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on December 29,2014 in Feature

A major movie studio needed a new vault to protect its irreplaceable negatives for films released after 1982. SmithGroupJJR came up with a box-in-...

Husqvarna’s DXR140 demolition robot in action. The robot shown here is controlle
on December 28,2014 in Feature

Building Teams across the globe are employing advanced robotics to simplify what is inherently a complex, messy process—construction.

At Coastline Community College’s Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Tea
on December 28,2014 in Feature

Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s interior designs. This course is worth 1.0...

Immersive cooling systems use a liquid instead of air to cool the servers. The b
on October 14,2014 in Feature

A new technology promises to push the limits of data center energy efficiency by using liquid instead of air to cool the servers.

Invasive probes, including test cuts of existing EIFS cladding, can uncover hidd
on October 14,2014 in Feature

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS failures and how to prevent them; and EIFS and...

At Ohlone Community College in Fremont, Calif., CannonDesign, in association wit
on October 12,2014 in Feature

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the American Institute of Architects’ effort to have architecture firms voluntarily pledge net-zero...

on September 22,2014 in Feature

From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acoustical ceiling and wall products. 

Google’s data centers include this massive server room in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
on September 17,2014 in Feature

From the dozen or so facilities housing Google’s 900,000 servers to the sprawling server farms of Facebook to Amazon’s seven sites scattered...

Arizona Capitol Museum 2014. Photo: Gage Skidmore via Wikipedia
on September 07,2014 in Feature

PCL Construction, Stantec, and AECOM head BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest state government design and construction firms, as reported in...

Berea College’s “Deep Green” residence hall, designed by Hastings+Chivetta Archi
on September 02,2014 in Feature

AECOM, Gensler, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction firms.