The Bullitt Center in Seattle, which some say is the world's most efficient office building is no...read more
The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Labour announced that they will start using drones to help...read more
The California Energy Commission launched the upgrade process to Title 24, the state energy code,...read more
The Urban Land Institute held brainstorming sessions over the last several months involving more...read more
Los Angeles reversed course last month on a regulation that had barred skyscrapers from having sl...read more
The report contains 12 case studies of cities around the world that have applied advanced flood m...read more
Earlier this year, New York City's Department of Buildings began auditing thousands of architectu...read more
A key change is a requirement that buildings over 75 feet tall have sprinkler systems throughout...read more
Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Swede...read more
The U.S. Geological Service recently released an update of U.S. National Seismic Hazard Maps that...read more
An analysis of tidal levels and flood data by the news organization Reuters concludes that floodi...read more
After being criticized for the cost and size of her stadium design for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo...read more
New research findings indicate that for the first time more than half of projects above $10 milli...read more
The Studio is the first to be launched as part of the AIA Foundation’s National Resilience Progra...read more
Architect Butch Grimes, who examined the wreckage after a half-mile tornado struck Tuscaloosa, Al...read more
The industry associations, with more than 700,000 members generating almost $1 trillion in GDP, h...read more
The City of Vancouver’s ban on doorknobs in all new buildings, which went into effect last month,...read more
California’s recent revisions to Title 24 contain ambitious performance goals: all residential bu...read more
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently ruled that distinct portions of a mixed-used bu...read more
The move will affect 24 districts that have schools inside Oklahoma City limits.
The city has been operating a downtown dirt parking lot in violation of its own code and the fede...read more
The issue was raised in the wake of a tragic fire at a seniors' residence in L'Isle-Verte.
Two supervisors charged that a lack of adequate code enforcement has led to blight from dilapidat...read more
State and city officials are pushing for increased bonding capacity to pay for the storm shelters...
Sixteen years ago, the Los Angeles City Council decided against requiring retrofits of existing b...read more
Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi...read more
Proposed legislation to further regulate the building of micro apartments has triggered appeals f...read more
Some 1,500 concrete structures built in Los Angeles before 1980 could be vulnerable to earthquake...read more
Our experts say no, but it could save lives. In this report, they offer recommendations on securi...read more
Proposed changes include mandating the insulation of hot water piping in new buildings.