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.
September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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September 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 1,476-foot-tall structure will showcase Korean cloaking technology that utilizes an LED façad...

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September 13, 2013 | BD+C Staff

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

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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September 04, 2013 | Leo O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President, Energy and Sustainability, Jones Lang LaSalle

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before,...

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September 03, 2013 | Trepp, LLC

The delinquency rate for US commercial real estate loans in CMBS dropped for the third straight m...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest local government design and const...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, Jacobs, PCL Construction among nation's top state government design and construction fir...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 23, 2013 | BOMA

With an average cost per square foot of $16.11, Stamford, Conn., is the most costly U.S. market f...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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Las Vegas City Hall, constructed at a cost of $109 million, $17 million below bu
August 22, 2013 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Civic projects in Boston, Las Vegas, Austin, and suburban Atlanta show that a ‘big vision’ can al...

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August 22, 2013 | Stephen Dynia Architects

The goal of the Freight development is to attract businesses to an abandoned industrial zone nort...

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August 20, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Dallas City Council is expected to vote soon on a proposed code amendment that would limit a...

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August 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction fir...

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August 13, 2013 | SmithGroupJJR

The new Phoenix Regional Office of DPR Construction, designed by SmithGroupJJR, has been official...

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August 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A project by the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT), the FTSE Group,...

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August 08, 2013 | Stanley Hardware

Stanley Hardware offers a solution to the frustrating problem of protecting your floors. The answ...

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August 06, 2013 | CoreNet Global

The average amount of space per office worker globally has dropped to 150 square feet or less, fr...

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Ennead Architects led the renovation and expansion of facilities for the Yale Ar
July 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The editors of Building Design+Construction magazine present the findings of the annual...

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July 25, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Office spaces that promote focus, balance, and choice are the ones that will improve employee exp...

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July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Turner, Structure Tone, PCL top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest office...

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July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Jacobs top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the larges...

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GlaxoSmithKline recently opened a 208,000-sf office in Philadelphias Navy Yard
July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, HOK, Perkins+Will top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest office...

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GlaxoSmithKline recently opened a 208,000-sf office in Philadelphias Navy Yard
July 22, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

The commercial office sector is finally heating up, led by corporate headquarter and medical offi...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Structure Tone, DPR, Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest recon...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in
July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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