Hotel Facilities

Travelers are always looking for a home away from home, and the tourist industry needs these vacationers to survive. Creating a winning hotel can benefit everybody, and people will return to your retreat time and time again.
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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April 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Designed specifically for hospitals, nursing homes, child care centers, and other healthcare faci...

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April 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

North Carolina lawmakers have introduced state legislation that would restrict the use of nationa...

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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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April 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has publis...

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April 02, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

If you do hotels, schools, student unions, office buildings, performing arts centers, transportat...

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This five-story atrium links all clinical areas at the Duke Cancer Center, drawing the eye to a custom wood screen. The design was inspired by the campuss collegiate Gothic tradition, as well as the regions native loblolly pines.

April 02, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

A carefully considered entry zone can put patients at ease while sending a powerful branding mess...

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Whitney Building, early 1900s, courtesy Historic Detroit.org

Whitney Building, early 1900s, courtesy Historic Detroit.org

March 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Detroit's David Whitney Building, a 19-story landmark erected in 1915, will be renovated for an A...

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March 29, 2013 | Cuningham Group

The international design firm Cuningham Group Architecture, Inc. has announced that NTD Healthcar...

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March 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Chicago Preservation Society released its annual list of the buildings at high risk for demol...

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March 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and Chicago top EPA's list of the U.S. cities with the greatest nu...

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Vegas rebound: Genting Group acquires assets of stalled Vegas casino-resort

Vegas rebound: Genting Group acquires assets of stalled Vegas casino-resort

March 07, 2013 | BD+C Staff

International hospitality giant Genting Group has announced a deal with Boyd Gaming Corp. to purc...

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The new Marlborough (Mass.) Hospital Cancer Pavilion is connected to the existin

The new Marlborough (Mass.) Hospital Cancer Pavilion is connected to the existing hospital by a CMU shear wall that contains gro

March 06, 2013 | Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

The Marlborough (Mass.) Hospital Cancer Pavilion is one of the first healthcare projects to use B...

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March 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

If all goes as planned, Frank Gehry will design the first building in his hometown in some 25 yea...

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Hines acquires Archstone's interest in $700 million CityCenterDC project

Hines acquires Archstone's interest in $700 million CityCenterDC project

March 03, 2013 | Hines

The Washington D.C. office of Hines, the international real estate firm, announced the acquisitio...

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A view of Loring Park, Minneapolis. Credit: Dan Wick

A view of Loring Park, Minneapolis. Credit: Dan Wick

February 25, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Charlotte, Denver, and Milwaukee are among 10 U.S. cities ranked recently by the conservation org...

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Photo: Jackson Design & Remodeling (JDR); winner of a San Diego National Kitchen

Photo: Jackson Design & Remodeling (JDR); winner of a San Diego National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) award in the catego

February 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Gray color schemes and transitional styles are among the top trends identified by more than 300 k...

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George W. Bush Presidential Center among award-winning roofing projects honored

George W. Bush Presidential Center among award-winning roofing projects honored by Sika Sarnafil

February 06, 2013 | Sika Sarnafil

Winners of the 2012 Contractor Project of the Year Competition were announced this week by Sika S...

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5 forces driving hotel investment

5 forces driving hotel investment

February 05, 2013 | Jones Lang LaSalle

Jones Lang LaSalle’s Hotels & Hospitality Group believes that signs point to an on-going upti...

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Workers at Southland Industries 80,000-sf prefabrication plant in Garden Grove,

Workers at Southland Industries 80,000-sf prefabrication plant in Garden Grove, Calif., put the finishing touches on a plumbing

February 04, 2013 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A mechanical contractor combines an electronic surveying tool with a BIM model to make significan...

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Map of U.S. illustrates planning times for commercial construction

Map of U.S. illustrates planning times for commercial construction

January 31, 2013

Stephen Oliner, a UCLA professor doing research for the Federal Reserve Board, has made the first...

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A ceiling-high stone fireplace framed by rustic wooden logs was created by artis

A ceiling-high stone fireplace framed by rustic wooden logs was created by artisans for the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Elsewhere

November 11, 2012 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director

Hotel boom signals good news for greener lodging facilities

October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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The Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Fort Lupton Readiness

The Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Fort Lupton Readiness Center.

October 02, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Defense spending may be down somewhat, but there’s still plenty of project dollars out there if y...

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Leap, by artist Lawrence Argent, at Sacramento International Airport. A key co

Leap, by artist Lawrence Argent, at Sacramento International Airport. A key component of the $1.03 Big Build at SMF, Central

September 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Ranking the leading firms in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction.

The $40 million, 80,000 sf medical office building includes more than 7,000 sf of architectural flat insulated metal wall panel

September 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $40 million, 80,000 sf medical office building includes more than 7,000 sf of architectural f...

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August 09, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Three new employees located in DSGW's Duluth office.

McCormick Place is the biggest convention center in the country, in large part b

McCormick Place is the biggest convention center in the country, in large part because it never stepped off the expansion treadm

June 13, 2012 | By Amanda Erickson

Over the last 20 years, convention space in the United States has increased by 50%; since 2005, 4...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medic

The event took place in view of the project site where construction of the medical centers 398,350-sf patient tower is underway

May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

McCarthy workers joined the patients, donning construction gear and hard hats, to help with their...

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