Gilbane Building Company has hired Robert Andrews as its new Global Director of Mission Critical. In his new role, Mr. Andrews will lead Gilbane's Mission Critical Center of Excellence (COE) – the company’s team of mission critical...

July 28, 2014
Post Tower, a 163-meter office tower in Bonn, Germany, has received the 10 Year Award from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH).
 
The 10 Year Award recognizes proven value and performance in a tall...
July 28, 2014

Traditionally, solar panels are a flat addition placed on the roof of a building. But students of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences in Germany have designed “OnTop,” solar panels big enough to be...

July 28, 2014

BOSTON, MA – A new study released by planning and design firm Sasaki Associates has found that food is a major driver of the American urban experience: 82 percent of urbanites appreciate...

July 28, 2014

Washington, D.C. – July 28, 2014 – Due to the weather-related slow start in the nonresidential building market during the first part of the year, and the prolonged weakness in the institutional sector, construction...

July 28, 2014

Any way you look at it, the data center market remains one of the healthiest sectors of the nonresidential construction industry. As the growth of cloud computing and mobile technology continues, the need for storage and computing power will...

July 27, 2014
On July 18th, construction began on a new 48th-story luxury residential tower in Chicago. Part of a larger master plan designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, this tower will be developed by Hines & the Magellan Development Group. All...
July 25, 2014