Installation of bright new LED luminaires from BetaLED were an integral part of building and safety improvements made to the 1,700-student James Madison Memorial High...
Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 10:16
Looking to make the 21,000-sf Turtle River Montessori School in Jupiter, Fla., as energy efficient as possible, the mechanical engineering team specified a high-efficiency...
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 09:14
The American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) and Kawneer Company, Inc. announced the winners of the “Schools of Tomorrow” student design competition...
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 11:02
A modular elevator was added to the Jesuit High School in Carmichael, Calif., as part of the private college preparatory school’s modernization project.
Friday, February 18, 2011 - 09:31
The LA Unified School District, under the leadership of a new facilities director, reversed course regarding prototypes for its new schools and engaged architects to...
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 13:25

K-12 Schools

For the west façade of the 77,000-sf Farm Credit Services of America Corporate O
From wild architectural shapes to unique color blends and pattern arrangements, these projects demonstrate the design possibilities of brick. 
Rubber floor tiles in 24x24-inch modules were water-jet cut to accommodate custo
Rectangular tiles, digital graphic applications, the resurgence of terrazzo, and product transparency headline today’s commercial flooring trends.
Photo credit: Rob Young, Wikimedia Commons
New research findings indicate that for the first time more than half of projects above $10 million are being completed through design-build project delivery. 
Using 3D printing, Arup engineers were able to design and fabricate this lightwe
The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slash the carbon footprint of the construction sector.
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...
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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...
Tech-friendly furniture, “live walls,” sit-stand desks, and circadian lighting are among the emerging trends identified by leading interior designers. 
Facebook Data Center, Luleå, Sweden
The demand for sophisticated facility monitoring solutions has spurred a new market segment—data center infrastructure management (DCIM)—that is likely to impact the way data center projects are...
The book, co-authored by Arup's Russell Fortmeyer, illustrates the various ways architects, consultants, and engineers approach energy and comfort by manipulating air, water, and light through the...
Salt Lake City, Utah-based Leland A. Gray Architects is adapting the concrete th
At $94 a square foot and "virtually indestructible," some school districts in Utah are opting to build concrete dome schools in lieu of traditional structures.