Building Materials

January 12, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

As a partner in the challenge, 3M has committed to reduce energy use by 25% in 78 of its plants,...

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January 09, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

METALCON 2012 is scheduled for Oct. 9-11 at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center, Hall A, Rose...

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Walgreen new architectural style
January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The structure's exterior is a major departure from the corporate image of a traditional Walgreens...

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Maj. Gen. Harry George Armstrong Complex at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The academic-style facility supports education/training and research functions, and contains clas...

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New SJI Rule on Steel Joists
January 03, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

A new rule from the Steel Joist Institute clarifies when local reinforcement of joists is require...

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AIA: New Developments in Concrete Construction
January 03, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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The Parkway Lofts New Jersey
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Located on the Garden State Parkway, the master-planned project initially includes the conversion...

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NovA HRC Clearwater Convention Center
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Comprising an entire city block, the 450,000 sq. ft. facility features over 400 meeting rooms, si...

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Suffolk Construction Boston Tea Party
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Topping off ceremony held on 238th Anniversary of Boston Tea Party.

University of Texas at Dallas USGGBC Green Schools 2011
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Recipient schools and regions from across the nation - from K-12 to higher education - were recog...

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BCA
December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This publicly available document is applicable to most building types and distills the long list...

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Aragon Construction 568 Broadway Foursquare
December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The modern, minimalist build-out will have elements of the foursquare “badges” in different aspec...

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December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Renovation provides state-of-the-art waterfront facility.

Aqua Building Chicago
December 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Aqua was named both regional and international winner of the International Property Award as Best...

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Tishman
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldnt need any attention fo
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldn’t need any attention for a long time....

Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC
December 13, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction...

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SOM Burj
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

SOM has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes...

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AIA Long Island
December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Firm's TriBeCa Loft wins "Archi" for interior design.

Great Solutions BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Glass balconies BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...

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NSF International Sustainable Wallcoverings standard ANSI
December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

TRI-KES demonstrates leadership in environmental stewardship as the first distributor to earn qua...

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Autodesk purchases Horizontal Systems
December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Acquisition extends and accelerates cloud-based BIM solutions for collaboration, data, and lifecy...

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ICS Builders BKSK Architects St. Hildas House Manhattan
December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The facility's design highlights the inherent link between environmental consciousness and religi...

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ThyssenKrupp Elevator Sterling Elevator acquisition
December 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The acquisition of Sterling Elevator Services Corporation is the third acquisition completed by T...

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USGBC World Green Building Council's Government Leadership Awards
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

USGBC commends two U.S. cities for their innovation in green building leadership.

Fraser Brown MacKenna Green Gown Award GE Fogg Building
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...

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Gables residential ziegler cooper architects houston
December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The design integrates a detailed brick and masonry facade, acknowledging the soft pastel color pa...

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Kingspan Insulated Panels Environmental Product Declaration
November 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

EPD is a standardized, internationally recognized tool for providing information on a product’s e...

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