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January 29,2014

A grand atrium, reaching some 30 stories, highlights the contemporary, bright-white design scheme unveiled this week by Richard Meier &...

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January 29,2014

AIA's Consensus Construction Forecast, a survey of the nation’s leading construction forecasters, is projecting that spending will see a 5.8%...

Kingdom Tower, set to become the world’s next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,
January 28,2014

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction forecast for the worldwide high-rise industry....

The Spring Learning Centre in Hong Kong was one of two Best of Category winners
January 28,2014

The International Interior Design Association released the winners of its 4th Annual Global Excellence Awards. Here's a recap of the winning...

Renderings courtesy Foster + Partners, Comcast Corp.
January 21,2014

The British architect last week unveiled his scheme for the $1.2 billion, 59-story Comcast Innovation and Technology Center, planned adjacent to...

At 1,166 feet, the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2 was the tallest build
January 21,2014

Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 towers, according to a report by the Council on...

Zahner ShopFloor Engineer Craig Long demonstrates one of the ShopFloor design to
January 13,2014

The web-based tool uses the company's factory floor like "a massive rapid prototype machine,” allowing designers to manipulate designs on the fly...

December 31,2013

BD+C editors and our contributors posted hundreds of blogs in 2013. Here's a recap of the most popular topics. They include valuable...

December 26,2013

Cloud-based building automation tools and product disclosure declarations are among the green building mega-trends identified by industry...

December 20,2013

A new tool from the engineering firm Buro Happold takes into account both energy and economic performance of buildings for a true measure of...