Building Technology

The CornellNYC Tech campus, which will house the Technion-Cornell Innovation Ins

The CornellNYC Tech campus, which will house the Technion-Cornell Innovation Institute, will be a new type of academic enterpris

March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Each of the firms will be asked to assemble a team of consultants and prepare for an interview to...

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The Firestone BP iPad app offers building owners, facility managers, contractors

The Firestone BP iPad app offers building owners, facility managers, contractors, architects, and consultants multiple views of

March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Free app provides a preview of Firestone’s Roots to Rooftop Building Envelope Solution with an ov...

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Working in partnership, Gensler and Skender Construction have recently completed

Working in partnership, Gensler and Skender Construction have recently completed the new corporate headquarters for JMC Steel, t

March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction was completed by Skender in just 12 weeks.

1,000 - Approximate number of questions in the Modern Architecture game by NEXT

1,000 - Approximate number of questions in the Modern Architecture game by NEXT Architects, Amsterdam. The goal is simple: reach

March 02, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

66 skyscrapers to built in China over six years; 1,000 questions in the Modern Architecture game;...

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Geo-tagged image shows the exact spot where the photo was taken (red dot) and th

Geo-tagged image shows the exact spot where the photo was taken (red dot) and the angle at which it was taken, as well as date,

March 01, 2012 | By Ryan Abbott, SUNDT Construction, Inc.

Our expert tells how to organize construction progress photos so you don’t lose track of all the...

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February 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The report analyzes the opportunities for BIPV glass products using c-Si, thin-film and OPV/DSC m...

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A rendering of the new 122,000-sf Library & Learning Commons at Salem State Univ

A rendering of the new 122,000-sf Library & Learning Commons at Salem State University.

February 28, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

When it opens to students in the fall of 2013, the $60 million facility will offer new archival s...

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The 25,600-sf three-story building, which houses the worlds first microbial sin

The 25,600-sf three-story building, which houses the worlds first microbial single cell genomics center and the largest collect

February 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by WBRC Architects Engineers in association with Perkins + Will.

The U-Haul project utilized an existing industrial warehouse built in the early 1930s that was located in Milwaukee's Fifth Ward

February 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new elements of the facility now include: efficient lighting with day-lighting controls and o...

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February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Renovation of art deco landmark will add 21,000 square feet of retail and 110 new parking spaces....

February 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Solar industry gathers March 19-21, 2012 in San Jose to discuss technology, market development an...

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February 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Breagy is responsible for overseeing this region’s sales team while strategically coordinating th...

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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonr...

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CommercialWindows.org features a number of comprehensive resources including a Faade Design Tool an interactive, online tool

February 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Resource aims at reducing commercial operating costs and energy consumption.

The modules are part of this 122.4 kW rooftop array. At an elevation of 737 feet from the ground, this is the

February 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The solar array is at the elevation of 737 feet, making the building the tallest in the world wit...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C. 

The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project he

The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project helped reinvigorate Boston's Downtown Crossing.

January 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A savvy Building Team reconstructs a Boston landmark into a multiuse masterpiece for Suffolk Univ...

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Designed by architectural firm TSC Design, the project will see Hollister renovate the buildings interior, including the elevat

January 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Owner Onyx Equities hires firm to oversee comprehensive upgrades of office building.

January 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Smith Seckman Reid, Inc. (SSR), an engineering design and facility consulting firm, has opened tw...

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Users can develop their own customized interface graphics using Facility Prime Editor or, if desired, have their local Siemens r

January 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens’ versatile application connects users to APOGEE BAS control and monitoring functions via...

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Fifty-six Induction High Bay fixtures manufactured by EverLast Lighting were installed during construction of the university's s

January 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Energy efficient lighting installed at PDC reduce costs and improves player performance.

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 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The newest publication from the TCA is the second in a planned trilogy of resources covering the...

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At the new $654 million Rush University Medical Center, the ground-level hospital entryway includes a four-story, all-season ope

January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...

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New SJI Rule on Steel Joists

According to a new rule issued by the Steel Joist Institute, the proper way to hang loads from joist chords is concentrically (n

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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California regulators responsible for enforcing earthquake safety laws have failed to certify more than 16,000 construction proj

December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

California regulators responsible for enforcing earthquake safety laws have failed to certify mor...

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Data centers

The growing dependence on the data center means growing consequences of downtime. If all 509,147 data centers went out 2.5 times

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Advances in technology, an increased reliance on the Internet and social media as well as an incr...

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University of Texas at Dallas USGGBC Green Schools 2011

The University of Texas at Dallas new LEED Platinum Student Services Building, which was the recipient of this year's Innovatio

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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Photovoltaic systems solar panels schools

The report focuses on financial options developed specifically for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The report examines the two primary types of ownership models used to obtain PV installations for...

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Aqua Building Chicago

Designed by an architectural team headed by Jeanne Gang, principal of Studio/Gang Architects, Aqua already holds two highly-este

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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