Most Recent Features

Joel Colwell, AIA
Jan 8, 2012
With over 30 years of experience, Colwell has managed large-scale, complex projects for major healthcare systems as well as challenging smaller renovations and additions — all with notable success.
Doug Wignall, AIA, RAIC, LEED AP HDR Architecture
Jan 6, 2012
HDR Architecture, Inc. is known for its award-winning designs for urban environments, campuses and buildings in the healthcare, science and technology, civic, justice and higher education markets.
Gensler served as architect, Balfour Beatty US was the project's contractor, and
Jan 6, 2012
The "new" building will serve as a repository of Houston memorabilia and rare archival material as well as the city's official reception space and a venue for exhibits, meetings and other special events.
Walgreen new architectural style
Jan 6, 2012
The structure's exterior is a major departure from the corporate image of a traditional Walgreens design.
Summit Design + Build, LLC recently completed the new 12,000-sq. ft. LEED certif
Jan 6, 2012
Summit was responsible for the complete gut and renovation of the former auto repair shop which required the partial demolition of the existing building, while maintaining the integrity of the original 100 year-old structure, and...
Jan 5, 2012
Once seen as a cost burden, building to LEED standards is now an "easy call," according to Dan Probst, chairman of energy and sustainability for real estate management and development firm Jones Lang LaSalle.
Jan 5, 2012
GreenStep Cities, a Minnesota initiative, was designed to provide greater recognition to the state's communities for achievements in meeting sustainability standards and goals.
Jan 5, 2012
Some changes to the Americans with Disabilities Act go into effect beginning March 15, 2012.
Jan 5, 2012
Some Ontario builders are worried that new building code requirements with stricter energy efficiency measures could lead to poor indoor air quality.
The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its build
Jan 5, 2012
The Defense Department will not be allowed to use any money to certify its buildings LEED Gold or Platinum, under a law President Obama signed Dec. 31.
Jan 4, 2012
Glass, paint, and coatings from PPG Industries were used in the headquarters building of Bioconstrucción y Energìa Alternativa in Monterrey, Mexico, the first building in Latin America to earn LEED-NC Platinum certification.
Jan 4, 2012
The recent renovation of the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville incorporated spray polyurethane foam (SPF) to insulate guestroom walls and create a new bar and lounge.
Jan 4, 2012
The Burton Barr Library in downtown Phoenix has received a pre-fab, solar-covered parking lot courtesy of SolarWing, generating power to offset energy costs for the central public library.
Jan 4, 2012
Missouri-based engineering firm William Tao & Associates recently moved into a 17,000-sf top floor space in an office building near St. Louis.