Building Materials

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 shareholders complained that CityCenter was plagued by construction problem
April 23, 2012 | By Steve Green, senior business reporter for Vegas Inc.

Two and a half years ago, stockholders filed six lawsuits after the stock price fell from $99.75...

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Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can prote
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Buro Happold’s structural design supports the top-heavy, complex building in a high seismic zone;...

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April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

AAMA 611-12 describes test procedures and requirements for high performance (Class I) and commerc...

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The 13-story tiara brings the height of the building to 665 feet, making it Cinc
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Thornton Tomasetti provided structural design services through construction administration to arc...

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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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Garage doors surround the four season patio, which also features large stainless
April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

12,000-sf restaurant marks new addition to Boston’s Fenway neighborhood.

April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Holly Hill plant received the PCA’s Chairman’s Safety Performance Award in recognition of the...

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April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the ke...

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April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Alberici has been honored by the ASA eight times in the award’s nineteen-year history--more than...

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Jason Freeland
April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Recently named to Building Design+Construction’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2012.

April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint cr...

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Construction on UNTs new facility began in July 2011. A ribbon cutting ceremony
April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Lab to test energy technologies and systems in order to achieve a net-zero consumption of energy....

The MOU proposed the purchase of 900 megawatts of renewable energy generating eq
April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project, “Rajasthan Sun Technique Energy Private Limited,” is a subsidiary of Reliance Power...

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Connecting with the Regenstein Hall of Music, the building enables the Bienen Sc
April 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The showcase facility is the recital hall, an intimate, two-level space with undulating walls of...

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The project consisted of 8,372 modules including 196 LED carport lights using ap
April 12, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Project contractor Oltman Construction noted that the carport provides shaded area for 940 car st...

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Medical Office Building #2 at the St. Anthony's Medical Campus in Lakewood, Colo
April 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by Davis Partnership Architects, P.C., Medical Plaza 1 and 2 are four-story structures t...

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Roundys will operate an 80,000-sf Marianos Fresh Market at New City.
April 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The site is the location of New City, a mixed-use development that will feature 370,000-sf of ret...

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BrickellHouse will offer condos ranging in size from studios and 1-, 2-, 3-bedro
April 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction of the 46-story development is schedule to get underway this summer and be completed...

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As part of the Baystate Medical Center, Suffolk Construction adhered to the sust
April 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction management firm awarded emergency department project for successful build of $296 mi...

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April 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The four-story, 65,000-ft property will feature 102 hotel rooms, including 14 studio suites.

The complex was designed to meet the business and operational goals of a world-c
April 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Home stadium for Lekhwiya Club a vibrant addition to Doha’s architectural identity.

Originally the Elephant House at the St. Louis Zoo, Peabody Hall was renovated i
April 05, 2012 | By Sue Bady, Contributing Editor

An exclusive tip sheet to help the Building Team manage door and window retrofits successfully....

The complex, located within the Aqueduct Racetrack complex, will contribute appr
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Aqueduct Racetrack complex transformed into modern entertainment destination.

Ala Hason
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Hason specializes in planning and urban design, hospitality, office, corporate headquarters and t...

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April 03, 2012 | By Nicole Bowling, Associate Editor

Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.

The colorful ribboned flooring at Torontos Corus Quay mimics the iconic corkscr
April 03, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor

Laying the foundation for good design.

April 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Brownell, who was named a BD+C 40 Under 40 in 2006, provides insight regarding emerging material...

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