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MGM plans to finish urban casino in Massachusetts city within 30 months
Jan 28, 2015
MGM International's planned casino resort on a 14.5 acre parcel of land in the middle of Springfield, Mass., is no easy task to complete.
An urban wind and solar energy system that may actually work
Jan 28, 2015
For land-scarce countries like Switzerland, building a wind or solar park can be out of the question. Here's an invention that might solve it.
Jan 28, 2015
As America's population ages, technology advances at a breakneck pace, and collaborative space becomes a more pervasive component of the office, workplace design is changing drastically; new trends are sweeping in to address these issues....
Jan 28, 2015
Elevators and escalators make up 2% to 5% of the energy used in most buildings, but can reach as high as 50% during peak operational times. 
Henning Larsen designs an opera house that slopes above a lake in China
Jan 27, 2015
The opera house will be part of a new cultural complex that will include a theater, two museums, an art school, and retail outlets in Hangzhou’s suburban district of Yuhang.
Jan 27, 2015
The winner of the award will receive $10,000 for travel and research within the context of their Master's degree study.
Jan 27, 2015
Architects from HOK, SmithGroupJJR, and HDR are among the 2015 class of AIA Young Architects Award winners.
Construction under way on SOMA Architects' Shaza Kempinski Hotel in Doha
Jan 27, 2015
The hotel's façade features an Islamic art-inspired Arabesque pattern silkscreened onto the glass.
Downtown London will have a giant “can of ham” courtesy of Foggo Associates
Jan 27, 2015
The much delayed high-rise development at London’s 60-70 St. Mary Axe resembles a can of ham, and the project's architects are embracing the sobriquet.
Renderings courtesy Graphite Design Group
Jan 26, 2015
The online retailer is seeking permits to build on a fourth city block that would include 835,200 sf of office space.
Jan 26, 2015
As dean, Betsky will be responsible for the School of Architecture’s academic programs, personnel, students, finances, and character. He will also play a role in the broader programs of the foundation and is expected to set the...
Jan 26, 2015
The new facility will house Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Levy Restaurants, and United Center employees who currently operate out of the United Center, as well as a new Blackhawks and Bulls retail store.
Renderings courtesy MVRDV
Jan 23, 2015
The twist maximizes floor space and decreases the amount of shadows the building will cast on the surrounding area.
Jan 23, 2014
The number of firms planning to add employees in 2015 is significantly higher than last year, when only 57% added to their headcount, according to a new report from the Associated General Contractors of America. 
Jan 23, 2015
The signed agreement between NCARB and the Conselho de Arquitetura e Urbanismo do Brasil ensures the exchange of information on procedures, standards, and best practices concerning architectural regulation.