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on December 10,2013 in Feature

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traffic in public restrooms, these ideas are...

Cumberland University’s Learning Commons was created with a limited budget throu
on December 09,2013 in Feature

In this era of scaled-down budgets, maximized efficiencies, new learning methods and social media’s domination of face time, college and...

on November 27,2013 in Feature

BD+C editors present a roundup of the latest technologies and applications in exterior wall systems, from a tapered metal wall installation in...

The newly opened UCLA Outpatient Surgery and Medical Building consists of two wi
on November 27,2013 in Feature

LEED for Healthcare debuted in spring 2011, and certifications are now beginning to roll in. They include the new Puyallup (Wash.) Medical Center...

The dance/rehearsal studio at Indiana University’s IU Cinema, an example of high
on November 27,2013 in Feature

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the environmental, economic, and market pressures affecting facility planning for universities and...

The Bridge Building on the Cumberland River in Nashville was recently transforme
on November 15,2013 in Feature

The BD+C editorial team brings you this special report on the latest green building trends across nine key market sectors. 

The 135,000-sf, LEED Gold-certified Weitz Center for Creativity at Minnesota’s C
on November 15,2013 in Feature

Academic institutions have been testing the limits of energy-conserving technologies, devising new ways to pay for sustainability extras, and...

The 8,500-sf Jackson Sustainable Winery Building at the University of California
on November 08,2013 in Feature

Some science-design experts once believed high levels of sustainability would be possible only for low-intensity labs in temperate zones. But...

on October 30,2013 in Feature

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you should enjoy this overview of the top BIM/VDC...

on September 19,2013 in Feature

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contractors, and building owners, based on a study of...