Reconstruction & Renovation

JJCs Facility Services Building is part of a $220 million master plan aimed at

JJCs Facility Services Building is part of a $220 million master plan aimed at transforming the colleges approach to sustainab

March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

With construction managed by Gilbane Building Company, Joliet Junior College’s Facility Services...

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Plans for the residential floors convert the space from double loaded corridors

Plans for the residential floors convert the space from double loaded corridors into a single hallway lined with windows that lo

March 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Withee Malcolm Architects’ designs for the project include the complete renovation of the Dunbar...

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The U-Haul project utilized an existing industrial warehouse built in the early 1930s that was located in Milwaukee's Fifth Ward

February 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new elements of the facility now include: efficient lighting with day-lighting controls and o...

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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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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonr...

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The construction firm also recently completed two stores for the maternity retai

The construction firm also recently completed two stores for the maternity retailer under the Motherhood Maternity name: a 1,852

February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Englewood’s newest project for Wisconsin-based doll retailer American Girl, the company will comb...

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February 14, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

SAIC’s services will include a broad variety of new construction projects and maintenance and rep...

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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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Americas first presidential library, and the only one used by a sitting president, was conceived and built under President Roos

February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

EYP Architecture & Engineering is architect for the $35 million National Archives Administrat...

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The proximity of the newly constructed common area to Hutchins Hall posed a unique challenge to the building team. Because these

February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

When the University embarked on its first major addition since the opening of Hutchins Hall in 19...

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The interior design includes carpet with 65% recycled content, light fixtures re

The interior design includes carpet with 65% recycled content, light fixtures reused from the existing building, and natural lig

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The 63,500 sf building allows AIM to consolidate its previous two locations under one roof, with...

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The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project he

The reconstruction of the Modern Theatre revived a city landmark. The project helped reinvigorate Boston's Downtown Crossing.

January 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A savvy Building Team reconstructs a Boston landmark into a multiuse masterpiece for Suffolk Univ...

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Chapman Construction/Design, based in Newton, Mass., takes pride in its close-kn

Chapman Construction/Design, based in Newton, Mass., takes pride in its close-knit, team-oriented culture.

January 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Chapman Construction/Design builds a working culture around sustainability—for its clients, and f...

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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.

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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Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen marks the fifth build-out that Summit has completed within the 626 W. Jackson building in the past 18

January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Applegate & Thorne-Thomsen's new office suite features private offices, open office area, con...

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Two hundred-ninety four solar panels help power the McDonalds restaurant at 2242 University Avenue in Riverside, Calif. On Jan

January 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

McDonald's restaurant recognized for significant energy savings.

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.

January 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The work includes constructing open space areas, new conference, trading and training rooms, alon...

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Smith Consulting Architects Flower Hill San Diego

The 14-acre center, originally built in 1977, is one of San Diego's premier shopping and dining destinations, with a collection

January 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $22 million expansion includes a 75,000-square-foot, two-story retail/office building and a 3...

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The former dark and dreary basement of the Idaho State Capitol has been transformed into a light-filled public entry and educat

January 12, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

After a century of service, use, and countless modifications which eroded the historical characte...

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Summit Design + Build, LLC recently completed the new 12,000-sq. ft. LEED certif

Summit Design + Build, LLC recently completed the new 12,000-sq. ft. LEED certified retail center known as Park Place in Northbr

January 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Summit was responsible for the complete gut and renovation of the former auto repair shop which r...

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January 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2012, and will be completed by December 2012.

The Value of Historic Paint Investigations

Where the walls were previously painted white, the results of EverGreenes finishes investigation in the Illinois State Capitol

January 03, 2012 | By Amanda Stauffer, Architectural Conservator EverGreene Architectural Arts, New York, N.Y.

An expert conservator provides a three-step approach to determining a historic building’s “period...

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28th Annual Reconstruction Awards: Bringing Hope to Cancer Patients

The gothic architecture of Hope Lodge was fully restored, including the masonry. The slate roof was also replaced, and new steel

January 03, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

A gothic-style structure is reconstructed into comfortable, modern patient residence facility for...

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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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Suffolk Construction Boston Tea Party

Officials from the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum to celebrate the raising and placement of the cupola on the roof of the museu

December 27, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Topping off ceremony held on 238th Anniversary of Boston Tea Party.

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.

Aragon Construction 568 Broadway Foursquare

Aragon is constructing the top two floors of space in partnership with Echo Design + Architecture.

December 20, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

The modern, minimalist build-out will have elements of the foursquare “badges” in different aspec...

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