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Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center, Stony Brook University; courtesy

Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center, Stony Brook University; courtesy Affiliated Engineers

July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Affiliated Engineers, URS, AECOM top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest u...

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July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Cannon, Perkins+Will, Stantec top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest univ...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Structure Tone, DPR, Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest recon...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in

The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in 2008, with water inundating underground levels and rising nearly eight feet on the main floor. A team including KJWW Engineering Consultants and Ryan Companies revived the 1928 venue in 2012, incorporating modern amenities for performers and audiences. PHOTO: MAINSTREET STUDIO

July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Brick Industry Association named the winners of its 2013 Brick in Architecture Awards. Here a...

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July 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

An amendment to a Michigan appropriations budget authorizes an increase in state debt to pay for...

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July 02, 2013 | USGBC

The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the wor...

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Wikipedia

July 01, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A new report released today forecasts the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70...

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June 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenso...

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June 18, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Engineers at Brinjac quantify the illuminance and energy consumption levels achieved by increasin...

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June 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Energy Department today launched a new Buildings Performance Database, the largest free, publ...

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The Georgia Tech Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was the lone Platinu

The Georgia Tech Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was the lone Platinum Award winner in the 2013 Building Team Awards competition.

June 12, 2013 | BD+C Editors

The winners of the 2013 Building Team Awards show that great buildings cannot be built without th...

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The Wabash Building (blue) is a modern response to Roosevelt Universitys needs

The Wabash Building (blue) is a modern response to Roosevelt Universitys needs that also preserves the schools connection to the historic Auditorium Building (foreground). This view looking northeast shows the proximity of rapid transit, with Lake Michigan in the background.

June 12, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Roosevelt University builds a 32-story tower to satisfy students’ needs for housing, instruction,...

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Georgia Techs Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was built on a compact

Georgia Techs Carbon-Neutral Energy Solutions Laboratory was built on a compacted site adjacent to a rail line. Water conservation goals required installation of permeable paving and a bioretention basin, as well as a rainwater cistern that supplies nonpotable systems in the building.

June 12, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Building Team cooperation and expertise help Georgia Tech create a LEED Platinum building for ene...

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June 07, 2013 | BD+C Editors

The University of Utah broke ground on its cutting-edge College of Law building, which will facil...

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June 05, 2013 | USGBC

In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Coun...

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June 03, 2013 | U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending d...

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May 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Tile of Spain consultant and ceramic tile expert Ryan Fasan presented his "What's Trending in Til...

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The west lobby of Marquez Hall, at the Colorado School of Mines, features a 27-foot-tall glass curtain wall and dramatic cantilevered entrance canopy. Shown here before fitout was complete, the lobby houses exhibits that bring petroleum engineering into sharper focus for school groups and other visitors.

May 14, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Increasingly, college and university research buildings are doing double duty as homes for K-12 S...

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May 08, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Tea...

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All images: Steven Holl Architects

All images: Steven Holl Architects

May 02, 2013 | Steven Holl Architects

 

Steven Holl Architects celebrates the completion of the Campbell...

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For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High Scho

For a recent renovation of a stairwell and exit corridors at Ridgewood High School in Norridge, Ill., the design team specified

April 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Kate Steel of Steel Consulting Services offers tips and advice for choosing the correct code-comp...

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 Michael Green Architecture

Michael Green Architecture

April 30, 2013 | DesignBoom
April 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants cool roofs added to the city’s building code. He is...

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Charles David Keeling Apartments, La Jolla, Calif., by KieranTimberlake. Photo:

Charles David Keeling Apartments, La Jolla, Calif., by KieranTimberlake. Photo: Tim Griffith

April 23, 2013 | AIA

The AIA's Committee on the Environment selected its top ten examples of sustainable architecture...

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April 16, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From an orchid-shaped visitor center to California’s largest public works project, each of these...

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For a project at Claremont University Consortium, Claremont, N.Y., architect LTL and lighting designer Lumen Architecture used lighting to transform a steel-framed warehouse. An exterior slatted wooden screen is interspersed with LED strips, creating a striking nighttime effect. Photo: Michael Moran / Courtesy Lumen Architecture

April 15, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

To achieve the goals of sustainability and high performance, stakeholders in new construction and...

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