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Located in Hampton Bays, N.Y., the $42-million, 146,400-sf structure received th

Located in Hampton Bays, N.Y., the $42-million, 146,400-sf structure received the LEED NC 2.1 Silver rating, based on 36 awarded

April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

School was the first LEED-certified public school in the state of New York.

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).

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

DensDeck panels have been shown to withstand delamination, deterioration, warping, and job site damage better than paper-faced g

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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Designed as the cornerstone of Orlandos Pine Hills community, the new 21st cent

Designed as the cornerstone of Orlandos Pine Hills community, the new 21st century 380,570-sf school features three 3-story cla

April 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

School replacement designed by SchenkelShultz Architecture and constructed by Williams Co.

The Freshwater Skyscraper will be able to irrigate a one-hectare field of tomato

The Freshwater Skyscraper will be able to irrigate a one-hectare field of tomatoes per day.

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

The 180,000-sf, six-story laboratory was completed in 2011 as part of the master expansion plan for the corporate campus.

April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Project receives LEED Gold Certification.

Office rental rates are expected to rise steadily, increasing 3.0% in 2012, 3.7%

Office rental rates are expected to rise steadily, increasing 3.0% in 2012, 3.7% in 2013, and 4.3% in 2014.

April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Survey is based on opinions from 38 of the nation’s leading real estate economists and analysts a...

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April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

RSG provides a complete offering of residential and commercial roofing materials and related supp...

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Jason F. McLennan

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

Sustainability Base will save more than 60% of the energy and more than 80% of the water typically used by a facility of its typ

April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEED Platinum facility opens at NASA Ames Research Center at California’s Moffett Field.

The new addition will keep with the feel of the existing building while incorpor

The new addition will keep with the feel of the existing building while incorporating a 30-foot-high modern glass curtain wall t

April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Building Team is maintaining the old brick and timber construction, while adding 5,000-sf of...

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Young Conaway is the sole tenant of the notable Daniel L. Herrmann Courthouse in

Young Conaway is the sole tenant of the notable Daniel L. Herrmann Courthouse in downtown Wilmington. The 233,880-sf. courthouse

April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

To account for future expansion, Francis Cauffman developed a plan to accommodate the addition of...

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April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

President Bill Clinton to deliver keynote address at ?largest solar energy event in the Americas....

April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Holly Hill plant received the PCA’s Chairman’s Safety Performance Award in recognition of the...

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Arista Uptown Apartments is a transit-oriented apartment community designed to f

Arista Uptown Apartments is a transit-oriented apartment community designed to fit into the pedestrian-friendly, mixed-use natur

April 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

First of eight buildings highlights unique amenities.

Dr. Patrick Gallagher, Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology

Dr. Patrick Gallagher, Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and Director of the U.S. Department of Commerce

April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Freese and Nichols is the only engineering and architecture firm to ever receive this recognition...

A key design element in the police substation was the green roof grid system, wh

A key design element in the police substation was the green roof grid system, which covers the majority of the roof deck.

April 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The police substation is the first higher education facility in San Diego County to achieve LEED...

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Connecting with the Regenstein Hall of Music, the building enables the Bienen Sc

Connecting with the Regenstein Hall of Music, the building enables the Bienen School to consolidate its programs for the first t

April 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The showcase facility is the recital hall, an intimate, two-level space with undulating walls of...

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April 11, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new SSA campus is expected to meet all Federal energy and water conservation goals while achi...

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C.W. Driver utilized a variety of sustainable building practices during construc

C.W. Driver utilized a variety of sustainable building practices during construction, contributing to the centers LEED Gold cer

April 11, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The state-of-the-art fitness center supports university’s goal to encourage student recruitment a...

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The complex was designed to meet the business and operational goals of a world-c

The complex was designed to meet the business and operational goals of a world-class sports and entertainment complex and contri

April 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Home stadium for Lekhwiya Club a vibrant addition to Doha’s architectural identity.

A patient room at Methodist Womens Hospital, Omaha, Neb. HDR Architecture desig

A patient room at Methodist Womens Hospital, Omaha, Neb. HDR Architecture designed the 116-bed facility and nearby medical offi

April 05, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The healthcare design and construction picture has been muddied by uncertainty over the new healt...

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The complex, located within the Aqueduct Racetrack complex, will contribute appr

The complex, located within the Aqueduct Racetrack complex, will contribute approximately $350 million annually to the State of

April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Aqueduct Racetrack complex transformed into modern entertainment destination.

Energy savings at the Eagle Veterinary Hospital are close to 50% compared with a

Energy savings at the Eagle Veterinary Hospital are close to 50% compared with a conventional building.

April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Middleman Construction Company builds the city?s first commercial building to earn certification....

April 03, 2012 | By Nicole Bowling, Associate Editor

Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.

April 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Report covers JM’s long-time sustainability fo...

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John Hazlett, Director of Sustainability, City of Indianapolis; Greg Ballard, Ma

John Hazlett, Director of Sustainability, City of Indianapolis; Greg Ballard, Mayor, City of Indianapolis; Todd Reeder, GSA Prop

April 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Emmitt J. Bean Federal Center project team for...

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March 29, 2012 | By BBC

Time-lapse video shows construction workers on the jobsite for 222 continuous hours.

The 35,000-sf U-shaped Palo Verde Apartments takes its architectural cues from t

The 35,000-sf U-shaped Palo Verde Apartments takes its architectural cues from the surrounding Mediterranean-style neighborhood,

March 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Gonzalez Goodale Architects designed complex to embrace community and engender sense of pride amo...

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