The University of California, Merced, received another Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification, this time for the Student Services Building.

The award brings the campus total for LEED certifications...

December 9, 2014

Although online retail is growing, it still only accounts for 6% of all retail sales. And physical stores play a critical role in online purchases. According to an...

December 8, 2014

In today’s tech-driven AEC workplace environment, the only constant, it seems, is change. Firms are scrambling to keep up with the latest BIM/VDC-related tools and are searching for ways to more effectively implement and manage those tools on...

December 8, 2014

The market outlook is brighter for U.S. architecture, engineering, and construction companies, with a majority of AEC firms reporting higher revenues, strong forecasts, and sound financial health, according to Building Design+Construction’s...

December 8, 2014

Last May, two young girls in Uttar Pradesh, India’s largest state, walked into a field outside their village for their nightly ritual: defecating in the open. This would be the last time the two girls would make such a journey. They were brutally...

December 8, 2014

Page, a multidisciplinary architecture and engineering firm, announces that it has expanded its urban design and urban/campus planning capabilities through the acquisition of BMS Design Group, a consulting firm in San Francisco. Their areas of...

December 8, 2014

Moshe Safdie’s Jewel Changi Airport is a planned addition of 1.4 million sf to Singapore’s Changi Airport, Dezeen reports.

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December 8, 2014

Fifty years after the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts opened in Washington, D.C., construction work on a 65,000-sf expansion to the facility began. 

Designed by Steven Holl and BNIM, the project is being...

December 8, 2014

An 11-member jury representing the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation has selected six finalists, from a record-breaking 1,715 submissions, in the contest to design Guggenheim Helsinki in Finland’s capital.

In order to maintain the integrity...

December 7, 2014

Much has been written and talked about how Millennials are a different breed than either Gen Xers or Baby Boomers when it comes to their work habits and preferences. And many companies are probably wondering about how radically they might need to...

December 6, 2014