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.
August 19, 2011 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Our experts provide solid advice on the correct way to design and construct underfloor air distri...

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July 22, 2011 | Dell and BD+C

Workstations for successful integrated project delivery, a white paper by Dell and BD+C.

July 21, 2011 | Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

A new tablet device for construction professionals puts 3D data at the fingertips of project mana...

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June 23, 2011 | World Interior Design Network
May 25, 2011

Manhattan developers are planning the city's biggest decade of office construction since the 1980...

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May 18, 2011

The former Winchester Repeating Arms Factory in New Haven, Conn., is the new home of PepsiCo’s Bi...

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May 16, 2011

A virtual tour of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Platinum HQ is available. The tour featu...

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May 11, 2011

The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the release of the first in a new series of Advance...

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May 10, 2011

The current Googleplex is straining at the seams and yet the company is preparing its biggest hir...

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April 19, 2011

The Toronto architecture firm Johnson Chou likes to put a twist on its pared-down interiors, and...

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April 13, 2011

Margulies Perruzzi Architects, Boston, designed the new 11,460-sf offices for consultant Interact...

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April 13, 2011

The long-vacant Sears Roebuck building in Portland, Maine, was redeveloped into the corporate hea...

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March 29, 2011

Chicago’s iconic Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) is set to become a massive solar electri...

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March 29, 2011

Phase IV of Amazon’s new headquarters in Seattle is nearly complete. The company has built 10 of...

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March 11, 2011

A former Hollywood Video store in Omaha, Neb., was renovated and repurposed as the SAC Federal Cr...

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March 11, 2011

The Alter Group is partnering with White Oak Realty Partners to develop a 490,000-sf high-perform...

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March 09, 2011

Facebook is moving from its tony Palo Alto, Calif., locale to blue-collar Belle Haven, and the so...

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February 17, 2011

Chicago-based Goettsch Partners was commissioned by developer Guangzhou R&F Properties Co. Lt...

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February 14, 2011

New CoreNet Global/Jones Lang LaSalle survey shows real estate executives forging green strategie...

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February 11, 2011

This month's RS Means Cost Comparison Chart focuses on office building construction.

February 11, 2011

(FER) studio, Inglewood, Calif., converted a 115-year-old former dry goods store in Louisville, K...

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Clif Bar & Co.
January 21, 2011

Clif Bar & Co.’s new 115,000-sf headquarters in Emeryville, Calif., is one of the first build...

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Shoppes at McHenry Row
January 19, 2011

The Shoppes at McHenry Row, a $117 million mixed-use complex developed by 28 Walker Associates fo...

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January 07, 2011 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Mixed-use development has been one of the few bright spots in real estate in the last few years....

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January 04, 2011

One of the most famous office buildings in the world—and the official the residence of the Presid...

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January 04, 2011

Grubb & Ellis Company, a leading real estate services and investment firm, released its 2011...

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VietinBank Business Center
December 17, 2010

The 300,000-sm VietinBank Business Center in Hanoi, Vietnam, designed by Foster + Partners, will...

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December 15, 2010

Green building initiatives are a key influencer when tenants decide to sign a commercial real est...

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December 07, 2010

Lord Norman Foster, reportedly has been selected to design Apple’s new campus in Cupertino, Calif...

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December 07, 2010

IBM’s new offices at Dulles Station West in Herndon, Va., utilized Petersen’s PAC-1000 F Flush Se...

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