Chicago-based structural engineer Halvorson and Partners, in collaboration with London-based Foster and Partners and the STT Group of Moscow, recently celebrated the groundbreaking for the Russia Tower in Moscow. At...

August 11, 2010

A Cincinnati-based team of Megen Construction Co. and Glaserworks Architecture is turning what was once a warehouse on a former Superfund cleanup site into a green visitors' center for the new Fernald Preserve, 18...

August 11, 2010



In a step toward global recognition of South Korea’s established animation industry, the city of Bucheon is building the new Korean Animation Museum. Designed by the Los Angeles office of international...

August 11, 2010

The Associated General Contractors of America is urging building owners to carefully consider the ramifications of purchasing construction goods and services via e-mail through a "reverse auction" procurement process...

August 11, 2010

Svigals + Partners, New Haven, Conn., designed the $16 million renovation to the second and third floors of the Yale School of Medicine's Laboratory for Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology. The building is aiming for...

August 11, 2010

At the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, the safety of U.S. men's and women's basketball teams at a resort away from the Olympic Village was ensured with an access-control system with photo badging and biometric hand-geometry readers....

August 11, 2010

In the famous Hollywood thriller Die Hard, police help actor Bruce Willis defeat a group of terrorists who have taken over a luxury high-rise office. In the movie, building owners are able to produce the drawings and...

August 11, 2010

The Boocoo Cultural Center and Café in Evanston, Ill., was built to foster community connections. The 5,000-sf facility, formerly a gas station, grocery store, and dollar store, now offers a 125-seat performance...

August 11, 2010

Here are the results from our April BDCnetwork.com poll, which asked BD&C readers:

In your opinion, should AEC firms allow employees to take off...

August 11, 2010

The world's tallest tilt-up concrete wall, measuring an impressive 96 feet, 6 inches tall, was hoisted into position at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla., last month, setting a new record for...

August 11, 2010