Architects at Lord, Aeck & Sargent, Atlanta, had to work around city zoning requirements in order to fit the desired number of units in the Sage Condominiums in St. Petersburg, Fla. The finished structure...

August 11, 2010

Ventilating skylights feature a rain sensor that automatically closes the units during rain. The sensor can differentiate between rain and humidity so that it isn't fooled into closing from fluctuations in humidity, such as...

August 11, 2010

Zimmer Gunsul Frasca of Portland, Ore, has been selected to design the Fifth and Columbia office tower in the heart of Seattle's financial district. Developed by Daniels Development, the 43-story, 760,000-sf tower...

August 11, 2010

Shanghai ripple effect. Reflecting the technical nature of its client's work, Chicago-based Leo A. Daly designed the façade of a 36-story office tower for software developer Goyeah Group, Shanghai,...

August 11, 2010

A group of more than 20 representatives from California's government, education, legal, design, and construction communities recently co-authored a 27-page report detailing why construction costs are so high for K-12...

August 11, 2010

At the AIA Show in San Antonio last month, Paris-based architect Jacques Ferrier showed off his latest concept for a green mixed-used skyscraper. The unusual design incorporates a curving lattice façade made of ultra...

August 11, 2010

2011 Cedar Springs

Dallas, Texas

  • Building team...

August 11, 2010

Construction material prices experienced a 9% growth rate during the first quarter of 2006, with international markets, especially Asia, greatly influencing price surges. The pace of inflation, however, is projected...

August 11, 2010
  • What better way to conceal the unsightly scaffolding surrounding the $42.5 million exterior renovation of the historic Massachusetts State House in Boston than...

August 11, 2010