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The residential, retail, hospitality, and other civic components have an estimated development value of $15 billion.read more
The building is located in Sydney’s Central Business District.
It is being called the only venue of its kind between Istanbul and Singapore that can host events throughout the year...
Bronze Award: St. Lucie County’s population exploded to the point where the hospital needed lots more space.
San Diego County’s new crime lab is expected to earn LEED Gold honors. The project team used native plants and high-efficiency irrigation to slash potable water use for landscaping by 50%; installed low-flow fixtures to trim water use for indoor plumbing by 40%; and cut energy consumption by 21%. Solar arrays provide 20% of the building’s energy. More than 75% of construction waste was diverted from landfill. Photos: Matt Lindquist, Lindquist Photography.
Silver Award: The 158,000-sf addition collocates three crime-fighting functions.
New data from NCARB reveals that the number of architects continues to increase.
Midtown Center offers a 10,000-sf courtyard, retail shopping, restaurants, an 8,000-sf fitness center, a 5,000-sf rooftop terrace, a 1,000-sf conference center, storage/repair facilities for 100 bikes, and EV charging stations. The steel and glass tunnel bridges span 110 feet. Photos: Judy Davis, Hoachlander Davis Photography
Bureaucratic architecture, be damned!
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Silver Award: Two problems quickly emerged: high concentrations of arsenic in the soil, and stormwater runoff into ne...
Architect John Ronan will design the building.
Protected roof membrane assembly (PRMA) systems play a key role in helping projects comply with Washington D.C.’s sto...
Silver Award: Taylor Design (architect) and SmithGroup (AOR) led an integrated design-build team anchored by McCarthy...
The Architectural Team designed the project.
The building includes a “command center” for training students to interact with emergency personnel.
Municipal facilities must strike a delicate balance between openness and security.
Three companies show compliance for using containers for housing.
All the benefits of using low-iron glass are now possible with a USA-made fire rated glass.
Gold Award: Kinder High School, which can accommodate 750 9th through 12th graders, is one of only three public schoo...
This sector accounts for one-fifth of View Glass’ portfolio.
Technology can enable cities to be more interconnected, efficient, and accessible.
UrbanStreet Group and Antunovich Associates are developing the master plan for the project.
While some may think that a green building costs more and is more complicated to build, that is not actually the case...
Eight firms in total revealed concepts for the first fully considered and technically feasible Skyports.
Gold Award: Krause Gateway Center’s striking design takes its cue from the traditional French dessert mille feuil...
Among the 11 subcategories, six saw prices fall last month, with the largest decreases in natural gas.
In the industry war for talent, organizations that nurture and grow soft skills will win.
Goal is to enable building tech market adoption for a net positive future.
Gold Award: D.tech had been occupying temporary spaces that were hardly suited for design thinking.
Building reuse generally offers greater environmental savings than demolition or new construction.
Will expand to include residential and multifamily for assessment and certification.
The research was conducted by Perkins Eastman and Three H.
Among the main attractions of PTC’s headquarters is its Corporate Experience Center, with 20 exhibit pods that include X-Factory, a replica of a factory floor, where PTC can showcase its technology. The interactive Reality Lab is where the company tests products in its pipeline. All photos courtesy Warren Patterson Photography.
Gold Award: PTC began its fitout even as 121 Seaport was still under construction.