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Auburn University, Robins & Morton open Construction Field Laboratory

Robins & Morton Construction Field Laboratory at Auburn University. Photo courtesy Robins & Morton

   

March 09, 2020 |

Robins & Morton and Auburn University’s College of Architecture, Design and Construction (C...

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BuroHappold commits to all new building projects achieving net-zero carbon by 2030

BuroHappold’s work for the new Santa Monica (Calif.) City Services Building will help it become one of the first municipal facilities to meet the cutting-edge criteria for ILFI’s Living Building Challenge.

  

March 09, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The engineering firm also launched a long-term partnership with ILFI.

March 05, 2020 | Danielle Dy Buncio, Co-Founder & CEO, VIATechnik

During this Women in Construction Week, we shine a spotlight on 17 female leaders in design, co...

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Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara

Photo: Alice Clancy

March 04, 2020 | The Hyatt Foundation

As architects and educators since the 1970s, Farrell and McNamara create spaces that are at onc...

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Carisima Koenig, AIA, brings >20 years' experience to her new post at Perkins Eastman's NY headquarters.

March 03, 2020 |

 Perkins Eastman as Associate Higher Education Practice Leader

Holly St. Clair, Sasaki's first Chief Technology Officer, was recently recognized as one of the country's leading influencers. Image: Sasaki

March 02, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Following an industry trend, the firms hire chiefs of technology and sustainability, respective...

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Lina Ghotmeh Architecture

February 26, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The winning project will be created and presented during Milan Design Week 2020.

 

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February 24, 2020 | Cheryl Jacobs, AIA, LEED AP, Associate Principal, NAC Architecture

Can architecture not only shape lives, but contribute to a more equitable and just society for...

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Knotel's Boston location. Knotel, which provides flexible workplace solutions, bagged the biggest deal with ConTech investors in 2019

An inside look at Knotel's Boston location. Knotel, which provides flexible workplace solutions, bagged the biggest deal with ConTech investors in 2019. Image: Knotel

    

February 22, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Builtworlds’ annual list of venture deals led by workspace providers.

February 21, 2020 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 2020 Women in Design+Construction event will take place October 21-22, 2020, at the Sofitel C...

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An exterior wall panel, manufactured by Clark Pacific, is positioned into place. Image: Clark Pacific

An exterior wall panel, manufactured by Clark Pacific, is positioned into place. Image: Clark Pacific

    

February 16, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Gensler has been working with component supplier Clark Pacific on several projects.

Giants 300 Technology and Innovation Study: Assessing the state of technology adoption at AEC firms
February 13, 2020 | BD+C Staff

This survey of 130 of the nation's largest architecture, engineering, and construction firms trac...

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February 11, 2020 | David Barista, Editorial Director

There’s money to be made in rehabbing Class B and Class C office buildings, according to a new...

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JE DUNN Denver office

New address for JE DUNN Denver office.

February 06, 2020 |
NBBJ acquires immersive technology design studio ESI Design Terrell Place in Washington, D.C., features 1,700-sf of motion-activated LED displays. Photo: Caleb Tkach courtesy EDI Design/NBBJ

Terrell Place in Washington, D.C., features 1,700-sf of motion-activated LED displays. Photo: Caleb Tkach courtesy ESI Design/NBBJ

    

February 06, 2020 | NBBJ

NBBJ has acquired experience design studio ESI Design. The acquisition signals a new era where...

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New Suffolk wordmark

Suffolk has revealed a new wordmark to identify the company.

February 04, 2020 |
New Suffolk wordmark

Suffolk has issued a new wordmark as part of its rebranding.

February 04, 2020 | Suffolk

General contractor expands services beyond construction into vertical service lines.

Reliable Building Systems Increase Net Operating Income by Retaining Tenants
| February 03, 2020 | Powered by Mitsubishi Electric

Tenants increasingly expect a well-crafted property that feels unique, authentic, and comfortable...

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Tradeswoman boot in use

All images courtesy Red Wing Shoe Company

January 31, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The boots are available now.

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater. Courtesy Pixabay.

January 29, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The school was established in 1932.

Howard Simpson, Co-Founder of Simpson Gumpertz & Heger, dies at 97

Dr. Simpson established SGH in 1956 along with Frank Heger and Werner Gumpertz.

  

January 27, 2020 | Simpson Gumpertz & Heger

Howard Simpson, a founder and first president of Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH), died on 23 J...

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Construction contractor confidence surges into 2020, says ABC

More than 50% of contractors expect their profit margins to increase over the next six months. Photo by Quintin Gellar from Pexels

  

January 23, 2020 | Associated Builders and Contractors

Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders increased in November 2019 with respect to sa...

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Wellness in construction

The prevalence of overweight employees within the construction industry is significantly higher than the general adult population. This has obvious health implications, but also business implications. Photo courtesy Structure Tone

   

January 20, 2020 | Stephanie Timm, PhD, Senior Director, Delos, and Jennifer Taranto, Director of Sustainability, Structure Tone

New research on wellness in the construction sector highlights interventions that could be effect...

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How the new EC3 tool raises the bar on collective action

The Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator helps building teams evaluate a project’s overall embodied carbon emissions during design and procurement decision making.

   

January 10, 2020 | Donald Davies, President, Magnusson Klemencic Associates

Nearly 50 AEC industry organizations partnered to develop the groundbreaking Embodied Carbon in C...

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January 09, 2020 | AIA

The 2020 Regional & Urban Design program recognizes the best in urban design, regional and ci...

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TitletownTech, in Green Bay, Wis., is part of a 45-acre mixed-use district, whose second phase got underway last summer. Images: (c) 2019 by SGA and Ari Burling Photography

January 09, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The goal is to nurture startups aligned with local industries.

Tariff whiplash for bifacial solar modules

Image by Jukka Niittymaa from Pixabay

January 07, 2020 | Will Porter, PE, Electrical Engineer

Bifacial solar systems offer many advantages over traditional systems.

Four Ways Building Systems Create Long-term Profitability
| January 06, 2020 | Powered by Mitsubishi Electric

When accounting for the total cost of ownership and the potential return on investment, owners an...

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Maximize Energy Efficiency in Class A Office Buildings With Modern Building Systems
| January 06, 2020 | Powered by Mitsubishi Electric

Energy-efficient building design starts with the building envelope, but the building systems have...

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5 most popular Life of an Architect podcast episodes of 2019

Photo courtesy Michael Hsu Office of Architecture

    

January 06, 2020 | BD+C Staff

Architects Bob Borson, FAIA, and Andrew Hawkins, AIA, LEED AP, produced 25 episodes of the Life o...

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