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Special features of the new competition pool at Niles North High School include
on July 16,2014 in Feature

Collaborative spirit abounds in the expansion and renovation of a high school pool facility in suburban Chicago.

The Building Team for the California Health Care Facility, Stockton, only had ab
on July 13,2014 in Feature

A massive scope, tough schedule, and technical complexity fail to daunt the Building Team for a huge California correctional project.

The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled sha
on July 09,2014 in Feature

An international Building Team unites to create Vietnam’s first JW Marriott luxury property.

The Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton replaces an outmoded hospital on the base.
on July 08,2014 in Feature

Through advanced coordination methods and an experimental contract method, the Building Team for Camp Pendleton’s new hospital campus sets a new...

Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all i
on July 07,2014 in Feature

The glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can impact an IGU’s risk for a thermal break.

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...