As architects design high-performing commercial buildings, supporting life safety via perimeter fire containment systems is critical. Specifying a tested, listed assembly that incorporates six essential design elements and withstands extreme testing conditions can help architects support passive life safety and optimize opportunities for egress during a commercial building fire.read more
BD+C’s first-ever owners’ survey finds them focused on improving buildings’ performance for higher investment returns.read more
In its latest outlook report for the multifamily rental market, Yardi Matrix outlined several reasons for hope for...
Claims ‘all-risk policies’ should have included millions of dollars of losses due to virus.
Document assesses how to adhere to code requirements.
Texas and Vermont have worst February-December losses while Virginia and Alabama add the most.
A new $2.8 billion South Terminal under construction for Orlando International Airport will be completed late this year. Business Traveller magazine reports that the terminal will include automated screening lanes at TSA checkpoints, an energy efficient baggage claim system, and facial recognition technology for international arriving and departing passengers. Image: Orlandoairports.net
A new report explores where and what spending for “smart” airports is likely to focus on.
iBUILT plans to double its production capacity this year, and usher in more technology and automation to the delive...
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The architect partnered with CitySquare Housing on the project.
A new white paper provides U.S. architecture firms with clear guidance on establishing just, equitable, diverse, an...
Free Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance document now available.
All the students we interviewed were glad that they returned to campus in one form or another.
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The project is expected to cost $1.5 billion.
Five lessons from Asia and Europe to create more human-centric American cities.
The project will be located in Lausanne, Switzerland.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders about LGBT certification for ar...
Code update would take effect in 2023.
The 1920s King Cole Hotel becomes the Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami in the largest residential adaptive reuse proje...
MBH Architects, in collaboration with Page & Turnbull, designed the project.
The best landscape architecture solves the problems most important to its community with robust engagement and uniq...
‘Essential to ensuring the viability of the domestic steel industry.’
The tower is the first building completed in Casablanca Finance City.
The pace of decline during December accelerated from November.
Leveraging design to reduce our carbon impact.
Incentive was scheduled to be reduced to 22%.
Eight leading construction industry economists forecast a slowdown this year for the nonresidential building industry, with the hotel and amusement/recreation sectors taking the biggest hit, according to AIA's latest Consensus Construction Forecast. Photo: Juan Cruz Palacio via Pexels
Healthcare and public safety are the only nonresidential construction sectors that will see growth in spending in 2...
Will address climate change, social equity, rapid urbanization, and health.
KTGY Architecture + Planning is designing the project.
Perkins&Will is designing the building.
The pavilion includes a 66-room Emergency Department.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders about innovations in Passive House desig...