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
Modular wall system. Photos courtesy EverBlock (via Gizmag)
Life-size EverBlocks can be used to build actual furniture, dividing walls, and free-standing she...read more
Seattle's Sunset Electric Apartments. Photo: Joe Wolf/Creative Commons
Includes linkage fee to further goal of constructing 6,000 new affordable units.
Photo: Global Access Point via Wikimedia Commons
BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest data center sector design and construction firms, as repo...read more
London's 'Walkie-Talkie.' Photo: Garry Knight/Creative Commons
The curved, glass tower at 20 Fenchurch Street in London has been known to reflect intense heat o...read more
Google's driverless car. Photo: Steve Jurvetson/Wikimedia Commons
The University of Michigan’s Mcity is a public-private partnership interested in overcoming unpre...read more
The latest St. Louis Rams stadium renderings, released Sept. 1, courtesy HOK
The stadium's newest features have been unveiled by HOK, which could give the Rams one of the mos...read more
Construction of Minneapolis's Downtown East. Photo: Tony Webster/Creative Commons
Job growth, increased business travel spending, and the rebounding U.S. have all aided the constr...read more
Eric Salard via Flickr
Several surveys gauge passenger satisfaction with airports, as flyers and airlines weigh in on te...read more
Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport by Art davis via Wikimedia Commons
Small and regional airports are in a dogfight for survival. Airlines have either cut routes to no...read more
Logan Airport Rental Car Center, Boston. Photo: Arnold Reinhold via Wikimedia Commons
AEC teams have found fertile ground in building or expanding consolidated rental car facilities,...read more
Dan Shouse via Flickr Creative Commons
In February 2015, engineering giant Arup conducted a “salon” in San Francisco on the future of av...read more
Whole Foods at Oahu's Ward Village, image courtesy Ward Village by Howard Hughes Corporation
Several high-rise projects include street-level Whole Foods Markets.
Glass enclosed work stations between patient rooms provides staff touch down areas with full view of patients without imposing upon their respite @ MaineGeneral Hospital in Augusta, Me. Photo: Anton Grassl/Esto, courtesy TRO Jung
The newly revised guidelines from the Facilities Guidelines Institute touch on six factors that a...read more
In-board placement of bathrooms buffers corridor noise for birthing rooms at MaineGeneral Hospital in Augusta, Me. Photo: Anton Grassl/Esto
Every hospital has its own “culture” of loudness and quiet. Jacobs’ Chris Kay offers steps to a t...read more
The modern hospital room, as shown here in the 36-bed emergency department at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Newton, Mass., mitigates disruptive sounds with rubberized flooring that reduces foot and equipment noise. Retractable glass doors can be closed while still providing patient observation to the staff. TRO JB provided the architecture, MEP, and FP services on this project. Turner Construction was the CM. Photo: Richard Mandelkorn
There’s a ‘decibel war’ going on in the nation’s hospitals. Progressive Building Teams are leadin...read more
The scheme envisions a single container being subdivided into several studio flats, while three-bedroom family residences could be crafted out of three containers. Renderings courtesy CRG Architects
The firm says approximately 2,500 containers would be needed to complete the design, which aims t...read more
The Hills at Vallco. Renderings courtesy Sand Hill Property Co. (via San Jose Mercury News)
The new owners of the mall in Cupertino, Calif., intend to transform the outdated shopping mall i...read more
Barack and Michelle Obama look at Chicago's skyline. Photo: Pete Souza/Wikimedia Commons
Both national and foreign firms will compete for chance to design the Chicago-based Presidential...read more
The explosive demand for tech office space in and around metropolitan areas has led to creative redevelopment opportunities for Building Teams. The Playa Jefferson complex in Playa Vista, Calif., remade a series of nondescript, low-rise office buildings into state-of-the-art tech space for mature and startup companies. Photo: Benny Chan Fotoworks, courtesy Gensler
In the race for highly coveted tech companies and startups, cities, institutions, and developers...read more
Photo: One of the cities in JLL's quiz, Bobokine/Wikimedia Commons
Clues help players name eight metropolises in The Global Cities Quiz
The swimming pool will suspend approximately 115 feet above ground. Renderings courtesy Ballymore Group
Residents and visitors will be able to swim 10 stories above ground, and see views of London....
Photo: Phil Whitehouse/Creative Commons
Millennials have been the driving force behind the growth in renovation construction projects sin...read more
Images courtesy Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects
The three-year reconstruction project included more than 30,000 preservations and repairs.
By turning furniture into downloadable templates, offices can be in charge of sourcing and manufacturing their own products. Screengrab of opendesk.cc/designs
Offices can “download” their furniture to be made locally, anywhere.
Image: Titletown District, all renderings courtesy Green Bay Packers (via Green Bay Press Gazette)
Flush with cash, the NFL team is kicking in about half of the $130 million for the 20-acre projec...read more
The 60-story, 132-residence luxury Porsche Design Tower designed by Sieger Suarez Architects prom...read more
Cincinnati Federated Building, Derek Jensen/Wikimedia Commons
The latest CBRE survey, covering the first half of the year, finds retail and hotel sectors exper...read more
According to Architizer, references to the region’s aqueous heritage will be made with fountains and a waterfall. Renderings courtesy of FR-EE Fernando Romero Enterprise.
Plans for Mexico City’s elevated park include an amphitheatre and al fresco cafés.
Photo: Alex Proimos/Wikimedia Commons
The project is the first step toward a $2.3 billion expansion of the Las Vegas Convention Center....