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

The cost to build green remains on par with standard construction costs, according to a study published in July by cost management consulting firm Davis Langdon. Conducted in 2006, the study, “The Cost of Green...

August 11, 2010

Here are the results from our February BDCnetwork.com poll, which asked BD&C readers:

What is your opinion of the...

August 11, 2010

Harrison MetroCentre, a mixed-use redevelopment that encompasses nearly 4 million sf, is under way in Harrison, N.J. The $1.8 billion project will feature office, retail, and nearly 4,000 housing units. A stadium for...

August 11, 2010

Baltimore-based architect Hord Coplan Macht is leading a multi-disciplinary team designing a $268 million, 598,000-sf replacement hospital for Western Maryland Health System in Cumberland, Md. The first three levels...

August 11, 2010