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The city of Buffalo hired a team of professionals to execute assessments for mor
on June 08,2014 in Feature

Over the past few years, Buffalo has developed a cutting-edge facility management program to ensure it's utilizing its facilities and operations...

An example of emerging "live, work, play" strategy is the development of residen
on June 04,2014 in Feature

In urban and even suburban markets, real estate is about the "live, work, play," with close proximity to mass transit and other amenities, like...

Facebook Data Center, Luleå, Sweden
on May 22,2014 in Feature

The demand for sophisticated facility monitoring solutions has spurred a new market segment—data center infrastructure management (DCIM)—that is...

Photo: Bidgee via Wikimedia Commons
on May 03,2014 in Feature

Money continues to be scarce, yet U.S. health systems need to invest and re-invest in their physical future. Healthcare facilities planning...

on April 21,2014 in Feature

From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acoustical ceiling and wall products. 

For an 1893 academic building in the Collegiate Gothic style at Bryn Mawr (Pa.)
on April 16,2014 in Feature

Building Teams must focus on a number of key decisions in order to arrive at the optimal solution: repair the windows in place, remove and...

Installation of steel deck (here, from manufacturer New Millennium Building Syst
on April 09,2014 in Feature

Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Construction consulted with technical experts from...

Photo: courtesy CBRE Healthcare
on April 02,2014 in Feature

A growing number of healthcare organizations are moving to an integrated real estate model in an effort to better manage costs, respond to...

The rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of the Old Naval Hospital, Washington, D.C
on April 02,2014 in Feature

Aligning thermal breaks and applying air barriers are among the top design and installation tricks recommended by building enclosure experts.

28 lbs. per sf SLENDERWALL panels
on March 25,2014 in Feature

After decades of wear, the hand-laid brick envelope of the Johns Hopkins nine-story Nelson/Harvey inpatient facility began failing. SLENDERWALL...