Cannon, Perkins+Will, Stantec top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest univ...read more
Structure Tone, DPR, Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest recon...read more
URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...read more
Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...read more
The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in 2008, with water inundating underground levels and rising nearly eight feet on the main floor. A team including KJWW Engineering Consultants and Ryan Companies revived the 1928 venue in 2012, incorporating modern amenities for performers and audiences. PHOTO: MAINSTREET STUDIO
The Brick Industry Association named the winners of its 2013 Brick in Architecture Awards. Here a...read more
An amendment to a Michigan appropriations budget authorizes an increase in state debt to pay for...read more
The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the wor...read more
A new report released today forecasts the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70...read more
A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenso...read more
The Energy Department today launched a new Buildings Performance Database, the largest free, publ...read more
More than 90% of New York City schools have at least one outstanding building code violation. Loo...read more
The Georgia Tech Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was the lone Platinum Award winner in the 2013 Building Team Awards competition.
The winners of the 2013 Building Team Awards show that great buildings cannot be built without th...read more
The tower at the Vernon S. Broyles Leadership Center unifies a new addition (left) with the rehabilitated Simons-Law building (right). The glass tower, which was built to support a future carillon, features brick piers that reinforce the projects neoGothic style.
A renovation/addition project at Columbia Theological Seminary unites a historic residence hall w...read more
Vertical elements and orange brick on the Old Town Schools new East Building evoke the faade of the clients headquarters across the street, which was created through adaptive reuse of an Art Deco library. Precast concrete panels interpret the word music in ancient and modern languages.
A LEED Gold project enhances a busy Chicago neighborhood, meeting ambitious criteria for acoustic...read more
The Wabash Building (blue) is a modern response to Roosevelt Universitys needs that also preserves the schools connection to the historic Auditorium Building (foreground). This view looking northeast shows the proximity of rapid transit, with Lake Michigan in the background.
Roosevelt University builds a 32-story tower to satisfy students’ needs for housing, instruction,...read more
Georgia Techs Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was built on a compacted site adjacent to a rail line. Water conservation goals required installation of permeable paving and a bioretention basin, as well as a rainwater cistern that supplies nonpotable systems in the building.
Building Team cooperation and expertise help Georgia Tech create a LEED Platinum building for ene...read more
The University of Utah broke ground on its cutting-edge College of Law building, which will facil...read more
In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Coun...read more
The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending d...read more
Sky City, Changsha. Rendering courtesy of Broad Sustainable Building
The 70-page guide demystifies the processes of identifying building improvement opportunities and...read more
The west lobby of Marquez Hall, at the Colorado School of Mines, features a 27-foot-tall glass curtain wall and dramatic cantilevered entrance canopy. Shown here before fitout was complete, the lobby houses exhibits that bring petroleum engineering into sharper focus for school groups and other visitors.
Increasingly, college and university research buildings are doing double duty as homes for K-12 S...read more
When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Tea...read more
More than 350 companies urge rejection of special interest efforts to gut key parts of Energy Ind...read more
For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High School in Norridge, Ill., the design team specified
Kate Steel of Steel Consulting Services offers tips and advice for choosing the correct code-comp...read more
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DLR Group and the Institute for the Built Environment at Colorado State University have collabora...read more
North Carolina lawmakers have introduced state legislation that would restrict the use of nationa...read more
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...read more