courtesy Graphite Design Group
Jan 26, 2015
The online retailer is seeking permits to build on a fourth city block that would include 835,200 sf of office space.
Jan 26, 2015
As dean, Betsky will be responsible for the School of Architecture’s academic programs, personnel, students, finances, and character. He will also play a role in the broader programs of the foundation and is expected to set the...
Hydro One selected Williams Scotsman as its partner for this endeavor based on p
Having access to the right workspace is important, regardless of location. A comfortable, efficient and attractive workspace can make all the difference for workers. For Hydro One Networks, an electricity transmission and distribution...
Jan 26, 2015
The new facility will house Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Levy Restaurants, and United Center employees who currently operate out of the United Center, as well as a new Blackhawks and Bulls retail store.
Renderings courtesy MVRDV
Jan 23, 2015
The twist maximizes floor space and decreases the amount of shadows the building will cast on the surrounding area.
Jan 23, 2014
The number of firms planning to add employees in 2015 is significantly higher than last year, when only 57% added to their headcount, according to a new report from the Associated General Contractors of America. 
Jan 23, 2015
The signed agreement between NCARB and the Conselho de Arquitetura e Urbanismo do Brasil ensures the exchange of information on procedures, standards, and best practices concerning architectural regulation. 
Photo: ProjectManhattan via Wikimedia Commons
Jan 25, 2015
The law allowing design-build to be used on New York State construction projects expired when the legislature did not renew it 2014.
Photo: Staselnik via Wikimedia Commons
Jan 25, 2015
These requirements include measures to protect water quality, biodiversity, wildlife habitat, species at risk, and forests with exceptional conservation value.
Photo: Leonard G. via Wikimedia Commons
Jan 25, 2015
Mayor Eric Garcetti plans gives owners a 30-year deadline to retrofit old concrete buildings.

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