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Catawba Valley Medical Center Pavilion, Hickory, N.C. Photo: courtesy Freeman Wh
Jul 23, 2014
With the Affordable Care Act still in its infancy, Building Teams are seeing reverberations in the investment decisions of healthcare providers, including new ideas about the types of buildings they are asked to create.
Jul 23, 2014
New plans have been introduced to turn London's Heathrow Airport into a city. If those plans ever come to fruition, "Heathrow City" could support 90,000 jobs and 190,000 people. It could also add almost $13 billion to the UK economy.
Jul 23, 2014
A new aquarium on Brazil's northeastern coast is designed, engineered, constructed and financed by U.S. firms and institutions.
The University of Colorado Hospital recently completed major projects on the Ans
Jul 23, 2014
Turner, McCarthy, and Skanska USA top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest healthcare contractors and construction management firms in the U.S.
Single-bed inpatient rooms in the Hospitaller Pavilion at Palos Community Hospit
Jul 23, 2014
AECOM, Jacobs, and URS Corp. top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest healthcare engineering and engineering/architecture firms in the U.S.
Duke Realty, Eskenazi Health, and Health and Hospital Corp. of Marion County for
Jul 23, 2014
HDR, Stantec, and HKS top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest healthcare architecture and architecture/engineering firms in the U.S.
Inside the 68-story building are apartments, offices and a hotel. Photo credit:
Jul 23, 2014
The Northeast Asia Trade Tower stands at 308 meters and is the focal point of the Songdo International Business District, a new 310-hectare city built on reclaimed land. 
Photo: Tiia Monto via Wikimedia Commons
Jul 23, 2014
AIA reported the June ABI score was 53.5, up from a mark of 52.6 in May.
Jul 22, 2014
U.S. Bank Tower, as part of a series of improvements, will be getting an observation deck and restaurant at its top.
Renderings courtesy Herzog & de Meuron
Jul 22, 2014
Herzog & de Meuron have released renderings of their new $250 million New York building, a 12-story condominium with 88 luxury apartments. 
Jul 21, 2014
The list includes first-time nominees Mecanoo and Renzo Piano Building Workshop, as well as previous winners Zaha Hadid Architects and Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios. 
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We need electricity to power our building projects, along with water and gas and a faultless sanitation system. That’s what we think about when we think about utility requirements for our building project, but are we missing something?...
According to NAIOP, Texas leads the nation in the value of new construction. Sho
Jul 21, 2014
Industrial, warehousing, office, and retail sectors see strong gains; Texas leads the nation in construction-value stats.
Tidewater Community College/City of Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach, Calif. Photo
Jul 21, 2014
According to expert forecasters, multifamily projects, the Panama Canal expansion, and the petroleum industry’s “shale gale” could be saving graces for commercial AEC firms seeking growth opportunities in an economy that’s provided its...