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.
The 73-year-old Naval Reserve Armory building on Seattles South Lake Union dock

The 73-year-old Naval Reserve Armory building on Seattles South Lake Union dock is the new home of the Museum of History and In

July 18, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Following solid revenue growth in 2013, the majority of U.S.-based engineering and engineering/ar...

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The 73-year-old Naval Reserve Armory building on Seattles South Lake Union dock

The 73-year-old Naval Reserve Armory building on Seattles South Lake Union dock is the new home of the Museum of History and In

July 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Jacobs, AECOM, Parsons Brinckerhoff top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the larges...

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At 206,000 sf, San Diego State Universitys Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union is

At 206,000 sf, San Diego State Universitys Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union is set to become Californias largest LEED Platinu

July 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Fluor, Arup, Day & Zimmermann top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest...

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The shale gale of petroleum development is bringing economic growth to numerou

The shale gale of petroleum development is bringing economic growth to numerous areas, including all types of facilities requi

July 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, Perkins+Will, NBBJ top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking of the largest archit...

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Multifamily housing development should stay strong at least into 2015, according

Multifamily housing development should stay strong at least into 2015, according to most economics experts. Emblematic of a curr

July 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill top Building Design+Construction's 2014 ranking...

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Los Angeles International Airport is undergoing a massive improvement program, e

Los Angeles International Airport is undergoing a massive improvement program, encompassing both infrastructure and passenger ar

July 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction magazine's annual ranking the nation's largest architecture, enginee...

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July 17, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Urban Green Council addresses a concern that many "green" buildings in the U.S. have: poor in...

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The design is of a classic residential high-rise that is encapsulated by a layer

The design is of a classic residential high-rise that is encapsulated by a layer of terraces and balconies placed crisscross abo

July 17, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Danish design firm C.F. Møller has developed a novel way to increase community space without comp...

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New metal buildings have helped boost productivity at Perrault Farms in Yakima V

New metal buildings have helped boost productivity at Perrault Farms in Yakima Valley, Wash., the largest hop-producing region i

July 17, 2014 | Star Building Systems Sponsored Content

The construction of efficient metal buildings has helped Perrault Farms expand its hops-harvestin...

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July 16, 2014 | Reed Construction Data 

Construction starts for nonresidential work saw a surge in June, rising more than a third compare...

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July 16, 2014 | ASHRAE

Indoor Air Quality Association will become part of the ASHRAE organization while maintaining its...

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July 15, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Celebrated American architect Michael Graves sits with the Washington Post to talk about how bein...

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July 15, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Modular construction is more than a century old, and throughout its lifespan, the methods have be...

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July 15, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Together, the firms will form a massive global giant with more than $19 billion in revenue and 95...

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July 15, 2014 | Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute

The Harmonization Task Group will offer marketplace benefits including consistent messaging, simp...

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All renderings courtesy Penda

All renderings courtesy Penda

July 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Beijing-based design cooperative Penda designed a bamboo hotel that can easily expand vertically...

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Renderings courtesy of Studio Gang Architects

Renderings courtesy of Studio Gang Architects

July 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Chicago architect Jeanne Gang has designed a 40-story residential building in San Francisco that...

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July 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Kite Bricks proposes a more efficient way of building with its newly developed Smart Bricks syste...

July 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for a new Toronto townhome brings cutting-edge design.

Images courtesy of FLEXLAB

Images courtesy of FLEXLAB

July 10, 2014 | BD+C Staff

 

DOE’s new FLEXLAB is a first-of-its-kind simulator that lets users test energy-efficient...

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The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled sha

The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled shape inspired by the form of a dragon. The arms of

July 09, 2014 | Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

An international Building Team unites to create Vietnam’s first JW Marriott luxury property.

Photos courtesy of the Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum

Photos courtesy of the Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum

July 08, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Eighty-seven years after Frank Lloyd Wright designed an ornamental gas station for the city of Bu...

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The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a Village

The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a Village of Healthcare concepta progression of function

July 07, 2014 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Extensive use of local contractors, vendors, and laborers brings a Maine hospital project in mont...

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Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding

Renderings courtesy Dubai Holding

July 07, 2014 | BD+C Staff

To add to Dubai's already impressive portfolio of world's tallest tower and world's largest natur...

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Rendering courtesy of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

Rendering courtesy of Mirvish+Gehry Toronto

July 03, 2014 | BD+C Staff

After being criticized for the original tower complex, architect Frank Gehry unveils a new design...

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All renderings courtesy of Neoscape

All renderings courtesy of Neoscape

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Organizers of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, recently u...

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Downtown Brooklyn. Image via Google Maps

Downtown Brooklyn. Image via Google Maps

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

JDS Development partners with SHoP to construct a 70-story building at 775-feet tall, unprecedent...

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The canopies will provide shade and note paths to recreation and seating areas.

The canopies will provide shade and note paths to recreation and seating areas. Rendering courtesy Grimshaw Architects

July 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The series of projects, called the Al Farjan Recreational Sports Facilities, have been designed i...

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Photo credit: Iwan Baan. Photos courtesy of Design Museum.

Photo credit: Iwan Baan. Photos courtesy of Design Museum.

July 01, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Design Museum's Design of the Year award has been awarded to Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Cente...

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David Benjamin, owner and founder of The Living. Photo courtesy of Autodesk.

David Benjamin, owner and founder of The Living. Photo courtesy of Autodesk.

June 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The Living, David Benjamin's design studio, has been acquired by Autodesk. Combined, the two will...

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