ARena Space rendering
Augmented Reality | November 09, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The concept will be presented in Orlando at the IAAPA Attractions Expo.

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Ryan Companies, Cadence Living and an affiliate of Starwood Captual recently announced a new 135-unit senior living community, Accoya Scottsdale Troon in Arizona, whose construction should be completed by mid 2020. A new report by Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies finds that seniors will have a hard time affording housing in the future. Image: Ryan Companies.

Market Data | November 14, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The study foresees a significant segment of seniors struggling to buy or rent on their own or with other people.

The project involved saving the street-facing portions of the Cecil B. DeMille building to maintain its billboard rights. Photo: Ralph D’Angelo/CIG Digital.

Reconstruction Awards | November 13, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 20 Times Square mixed-used project at the corner of 47th and Seventh Avenue is indicative of the great lengths Bu...

Codes and Standards | November 13, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Some contractors say they weren’t ready for ‘massive initiative’.

Technology is a critical focus at Local 597’s 200,000-square-foot training facility.

November 13, 2018 | Ross Ufberg

Local Union 597 is one of the largest locals within the United Association.

Photo: John Gillespie, flickr

Office Building Design | November 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Both cities are on the East Coast.

Market Data | November 12, 2018 | Lodging Econometrics

Projects already under construction and those scheduled to start construction in the next 12 months, combined, have a...

10 story atrium

Contractor Grinder, Taber & Grinder gouged out three monumental 10-story atriums to bring daylight into the core; the atriums do double-duty as performance spaces. A four-story atrium and four light wells brighten the residential neighborhoods on levels 7-10. All photos: Nick McGinn, McGinn Photography.

Reconstruction Awards | November 12, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Memphians band together to rebuild a gigantic Sears distribution facility into a multifaceted community crossroads....

Cincinnati Music Hall exterior facade

The Music Hall’s fully restored red brick main façade highlights its iconic rose window that centers the entire structure. Photo: Magnus Lindqvist/GLINTStudios.

Reconstruction Awards | November 12, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Cincinnati uses ‘skillful triage’ to bring its endangered Music Hall up to date.

November 09, 2018 | TAMLYN |

A growing body of building products and systems, including drainable wraps, make it easier to properly manage moistur...

iron rods
Building Materials | November 09, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Seven months into Trump’s trade war, the jury is still out.

Codes and Standards | November 09, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Each community has to find its own mix of solutions.

ARena Space rendering
Augmented Reality | November 09, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The concept will be presented in Orlando at the IAAPA Attractions Expo.

The Koningin Elisabethzaal
Metals | November 08, 2018 | GKD

The fan-shaped building, although multi-faceted, was never fully intended to be a concert hall. Because of this, the...

Aerial view of reconfigurable canopy

The prototype, developed by researchers at the University of Stuttgart, employs autonomous aerial vehicles to constantly reconfigure canopy systems for use in public spaces. All photos courtesy University of Stuttgart.

Great Solutions | November 08, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The installation combines cyber-physical building materials constructed from lightweight carbon fiber filament with a...

November 08, 2018 | TAMLYN |

A growing body of building products and systems, including drainable wraps, make it easier to properly manage moistur...

Denver skyline

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Codes and Standards | November 08, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Less costly light-colored roofs can cut project costs by about 1.5%.

The interior of the redesigned Container Store

Courtesy The Container Store

Retail Centers | November 08, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The next-gen prototype is located in Dallas, Texas.

Healthcare Facilities | November 07, 2018 | NACLab Blog | Jill Kurtz, AIA, NCARB, Senior Associate and Marcia Wall, ASID, Senior Associate

How can architecture decrease frustration, increase the feeling of self-worth, and increase the ability to re-connect...

Codes and Standards | November 07, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

AWC document provides empirical sound transmission model.

5th and hill cantilevered pool
Mixed-Use | November 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Arquitectonica is designing the building.

Glass and Glazing | November 06, 2018 | AGC

Tinted glass helps to regulate a building’s temperature as it is designed to absorb energy from the visible light spe...

Market Data | November 06, 2018 | Transwestern

Stable vacancy helped push asking rents 4% higher in third quarter.

Codes and Standards | November 06, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Includes new Contractor-Subcontractor Master Agreement.

A new study of nine schools in Washington D.C. corroborates recent research finding that modernization creates more satisfactory places for students and faculty. Image: Perkins Eastman, Investing in our Futures: How School Modernization Impacts Indoor Environmental Quality and Occupants.

K-12 Schools | November 05, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new paper reports on a recent study of nine schools in Washington DC that gauged occupants’ perceptions.

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Sustainability | November 05, 2018 | GenslerOn | Anthony Brower

Our buildings and cities will have to experiment with new climate responsive forms, and in many cases, the built envi...

The Mix entry facade
Mixed-Use | November 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Ware Malcomb designed the project.

Market Data | November 02, 2018 | ABC

Total nonresidential spending stood at $767.1 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized rate in September.

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Codes and Standards | November 02, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Design will make bird collisions less likely.

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Augmented Reality | November 02, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The program began its first year with the fall 2018 semester.

McCluskey Headquarters exterior
November 01, 2018 | Star Building Systems

A business owner wanted his corporate headquarters to share the visual brand of his dealership.

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