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Art Gensler: Still Making a Difference for Clients Every Day
Jan 3, 2012
After running what is today the largest architecture firm in the world for more than four decades, M. Arthur Gensler, Jr., FAIA, FIIDA, RIBA, is content to be just another employee at the firm that bears his name. 
Gensler: 'The One Firm Firm'
Jan 3, 2012
The giant architecture firm succeeds by giving each of its more than 3,000 employees the opportunity for career growth and professional leadership. 
Rental Renaissance, The Rebirth of the Apartment Market
Jan 3, 2012
Across much of the U.S., apartment rents are rising, vacancy rates are falling. In just about every major urban area, new multifamily rental projects and major renovations are coming online. It may be too soon to pronounce the rental...
Dec 29, 2011
OSHA is enforcing its new fall protection standards, as evidenced by a recent crackdown in New York.
Dec 29, 2011
The National Roofing Contractors Association's (NRCA's) program "Roofing Industry Fall Protection from A to Z" will be held Feb. 21 during the organization's 125th Annual Convention.
Dec 29, 2011
Some criticized the decision, reasoning that the structure could be a terrorist target.
Dec 29, 2011
California regulators responsible for enforcing earthquake safety laws have failed to certify more than 16,000 construction projects in California public schools, increasing the risk that some projects may be unsafe, according to a state...
Dec 29, 2011
The company recently began offering companies the ability to run assessments for design credits, in addition to traditional product-specific LEED credits.
Dec 27, 2011
Once completed, the new building addition will double the size of the data center which houses sophisticated computer networks that store massive amounts of genomic data used to identify the genetic origins of cancer and other diseases....
The Parkway Lofts New Jersey
Dec 27, 2011
Located on the Garden State Parkway, the master-planned project initially includes the conversion of a 114-year-old, 365,000-square-foot, six-story warehouse building into 361 loft-style apartments, and the creation of a three-level...
NovA HRC Clearwater Convention Center
Dec 27, 2011
Comprising an entire city block, the 450,000 sq. ft. facility features over 400 meeting rooms, six theaters, a full-service health spa, complete with an indoor running track, and a commercial kitchen that can efficiently accommodate over 1...
BD+C Under 40 Leadership Summit
Dec 27, 2011
The two-day Under 40 Leadership Summit continued with a Leadership Style interactive presentation; Great Solutions presentations from Under 40 attendees; the Owner’s Perspective panel discussion; and the Blue Ocean Strategy presentation.
Suffolk Construction Boston Tea Party
Dec 27, 2011
Topping off ceremony held on 238th Anniversary of Boston Tea Party.
Data centers
Dec 27, 2011
Advances in technology, an increased reliance on the Internet and social media as well as an increased focus on energy management initiatives have had a significant impact on the data center world.
University of Texas at Dallas USGGBC Green Schools 2011
Dec 27, 2011
Recipient schools and regions from across the nation - from K-12 to higher education - were recognized for a variety of sustainable, cost-cutting measures, including energy conservation, record numbers of LEED certified buildings and...