The acceleration in real GDP growth was driven by a combination of factors, including an upturn i...read more
Rider Levett Bucknall’s Third Quarter 2016 USA Construction Cost Report puts the complete spectru...read more
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“Although coworking space makes up less than one percent of the world’s office space, it represen...read more
Dodge Outlook Report predicts moderate growth for most project types – single family housing, com...read more
Delta offers a close look at specific activities and behaviors that can help healthcare...read more
The survey’s findings, combined with input from the EDRA conference, informed the content produce...read more
Growing profitability at architecture firms has led to reinvestment and expansion
Public sector spending is declining faster than the private sector.
Climate change, resilience and wellness are also growing concerns.
Overall construction for hotel projects is up, but the current number of hotels currently being b...read more
Nearly half (45%) of those polled say election year uncertainty has a negative effect on risk per...read more
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Large-scale smart meter deployments are underway across Western Europe, while new deployments con...read more
A study finds the impact can be as much as 25% per year.
The white paper discusses in detail four options used to mitigate transmission of waterborne bact...read more
Nonresidential construction spending has been suppressed over the last year or so with the primar...read more
CannonDesign releases infographic to better help universities obtain more R&D funding.
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The Chief Economists for ABC, AIA, and NAHB all see the construction industry continuing to expan...read more
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The right approach during the planning, design, and construction of a new facility can yield a po...read more
A new plant science lab at Purdue University has gotten funding approval from the state, and awaits Gov. Mike Pence to sign off on it. Construction could begin next year and be completed in 2018. The lab’s researchers will study how to make cash crops grow better in a controlled, high-tech setting. CBRE Global Workplace Solutions, in a new report, predicts that business strategies will play more important roles in driving the designs for labs of the future. Image: Purdue University
A new CBRE report emphasizes the importance of collaboration and standardization in lab design....
The drop in the construction unemployment rate from June 2015 extends the uninterrupted monthly s...read more
On a year-over-year basis, nonresidential construction spending has fallen 1.1 percent, marking t...read more
Acumen Development Partners recently broke ground on the first tri-branded Marriott Hotel. The 470-room, $137 million project, adjacent to the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., is scheduled to be completed in 2018. Spending on hotel construction nationwide, which has boomed of late, is expected to level off in 2017, according to AIA's latest Consensus Forecast Panel. Image: Acumen Development Partners
But several factors could make the industry downshift.
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Bradley’s 2016 Healthy Hand Washing Survey offers insights into restroom use.
AllTransit analyzes the social benefits of good transit service by analyzing data related to heal...read more
A Saint-Gobain and SageGlass Work Environment Survey found insufficient access to daylight, poor...read more
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Nonresidential construction has gotten off to a hot start this year and looks to gain even more m...read more
Despite a slight regression, nonresidential construction confidence is still in positive territor...
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Survey respondents are targeting smaller acquisitions, at a time when market cap rates are narrow...read more
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A new white paper addresses the nation’s $3 trillion public infrastructure crisis and how public...read more
The Mall of the Future will be a combination community center and gathering place. It will be technology rich, be attached or near living and working spaces, and will provide variety to lure customers for frequent visits. Image: CallisonRTKL's “Mall of the Future” report
CallisonRTKL foresees future retail centers as hubs with live/work/play components.