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.
November 16, 2010

The U.S. green building market is up 50% from 2008 to 2010—from $42 billion to $55 billion-$71 bi...

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November 16, 2010

123 Zero build is a free tool for calculating the performance of a market-ready carbon-neutral of...

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November 16, 2010

Wondering where condos and rental apartments will be needed? Where companies are looking to rent...

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November 16, 2010

Andrés Duany, founder of the Congress for the New Urbanism, adopted the ideas, vision,  and value...

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November 16, 2010

The NFRC Board of Directors has approved technical procedures for the development of U-factor, so...

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November 15, 2010

Rhode Island-based Gilbane Building Company announced plans to acquire W.G. Mills, Inc., a constr...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 09, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A slowdown in new construction has firms focusing on office reconstruction and interior renovatio...

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November 09, 2010 | By Jerry Yudelson, PE, MBA, LEED AP

Jerry Yudelson, prolific author and veteran green building expert, challenges Building Teams to t...

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November 09, 2010

Green buildings continue to be on the agenda for real estate owners, developers, and corporate ow...

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November 09, 2010

The College Sustainability Report Card 2011 evaluated colleges and universities in the U.S. and C...

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November 09, 2010

BD+C has reported on how 3D printers are attracting the attention of AEC firms. Now you...

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November 09, 2010

Cool roofs, solar water heating, and advanced metering are among energy-efficiency elements that...

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November 09, 2010

A new report from Pike Research forecasts that by 2020, nearly half the green building certificat...

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November 09, 2010

How do you design a library when print books are no longer its core business? Turn them into mass...

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November 03, 2010

Designed by ZGF Architects, in association with OPN Architects, the Biorenewable Research Laborat...

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November 03, 2010

The new Cantigny Outdoor Education Center, located within the 500-acre Cantigny Park in Wheaton,...

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November 03, 2010

The renovation and expansion of the public works operations facility in Wilmette, Ill., including...

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November 03, 2010

The Milwaukee (Wis.) Community Sailing Center’s new facility on Lake Michigan counts a geothermal...

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November 03, 2010

Pfeiffer Partners Architects, in collaboration with Mithun Architects, programmed, planned, and d...

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November 03, 2010

Revisions to the commercial section of the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC)  re...

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November 03, 2010

Tocci Building Companies will start digging next June for the Black Rock Congregational Church in...

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November 03, 2010

Horizons at Morgan Hill, a 49-unit affordable senior housing community in Morgan Hill, Calif., wa...

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November 03, 2010

SchenkelShultz has completed design of the new 101,270-sf elementary Highlands Elementary School,...

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November 03, 2010

The first phase of Pearl River New Town, an 80-acre project in Chengdu, in China’s Wenjiang Distr...

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November 03, 2010

Goettsch Partners, in collaboration with Omrania & Associates (architect of record) and David...

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November 03, 2010

The Sustainable Energy Technology Center has broken ground in October on the Danville, Va., campu...

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November 03, 2010

Students at Bowling Green State University in Ohio will be eating in a new LEED Platinum multiuse...

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November 02, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The Trinity River Audubon Center, which sits within a 6,000-acre forest just outside Dallas, util...

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