Senior Editor Jay W. Schneider has been elected to the board of the Construction Writers Association, an international organization of some 300 journalists, writers, editors, and public relations...

August 11, 2010



With the Brooklyner now topped off, the 514-foot-high apartment tower is Brooklyn's tallest building. Designed by New York-based Gerner Kronick + Valcarcel Architects and developed by The Clarett Group,...

August 11, 2010

Total business spending for new plant and capital equipment, including new buildings, equipment and building retrofit/renovation work declined in every quarter of 2001. And preliminary data for the first quarter of...

August 11, 2010

A framework of slides, follower strip and hinges is part of the True 32 Flipper Door System, which is compatible with 32-mm line boring on the side panels of the system. The technology allows a 90-degree relationship of slide...

August 11, 2010

Nelson, Philadelphia, and S/L/A/M Collaborative, Glastonbury, Conn., were mistakenly omitted from BD&C's Giants 300 report. Nelson would have ranked #38 on our top 50 Architect/Engineers list, with $23.50 million...

August 11, 2010

Construction has come to a close on the Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges, a 39,300-sf facility that will serve as the new main library for the City of Lincoln, Calif. Designed by San Diego-based NTD...

August 11, 2010

Signature Centre at Denver West, a five-story, 186,000-sf speculative office building in Denver, recently received LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The $45 million complex is the...

August 11, 2010

The 36x36-inch carpet tiles are available in eight different patterns and with a variety of features, including an antimicrobial coating and stain repellent. Milliken Theory is designed for installation without...

August 11, 2010

Philadelphia-based general contractor P. Agnes Inc. recently hoisted the first steel girder for construction of the $55 million Willis Eye Hospital in Philadelphia. The eight-story structure is being constructed atop an...

August 11, 2010