Intelligent airports empowered by a robust network infrastructure, integrated systems and security, and real-time data sharing are the future of travel. Learn how Leidos is helping airport operators and general contractors design, connect, and protect intelligent airports.read more
The Museu do Amanhã in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photos courtesy Santiago Calatrava Architects and Engineers.
The Museu do Amanhã addresses the future of the planet and has an inventive, futuristic design it...read more
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Computational and Research Theory Facility. Perkins+Will was the designer. Thornton Tomasetti provided structural design. Image courtesy Perkins+Will/Drew Kelly
Government projects that feature sustainable practices like high-efficiency LED lighting, improve...read more
Optimizing the window-to-wall ratio was a design focus for FXFowle (architect) on the 600-unit Crossing at Jamaica Station redevelopment, in Queens, N.Y. Also on the Building Team: ICOR Consulting Engineers (MEP), and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff (SE). Image courtesy FXFowle.
A number of green prerogatives are having a beneficial impact on multifamily design and construct...read more
Renderings courtesy John Buck Company
The 35-story building will have plenty of column-free space.
Design A, from Japanese architect Kengo Kuma. Images: Japan Sports Council
Both cost less than the Zaha Hadid proposal that was scrapped over the summer.
The Global Contemporary Art Museum in North Adams, Mass. Renderings courtesy Gluckman Tang Architects
The goal is to create a “cultural corridor” between North Adams and Williamstown, Mass.
Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver. Photo: Jeffrey Beall/Creative Commons
CBRE Healthcare's Charles Maggio breaks down the impacts of the new legislation, which affects ou...read more
Photo: Tom Ipri/Creative Commons
Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies released its biennial rental housing report, and it fo...read more
A significant construction and development boom is altering Fort Lauderdale's skyline with new high rises. Image courtesy Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance.
This business-friendly South Florida market has several large hotel and multifamily projects in c...read more
B2 BKLYN. Photo: Field Condition
The president of its FC Modular division says new projects are under consideration, even as compe...read more
House of Sports in Ardsley, N.Y., is home to a soccer field on the third floor of a downtown buil...read more
The 17-story, 206-room Hyatt Place in Chicago is designed to achieve LEED Silver certification. The Building Team: VOA Associates (architect), Forefront Structural Engineers (SE), KJWW Engineering Consultants (MEP), Eriksson Engineering Associates (CE), Arup (acoustic engineer), and Wolff Landscape Architecture. Photo: courtesy OTO Development
In October 2008, The Proximity, a 147-room hotel in Greensboro, N.C., became the first LEED Plati...read more
Images courtesy Cintec.
For the Twin Towers of Port Baku, the restoration requires an elaborate anchoring and stabilizati...read more
Images courtesy Latitude 33.
Cross Border Xpress is the first phase of a larger development that will include hotels and offic...read more
Photo: joevare/Creative Commons
One resident says living in the curvy, glass 100 Eleventh Avenue building is like being in a wind...read more
Colorado State University students gather outside of the school’s LEED Platinum Pavilion at Laurel Village in Fort Collins. The 11,500-sf, $5.5 million facility was designed by 4240 Architecture to function as a village square, with a sloped green lawn for outdoor performances and outdoor seating areas. Photo: Raul Garcia, courtesy 4240 Architecture
Buzzwords like “living lab” and “experiential learning” are indicative of the trend toward more h...read more
Kaiser Permanente’s San Diego Central Hospital Medical Center has been designed to consume 30% less energy than the ASHRAE 90.1-2007 baseline. Building Team: CO Architects (designer), KPFF (SE), Arup (MEP), and Hensel Phelps Construction (GC). Courtesy CO Architects
Several years ago, the healthcare industry would have ranked in the bottom tier among adopters of...read more
Photo: Nate Burgos/Creative Commons
Report cites work-life balance as the top reason for implementing “distributed work” strategies....
Ambler Boiler House, on a brownfield site in Pennsylvania, was reinvented as a Class A office with geothermal heat pumps and a graywater reuse system. The Building Team: Heckendorn & Shiles (architect), Elton & Thompson (SE), Bala Consulting Engineers (MEP/FP, Cx), Alderson Engineering (geothermal), Domus (CM). Courtesy Bala Consulting Engineers
Some developers are missing an opportunity by downplaying sustainability at a time when demand fo...read more
Photos courtesy Mary Free Bed YMCA
The 116,200-sf Mary Free Bed YMCA in Grand Rapids is accessable for everyone who uses the facilit...read more
An Airbnb office in Toronto. Photo: Raysonho/Wikimedia Commons.
Some developers are thinking about that possibility, says one West Coast real estate consultant. ...
A team of students from Virginia Tech and local architects from Brown Craig Turner submitted the BeMORE Flats design, which won the Most Resilient Design award.
Teams competed to provide the best social and environmental design solutions for the city’s exist...read more
Rendering courtesy HKS
U.S. Bank Stadium will have an ETFE (ethylene tetrafluoroethylene) pneumatic roof, a durable, fle...read more
All photos courtesy Milwaukee Art Museum
The lakefront addition gives visitors expansive views both inside and out.
Photo: Leonard G./Wikimedia Commons
U.S. airports can now use more aesthetically pleasing building-to-plane links.
Architects Kazuyo Sejima and Rue Nishizawa describe their design as “an extension of the park." Renderings courtesy SANAA
After months of deliberation, the Japanese firm ultimately won the tie with Snøhetta.
Renderings courtesy Herzog & de Meuron (via ArchDaily)
As many as 264 brick piers will line the perimeter of the stadium and extend to a steel ring perc...read more
All images courtesy of Perkins+Will / Hedrich Blessing
The design orients labs like flower petals around a large light-filled central atrium; the effect...read more
Modules for a data center for one of Skanska’s telecommunications clients were built in an offsite factory. Callison was the architect. Cosentini Associates provided engineering. Photo: Adam Friedberg
Data centers account for 2% of the nation’s electricity consumption and about 30% of the power us...read more
The Modern Art Center in Vilnius, Lithuania, has a white concrete exterior that references the local materials of the city. Renderings courtesy Studio Libeskind
Located in the national capital of Vilnius, the Modern Art Center will be home to 4,000 works of...read more