Government Buildings

The halls of lawmakers, judges, and politicians demand a mix of functionality and awe-inspiring design. For an oasis of productivity on behalf of your nation’s people within the government’s budget, thinking outside the box is a requirement.
The $65 million Westminster (Calif.) Police Department Headquarters. The 91,000-
September 20, 2012 | By Tom Klemens, PE, contributing editor

With a huge building stock at their disposal, state and local governments can be attractive clien...

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Leap, by artist Lawrence Argent, at Sacramento International Airport. A key co
September 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Ranking the leading firms in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction.

The new outer envelope of the A.J. Celebrezze Federal Building serves as a therm
September 17, 2012 | By Charles Young

An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.

USDA officials want their headquarters to be a model facility for others wishin
September 12, 2012

After installing 20 high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers in restrooms throughout the USDA hea...

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Fairfaxs new building will house behavioral healthcare services of the Fairfax-
September 07, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Designed by Noritake Associates of Alexandria Virginia, the project is LEED-registered, seeking L...

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The North Bergen Municipal Court is a high volume operation, and with the recent
August 09, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The project consisted of a $4 million renovation to a 2-story building totaling 13,000-sf.

The 100,000-sf Robeson County Department of Social Services, Lumberton, N.C., de
August 03, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

But the size of the pool keeps shrinking for the Top 25 AEC firms in the Government Sector.

August 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Included in the Washington Business Journal list for the second year running.

The Gaillard Center project includes the addition of a 1,800 seat multi-purpose
July 25, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Seeking LEED Silver certification, the project will begin in August and is slated for completion...

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Fort Knoxs energy consumption analysis of all Disney Barracks complex facilitie
July 17, 2012

U.S. Army Fort Knox: Using the Earth for space heating and cooling. The U.S. Department of Energy...

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The $54 million, 203,000-sf AFRC facility in Middletown, Conn.
June 27, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The construction phase was completed in just 16 months.

June 19, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Part of Better Buildings Initiative, Centers Will Focus on Energy Efficiency Workforce Developmen...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

The Acadia Gateway Center administrative and maintenance facility is the first p
May 29, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

The 2010 interior renovation transformed an existing 1980s library into a dynami
May 09, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The design challenges included creating an entry sequence to orient patrons and highlight service...

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Metal tiles were used in the physical therapy gymnasium to give the space a more
May 07, 2012 | By Nicole Bowling, Associate Editor

How a Building Team created a high-tech rehabilitation center for wounded veterans of the conflic...

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Ken Drake
May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Drake’s more than 30 years of diversified design and project delivery experience spans a broad ra...

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May 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The AIA reported the March ABI score was 50.4, following a mark of 51.0 in February; greatest dem...

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Howard S. Turner
May 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A founding member of the Turner Construction Co.

Village Green was primarily funded by an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
May 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Sustainable design achievable without having to add significant cost; owner and residents reap be...

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A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated
April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

High school students from the ACE Mentoring Program tour the new CHOC Children’s Patient Tower in...

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Sustainability Base will save more than 60% of the energy and more than 80% of t
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEED Platinum facility opens at NASA Ames Research Center at California’s Moffett Field.

The $300 million project is part of a six-phased inpatient facility construction
April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new hospital’s architectural design combines traditional Santa Barbara Spanish colonial archi...

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Young Conaway is the sole tenant of the notable Daniel L. Herrmann Courthouse in
April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

To account for future expansion, Francis Cauffman developed a plan to accommodate the addition of...

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April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

President Bill Clinton to deliver keynote address at ?largest solar energy event in the Americas....

When finished, the four-story, 80,000-sf office building will connect to the exi
April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

3D imaging key to project timetable and cost containment.

Dr. Patrick Gallagher, Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology
April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Freese and Nichols is the only engineering and architecture firm to ever receive this recognition...

April 11, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new SSA campus is expected to meet all Federal energy and water conservation goals while achi...

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The 6,000-square-foot Minnesota Fallen Firefighters Memorial incorporates severa
March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The bronze, figurative sculpture of a firefighter rescuing a child, which is currently on display...

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The CLC at Danville consists of two 7,500 sf buildingsnamed Freedom House and L
March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Residences at VA Danville to provide community-centered housing for military veterans.

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