Mechanical Systems

AIA CES class: New trends in ceiling designs and materials
September 22, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

A broad array of new and improved ceiling products offers designers everything from superior acou...

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In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Lule
August 04, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Swede...

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Ketchikan (Alaska) Federal Building. Photo: GSA
July 17, 2014 | U.S. General Service Administration

After operating the first biomass boiler in the Ketchikan, Alaska, Federal Building, the U.S. Gen...

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July 17, 2014 | ASHRAE

A memorandum of understanding creating the Indoor Environment Quality Global Alliance was signed...

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Set to open next month, the $75 million, 215,000-sf Kamloops Internet Data Centr
May 23, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Building Teams are employing a range of creative solutions—from evaporative cooling to novel hot/...

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Integrated Design Group incorporates computational fluid dynamic (CFD) simulatio
May 23, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Here’s where AEC firms and owners are getting the most bang for the buck when using BIM/VDC to co...

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Photo: Iwan Baan - / Courtesy Emerson College
March 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The $85 million, 10-story vertical campus takes the shape of a massive, shimmering aircraft hanga...

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December 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

From a crowd-funded smart shovel to a why-didn’t-someone-do-this-sooner scheme for managing traff...

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As part of its IntelliCommand building operations management service, Jones Lang
November 08, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief
Real estate services giant Jones Lang LaSalle set out to answer these questions when it partner...
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July 03, 2013 | BD+C Staff

An overview of the 25 most popular continuing education courses on 

The design and construction of the hospitals 42-foot-high, 60,000-sf mechanical
May 01, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

The Building Team for the 23-story Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago implements an integrated...

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April 01, 2013 | IDC Energy Insights

A survey of 291 building owners by IDC Energy Insights shows that 50% of owners use smart buildin...

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Workers at Southland Industries 80,000-sf prefabrication plant in Garden Grove,
February 04, 2013 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A mechanical contractor combines an electronic surveying tool with a BIM model to make significan...

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Clever engineering helps create design excellence
February 04, 2013 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A mechanical engineering team overcomes numerous hurdles to help make a new federal courthouse in...

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

Included in the Washington Business Journal list for the second year running.

John T. Boyer, Sr., P.E.
July 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Boyer will support Thornton Tomasetti’s Building Performance and Property Loss Consulting practic...

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

The renaming indicates a simplification in Dewberry’s corporate naming conventions.

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

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

Will Wright
May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Brooks + Wright Commissioning to be led by Will Wright.

Mark Hershman, PE
April 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new division, BHH Engineers, will be led by Mark Hershman, PE.

October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Van H. Gilbert architects enhances sustainability credentials.

September 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The new branch provides the company’s international clients with additional support and services....

March 02, 2011 |

New Standard 189.1 from the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-conditioning Engi...

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November 02, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Building Design+Construction takes a retrospective tour of a pace-setting LEED project.

November 02, 2010 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

Building-integrated wind turbines lend a futuristic look to a parking structure in Chicago’s tren...

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October 13, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor; Photo: © Sean Airhart/NBBJ

The $137 million, 12-story, 500,000-sf Miami Valley Hospital cardiac center, Dayton, Ohio, is the...

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October 12, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards—Special Recognition. The relocation and consolidation of hundre...

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October 12, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards...

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