City officials and common pleas court members in Franklin County, Ohio, unveiled plans for the state's first green county courthouse last month. The 300,000-sf building will use high ceilings and its east/west...

August 11, 2010
  • Portland art museum sues its architect. The Portland (Ore.) Art Museum has filed a $1.5 million lawsuit against Boston...

August 11, 2010

TJS series trusses can be used for a variety of roof profiles, including parallel, tapered, pitched and curved. Capable of carrying heavier loads for longer spans, the series has gained popularity in the construction of schools...

August 11, 2010

Cool technologies

A/E/C professionals looking for more information on efficient and environmentally friendly methods for cooling, heating and powering buildings should check out this...

August 11, 2010

Atlanta-based architect Lord, Aeck & Sargent has acquired Brock Green Architects and Planners, Atlanta, a 10-person firm that specializes in housing and mixed-use projects....

August 11, 2010

Contractors added an estimated 125,000 workers in the last half of 2004, almost all for building and remodeling work. California contractors accounted for 30% of the hiring. Construction employment rose in 42 states...

August 11, 2010

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Austin and Central Texas is aiming for LEED Platinum for its new 13-room house and administrative office in Austin. Designed by local architect Eckols & Associates, the 28,500-...

August 11, 2010

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San Francisco

For more than a century, the Emporium department store has...

August 11, 2010

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August 11, 2010

Chicago's Fourth Presbyterian Church, which identifies its Michigan Avenue location by saying that the 110-story John Hancock Center is "across the street from us," hopes to turn its high-value site into a financial...

August 11, 2010