The final beam has been placed atop the 292-foot-tall Texas Capital Bank Building, built by The Beck Group, Dallas, in the Dallas Uptown district. The $120 million project will include a five-story residential and...

August 11, 2010

Of the 5.8 million elevators in the world, 760,000, or 13 percent, are in North America, according to the industry publication Elevator World.

The majority of the...

August 11, 2010

Construction spending on K-12 public schools is expected to increase 10.9% this year, and an additional 12.1% next year. After figuring in cost inflation, real growth will be about 4% in 2006 and near 6% next year....

August 11, 2010

Smith Consulting Architects of San Diego has designed a $10 million development called Bressi Spectrum, a 119,000-sf office/R&D project on a 9.6-acre campus within the Bressi Ranch Business Park in Carlsbad,...

August 11, 2010

Available in pine in one-, five-, 10- and 15-lite configurations, the Marquis is offered in heights up to 8 feet. Low-emissivity glass is inserted directly into the wood stile and rail frame through compression glazing,...

August 11, 2010

One of the nation’s largest government construction projects is the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Consolidation Project in the White Oak section of Silver Spring, Md. The $1.4 billion project, which is being...

August 11, 2010

Plans to transform a former factory into a new correctional facility in Wagner, S.D., will begin to take shape next month, as the unusual project breaks ground.

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August 11, 2010

Massive flowing metal "ribbons" with vertical slots highlight the design of the new multipurpose stadium for the Arizona Cardinals football team in Glendale, Ariz. The project broke ground last month....

August 11, 2010

Synthetic gypsum and recycled cellulose combine for a nature-friendly underlayment that provides moisture protection. By using recycling byproducts to create the underlayment, the use of old-growth wood is eliminated. The...

August 11, 2010

Minneapolis-based architecture firm Parker Durrant International (PDI) will oversee a $36 million renovation and expansion of the landmark Yellow Dragon Hotel in Hangzhou, China, as winner of an international design...

August 11, 2010