Most Recent Features

Renderings: courtesy Chetwood Architects
Jun 17, 2014
The Phoenix Towers are expected to reach 1 km, the same height as Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill's Kingdom Tower, but would set a record for multiple towers in one development.
M-1 streetcar line, Detroit. Credit: Anderson Illustration | Brookings Instituti
Jun 16, 2014
A new Brookings Institution study records the emergence of “competitive places that are also cool spaces.”
Jun 13, 2014
Gilbane Building company hires new president and COO
Jun 13, 2014
Dangerous by Design, an annual study of the dangers American pedestrians face, has been published for 2014. The study looks at a number of different factors among pedestrian deaths, including the geographic locations, race, and age of...
All renderings courtesy of BIG
Jun 13, 2014
The glass-and-steel pavilion's spiral structure acts as a storytelling device for the company's history.
Jun 13, 2014
John Burns Real Estate Consulting ranks the top 25 housing amenities by generation, based on feedback from more than 20,000 home shoppers.
The design builds upon the institute’s mission as a catalyst and connector between AUB, researchers and the global community.
Jun 12, 2014
The planned site is a natural landscape among redwood trees with views over Monterey Bay, a site that the architects have called “one of the most beautiful they have ever worked on.”
Jun 12, 2014
Constructing a concrete dome is a costly process, but this may change soon. A team from the Vienna University of Technology has developed a method that allows concrete domes to form with the use of air and steel cables instead of...
Jun 12, 2014
With the construction of the LEED-NC Platinum Oakland University Human Health Building, constructed in Rochester, Michigan, SmithGroupJJR recently achieved its 100th LEED certified project.
Jun 12, 2014
Winners were awarded $4,000 and a trip to Cersaie, the annual tile exhibition held in Bologna, Italy. Projects were located all over North America, from Dallas to St. Thomas to Toronto.
Jun 11, 2014
A new development in New York's historic Sugar Hill district nears completion, designed to be an icon for the neighborhood's rich history.
Jun 11, 2014
A plan to revitalize New Orleans' Convention Center moves forward after Louisiana governor signs bill.
Image courtesy of hermanmiller.com
Jun 11, 2014
Today's technologies allow us to work anywhere. So why come to an office at all? Herman Miller has an answer.
Photo: E. Kvelland via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 12, 2014
The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has created the first standards to compare services of the world’s cities.