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November 10,2014

The library’s new home will be a completely new building in Jerusalem, and will combine the functions of a central research center, a venue for...

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October 16,2014

Public libraries will avoid being relegated to the scrap heap of history in a digital age as long as they continue to serve as platforms for...

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...

The 170,735-sf net zero emissions office building prototype in St. Louis, Mo., d
October 09,2014

A new study by Navigant Research projects that public- and private-sector efforts to lower the carbon footprint of new and renovated commercial...

Renderings courtesy Snøhetta
September 29,2014

The competition-winning New Central Library is now in the final design stages, after two years of community engagement on the part of design firms...

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September 24,2014

On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an increasing level of demand for design services...

Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P
September 03,2014

The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process.

Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
July 23,2014

AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.

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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...