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.
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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November 16, 2010

123 Zero build is a free tool for calculating the performance of a market-ready carbon-neutral of...

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November 09, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A slowdown in new construction has firms focusing on office reconstruction and interior renovatio...

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November 03, 2010

The renovation and expansion of the public works operations facility in Wilmette, Ill., including...

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October 14, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards — Gold Award. When the Boston Watch Company opened its factory...

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October 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The AEC industry shares a widespread obsession with the new. New is fresh. New is youthful. New i...

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October 13, 2010

Intercontinental|Exchange, a Chicago-based financial firm, hired design/engineering firm Epstein...

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October 13, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost 600 window openings, and yet it's targe...

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October 13, 2010

Gerner Kronick + Valcarcel Architects’ renovations to the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s New Yo...

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October 13, 2010

The 187,032-sf East County Hall of Justice in Dublin, Calif., will be oriented to take advantage...

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October 12, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards—Special Recognition. The relocation and consolidation of hundre...

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