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.
December 01, 2009

A topping off ceremony was held in late October for 400 Fifth Avenue, a 57,000-sf high-rise that...

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December 01, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

In the market for state-of-the-art biomedical research space in Boston's Longwood Medical Area? G...

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December 01, 2009 | By Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

Italian architect Renzo Piano refers to his $294 million, 264,000-sf Modern Wing of the Art Insti...

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December 01, 2009 | By Thomas Sens, AIA, LEED AP

Many academic planners assumed that the coming of the Internet would lead to the decline of the l...

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December 01, 2009 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief

It's big news in any city when a new billion-dollar hospital is announced. Imagine what it must b...

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November 24, 2009

GSA took a major first step in the modernization of its historic headquarters building today with...

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November 17, 2009

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)—the international body that arbitrates on...

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November 16, 2009

Swiss Farms, America’s drive-through grocer, will unveil its new prototype store designed by reta...

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November 11, 2009

KlingStubbins and Tocci Building Corporation announced they have been selected as a prime contrac...

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November 06, 2009

A joint venture of the BE&K Building Group and Turner Construction (BE&K | Turner), with...

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November 06, 2009

In first quarter 2010, the Green Guide for Health Care, in collaboration with Practice Greenhealt...

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November 03, 2009

The first cable-suspended free-span solar energy system was completed today over the REM Eyewear...

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November 01, 2009

A series of large-scale photographic banners by artist Rebeca Mendez soars above the newly redesi...

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November 01, 2009

A late-2009 ground breaking is planned for a $20 million medical office building on the grounds o...

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November 01, 2009

DLR Group is designing its new Omaha, Neb., headquarters to achieve LEED Gold. Sustainable featur...

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November 01, 2009

The $40 million public safety building for the city of El Cajon, Calif., is under construction an...

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November 01, 2009

Boston University’s newest residential building rises 26 stories above the Charles River. Part of...

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November 01, 2009

Seattle’s 2201 Westlake development became the city’s first mixed-use and high-rise residential p...

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November 01, 2009

A 500-seat proscenium theater sits at the heart of the 35,000-sf Performing Arts Pavilion at the...

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November 01, 2009

The new 100,000-sf corporate headquarters for The Thornburg Companies in Santa Fe, N.M., earned L...

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November 01, 2009

A September ground breaking at Wayne State University in Detroit puts the school’s A. Paul Schaap...

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November 01, 2009

Herzog & de Meuron has completed design development for the Miami Art Museum’s new complex, w...

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November 01, 2009

Good Fulton & Farrell Architects of Dallas designed a major expansion and renovation at the D...

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November 01, 2009

PSA-Dewberry is designing Baltimore’s $80 million downtown youth detention center. The five-story...

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November 01, 2009

Construction is under way on the Polytrauma Transitional Rehabilitation Center on the VA Medical...

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November 01, 2009

The Earl E. and Dorothy J. Dellinger Learning Resource Center at Southwest Virginia Community Col...

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November 01, 2009

The Sparkling Hill Resort and Wellness Hotel in Vernon, B.C., looks as if it was chiseled out of...

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November 01, 2009

Chicago-based Goettsch Partners is designing a new mixed-use high-rise for the Chinese city of Da...

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November 01, 2009 | By Hannah Schroder, Contributing Editor

For years, precast concrete has been viewed as a mass-produced product with no personality or vis...

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