Reconstruction & Renovation

February 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.

February 13, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The bunker, which sat empty for over 60 years after WWII, now uses sustainable technology and wil...

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The centerpiece of the school is the 11-story Lakeside building, which was built
February 05, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Formerly occupied by IBM, the 11-story Lakeside building is the new home for North Atlanta High S...

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sorg architects, d.c., churches, sorg
January 31, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Sorg Architects unveiled a design scheme for 40 condos in a six-story building, which will wrap a...

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Central components to the plan include the addition of meeting, research, and te
January 29, 2014 | University of Notre Dame

The $400 million Campus Crossroads Project will add more than 750,000 sf of academic, student lif...

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December 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C editors and our contributors posted hundreds of blogs in 2013. Here's a recap of th...

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December 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Daytona International Speedway is zooming ahead on the largest renovation in the Florida venu...

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November 27, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C editors present a roundup of the latest technologies and applications in exterior wall syste...

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The dance/rehearsal studio at Indiana Universitys IU Cinema, an example of high
November 27, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the environmental, economic, and market pressures affecti...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Te...

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October 25, 2013 | Hoffmann Architects

The Architect of the Capitol will undertake comprehensive restoration of the 150-year-old cast ir...

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Decorative plaster and painted ceilings once again display their original beauty
October 23, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Helpern Architects, Structure Tone led the Building Team in a multi-phase project. 

October 07, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

The Hallidie Building's glass-and-steel skin is generally recognized as the forerunner of today’s...

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August 13, 2013 | Wausau Window and Wall Systems
July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

URS, STV, Wiss Janney Elstner top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reco...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in
July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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May 02, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Italian innovators Andrea Sesta and Daniela Galvani hope to create a worldwide database of abando...

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April 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction crews are going to extremes to save the ornate brick façade of the Provo (Utah) Tabe...

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Proposed Milwaukee Avenue Bridge. Courtesy Michael Van Valkenburgh
April 12, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Plans are moving forward to convert an unused, century-old Chicago rail artery to a 2.7 mile, 13...

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March 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Chicago Preservation Society released its annual list of the buildings at high risk for demol...

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Renovation will expand second-floor office space.
February 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Local firm Westlake Reed Leskosky has been chosen to design renovations to the Cleveland Browns'...

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February 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A group of civil engineers from around the western U.S. is developing additions to the building c...

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Adaptive reuse and addition will create art museum and film archive
February 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The University of California-Berkeley has begun work on a $100 million project to turn a 1939 pri...

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George W. Bush Presidential Center among award-winning roofing projects honored
February 06, 2013 | Sika Sarnafil

Winners of the 2012 Contractor Project of the Year Competition were announced this week by Sika S...

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To maximize daylight and views for the children, alternating windows of the firs
January 03, 2013 | By Laurie Petersen, Contributing Editor

A bold renovation enables a small church to expand its mission on a grand scale.

November 02, 2012

Presenting 11 projects that represent the best efforts of distinguished Building Teams in histori...

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The design for Joplin Interim High  took advantage of large openings, oversized
October 05, 2012

At 5:41 p.m. CDT on Sunday, May 22, 2011, an EF5 tornado touched down in Joplin, Mo. In the next...

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In addition to achieving net-zero energy use and LEED-NC Platinum certification,
October 05, 2012

Working with A/E firm SmithGroupJJR, DPR converted a vacant 16,533-sf one-time “adult-themed bout...

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The Pomeroy Senior Apartments building, in Chicagos Bryn Mawr district. The ext
October 05, 2012

The entire interior of the building was renovated, from the first floor lobby and common areas, t...

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