Green

The MLK, Jr. Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center will pursue a variety of LEED

The MLK, Jr. Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center will pursue a variety of LEED credits. These include use of products with recy

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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April 30, 2012

Insulated metal panels, or IMPs, have been a popular exterior wall cladding choice for more than...

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The Office Concepts build-out included approximately 15,000-sf of office and 15

The Office Concepts build-out included approximately 15,000-sf of office and 15,000-sf of warehouse

April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to de

Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to design and build water-conscious homes and buildin

April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Architects and builders interested in developing water-efficient buildings invited to attend free...

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April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

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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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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.

A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated

A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated in a tour of CHOC Children's new 425,524-sf pati

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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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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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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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 $300 million project is part of a six-phased inpatient facility construction

The $300 million project is part of a six-phased inpatient facility construction replacement program for Cottage Health System a

April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new hospital’s architectural design combines traditional Santa Barbara Spanish colonial archi...

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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 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Given the rapid transformations occurring in the federal construction sector, FMI examines the ke...

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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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April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint cr...

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The MOU proposed the purchase of 900 megawatts of renewable energy generating eq

The MOU proposed the purchase of 900 megawatts of renewable energy generating equipment, in addition to the purchase of 8,000MWs

April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project, “Rajasthan Sun Technique Energy Private Limited,” is a subsidiary of Reliance Power...

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The project consisted of 8,372 modules including 196 LED carport lights using ap

The project consisted of 8,372 modules including 196 LED carport lights using approximately 10 miles of conduit and 44 miles of

April 12, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Project contractor Oltman Construction noted that the carport provides shaded area for 940 car st...

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The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a l

The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a large area while preserving its beauty and previo

April 06, 2012 | by Beth Buczynski

A team of French designers unveil the “Flat Tower” design, a second place winner in the 2011 eVol...

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Originally the Elephant House at the St. Louis Zoo, Peabody Hall was renovated i

Originally the Elephant House at the St. Louis Zoo, Peabody Hall was renovated in 2009 for temporary exhibits commemorating the

April 05, 2012 | By Sue Bady, Contributing Editor

An exclusive tip sheet to help the Building Team manage door and window retrofits successfully....

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.

The design for Red Hawk Elementary School stems from the desire to create a vibr

The design for Red Hawk Elementary School stems from the desire to create a vibrant place for kids to learn. In an effort to ach

April 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Illumination Series panels made for a trouble-free, quick installation at a cost-effective price....

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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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Several physical details of the Hoover Dam provided inspiration for the design o

Several physical details of the Hoover Dam provided inspiration for the design of the 358,000-sf Smith Center, including the mas

March 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Smith Center will be the first major multi-purpose performance center in the U.S. to earn Sil...

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