Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:56
The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)—the international body that arbitrates on tall building height and determines the title of “The World’s Tallest...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:56
The first cable-suspended free-span solar energy system was completed today over the REM Eyewear headquarters parking lot in Sun Valley, Calif. The patented, cable-...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:53

Office Building

Office reconstruction to suit new work styles is becoming a hot category. A Buil
Following years of fairly lackluster demand for commercial property remodeling, reconstruction revenue is improving, according to the 2014 Giants 300 report.
Structure Tone, Turner, and Gilbane top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest reconstruction contractor and construction management firms in the U.S.
Jacobs, URS, and Wiss, Janney, Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest reconstruction engineering and engineering/architecture firms in the U.S.
Stantec, HDR, and HOK top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest reconstruction architecture and architecture/engineering firms in the U.S.
Inside the 68-story building are apartments, offices and a hotel. Photo credit:
The Northeast Asia Trade Tower stands at 308 meters and is the focal point of the Songdo International Business District, a new 310-hectare city built on reclaimed land. 
Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.
U.S. Bank Tower, as part of a series of improvements, will be getting an observation deck and restaurant at its top.
Tidewater Community College/City of Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach, Calif. Photo
According to expert forecasters, multifamily projects, the Panama Canal expansion, and the petroleum industry’s “shale gale” could be saving graces for commercial AEC firms seeking growth...
Illustration: Gameanna via FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Data analysis from Mancini•Duffy indicates significant variations among age cohorts in the workplace.
Lookout Mountain Elementary School, Phoenix, Ariz. Photo: courtesy Adolfson & Pe
“UAV.” “LATISTA.” “CMST.” If BD+C Giants 300 contractors have anything to say about it, these new terms may someday be as well known as “BIM” or “LEED.” Here’s a sampling of what Giant GCs and CMs...