In a move he says will "advance the craft of architecture," celebrity architect Rafael Viñoly has launched a tuition-free training and research program aimed at students and teachers of architecture, as well as...

August 11, 2010

The office vacancy rate fell 0.2% to 16.6% in the second quarter, according to the CB Richard Ellis survey. West Coast cities and Charlotte, N.C., had the most improvement while the largest increases in vacancy rates...

August 11, 2010

In our July 2007 Giants 300 report, Kendall/Heaton Associates, Houston, was mistakenly omitted from the photo caption for Comcast Center in Philadelphia (p. 54).

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August 11, 2010

McCarthy Building Cos. recently broke ground on the $17 million Lincoln (Calif.) Public Library at Twelve Bridges, a joint effort among the city of Lincoln, Sierra Joint Community College, and Western Placer Unified...

August 11, 2010


           
Twenty years in the making, St. Louis recently opened its $27 million Gateway Transportation Center, a 37,000-sf multi-modal building that provides...

August 11, 2010

A faucet worth gushing over, the Swan Single Bar faucet brings a sense of playfulness to washrooms and exposed sinks, as well as bar sinks and unique basin applications. Fittings are constructed of solid brass, and the valve...

August 11, 2010

Educational construction spending has increased every year since 1983, a boast no other building market segment can make. In spite of the prevailing macroeconomic environment, growth for this institutional sector has...

August 11, 2010

The $25 million, 108,000-sf Johnnie B. Byrd, Sr. Alzheimer's Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Fla., became the largest freestanding facility of its kind when it opened in September. Designed by HDR...

August 11, 2010

The sleek 38-story Aura Condominium tower designed by Studio Daniel Libeskind in association with Stantec Architects will do more than change the Sacramento, Calif., skyline. The $124.5 million building's innovative...

August 11, 2010

The National Institute of Science and Technology solicited public comment in New York City last month for its proposed comprehensive look into the World Trade Center collapse and lessons learned. Released June 10,...

August 11, 2010