Construction work has commenced on the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi (CCAD) Hospital in the United Arab Emirates, a massive 2.3 million-sf, $1.5 billion healthcare complex that is designed based on patient-centered...

August 11, 2010

Whether it's called an economic slowdown or a recession, architectural, engineering and contractor firms have a unique opportunity to get their technology systems and staff in order during this soft business market. Now more...

August 11, 2010

An existing, three-story steel frame from a discarded medical center project provides a portion of the structural support for a planned $73 million high school in Granada Hills, Calif., designed by gkkworks of...

August 11, 2010

An updated version of Electronic EIFS support system is now available on CD-ROM. The software includes specifications, detail sheets and product and technical bulletins for the company's commercial...

August 11, 2010



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