Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spread of influenza in buildings. In addition, there are system upgrades that...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:45
NBBJ has been hired by Russell Investments as the architectural firm to design the interior space of its new global headquarters at 1301 2nd Avenue, a building also...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:40
The American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s newly formed BIM Task Group met during the AAMA National Fall Conference to discuss the need for an BIM standard for...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:49
The Associated General Contractors of America unveiled a new plan today designed to revive the nation’s construction industry. The plan, “Build Now for the Future: A...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:40
The Boston Society of Architects and the Boston chapter of the Building Enclosure Council (BEC-Boston) have announced a High Performance Building award that will assess...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:49

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M-1 streetcar line, Detroit. Credit: Anderson Illustration | Brookings Instituti
A new Brookings Institution study records the emergence of “competitive places that are also cool spaces.”
The planned site is a natural landscape among redwood trees with views over Monterey Bay, a site that the architects have called “one of the most beautiful they have ever worked on.”
Constructing a concrete dome is a costly process, but this may change soon. A team from the Vienna University of Technology has developed a method that allows concrete domes to form with...
A plan to revitalize New Orleans' Convention Center moves forward after Louisiana governor signs bill.
Image courtesy of hermanmiller.com
Today's technologies allow us to work anywhere. So why come to an office at all? Herman Miller has an answer.
Roof window manufacturer Fakro offers a skylight window system that quickly converts into an open-air balcony.
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The new program focuses exclusively on the sustainable design and construction of interior spaces in nonresidential buildings and can be pursued by both building owners and individual lessees of...
The city of Buffalo hired a team of professionals to execute assessments for mor
Over the past few years, Buffalo has developed a cutting-edge facility management program to ensure it's utilizing its facilities and operations as efficiently, effectively, and sustainably as...
Renderings: courtesy Related Companies
Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group are teaming to develop Fifty Five Hudson Yards, the latest addition to the commercial office tower collection in the 28-acre Hudson Yards development—the...
Century Spire will reach 60 stories when construction is complete. Renderings: c
The Century Spire, Daniel Libeskind's latest project, has just broken ground in Century City, southwest of Manila. It is meant to accommodate apartments and offices.