Hotel Facilities

Travelers are always looking for a home away from home, and the tourist industry needs these vacationers to survive. Creating a winning hotel can benefit everybody, and people will return to your retreat time and time again.
Modernist structures can be viable candidates for adaptive reuse as lodging, suc
November 06, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

There’s more to creating a sustainable hotel than saving water and power by asking guests to reus...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Te...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you...

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The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

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September 19, 2013 | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contr...

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September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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September 17, 2013 | The Boldt Company

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services and the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region announce collaboration,...

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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Banner Health Center Maricopa, near Phoenix, is the first project created from a
September 10, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Regulatory pressures, economic constraints, and emerging technologies are transforming healthcare...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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In one of the largest augmented reality applications to date, VTN Consulting wor
September 04, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Thanks to inexpensive mobile devices and increasingly advanced software apps, Building Teams are...

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September 04, 2013 | Leo O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President, Energy and Sustainability, Jones Lang LaSalle

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before,...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

As a growing number of healthcare institutions become more customer-focused, post-occupancy evalu...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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August 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest green design and construction fir...

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July 31, 2013 | AIA

A disappointing recovery of the U.S. economy is limiting need for new nonresidential building act...

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July 30, 2013 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Making Veterans Administration healthcare projects “better planned, better delivered” is the new...

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The 34,000-sf Adamsville Regional Health Center, designed by Stanley Beaman & Se
July 30, 2013 | Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

At the current pace, in 2020 the U.S. will spend $4.2 trillion a year on healthcare; unchecked, w...

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Quapaw Downstream Casino Resort, Quapaw, Oklahoma; Courtesy Manhattan Constructi
July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Manhattan Construction, Structure Tone, Lend Lease top Building Design+Construction's 2013 rankin...

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Grand Hyatt Beijing Hotel, Beijing, China; Courtesy: Parsons Brinckerhoff
July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Buro Happold top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the...

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Nova Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria; Courtesy: WATG
July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, WATG, HKS top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest hotel architect...

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The Weitz Company recently completed a renovation of the Breakers Beach Club, a
July 22, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Despite some economic stressors, hotel operating fundamentals are poised to remain strong in 2013...

July 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of design and construction firms with the most revenue fr...

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July 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, HOK, HDR top Building Design+Construction's 2013 ranking of the largest reconstruction a...

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The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in
July 19, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor
Increasingly, owners recognize that existing buildings represent a considerable resource in emb...
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Nissan Americas HQ, Smyrna, Tenn., Energy Star award winner
July 17, 2013 | CBRE Group

A rating system for comparative tenant energy use and a detailed evaluation of Energy Star energy...

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July 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Bow in Calgary and CCTV Headquarters in Beijing are among the world's best new high-rise proj...

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July 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

In a newly posted TED talk, wood skyscraper expert Michael Green makes the case for building the...

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