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Integral bacteria make limestone when water infiltrates concrete, sealing cracks
February 22,2013

Two researchers from Delft Technical University in Holland have developed a self-healing cement that can stop microcracks from forming in concrete...

February 20,2013

Commercial buildings have seen a drop in their energy intensity of more than 40% since 1980, according to a recent report from Bloomberg New...

Fast Company's Nina Mandell writes about how an early adopter of UV infection-co
February 18,2013

Fast Company's Nina Mandell writes about how an early adopter of UV infection-control robotics—St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center in Syracuse—is...

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to b
February 14,2013

Minneapolis is the latest major metro to require large commercial buildings to benchmark and disclose their energy and water use.

5 forces driving hotel investment
February 05,2013

Jones Lang LaSalle’s Hotels & Hospitality Group believes that signs point to an on-going uptick in Americas hotel transactions activity sooner...

Amy Wincko, First Vice President, Construction Operations, Tishman Construction,
January 16,2013

Building Design+Construction's 40 Under 40 is open to AEC professionals from around the globe.

The Secon Nile Towers will feature two 23-story buildings: one five-star hotel t
January 15,2013

The Secon Nile Towers will feature two 23-story buildings: one five-star hotel tower and one residential and retail tower.

January 02,2013

Total global investment in data centers is expected to slow down somewhat this year but still increase at a respectable 14.3%, according to DCD...

December 13,2012

Greater adoption of existing efficiency technologies, enabled by chemistry, could lower energy use in buildings by 41% by 2050, according to new...

Sections of turf are creating grassy oases of calm in the lobbies of Cornell Uni
December 06,2012

Potted plants and comfortable chairs are placed around the grass, encouraging students to lounge there during one of the most stressful times of...