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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.
November 09, 2010 |

Cool roofs, solar water heating, and advanced metering are among energy-efficiency elements that...

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November 09, 2010 |

How do you design a library when print books are no longer its core business? Turn them into mass...

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November 03, 2010 |

Designed by ZGF Architects, in association with OPN Architects, the Biorenewable Research Laborat...

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November 03, 2010 |

The new Cantigny Outdoor Education Center, located within the 500-acre Cantigny Park in Wheaton,...

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November 03, 2010 |

The renovation and expansion of the public works operations facility in Wilmette, Ill., including...

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November 03, 2010 |

The Milwaukee (Wis.) Community Sailing Center’s new facility on Lake Michigan counts a geothermal...

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November 03, 2010 |

Pfeiffer Partners Architects, in collaboration with Mithun Architects, programmed, planned, and d...

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November 03, 2010 |

Tocci Building Companies will start digging next June for the Black Rock Congregational Church in...

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November 03, 2010 |

Horizons at Morgan Hill, a 49-unit affordable senior housing community in Morgan Hill, Calif., wa...

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November 03, 2010 |

SchenkelShultz has completed design of the new 101,270-sf elementary Highlands Elementary School,...

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November 03, 2010 |

The first phase of Pearl River New Town, an 80-acre project in Chengdu, in China’s Wenjiang Distr...

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November 03, 2010 |

Goettsch Partners, in collaboration with Omrania & Associates (architect of record) and David...

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November 03, 2010 |

The Sustainable Energy Technology Center has broken ground in October on the Danville, Va., campu...

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November 03, 2010 |

Students at Bowling Green State University in Ohio will be eating in a new LEED Platinum multiuse...

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November 02, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The Trinity River Audubon Center, which sits within a 6,000-acre forest just outside Dallas, util...

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November 02, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Building Design+Construction takes a retrospective tour of a pace-setting LEED project.

November 02, 2010 | By Jeff Yoders, Contributing Editor

Building-integrated wind turbines lend a futuristic look to a parking structure in Chicago’s tren...

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November 01, 2010 |

The $41 million Arlington Grove mixed-use development in St. Louis is viewed as a major step in r...

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November 01, 2010 |

John Pearce, FAIA, University Architect at Duke University, Durham, N.C., tells BD+C’s Robert Cas...

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November 01, 2010 |

The first tenants of the Millennium Water development in Vancouver, B.C., were Olympic athletes c...

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October 27, 2010 |

MVE Institutional design...

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October 21, 2010 |

The General Services Administration has increased its sustainability requirements and now mandate...

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October 19, 2010 |

Masdar City, the world’s only zero-carbon city, is on track to be built in Abu Dhabi, with comple...

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October 14, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards — Gold Award. When the Boston Watch Company opened its factory...

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October 13, 2010 |

A curving, 550-foot-long glass arcade dubbed the “Wall of Light” is the standout architectural an...

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October 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The AEC industry shares a widespread obsession with the new. New is fresh. New is youthful. New i...

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October 13, 2010 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor; Photo: © Sean Airhart/NBBJ

The $137 million, 12-story, 500,000-sf Miami Valley Hospital cardiac center, Dayton, Ohio, is the...

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October 13, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

Sundra L. Ryce, President and CEO of SLR Contracting & Service Company, Buffalo, N.Y., talks...

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October 13, 2010 |

The Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn., expanded its D unit, a project th...

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October 13, 2010 |

Intercontinental|Exchange, a Chicago-based financial firm, hired design/engineering firm Epstein...

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