A group of more than 20 representatives from California's government, education, legal, design, and construction communities recently co-authored a 27-page report detailing why construction costs are so high for K-12...

August 11, 2010

At the AIA Show in San Antonio last month, Paris-based architect Jacques Ferrier showed off his latest concept for a green mixed-used skyscraper. The unusual design incorporates a curving lattice façade made of ultra...

August 11, 2010

2011 Cedar Springs

Dallas, Texas

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August 11, 2010

Construction material prices experienced a 9% growth rate during the first quarter of 2006, with international markets, especially Asia, greatly influencing price surges. The pace of inflation, however, is projected...

August 11, 2010
  • What better way to conceal the unsightly scaffolding surrounding the $42.5 million exterior renovation of the historic Massachusetts State House in Boston than...

August 11, 2010

When considering the virtues of today's tall buildings, is height all that remains?

This thought-provoking question was posed by Ole Scheeren, partner with Office for...

August 11, 2010

AIA convention to keynote security design. In response to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the AIA National Convention and Expo 2002, May 9-11, in Charlotte, N.C., will host a series of seminars and...

August 11, 2010

The new Advanced Education and Clinical Practice Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, will house medical education, clinical and translational research, and ambulatory care programs....

August 11, 2010

GBI launches Web-based program for improving “greenness” of existing buildings.The Green Building Initiative has started pilot testing a Web-based tool designed to give building owners and facility managers a...

August 11, 2010