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Bathroom fixtures get a starchitect makeover by Bjarke Ingels

A faucet from the Taper series, designed by BIG. Photo courtesy Kallista

March 27, 2015 | BD+C Staff

This Danish starchitect elevates the toilet paper holder (and other bathroom accessories).

Metl-Span systems meet design needs in cost effective manner

One challenge required onsite bending of CFA panels for the curved portion of the facility. Photo courtesy of Metl-Span.

March 25, 2015 | Metl-Span

The goal from the beginning was to construct an energy efficient building with insulated metal pa...

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Project Tango devices contain customized hardware and software designed to track the full 3D motion of the device, while simultaneously creating a map of the environment. Image: Google

February 10, 2015 | BD+C Staff

Google is said to be partnering with LG to create a version of the technology for public release...

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The Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. Photo credit: The Emerging Objects Corporation. 

February 05, 2015 | BD+C Staff

Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. The bricks absorb water, which cools t...

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November 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

For her latest addition to the I Am a Monument furniture series, designer and architect Naihan Li...

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The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
October 16, 2014 | Perkins+Will

The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and...

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Liberty Utilities installs Viega MegaPress. Photo: Viega
October 13, 2014 | Viega Sponsored Content

Liberty Utilities of New Hampshire wanted a way to keep its installers safe without compromising...

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May 15, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Color-shifting finishes, dry-erase surfaces, and stain-blocking paints are highlighted in this ro...

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To true the wall surface, the installer should level the insulation board, rathe
March 20, 2014 | Arthur L. Sanders & Benjamin J. Robinson, Hoffmann Architects

Poor workmanship, impact damage, building movement, and incompatible or unsound substrate are amo...

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January 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff 

In an ideal world, every office employee would have a beautiful view from his or her desk. While...

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May 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Tile of Spain consultant and ceramic tile expert Ryan Fasan presented his "What's Trending in Til...

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May 09, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a "no sweat" toilet to a deep-well lavatory, here's a round up of the latest high-efficiency...

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May 03, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

As experienced designers, contractors, and owners know, most paint and coating problems are corre...

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This free-form floating ceiling uses aluminum to add drama to healthcare think t
January 02, 2013 | By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor and Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Welcome to the third installment of Building Design+Construction’s “Great Solutions,” hi...

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December 06, 2012 | Posted by Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor

The Sitrans FUE95 thermal energy calculator can be integrated for use with other Sitrans products...

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December 04, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Company will now have coverage in several parts of North Carolina.

October 13, 2012

Carpeting collection; anti-slip synthetic roof underlayment; louver screens.

October 12, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

The Edge spout is cast entirely from ECAST low-lead brass to meet current lead reduction requirem...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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The new outer envelope of the A.J. Celebrezze Federal Building serves as a therm
September 17, 2012 | By Charles Young

An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.

The four-inch-thick Metl-Span insulated roof panels are finished in Cool Forest
September 17, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Metal roofing systems offer values such as longevity, favorable life cycle costs, and heightened...

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July 03, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

DORMA gains one of the nation's largest independent automatic door distributors.

Restoration Millwork trim is made with a long-lasting, low-maintenance material
June 12, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Made from cellular polyvinyl chloride, the full line of Restoration Millwork trim, beadboard and...

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June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The Living Building Challenge was chosen from a pool of 122 of entries from around the world.

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The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p
June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

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June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Yates is responsible for the start up, launch and ongoing sales and marketing of Allsteel’s new B...

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June 07, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Over the coming months both organizations will begin the process of formalizing the details of th...

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The Chicago Center for Green Technology is the nations first rehabilitated muni
June 04, 2012

Chicago Center for Green Technology uses high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers to share its gr...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

June 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...

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