Replicating the form and appearance of the rolling hills of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, the 810,000-sq.-ft. City of Culture of Galicia cultural center will comprise six structures housed beneath an undulating roof...

August 11, 2010

Raleigh-Durham (N.C.) International Airport officially opened the gates at its new $570 million Terminal 2 late last month. At 920,000 sf, the terminal is nearly three times larger than the facility it replaces,...

August 11, 2010

The U.S. Green Building Council unveiled the latest version of its LEED for Existing Buildings green building certification system at the International Facilities Managers Association's annual convention in New...

August 11, 2010

As building designers and owners last month awaited the release of an engineering analysis of the World Trade Center collapse, preliminary indications foresaw no recommendations for significant changes to building...

August 11, 2010


          
        
Construction has reached the midway point for the Austonian, a 56-story, 850,000-sf high-rise residential and retail project in Austin, Texas. At 683 feet, the tower will be the...


August 11, 2010

The Village Walk at EastLake is a new 162,000-sf specialty retail complex serving the master-planned community of EastLake in Chula Vista, Calif. The complex is being developed by San Diego-based Sunberry...

August 11, 2010

The construction materials market has stabilized enough that cost estimates can again be made with reasonable confidence and the incidence of expensive expediting and paying premium prices to get materials has...

August 11, 2010

Archeologically inspired columns representing Canada's First Nations, ancient Egypt, China's traditional culture, Mexico's Toltec culture, and ancient Greece adorn the newly renovated Museum Subway Station on the...

August 11, 2010

Irvine, Calif.-based gkkworks has begun the construction phase of the Biszantz Family Tennis Center for Claremont McKenna College. The project will create about 170,000-sf of courts, fields, and structures,...

August 11, 2010

The U.S. Department of Energy has launched the Building Energy Codes Resource Center, an online resource that links users to the latest information on energy codes and energy-efficient construction techniques and...

August 11, 2010