A decade ago, still in the relatively early days of computing before the flowering of the Web, the ever-growing number of file formats was driving AEC users nearly mad. Everyone was looking for something that would...

August 11, 2010

The 85-year-old copper roof of the Cathedral of St. Paul (Minn.), America's fourth largest church, is being reconstructed as part of an entire renovation project. More than 70 tons of copper will be used, and about...

August 11, 2010

Design cited in architect Holl's exit of Denver justice center project. The city of Denver will pay nearly $700,000 to New York architect Steven Holl, who quit its justice center project over aesthetic...

August 11, 2010

Reconstruction of the damaged portion of the Pentagon got under way in mid-November as crews began pouring concrete for the replacement of damaged and destroyed columns. Column construction began as demolition of the...

August 11, 2010

Butler Rogers Baskett Architects of New York recently saw its design of the 30,760-sf Blood Fitness Center on the campus of Hamilton College in Clinton, N.Y., completed. The project involved restoring and renovating...

August 11, 2010

To incorporate KIII-TV's company colors into its new television station in Corpus Christi, Texas-a nondescript renovated office building-local architect Thomas Valentine specified the installation of fascia and soffit panels...

August 11, 2010

Education construction spending fell 8% from a June 2003 peak to February 2004, but expansion is expected to resume later this year with an accelerated pickup forecast for 2005.

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August 11, 2010

HOK Sport+Venue+Event, Kansas City, Mo., unveiled a prototype baseball academy designed for the San Diego Padres. The 15-acre training facility in San Cristobal, the Dominican Republic, has two regulation-size...

August 11, 2010

Design work is under way on a $26.3 million student services facility at Oxnard (Calif.) College. The 40,000-sf facility will consist of a two-story student services building and a one-story foodservices building...

August 11, 2010