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The JW Marriott Hanoi features an unusual cantilevered design, with a curled sha
Jul 9, 2014
An international Building Team unites to create Vietnam’s first JW Marriott luxury property.
The Naval Hospital at Camp Pendleton replaces an outmoded hospital on the base.
Jul 8, 2014
Through advanced coordination methods and an experimental contract method, the Building Team for Camp Pendleton’s new hospital campus sets a new standard for project delivery.
Glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can all i
Jul 7, 2014
The glass type, glass coating, shading patterns, vents, and framing system can impact an IGU’s risk for a thermal break.
The Alfond Center for Health, Augusta, Maine, uses massing to create a ‘Village
Jul 7, 2014
Extensive use of local contractors, vendors, and laborers brings a Maine hospital project in months ahead of schedule.
For the west façade of the 77,000-sf Farm Credit Services of America Corporate O
Jul 7, 2014
From wild architectural shapes to unique color blends and pattern arrangements, these projects demonstrate the design possibilities of brick. 
Rubber floor tiles in 24x24-inch modules were water-jet cut to accommodate custo
Jul 2, 2014
Rectangular tiles, digital graphic applications, the resurgence of terrazzo, and product transparency headline today’s commercial flooring trends.
Gilbane invested $60,000 to acquire its first 3D laser scanner, the FARO Focus 3
Feb 10, 2014
From energy modeling on the fly to prefabrication of building systems, these advancements are potential game changers for AEC firms that are serious about building information modeling. 
Jevon Carrington and Leila Schey, both Architectural Designers in Gensler’s Wash
Jun 11, 2014
In search of a fast rendering solution, Gensler looked to the gaming and moviemaking industries for the next breakthrough tool: Octane Render.
Having the correct model views loaded and visibility settings adjusted prior to
Mar 31, 2014
Process mapping, split models, and streamlined coordination meetings are among the timesaving techniques AEC firms are employing to improve BIM/VDC workflows.
The 70,000-sf Sun Devil Fitness Complex adds a new contemporary landmark to ASU’
Jun 24, 2014
No extra time, no extra money, no room to go taller? “No problem,” says nimble Building Team.
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Jun 23, 2014
Now that many of the first-generation IPD projects have been completed, CBRE Healthcare's Tim McCurley and Stephen Powell ponder the lessons learned and pros and cons of the industry's newest delivery model. 
Jun 20, 2014
Rygiel will be responsible for cultivating and maintaining the contractor's business relationships in the state of Florida, concentrating on expanding the firm’s presence in the state’s private-development sector.
The city of Buffalo hired a team of professionals to execute assessments for mor
Jun 8, 2014
Over the past few years, Buffalo has developed a cutting-edge facility management program to ensure it's utilizing its facilities and operations as efficiently, effectively, and sustainably as possible. 
An example of emerging "live, work, play" strategy is the development of residen
Jun 4, 2014
In urban and even suburban markets, real estate is about the "live, work, play," with close proximity to mass transit and other amenities, like retail stores. Healthcare organizations are following suit.
Customers want continuity, so the look and feel of every channel, from mobile to
May 29, 2014
In pursuit of enhanced customer experiences, retailers are using Big Data, interactive technology, and omni-channel shopping to transform their bricks and mortar locations.