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Embodying the theme “little mountains,” the 35,000-sf museum will be located in
Apr 18, 2014
Embodying the theme “little mountains,” the 35,000-sf museum will be located in a former college laboratory building in the Studenski-grad university precinct. 
Photo: Albert Herring via Wikimedia Commons/Flickr
Apr 18, 2014
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court recently ruled that distinct portions of a mixed-used building may be treated as distinct and different structures under the state building code.
The Aon Center in Chicago was first designated a BOMA 360 building in 2010. Phot
Apr 18, 2014
In the first quarter of 2014, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International certified 66 properties in the BOMA 360 Performance Program for commercial real estate markets across the U.S and, for the first time,...
Photo: Fleshas via Wikimedia Commons
Apr 18, 2014
The publication provides guidelines on interface requirements between chilled-water systems and technology cooling systems and on the requirements of liquid-cooled systems that attach to a datacom electronics rack.
Courtesy Baker Tilly
Apr 17, 2014
Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly has launched a new, interactive online mapping tool that helps users determine if a business or development project may qualify for the New Markets Tax Credit or Low-Income Housing Tax Credit...
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Apr 18, 2014
Olivet Management LLC, a real estate development and management company, faces $2.3 million in proposed fines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, East Lansing, Mich. Photo credit: Justin Macono
Apr 15, 2014
Zaha Hadid's Broad Art Museum and One World Trade Center are among the projects honored by the American Institute of Steel Construction for excellence in structural steel design.
Apr 15, 2014
Hadid's design, which will become the fifth hotel tower in the City of Dreams entertainment hub, features a latticed exoskeleton enveloping the building's exterior. The 40-floor, 150,000-square-foot space is envisioned as a monolith with...
David Chipperfield Architects has won the Nobel Center architectural competition
Apr 15, 2014
The distinctive building, with its shimmering vertical brass elements and glass façade design, beat out two other finalists in the Nobel Center architectural competition.
The "first fuel": Avoided energy use from energy efficiency in 11 IEA member cou
Apr 15, 2014
Avoided energy use attributable to energy-efficiency investments has resulted in a contribution outstripping the annual consumption of oil, natural gas, electricity, and coal.
The new College of Engineering expansion was designed by Perkins+Will and Moment
Apr 14, 2014
The facility will consolidate instructional, research, and office space from across campus into a flexible environment. 
Renderings: courtesy PortAventura Resort
Apr 11, 2014
Clad in the carmaker's signature "Ferrari red," the hotel will resemble the grill and hood of one of its iconic cars.
David Uffelman is the new President of Foulger-Pratt Contracting.
Apr 10, 2014
Uffelman will oversee all aspects of the Rockville, MD-based contracting operation, which specializes in mixed-use, multifamily residential, office, retail, healthcare, and interiors construction.
Photo: NYU campus, courtesy Plaza Construction
Apr 10, 2014
China State Construction Engineering Corp., China’s largest construction company, has made a significant investment in a U.S. construction firm closing the deal for an undisclosed amount to acquire Plaza Construction.
A survey conducted from May through June 2013 by the University of Arizona Office of Sustainability and published by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)* finds that more collegiate athletic teams are adopting green and...