As part of its 25th Anniversary Capital Project, the City of West Hollywood, Calif., is planning a 42,000-sf library targeted to achieve LEED Silver certification. Designed by MDA Johnson Favaro, Culver City, Calif...

August 11, 2010

801 North Orange, a $25 million mixed-use project, has begun to emerge in downtown Orlando, Fla. Craig and Tom Ustler are developing the property, which will have 96,000 sf of office space and 18,000 sf of street-...

August 11, 2010

By merging the principles of eco-friendly design with innovative uses of Philips's LED lighting, the new headquarters of Philips Solid-State Lighting Solutions in Burlington, Mass., recently earned “Best in Show”...

August 11, 2010

Big things are happening in Aliso Viejo, Calif. Construction of the first new, private liberal arts college to be built from the ground up in the last 25 years was completed, just in time for the fall semester....

August 11, 2010

McNamara Alumni Center

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

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August 11, 2010

Capital Gate, a new tower under construction in Abu Dhabi, UAE, leans westward an astonishing 18 degrees (the Leaning Tower of Pisa only leans 4 degrees). Project architects RMJM/Hillier and developer Dubai National...

August 11, 2010

HRI Properties, New Orleans, is restoring and converting the long-vacant King Edward Hotel in downtown Jackson, Miss., into a 186-room Hilton Garden Inn that will also include 64 apartment units, 187 on-site parking...

August 11, 2010

Gilbane Building Co., Providence, R.I., will construct the 871,000-sf Discovery Tower in downtown Houston at an estimated cost of $156 million. Designed by the Houston office of Gensler, the 30-story tower will be...

August 11, 2010
  • Bankruptcies stymie development. Chapter 11 filings by several theater chain operators are having a ripple effect on developments that include theaters. In one...

August 11, 2010

Design firms Dewberry, Fairfax, Va., and Phillips Swager Associates, Peoria, Ill., have agreed to merge their architecture and building design operations, effective this fall. The...

August 11, 2010