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on January 07,2014 in Feature

Slowed by the recession—and often by protracted negotiations—some big redevelopment plans are now moving ahead. Here’s a sampling of nine major...

on December 10,2013 in Feature

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traffic in public restrooms, these ideas are...

Tower Pinkster Titus Architects specified a silicone-glazed curtain wall for ene
on December 10,2013 in Feature

When it comes to selecting fenestration systems—particularly glass facades and door systems—a number of factors come into play, requiring a...

Cumberland University’s Learning Commons was created with a limited budget throu
on December 09,2013 in Feature

In this era of scaled-down budgets, maximized efficiencies, new learning methods and social media’s domination of face time, college and...

JE Dunn uses pop-up WiFi stations and weatherproof computer kiosks (pictured) to
on December 03,2013 in Feature

Construction giant JE Dunn is saving millions in cost avoidances by implementing a custom, cloud-based BIM/VDC collaboration platform.

on December 03,2013 in Feature

When setting up a capital project plan, it's one thing to have the data, but quite another to have the knowledge of the process. 

Rooms at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas were designed for universal patient
on November 27,2013 in Feature

Pediatric hospitals face many of the same concerns as their adult counterparts. Inpatient bed demand is declining, outpatient visits are soaring,...

on November 27,2013 in Feature

BD+C editors present a roundup of the latest technologies and applications in exterior wall systems, from a tapered metal wall installation in...

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...