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September 10,2013

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo taking place...

September 04,2013

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before, leveraging existing automation systems to...

July 11,2013

A plan to build pre-fab apartment buildings at Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn, N.Y., has been challenged by a lawsuit filed by the Plumbing Foundation...

July 10,2013

The Bow in Calgary and CCTV Headquarters in Beijing are among the world's best new high-rise projects, according to the Council on Tall Buildings...

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component
July 09,2013

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are among the breakthroughs named 2013 Innovation Award...

June 28,2013

A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenson Construction shows that BIM/VDC is top of mind...

June 27,2013

Underestimating thermal bridging can greatly undermine a building’s performance contributing to heating load variances of up to 30% and cooling...

A view of the two-story test building. Photo: Kara Peterman
June 14,2013

A partnership of leading earthquake engineering researchers from top U.S. and Canadian universities and design professionals from the steel...

KONE UltraRope elevator hoisting machine.
June 11,2013

KONE Corporation has announced a new elevator technology that could make it possible for supertall buildings to reach new heights by eliminating...

The Timber Tower, @SOM
June 04,2013

In a report released today, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill discussed the results of the ...