Largely untouched since the days of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, the historic campus of Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago got a much-needed boost with the opening of a student residence complex designed by IIT...

August 11, 2010

The industrial vacancy rate edged up to 9.9% in the first quarter from 9.7% at the end of 2005, but remains below the 10.7% rate achieved in the first quarter of last year. Construction spending is still increasing...

August 11, 2010

Designed for everything from kitchen countertops to skateboard ramps to boats, Richlite hardboard panels are composed of multiple layers of FSC-certified craft paper that is treated with No-VOC resin and then pressed...

August 11, 2010

Often, the presence of an industry leader goes unnoticed until that individual is gone. Such was certainly not the case for Milton F. Lunch, an outspoken advocate of qualifications-based selection, former general counsel of the...

August 11, 2010

No dark, depressing treatment rooms at the new $12 million Carson Tahoe Cancer Center in Carson City, Nevada. The 34,000-sf facility, located on the new 85-acre Carson Tahoe Medical Campus, offers bright, vibrant...

August 11, 2010

Florida East Coast Realty has announced that a Class A office condominium, 2020 Ponce, in Coral Gables, Fla., will top off at 14 stories. Construction began in June 2007, with Beauchamp Construction as GC. The 130,...

August 11, 2010

Project FROG Inc. is a San Francisco-based firm focused on reinventing modular school construction. FROG stands for Flexible Response to Ongoing Growth, and the project's mission is to create versatile, portable...

August 11, 2010

When designing its airplane hanger facility at Tampa International Airport, Raytheon specified the RidgeLight skylighting system for illumination of the center of the building. The skylight accepts thermal movement of the metal...

August 11, 2010

In 1934, John Dillinger was shot and killed by FBI agents in the alley outside Chicago's historic Biograph Theater. The Biograph will reopen in September and for the first time offer live theatrical performances. The...

August 11, 2010

San Francisco-based Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz Architects has won the international design and construction competition for...

August 11, 2010