The new 99,000-sf, $32 million St. Coletta's School in Washington, D.C., was designed to serve students with autism, mental retardation, and multiple disabilities. National Medal of Arts-winning architect Michael...

August 11, 2010

Software developers have it tough. On the one hand, their sales and marketing departments want them to make software with all the bells and whistles, in the belief that potential buyers place functionality at the top...

August 11, 2010

Construction spending for hotels and motels jumped an estimated 17% last year and will expand more than 20% both this year and next.

Even so, this is a modest market...

August 11, 2010

A ceremonial groundbreaking was held on Abraham Lincoln's birthday last month for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. Architect for the $115 million project is St. Louis-based Hellmuth,...

August 11, 2010

3-D scanner series provides flexibility for 3-D measurement, inspection and modeling through laser measuring technology. The lightweight, easy-to-use design provides maximum efficiency for use in demanding applications. The...

August 11, 2010

Carpet Specification Guidelineshelps designers, architects and facility managers choose carpet that will perform appropriately in any end-use area with an expected amount of foot traffic. The...

August 11, 2010

Construction has commenced on India Tower, a 60-story mixed-use tower in South Mumbai, India. Designed by FXFOWLE Architects, the tower will include shopping, dining, entertainment, a Park Hyatt hotel, and...

August 11, 2010

Firm announcements

Sweden-based contractor Skanska AB has consolidated its U.S. companies into one national firm, which will operate solely under Skanska USA...

August 11, 2010

Patterned carpeting and rugs by Joan Weissman can be seen adorning the halls of high-end hotel, resort and retail facilities. Patterns with names such as Canterbury, Le Chateau and Monaco offer functional artwork and accents....

August 11, 2010