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AIA Rainscreens BD+C DEcember 2011
May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rainscreen system installed at the west building expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel...

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May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and passing the online exam.

The construction of Holly Ridge and Gardenia Way finished several months ahead o
May 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New student housing buildings are part of UCLA’s Northwest Campus Student Housing In-Fill Project...

Sasaki Associates was presented with the 2012 American Planning Associations Na
May 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The award recognizes a firm for its body of distinguished work influencing the planning professio...

May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The white paper highlights considerations that impact which type of technology is most appropriat...

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Construction crews set in place a steel horizontal beam at a height (C) CBS News
May 01, 2012 | By Reuters

One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, surpassed the Empire S...

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Leslie Young
May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Takes on role of director of strategic development.

May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Gilbane to provide design build services for a new Lean manufacturing facility for Ocean Spray Cr...

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The MLK, Jr. Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center will pursue a variety of LEED
May 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Featuring a variety of sustainable features, the new facility is designed to achieve LEED Gold Ce...

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The Office Concepts build-out included approximately 15,000-sf of office and 15
April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project is seeking LEED ID Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

The Village will work with HSA to design and construct a mixed-use, pedestrian-o
April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

HSA will be responsible for designing an overall mixed-use merchandise plan, attracting a unique...

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The Center will serve as the Fraunhofers new headquarters, housing advanced res
April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Building is a first-of-its-kind research and demonstration building for sustainable technologies...

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April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $1.2 million project consisted of a 16,000-sf interior renovation.

April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Design professionals who are members of APA’s Professional Associates are automatically enrolled...

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The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copp
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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April 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

On Sept. 29, 2012, participants from all over the world will volunteer to make the schools and ca...

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Nila Leiserowitz (Tribune illustration by Rick Tuma).
April 26, 2012 | By Janet Kidd Stewart, special to the Tribune

Leiserowitz became regional managing principal in Chicago for San Francisco-based architecture an...

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DensDeck panels have been shown to withstand delamination, deterioration, warpin
April 26, 2012 | By Barry Reid, LEED AP BD&C, Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

Now more than ever, a well-insulated and well protected roof is critical in new or renovated comm...

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The Freshwater Skyscraper will be able to irrigate a one-hectare field of tomato
April 25, 2012 | By Jeanne Roberts

The Freshwater Skyscraper will address the issue of increasing water scarcity through a process k...

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The 180,000-sf, six-story laboratory was completed in 2011 as part of the master
April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Project receives LEED Gold Certification.

A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated
April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

High school students from the ACE Mentoring Program tour the new CHOC Children’s Patient Tower in...

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Steven Rogers
April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Rogers will also manage the construction process and daily activities as well as act as the inter...

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April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The build-out will consist of the construction of new offices, meeting rooms, video rooms and a s...

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Jason F. McLennan
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

McLennan was recognized for his work on the Living Building Challenge.

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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