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The dance/rehearsal studio at Indiana University’s IU Cinema, an example of high
on November 27,2013 in Feature

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the environmental, economic, and market pressures affecting facility planning for universities and...

The conversion of an 11th floor courtroom into SBA offices under a GSA IDIQ Desi
on November 26,2013 in Feature

Any project can benefit from the collaborative spirit and cooperative relationships embodied by design-build. But is there a point of diminishing...

The Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego is an example of a facility on the cut
on November 18,2013 in Feature

As more time and money is devoted to neonatal and pediatric research, evidence-based design is playing an increasingly crucial role in the...

The 135,000-sf, LEED Gold-certified Weitz Center for Creativity at Minnesota’s C
on November 15,2013 in Feature

Academic institutions have been testing the limits of energy-conserving technologies, devising new ways to pay for sustainability extras, and...

The module showcases a range of interior finishes, with a treatment/recovery are
on November 15,2013 in Feature

This demonstration pediatric treatment building module is “kid-friendly,” offering a unique and cheerful environment where a child can feel most...

The Iowa Utilities Board/Office of Consumer Advocate building, in Des Moines, ea
on November 13,2013 in Feature

With the economy picking up, many stalled government contracts are reaching completion and earning their green credentials.

Installation of a facade panel system that uses a rainscreen approach to control
on November 12,2013 in Feature

Building envelope expert Bradley Carmichael of Hoffmann Architects explains how rainscreen wall systems work and evaluates the effectiveness of...

on November 08,2013 in Feature

Healthcare facilities, especially our nation's hospitals, have steadily become larger over the past couple of decades. The growth has occurred...

As part of its IntelliCommand building operations management service, Jones Lang
on November 08,2013 in Feature
Real estate services giant Jones Lang LaSalle set out to answer these questions when it partnered with Pacific Controls to develop 
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The 8,500-sf Jackson Sustainable Winery Building at the University of California
on November 08,2013 in Feature

Some science-design experts once believed high levels of sustainability would be possible only for low-intensity labs in temperate zones. But...