High-rise Construction

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argu

The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argument between building new energy efficient build

July 02, 2012 | Beth Carter

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy...

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June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

This is the first time the CTBUH Board of Trustees has awarded the prize to two individuals joint...

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The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p

The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master plan to promote sustainability and positive envir

June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

Scheduled for completion in 2016, Block H consists of a luxury 5-Star hotel and

Scheduled for completion in 2016, Block H consists of a luxury 5-Star hotel and high-end serviced residential building containin

June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The master plan, created by Studio Daniel Libeskind, is a dynamic urban environment containing co...

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Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe

Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe Building, in the penthouse of which Daniel Burnh

June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tenants can exceed building energy challenge targets recently announced by Mayor Emanuel.

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

Soaring to a height of 1,776 feet (540-meter), the 2.6-million-square-foot (242,

Soaring to a height of 1,776 feet (540-meter), the 2.6-million-square-foot (242,000-square-meter) the new One World Trade Center

May 15, 2012

One of the biggest challenges in developing this concrete mixture was meeting the Port Authority...

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The 4.2-million-sf (389,980-square-meters) project has been designed to LEED go

The 4.2-million-sf (389,980-square-meters) project has been designed to LEED gold standards with a high performance envelope, o

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

Towers 1 and 2about 450 meters and 390 meters tall, respectivelyshare an architectural language and, therefore, a close family

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

Construction crews set in place a steel horizontal beam at a height of about 1,270 feet, topping by about 20 feet th(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

The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copper-colored brise-soleil, graduated in color from

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

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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Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can prote

Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can protect against damage in case of an earthquake and a

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

BrickellHouse will offer condos ranging in size from studios and 1-, 2-, 3-bedroom units, to 7,000 sf penthouses.

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

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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Jim Bald

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

Mitsubishi Electric newly developed a control cable that is 20% lighter than the one used for the former product.

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

The Bank of America Plaza in Atlanta was taken back by its lender at a foreclosure auction.

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

The $110 million Math and Science Building occupies the area immediately east of the existing Learning and Resource Building and

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

The repair was not proposed as a permanent solution to the building's flaws, but as a way to keep it stable through a larger tri

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

Contractors want to preserve the Harmon as possibly the world's largest trial exhibit so they can conduct physical tests to rebu

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

The revised design keeps the obelisk form of the original with enclosed space giving way to a see-through crown.

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

The warp-speed construction is a startling illustration of the building boom in China.

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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Ahmed Al Hashimi

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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The modules are part of this 122.4 kW rooftop array. At an elevation of 737 feet from the ground, this is the

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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Designed by architectural firm TSC Design, the project will see Hollister renovate the buildings interior, including the elevat

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

Tulsas 36-story Mid-Continent Tower has been recognized with the prestigious 25 Year Award from the Eastern Oklahoma Chapter of

January 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

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

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