Cities change constantly, but given the numerous disruptive factors spanning technology, policy,...read more
Matthew Rosenberg has identified 8 major inefficiencies in the architecture and design industry,...read more
International architecture and design firm Little has appointed Carolyn Rickard-Brideau as its ne...read more
Efficient supply chains enable companies to be more competitive in the marketplace.
The estimate of total losses in 2017 from major natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey are at $306 billion, which shattered the previous record of $215 billion. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.
Tax reform implications and rebuilding from natural disasters are among the reasons AIA’s Chief E...read more
The commercial office and retail sectors will lead the way in 2018, with a strong bounce back for...read more
As we close out the first month of the New Year, AEC firms have made (and are still making) plans...read more
Measuring 33 inches wide, the delivery robots can travel on sidewalks and can carry payloads weighing up to 77 lbs. Photo courtesy thyssenkrupp
“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to...read more
Pope Holbrook Elementary School, Ft. Bragg, N.C. Rendering: LS3P
Clients want to be able to track costs at every stage of a project, and cost estimates (current a...read more
Photo: PDR Corp.
Autism, in part, gave us modern architecture, writes PDR’s Julie Troung.
The surf park fits with Virginia Beach’s long connection to surfing and board shaping. Rendering: Hanbury
A world-class surf park will highlight Virginia Beach’s new live-work-play development.
The average price for one-bedroom units increased the most.
Dallas, Houston, and New York lead the way, with more than 460 hotel projects in the works.
The Architecture Billings Index concluded the year in positive terrain, with the December reading...read more
The Lotte World Tower, in Seoul, and 150 N. Riverside, in Chicago, are among the finalists.
Robert Frasca, FAIA, Founding Design Partner, ZGF
Frasca was a driving force in transforming the architectural firm from its early beginnings as a...read more
MIT’s Simmons Hall, designed by Steven Holl
At a time when research- and data-based methods are playing a larger role in architecture, there...read more
The project received official approval to use exposed mass timber in the top seven stories of the 19-story building. Renderings: PortLiving
The 232-foot-tall Terrace House luxury condo development will be the tallest hybrid wood structur...read more
Staging should be used to support the client’s goals. This rendering for a spec office client was designed to target young, trendy tenants. Rendering: TILTPIXEL
3D artist Ramy Hanna offers guidelines and tricks-of-the-trade to ensure that project artwork is...read more
Ductless air source heat pump index results for Boston (likely-adopter index). Credit: Meister Consultant Group, Inc. 2017.
More and more, green project teams are relying on publicly available “external datasets” to prior...read more
The map includes easily accessible and detailed information on each of the nearly 34,000 historic buildings within the city’s 141 historic districts.
The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission launched a new, enhanced version of its inter...read more
The 1,823-foot Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, is the second-tallest building completed in 2017. Courtesy CTBUH
More than 140 skyscrapers were completed across the globe this year, including 15 supertall tower...
On two acres within Detroit’s North End, the Michigan Urban Farm Initiative grows 300 varieties of leafy vegetables that it distributes free to 2,000 families who live within two miles of the farm. Like many urban farms around the country, MUFI has spurred redevelopment in its surrounding communities. Photo: Michelle and Chris Gerard
Urban farms have been impacting cities’ agribusiness—and, on some cases, their redevelopment—for...read more
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the November ABI score was 55.0, up from a score of 51.7 in the previous month. Photo: Pixabay
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the November ABI score was 55.0, up from a sc...read more
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colo., designed by SmithGroupJJR. Photo: Bill Timmerman
The LAB2050 initiative digs into the scientific trends, technologies, and economics that will sha...read more
There are many new tools and methods that are beginning to look more comprehensively to evaluate...read more
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District Winery, one of DC’s latest waterfront amenities. Image © Prakash Patel
The nature of waterfront redevelopment has been evolutionary, in the truest sense of the word....
Renderings: Aston Martin Residences
The 391-unit Aston Martin Residences will feature seven penthouses and a duplex penthouse, all wi...read more