Engineers

Engineering goes hand-in-hand with design, putting a practical lens on the architect’s vision and finding the best way to make it happen. Without a talented engineer, the project will never reach completion, and certainly will not reach the standards of functionality and sustainability that the architect and client are seeking.
City of Galveston (Texas) Fire Station #4. Photo: courtesy HDR

City of Galveston (Texas) Fire Station #4. Photo: courtesy HDR

September 04, 2014 | BD+C Staff

STV, HOK, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest local government design and cons...

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The consolidation would strengthen WSP's position in the U.S. transportation seg

The consolidation would strengthen WSP's position in the U.S. transportation segment and in the United Kingdom, where Parsons Br

September 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The deal, which has been approved by the boards of WSP and Balfour Beatty, has an enterprise valu...

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Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. P

Tesoro Corporation headquarters in San Antonio, TX, a LEED-certified building. Photo credit: uniquebuildings, Wikimedia Commons.

September 03, 2014 | Green Building Certification Institute

The LEED Proven Provider designation is designed to minimize the need for additional work during...

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September 03, 2014 | Adolfson & Peterson

Whitney succeeds interim CEO Steven Pinney, who has held the interim role since CEO Doug Jaeger s...

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Renderings courtesy Golden Age Group

Renderings courtesy Golden Age Group

September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for Melbourne's tallest residential tower have been released by Elenberg Fraser Architects....

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View of the restored south elevation of New York City Hall. The renovation is th

View of the restored south elevation of New York City Hall. The renovation is the first comprehensive rehabilitation of New York

September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Clark Group, Fluor, and HOK top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest federal government design...

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Around Manhattan Boat Tour. Photo: courtesy SailNYC

Around Manhattan Boat Tour. Photo: courtesy SailNYC

August 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The tour, which will circumnavigate Manhattan, will provide U40 Summit attendees with information...

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OnaltiDokuz, Istanbul, Sultan Ahmed Mosque

The high-rise development can be seen looming behind the 17th Century Sultan Ahmed Mosque, also known as the Blue Mosque.

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Citing negative effects to a world heritage site, the Turkish central government has ruled that t...

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Hord Coplan Macht led the team for the renovation and expansion of the SECU Aren

Hord Coplan Macht led the team for the renovation and expansion of the SECU Arena at Towson University. Sasaki Associates served

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Populous, AECOM, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design a...

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Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright School at risk of losing accreditation
August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Frank Lloyd School of Architecture may be stripped of its ability to confer Master of Archite...

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August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A study examining what architects can learn from children, especially during the design process,...

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Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University

Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University

August 27, 2014 | AECOM and Ohio University

More than 80% of college athletic directors plan to make significant investments in facilities ov...

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Photo: courtesy Leidos

Photo: courtesy Leidos

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, Jacobs, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest industrial sector design...

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Local architects design a Sky Street for Shenzhen Bay City competition

Local architects design a Sky Street for Shenzhen Bay City competition

August 26, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The design for a new complex in Shenzhen’s bay area consists of highly reflective glass towers, e...

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Atascadero City Hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003.

Atascadero City Hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003. Reconstruction renewed the buildings stability,

August 26, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham

The landmark city hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003. Reconstruction...

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Cincinnati Art Museum - Longworth Wing Renovation. Building Team: emersion DESIG

Cincinnati Art Museum - Longworth Wing Renovation. Building Team: emersion DESIGN (architect, structural engineer); Advanced Eng

August 26, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Arup, Gensler, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of design and construction firms with the most rev...

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Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.

Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.

August 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Large portions of some skyscrapers are useless space used to artificially enhance their height, a...

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August 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff 
Choosing from 30,000 photos he took from the day construction began in 2006 to the day when con...
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Photo: Zaha Hadid Architects

Photo: Zaha Hadid Architects

August 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Hadid claims the reviewer falsely implied her indifference toward the plight of migrant workers i...

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August 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Mark Domino, the son-in-law of developer Douglas Durst, has developed an app, called Spireworks,...

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J. Craig Venter Institutes Landmark Net-Zero-Energy Genomic Laboratory, La Joll

J. Craig Venter Institutes Landmark Net-Zero-Energy Genomic Laboratory, La Jolla, Calif. Building Team: Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Ar

August 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

HDR, Affiliated Engineers, and Skanska top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest S+T sector des...

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Cobo Conference and Exhibition Center Expansion & Renovation, Detroit, Mich. Bui

Cobo Conference and Exhibition Center Expansion & Renovation, Detroit, Mich. Building Team: Detroit Regional Convention Facility

August 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, AECOM, and Hunt Construction top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest convention cent...

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Pasa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach, Calif., designed by WATG (hotel design) a

Pasa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach, Calif., designed by WATG (hotel design) and Callison (guest rooms).

August 21, 2014 | RTKL

The acquisition of Callison, known predominantly for its leadership in retail and mixed-use desig...

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August 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

An opulent Renaissance Revival building in downtown Detroit is being used as a parking garage....

Designed by the architectural duo Charles A. Reed and Allen H. Stem, King Street

Designed by the architectural duo Charles A. Reed and Allen H. Stem, King Street Station was the centerpiece of a massive rail c

August 21, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

After years of neglect and botched renovations, King Street Station sparkles once again.

Photo: Mark Ahsmann via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Mark Ahsmann via Wikimedia Commons

August 20, 2014 | AIA

The American Institute of Architects reported the July ABI score was 55.8, up noticeably from a m...

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Renderings courtesy of Goettsch Partners

Renderings courtesy of Goettsch Partners

August 19, 2014 | Goettsch Partners

The overall design concept is of a complex of textured buildings that would differentiate from th...

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One of the projects that 360 has worked on; Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

One of the projects that 360 has worked on; Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Photo credit: Derek Jensen, Wikimedia Commons.

August 19, 2014 | HOK

Expected to be finalized by the end of October, the acquisition of 360 Architecture will provide...

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Photo courtesy Perikins+Will

Photo courtesy Perikins+Will

August 18, 2014 | Perkins+Will

The broadened focus is resulting in comprehensive, long-term plans that will guide new growth in...

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Renderings: courtesy SPARK

Renderings: courtesy SPARK

August 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Architecture firm SPARK recently finished a design for a new development in Shenzhen. The 770,700...

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