K-12 Schools

The new alliance has uncovered easily accessible solutions to address these acoustical challenges and reduce the sound reverberation that further complicates noise issues.
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Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly positive workplaces for their AEC professionals and support staff. Keep an...
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Building Design+Construction’s Under 40 Leadership Summit takes place October 26-28, 2011 Hotel at the Monteleone in New Orleans. Discounted hotel rate deadline: October 2...
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Mahlum Architects is designing the Finn Hill Junior High in Kirkland, Wash., to be 47% more energy efficient than targets set by the Energy Star program. They specified...
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K-12 Schools

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The underlying variables and tools used to manage collaboration between teams is ultimately the driving for success with IPD, writes CBRE Healthcare's Megan Donham.
The CAE Design Excellence Award honors educational facilities that the jury believes should serve as an example of a superb place in which to learn. Projects range from a design school in...
Steel curtain wall entry with heat-mirror glass. Image: TGP
In this the new facility, middle school and high school classroom wings flank either side of the auditorium and media center. A sleek, glass-and-steel curtain wall joins them together, creating an...
Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P
The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during the project review process.
Berea College’s “Deep Green” residence hall, designed by Hastings+Chivetta Archi
AECOM, Gensler, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction firms. 
A study examining what architects can learn from children, especially during the design process, is being carried out through the University of Sheffield's school of architecture. 
Rendering: RMF Engineering
There are many hurdles to overcome when completing a life cycle cost assessment. RMF Engineering’s Seth Spangler offers some words of advice regarding LCCAs.
Rendering: RMF Engineering
A life cycle cost analysis helps a school district decide which HVAC system to use in $198 million worth of future building projects.
Low-rise structures and pedestrian streets characterize the new Henderson-Hopkin
After a long period of anemic performance, with growth mostly driven by renovations and additions, the K-12 sector is showing renewed interest in new construction, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300...
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.