Gilbane Building Co., Providence, R.I., was selected as construction manager for the new headquarters of Manpower, a Fortune 200 company, on the banks of the Milwaukee River. The four-story, 280,000-sf facility will...

August 11, 2010

Solar flare

Compiled by the American Society of Solar Energy, this "fact base" serves as a resource of technical information and market data on solar energy technologies, including...

August 11, 2010

A unique collection of glazed porcelain tiles from Italy includes four color-glazed porcelain tiles and three different presses with up to 14 different glazes per tile. Available in white, golden, walnut and gray, the tiles are...

August 11, 2010



Temecula, Calif.-based EDGE was awarded the contract for California State University San Bernardino's health center renovation and expansion. The two-phase, $4 million project was designed by RSK...

August 11, 2010

Destination design firm Wimberly Allison Tong & Goo, Honolulu, has unveiled the design for Panama City Center, a contemporary mixed-use project in Panama City, Panama. The project consists of two towers that...

August 11, 2010

The ninth — and largest — addition to the U.S. Capital in Washington, D.C., is more than 40% complete, with part of it on track to provide a platform for the presidential inauguration ceremony in January....

August 11, 2010

Handheld devices, such as palm pilots, pocket PCs, digital cameras, and smart phones, are making the construction industry more portable by enabling data to be accessed from outside the office. These same devices...

August 11, 2010

Here are the results from our March BDCnetwork.com poll, which asked BD&C readers:

Which technology will have the...

August 11, 2010

The 701 illuminator generates about 7,000 lumens through 10 feet of stranded or large core fiber. Designed for both sidelight and endlight applications, the illuminator is suited for accent and downlighting applications. The...

August 11, 2010

The hotel market continues to be the fastest growing commercial building segment, but construction spending is slowing. The 66% annual growth rate seen at the end of December is expected to slow to an expected 31%...

August 11, 2010