Architect Tom Kundig of the Seattle-based architecture firm Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects has unveiled his design for a new building for the Sun Valley Center for the Arts in Ketchum, Idaho. The 43,000-sf...

August 11, 2010

The U. S. Supreme Court took a step toward more clearly defining the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' jurisdictional boundaries over "waters of the United States" recently in Rapanos v. United States and Carabell v. U.S...

August 11, 2010

The price index for the always-volatile gypsum product group fell 4.6 percent between February and May of this year. After recording a price increase during March — the only price uptick of the past 15 months —...

August 11, 2010

Aggressive water-conservation efforts and industry interest in sustainable design continue to push manufacturers to develop even more environmentally sensitive plumbing fixtures. Perhaps the most extreme example is the...

August 11, 2010

A photo caption in the February feature on nursing station design ("Nursing Stations for the 21st Century," p. 24) named SmithGroup as the designer of the new intensive care unit at Saint John's Health Center in...

August 11, 2010

A new $35 million medical library is currently under construction at the developing Fitzsimons campus and Health Sciences Center at the University of Colorado, Denver. The 227-acre campus, located in Aurora, is one...

August 11, 2010

Planned on a brownfield industrial site that is a major migratory route for birds, the 29,000-sf Ford Calumet Environmental Center will be wrapped with a screen made from reclaimed steel rebar designed to keep birds...

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Sound-absorbing wall carpet of 100 percent wool offers a tranquil solution to sound invasiveness in several shades, such as seagrass, pearl, corn and sisal. Carpet is ideal for high-traffic areas such as galleries, clubs and...

August 11, 2010