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.
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 14:35
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...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:50
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...
Friday, September 23, 2011 - 08:47
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 11:34
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...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 14:55

K-12 Schools

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.
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.
Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.
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...
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...