Reconstruction & Renovation

Formerly an open-air courtyard, the two-story grand lobby is now the centerpiece
October 05, 2012

The recent rehabilitation of 220 Water Street transforms it from a vacant manufacturing facility...

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After years of neglect, the Building Team returned the lobby of the former Hotel
October 05, 2012

In April 2010, the Building Team of Rule Joy Trammell + Rubio, Stanley D. Lindsey & Associate...

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A former movie house, the Allen Theatre was built in 1921 to seat more than 3,00
October 04, 2012

The $30 million project resulted in three new theatres in the existing 81,500-sf space and a 44,0...

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The Building Team preserved more than 65,000 glass blocks, which, if laid end to
October 04, 2012

Reconstruction centered on Building 91.1, a historic (1937) five-story former machine shop, with...

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Gallery forum at the Rice Fergus Miller Office & Studio, Bremerton, Wash. The Bu
October 04, 2012

Rice Fergus Miller bought a vacant and derelict Sears Auto and converted the 30,000 gsf space int...

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City Hall, as viewed through historic City Hall Park . Designed by architects Jo
October 04, 2012

New York's City Hall last received a major renovation nearly a century ago. Four years ago, a Bui...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Reed Construction was contracted to complete the full third floor build-out which included the co...

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The $7.1 million project consists of 14,000-sf of renovations, including a 5,500
July 25, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Construction for McMahon Dining Hall will be completed in September 2012.

New Yorks Marble Collegiate Church, designed by Samuel A. Warner (completed 185
July 19, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Giants 300 reconstruction sector firms ‘pumping fresh blood in tired spaces.’

July 03, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

As a share of total construction activity reconstruction has been on the rise in the U.S. and Can...

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June 22, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Work progresses on Cultural and Performing Arts Center and Atlantic Street Park

June 18, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor

Building Teams are employing a wide variety of components and systems in their reconstruction pro...

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June 18, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

$6 million renovation converted 1980s-style building into a modern destination in uptown Dallas...

Daylighting model for the Edith GreenWendell Wyatt Federal Building, named in h
June 11, 2012 | By Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Five reconstruction projects in one city make a bottom-line case for reconstruction across the co...

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June 11, 2012 | By Marilyn E. Kaplan, RA, FAPT, and Joseph P. Hill, RA

Our experts analyze the next generation of energy and green building codes and how they impact re...

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

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

May 31, 2012 | By Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Curing agents; commercial faucets; wall-cladding systems.

The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.
May 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

An abandoned historic structure gains a new life as the focal point of a legendary military distr...

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An integral part of the balance of light and mass in many Modernist buildings, s
May 24, 2012 | By Bradley T. Carmichael, PE

This AIA CES Discovery course explores the special reconstruction questions posed by Modern-era b...

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The Welcome & Admissions Center at Roger H. Perry Hall at Champlain College, Bur
May 21, 2012 | By Jean Carroon, FAIA, LEED AP

What historic preservationists and energy-performance advocates can learn from each other.

May 14, 2012

Download the complete White Paper, Chapters 1-10

May 11, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

We offer the following recommendations in the hope that they will help step up the pace of high-p...

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May 11, 2012 | By James Qualk, LEED AP BD+C, and Steven Harrell, LEED AP O+M, CEM

Why commissioning for existing and renovated buildings needs to be continuous to be effective....

May 10, 2012 | By Pamela Dittmer McKuen, Contributing Editor

Certification for existing buildings under these two rating programs has overtaken that for new c...

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Atrium of the PORTAL at UNC Charlotte.
May 07, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Our series on college buildings continues with a look at new classroom designs, flexible space, c...

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May 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New NSF Standard provides manufacturers, specifiers and building industry with verifiable, object...

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AIA Rainscreens BD+C DEcember 2011
May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rainscreen system installed at the west building expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel...

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April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $1.2 million project consisted of a 16,000-sf interior renovation.

Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to de
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Architects and builders interested in developing water-efficient buildings invited to attend free...

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