Mergers and acquisitions. Phoenix-based A/E/CM Durrant has acquired the operating assets of Honolulu-based architectural/project management firm Media Five Limited.

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August 11, 2010

Light-intercepting transfer device installs into the dome ring of a tubular skylight to increase the surface area available to reflect sunlight. The device can increase light performance by up to 100 percent when the sun is low...

August 11, 2010

Cables will be a prominent feature of the building that is to be constructed on the World Trade Center site in New York City. Freedom Tower will mark the first use at the top of a high-rise building of cables that...

August 11, 2010

Cleveland-based Donley's Inc. was selected for the expansion and renovation project for the Cleveland Institute of Music. The design/build and general contracting firm will complete a $20 million, 36,000-sf addition...

August 11, 2010

Protecting sidewalks and stairways against corrosion, water damage and punctures can help prevent unnecessary future maintenance. NW Z-grade is a fully adhered and seamless waterproofing membrane that is easy to apply, offered...

August 11, 2010

PlanWell is another-if slightly more intuitive-new name for an online service. Created by American Reprographics Co., the tool helps designers, build firms and building owners store and distribute construction documents. Other...

August 11, 2010

For Google Earth's 200 million users, visiting America's architectural treasures just got a little easier thanks to a partnership between Google and the American Institute of Architects. As part of AIA's 150th...

August 11, 2010

Think your firm ranks among the largest design and construction companies in the nation?

The editors of Building Design & Construction have posted our annual...

August 11, 2010