The Walsh Group, Chicago, has promoted Harry L. Walder, Jr., to business group manager. Walder will oversee all activity related to concrete operations and will manage a variety of building projects, especially local public work....

August 11, 2010

Office construction has declined slightly this year—and further declines are expected over the next year—but there's still a small amount of office development growth left in this building cycle. This growth,...

August 11, 2010

The recent roller-coaster ride of the stock market has led construction and design professionals to revisit their business strategies for the coming year. While a recession still seems unlikely, the number of new projects has...

August 11, 2010

A focused business is a successful business. This is a central theme of marketing consultant Ellen Flynn-Heapes' new book, Creating Wealth: Principles and Practices for Design Firms.

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August 11, 2010

Healthcare construction spending is projected to increase 16% this year, an additional 14% in 2008, and then continue expanding slowly for the next several years.

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August 11, 2010

The horrible events of September 11, 2001, have raised many questions in the minds of the public, the media, political leaders and design professionals. The primary question is how safety can be...

August 11, 2010

California architect Frank Gehry, whose credits include the Guggenheim Museum in Spain and the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, will compete against local firms to design the new Sprint Center arena in Kansas City...

August 11, 2010
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August 11, 2010

Energy-efficient heating for commercial, institutional and industrial environments is available in several products. Positive-pressure, radiant-tube heaters are in straight and U-shaped designs. Applications include...

August 11, 2010