rental apartment construction, multifamily unit, wall street journal
Nov 21, 2014
Consumers are seeing an all time high for rental apartment construction.
Prajakti "PJ" Glasco, AIA, ACHA, LEED AP BD+C, Senior VP/Senior Project Planner,
Are you an AEC superstar? The 2015 "40 Under 40" competition is now open for entries. Here are some helpful tips to remember when applying. 
Nov 21, 2014
Naihan Li's latest piece in his "I Am a Monument" furniture series recreates the OMA-designed Chinese Central Television Tower. The piece, a 1:100 scale model of the building, functions as a wardrobe and storage cabinet. 
Nov 21, 2014
This represents Nelson’s fifth merger or acquisition in 2014, during which the firm’s net fee revenue has increased by 60% to $65 million. 
Nov 21, 2014
Tekuza spoke about Fuji Kindergarten, which he designed, in his TED Talk, called "Building towards the future." The kindergarten was designed to play into the natural curiosity of the young students, and give them a safe space to...
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Nov 21, 2014
There are a number of reasons for optimism among respondents of FMI's quarterly Nonresidential Construction Index survey, including healthier backlogs and low inflation.
Nov 21, 2014
The architecture profession continues to grow along with a gradually recovering economy, based on the results of the 2014 Survey of Architectural Registration Boards, conducted by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards.
Nov 21, 2014
BD+C's Building Team Awards is the industry's only recognition program to honor projects that achieve excellence in both design/construction and collaboration of the AEC/O team. Submissions are due February 2.
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Nov 20, 2014
Healthcare organizations are under extreme pressure to reduce costs, writes CBRE Healthcare's Lora Schwartz. Tools like Lean Led Design are helping them cope.
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Nov 20, 2014
The cost of producing wind and solar power has decreased 58% and 40%, respectively, during the past five years, making renewables more cost-competitive with traditional fuel sources in many markets. 
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Nov 20, 2014
The fluid brickwork of the new Dr. Chau Chak Wing Building at the University of Technology, Sydney, is comprised of 320,000 pieces made by hand.
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Safety, consumer demand, and the new economics of flight are three of the major factors shaping how airlines and airport officials are approaching the need for upgrades and renovations, writes Skanska USA's MacAdam Glinn.
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Nov 19, 2014
The construction industry, whose workforce was decimated during the last recession, is slowly getting back on its feet. However, in certain markets—especially those where oil drilling and production have been prospering—construction...
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