Structural Materials

Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint

Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance a vegetated roof; photovoltaic array; w

February 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...

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AISC holds the view that open standards will never be able to transfer every piece of data a user or client may want, or indeed

October 14, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

AISC is working to bring that vision to reality by developing a three-step interoperability strat...

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May 18, 2011 | By Kate Cline, Associate Editor

Successful metal-plate-connected wood truss projects require careful attention to detail from Bui...

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May 10, 2011

Roberto Leon, William Segui, Atorod Azizinamini, David Platten, Reidar Bjorhovde, Karl Frank, Dav...

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May 03, 2011

According to the World Steel Association's short range outlook for 2011 and 2012, steel use will...

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December 17, 2010

Structural insulated panels are gaining the attention of Building Teams interested in achieving h...

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November 16, 2010

MGM Resorts officials want to demolish the unopened 27-story Harmon Hotel—one of the main compone...

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November 16, 2010

Gary Heasley, president of New Millennium Building Systems, Fort Wayne, Ind., and EVP of its pare...

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November 01, 2010

The first tenants of the Millennium Water development in Vancouver, B.C., were Olympic athletes c...

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October 13, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor; Photo: © Sean Airhart/NBBJ

The $137 million, 12-story, 500,000-sf Miami Valley Hospital cardiac center, Dayton, Ohio, is the...

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October 13, 2010

The $4.8 million Lewis and Clark Confluence Tower in Hartford, Ill., commemorates explorers Meriw...

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October 12, 2010

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the release of the 2010 Fire Resist...

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September 13, 2010 | Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Two veteran structural engineers give you the lowdown on how to trim costs the next time you buil...

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January 01, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief

About five or six years ago, officials at the University of California at Berkeley came to the co...

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December 01, 2009 | By Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

Italian architect Renzo Piano refers to his $294 million, 264,000-sf Modern Wing of the Art Insti...

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October 06, 2009

A fabric-covered, steel frame practice facility owned by the National Football League’s Dallas Co...

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October 06, 2009

Morphosis Architects, under the direction of renowned architect and UCLA professor Thom Mayne, ha...

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October 06, 2009

MIT today announced the creation of the Concrete Sustainability Hub, a research center establishe...

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September 24, 2009

The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announces the formation of a new technical committee on Bui...

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August 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief; Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor; Dave Barista, Managing Editor; and Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

27. Next-Generation Green Roofs Sprout up in New York New York is not particularly known for its...

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August 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief; Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor; Dave Barista, Managing Editor; and Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

14. Mod Pod A Nod to Flex Biz Designed by the British firm Tate + Hindle, the OfficePOD is a flex...

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July 31, 2009

The ecoFLEX project, designed by a team from Shepley Bulfinch, has won a prestigious 2009 Unbuilt...

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July 29, 2009

Developed for designers and engineers, "Blast Resistant Design Guide for Reinforced Concrete Stru...

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July 08, 2009 | Norman B. Martin, Chief Elevator Inspector, State of Ohio
June 17, 2009

A proposed hazardous air pollutant regulation for the cement industry undermines the balance betw...

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