A manufacturer of intercom systems has released a technical CD with expanded product and company literature as well as special-order product information. Aiphone's products range from simple audio-only door answering systems to...

August 11, 2010

Dallas-based Trammell Crow Company, Austin developer Constructive Ventures, and the San Antonio office of USAA Real Estate Co. will redevelop the Green Water Treatment Plant and adjoining Austin Energy Control...

August 11, 2010

Suffolk Construction of Boston has begun work on a $30 million expansion to the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Needham, Mass. The 44,000-sf addition is the hospital's largest facility improvement project in 30...

August 11, 2010

The vacancy rate for manufacturing facilities begins the year at 11%, nearly a full percentage point lower than a year earlier but still about 2% above the long-term average vacancy rate. New York, Los Angeles,...

August 11, 2010

Commercial construction spending accounted for 31% of the total year-to-date gain in nonresidential and multifamily construction through August. The quick rebound in spending on new and renovated multifamily housing...

August 11, 2010

Student housing complexes at universities across the country are being designed to include changing trends in students' lifestyles, incorporating coffee shops, restaurants, and other components to create a mixed-use...

August 11, 2010

FitzGerald Associates Architects, Chicago, designed Printers Corner, a 17-story condominium tower now under construction in Chicago's Printers Row neighborhood. Each unit of the building, developed for Winthrop...

August 11, 2010

An energy-efficient and maintenance-free retrofit pedestal lamp is offered for recessed nightlight and steplight fixtures in hospitals and nursing homes and pathway lighting for stairways. The solid-state electronic circuitry...

August 11, 2010

In an effort to provide members with greater access to the latest tools for their practice, the American Institute of Architects announced an agreement with Reed Construction Data (a BD+C sister company) to...

August 11, 2010

The final piece of architect Cesar Pelli's 14-acre Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, Calif., was recently unveiled. The "Red Building," a spectacular 400,000-sf red glass-clad complex of offices and parking,...

August 11, 2010