Sports and Recreational Facilities

As major centers of social and economic importance across the world, sports facilities and recreational buildings need to be optimized to admit hundreds or thousands of people on a regular basis, as well as to meet the needs of whatever activity takes place in the facility. Whether you’re looking for just the right turf or the most comfortable stadium seating, designing and building these facilities can lead into ultra-specialized waters, and requires a delicate balance of expertise.
July 29, 2009

Developed for designers and engineers, "Blast Resistant Design Guide for Reinforced Concrete Stru...

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July 28, 2009

Construction employment declined in all but 19 communities nationwide this June as compared to Ju...

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July 27, 2009 | Ivy Chang, Editor-in-Chief, Construction Bulletin
July 27, 2009

Bowdoin College's new Sidney J. Watson Arena, dedicated January 18, 2009, has become the first ne...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 50 Institutional Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Gi...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 75 International Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 G...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 50 Design-Build Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Gia...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 50 K-12 School Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Gian...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 75 Mixed-Use Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Giant...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 75 Reconstruction Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 G...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 40 State/Local Government Contractors based on Building Design+Construction'...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 100 Reconstruction Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 75 State/Local Government Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 50 University Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Giant...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 100 University Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Gia...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 75 K-12 School Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Gia...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 50 Commercial Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Giant...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 30 Mixed-Use Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Giants...

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July 07, 2009

A ranking of the Top 100 Institutional Design Firms based on Building Design+Construction's 2009...

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July 01, 2009

University construction spending is 13% higher than a year ago—mostly for residence halls and inf...

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June 28, 2009

The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has announced t...

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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 01, 2009

Construction spending for education expanded modestly but steadily through March, while at the sa...

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October 01, 2008

At a time when institutions of higher learning are spending tens of millions of dollars erecting...

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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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June 01, 2007 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

How important are athletic programs to U.S. school districts? Here's one leading indicator: In 20...

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