Building Types

When it comes down to it, all buildings have things in common: the need for great design, engineering, construction, and management, when the structure is completed. Harmonizing those elements is a skill that translates to any building project you might have on your hands.
CSHQA office, Boise, Idaho. Photo: Nichiha

CSHQA office, Boise, Idaho. Photo: Nichiha

September 25, 2014 | Nichiha Sponsored Content

When it came time for CSHQA, an award-winning, full-service architecture and engineering firm, to...

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September 25, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Aarhus Island will be a waterside development in Denmark's second-largest city. The mixed-use dev...

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September 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for a new hotel in the Persian Gulf are taking Dubai’s Palm Islands concept to a whole new...

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Images courtesy Biomuseo. Photo: Fernando Alda

Images courtesy Biomuseo. Photo: Fernando Alda

September 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Gehry's design for the Biomuseo, or Museum of Biodiversity, draws inspiration from the site's nat...

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Photo: Samuel Boisvert via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Samuel Boisvert via Wikimedia Commons

September 24, 2014 | AIA

On the heels of recording its strongest pace of growth since 2007, there continues to be an incre...

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September 24, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The guidelines will cover the pros and cons of different intersection designs and types of protec...

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Photo: Epicgenius via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Epicgenius via Wikimedia Commons

September 23, 2014 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The $35 million Phase 3, known as High Line at the Rail Yards, broke ground September 20, 2012, a...

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September 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Forget the cubist, clinical, glass and concrete jungle of today's financial districts. Shenzhen's...

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September 23, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The report contains 12 case studies of cities around the world that have applied advanced flood m...

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Photos and renderings courtesy H3/Maritime Museum

Photos and renderings courtesy H3/Maritime Museum

September 22, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Nine years after the Museum of Maritime and Seafood Industry in Biloxi, Miss., was damaged by Hur...

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September 22, 2014 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

From metal mesh panels to concealed-suspension ceilings, here's our roundup of the latest acousti...

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Perkins Eastman and Turner Construction led the effort to convert the once-endan

Perkins Eastman and Turner Construction led the effort to convert the once-endangered Curran OToole Building in Manhattans Gre

September 21, 2014 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Repurposing existing retail and office space is becoming an increasingly popular strategy for hos...

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September 19, 2014 | Smithsonian Institute

The Charles McC. Mathias Laboratory will emit 37% less CO2 than a comparable lab that does not me...

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September 19, 2014 | International Interior Design Association

Winners of IIDA's 2014 Healthcare Interior Design Competition include Perkins+Will, AECOM, Buffal...

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September 18, 2014 | BD+C Staff

OMA, Höweler + Yoon, NEXT Architects, and Cooper, Robertson & Partners have just released the...

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September 17, 2014 | American Builders

SunTrust Park will be constructed by American Builders 2017, a joint venture between Brasfield...

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Googles data centers include this massive server room in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Googles data centers include this massive server room in Council Bluffs, Iowa. The company operates some 900,000 servers in abo

September 17, 2014 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

From the dozen or so facilities housing Google’s 900,000 servers to the sprawling server farms of...

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Hyatt Place in Washington, D.C. Photo: courtesy Cooper Carry

Hyatt Place in Washington, D.C. Photo: courtesy Cooper Carry

September 16, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Tutor Perini, Gensler, and AECOM top BD+C's rankings of design and construction firms with the mo...

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Renderings and photos courtesy of Shigeru Ban Architects

Renderings and photos courtesy of Shigeru Ban Architects

September 16, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Shigeru Ban has won an international competition organized by Th...

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September 16, 2014 | BD+C Staff

National Parks Now asks entrants to propose all types of interventions for parks, including inter...

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Head offices for the Federation of Korean Industries. Photo: courtesy Adrian Smi

Head offices for the Federation of Korean Industries. Photo: courtesy Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

September 16, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Parsons Brinckerhoff, Gensler, and Jacobs top BD+C's rankings of U.S.-based design and constructi...

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September 15, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announces the winning design by MRA+A Álvarez...

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September 15, 2014 | Perkins+Will

The new hospital will be home to numerous hospital services including public health, accident and...

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September 15, 2014 | KTGY Group

The new urban residential community at 1001 S. Olive Street will offer open floor plans consistin...

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Tampa VA Hospital. Photo: courtesy VA

Tampa VA Hospital. Photo: courtesy VA

September 15, 2014 | BD+C Staff

CannonDesign, Clark Group, and URS top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest Veterans Administr...

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September 12, 2014

The Armstrong facility is the first building in Pennsylvania and among only 17 buildings globally...

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September 12, 2014 | Friends of the High Line

For the first time, visitors will be able to walk the full length of The High Line, covering 22 c...

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The Observation Post / CMG Landscape Architecture. Image CMG Landscape Architecture Courtesy of the Presidio Trust

September 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

To turn the underdeveloped area by Chrissy Field into new public space, San Francisco's Presidio...

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MBTA Revere Transit Facility & Streetscape project in Revere, Mass. Photo: court

MBTA Revere Transit Facility & Streetscape project in Revere, Mass. Photo: courtesy Suffolk Construction

September 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Leo A Daly, URS, and Skanska head BD+C's rankings of the largest transit facility sector design a...

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Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Houston. Photo: Farragutful via Wikimedia Comm

Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Houston. Photo: Farragutful via Wikimedia Commons

September 09, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Brasfield & Gorrie, Gensler, and Jacobs top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest religious...

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