Residents living in Dallas's Cedars community could not have asked for a more ideal neighbor. Ever since the Dallas Police Department moved into its new, $58 million headquarters in the heart of the manufacturing and...

August 11, 2010

Ah, 2003! For our Giants, it was neither the best of years nor the worst of years. Most firms saw modest single-digit gains in revenue, while a few firms with a strong footprint in healthcare and school construction...

August 11, 2010

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August 11, 2010

One of the first modern mixed-use buildings in the tradition-rich city of Prague, Czech Republic (population 1.2 million), now faces Charles Square, the largest public space in the central city.

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August 11, 2010

Construction spending for government buildings—excluding housing, education, and healthcare—expanded 14% in the fiscal year ending in June 2007. This is acceleration from the 4% growth in the prior fiscal year....

August 11, 2010

The new headquarters of the California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is notable for more than its abundance of "sustainable" features. The manner in which the 930,000-sq.-ft. building evolved was also...

August 11, 2010

San Francisco holds a special place in the national psyche, known for its beauty, romance and earth-shifting danger.

But among developers and designers, it also is...

August 11, 2010

For as long as most Milwaukee area residents can recall, a complex of buildings on the south side of Wisconsin Avenue at the Milwaukee River was known as "the white elephant" because of the white...

August 11, 2010

Shouldn’t major financial investments in new schools benefit both the students and the greater community? Conventional wisdom says yes, of course. That logic explains the growing interest in joint-use schools—...

August 11, 2010

Like many other building components, curtain walls do not last forever. "These installations have a finite service life," says Thomas Schwartz, president of the Waltham, Mass., engineering firm of Simpson, Gumpertz...

August 11, 2010