Architects

Every building starts with a concept and a design. Architects are involved at every stage of the process, even after a design has been finalized, helping other building team members through the snares and missteps in the construction process.
January 09, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

In his 35-year career with Lutron, Pessina has acquired broad experience in the engineering, qual...

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Allan Kehrt

Allan Kehrt

January 09, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Kehrt's legacy of projects include Rutgers University's Biomedical Engineering Building, the reno...

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January 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The newest publication from the TCA is the second in a planned trilogy of resources covering the...

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Joel Colwell, AIA

Joel Colwell, AIA

January 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

With over 30 years of experience, Colwell has managed large-scale, complex projects for major hea...

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Doug Wignall, AIA, RAIC, LEED AP HDR Architecture

Doug Wignall, AIA, RAIC, LEED AP

January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

HDR Architecture, Inc. is known for its award-winning designs for urban environments, campuses an...

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Gensler served as architect, Balfour Beatty US was the project's contractor, and

Gensler served as architect, Balfour Beatty US was the project's contractor, and TBG Partners served as landscape architects.

January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The "new" building will serve as a repository of Houston memorabilia and rare archival material a...

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Walgreen new architectural style

The El Dorado Hills' Walgreens was designed in the Santa Barbara style, which is composed of a traditional arched entry and towe

January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The structure's exterior is a major departure from the corporate image of a traditional Walgreens...

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Summit Design + Build, LLC recently completed the new 12,000-sq. ft. LEED certif

Summit Design + Build, LLC recently completed the new 12,000-sq. ft. LEED certified retail center known as Park Place in Northbr

January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Summit was responsible for the complete gut and renovation of the former auto repair shop which r...

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January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Acquisition will enhance portfolio with new energy consulting and management services.

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2012, and will be completed by December 2012.

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Industrial Contractors Inc. is a contractor in the commercial, industrial and power markets of th...

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HDR was selected to design Humber Rivers new 1.7-million-sf hospital in Toronto

The design of the hospital takes inspiration from the architecture of Toronto, following clean rectilinear lines and using prima

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Humber River  is the first hospital in North America to fully integrate and automate all of its p...

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Maj. Gen. Harry George Armstrong Complex at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

The 680,000-sf complex, which consists of two main buildings and ancillary facilities, represents the largest construction proje

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The academic-style facility supports education/training and research functions, and contains clas...

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January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new award, which comprises the construction of five new elementary schools and demolition of...

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January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) reached its first positive mark since August. 

January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

This acquisition will grow Callison’s New York team to over 75 architects.

January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Harley Ellis Devereaux will relocate the employees in its current Berkeley, Calif., office to the...

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January 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Building Design+Construction has named two new members to its editorial board. Both are...

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At the new $654 million Rush University Medical Center, the ground-level hospital entryway includes a four-story, all-season ope

January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...

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New SJI Rule on Steel Joists

According to a new rule issued by the Steel Joist Institute, the proper way to hang loads from joist chords is concentrically (n

January 03, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

A new rule from the Steel Joist Institute clarifies when local reinforcement of joists is require...

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AIA: New Developments in Concrete Construction

Whether its fly ash, slag, silica fume, or other supplementary cementitious materials, project teams are seeing cement substitu

January 03, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

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

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The Value of Historic Paint Investigations

Where the walls were previously painted white, the results of EverGreenes finishes investigation in the Illinois State Capitol

January 03, 2012 | By Amanda Stauffer, Architectural Conservator EverGreene Architectural Arts, New York, N.Y.

An expert conservator provides a three-step approach to determining a historic building’s “period...

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28th Annual Reconstruction Awards: Bringing Hope to Cancer Patients

The gothic architecture of Hope Lodge was fully restored, including the masonry. The slate roof was also replaced, and new steel

January 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A gothic-style structure is reconstructed into comfortable, modern patient residence facility for...

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Art Gensler: Still Making a Difference for Clients Every Day

Forty-seven years after starting the firm with his wife, Drue, and Jim Follett, Art Gensler is still on the job every workday.

January 03, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

After running what is today the largest architecture firm in the world for more than four decades...

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Gensler: 'The One Firm Firm'

Members of Genslers San Francisco office collaborate around a model of a project. The firms culture values learning, professio

January 03, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The giant architecture firm succeeds by giving each of its more than 3,000 employees the opportun...

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Rental Renaissance, The Rebirth of the Apartment Market

Gables 5th Street Commons, a four-story, 138-unit mixed-use apartment complex by developer Gables Residential, near the Universi

January 03, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Across much of the U.S., apartment rents are rising, vacancy rates are falling. In just about eve...

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OSHA is enforcing its new fall protection standards, as evidenced by a recent crackdown in New York.

December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

OSHA is enforcing its new fall protection standards, as evidenced by a recent crackdown in New Yo...

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A Deputy Commissioner for New Yorks Port Authority signed off on the agencys decision not to fireproof the new World Trade Cen

December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Some criticized the decision, reasoning that the structure could be a terrorist target.

California regulators responsible for enforcing earthquake safety laws have failed to certify more than 16,000 construction proj

December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

California regulators responsible for enforcing earthquake safety laws have failed to certify mor...

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December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits,...

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