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All renderings courtesy Penda
July 14,2014

Beijing-based design cooperative Penda designed a bamboo hotel that can easily expand vertically or horizontally.

All photos: © Harunori Noda / courtesy CTBUH
July 10,2014

BioSkin, a system of water-filled ceramic pipes that cools the exterior surface of buildings and their surrounding micro-climates, has won the...

Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding
July 07,2014

To add to Dubai's already impressive portfolio of world's tallest tower and world's largest natural flower garden, Dubai Holding has plans to...

Photo credit: Rob Young, Wikimedia Commons
June 30,2014

New research findings indicate that for the first time more than half of projects above $10 million are being completed through design-build...

Using 3D printing, Arup engineers were able to design and fabricate this lightwe
June 18,2014

The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slash the carbon footprint of the construction sector...

Renderings: courtesy Chetwood Architects
June 17,2014

The Phoenix Towers are expected to reach 1 km, the same height as Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill's Kingdom Tower, but would set a record for...

June 12,2014

Constructing a concrete dome is a costly process, but this may change soon. A team from the Vienna University of Technology has developed a...

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June 09,2014

The new program focuses exclusively on the sustainable design and construction of interior spaces in nonresidential buildings and can be pursued...

Photo: Paul Sableman via Wikimedia Commons
June 02,2014

The Green Parking Council, an affiliate of the International Parking Institute, has launched the Green Garage Certification program, the parking...

May 30,2014

New Orleans-based HRI Properties recently completed the purchase of one of the most storied buildings in downtown Dallas. The developer will...