Turner Construction Company announced that the second quarter 2009 Turner Building Cost Index, which measures nonresidential building construction costs in the U.S., has...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:40
The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Program Place is the headquarters for the largest Girl Scout Council in the U.S., with 63,000 scouts. The building houses the...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:41
When the design team DLR Group, Minneapolis, was ready to recommend wall panels for an Edison charter school in chilly Duluth, Minn., it wanted something that could be...
Monday, May 7, 2012 - 12:33
A new report from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International and Kingsley Associates shows that property professionals are trimming building...
Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 16:20

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The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Teams, encompassing historic preservation, adaptive reuse, and renovations and additions.
If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you should enjoy this overview of the top BIM/VDC topics.
Norman Foster and Frank Gehry have been selected to design a retail section within the £8 billion redevelopment of Battersea Power Station in London.
Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Under 40 Leadership Summit in San Francisco. Here are the five winning teams, including the $3,000 grand...
Smart building technology investments typically pay for themselves within one or two years by delivering energy savings and maintenance efficiencies.
The luminous ceilings at the landmark Manufacturers Hanover Trust building in Ne
More than 50 years after SOM completed the Manufacturers Hanover Trust building, the firm is asked to restore and modernize the space.
The Hallidie Building's glass-and-steel skin is generally recognized as the forerunner of today’s curtain wall facilities. 
The Williams Selyem Winery in Sonoma County, Calif., won an honorable mention aw
The FDNY Fireboat Firehouse in New York and the Cirrus Logic Building in Austin, Texas, are among nine projects named winners of the 2013 Chairman’s Award by the Metal Construction Association for...
To test the effectiveness of BIM modeling on the Hillshire Brands office project
An integrated Building Team uses BIM/VDC to convert a 1940s-era industrial building into a flashy new headquarters for Hillshire Brands in a matter of months. 
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Va. Photo: Paul Warchol
The Barclays Center arena in Brooklyn and the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C., are among projects named 2013 IDEAS2 winners by the American Institute of Steel Construction.