Building Team Blog

Since 2009, the Building Team Blog has served as the primary platform for BD+C's editorial team to opine about all things related to the AEC market, from the latest design tools to green building trends. Building Team Bloggers include Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director (, David Barista, Editor-in-Chief (, and John Caulfield, Senior Editor (
Building Owner | October 20, 2013 | David Barista
Not able to attend the inaugural BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo this week? Don't w...

Gensler founder Arthur Gensler (right) talked with BD+C Editorial Director Robert Cassidy at the Under 40 Leadership Summit kick-off event on Wednesday, October 9

Building Owner | October 10, 2013 | David Barista
M. Arthur Gensler, Jr., FAIA, FIIDA, RIBA, founder of the world’s largest architecture firm, Gensler, offered...
Building Owner | September 19, 2013 | David Barista
If you're an up-and-coming leader at your AEC firm and are interested in advancing your career, join the BD+C...
Building Owner | September 05, 2013 | David Barista
Next month's Under 40 Leadership Summit in San Francisco is your place to shine. Our third annual networking a...
Building Owner | August 29, 2013 | David Barista
Why yes, of course it is. Correctional design exerts from Shive-Hattery and the Iowa Department of Corrections...
Building Enclosure Systems | August 26, 2013 | David Barista
Building Design+Construction's new conference and expo, BUILDINGChicago, kicks off in two weeks. The three-day...
Building Owner | August 22, 2013 | Rob Cassidy
The other day I asked a group of design and construction professionals if they ever conducted formal post-occu...
Building Owner | July 23, 2013 | Julie S. Higginbotham
"Obamacare" implementation will add thousands of people to the ranks of the insured, including many who former...
Architects | July 08, 2013 | Rob Cassidy
Every schoolchild knows that the cheetah is the world’s fastest land animal—70 mph, no sweat. And, as we all k...
Architects | May 30, 2013 | Rob Cassidy
A debate has been raging in the blogosphere over the last few months about an article in The New Republic, “If...

2012 Platinum Award Winner: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago

Architects | March 15, 2013 | David Barista

The 46,000-sf Natural Sciences Building, Scottsdale (Ariz.) Community College, one of the Maricopa Community Colleges. Building Team: richrd+bauer (architect); Energy Systems Design (MEP); Paragon Design (SE); PK Kland Consulting Civil Engineers (CE); Research Facilities Design (lab planner); CF Shuler (landscape architect); Barton Malow Co. (CM at risk).

Architects | February 21, 2013 | Rob Cassidy

HP has significantly expanded the 8760ws touchpad. It features three buttons and is large enough to accommodate the pinch and other new input/output features that come from the tablet world.

Architects | September 08, 2011 | Jeff Yoders

HP's TouchPad tablet computer and all WebOS devices will be shuttered.

Architects | August 23, 2011 | Jeff Yoders

Vela Systems Field BIM-Interactive will support both the visual geometries and the data of BIM on the iPad.

Products and Services | August 19, 2011 | Jeff Yoders

Project Analyzer aims to let project managers and principals-in-charge know their costs at any point in a project.

BIM and Information Technology | August 02, 2011 | Jeff Yoders
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