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January 07,2015

Converting the Astrodome to an urban farm and public park is one of the proposals on the table in Houston, according to news site Houston...

Photo: Geo Swan via Wikimedia Commons
January 02,2015

Construction consultant FMI foresees—with some caveats—continuing growth in the office, lodging, and manufacturing sectors. But funding...

December 04,2014

Just under 10 miles away from Singapore, Funtasy Island (yes, that's the real name) is a resort tucked away in the mangrove islands of the Riau...

All renderings courtesy Shimizu Corp.
November 24,2014

The design centers around a floating, 500-meter-wide sphere linked to a resource center on the ocean floor via a 15-kilometer, helix-shaped path....

An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
November 18,2014

The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.

Foster + Partners' proposed design for the Wuhan resort. Renderings: courtesy Ju
October 21,2014

Jumeirah Group, a hotel group forming a part of investment group Dubai Holding, has chosen Zaha Hadid and Norman Foster to design two of three of...

The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16,2014

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor...

Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
October 15,2014

The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly...

Photo: Samuel Boisvert via Wikimedia Commons
September 24,2014

On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an increasing level of demand for design services...

Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P
September 03,2014

The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process.