Energy Efficiency

February 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

This third draft of LEED has been refined to address technical stringency and rigor, measurement...

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Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint
February 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...

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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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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Nearly half of all contractor purchases made from stores like Home Depot and Lowe's.

The project is comprised of more than 15,000 high efficiency SunPower panels, an
February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Solar array among the largest rooftop systems in North America.

February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Ryan leads a team of eight architects, four civil engineers, two landscape architects and two vir...

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February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...

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Serving a population of more than 7,000 students, the centers mission is to eng
February 14, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

 

Designed by SmithGroup, the JJR_Center for Human Performance offers enhanced fitness o...
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February 14, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

SAIC’s services will include a broad variety of new construction projects and maintenance and rep...

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February 14, 2012 | By BDC

Al Hashimi is joining the company to help expand Thornton Tomasetti’s business in the region and...

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February 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Located in the Simon Building, which serves as the main entrance leading into the Morristown Memo...

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February 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Answers address transition issues, how to obtain similar load-carrying capabilities, and why only...

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Designed by architectural firm Levi + Wong Design Associates Inc., the 40,000 sq
February 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Theater, library, fitness center, and bistro enhance facility.

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 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The study includes insight and perspective regarding current investment plans of stakeholders, po...

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February 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Portfolio includes curtain wall systems, windows, entrances and framing systems.

February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

EYP Architecture & Engineering is architect for the $35 million National Archives Administrat...

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February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens support is earmarked for the school’s Fire Protection Engineering Lab, a facility that ha...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Bridgeland Elementary School will be a new prototype school for the District. Designed to mee...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Located on a 12 acre site in the Sandhills region, the 2.4 megawatt (MW) system is expected to ge...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

When the University embarked on its first major addition since the opening of Hutchins Hall in 19...

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February 01, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Replacement or retrofit can help keep energy costs from going out the window.

February 01, 2012 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

New products like cross-laminated timber are spurring interest in wood as a structural material....

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The two buildings add 208,000 square feet of collaborative research space to the campus.

One notable newly certified LEED project in 2011 included the Wrigley Building i
February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

USGBC releases list of top U.S. states for LEED-certified projects in 2011.

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Member-to-member information exchange measures energy use, carbon footprint of commercial portfol...

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Building owners must plan ahead for roof replacement to avoid emergency leak rem
January 31, 2012 | By Deborah J. Costantini, AIA, and Michael S. Pereira, Assoc. AIA, Hoffmann Architects, Inc.

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

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Chapman Construction/Design, based in Newton, Mass., takes pride in its close-kn
January 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Chapman Construction/Design builds a working culture around sustainability—for its clients, and f...

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Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christis fusion facility combines academic departme
January 31, 2012 | By David Mills, AIA, and Michael Medici, AIA

‘Fusing’ multiple functions into a single building can make it greater than the sum of its parts....

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