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An example of Aon’s Construction Risk Map, which the portal updates regularly to
Nov 18, 2014
The new interactive tool from Aon Risk Solutions provides real-time updates pertaining to the risk climate of municipalities across the U.S.
In a recent symposium hosted by Perkins+Will, experts in health sciences and edu
Things are changing in healthcare. Within academic medicine alone, there is a global shortage of healthcare professionals, a changing policy landscape within the U..S., and new view and techniques in both pedagogy and practice, writes...
Nov 18, 2014
The airport is expected to serve 90 million passengers a year on the opening of the first phase, and more than 150 million annually after project completion in 2018. 
Nov 18, 2014
Backed by billionaire Barry Diller, the $170 million "floating park" is planned for the Hudson River, and will contain wooded areas and three performance venues.
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During the past five years, the worlds of hospitality and corporate real estate have undergone an incredible transformation. The traditional approach toward real estate asset management has shifted to a focus on offerings that accommodate...
Nov 17, 2014
Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have developed a way for 3D printed metals to be produced with an unprecedented degree of precision.
Vermont’s state-of-the-art public safety facility includes unique biosafety labs
Nov 17, 2014
The laboratory will be used to perform a wide range of analyses to detect biological, toxicological, chemical, and radiological threats to the health of the population, from testing for rabies, West Nile, pertussis and salmonella to water...
Nov 17, 2014
The triangular shape of the 44-story tower ensures that all bays receive southern light and views of the Yellow Sea.
Nov 17, 2014
The winning scheme by Seoul-based Designcamp Moonpark features a dramatic folded facade that takes visual cues from the landscape.
One of the largest PV installations in the country, thin-film solar laminate pan
Nov 17, 2014
This course, worth 1.0 AIA HSW learning unit, provides expert advice on how to make a roof last as long as possible, and how to properly retrofit or reroof when the roof has run its course.
Photo: CannonDesign
In a recent article for Fast Company, CannonDesign's Meg Osman details how insurance giant Zurich used a workplace pilot program to empower its employees in the creation of its new North American headquarters.
Photo: AAMA
Nov 17, 2014
This document provides a guide for manufacturers, architects/specifiers, contractors, and building owners for specifying types of systems and services to meet the requirements of blast hazard mitigation.
525kW BIPV CoolPly commercial roofing system which provides clean energy to the
Nov 17, 2014
National Roofing Contractors Association has released LEED v4: Roofing-related Provisions, a document that examines the roofing-related provisions of LEED v4.
On the Kunming Junfa Dongfeng Square project in Kunming City, China, architects
Nov 17, 2014
By harnessing natural ventilation, Building Teams can achieve a tremendous reduction in energy use and increase in occupant comfort. Engineers from SOM offer lessons from the firm’s recent work.
Water infiltration testing of an installed window prior to installation of adjac
Nov 16, 2014
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger's Emily Hopps and Peter Babaian offer strategies to help Building Teams sort through the various building enclosure commissioning guidelines and use BECx in a logical and cost-effective way.