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Historic restoration and preservation efforts are accelerating throughout the U.S., thanks in part to available tax credits, awards programs, and...
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Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the building's enclosure system. Whether it's via...

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Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge faced by two very different projects—one an...

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The nation's largest architecture, engineering, and construction companies are on the BIM bandwagon in a big way, according to Building Design+...
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Sustainable building trends are gaining steam, even in the current economic downturn. More than five billion square feet of commercial space has...
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Insulating concrete forms have a long history of success in low-rise buildings, but now Building Teams are specifying ICFs for mid- and high-rise...
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Three-dimensional information, such as that provided by building information modeling, allows all members of the Building Team to visualize the...

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4. Architectural Visualization through Gaming Technology Before 3D walkthroughs for client presentations were popular, HKS manager of Advanced...
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Nestled deep in the Napa Valley, the city of American Canyon is one of a number of new communities in Northern California that have experienced...
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14. Mod Pod A Nod to Flex Biz Designed by the British firm Tate + Hindle, the OfficePOD is a flexible office space that can be installed, well, just...