Turner Construction Company is the largest construction company in the U.S., with 5,800 employees in 46 offices nationwide and a presence in 20 countries. The firm, a subsidiary of German construction giant Hochtief AG, completed...

August 11, 2010



The team behind the new Holyoke (Mass.) Health Center was aiming for more than the...

August 11, 2010

When it comes to valuing employees, many firms offer flowery platitudes about attracting and retaining the best and brightest, but don't always back up those statements with benefits that achieve their aim. Arup's...

August 11, 2010

The Old Patent Office Building in Washington, D.C., completed in 1867, houses two Smithsonian Institution museums—the National Portrait Gallery and the American Art Museum. Collections include portraits of all U.S....

August 11, 2010

Hospital Building Teams are giving increasing attention to patient safety, and with good reason: The Institute of Medicine reports that as many as 1 out of 27 patients admitted into a hospital is harmed by...

August 11, 2010

Having a hard time recruiting top-notch talent? You're not alone.

Four of five AEC firms say hiring and retaining staff are their top operational challenges in...

August 11, 2010

As new residents of Charlotte, N.C., are seeking to make a connection with the rapidly growing Southeastern hot spot, Atlanta-based general contractor Batson-Cook Construction last month completed a...

August 11, 2010

Panelized wood roofs have been in use for more than 40 years west of the Mississippi, where wood has always been plentiful, but the roofing system is new to regions east of the mighty...

August 11, 2010
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August 11, 2010