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Photo: Mortenson Construction
December 10,2014

A study by engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder found that prefab approaches on the new Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver cut 72 workdays...

December 09,2014

The award brings the campus total for LEED certifications through the U.S. Green Building Council to 13, with its newest building under...

U.S. Census Bureau
December 02,2014

This month's increase in nonresidential construction spending is far more consistent with the anecdotal information floating around the industry,...

Photo credit: Andrew Worssam
November 20,2014

The fluid brickwork of the new Dr. Chau Chak Wing Building at the University of Technology, Sydney, is comprised of 320,000 pieces made by hand....

Renderings courtesy Studio Gang Architects
November 06,2014

The century-old power plant will be converted into a recreation facility with a coffee shop, lounges, club rooms, a conference center, lecture...

The Pacific Northwest College of Art’s new home base, renovated from an space th
November 03,2014

About seven years ago, The Pacific Northwest College of Art, the oldest art college in Portland, was evaluating its master plan with an eye...

October 28,2014

Winner of the AIA Gold Medal, the National Medal of the Arts, the Topaz Medallion and the Driehaus Prize for Architecture, Graves is best known...

The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...

Renderings courtesy Zaha Hadid Architects
October 10,2014

The project sees a departure from Hadid’s well-known use of concrete, fiberglass, and resin. Instead, the primary material will be timber, curved...