Healthcare construction spending declined about 3% during the first quarter of 2008, following a 32% increase during the previous two years. Reed Construction Data attributes the decline to a drop in project starts...

August 11, 2010

CoreNet Global, a professional association of corporate real estate executives that collectively manages more than $1.2 trillion of corporate real estate, recently elected Mark Golan...

August 11, 2010

As cities along the ravaged Gulf Coast begin to pick up the pieces in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, it remains unclear as to what extent the disaster will negatively affect the economy. The impact will be much...

August 11, 2010

Ground was broken May 31 on the north wing addition to the Art Institute of Chicago, located on the lakefront campus of the museum and school, adjacent to Millennium Park.

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August 11, 2010

Talk about “green” on a grand scale.

In August, General Motors officially opened its massive, LEED Gold-rated Lansing (Mich.) Delta Township Assembly Plant. The $1.5...

August 11, 2010

The 200,000-sf, $72 million Tower II office building is scheduled to begin construction in Rockville, Md., this winter. Planned to be the world's largest commercial application of ancient Vedic architecture, the...

August 11, 2010

Architecture's role in the revival of cities was a focus of the 2001 American Institute of Architects convention. Two speakers capitalized on the meeting's Denver location by referring to completed or planned Denver...

August 11, 2010

The Clinton Climate Initiative has teamed up with the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Wal-Mart, and 25 green product manufacturers to help further the goal of making green products more affordable and accessible to...

August 11, 2010

Leo A. Daly III, president of A/E Leo A. Daly of Omaha, Neb., recently presented a model of the new Pope John Paul II Cultural Center to the pope himself during a private meeting in Vatican City in Rome, Italy. The center is...

August 11, 2010

Construction was recently completed for the privately funded $13 million Richmond Center for Visual Arts at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo. Designed by SmithGroup, the 44,000-sf facility includes specialized...

August 11, 2010