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.
July 02, 2009

Columbia Square, a 313,000 square foot office building and flagship property in the Melvin Mark C...

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July 01, 2009

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association is working on a product-based green certific...

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July 01, 2009

The New England Regional Council of Carpenters headquarters in Dorchester, Mass., is taking shape...

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July 01, 2009

MulvannyG2 Architecture is designing one of Taipei, Taiwan's largest urban redevelopment projects...

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June 26, 2009

Installation of the 2.5 acre green roof vegetation on the City-owned Target Center begins today....

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June 24, 2009

After a slight decline in April, the Architecture Billings Index was up a tenth of a point to 42....

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June 22, 2009

Most of us know the fuel efficiency of our cars, but what about our buildings? ASHRAE is working...

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June 17, 2009

Energy Retrofit Group (ERG), the subsidiary of 40-year-old, award-winning Adache Group Architects...

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June 09, 2009

The International Facility Management Association has released “Operations and Maintenance Benchm...

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June 01, 2009

Turner Construction Company announced that the second quarter 2009 Turner Building Cost Index, wh...

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June 01, 2009

The new headquarters for the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation in Morristown, N.J., is on track to ac...

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June 01, 2009

Officials in Portland, Ore., have proposed a green building incentive program that would be the f...

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June 01, 2009 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Sustainability and energy efficiency depend not only on the overall design but also on the buildi...

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June 01, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Sectioning off large open spaces without making everything feel closed off was the challenge face...

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May 01, 2009

Greenock Capital Management and CB Richard Ellis have broken ground on the 46,570-sf Claremont Co...

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May 01, 2009

Formgroup, Coral Gables, Fla., has been commissioned by communications company CIMA Telecom to de...

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October 06, 2008

The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Program Place is the headquarters for the largest Girl Sco...

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October 01, 2008 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

While the Bird's Nest and Water Cube captured all the TV coverage during the Beijing Olympics in...

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April 01, 2008 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

Three-dimensional information, such as that provided by building information modeling, allows all...

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March 01, 2008

New York-based developer Tribeca Associates has commissioned Brennan Beer Gorman Architects to de...

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September 01, 2007 | By Kristin Foster, Editorial Intern

Until July 2004, 200 East Brady, a 40,000-sf, 1920s-era warehouse, had been an abandoned eyesore...

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March 01, 2007 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Office design has always been linked to productivity—how many workers can be reasonably squeezed...

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October 01, 2006 | Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Through a unique partnership between a public media organization and a performing arts/education...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

It was supposed to be the perfect new office. In July 2003, Two Rivers Marketing Group of Des Moi...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

Opened in 1933, the observation deck at Rockefeller Center was designed to evoke the elegant prom...

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October 01, 2006 | Maggie Koerth-Baker

Built in 1963, the 32,000-sf 200 Fillmore building in Denver housed office and retail in a drab,...

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| BD+C Staff

Four high-rise buildings from multiple continents have been selected as the best of their region....

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| BD+C Staff

The Windy City is the latest U.S. city to enact legislation that mandates building energy benchma...

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