Energy-Efficient Design

The warp-speed construction is a startling illustration of the building boom in
March 13, 2012 | By Jonathan Kaiman, Los Angeles Times

A 30-story hotel in Changsha went up in two weeks. Some question the safety in that, but the buil...

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March 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Company expanding into the Texas market with a new office in Dallas and a satellite facility in A...

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March 12, 2012 | By BASF

Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic...

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The CornellNYC Tech campus, which will house the Technion-Cornell Innovation Ins
March 07, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Each of the firms will be asked to assemble a team of consultants and prepare for an interview to...

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The CLC at Danville consists of two 7,500 sf buildingsnamed Freedom House and L
March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Residences at VA Danville to provide community-centered housing for military veterans.

JJCs Facility Services Building is part of a $220 million master plan aimed at
March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

With construction managed by Gilbane Building Company, Joliet Junior College’s Facility Services...

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March 05, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Cincinnati fire station achieves LEED Gold certification.

1,000 - Approximate number of questions in the Modern Architecture game by NEXT
March 02, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

66 skyscrapers to built in China over six years; 1,000 questions in the Modern Architecture game;...

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Geo-tagged image shows the exact spot where the photo was taken (red dot) and th
March 01, 2012 | By Ryan Abbott, SUNDT Construction, Inc.

Our expert tells how to organize construction progress photos so you don’t lose track of all the...

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The use of light load-bearing glass to create transparent stairs, floors, and ot
March 01, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, contributing editor

Earn 1.0 AIA/CES learning units by studying this article and successfully completing the online e...

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The buildings rugged history of service is captured in the reused building mate
March 01, 2012 | By Leslie Streicher, Associate Editor

The reconstruction of a near-century-old derelict public works facility in Minneapolis earns LEED...

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Bomel Construction Co. and IPD designed and built two adjoining garages, a socce
March 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $24-million facility, which fits into a canyon setting on the university’s East Campus, inclu...

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February 29, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The report analyzes the opportunities for BIPV glass products using c-Si, thin-film and OPV/DSC m...

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February 28, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Weinbaum’s experience spans communications, nanotechnology, electronics components, consumer prod...

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Griffin Electric performed the installation of a 15KV service and switches, as w
February 28, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The 210,000-sf complex is comprised of two buildings, and houses research, teaching and office ar...

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February 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new elements of the facility now include: efficient lighting with day-lighting controls and o...

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The building is 27% more energy efficient than similar buildings, uses 21% less
February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The Beltsville facility, which also earned the ENERGY STAR Label for energy performance, implemen...

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Michael Bohn (Gilbane), Stephanie Mueller (Gilbane), Gene Farb (Elmhurst Memoria
February 22, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The project employed more than 2,000 tradespeople for a total of 2.1 million hours worked – all w...

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February 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Solar industry gathers March 19-21, 2012 in San Jose to discuss technology, market development an...

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February 21, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

National conference set for July 11–13 in San Francisco.

February 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

This third draft of LEED has been refined to address technical stringency and rigor, measurement...

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Four types of sustainable roofing systems from Tremco Roofing and Building Maint
February 17, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Changes were so extensive that the certification is for new construction and not for renovation;...

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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new headquarters will total 20,455 sq. ft. and feature a loft-style space with exposed masonr...

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February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Nearly half of all contractor purchases made from stores like Home Depot and Lowe's.

The project is comprised of more than 15,000 high efficiency SunPower panels, an
February 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Solar array among the largest rooftop systems in North America.

February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Ryan leads a team of eight architects, four civil engineers, two landscape architects and two vir...

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February 15, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...

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February 14, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

SAIC’s services will include a broad variety of new construction projects and maintenance and rep...

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February 14, 2012 | By BDC

Al Hashimi is joining the company to help expand Thornton Tomasetti’s business in the region and...

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February 13, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Located in the Simon Building, which serves as the main entrance leading into the Morristown Memo...

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