Mr. Peanut, Tony the Tiger, the Aflac duck, the Jolly Green Giant, and hundreds of other advertising icons will soon be housed in a Kansas City, Mo., museum honoring their contributions to American culture....

August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010

Arlington Memorial Hospital in Arlington, Texas, began construction on a $76 million addition. The six-story surgical tower will increase the hospital's size by more than 200,000 sf, adding 16 operating rooms for...

August 11, 2010

Providence Town Center, a 550,000-sf shopping and dining center in Collegeville, Pa., just west of Philadelphia, has been designed by Bernardon Haber Holloway Designs of Downington, Pa. Urban Retail Properties of...

August 11, 2010

A new trend in urban entertainment projects emphasizes quality over quantity, with developments offering a variety of uses and designs that reflect the character of the community, according to participants at Urban...

August 11, 2010

As more and more A/E/C firms discover the benefits of using the Internet to facilitate and manage projects, more and more of the industry's veteran software companies-many that have patiently waited for much of the Internet...

August 11, 2010

Reconstruction and a resumption of renovation efforts will follow cleanup of the Sept. 11 crash of a jetliner into the Pentagon. More than 180 people died when terrorists smashed the airliner into the building's west...

August 11, 2010

GID Urban Development Group, Boston, has announced plans to develop a pedestrian-focused mixed-use neighborhood in downtown Houston. Regent Square will encompass 24 acres of inner-loop property and include buildings...

August 11, 2010

Design and construction professionals need to heed many rules for masonry construction. Here is a partial list of selection criteria for architects and structural engineers who choose masonry and cladding materials:

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August 11, 2010

In the market for alternative decorative construction materials? The Decorative Concrete Council, a specialty council of the American Society of Concrete Contractors, has launched a Web site for those who want to search online...

August 11, 2010