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.
May 10, 2011

The current Googleplex is straining at the seams and yet the company is preparing its biggest hir...

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May 10, 2011

Can you name the nation’s greenest K-12 school? How about the greenest commercial building? If yo...

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May 10, 2011

Many federal agencies are struggling to convert their existing buildings to meet green standards,...

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May 10, 2011

Take a look at the temporary restaurant sitting atop Brussels’ historic Arc de Triomphe-Triomfboo...

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May 05, 2011

Worldwide, sound levels inside hospitals average 72 decibels during the day and 60 decibels at ni...

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May 03, 2011

One reason the U.S. government pushed for homeownership is because it’s thought to reduce turnove...

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April 22, 2011

The GSA is testing and evaluating 16 emerging sustainable building technologies and practices in...

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April 19, 2011

The Toronto architecture firm Johnson Chou likes to put a twist on its pared-down interiors, and...

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April 14, 2011

The U.S. is putting greater emphasis on greening its worldwide portfolio of embassies. The U.S. S...

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April 14, 2011

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) introduces its latest green building rating system, LEED...

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April 13, 2011

Erin’s Pavilion, a welcome and visitors center at the 80-acre Edwin Watts Southwind Park in Sprin...

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April 13, 2011

Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg, Va., is the commonwealth’s first inpatient healthca...

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April 13, 2011

Margulies Perruzzi Architects, Boston, designed the new 11,460-sf offices for consultant Interact...

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April 13, 2011

The expansion and renovation of the Museum of the Moving Image in the Astoria section of Queens,...

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April 13, 2011

People parking their cars inside the new Research Drive garage at Duke University are making hist...

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April 13, 2011

The long-vacant Sears Roebuck building in Portland, Maine, was redeveloped into the corporate hea...

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April 12, 2011

The Livingston Dining Commons at Rutgers University’s Livingston Campus in New Brunswick, N.J., w...

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April 12, 2011

The Galleria at Sowwah Square in Abu Dhabi will be built in a prime location within Sowwah Island...

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April 12, 2011

Located adjacent to New York City’s High Line Park, 500 West 23rd Street will offer 111 luxury re...

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April 12, 2011

The College of New Jersey broke ground on its 79,000-sf School of Education building in Ewing, N....

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April 12, 2011

An abandoned state mental health facility in Boston’s prestigious Longwood Medical Area is being...

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April 12, 2011

Suffolk Construction broke ground recently for the Miami-Dade County Children’s Courthouse, a $32...

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April 12, 2011

After 28 years, SFJAZZ is getting its first permanent home. The San Francisco-based nonprofit, wh...

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April 12, 2011

Greenville, S.C.-based design and construction firm O’Neal Inc. is providing design, engineering,...

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April 12, 2011

A $13 million gift from the Otis Booth Foundation is funding a new entrance pavilion at the Natur...

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April 05, 2011

Architect Zaha Hadid  is in high demand these days, designing projects in Hong Kong, Milan, and S...

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April 05, 2011

The U.S. sports industry generates $414 billion annually. The amount of energy being consumed is...

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March 30, 2011

Situated on the Texas Medical Center’s North Campus in Houston, the new Methodist Hospital Resear...

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March 30, 2011

As U.S. chain retailers absorb the lessons of the Great Recession, many big-box chains have start...

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