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To support rapid iterative design approaches on the 30,000-seat Al Meena Soccer
Aug 4, 2014
Cloud-based data sharing, rapid iterative design, and cross-discipline collaboration are among the emerging trends in the BIM/VDC field, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300 Report.
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Transforming your firm into a “digital business” is particularly challenging because digital touches every function while also demanding the rapid development of new skills and investments. SPONSORED CONTENT
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Most AEC leadership teams are fastidious about tracking their hit rate–the number of proposals submitted minus the number of proposals won. Here are three alternatives for increasing that percentage. SPONSORED CONTENT
Legacy ER in Allen, Texas, was among the AIA healthcare design honorees. Photo ©
Aug 1, 2014
Projects showcase the best of healthcare building design and health design-oriented research.
The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Campus in Saudi Arabia is
Aug 1, 2014
Partnership intended to improve LEED certification process for projects in countries around the globe.
Denver is among the "most recovered" American cities, post-recession, according
Aug 1, 2014
Texas metros show great momentum, but a number of Arizona and California cities are still struggling to recover.
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Aug 4, 2014
The LEED Dynamic Plaque could aid certified buildings in maintaining performance with up-to-date information about water and energy use, waste reduction efforts, occupant experience, and other green performance categories.
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Aug 4, 2014
The Gypsum Association released updates to both GA-221 Repair of Joint Ridging and GA-222 Repairing Screw or Nail Pops standards publications.
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Aug 4, 2014
The City Council of Cambridge, Mass., approved the Building Energy Usage and Disclosure Ordinance (BEUDO) that requires benchmarking and disclosure of building energy performance for large commercial, institutional, and multifamily...
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Aug 4, 2014
A long-delayed $1.5 billion mixed-use development in Miami moved ahead after city planners approved the project’s first phase.
Jul 31, 2014
John Yonushewski, FAIA, has over 35 years of experience in the design and construction field. Dominic Weilminster is an award-winning designer.
Science, general academic, and health-medical were hot categories in the univers
Jul 30, 2014
University stakeholders face complicated cap-ex stressors, from chronic to impending. Creative approaches to financing, design, and delivery are top-of-mind, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300 Report.
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Jul 30, 2014
The U.S. Geological Service recently released an update of U.S. National Seismic Hazard Maps that reflect the latest analysis of where future earthquakes will occur, how frequently they may occur, and their strength.
Jul 30, 2014
Students at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences designed a solar panel that can double as living space for the Solar Decathlon Europe.
Farmers' markets, like this one in Austin, Texas, are prized features of the urb
Jul 30, 2014
Urban dwellers love food-related resources, public spaces, and historic structures—but really hate traffic, lack of parking, and poor public transportation.