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The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a ‘Village
on July 07,2014 in Feature

Extensive use of local contractors, vendors, and laborers brings a Maine hospital project in months ahead of schedule.

For the west façade of the 77,000-sf Farm Credit Services of America Corporate O
on July 07,2014 in Feature

From wild architectural shapes to unique color blends and pattern arrangements, these projects demonstrate the design possibilities of brick....

Channel glass exterior façade. Photo: Technical Glass Products/NBBJ
on July 07,2014 in Feature

The University of San Francisco’s new John Lo Schiavo Center for Science and Innovation brings science to the forefront of academic life. Its...

Rubber floor tiles in 24x24-inch modules were water-jet cut to accommodate custo
on July 02,2014 in Feature

Rectangular tiles, digital graphic applications, the resurgence of terrazzo, and product transparency headline today’s commercial flooring trends...

Gilbane invested $60,000 to acquire its first 3D laser scanner, the FARO Focus 3
on July 01,2014 in Feature

From energy modeling on the fly to prefabrication of building systems, these advancements are potential game changers for AEC firms that are...

Jevon Carrington and Leila Schey, both Architectural Designers in Gensler’s Wash
on July 01,2014 in Feature

In search of a fast rendering solution, Gensler looked to the gaming and moviemaking industries for the next breakthrough tool: Octane Render.

Having the correct model views loaded and visibility settings adjusted prior to
on July 01,2014 in Feature

Process mapping, split models, and streamlined coordination meetings are among the timesaving techniques AEC firms are employing to improve BIM/...

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire res
on June 27,2014 in Feature

For the Doolittle Maintenance Facility, SAFTI FIRST provided 60 minute, fire resistive wall openings in the exterior using SuperLite II-...

JW Marriott Indianapolis
on June 22,2014 in Feature

The 34-story JW Marriott is both the largest and tallest hotel in Indianapolis. One of the most prestigious hotels in the city, the JW Marriott...

The city of Buffalo hired a team of professionals to execute assessments for mor
on June 08,2014 in Feature

Over the past few years, Buffalo has developed a cutting-edge facility management program to ensure it's utilizing its facilities and operations...