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.
February 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction workers placed the final structural steel beam atop the Plant, which was designed wi...

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Designed by architectural firm Levi + Wong Design Associates Inc., the 40,000 sq
February 08, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Theater, library, fitness center, and bistro enhance facility.

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.

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The West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Canada features a gross leasable space of 35
February 08, 2012 | BY BD+C Staff

Historically, malls have always been the icons of America – the first mall ever was built in Minn...

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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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February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Downsizing has resulted in retaining the most experienced and best-trained personnel who are the...

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February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens support is earmarked for the school’s Fire Protection Engineering Lab, a facility that ha...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Winning projects will be featured in the May issue of BD+C. 

February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Bridgeland Elementary School will be a new prototype school for the District. Designed to mee...

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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Expansion caps year of growth for Shawmut.

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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February 02, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

$456 million Institute will be comprehensive heart center for 21st Century.

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The two buildings add 208,000 square feet of collaborative research space to the campus.

One notable newly certified LEED project in 2011 included the Wrigley Building i
February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

USGBC releases list of top U.S. states for LEED-certified projects in 2011.

February 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Member-to-member information exchange measures energy use, carbon footprint of commercial portfol...

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Chapman Construction/Design, based in Newton, Mass., takes pride in its close-kn
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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Texas A&M UniversityCorpus Christis fusion facility combines academic departme
January 31, 2012 | By David Mills, AIA, and Michael Medici, AIA

‘Fusing’ multiple functions into a single building can make it greater than the sum of its parts....

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January 31, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Leading construction management firm overseeing one of first healthcare projects in the country t...

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January 31, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Located adjacent to the existing elementary school, the $28 million, 82,000 s/f Pre-K to eighth G...

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January 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens contributes training modules and technology to support hands-on courses.

January 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Intended to be the centerpiece of the College’s transformation from a commuter college to a 24-ho...

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January 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction manager Sordoni Construction Co. along with the design team of Payette Architects an...

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January 26, 2012 | Reuters

The buildings, one 20 floors high, collapsed on Wednesday night in a cloud of dust and smoke just...

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January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Passive design principles give form to a sustainable, restorative environment for the children of...

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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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January 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Energy efficient lighting installed at PDC reduce costs and improves player performance.

January 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Odebrecht Award for sustainable development rewards future leaders in engineering and chemist...

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January 19, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new facility provides programs for the Texas A&M Health Science Center, the Texas Brain a...

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Skidmore Owings & Merrill Greenland Group Suzhou Center
January 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The 75-level building is designed to accommodate a complex mixed-use program including office, se...

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January 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

5,700 square-foot operating suite to be test bed for next generation of imaged-guided operating t...

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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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