Products and Services

February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Nearly half of all contractor purchases made from stores like Home Depot and Lowe's.

The project is comprised of more than 15,000 high efficiency SunPower panels, an

The project is comprised of more than 15,000 high efficiency SunPower panels, and generates approximately the amount of power re

February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Solar array among the largest rooftop systems in North America.

February 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Portfolio includes curtain wall systems, windows, entrances and framing systems.

Building owners must plan ahead for roof replacement to avoid emergency leak rem

Building owners must plan ahead for roof replacement to avoid emergency leak remediation expenses.

January 31, 2012 | By Deborah J. Costantini, AIA, and Michael S. Pereira, Assoc. AIA, Hoffmann Architects, Inc.

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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Osso's walls feature barn wood finishes, fabric and cowhide coverings, inset bac

Osso's walls feature barn wood finishes, fabric and cowhide coverings, inset back lighting and hand-cut mirrors.

January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Designed by François Fossard, Osso's upscale interior includes tapered, twisted decorative column...

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American Standard

Jay D. Gould

January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Gould succeeds Don Devine, who led the successful turnaround of American Standard Brands.

Data centers

The growing dependence on the data center means growing consequences of downtime. If all 509,147 data centers went out 2.5 times

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Advances in technology, an increased reliance on the Internet and social media as well as an incr...

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The second phase also included marine construction of five of the original six ferry slips, as well as restoration of the exteri

December 21, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Restoration of ferry slips, expanded service to benefit commuters.

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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At $48.27 per square foot, New York City is the most expensive commercial real e

At $48.27 per square foot, New York City is the most expensive commercial real estate market in the U.S.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

New York City, Washington, D.C. and San Mateo, Calif., rank highest in rents.

BCA

A unique and valuable aspect of the document is to identify several of the most common issues, pitfalls and challenges that BCA

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

This publicly available document is applicable to most building types and distills the long list...

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Tishman

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

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Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldnt need any attention fo

Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldnt need any attention for a long time.

December 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Tyler Junior College wanted a roofing system that wouldn’t need any attention for a long time....

Lutron LEED Gold Washington DC

Lutrons Washington, D.C. facility showcases commercial products in use in a variety of vignettes such as conference rooms, and

December 13, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

LEED certification of the Lutron facility was based on a number of green design and construction...

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CRSI Design Awards

Award-winning projects will be showcased in a national promotional campaign that includes a recognition brochure, press releases

December 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The final deadline is extended until December 31st, with judging shortly thereafter at the World...

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Great Solutions BD+C December 2011

In Orlando, sculpture can be found in unexpected places.

December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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Glass balconies BD+C December 2011

When the glazing system windows are open, horizontal twin ball-bearing runner carriages with a high load-bearing capacity keep s

December 10, 2011 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Operable glass balcony glazing systems provide solution to increase usable space in residential a...

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NSF International Sustainable Wallcoverings standard ANSI

NSF International developed the standard for Sustainable Wallcoverings to help architects, designers, retailers and consumers id

December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

TRI-KES demonstrates leadership in environmental stewardship as the first distributor to earn qua...

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Autodesk purchases Horizontal Systems

The acquisition of Horizontal Systems will help accelerate the movement of BIM to the cloud.

December 07, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Acquisition extends and accelerates cloud-based BIM solutions for collaboration, data, and lifecy...

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USGBC World Green Building Council's Government Leadership Awards

New York and San Francisco are strong models for green building policy. The United States continues to be at the forefront of th

December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

USGBC commends two U.S. cities for their innovation in green building leadership.

Summit Design+Build Chicago's Esquire Theatre

To maintain the Oak Street streetscape, boutique retail will be included on the ground floor and floors will be raised to match

December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The 33,000 square foot building will undergo an extensive structural remodel and core & shell...

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Fraser Brown MacKenna Green Gown Award GE Fogg Building

Once uneconomic to heat and suffering from extreme solar glare, the concrete structure of the building was corroded and the wind

December 05, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Working closely with staff at Queen Mary University of London, MEP Engineers Mott MacDonald, Cost...

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Legrand white house energy building better plants leadership initiative

The company is one of just nine U.S. industrial organizations that have joined the initiative as Challenge Partners, pledging to

December 02, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Company agrees to aggressive energy savings and reporting.

Nauset Construction Corp. Danvers Massachusetts healthcare facility College

Nauset Construction Corp. has broken ground on a 72,000 sf healthcare facility in Danvers, Mass. for College Street Partners, an

December 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The $20 million project is scheduled to be completed by December 2012. 

Green school house LEED Platinum Phoenix

The 6,000-sf project in Phoenix will be the launching pad of state-of-the-art green schoolhouses across the country on Title 1,

December 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Phoenix public school receives the generous gift of a state-of-the-art building for student and c...

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VLK Architects LEED Silver certification

VLK Architects has received LEED Silver Certification for Commercial Interiors for its Fort Worth office from the U.S. Green Bui

December 01, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The West 7th development, which houses the firm’s office, was designed to be LEED for Core &...

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Kingspan Insulated Panels Environmental Product Declaration

Information in the declaration is based on an ISO-compliant life cycle assessment and verified by a third party, in the case of

November 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

EPD is a standardized, internationally recognized tool for providing information on a product’s e...

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AIA finance design construction

The lack of financing especially to the design and construction sector, which accounts for $1 in $9 of U.S. Gross Domestic Produ

November 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Persistent financing crunch continues to plague design and construction sector.

SB Architects Mission Hills Springs and Spa China

The Mission Hills Volcanic Mineral Springs and Spa, one of the worlds largest spa destinations, is located on the Northern coas

November 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Mission Hills Volcanic Mineral Springs and Spa is home to the largest natural springs reserve in...

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