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

CB Developers has topped out its 15-story green office and retail project in New York’s Meatpacking District. Designed by Morris Adjmi Architects, the LEED Gold-registered development will be one of the only...

August 11, 2010

Deadbolt features lever that permits narrow stile doors to be easily locked or unlocked with an upward or downward movement, meeting ADA accessibility guidelines.

Adams Rite Manufacturing. Circle 284...

August 11, 2010

Forecasts of worldwide economic growth have been revised downward recently-which is not surprising, as U.S. economic fortunes heavily impact those of other industrialized countries. With international trade an ever-more...

August 11, 2010

A remarkable new 96-unit apartment building opened last month in Chicago's River North neighborhood. Designed by Helmut Jahn, the architect behind the James R. Thompson Center and the...

August 11, 2010

The Construction Writers of America has named Gordon Wright, executive editor of Building Design & Construction, the recipient of its highest honor, the "Silver Hardhat," for lifetime service. Wright is a 30-year...

August 11, 2010

A landmark 700,000-sf bed tower at the Hadassah Medical Center at Ein Kerem in Jerusalem is the first project aimed at creating a modern resource for the growing city. Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of...

August 11, 2010