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on September 22,2014 in Feature

While suspended, lay-in ceilings have long been the norm in commercial design, the open-plenum ceiling has become trendy and economical,...

AIA CES class: New trends in ceiling designs and materials
on September 22,2014 in Feature

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

on September 22,2014 in Feature

From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acoustical ceiling and wall products. 

Perkins Eastman and Turner Construction led the effort to convert the once-endan
on September 20,2014 in Feature

Repurposing existing retail and office space is becoming an increasingly popular strategy for hospital systems to expand their reach from the...

Google’s data centers include this massive server room in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
on September 17,2014 in Feature

From the dozen or so facilities housing Google’s 900,000 servers to the sprawling server farms of Facebook to Amazon’s seven sites scattered...

Hyatt Place in Washington, D.C. Photo: courtesy Cooper Carry
on September 16,2014 in Feature

Tutor Perini, Gensler, and AECOM top BD+C's rankings of design and construction firms with the most revenue from hospitality sector projects, as...

Head offices for the Federation of Korean Industries. Photo: courtesy Adrian Smi
on September 15,2014 in Feature

Parsons Brinckerhoff, Gensler, and Jacobs top BD+C's rankings of U.S.-based design and construction firms with the most revenue from international...

Tampa VA Hospital. Photo: courtesy VA
on September 14,2014 in Feature

CannonDesign, Clark Group, and URS top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest Veterans Administration building sector design and construction...

Max Planck Florida Institute, Jupiter, Fla.
on September 13,2014 in Feature

The Max Planck Florida Institute consists of a three-story, 100,000-sf scientific research facility with 30,000 feet of copper joined with Viega...

A user navigates a virtual reality model of a proposed commercial office at DPR
on September 12,2014 in Feature

The emergence of low-cost VR technology means that anyone with a few hundred bucks and a decent workstation can get in the game. But, as our...