Buildings are seldom renovated to preserve damage. But that was a major objective of the $12 million renovation of a building that survived the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building six years ago.

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August 11, 2010

The U.S. Supreme Court Building is undergoing a modernization to upgrade systems that have been in place since the building opened in 1935. The architect for the first phase of the five-year project is Princeton, N.J...

August 11, 2010

Reflective of the slowly rebounding economy, roofing contractors reported a slight increase in upper sales volume brackets in 2002, and expect to record similar increases this year.

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August 11, 2010

Manufacturing construction spending has peaked at a $40 billion annual rate—twice the pace in 2003-04—and will change very little over the next two years. Starts of new manufacturing projects declined sharply last...

August 11, 2010

• Chicago-based building information modeling services firm Satellier has appointed three key executives: Anthony Flynn, former CMO and VP at Bentley Systems, has been named CMO and...

August 11, 2010

The Columbus (Ohio) Public School District has named URS Corp., San Francisco, executive architect for a $1.3 billion program to rebuild and renovate over 120 educational facilities in Columbus. URS...

August 11, 2010

A consortium led by Portman Holdings in partnership with Samsung C&T Corp., Hyundai E&C, and SYM-Associates is financing the development of a 151-story, 2,000-foot mixed-use tower in Incheon, South Korea,...

August 11, 2010

To improve the durability and workability of concrete specified for Enron Field, home of the Houston Astros, the building team added a high-range water reducer and fly ash to the mix. The dispersing agent dramatically reduces...

August 11, 2010

Dallas-based Centex Construction will complete a mixed-use community structure in San Diego's East Village in early 2006. The Element building will feature 65 residential units and five unique floor plans ranging...

August 11, 2010

The South Carolina Research Authority, the Medical University of South Carolina, and the City of Charleston, S.C., are teaming to convert a Charleston historic landmark building into a research and laboratory...

August 11, 2010