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.
February 14, 2011 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

According to sustainability experts, the first step toward designing an energy-efficient roofing...

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February 11, 2011
February 11, 2011 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

What do a panelized wall system, a newly developed roof hatch, spray polyurethane foam, and a cus...

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February 11, 2011

This month's RS Means Cost Comparison Chart focuses on office building construction.

February 11, 2011

The $73 million Soka University of America’s new performing arts center and academic complex rece...

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February 11, 2011

After two years of design and construction, members of the Gateway Church in Southland, Texas, we...

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February 11, 2011

(FER) studio, Inglewood, Calif., converted a 115-year-old former dry goods store in Louisville, K...

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February 11, 2011

The Piqua (Ohio) Public Library was once a late 19th-century hotel that sat vacant and deteriorat...

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February 11, 2011

Located on historic South Main Street in Fall River, Mass., the Fall River Justice Center opened...

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February 11, 2011

California State University, Northridge, consolidated its graduate and undergraduate biology and...

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February 11, 2011

The University of Colorado, Boulder, cooked up something different with its new $84.4 million Cen...

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February 11, 2011

The Legacy at Millennium Park is a 72-story, mixed-use complex that rises high above Chicago’s Mi...

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February 11, 2011

The 12,000-person community of Carroll, Iowa, has a new $28 million surgery center to provide bot...

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February 11, 2011

18Biscayne is a 57,200-sf urban retail center being developed in downtown Miami by commercial rea...

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February 11, 2011

HMC Architects designed two new buildings for the Los Angeles County Martin Luther King, Jr., Med...

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February 11, 2011

Harbor Interfaith Services, a nonprofit serving the homeless and working poor in the Harbor Area...

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February 11, 2011

The third phase of The First Baptist Church of Pasadena, Texas, involves construction of a new 11...

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February 11, 2011

Twin Cities firm Elness Swenson Graham Architects designed the new Stadium Village Flats, in the...

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February 11, 2011

Salem State University in Massachusetts broke ground on a new library and learning center in Dece...

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February 11, 2011

The Mall of Egypt will be a 135,000-sm retail and entertainment complex in Cairo’s modern 6th of...

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February 09, 2011

In 2010, U.S. corporations continued to enhance their sustainable business efforts by making bigg...

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February 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Grants will fund programs for disadvantaged kids across six states.

February 04, 2011

President Obama’s Better Buildings Initiative, announced February 3, 2011, aims to achieve a 20%...

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January 31, 2011

The Ceilings & Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA) has released an extensive wh...

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January 28, 2011

Firestone Building Products Company unveiled FirestoneRoof, a first-of-its-kind free mobile web a...

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January 26, 2011 | By Jim Haughey, PhD

Total U.S. construction spending will increase 5.1% in 2011. The gain from the end of 2010 to the...

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January 26, 2011

U.S. nonresidential construction activity will decline this year but recover in 2012, led by hote...

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January 25, 2011

To promote the development and commercialization of green building technologies in New York City,...

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January 25, 2011

Since the bottom fell out of the economy, finding investors and financial institutions willing to...

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