The BD&C editorial staff welcomes Raj Gupta and Philip Tobey to our Editorial Advisory Board.

Gupta is president of Environmental Systems Design, a Chicago-based...

August 11, 2010

Expectations for global economic growth have grown less optimistic this year in light of the U.S. economic downturn. Slowing consumer spending and business investment in the United States have had a negative impact...

August 11, 2010

Set to break ground in the second quarter of 2008 and open in mid-2009, NYLO Hotels LLC will bring its first loft lifestyle hotel to Colorado, to be located in the Interlocken Technology Park in Broomfield. Loft...

August 11, 2010


          
San Diego-based Johnson & Jennings General Contracting has completed the build-out of Woodbury University's School of Architecture building. The...

August 11, 2010

Through the first eight months of this year, an estimated $37.2 billion was spent on retail buildings (all commercial developments except for office buildings and hotels/motels) for new construction or remodeling,...

August 11, 2010

Manufacturing construction spending increased 22% last year but is expected to increase only about 10–11% in 2006 and 2007. The demand for manufactured goods will continue to grow faster than the economy, largely due...

August 11, 2010

Structurally accommodating several unusual design features of the 19-story, 1.1 million-sq.-ft. Union Pacific headquarters building in downtown Omaha, Neb., required close collaboration between design architect...

August 11, 2010

To better compete with off-campus housing options and relieve a campus housing crunch, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Fla., recently announced plans for a four-story, 280-bed residence hall....

August 11, 2010

Using an adhesive liquid membrane over walls can help assure that expanded polystyrene board adheres and provides a watertight barrier against the elements. KeyCoat liquid membrane was used on a retrofit and addition to the...

August 11, 2010

The Plant Construction Co. of San Francisco and Olson Steel of San Leandro, Calif., topped out the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco's Yerba Buena cultural district in mid-...

August 11, 2010