Office Building Design

No longer marked by gray, uniform rows of cubicles, offices have become more personalized and employee-centric than ever, giving people a more comfortable place to spend their working hours. New approaches to office customization and the way employees interact are breathing new life into the workplace.
Towers 1 and 2about 450 meters and 390 meters tall, respectivelyshare an archi
May 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Supertall two-tower complex located in Seoul’s Yongsan International Business District.

Mark Zamrowski
May 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

In his new role at Skanska, Zamrowski will serve as the day-to-day on-site contact for select Pen...

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Ken Drake
May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Drake’s more than 30 years of diversified design and project delivery experience spans a broad ra...

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May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Total number of major global green buildings n...

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May 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Judges scored entries on architectural excellence, technical innovation, cost effectiveness, ener...

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AIA Rainscreens BD+C DEcember 2011
May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rainscreen system installed at the west building expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel...

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May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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May 01, 2012 | By Reuters

One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, surpassed the Empire S...

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May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Gilbane to provide design build services for a new Lean manufacturing facility for Ocean Spray Cr...

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The Office Concepts build-out included approximately 15,000-sf of office and 15
April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project is seeking LEED ID Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $1.2 million project consisted of a 16,000-sf interior renovation.

Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to de
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Architects and builders interested in developing water-efficient buildings invited to attend free...

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The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copp
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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Office rental rates are expected to rise steadily, increasing 3.0% in 2012, 3.7%
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Survey is based on opinions from 38 of the nation’s leading real estate economists and analysts a...

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Sustainability Base will save more than 60% of the energy and more than 80% of t
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEED Platinum facility opens at NASA Ames Research Center at California’s Moffett Field.

Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can prote
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Buro Happold’s structural design supports the top-heavy, complex building in a high seismic zone;...

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The 13-story tiara brings the height of the building to 665 feet, making it Cinc
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Thornton Tomasetti provided structural design services through construction administration to arc...

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Young Conaway is the sole tenant of the notable Daniel L. Herrmann Courthouse in
April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

To account for future expansion, Francis Cauffman developed a plan to accommodate the addition of...

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Arista Uptown Apartments is a transit-oriented apartment community designed to f
April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

First of eight buildings highlights unique amenities.

When finished, the four-story, 80,000-sf office building will connect to the exi
April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

3D imaging key to project timetable and cost containment.

April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the ke...

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A key design element in the police substation was the green roof grid system, wh
April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The police substation is the first higher education facility in San Diego County to achieve LEED...

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April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint cr...

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The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a l
April 06, 2012 | by Beth Buczynski

A team of French designers unveil the “Flat Tower” design, a second place winner in the 2011 eVol...

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The Riviera Point development will result in the creation of 441 jobs from the c
April 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Riviera Point Holdings breaks ground on $17 million office center.

The Bank of America Plaza in Atlanta was taken back by its lender at a foreclosu
March 27, 2012 | J. Scott Trubey, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Repo will help reset market prices for real estate, and the eventual new owner will likely set re...

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The $110 million Math and Science Building occupies the area immediately east of
March 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by Architects | Delawie Wilkes Rodrigues Barker, the new San Diego Mesa College Math and...

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The Ball State geothermal heating and cooling system will save $2 million annual
March 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Ball State's geothermal system will replace four aging coal-fired boilers to provide renewable po...

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According to a Ponemon Institute study, an outage can cost an organization an av
March 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Technologies and best practices provide path for better preparation.

March 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Traditional office space being transformed into a modern work environment, complete with private...

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