Window film is the cost-effective solution to the merchandise-damaging UV fading experienced by Kohl's new 79,000-sq.-ft. department store in Dallas. Without changing the store's appearance or significantly reducing visible...

August 11, 2010

A soaring seven-story, glass-and-steel, open-air atrium greets guests as they enter the expansion of Isleta Casino & Resort in Albuquerque, N.M. The dramatic design by Cuningham Group Architecture, Minneapolis,...

August 11, 2010

Use of project-management Web sites is growing rapidly, and for good reason. They facilitate the flow of information among the owner and A/E/C firms.

Usually owned and operated by general contractors...

August 11, 2010

The 175,000-sf Daybreak Corporate Center in South Jordan has earned LEED Platinum status, the first such building in the Beehive State. Designed by FFKR Architects, Salt Lake City, with Sahara Inc. of West Bountiful...

August 11, 2010

At first glance it seems only to provide enclosed space between two buildings in Costa Mesa, Calif., but the 3,600-sq.-ft. glass enclosure that connects the 17-story Imperial Bank Tower building with its neighbor-a one-story...

August 11, 2010

Forrester Construction of Rockville, Md., was awarded the $18 million design-build project for the Washington Christian Academy, Phase I, in Olney, Md. The Bethesda, Md., architectural firm Grimm + Parker designed...

August 11, 2010
  • Final inspection reveals nearly 900 defects at Scottish Parliament building. Edinburgh's much-celebrated Scottish...

August 11, 2010

Tacoma Convention Center

Tacoma, Wash.

At $89.7 million and 220,000 square feet, the...

August 11, 2010

The Katherine K. Hanley Family Shelter in Fairfax, Va., was recently recognized as the first homeless shelter in the U.S. to be recognized by the Green Building Initiative's (GBI) Green Globes environmental...

August 11, 2010

Practice makes perfect

Free, downloadable simulation program models the heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and lighting energy profiles in various building scenarios. The simulation...

August 11, 2010