Inflation in U.S. construction markets reached nearly 4 percent again during 2000, driven higher primarily by the increased costs of skilled labor and energy. Materials prices were held in check last year with average...

August 11, 2010

New Haven, Conn.-based Cesar Pelli & Associates is the design architect and Irvine, Calif.-based McLarand Vasquez Emsiek & Partners is the executive architect for a 38,000-sq.-ft. addition to South...

August 11, 2010

The American Canyon (Calif.) High School is set to be one of the first to be a CHPS Verified green school by the Collaborative for High Performance Schools. Designed by Quattrocchi Kwok Architects, Santa Rosa, Calif...

August 11, 2010

Atlanta-based Cooper Carry Architects is architect for a $45 million expansion of the Galleria Mall in Houston. Turner Construction Co. is the general contractor. The project will add 228,000 square...

August 11, 2010

Lee A. McIntire has joined CH2M Hill, the Englewood, Colo.-based engineering, construction, and operations firm, as president and CEO. McIntire spent the last 15 years of his 30-year...

August 11, 2010

Composed of 40% post-industrial polyester resin, 3form panels can be formed into virtually any shape and size, and can be detailed using a variety of methods, including embossing, interlayers, and resin dyes. The...

August 11, 2010


       
After more than a decade of planning, Burleson, Texas, has broken ground on a two-story, 65,000-sf recreation center to serve its growing community. The...

August 11, 2010

Revenue growth for industrial and nonresidential contractors nationwide plateaued in 1999, ending a two-year period of high double-digit increases. However, profits continued to be strong, according to the 12th annual financial...

August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010

Portland commissioners pull back on city’s green plan. At the Greenbuild conference in 2007, Portland, Ore., City Commissioner Dan Saltzman unveiled the nation’s most ambitious green building...

August 11, 2010