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.
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

The 34,000-sf Adamsville Regional Health Center, designed by Stanley Beaman & Sears, with The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. as CM. The AIA-AAH award winner provides a primary care clinic, a behavioral health clinic, a dental clinic, childcare facilities, and a workforce development center to residents of this predominantly African-American neighborhood on Atlantas west side. Photo: Jonathan Hillyer

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

Quapaw Downstream Casino Resort, Quapaw, Oklahoma; Courtesy Manhattan Construction

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

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

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

The Weitz Company recently completed a renovation of the Breakers Beach Club, a recreation and restaurant facility that is part of The Breakers of Palm Beach (Fla.) resort. The project, originally built by Weitz in 1999, was upgraded with five new high-end cabanas, a new storefront system providing ocean views from the dining room, and a modern beach bar. Photo: CJ Walker Photography

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

The Paramount Theatre of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was heavily damaged by flooding in 2008, with water inundating underground levels and rising nearly eight feet on the main floor. A team including KJWW Engineering Consultants and Ryan Companies revived the 1928 venue in 2012, incorporating modern amenities for performers and audiences. PHOTO: MAINSTREET STUDIO

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

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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The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component that was created specifically for this building: The Rocker, which supports the world's largest cable-net glass wall.

July 09, 2013 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...

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July 08, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction market analysts from RSMeans offer construction costs per square foot for hotels, mo...

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July 02, 2013 | USGBC

The U.S. Green Building Council membership has voted to adopt LEED v4, the next update to the wor...

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July 01, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A new report released today forecasts the volume of construction output will grow by more than 70...

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June 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A recent survey of more than 60 building owners and facility management professionals by Mortenso...

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Paramount Bay in Miami. Courtesy Kobi Karp Architecture

Paramount Bay in Miami. Courtesy Kobi Karp Architecture

June 26, 2013 | KPMG

The multifamily, retail, and hospitality sectors are expected to lead commercial building growth,...

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June 18, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Engineers at Brinjac quantify the illuminance and energy consumption levels achieved by increasin...

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June 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Energy Department today launched a new Buildings Performance Database, the largest free, publ...

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June 05, 2013 | USGBC

In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Coun...

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June 03, 2013 | U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending d...

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May 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A wild proposal by the city of Osaka, Japan, would transform the Dotonbori Canal into a 2,625-foo...

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May 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Tile of Spain consultant and ceramic tile expert Ryan Fasan presented his "What's Trending in Til...

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The McCormick district plan, courtesy TVS Design

The McCormick district plan, courtesy TVS Design

May 16, 2013 | Crain's Chicago Business

Hoping to send a loud message that Chicago is serious about luri...

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May 08, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Tea...

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