High-rise Construction

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

Gables 5th Street Commons, a four-story, 138-unit mixed-use apartment complex by developer Gables Residential, near the Universi

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

The design takes advantage of the buildings 17-foot floor-to-floor ceiling heights and heavy floor loads

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

400 Market Street, an 11-story Philadelphia office tower built in 1972, is already serving as a model for how owners of hundreds

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

Designed by an architectural team headed by Jeanne Gang, principal of Studio/Gang Architects, Aqua already holds two highly-este

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

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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SOM Burj

The firm was recognized with 10 Design Excellence Awards presented by AIA Chicago in October 2011 for projects including the Bur

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

SOM has been a leader in the research and development of specialized technologies, new processes...

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Suffolk Construction Kensington residential building Boston

The 27-story, 488,000-sf building will offer 381 luxury rental apartments, 2,300-sf of ground floor retail space, and 110 parkin

November 22, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Project team breaks ground on 488,000-sf building that will feature world-class amenities.

The Victor, Boston, 12-story, 377,000 sf residential tower

The Victor, in Boston, is a 12-story, 377,000 sf residential tower consisting of 286 new apartments.

November 15, 2011 | BY BD+C Staff

Project team to manage construction of $92 million, 377,000 square-foot residential tower.

Johnson Controls has appointed Susan Wojciechowski to lead real estate and facilities management business for Global Technology

October 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Wojciechowski will be responsible for leading the continued growth of the technology vertical mar...

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Michel Bruneau is being honored for his papers on steel plate shear wall design published in AISC's Engineering Journaland the p

October 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The AISC T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award is presented annually by the American Institute of Steel...

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Improved energy efficiency is a key feature of the latest escalator models. Variable-speed escalators like this one automaticall

October 12, 2011 | By Susan Bady, Contributing Editor

Elevators and escalators have been re-engineered to help building owners reduce energy consumptio...

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Known as the 'NEXT Living EcoSuite,' the penthouse suite is located in Toronto's King West neighborhood, at Tridel's successful

October 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff


Tridel teams up with Cisco and Control4 to unveil the future of green condo living in Ca...

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Panoptix is an intuitive user experience and a subscription-based business model mean that sophisticated building management is

October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Panoptix combines latest technology, new business model and industry-leading expertise to make bu...

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There is now a call for making enhanced resilience of a buildings structure to natural and man-made disasters the first conside

October 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

There is now a call for making enhanced resilience of a building’s structure to natural and man-m...

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Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technologys (MIT) Concrete Sustainability Hub conducted a life-cycle assessment (

October 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Concrete Sustainability Hub cond...

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Aqua Building, Chicago.

September 20, 2011 | By the Chicago Tribune

Jeanne Gang, a 2011 MacArthur Fellowship winner described by the foundation as "an architect chal...

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Lend Lease is honored to be the general contractor for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum project at the World Trade Ce

September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Lend Lease is honored to be the general contractor for the National September 11 Memorial & M...

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Dennis Poon

September 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff


During his 30-plus years of experience, Poon has been responsible for the design and con...

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September 06, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 108 floor mixed-use skyscraper consists of offices, apartments, hotels and shopping malls on...

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May 25, 2011

Emaar Properties teamed up with LEGO to create a miniature version of the Burj Khalifa as part of...

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May 17, 2011

Suggestions are being made that Washington revise its restrictions on building heights. Architect...

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April 19, 2011

Our friends at Inhabitat have rounded up 15 incredible buildings—from underground cities to verti...

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March 22, 2011

Plans for Hunter’s Point South, the largest new affordable housing complex to be built in New Yor...

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March 11, 2011

The Alter Group is partnering with White Oak Realty Partners to develop a 490,000-sf high-perform...

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March 09, 2011

Winners of the eVolo 2011 Skyscraper Competition include a high-rise recycling center in New Delh...

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March 02, 2011

Besides making cities more affordable and architecturally interesting, tall buildings are greener...

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February 17, 2011

Chicago-based Goettsch Partners was commissioned by developer Guangzhou R&F Properties Co. Lt...

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February 11, 2011

The Legacy at Millennium Park is a 72-story, mixed-use complex that rises high above Chicago’s Mi...

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