Education Facility

The 135,000-sf, LEED Gold-certified Weitz Center for Creativity at Minnesotas C
November 15, 2013 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Academic institutions have been testing the limits of energy-conserving technologies, devising ne...

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November 13, 2013 | Navigant Research

The worldwide installed capacity of GHP systems will reach 127.4 gigawatts-thermal over the next...

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November 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

George Washington University worked with supplier Onyx Solar to design and install 100 sf of walk...

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The Pflugerville (Texas) Elementary School is among a number of net-zero-ready s
November 05, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

As more net-zero energy schools come online, school officials are asking: Is NZE a more logical a...

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All photos: Prakash Patel, courtesy SmithGroupJJR
November 05, 2013 | SmithGroupJJR

Built on the former site of a parking lot and an untended natural wetland, the 160,260-sf, five-s...

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Originally designed as faculty housing, the Usonian house will be part of the Sh
October 31, 2013 | Florida Southern College

The Lakeland, Fla., college adds to its collection of FLW buildings with the completion of the Us...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you...

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Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
October 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Un...

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U40 Summit participants gathered for a group photo at the conclusion of the Visi
October 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Sixty-five up-and-coming AEC stars presented their big ideas for solving pressing social, economi...

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The Williams Selyem Winery in Sonoma County, Calif., won an honorable mention aw
October 07, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The FDNY Fireboat Firehouse in New York and the Cirrus Logic Building in Austin, Texas, are among...

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The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

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September 19, 2013 | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contr...

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September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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September 04, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

More and more educators are being influenced by the Reggio Emilia approach to pedagogy, with its...

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September 04, 2013 | Leo O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President, Energy and Sustainability, Jones Lang LaSalle

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

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September 03, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Thinking outside the box, LPA Inc. is designing a school inside a box. With an emphasis on three...

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Sprout Space, a modular template designed by Perkins+Will, is a high-performance
August 30, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

With budget, space needs, and speed-to-market pressures bearing down on school districts, modular...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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August 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction fir...

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The University of CaliforniaBerkeley Energy Biosciences Building, focused on bi
August 08, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

After an era of biology-oriented spending—largely driven by Big Pharma and government concerns ab...

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August 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Affiliated Engineers, Middough, URS top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the larges...

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Mane's new 85,000-sf facility sits on six of its 30-acre campus in Lebanon, Ohio
August 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

HDR, Perkins+Will, HOK top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest science and...

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August 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Skanska, DPR, Suffolk top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest science and...

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Ennead Architects led the renovation and expansion of facilities for the Yale Ar
July 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The editors of Building Design+Construction magazine present the findings of the annual...

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Courtesy Studio Gang
July 25, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The University of Chicago will build a $148 million residence hall and dining commons designed by...

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Cherry Crest Elementary, Bellevue, Wash., is integrated with the landscape to cr
July 23, 2013 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The second deadliest mass shooting by a single person in U.S. history galvanizes school officials...

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