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

Performance-based

The performance-based building specifications database service, PerSpective, offered by CSI and Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) will now be marketed with this...

August 11, 2010

One York Street, a block-long pre-Civil War building in New York City's Tribeca district, is being redesigned as a luxury condominium building with a new 14-story glass tower as its central core. Designed by Mexican...

August 11, 2010

The John Cooper School in Woodlands, Texas, is getting a new performing arts center designed by Houston firm Morris Architects on its 43-acre campus. The 38,000-sf Performing Arts Center, estimated at $12-14 million...

August 11, 2010

The 742-room Radisson Hotel at Universal Studios, Orlando, will be completely renovated to the Doubletree hotel brand in a $10 million project by owner MeriStar Hospitality Corp., Arlington, Va. The...

August 11, 2010

Average construction materials prices rose by a slight 0.1% between August and September, following much larger gains over the prior two months. Prices for products used by the construction industry increased at...

August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010

Forbes ranks states by their “greenness.”Vermont, Oregon, and Washington topped Forbes's inaugural list of America's Greenest States. The report ranked each state by measuring and comparing key...

August 11, 2010

A 25-story condominium tower will be the key feature of Sherman Plaza, a $180 million mixed-use project that will occupy nearly an entire block in downtown Evanston, Ill. Architect is Daniel P. Coffey &...

August 11, 2010