The new adult-oriented Life Learning World exhibit at the Center of Science and Industry in Columbus, Ohio, uses hardwood flooring to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. In collaboration with the Retail Design Group of...

August 11, 2010

The $41 million Center for Functional Nanomaterials at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, N.Y., earned LEED Silver, maximizing efficiency while minimizing exposure to sources that could impact the...

August 11, 2010

Continued 3.5%-plus economic growth will push vacancy rates down and rental rates up enough to boost office construction spending about 30%, including 8–10% higher costs, from spring 2005 to the end of 2006. Further...

August 11, 2010

Multifamily construction is holding up better during the housing slowdown than single-family construction. Prospective homebuyers with marginal finances are being forced to stay in apartments as mortgage rates rise...

August 11, 2010

Hill Glazier Architects , a 40-person hospitality design firm based in Palo Alto, Calif., has merged with Dallas-based HKS Architects , a top-five national architecture/engineering...

August 11, 2010

Once known as Weston College, a Jesuit renewal and assisted-living center for retired priests in Cranberry Township, Pa., required its windows be replaced. Windows installed in the 1970s did not adhere to the historic...

August 11, 2010

Mergers and acquisitions. Architectural firms DTS Shaw Associates of Boston and Perkins & Will have merged. Perkins & Will has opened an office in Dallas with Doug Demers as principal.

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August 11, 2010

Centerpoint Plaza, a 97,500-sf office building, is under construction in Carlsbad, Calif. The commercial project was designed by the San Diego office of Austin Veum Robbins Partners. Reno Contracting of San Diego is...

August 11, 2010