Continuing Education and Life Time Learning
Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.
Lisa Vienckowski, a student enrolled in the Master of Engineering in Structural Engineering program at Lehigh University in Beth
The scholarship is awarded annually to a graduate student in structural engineering deemed by the...read more
According to a Ponemon Institute study, an outage can cost an organization an average of about $5,000 per minute. Thats $300,00
Technologies and best practices provide path for better preparation.
Symposium about Texas architecture planned for April.
Today, just 24% of the respondents reported that the average space per office worker is 100 sf or less; however, 40% reported th
The average for all companies for square feet per worker in 2017 will be 151 sf, compared to 176...read more
The CLC at Danville consists of two 7,500 sf buildingsnamed Freedom House and Liberty Housecontaining ten private bedrooms wit
Residences at VA Danville to provide community-centered housing for military veterans.
The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and other walkable applications serves the overarching
Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C.
The Odebrecht Award for sustainable development rewards future leaders in engineering and chemist...read more
Dace Campbell, a 2011 BD+C 40 Under 40 winner.
Building Design+Construction's 40 Under 40 is open to AEC professionals from around the...read more
The 680,000-sf complex, which consists of two main buildings and ancillary facilities, represents the largest construction proje
The academic-style facility supports education/training and research functions, and contains clas...read more
According to a new rule issued by the Steel Joist Institute, the proper way to hang loads from joist chords is concentrically (n
A new rule from the Steel Joist Institute clarifies when local reinforcement of joists is require...read more
Whether its fly ash, slag, silica fume, or other supplementary cementitious materials, project teams are seeing cement substitu
The firm was recognized with 10 Design Excellence Awards presented by AIA Chicago in October 2011 for projects including the Bur
SOM has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes...read more
Award-winning projects will be showcased in a national promotional campaign that includes a recognition brochure, press releases
The final deadline is extended until December 31st, with judging shortly thereafter at the World...read more
The ACE Program, which encourages industry professionals and college and university representatives to work together to attract
Thornton Tomasetti founding principal Charles H. Thornton responsible for launching ACE.
The Forum, the first of its kind in the construction management industry, brought together presidents and chief executives from
Declared a “groundbreaking” event for the industry, Gilbane’s First Annual National Partners Coun...read more
Information in the declaration is based on an ISO-compliant life cycle assessment and verified by a third party, in the case of
EPD is a standardized, internationally recognized tool for providing information on a product’s e...read more
The lack of financing especially to the design and construction sector, which accounts for $1 in $9 of U.S. Gross Domestic Produ
Persistent financing crunch continues to plague design and construction sector.
In addition to capturing CO2 for enhanced oil recovery operations, the Boundary Dam project will also capture sulfur dioxide (SO
The government of Saskatchewan has approved construction of the Boundary Dam Integrated Carbon Ca...read more
The Green Matters Conference, held Feb. 23-24, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas brings together leading industry experts to share up-t
High-interest topics will be covered in technical seminars, including infrared reflective coating...read more
CIRS is a state-of-the-art living- lab in which researchers from leading academic institutions worldwide can conduct interacti
Designed to exceed LEED Platinum, the Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) is...read more
The extent of concrete deterioration was so severe that the balconies and walkways were completely removed and replaced with new
Originally built in 1973, the building had received several alterations over the years but the pr...read more
Altra Sede Regione Lombardia is an iconic five-building,1.05-million-sf headquarters property for the Lombardy Regional Governme
Altra Sede Regione Lombardia and Bank of Oklahoma Center both recognized.
The Pritzker Architecture Prize was established by The Hyatt Foundation in 1979 to honor annually a living architect whose built
The tradition of moving the event to world sites of architectural significance was established to...read more
More than 6,000 submissions for projects located in 146 countries entered the Holcim Awards which aims to promote sustainable re
A socio-architectural project to create regional food-gathering nodes and a logistics network in...read more
The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) announced the appointment of Babette Freund to its Board of Directors.
Freund will begin serving on the AISC board of directors, assisting with the organization's plann...read more
MKK participated in the Engineer Merit Badge Day at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., on September 17, 2011.
MKK principal Craig Watts attended the event as a representative of the MEP (mechanical/electrica...read more
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the September ABI score was 46.9, following a score of 51.4 in August.
Positive conditions seen last month were more of an aberration.
The R&D Wall Assembly Research Center and Spray Foam Application Technology Research Facility have been built to test and ev
State-of-the-art monitoring system allows researchers to collect, analyze and process th...read more