“1” Hotel and Residences, set to open during the first half of 2010, will be New York City's first five-star green hotel. The building will be built to LEED standards and will open in a proposed 31-story mixed-use...

August 11, 2010

The Adam Joseph Lewis Center at Oberlin (Ohio) College incorporates a wastewater-treatment system-deemed a "living machine"-designed to recycle up to 2,000 gallons of the building's wastewater daily by mimicking nature. The...

August 11, 2010

The New York office of Hellmuth, Obata and Kassabaum is designing a 130,000-sf research headquarters for ImClone Systems at 325 Spring Street, a former Port Authority truck depot in Manhattan originally constructed...

August 11, 2010

Given the headline-grabbing swoon on Wall Street and continued revelations of corporate financial misconduct, U.S. consumers entered the second half of 2002 understandably anxious about their economic future. However...

August 11, 2010

Access Living, a center providing support for the disabled, moved into its new 50,000-sf headquarters. The nonprofit's home is a model for universal and sustainable design, with high-efficiency lamps, daylight...

August 11, 2010

The Peshtigo Tower, designed by architect Ralph Johnson, a design principal with Chicago's Perkins+Will, features a distinctive, angular design. The 358-unit, $180 million tower is anything but a “uniform box,”...

August 11, 2010

Construction work has commenced on the first speculative industrial building in the 300-acre Agua Mansa Industrial Center in Riverside, Calif. Developed by a joint venture of Seventh Street Development and Genesis LA Real...

August 11, 2010

Does the hospitality sector see a silver lining on the horizon? Although many are predicting that the economic slump will continue to plague struggling hotels, casinos, and resorts, there may be some good news for Building Teams...

August 11, 2010

Foster + Partners' new Fortaleza Hall is open and inviting, a striking contrast to the largely inward-looking buildings of S.C. Johnson & Son's Racine, Wis., corporate campus, designed...

August 11, 2010