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Renderings courtesy of NBBJ
Aug 12, 2014
Developed by architects at NBBJ, Sunbreak uses a unique three-hinged shade that morphs from an opaque shutter to an abstract set of vertical blinds to an awning, depending on what is needed.
Aug 12, 2014
The city of St. Petersburg, Fla., invites firms to submit their ideas for a new and improved pier for Florida's fifth largest city.
Photo credit: Lord Mauleverer, Wikimedia Commons.
Aug 12, 2014
More than two in three U.S. engineering firm leaders say the current business climate is better than last year at this time, according to results from the American Council of Engineering Companies’ new quarterly Engineering Business Index.
The 130,000-sf Great Hall in the central terminal at Seattle-Tacoma Internationa
Aug 11, 2014
The recent evolution of airport terminals has been prompted largely by different patterns of passenger behavior in a post-9/11 world, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300 Report.
Renderings courtesy of SURE Architecture
Aug 11, 2014
Rather than superimposing one floor on top of another, London-based SURE Architecture proposes two endless ramps, rising gradually with a low gradient from the ground floor to the sky.
Renderings courtesy ALL Design
Aug 11, 2014
South London's riverfront will soon be graced by one of Will Alsop's eccentric designs: a curved apartment tower on purple stilts.
Photo courtesy BC Hydro
Aug 11, 2014
The guide aims to overcome obstacles with respect to mitigating thermal bridging to reduce energy consumption in buildings.
All photos courtesy LEGO
Aug 8, 2014
LEGO Architecture Studio is made up of 76 unique elements and over 1,200 pieces, and is intended to give the builder as much freedom as possible.
The window-shaped buildings will allow buildings behind them to continue enjoyin
Aug 8, 2014
The Window of Guangzhou project will consist of three towers forming the number sequence "001."
Set to open later this year, the $184 million Anaheim (Calif.) Regional Transpor
Aug 8, 2014
Improving energy performance of existing properties through targeted upgrades and large-scale reconstruction continues to be a federal priority, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300 Report. 
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Map: USGS
Aug 8, 2014
California reinstituted an ambitious plan to study dangerous earthquake faults and create zoning maps that could restrict development.
Montroy Andersen DeMarco recently completed a 35,000-sf fitout of Manhattan offi
Aug 7, 2014
The adage “doing more with less” has become a byword for many businesses since the Great Recession, and clients are trying to maximize every precious inch, according to BD+C's 2014 Giants 300 Report.
Renderings courtesy of Jaja Architects
Aug 7, 2014
With snaking staircases and a rooftop playground, the Park'n'Play will double as a neighborhood attraction.
Renderings courtesy of BIG
Aug 7, 2014
Bjarke Ingels’ firm is looking to improve the 1960s-designed Givskund Zoo in Denmark by giving the animals a freer range to roam.