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Coventry University’s Lanchester Library was designed by U.K. firm Alan Short &
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When targeting net-zero energy performance, AEC professionals are advised to tackle energy demand first. This AIA course covers brick masonry's...

on December 13,2013 in Feature

From a dual fire-CO detector to an aspiration-sensing fire alarm, BD+C editors present a roundup of new fire and life safety products and...

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...

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...

on November 06,2013 in Feature

This BDCuniversity.com course provides a thorough introduction to the design, cost and performance advantages of steel castellated and cellular...

on October 30,2013 in Feature

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you should enjoy this overview of the top BIM/VDC...

This photo depicts the athletic center project after construction. The $60 milli
on October 08,2013 in Feature

Using steel reinforcement and massive box trusses, a Building Team methodically inserts four new floors in the landmark arena while preserving and...

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contractors, and building owners, based on a study of...

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthrough glazing technologies that are taking energy...

on August 22,2013 in Feature

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design and construction firms, as reported in the 2013 Giants 300...