Sustainable Design and Construction

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The energy-efficient NCE escalator from Otis offers customers substantial “green” benefits.

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Green jobs are already an important part of the construction labor workforce, and signs are that...

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October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

Tridel teams up with Cisco and Control4 to unveil the future of green condo living in Ca...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Panoptix combines latest technology, new business model and industry-leading expertise to make bu...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Interactive modeling software transforms the design­build process. 

October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Crossville has joined with TOTO to recycle that company’s pre-consumer fired sanitary ware.

October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

There is now a call for making enhanced resilience of a building’s structure to natural and man-m...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

In a setting composed of reclaimed materials, biodegradable signage, energy-efficient lighting an...

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October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Brick exteriors, interiors and landscaping options can increase sustainability that also helps ea...

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October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

A high performance paint, and a combination paint and primer now available. 

September 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Modular Architecture > In a quest to create the ultimate ‘green’ house, 20 collegiate teams co...

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September 28, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

 

LEED Fellows represent green building industry's most accomplished professionals.

June 23, 2011 | Business Wire; IKEA
June 01, 2011

The U.S. Green Building Council reports that Chicago has the highest number of square feet of LEE...

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May 26, 2011 | By Tom Powers, PE, LEED AP, CFM, CPESC and Lois Vitt Sale, AIA, LEED Faculty

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES HSW/SD learning units by studying this article and successfully passing the onli...

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May 25, 2011

Thanks to a $45 million federal appropriation to the Smithsonian Institution, the Smithsonian Env...

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May 18, 2011

The 113,000-sf Rolling Meadows Elementary School in San Antonio is the Judson Independent School...

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May 17, 2011

The editors of Building Design+Construction want your input on the topic (or topics) we...

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May 16, 2011

The U.S. Green Building Council and the American Institute of Architects unveiled "Local Leaders...

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May 16, 2011

A virtual tour of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Platinum HQ is available. The tour featu...

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May 10, 2011

A new report from the Cascadia Green Building Council offers best management practices for design...

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May 10, 2011

Can you name the nation’s greenest K-12 school? How about the greenest commercial building? If yo...

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May 10, 2011

The Los Angeles Business Council's study on the feasibility of installing solar panels on the cit...

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May 06, 2011

“Zero and Net-zero Energy Buildings + Homes,” a 64-page White Paper that proclaims “the next fron...

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May 03, 2011

More jurisdictions are utilizing the new International Green Construction Code (IGCC) as a tool t...

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May 03, 2011

The general public isn’t terribly aware of green buildings in their area, according to a TD Bank...

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May 03, 2011

Demand for green building materials is projected to expand 13.0% annually to $71.1 billion in 201...

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April 26, 2011

The New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects invited Mr. Mazria to present a keyn...

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April 22, 2011

The GSA is testing and evaluating 16 emerging sustainable building technologies and practices in...

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April 19, 2011

The 60,000-square-foot single-stream material recovery facility (MRF) in Philadelphia will proces...

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