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.
October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

AISC is working to bring that vision to reality by developing a three-step interoperability strat...

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October 12, 2011 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Elevators and escalators have been re-engineered to help building owners reduce energy consumptio...

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October 12, 2011 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Office designs are adjusting to dramatic changes in employee work habits. Goodbye, cube farm. Hel...

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October 11, 2011 | By BD+C

 

For every Bulbrite Pink Light Bulb that is purchased through the Cancer Center Thrift Sh...

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October 11, 2011 | By BD+C

The conclusive and independent third-party validation process is another step toward a green prod...

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October 11, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

The new group represents an expansion of the company’s Distressed Real Estate Initiative...

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October 11, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

With the completion of the JELD-WEN investment, Onex Partners III is approximately 40% invested....

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

ASSA ABLOY Trio-E door is the first to be certified to these sustainability requirements...

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

White paper defines EPD, details development process, and identifies emerging trends for...

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October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Green jobs are already an important part of the construction labor workforce, and signs are that...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Panoptix combines latest technology, new business model and industry-leading expertise to make bu...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

There is now a call for making enhanced resilience of a building’s structure to natural and man-m...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Turnkey systems create an aesthetic architectural power plant. 

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Click here for the latest news and products from Greenbuild 2011, Oct. 4-7, in Toronto.

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Concrete Sustainability Hub cond...

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October 03, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The facility, a modification of similar facilities used by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Inc. (MHI...

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September 30, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Kilbourn joins with more than 28 years of design and planning experience for communities, buildin...

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September 28, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The campus will include two 125,000-sf Class A, energy-efficient office buildings that will be de...

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September 26, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Copper grounding upgrades add protection and reliability to Florida Sheriff's Department.

September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The self-tinting heat-activated filter allows solar heat into the building when it is desired, su...

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September 23, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Sale prices for office buildings enjoyed a moderate bounce to the upside, following the financial...

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September 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The PA/NJ/DE Chapter of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) has presented the Fr...

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September 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The facility was renovated in order to better the working environment for DMV employees and strea...

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September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The Los Angeles Chapter of the nonprofit USGBC will launch its Sustainable Innovation Awards this...

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September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Lend Lease is honored to be the general contractor for the National September 11 Memorial & M...

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September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

During his 30-plus years of experience, Poon has been responsible for the design and con...

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September 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The facility achieved 52 LEED points, including those for site selection, energy, materials and r...

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September 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 108 floor mixed-use skyscraper consists of offices, apartments, hotels and shopping malls on...

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August 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Boyd R. Zoccola is Chair and Chief Elected Officer of BOMA International. A BOMA member since 199...

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