Engineers

Engineering goes hand-in-hand with design, putting a practical lens on the architect’s vision and finding the best way to make it happen. Without a talented engineer, the project will never reach completion, and certainly will not reach the standards of functionality and sustainability that the architect and client are seeking.
April 08, 2014 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Of the up-and-coming AEC professionals to be named to the class of 2014, 10 make their living as...

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All renderings, plans: courtesy Payette and Northeastern University

All renderings, plans: courtesy Payette and Northeastern University

April 08, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The new Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Building is designed to maximize potential of s...

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Wyatt Frantom, Associate and Senior Architectural Designer, Gensler, Los Angeles

Wyatt Frantom, Associate and Senior Architectural Designer, Gensler, Los Angeles

April 07, 2014 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Of the up-and-coming AEC professionals to be named 40 Under 40 winners by the editors of Building...

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Photo: courtesy CBRE Healthcare

Photo: courtesy CBRE Healthcare

April 02, 2014 | Mike Denney, Managing Director, CBRE Healthcare

A growing number of healthcare organizations are moving to an integrated real estate model in an...

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The rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of the Old Naval Hospital, Washington, D.C

The rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of the Old Naval Hospital, Washington, D.C., has turned the national award-winning buildin

April 02, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Aligning thermal breaks and applying air barriers are among the top design and installation trick...

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ESIF merges three very specialized components: an ultra-energy efficient workpla

ESIF merges three very specialized components: an ultra-energy efficient workplace that consumes 74% less energy than the nation

April 02, 2014 | SmithGroupJJR

NREL's Energy Systems Integration Facility takes top honors in R&D Magazine's 48th annual lab...

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April 02, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor

This course covers life cycle assessment, color selection, emissions, durability, resilience, cor...

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Renderings: courtesy H&S International

Renderings: courtesy H&S International

April 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

When completed, PhoenixMart will be one of the largest single-level trade centers in the U.S. ...

March 31, 2014 | Plaza Construction

EKO Flood Protection created a flood prevention solution for one of New York City's largest offic...

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March 31, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Even before the St. Denys-du-Plateau Church was converted into a library, it was an unusual build...

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March 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Bristol-based artist Luke Jerram hopes that the temporary installation, once funded, will encoura...

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March 27, 2014 | NKBA

Work on multifamily housing projects? Here are the top kitchen and bath design trends, according...

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March 26, 2014 | Callison

Hybrid ventilation, nighttime cooling, and fuel cell technology are among the dozens of sustainab...

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Lockheed Martin Space Systems Advanced Technology Center's new state-of-the-art laboratories building

March 26, 2014 | Lockheed Martin

The facility will host advanced R&D in emerging technology areas like 3D printing, energetics...

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Sydney's new Goods Line will be built in two stages, the first of which is set t

Sydney's new Goods Line will be built in two stages, the first of which is set to be completed in November 2014. All renderings:

March 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 500-meter-long park will feature bike paths, study pods, and outdoor workspaces.

March 25, 2014 | Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH), an ENR 500, award-winning, national engineering firm, is...

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March 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The design duo discusses the founding of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architects and the design of...

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Free tours will be offered, starting in May. Photo: Jack E. Boucher, August, 196

Free tours will be offered, starting in May. Photo: Jack E. Boucher, August, 1969 via Wikimedia Commons/National Park Service

March 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 14-story tower, one of only two Wright-designed high-rises to be built, has been off limits t...

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March 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The winding hotel and apartment building will be built between the mountains and the sea in remot...

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All renderings courtesy SuperSkyScrapers

All renderings courtesy SuperSkyScrapers

March 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Singapore Bamboo Skyscraper competition invited design teams to explore the possibilities of...

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Designed by Centerbrook Architects and Planners, the Hotchkiss School's new Biom

Designed by Centerbrook Architects and Planners, the Hotchkiss School's new Biomass Heating Plant was one of 13 projects honored

March 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

From bold structural glulam designs to striking textured wall and ceiling schemes, these award-wi...

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All renderings: Perkins Eastman

All renderings: Perkins Eastman

March 20, 2014 | Perkins Eastman

When complete, the Wharf will feature approximately 3 million sf of new residential, office, hote...

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The competition is Fast Company's take on March Madness. Image: courtesy Fast Co

The competition is Fast Company's take on March Madness. Image: courtesy Fast Company.

March 19, 2014 | BD+C Staff
Fast Company's Bracket Madness tournament pits 32 designers against each other to see who truly...
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Birmingham (UK) Super Hospital under construction. Photo: Oosoom via Wikimedia C

Birmingham (UK) Super Hospital under construction. Photo: Oosoom via Wikimedia Commons

March 19, 2014 | Steve Higgs and Lora Schwartz, CBRE Healthcare

Because healthcare projects take years to implement, developing a true north charter is essential...

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Alfond Center for Health, in Augusta, Maine, was fulfilled through a three-party

Alfond Center for Health, in Augusta, Maine, was fulfilled through a three-party IPD consisting of the owner, MaineGeneral Medic

March 18, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Cutthroat competition and the vagaries of the Affordable Healthcare Act are making capital planni...

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Photo: Vmenkov via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Vmenkov via Wikimedia Commons

March 17, 2014 | BD+C Staff

China's goal, according to Koolhaas, is to de-incentivize migration into already overcrowded citi...

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March 13, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 58-story DC Tower 1 is the first of two high-rises designed by Dominique Perrault Architectur...

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Image credit: Copyright CPAT / Hayes Davidson / Jason Hawkes

Image credit: Copyright CPAT / Hayes Davidson / Jason Hawkes

March 12, 2014 | New London Architecture

The vast majority of high-rise projects in the works are residential towers, which could help tac...

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Photo: Dorma

Photo: Dorma

March 12, 2014 | BD+C Editors

From a high-tech classroom lockdown system to an impact-resistant wide-stile door line, BD+C edit...

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March 11, 2014 | Perkins+Will

The Freelon Group concentrates on museums, libraries, universities and other civic and institutio...

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