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 - 13:55
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 - 09:16
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 - 08:14
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 - 10:02
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 - 08:31

K-12 Schools

The 170,735-sf net zero emissions office building prototype in St. Louis, Mo., d
A new study by Navigant Research projects that public- and private-sector efforts to lower the carbon footprint of new and renovated commercial and residential structures will boost the annual...
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On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an increasing level of demand for design services signaled in the latest Architecture Billings Index.
From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acoustical ceiling and wall products. 
Photo: Tomasz Sienicki via Wikimedia Commons
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.