The nation's oldest service academy, West Point, has opened a state-of-the-art library and learning center on the United States Military Academy's fabled Hudson Valley campus in...


August 11, 2010

Constructed using a combination of 8-in.-sq. and triangle-shaped acrylic blocks, windows are applicable to residential, commercial and institutional buildings. Offered in a variety of colors, the diamond-shaped windows present...

August 11, 2010

In an effort to attract students and better serve their culinary tastes, universities around the country are asking building teams to create food courts, cafés and other alternatives to the classic cafeteria and the...

August 11, 2010

The Pritzker Architectural Prize for 2006 has been awarded to Paulo Mendes da Rocha, a Brazilian whose six-decades-long career includes a private practice, a teaching position at the University of São Paulo, and a...

August 11, 2010
  • Wisconsin mandates that all state buildings be green. Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle recently signed an executive order...

August 11, 2010

The new $165.2 million home to the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 7 will feature 1,142 parking spaces, a vehicle repair shop and warehouse space. The design-builder is...

August 11, 2010

Atlanta's Ai Group is the architect for the W Buckhead-Atlanta, a $100 million conversion due in June 2008. It'll be the fourth W in metropolitan Atlanta. The renovation will completely overhaul a Crowne Plaza hotel...

August 11, 2010

A Michigan contractor was sentenced to two years in prison and ordered to pay $44,000 in restitution to the U.S. government for failure to follow regulations related to the handling of harmful substances. The...

August 11, 2010

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is making it easier for architects, contractors, owners, attorneys, builders and others in the construction industry to use AIA contract documents with the release of a new...

August 11, 2010

Pre-construction work has begun on a 40-unit affordable housing development in Cambridge, Mass. Columbia Construction, North Reading, Mass., will manage construction of Trolley Square, which will also include below-...

August 11, 2010