Cladding and Facade Systems
Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic...read more
Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C.
Nearly 400 traditionally styled, high-performance, low-maintenance windows with double-pane insulating glass were installed in t
Replacement or retrofit can help keep energy costs from going out the window.
The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project helped reinvigorate Boston's Downtown Crossing.
A savvy Building Team reconstructs a Boston landmark into a multiuse masterpiece for Suffolk Univ...read more
At the new $654 million Rush University Medical Center, the ground-level hospital entryway includes a four-story, all-season ope
At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...read more
According to a new rule issued by the Steel Joist Institute, the proper way to hang loads from joist chords is concentrically (n
A new rule from the Steel Joist Institute clarifies when local reinforcement of joists is require...read more
Gables 5th Street Commons, a four-story, 138-unit mixed-use apartment complex by developer Gables Residential, near the Universi
Across much of the U.S., apartment rents are rising, vacancy rates are falling. In just about eve...read more
A unique and valuable aspect of the document is to identify several of the most common issues, pitfalls and challenges that BCA
This publicly available document is applicable to most building types and distills the long list...read more
The George and Ellen Rieveschl Digitorium is the figural heart of Griffin Hall, comprising a two-story hall, embraced by the lay
The sustainable building solution, built for approximately $255-sf, features innovative materials...read more
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When the glazing system windows are open, horizontal twin ball-bearing runner carriages with a high load-bearing capacity keep s
Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...read more
The architectural and construction team's design approach and construction practices reflected the resident nuns desire to conn
The facility's design highlights the inherent link between environmental consciousness and religi...read more
To maintain the Oak Street streetscape, boutique retail will be included on the ground floor and floors will be raised to match
The 33,000 square foot building will undergo an extensive structural remodel and core & shell...read more
Once uneconomic to heat and suffering from extreme solar glare, the concrete structure of the building was corroded and the wind
Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...read more
Information in the declaration is based on an ISO-compliant life cycle assessment and verified by a third party, in the case of
EPD is a standardized, internationally recognized tool for providing information on a product’s e...read more
The expansion, which began construction 18 months ago, adds 215 new luxury hotel rooms, along with a conference center that can
Firms partner with Pascua Yaqui Tribe to bring new $130 million Hotel, Spa & Convention Cente...read more
More than 70% of survey respondents are employing strategies that include open, collaborative workspaces with less individual of
The survey also found that by 2015, the standard of square feet allocated per employee is expecte...read more
The extent of concrete deterioration was so severe that the balconies and walkways were completely removed and replaced with new
Originally built in 1973, the building had received several alterations over the years but the pr...read more
The panels were finished in Cool Bright Red and replaced a standing seam metal roof that was not performing properly.
School remained in session during the renovation and it was important to minimize the disruption...read more
AIA LI bestowed the award in recognition of an outstanding use of sustainable design practices during BBS work at the Nesconset
AIA LI also recognized BBS with the 2011 ARCHI Award Commendation for the St. Charles Resurrectio...read more
The R&D Wall Assembly Research Center and Spray Foam Application Technology Research Facility have been built to test and ev
State-of-the-art monitoring system allows researchers to collect, analyze and process th...read more
The Science and Math Learning Center anticipates a 24% reduction in energy use as compared to a similar building, at an annual s
Van H. Gilbert architects enhances sustainability credentials.
Kingspans EPD is a first-of-its-kind achieved by a North American-based manufacturer of insulated metal panels.
Updates to Path to NetZero.
The Cradle-to-Cradle Certified Wall Protection Line offers an additional option for customers to...read more
The new structure serves as the cemetery's focal architectural point and center of operations.
The new structure serves as the cemetery's focal architectural point and center of operations. ...
A sophisticated curtainwall facade will be installed at the new OSU Cancer and Critical Care facility.
A sophisticated curtainwall facade will be installed at the new OSU Cancer and Critical Care faci...read more
Special events in major cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and more
Special events in major cities including New York City, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and more.
The Empire State Building has been awarded LEED Gold for Existing Buildings certification.
The 2.85 million-sf building is celebrating its 80th anniversary while nearing completion of its...read more
Pass this exam and earn 1.0 AIA/CES Discovery lear...read more