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on January 10,2014 in Feature

BD+C's exclusive five-part report on K-12 school security offers proven design advice, technology recommendations, and thoughtful...

on January 09,2014 in Feature

Many of the principles and concepts described in our Special Report on K-12 security also apply to other building types and markets.

Collin County Sheriff Deputy George White checks a hallway in one of Anna (Texas
on January 09,2014 in Feature

From facial recognition cameras to IP-based door hardware, here are key technology-related considerations you should discuss with your school...

Illustration: Tom Rybarczyk
on January 09,2014 in Feature

Our experts say no, but it could save lives. In this report, they offer recommendations on security design you can bring to your K-12 clients to...

on January 07,2014 in Feature

Slowed by the recession—and often by protracted negotiations—some big redevelopment plans are now moving ahead. Here’s a sampling of nine major...

on December 13,2013 in Feature

From a dual fire-CO detector to an aspiration-sensing fire alarm, BD+C editors present a roundup of new fire and life safety products and...

on December 10,2013 in Feature

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traffic in public restrooms, these ideas are...

Cumberland University’s Learning Commons was created with a limited budget throu
on December 09,2013 in Feature

In this era of scaled-down budgets, maximized efficiencies, new learning methods and social media’s domination of face time, college and...

on November 27,2013 in Feature

BD+C editors present a roundup of the latest technologies and applications in exterior wall systems, from a tapered metal wall installation in...

The dance/rehearsal studio at Indiana University’s IU Cinema, an example of high
on November 27,2013 in Feature

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the environmental, economic, and market pressures affecting facility planning for universities and...