High-rise Construction

The 4.2-million-sf (389,980-square-meters) project has been designed to LEED go
May 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The 1,740-feet (530-meter) tall tower will house offices, 300 service apartments and a 350-room,...

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Towers 1 and 2about 450 meters and 390 meters tall, respectivelyshare an archi
May 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Supertall two-tower complex located in Seoul’s Yongsan International Business District.

Construction crews set in place a steel horizontal beam at a height (C) CBS News
May 01, 2012 | By Reuters

One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, surpassed the Empire S...

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The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copp
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated
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%
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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Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can prote
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Buro Happold’s structural design supports the top-heavy, complex building in a high seismic zone;...

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BrickellHouse will offer condos ranging in size from studios and 1-, 2-, 3-bedro
April 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction of the 46-story development is schedule to get underway this summer and be completed...

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The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a l
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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Jim Bald
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Bald has 13 years of experience in the glazing industry, coming to Harmon from Trainor where he w...

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Mitsubishi Electric newly developed a control cable that is 20% lighter than the
April 02, 2012 | By BBC

The operation of the elevator is scheduled to begin in 2014.

The Bank of America Plaza in Atlanta was taken back by its lender at a foreclosu
March 27, 2012 | J. Scott Trubey, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Repo will help reset market prices for real estate, and the eventual new owner will likely set re...

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The $110 million Math and Science Building occupies the area immediately east of
March 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by Architects | Delawie Wilkes Rodrigues Barker, the new San Diego Mesa College Math and...

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The repair was not proposed as a permanent solution to the building's flaws, but
March 16, 2012 | By Tim O'Reiley, Las Vegas Review-Journal

By contrast, CityCenter half-owner and developer MGM Resorts International determined last year t...

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Contractors want to preserve the Harmon as possibly the world's largest trial ex
March 14, 2012 | By Tim O'Reiley, Las Vegas Review-Journal

The testimony began with CityCenter consulting engineer Chukwuma Ekwueme methodically showing pho...

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The revised design keeps the obelisk form of the original with enclosed space gi
March 14, 2012 | By the San Francisco Chronicle

The glassy white high-rise would be 60 stories and 1,070 feet tall with an entrance at First and...

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The warp-speed construction is a startling illustration of the building boom in
March 13, 2012 | By Jonathan Kaiman, Los Angeles Times

A 30-story hotel in Changsha went up in two weeks. Some question the safety in that, but the buil...

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March 12, 2012 | By BASF

Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic...

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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 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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January 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

Tulsas 36-story Mid-Continent Tower has been recognized with the prestigious 25
January 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by Dewberry, iconic tower defines Tulsa’s skyline.

January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2012, and will be completed by December 2012.

Rental Renaissance, The Rebirth of the Apartment Market
January 03, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Across much of the U.S., apartment rents are rising, vacancy rates are falling. In just about eve...

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The Parkway Lofts New Jersey
December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Located on the Garden State Parkway, the master-planned project initially includes the conversion...

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400 Market Street Philadelphia window retrofit
December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 200,000 sf building was recently outfitted with a new HVAC system and a state-of-the-art wind...

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Aqua Building Chicago
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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Tishman
December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Hundreds of construction trades people celebrate reaching the top of concrete structure for facil...

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December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Nominate a colleague, peer, or even yourself. ...

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