The new Marriott Marquis Chicago

The new Marriott Marquis Chicago rises 40 stories from the site it shares with the 10,387-seat Wintrust Arena, the new home of the DePaul University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams and the city’s WNBA team, the Chicago Sky. Below: views from inside the Marriott presidential suite. Isaac Maiselman Photography.

Building Team Awards | May 14, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Platinum Award: A daring hotel and sports development in Chicago’s South Loop aims to invigorate the city’s convention business.

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Market Data | May 18, 2018 | AGC of America

California & West Virginia have biggest annual job gains, North Dakota has largest decline; California & Loui...

The new Rutgers nursing school

The new Rutgers nursing school sits on a triangular site between Camden’s city hall and a light-rail transit station. Sarah Mechling/Perkins Eastman.

Building Team Awards | May 18, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Gold Award: Can a new nursing school breathe life into America’s third-poorest city?

Courtesy CTBUH

High-rise Construction | May 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The list comes from a recent CTBUH study.

A hurricane in Key West
Resiliency | May 17, 2018 | AIA

Urge senate passage of disaster recovery reform act; Relationship-building with local communities.

Cleveland clinic exterior

The seven-story cancer center is clad in glass curtain wall to maximize daylighting and views of the campus. In the main lobby, greeters welcome patients upon arrival. A palette of wood, glass, and daylight provides clear wayfinding throughout the ground level. Robert Benson Photography.

Building Team Awards | May 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Gold Award: Cleveland Clinic’s new cancer center is a transparent, collaborative hub for improved patient experiences...

Codes and Standards | May 17, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Projected to add $10,000 to cost of new homes.

Market Data | May 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The results stem from a COMMERCIALCafé study.

The 240-sf dog spa at Seattle’s AMLI Arc apartment tower, photo by Benjamin Benschneider

The 240-sf dog spa at Seattle’s AMLI Arc apartment tower has two stainless-steel washbasins, a hydraulic grooming table, a pet dryer, and a hair vacuum system. “We chose a no-frills aesthetic to blend with the building’s deconstructed interior design concept,” says Interior Designer Camilla Watson, ZGF Architects. Photo: © Benjamin Benschneider

Multifamily Housing | May 16, 2018 | Mike Plotnick, Contributing Editor

Self-serve dog-washing stations are reinforcing strong bonds between multifamily residents and their beloved canines....

SF Brewing Co. Tap Room

Rendering courtesy BCV Architecture + Interiors

Retail Centers | May 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

BCV Architecture + Interiors designed the space.

USTA courts

The 65-acre USTA campus features a complex that includes sports facilities, offices, and living quarters. Photo: Garrett Rowland.

Building Team Awards | May 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Gold Award: With 100 courts and more than 260,000 sf of vertical construction, the USTA National Campus is a sanctuar...

Codes and Standards | May 16, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

NIBS documents address using pre-cast concrete, and commercial and legal considerations of modular construction.

Sustainability | May 16, 2018 | HMC Architects Blog | Eric Carbonnier and Eera Babtiwale

Is sustainability a model that our culture should adopt and promote knowing that the bucket will one day be empty?...

The Line Lofts exterior

Photo: Bruce Damonte.

Mixed-Use | May 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SPF:architects designed the building.

SD Courthouse

Bruce Damonte, courtesy SOM

Building Team Awards | May 15, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Gold Award: San Diego’s high-rise courthouse increases access to justice for citizens by consolidating 71 court depar...

Codes and Standards | May 15, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Four tests covered a spectrum of blast loads.

Aerial view of new SDSU apartment neighborhood

Rendering courtesy of KWK Architects

University Buildings | May 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The units will house juniors, seniors, and graduate students.

Bentley Arena
Sports and Recreational Facilities | May 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The university arena was designed by Architectural Resources Cambridge.

Formations acoustical ceiling clouds from Armstrong Ceiling Solutions provide a dynamic aesthetic along with desired sound absorption at the GE Customer Experience Center (CEC).

Ceilings | May 14, 2018 | Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions

They provide dynamic aesthetic along with desired sound absorption

Multifamily Housing | May 14, 2018 | Yardi Matrix

Year-over-year rent growth leaders in April were Orlando, Fla., Sacramento, Calif., Las Vegas, Tampa, Fla., and Phoen...

BackX

SuitX industrial exoskeletons reduce the risk of injuries to the wearer without the use of batteries, actuators, or computers.

Great Solutions | May 14, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SuitX modules can be used separately or combined to form a full-body exoskeleton.

Building Team Awards | May 14, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The design was grounded in therapeutic landscape and environmental psychology theory.

The double-height lobby of the ICIW's new administration building

The double-height lobby of the ICIW's new administration building features a barrel-vault ceiling, terrazzo flooring, and abundant natural light. Daylighting is employed throughout the facility. © Brent Isenberger Photography.

Building Team Awards | May 14, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Platinum Award: Iowa's new women's correctional institution offers a revolutionary model for rehabilitating female in...

Register before it’s too late: 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference

This two-day conference will see the owner/developers and design teams for 48 Finalist projects compete for winning distinctions across eight award categories.

High-rise Construction | May 14, 2018 | Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

The conference explores and celebrates the very best in innovative tall buildings, urban spaces, building technologie...

The new Marriott Marquis Chicago

The new Marriott Marquis Chicago rises 40 stories from the site it shares with the 10,387-seat Wintrust Arena, the new home of the DePaul University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams and the city’s WNBA team, the Chicago Sky. Below: views from inside the Marriott presidential suite. Isaac Maiselman Photography.

Building Team Awards | May 14, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Platinum Award: A daring hotel and sports development in Chicago’s South Loop aims to invigorate the city’s conventio...

Architects | May 14, 2018 | Nathan Miller |

While our technology is becoming more advanced, the fundamental processes at the core of design and construction busi...

Codes and Standards | May 14, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

GCs could have to pay for up to three times the wages owed.

Accelerate Live!, Venue Six10, Chicago

Accelerate Live! | May 11, 2018 | BD+C Staff

BD+C Senior Editor John Caulfield offers takeaways and highlights from each speaker track at Accelerate Live!, which...

Market Data | May 10, 2018 | AGC of America

Association officials warn that the new tariffs and resulting price spikes have the potential to undermine benefits o...

Codes and Standards | May 10, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Sensors, software algorithms squeeze out waste.

Metals | May 09, 2018 | Metl-Span

Metl-Span® Insulated Metal Panels help bring Deerfoot City to life.

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