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Safety, consumer demand, and the new economics of flight are three of the major factors shaping how airlines and airport officials are approaching the need for upgrades and renovations, writes Skanska USA's MacAdam Glinn.
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Nov 19, 2014
The construction industry, whose workforce was decimated during the last recession, is slowly getting back on its feet. However, in certain markets—especially those where oil drilling and production have been prospering—construction...
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reMOD is comprised of refurbished offices from Williams Scotsman’s existing flee
Leading general contractors, including Skanska USA and Turner Construction, are implementing sustainable modular jobsite offices throughout the country. SPONSORED CONTENT
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Security, safety and transparency don’t have to be mutually exclusive thanks to new glazing technology designed to support blast and fire-resistant secure buildings. SPONSORED CONTENT
Renderings courtesy Damian Rogers Architecture, Arup, Squint/Opera
Nov 19, 2014
The surfing pool would offer 98-foot-wide waves that would run the length of the 500-foot-long enclave.
Nov 19, 2014
About 4.2 million households, or 3% of all households, contained both grandchildren under 18 and their grandparents in 2012. More than 60% of these households were maintained by a grandparent.
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Nov 18, 2014
Headed by the continued strength in the multifamily residential market and the emerging growth for institutional projects, demand for design services continues to be healthy, as exhibited in the latest Architecture Billings Index.
An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
Nov 18, 2014
The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.
In a recent symposium hosted by Perkins+Will, experts in health sciences and edu
Things are changing in healthcare. Within academic medicine alone, there is a global shortage of healthcare professionals, a changing policy landscape within the U..S., and new view and techniques in both pedagogy and practice, writes...
Nov 18, 2014
The airport is expected to serve 90 million passengers a year on the opening of the first phase, and more than 150 million annually after project completion in 2018. 
Nov 18, 2014
A new device redraws designs drawn on CAD onto paper, using a similar mechanism to conventional compasses for drawing a circle.
Nov 18, 2014
Backed by billionaire Barry Diller, the $170 million "floating park" is planned for the Hudson River, and will contain wooded areas and three performance venues.
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During the past five years, the worlds of hospitality and corporate real estate have undergone an incredible transformation. The traditional approach toward real estate asset management has shifted to a focus on offerings that accommodate...