Chattanooga-based Derthick, Henley & Wilkerson is architect for a $45 million expansion of the Chattanooga Convention Center. The general contractor is a joint venture of Atlanta-based Beers Construction Co. and...

August 11, 2010

Bellevue, Wash.'s Hines Expedia Tower has received LEED Core and Shell Gold certification. The 20-story office building—the first newly constructed office building in Bellevue to achieve LEED Gold—features a glass...

August 11, 2010

The Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems and Health Care Without Harm have released a new version of their highly popular green construction toolkit, the Green Guide for Health Care. Version 2.2 builds on...

August 11, 2010

First 'green' car dealership opens near Dallas. Gensler has designed the first car dealership to register for a LEED rating with the U.S. Green Building Council. Pat Lobb Toyota, McKinney...

August 11, 2010

Parkside of Old Town, a 20-acre neighborhood with tree-lined streets, generous green spaces, and clear views of the city skyline, has broken ground on Chicago's North Side. The community's first phase includes two-...

August 11, 2010

Terra-cotta was a popular exterior cladding material in the United States between 1880 and 1930. Terra-cotta clay was formed in plaster molds at 10 percent to 12 percent larger than the required finish dimensions, and kiln-...

August 11, 2010

The Wilmington Savings and Financial Services Bank Center is scheduled to open in December in that Delaware city. The 371,000-sf tower will be home to a U.S. Postal Service retail hub. More than half of the building'...

August 11, 2010

Set to break ground in January 2009 on the former site of Bethlehem Steel Corp. in Bethlehem, Pa., the SteelStax Community Project will include a 90,000-sf performing arts center, which will incorporate major iconic...

August 11, 2010

Heat recovery systems, a green roof, and natural ventilation are among the “green” features that helped the Kamloops (B.C.) Centre for Water Quality achieve a LEED Gold rating with the Canada Green Building Council...

August 11, 2010

The commerce department estimates that a total of $13.9 billion was spent for the construction of new hotels or motels-or the renovation and remodeling of existing properties-during the first 10 months of 2000. This marks an...

August 11, 2010