Facility Managers

Once the project is completed, the building must be managed by someone, or it cannot live up to its full functionality. Owners and facility managers are the unsung heroes of many iconic works of architecture, making sure that buildings remain in good condition and are utilized to their fullest potential.
August 04, 2014 | BD+C Staff

El-Gamal's plans has been dubbed controversial by many industry professionals.

In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Lule
August 04, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Swede...

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Urban and TOD projects like the CitySet Cherry Creek retail center in Glendale,
August 04, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Despite the rapid growth of online shopping, the 'bricks and mortar' retail sector is faring quit...

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To support rapid iterative design approaches on the 30,000-seat Al Meena Soccer
August 04, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Cloud-based data sharing, rapid iterative design, and cross-discipline collaboration are among th...

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Legacy ER in Allen, Texas, was among the AIA healthcare design honorees. Photo
August 01, 2014 | American Institute of Architects

Projects showcase the best of healthcare building design and health design-oriented research.

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Denver is among the "most recovered" American cities, post-recession, according
August 01, 2014 | WalletHub

Texas metros show great momentum, but a number of Arizona and California cities are still struggl...

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Science, general academic, and health-medical were hot categories in the univers
July 30, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham, Senior Editor

University stakeholders face complicated cap-ex stressors, from chronic to impending. Creative ap...

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Vikings Stadium construction, April 2014. Photo: Runner1928 via Wikimedia Common
July 30, 2014 | American Institute of Architects

Semiannual Consensus Construction Forecast predicts 4.9% increase this year, 8% next year, with o...

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Farmers' markets, like this one in Austin, Texas, are prized features of the urb
July 30, 2014 | Sasaki Associates

Urban dwellers love food-related resources, public spaces, and historic structures—but really hat...

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July 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Students at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences designed a solar panel that can double a...

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July 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Star Wars director George Lucas selected Chicago-based Studio Gang Architects and Beijing firm MA...

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July 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The acquisition comes just two weeks after AECOM's $6 billion deal to acquire rival engineering a...

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Coborn Plaza, a mixed-use development, is a P3 involving 5th Avenue Development,
July 29, 2014 | AIAI

Resource explores P3 best practices, including legislation and procurement methods.

Office reconstruction to suit new work styles is becoming a hot category. A Buil
July 29, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham

Following years of fairly lackluster demand for commercial property remodeling, reconstruction re...

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July 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Structure Tone, Turner, and Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the larges...

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July 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, URS, and Wiss, Janney, Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the lar...

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July 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HDR, and HOK top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest reconstructi...

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Secaucus, N.J., has become one of the nations hot spots for colocation and clou
July 28, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

The growth of modular and containerized data center solutions may eventually hinder the growth of...

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July 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Holder, Turner, and DPR head Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest data cent...

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July 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Fluor, Jacobs, and Syska Hennessy top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest...

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July 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, Corgan, and HDR head Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest data cen...

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July 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The concept behind the research is to slice the stalk of bamboo grass into smaller pieces to bond...

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Catawba Valley Medical Center Pavilion, Hickory, N.C. Photo: courtesy Freeman Wh
July 23, 2014 | Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor

With the Affordable Care Act still in its infancy, Building Teams are seeing reverberations in th...

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The University of Colorado Hospital recently completed major projects on the Ans
July 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Turner, McCarthy, and Skanska USA top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest...

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Single-bed inpatient rooms in the Hospitaller Pavilion at Palos Community Hospit
July 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Jacobs, and URS Corp. top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest healt...

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Duke Realty, Eskenazi Health, and Health and Hospital Corp. of Marion County for
July 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

HDR, Stantec, and HKS top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest healthcare a...

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July 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A new aquarium on Brazil's northeastern coast is designed, engineered, constructed and financed b...

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Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
July 23, 2014 | AIA

AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.

Renderings courtesy Herzog & de Meuron
July 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Herzog & de Meuron have released renderings of their new $250 million New York building, a 12...

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