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.
400 Market Street Philadelphia window retrofit
December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 200,000 sf building was recently outfitted with a new HVAC system and a state-of-the-art wind...

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At $48.27 per square foot, New York City is the most expensive commercial real e
December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

New York City, Washington, D.C. and San Mateo, Calif., rank highest in rents.

Aragon Construction 568 Broadway Foursquare
December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The modern, minimalist build-out will have elements of the foursquare “badges” in different aspec...

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Aqua Building Chicago
December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Aqua was named both regional and international winner of the International Property Award as Best...

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Davis Construction
December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The new offices will total 490,998 square feet in a 10-story building with two wings of 25,000 sq...

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Tishman
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC
December 13, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction...

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SOM Burj
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

SOM has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes...

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CRSI Design Awards
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The final deadline is extended until December 31st, with judging shortly thereafter at the World...

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AIA Long Island
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Firm's TriBeCa Loft wins "Archi" for interior design.

Great Solutions BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Glass balconies BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...

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Best AEC Firms 2011
December 09, 2011 | By Robert Cassidy

Expertise-Driven Design: At EYP Architecture & Engineering, growing the business goes hand in...

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December 08, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The office, located in the Chong Hing Finance Center in Shanghai’s busy Huangpu District, will su...

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December 08, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Firm achieves LEED Platinum certification in New York office that overlooks Bryant Park.

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Sterling Elevator acquisition
December 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The acquisition of Sterling Elevator Services Corporation is the third acquisition completed by T...

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Woodward Design-Build solar panels new office New Orleans
December 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Woodward Design+Build celebrates grand opening of new green headquarters in Central City.

Gables residential ziegler cooper architects houston
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The design integrates a detailed brick and masonry facade, acknowledging the soft pastel color pa...

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Dr. Phillips charities headquarters SchenkelSchultz Architecture
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The building incorporates sustainable architectural features, environmentally friendly building p...

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VLK Architects LEED Silver certification
December 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The West 7th development, which houses the firm’s office, was designed to be LEED for Core &...

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Survey office technology
November 22, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The survey also found that by 2015, the standard of square feet allocated per employee is expecte...

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Centre for Interactive Research LEED Platinum CIRS
November 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Designed to exceed LEED Platinum, the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) is...

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November 17, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Project is part of a series of ground-up construction and renovation assignments.

Hensel Phelps BRAC-132 Office of the Chief Army Reserve Building
November 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This fast-tracked, design-build project consists of a three-story, 88,470 sf administrative comma...

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construction management risk Aon
November 15, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

In today’s business environment of high supply and limited demand, it has become especially vital...

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Steve Miller, Perkins Eastman
November 15, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Miller joins Perkins Eastman with more than 48 years of experience in architecture, design manage...

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Tom VanSumeren general manager Traco
November 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

VanSumeren will draw on his more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing management and engi...

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November 11, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

What do ‘46.9,’ ‘886.2,’ and ‘171,271’ mean to you? Check...

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November 11, 2011 | By Edward Keegan, Contributing Editor

The civilian and military branches of the federal government are looking for innovative, smart-th...

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