Building Materials

Open Web Steel Joists 101 will highlight the basics of open web steel joists and joist girders.

September 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Webinar participants can earn 0.15 CEUs or 1.5 PDHs.

Special events in major cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and more

September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Special events in major cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and more.

Construction waste signage in both English and Spanish at a job site alerts workers to the importance of C&D waste diversion.

September 12, 2011 | By Scott Grogan, LEED AP BD+C, Scott Bollmann, LEED AP BD+C, Robynn Selle, JD, LEED AP, and Chrisie Ambrass

Best practices for an environmentally optimized job site.

The new system, an update to the existing classification, results in a 33% space saving.

September 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Updated installation results in 33% space savings.

June 15, 2011 | Matt Hudgins, National Real Estate Investor
May 16, 2011 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A roofing survey emailed to a representative sample of BD+C’s subscriber list revealed such key f...

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April 13, 2011 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

New uses for spray polyurethane foam enable Building Teams to achieve greater longevity and susta...

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February 15, 2011

Architecture 2030 has just broadened the scope of its 2030 Challenge, issuing an additional chall...

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February 03, 2011

 Duro-Last Roofing, Inc. is adding a standing seam metal product line to its roofing system offer...

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January 19, 2011 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Driven by both current economic conditions and sustainable building trends, Building Teams are lo...

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January 04, 2011

According to a report by New York-based JWT Intelligence, there are six key green building trends...

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Park Hotel Hyderabad
December 17, 2010

The Park Hotel Hyderabad in Hyderabad, India, was designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill to c...

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Rios Clementi Hale Studio
December 17, 2010

The Hollywood/Vine Metro portal and public plaza in Los Angeles provides an entrance to the Red L...

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December 17, 2010 | By William Kirkham, PE, SE

A veteran structural engineer offers expert advice on how to avoid problems with stone cladding a...

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December 07, 2010

The proposed Forest Certification Benchmark to determine when wood-certification groups would hav...

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December 07, 2010

IBM’s new offices at Dulles Station West in Herndon, Va., utilized Petersen’s PAC-1000 F Flush Se...

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November 16, 2010

Gary Heasley, president of New Millennium Building Systems, Fort Wayne, Ind., and EVP of its pare...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 11, 2010

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest glass and construction material manufacturers, is making...

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November 09, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

A slowdown in new construction has firms focusing on office reconstruction and interior renovatio...

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November 09, 2010

A new report from Pike Research forecasts that by 2020, nearly half the green building certificat...

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November 03, 2010

The Milwaukee (Wis.) Community Sailing Center’s new facility on Lake Michigan counts a geothermal...

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November 02, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The Trinity River Audubon Center, which sits within a 6,000-acre forest just outside Dallas, util...

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November 02, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Building Design+Construction takes a retrospective tour of a pace-setting LEED project.

November 02, 2010 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

Building-integrated wind turbines lend a futuristic look to a parking structure in Chicago’s tren...

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October 13, 2010

A curving, 550-foot-long glass arcade dubbed the “Wall of Light” is the standout architectural an...

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October 13, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor; Photo: © Sean Airhart/NBBJ

The $137 million, 12-story, 500,000-sf Miami Valley Hospital cardiac center, Dayton, Ohio, is the...

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October 13, 2010

The Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center in Biloxi is once again open for business fo...

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October 13, 2010

The $4.8 million Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower in Hartford, Ill., commemorates explorers Meriw...

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October 13, 2010

Construction is moving along on Hudson County Community College’s North Hudson Campus Center in U...

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