The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat last week announced the winners of its annual “Best Tall Building” awards for 2009, recognizing one outstanding tall...
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Columbia Square, a 313,000 square foot office building and flagship property in the Melvin Mark Companies real estate portfolio, has been awarded 4 Globes by the Green...
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The American Architectural Manufacturers Association is working on a product-based green certification program for residential and commercial fenestration, the...
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Office Building

Rendering: Gensler
Called "The Legal Office of the Future," the pop-up demonstration project made its debut this week at the annual conference for the Association of Legal Administrators in Toronto.
Located on Lake Tai, the Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort by MAD is a 102-meter
Eight other high-rise projects were named Emporis Skyscraper Award winners, including DC Tower 1 by Dominique Perrault Architecture and Tour Carpe Diem by Robert A.M. Stern. 
Since trading traditional closed cubicles for an open, transparent layout, softw
Driven by changing work styles, mobile technology, and the growing presence of Millennials, today’s workplaces are changing, mostly for the better. We examine the top office design trends. 
Photo: Jacopo Werther via Wikimedia Commons
The industry associations, with more than 700,000 members generating almost $1 trillion in GDP, have issued a joint statement on resilience, pushing design and building solutions for disaster...
The Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre, now under construction, will be 530 meters tal
Hitachi Elevator Co. will build and install 95 elevators—including two that the manufacturer labels as the "world's fastest"—for the Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed Guangzhou CTF Finance Center. 
The plans for Chaoyang Park Plaza were floated two years ago, and now the design
Construction work has begun on the 120,000-sm mixed-use development, which was envisioned by MAD architects as a modern, urban forest.
60 Richmond East Housing Co-Operative in Toronto, designed by Teeple Architects.
The conversion of a Mies van der Rohe-designed gas station and North Vancouver City Hall are among the recently completed projects to win the 2014 Governor General's Medal in Architecture. 
The free tool provides real-time data visualization for each state. Here is the
The online data visualization resource highlights green building data for each state and Washington, D.C.
The Aon Center in Chicago was first designated a BOMA 360 building in 2010. Phot
In the first quarter of 2014, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International certified 66 properties in the BOMA 360 Performance Program for commercial real estate markets...
For an 1893 academic building in the Collegiate Gothic style at Bryn Mawr (Pa.)
Building Teams must focus on a number of key decisions in order to arrive at the optimal solution: repair the windows in place, remove and refurbish them, or opt for full replacement.