A mock trial of an architect alleged to have failed to meet his professional responsibilities was a new feature of this year's Build Boston convention and trade show, held last month.

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August 11, 2010

Enhance office spaces and other interiors with a new modular carpet tile. Constructed of rugged nylon in 19- to 26-ounce face weights, the Perceptions line adds a contemporary flair to commercial spaces, combining established...

August 11, 2010

Construction crews have broken ground this month on a $168 million expansion and renovation of Westfield Fox Hills, a regional shopping center in Culver City, Calif., built in 1975. Designed by Dallas-based Omniplan...

August 11, 2010

San Francisco-based architect Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz, in association with the Des Moines office of the Omaha-based DLR Group, is architect for a 125,000-sq.-ft. Judicial Branch Building in...

August 11, 2010

Since it was built in 1991, Allstate's Southwest Data Center in Dallas has grown from 380,000 square feet and 1,000 employees to over a half-million square feet and 2,000 employees. A state-of-the-art building-automation system...

August 11, 2010

Get the scoop

Contractor's National Database allows information sharing on past clients, including whether or not the contractor was able to collect on the work performed, or if the...

August 11, 2010

Although this deck-coating system is intended primarily for waterproofing mechanical rooms, Shawmut has discovered it is also an excellent waterproofer for restaurant kitchens, bathrooms, and bars that have to...

August 11, 2010

Fire-protection research

National Institute of Standards and Technology offers a database of more than 55,000 documents related to fire protection. Users can search the FIREDOC online...

August 11, 2010