Located on 11 acres and comprising 13 buildings, Cairo (Egypt) American College provides a North American-based curriculum to 1,400 students ranging from pre-K to twelfth grade. The school adopted a new...

August 11, 2010

Canyon Ranch Living-Chicago, a planned 67-story high rise in Chicago's Gold Coast, will bring healthy living to a neighborhood known more for excess. The tower will be operated by the same-named Arizona-based...

August 11, 2010

St. Louis-based Clayco Inc. has been named design-builder for the U.S. Postal Service’s first two LEED-registered buildings. Plans entail the renovation and expansion of mail processing and distribution centers in...

August 11, 2010

Earth Day 2008—April 22—was the occasion for groundbreaking on the Hidden Oaks Nature Center in Bolingbrook, Ill. The 7,000-sf facility will house two early education classrooms, two multi-use rooms, staff offices,...

August 11, 2010

The new adult-oriented Life Learning World exhibit at the Center of Science and Industry in Columbus, Ohio, uses hardwood flooring to create a warm and inviting atmosphere. In collaboration with the Retail Design Group of...

August 11, 2010

The $41 million Center for Functional Nanomaterials at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, N.Y., earned LEED Silver, maximizing efficiency while minimizing exposure to sources that could impact the...

August 11, 2010

Continued 3.5%-plus economic growth will push vacancy rates down and rental rates up enough to boost office construction spending about 30%, including 8–10% higher costs, from spring 2005 to the end of 2006. Further...

August 11, 2010

Multifamily construction is holding up better during the housing slowdown than single-family construction. Prospective homebuyers with marginal finances are being forced to stay in apartments as mortgage rates rise...

August 11, 2010