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The Interlace is a 1,040-unit apartment complex consisting of 31 apartment block
Jun 30, 2014
The 1,040-unit apartment complex in Singapore has won the inaugural Urban Habitat award from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, which highlights projects that demonstrate a positive contribution to the surrounding environment.
All renderings courtesy Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Dam & Partners, and EPO.
Jun 30, 2014
With around 80,000 sm and a budget of €205 million self-financed by the EPO, the complex will be one of the biggest office construction sites ever in the Netherlands. 
Illustration: cuteimage via FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Jun 30, 2014
A new report by the American Institute of Architects highlights several emerging trends in the architecture marketplace, including the growth of the P3 project delivery model and designing for health. 
Photo courtesy of CGLA Infrastructure.
Jun 30, 2014
The ASCE estimates that $3.6 trillion must be invested by 2020 to make critically needed upgrades and expansions of national infrastructure—and avoid trillions of dollars in lost business sales, exports, disposable income, and GDP. 
Jun 30, 2014
It turns out that Generation X, who have the highest incomes of the three generations surveyed, are paying the highest home payments and tend to have the largest households. 
Image courtesy of Zaha-Hadid.com
Jun 30, 2014
Zaha Hadid's design for the Iraq Parliament was selected, despite placing third in the original RIBA-organized competition.
Project: Las Olas Beach Club in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Architect: The Sieger Suare
SPONSORED CONTENT As hurricane season kicks into high gear, it reinforces the importance of balancing the aesthetic and daylight enhancements of glazing with the safety requirements to protect people and structures from hurricane-force...
Designers of the London Eye will team up with companies from France, the Netherlands and the United States to construct i360 Brighton, the U.K.'s newest observation tower.
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Jul 1, 2014
Ohio became the nation’s first state to roll back renewable energy standards after the state House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 310 and Gov. John Kasich recently signed the measure.
Photo: Momos via Wikimedia Commons
Jul 1, 2014
New research from a George Washington University research group and LOCUS, a coalition of real estate investors that's part of Smart Growth America,says that offices in “Walkable Urban Places (WalkUPs)” bring developers 74% more rent per...
Four high-rise buildings from multiple continents have been selected as the best of their region. The best worldwide tall building will be announced November 6. 
Photo: Jacopo Werther via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 26, 2014
The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Program, which plans to open a total of five Regional Resilience Design Studios nationwide in collaboration with Architecture for Humanity, and...
Union Terminal, Cincinnati. Photo: Dacoslett via Wikimedia Commons
Jun 25, 2014
The National Trust for Historic Preservation released its annual list of 11 Most Endangered Historical Sites in the United States for 2014.
Library of Birmingham, designed by Mecanoo. Photo credit: Christopher Furlong/Ge
Jun 25, 2014
The longlist for the 2014 prize includes Foster + Partners' Marseille and London's now-famous Shard, designed by Renzo Piano. 
Images: courtesy Bluebeam
SPONSORED CONTENT As more building project teams look for ways to collaborate better, technology continues to provide solutions.  Yet, as I learned from the experience of one of my customers, choosing the wrong technology can have an...