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on May 15,2014 in Feature

Color-shifting finishes, dry-erase surfaces, and stain-blocking paints are highlighted in this round up of new offerings in paints, coatings,...

The University of Wisconsin–Madison teamed up with the Morgridge Institute for R
on May 13,2014 in Feature
After Moody’s and other credit ratings agencies tightened their standards a few years ago, universities had to become much more disciplined...
The Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building, known as ATEC, at the Universi
on May 10,2014 in Feature

Top administrators from five major universities describe how they are optimizing value on capital expenditures, financing, and design trends—and...

Matt Dumich, AIA, Senior Architect/Project Manager, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill A
on May 09,2014 in Feature

BD+C catches up with two past U40 honorees: Matt Dumich of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture and David Montalba of Montalba Architects

By employing advanced prefabrication techniques, the Building Team for the 840,0
on May 08,2014 in Feature

Leading AEC firms offer helpful advice for using BIM to pull off prefab for everything from MEP infrastructure to whole bathrooms. 

Photo: Bidgee via Wikimedia Commons
on May 03,2014 in Feature

Money continues to be scarce, yet U.S. health systems need to invest and re-invest in their physical future. Healthcare facilities planning...

Fire-rated glass floor system study area. Photo: courtesy TGP
on May 03,2014 in Feature

In implementing Northwestern University’s Engineering Life Sciences infill design, Flad Architects faced the challenge of ensuring adequate,...

Sasaki's MyCampus interactive mapping program
on April 23,2014 in Feature

Advanced methods of data collection, applied both prior to design and after opening, are bringing a new focus to the entire planning process.

on April 23,2014 in Feature

For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High School in Norridge, Ill., the design team specified SuperLite II-XL 60...

AIA CES class: New trends in ceiling designs and materials
on April 21,2014 in Feature

A broad array of new and improved ceiling products offers designers everything from superior acoustics and closed-loop, recycled content to eased...