Hotel Facilities

Hotel Facilities
As part of its IntelliCommand building operations management service, Jones Lang

As part of its IntelliCommand building operations management service, Jones Lang LaSalle staffs a team of facilities experts who

November 08, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief
Real estate services giant Jones Lang LaSalle set out to answer these questions when it partner...
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Modernist structures can be viable candidates for adaptive reuse as lodging, suc

Modernist structures can be viable candidates for adaptive reuse as lodging, such as this W Hotel being planned for the vacant,

November 06, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

There’s more to creating a sustainable hotel than saving water and power by asking guests to reus...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Te...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you...

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October 25, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The $3 billion Willets Points plan in New York City that will transform 23 acres into a mixed-use...

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The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni

The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel University, Philadelphia

September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

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The LEED Platinum 120,000-sf Lewis and Clark State Office Building, Jefferson City, Mo. Design firm BNIM (architect/interior design) led the Building Team of Rumsey Engineers (mechanical design engineer), Smith & Boucher (MEP EOR), Clanton & Associates (lighting design), ENSAR Group (daylighting consultant), and Professional Contractors and Engineers (GC). The $18.1 million project won a Building Team Award (Platinum) from Building Design+Construction (www.BDCnetwork.com/BNIM/LewisAndClark).Photo: Farshid Assassi/Courtesy BNIM

September 19, 2013 | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contr...

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Electrochromic glass, like this product from Sage, alters its transmittance characteristics when an electrical current is applied, through the use of a specialized lamination that essentially integrates shading into the glazing unit.

September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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Loews Coronado Bay Resort, San Diego, recently completed a nine-month transforma

Loews Coronado Bay Resort, San Diego, recently completed a nine-month transformation that included a complete redesign of its lobby, Bay Terrace, Cays Lounge, Market Caf, and Market-to-Go.

September 13, 2013 | Loews Hotels & Resorts
September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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September 04, 2013 | Leo O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President, Energy and Sustainability, Jones Lang LaSalle

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before,...

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September 03, 2013 | Trepp, LLC

The delinquency rate for US commercial real estate loans in CMBS dropped for the third straight m...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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August 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction fir...

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July 31, 2013 | AIA

A disappointing recovery of the U.S. economy is limiting need for new nonresidential building act...

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Quapaw Downstream Casino Resort, Quapaw, Oklahoma; Courtesy Manhattan Constructi

Quapaw Downstream Casino Resort, Quapaw, Oklahoma; Courtesy Manhattan Construction

July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Manhattan Construction, Structure Tone, Lend Lease top Building Design+Construction's 2013 rankin...

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Grand Hyatt Beijing Hotel, Beijing, China; Courtesy: Parsons Brinckerhoff

Grand Hyatt Beijing Hotel, Beijing, China; Courtesy: Parsons Brinckerhoff

July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Buro Happold top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the...

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Nova Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria; Courtesy: WATG

Nova Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria; Courtesy: WATG

July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, WATG, HKS top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest hotel architect...

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The Weitz Company recently completed a renovation of the Breakers Beach Club, a

The Weitz Company recently completed a renovation of the Breakers Beach Club, a recreation and restaurant facility that is part of The Breakers of Palm Beach (Fla.) resort. The project, originally built by Weitz in 1999, was upgraded with five new high-end cabanas, a new storefront system providing ocean views from the dining room, and a modern beach bar. Photo: CJ Walker Photography

July 22, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Despite some economic stressors, hotel operating fundamentals are poised to remain strong in 2013...

July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Structure Tone, DPR, Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest recon...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in

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

July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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Nissan Americas HQ, Smyrna, Tenn., Energy Star award winner

Nissan Americas HQ, Smyrna, Tenn., Energy Star award winner

July 17, 2013 | CBRE Group

A rating system for comparative tenant energy use and a detailed evaluation of Energy Star energy...

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July 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Bow in Calgary and CCTV Headquarters in Beijing are among the world's best new high-rise proj...

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July 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

In a newly posted TED talk, wood skyscraper expert Michael Green makes the case for building the...

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The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component that was created specifically for this building: The Rocker, which supports the world's largest cable-net glass wall.

July 09, 2013 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...

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July 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The nation's largest indoor mall will undergo a $2.5 billion, 10-year expansion project that will...

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