The 34,000-sf James I. Swenson Civil Engineering Building at the University of Minnesota Duluth will house offices and instructional and research laboratories to support a new bachelor of science degree...

August 11, 2010

One-man building boom, baby. Summer's heating up for Las Vegas mega-developer Steve Wynn. On June 17, he filed an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission to raise money...

August 11, 2010

The value of education construction starts increased 17.7% during the first nine months of 2006 compared to the same period last year, according to Reed Construction Data. Rapidly growing project sectors include...

August 11, 2010

The project cost reported in the October 2006 news item (p.13) on the 450,000-sf master plan for the University of Dubai campus was incorrect. The actual project cost is $136 million.

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August 11, 2010


       
Washington, D.C.-based WDG Architecture has been commissioned to design a new 415-unit independent/assisted-living residential development for seniors...

August 11, 2010

Meltzer/Mandl Architects and Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn Architects (EE&K), both headquartered in New York, have solidified their long-term relationship by forming a new architectural firm, EE&K...

August 11, 2010

Planting the seeds of corporate ecological stewardship, Ford Motor Co. is using sustainable design as the driving force behind the $2 billion redevelopment of its historic Rouge Center manufacturing plant in Dearborn...

August 11, 2010

Polypropylene and steel fibers can be added to concrete to reduce cracking-and improve aesthetics. Manufacturer offers literature detailing benefits and suggesting applications, which include crack-width control, impact...

August 11, 2010

On the move

URS Corp., New York, has hired Michael J. Burton, former Executive Deputy Commissioner for the New York City Department of Design and...

August 11, 2010