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Due to open in August 2013, the West Branch library in Berkeley, Calif., replace
on March 27,2013 in Feature

The Building Team for Berkeley, Calif.’s new 9,500-sf West Branch library aims to achieve net-zero—and possibly net-positive—energy performance...

on March 13,2013 in Feature

From folding façades to colorful LED displays, these fantastical projects show off the architectural possibilities of wire mesh and perforated...

Clever engineering helps create design excellence
on February 03,2013 in Feature

A mechanical engineering team overcomes numerous hurdles to help make a new federal courthouse in Iowa a showpiece of ‘government work’ at its...

on December 15,2012 in Feature (Web Exclusive)

SAIC, McLean, Va. (2011 construction revenues: $185,390,000), said it plans to cut its workforce by 700 employees in order to remain competitive...

The 15,000-sf 911 facility in Morris, Ill., designed and built by Wight & Co. fo
on November 11,2012 in Feature

Public sector remains a bastion of sustainability

City Hall, as viewed through historic City Hall Park . Designed by architects Jo
on October 04,2012 in Feature

New York's City Hall last received a major renovation nearly a century ago. Four years ago, a Building Team led by construction manager Hill...

USDA officials want their headquarters to be “a model facility for others wishin
on September 12,2012 in Feature

After installing 20 high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers in restrooms throughout the USDA headquarters; the USDA reports seeing an immediate...

The $65 million Westminster (Calif.) Police Department Headquarters. The 91,000-
on August 07,2012 in Feature

With a huge building stock at their disposal, state and local governments can be attractive clients, especially in these difficult economic times...

“Leap,” by artist Lawrence Argent, at Sacramento International Airport. A key co
on July 20,2012 in Feature

Ranking the leading firms in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction.

The 100,000-sf Robeson County Department of Social Services, Lumberton, N.C., de
on July 19,2012 in Feature

But the size of the pool keeps shrinking for the Top 25 AEC firms in the Government Sector.