Daylighting Designs

5 factors to consider when designing a shade system
February 08, 2013 | Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor

Designing a shade system is more complex than picking out basic white venetian blinds. Here are f...

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Building Teams should help owners explore the length of payback period versus be
October 02, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Lighting experts offer Building Team members critical information to consider before upgrading li...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copp
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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The RB 500 Roller Shade accommodates large or inclined windows and are designed
March 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Design experts in the iF jury recognized the engineering invested in the RB 500 Roller Shade, inc...

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January 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

At a cost of $654 million, the 14-story, 830,000-sf medical center, designed by a Perkins+Will te...

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Great Solutions BD+C December 2011
December 10, 2011 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor, and Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The editors of Building Design+Construction present 10 “Great Solutions” that highlight innovativ...

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October 12, 2011 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Office designs are adjusting to dramatic changes in employee work habits. Goodbye, cube farm. Hel...

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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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John Tyler Community College
January 21, 2011 |

The new 60,000-sf science building at John Tyler Community College in Midlothian, Va., just earne...

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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 |

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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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 |

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

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October 13, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

The DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has almost 600 window openings, and yet it's targe...

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October 13, 2010 |

Gerner Kronick + Valcarcel Architects’ renovations to the Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s New Yo...

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October 13, 2010 |

Construction is moving along on Hudson County Community College’s North Hudson Campus Center in U...

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October 13, 2010 |

The 187,032-sf East County Hall of Justice in Dublin, Calif., will be oriented to take advantage...

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October 12, 2010 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

27th Annual Reconstruction Awards...

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October 12, 2010 | By Robert Cassidy, Editorial Director

The Mid-Ohio Foodbank helps provide 55,000 meals a day to the hungry. Who would guess that it was...

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October 12, 2010 |

A former West Philadelphia supermarket is moving up the food chain, transitioning from grocery st...

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