To offer the system redundancy and moisture control requested by building owners and designers in their commercial cladding, a number of adhesively attached systems are now offered. One is an acrylic-based, fiber-reinforced air...

August 11, 2010

Kohl's Department Stores has opened a 100,000-sf photo studio in Milwaukee that will enable the retail giant to photograph nearly all its weekly circulars and e-commerce elements in-house. Designed to achieve LEED...

August 11, 2010

Brian D. Gordon has joined Chicago-based Magellan Development Group as VP of development. Magellan specializes in condominium projects, such as the $4 billion Lakeshore East...

August 11, 2010

Not one, not two, but three chief economists who specialize in construction forecasting see sunnier skies for the nonresidential building industry next year.

Kenneth D...

August 11, 2010

Facing yet another monumental challenge in the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site, officials plan to select a final master plan for the site by February. After a period of public comment, the Lower...

August 11, 2010

Natalie R. Petzoldt and Jill Bergman, both members of BD+C’s 40 Under 40, have been promoted to VP of Cannon Design, Buffalo, N.Y. The firm also opened an office...

August 11, 2010

Reacting to a grass roots campaign by contractors and subcontractors, the Missouri Legislature has passed major retainage reform by a wide margin.

The bill provides...

August 11, 2010

Construction materials prices increased at a slim 2.5% annual pace in the three months ending in February. This is the consequence of the small decline in overall construction spending since last May, as well as the...

August 11, 2010

The centerpiece of Davenport, Iowa's $114 million riverfront revitalization plan opened to much fanfare in August. Situated on the northern bank of the Mississippi River in downtown Davenport, the $46.9 million, 100,...

August 11, 2010

The University of California Merced's first three buildings, known as the central plant, have been certified LEED Silver by the U.S. Green Building Council, the university said. The entire UC Merced campus was...

August 11, 2010