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.
October 13, 2010 |

A curving, 550-foot-long glass arcade dubbed the “Wall of Light” is the standout architectural an...

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October 13, 2010 |

Construction is getting pumped up at the new Anschutz Health and Wellness Center at the Universit...

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October 13, 2010 |

Construction is moving along on Hudson County Community College’s North Hudson Campus Center in U...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards—Silver Award. Officials at Michigan State University’s East Lan...

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October 12, 2010 | BY Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards...

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September 16, 2010 |

The 151,000-sf recreation and wellness center at California State University’s Sacramento campus,...

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September 13, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Jerry Jones, controversial billionaire owner of the Dallas Cowboys, wanted the team's new stadium...

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December 01, 2009 |

A new $79.1 million health and learning center is under construction on the Northern Arizona Univ...

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December 01, 2009 |

At more than 2,600 feet high, the Burj Dubai (right) can still lay claim to the title of world's...

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October 19, 2009 |

The global construction, engineering and infrastructure industry saw a significant decline in fra...

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October 06, 2009 |

A fabric-covered, steel frame practice facility owned by the National Football League’s Dallas Co...

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October 06, 2009 |

Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spr...

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October 01, 2009 |

The University of Minnesota has received LEED Silver certification for its 50,805-seat TCF Bank S...

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October 01, 2009 |

Heavy construction and foundation work has started on the new Louisiana State Sports Hall of Fame...

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September 30, 2009 |

The Associated General Contractors of America unveiled a new plan today designed to revive the na...

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September 29, 2009 |

Russian officials have selected global architect Populous to design the main stadium for the 2014...

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September 08, 2009 |

Victor, Idaho-based Section Eight Design beat out seven other finalists to win the 2009 Open Arch...

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August 14, 2009 |

At 69 square miles, Vineland is New Jersey's largest city, at least in geographic area, and it ha...

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August 05, 2009 |

Eight teams were recognized today as finalists of the...

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August 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief; Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor; Dave Barista, Managing Editor; and Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

27. Next-Generation Green Roofs Sprout up in New York New York is not particularly known for its...

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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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