Beloit College announced that it has selected Studio Gang Architects to lead the conversion of a century-old power plant along the Rock River riverfront in Wisconsin....

November 6, 2014

WSP is expanding its national presence by acquiring ccrd, a national MEP engineering and commissioning firm.

WSP's buildings group, headquartered in New York City, now has 1,050 employees in 16 offices across the U.S. This merger will...

November 6, 2014

Chameleons are known for changing their skin colors to suit the observer, but what if a building can too? There are myriad ways Building Teams are splashing colors onto façades, from shimmering iridescent coating to dichroic glass. The end result...

November 6, 2014

The Marcellus Shale region is expansive, stretching from upstate New York through Pennsylvania to West Virginia. It’s an exciting time to live and work in the area. According to the...

November 6, 2014

Demountable structural steel assemblies would be a greener way to make use of steel in the construction industry than recycling, says University of New South Wales (UNSW) School of Civil and Environmental Engineering professor, Brian Uy.

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November 6, 2014

The design of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School on the site of the 2012 Newtown, Conn., school shooting features enhanced security measures—some subtle and others...

November 6, 2014

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is reviewing electrical standards for the construction industry to make sure proper safeguards are in place as electrical wiring is being installed and maintained.

The agency...

November 6, 2014

Do you want to be part of Building Design+Construction’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2015? Are you interested in nominating one of your colleagues?

Below are a series of Frequently Asked Questions regarding our 40 Under 40...

November 6, 2014

As AEC firms dive deeper into BIM/VDC modeling and simulation workflows, the number of software tools put into play on a given project keeps growing exponentially. Firms recognize the value of implementing a mix of digital modeling tools, but the...

November 5, 2014

Mancini•Duffy, a leading architectural and interiors firm, has released findings from The Coordinate, its periodic survey on workplace trends. The most recent survey indicates that less than one-quarter of the work performed in a single day...

November 5, 2014