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Nov 26, 2014
The Bahrain National Theatre will be recognized with an Honor Award by the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) in 2015. 
Renderings: U.S. Steel Corp
Nov 26, 2014
The giant steelmaker has agreed to move into a new headquarters that is slated to be part of a major redevelopment.
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Nov 26, 2014
The CoffeeBoxx single-serve brewer is billed as the world’s first ruggedized coffeemaker.
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Nov 26, 2014
Colorado's “vexing construction defects law” has hampered the building of new condominiums in the state, according to an editorial in the Denver Post.
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Nov 26, 2014
The outcome-based approach requires the building owner to provide the building’s utility bills for a 12-month period within three years. 
Rendering courtesy Behnisch Architekten
Nov 25, 2014
The multi-use building for Artists For Humanity that is slated to be the largest energy positive commercial building in New England.
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Nov 24, 2014
Uncertainty about government spending clouds an otherwise positive economic outlook among 59 middle market construction firms polled recently by GE Capital.
All renderings courtesy Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
Nov 24, 2014
Fitted with an LED façade, the 468-meter Greenland Tower Chengdu will act as a light sculpture for the city of Chengdu.
All renderings courtesy Shimizu Corp.
Nov 24, 2014
The design centers around a floating, 500-meter-wide sphere linked to a resource center on the ocean floor via a 15-kilometer, helix-shaped path. 
Renderings courtesy OMA
Nov 24, 2014
Initially, the design included six slim towers to be set on the Miami shoreline, but the cylinders have been nudged into pairs to form three larger towers. 
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Nov 21, 2014
The multifamily sector is now outpacing the peak construction rate in the previous housing cycle, in 2006, according to the WSJ. 
Nov 21, 2014
For her latest addition to the I Am a Monument furniture series, designer and architect Naihan Li recreated, in meticulous detail, the OMA-designed Chinese Central Television Tower Headquarters located in Beijing. 
Nov 21, 2014
This represents Nelson’s fifth merger or acquisition in 2014, during which the firm’s net fee revenue has increased by 60% to $65 million. 
Nov 21, 2014
In his 10-minute TED Talk, Japanese architect Takaharu Tekuza discusses his oval-shaped Fuji Kindergarten project.
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Nov 21, 2014
There are a number of reasons for optimism among respondents of FMI's quarterly Nonresidential Construction Index survey, including healthier backlogs and low inflation.