Energy Efficiency

At the new $654 million Rush University Medical Center, the ground-level hospital entryway includes a four-story, all-season ope

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

According to a new rule issued by the Steel Joist Institute, the proper way to hang loads from joist chords is concentrically (n

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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28th Annual Reconstruction Awards: Bringing Hope to Cancer Patients

The gothic architecture of Hope Lodge was fully restored, including the masonry. The slate roof was also replaced, and new steel

January 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A gothic-style structure is reconstructed into comfortable, modern patient residence facility for...

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Rental Renaissance, The Rebirth of the Apartment Market

Gables 5th Street Commons, a four-story, 138-unit mixed-use apartment complex by developer Gables Residential, near the Universi

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 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits,...

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December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Once completed, the new building addition will double the size of the data center which houses so...

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The Parkway Lofts New Jersey

The design takes advantage of the buildings 17-foot floor-to-floor ceiling heights and heavy floor loads

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Located on the Garden State Parkway, the master-planned project initially includes the conversion...

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BD+C Under 40 Leadership Summit

Attendees of the first BD+C Under 40 Leadership Summit visit one of the Make it RIght Foundation residential sites in New Orlean

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The two-day Under 40 Leadership Summit continued with a Leadership Style interactive presentation...

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Data centers

The growing dependence on the data center means growing consequences of downtime. If all 509,147 data centers went out 2.5 times

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Advances in technology, an increased reliance on the Internet and social media as well as an incr...

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University of Texas at Dallas USGGBC Green Schools 2011

The University of Texas at Dallas new LEED Platinum Student Services Building, which was the recipient of this year's Innovatio

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Recipient schools and regions from across the nation - from K-12 to higher education - were recog...

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Photovoltaic systems solar panels schools

The report focuses on financial options developed specifically for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The report examines the two primary types of ownership models used to obtain PV installations for...

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400 Market Street Philadelphia window retrofit

400 Market Street, an 11-story Philadelphia office tower built in 1972, is already serving as a model for how owners of hundreds

December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 200,000 sf building was recently outfitted with a new HVAC system and a state-of-the-art wind...

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The new 200,000-sf Dineen Hall, Syracuse University College of Law.

The new 200,000-sf Dineen Hall, Syracuse University College of Law.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The design reflects an organizational clarity and professional sophistication that anticipates th...

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At $48.27 per square foot, New York City is the most expensive commercial real e

At $48.27 per square foot, New York City is the most expensive commercial real estate market in the U.S.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

New York City, Washington, D.C. and San Mateo, Calif., rank highest in rents.

BCA

A unique and valuable aspect of the document is to identify several of the most common issues, pitfalls and challenges that BCA

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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Aragon Construction 568 Broadway Foursquare

Aragon is constructing the top two floors of space in partnership with Echo Design + Architecture.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The modern, minimalist build-out will have elements of the foursquare “badges” in different aspec...

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The 31,360-square-foot renovation consists of a two-story addition housing separate locker rooms for the three teams, shower roo

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Renovation provides state-of-the-art waterfront facility.

Aqua Building Chicago

Designed by an architectural team headed by Jeanne Gang, principal of Studio/Gang Architects, Aqua already holds two highly-este

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Aqua was named both regional and international winner of the International Property Award as Best...

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Summit Design + Build, LLC recently announced the firms selection as general contractor for 1313 W. Randolph Street, the conver

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 130,000 square foot building is being completely renovated.

USGBC Board of directors

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the newly elected officers and new directors to its 2012 Board of Directors.

December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Board responsible for articulating and upholding the vision, values, mission of organization.

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The George and Ellen Rieveschl Digitorium is the figural heart of Griffin Hall, comprising a two-story hall, embraced by the lay

December 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

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

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Stalco Construction served as general contractor for the final phase of the restoration.

December 16, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The project converted the landmark structure listed on the National Register of Historic Places i...

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Tishman

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facility.

December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

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

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Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldnt need any attention fo

Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldnt need any attention for a long time.

December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldn’t need any attention for a long time....

Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC

Lutrons Washington, D.C. facility showcases commercial products in use in a variety of vignettes such as conference rooms, and

December 13, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction...

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SOM Burj

The firm was recognized with 10 Design Excellence Awards presented by AIA Chicago in October 2011 for projects including the Bur

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

SOM has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes...

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St. Francis Hospital Columbus Ga.

The new clinical services building will house a dedicated cardiovascular surgical unit with four labs, a special procedures room

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The expansion includes a four-story, 17,500 square meters clinical services building and a five-s...

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CRSI Design Awards

Award-winning projects will be showcased in a national promotional campaign that includes a recognition brochure, press releases

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The final deadline is extended until December 31st, with judging shortly thereafter at the World...

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AIA Long Island

The winning project, a 7,300 sf penthouse with a 2,000 sf terrace, was designed to accommodate the young family's modern, everyd

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Firm's TriBeCa Loft wins "Archi" for interior design.

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