Building Automation

Energy savings at the Eagle Veterinary Hospital are close to 50% compared with a
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Middleman Construction Company builds the city?s first commercial building to earn certification....

April 03, 2012 | By Nicole Bowling, Associate Editor

Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.

Mitsubishi Electric newly developed a control cable that is 20% lighter than the
April 02, 2012 | By BBC

The operation of the elevator is scheduled to begin in 2014.

Several physical details of the Hoover Dam provided inspiration for the design o
March 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Smith Center will be the first major multi-purpose performance center in the U.S. to earn Sil...

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Bob Postma, vice president and project executive of the Aviation Center of Excel
March 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Postma will manage Skanska’s nationwide in-house team of airport construction experts who lead th...

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According to a Ponemon Institute study, an outage can cost an organization an av
March 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Technologies and best practices provide path for better preparation.

March 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Traditional office space being transformed into a modern work environment, complete with private...

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Developers of the Collection at RiverPark in Oxnard, Calif., decided to restart
March 16, 2012 | By Roger Vincent, Los Angeles Times

Stalled since 2009, developers of the Collection at RiverPark decided to restart construction on...

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The warp-speed construction is a startling illustration of the building boom in
March 13, 2012 | By Jonathan Kaiman, Los Angeles Times

A 30-story hotel in Changsha went up in two weeks. Some question the safety in that, but the buil...

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March 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Company expanding into the Texas market with a new office in Dallas and a satellite facility in A...

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Site constraints led to the configuration of the building as a continuous ribbon
March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The second phase of the project, which includes the academic buildings and the lacrosse and footb...

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Total design, construction and fit-out for the building addition will generate 1
March 05, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The building has been designed by SaylorGregg Architects and will apply for LEED Silver certifica...

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The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and ot
March 01, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, contributing editor

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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The buildings rugged history of service is captured in the reused building mate
March 01, 2012 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor

The reconstruction of a near-century-old derelict public works facility in Minneapolis earns LEED...

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February 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Castillo will oversee projects with new and existing clients in northern California within the ar...

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February 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The report analyzes the opportunities for BIPV glass products using c-Si, thin-film and OPV/DSC m...

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Griffin Electric performed the installation of a 15KV service and switches, as w
February 28, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The 210,000-sf complex is comprised of two buildings, and houses research, teaching and office ar...

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The 25,600-sf three-story building, which houses the worlds first microbial sin
February 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by WBRC Architects Engineers in association with Perkins + Will.

The building is 27% more energy efficient than similar buildings, uses 21% less
February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Beltsville facility, which also earned the ENERGY STAR Label for energy performance, implemen...

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Michael Bohn (Gilbane), Stephanie Mueller (Gilbane), Gene Farb (Elmhurst Memoria
February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project employed more than 2,000 tradespeople for a total of 2.1 million hours worked – all w...

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Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint
February 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...

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February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...

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February 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Located in the Simon Building, which serves as the main entrance leading into the Morristown Memo...

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February 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The solar array is at the elevation of 737 feet, making the building the tallest in the world wit...

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February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens support is earmarked for the school’s Fire Protection Engineering Lab, a facility that ha...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C. 

February 01, 2012 | By Dace Campbell, AIA, LEED AP, BNBuilders

A new software tool derived from virtual reality is helping Building Teams use the power of BIM m...

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The interior design includes carpet with 65% recycled content, light fixtures re
February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The 63,500 sf building allows AIM to consolidate its previous two locations under one roof, with...

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Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christis fusion facility combines academic departme
January 31, 2012 | By David Mills, AIA, and Michael Medici, AIA

‘Fusing’ multiple functions into a single building can make it greater than the sum of its parts....

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January 31, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Leading construction management firm overseeing one of first healthcare projects in the country t...

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