Cladding and Facade Systems

May 31, 2012 | By Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Curing agents; commercial faucets; wall-cladding systems.

AIA Rainscreens BD+C DEcember 2011
May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rainscreen system installed at the west building expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel...

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May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and passing the online exam.

April 30, 2012 |

Insulated metal panels, or IMPs, have been a popular exterior wall cladding choice for more than...

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Strongwells products were used by Plas-Tech Ltd., a Hawaiian fabricator, for an
March 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

MGA Architecture plans to add five more trellis systems on the neighboring building. 

OPN Architects knew using copper as a building material for the Moline Public Li
March 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Architects incorporate decorative copper panels to create the look of a heavy plate copper shingl...

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March 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Company expanding into the Texas market with a new office in Dallas and a satellite facility in A...

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March 12, 2012 | By BASF

Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C. 

February 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Replacement or retrofit can help keep energy costs from going out the window.

The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project he
January 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A savvy Building Team reconstructs a Boston landmark into a multiuse masterpiece for Suffolk Univ...

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January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...

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New SJI Rule on Steel Joists
January 03, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

A new rule from the Steel Joist Institute clarifies when local reinforcement of joists is require...

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Rental Renaissance, The Rebirth of the Apartment Market
January 03, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Across much of the U.S., apartment rents are rising, vacancy rates are falling. In just about eve...

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December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This publicly available document is applicable to most building types and distills the long list...

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December 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The sustainable building solution, built for approximately $255-sf, features innovative materials...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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Glass balconies BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...

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ICS Builders BKSK Architects St. Hildas House Manhattan
December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The facility's design highlights the inherent link between environmental consciousness and religi...

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Summit Design+Build Chicago's Esquire Theatre
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 33,000 square foot building will undergo an extensive structural remodel and core & shell...

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Fraser Brown MacKenna Green Gown Award GE Fogg Building
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...

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Kingspan Insulated Panels Environmental Product Declaration
November 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

EPD is a standardized, internationally recognized tool for providing information on a product’s e...

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Casino Del Sol expansion Leo A Daly McCarthy Building companies
November 28, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Firms partner with Pascua Yaqui Tribe to bring new $130 million Hotel, Spa & Convention Cente...

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Survey office technology
November 22, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The survey also found that by 2015, the standard of square feet allocated per employee is expecte...

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November 09, 2011 |

Originally built in 1973, the building had received several alterations over the years but the pr...

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October 26, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

School remained in session during the renovation and it was important to minimize the disruption...

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October 24, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

AIA LI also recognized BBS with the 2011 ARCHI Award Commendation for the St. Charles Resurrectio...

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October 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff


State-of-the-art monitoring system allows researchers to collect, analyze and process th...

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October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Van H. Gilbert architects enhances sustainability credentials.

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