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A rendering of a new school campus with flexible indoor-outdoor teaching spaces

A section of a rendering showing how a flexible learning village might lay out. The image comes from HMC Architects, one of the AEC firms that Los Angeles County consulted for its new design guidelines for outdoor learning.

    

K-12 Schools | June 20, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The report covers everything from funding and site prep recommendations to whether large rocks can be used as seating.

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Laboratories | May 06, 2021 | Alicia Pandimos-Maurer

Crucial to the success of personalized medicine is the “big shift” away from large-scale pharmaceutical manufacturi...

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Codes and Standards | May 06, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Benefits most evident in industrial commercial areas.

Penn Station's East End Gateway entrance

The 40-ft-tall East End Gateway, designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, reshapes one of New York City's busiest corners. Images: Lucas Bliar Simpson (c) SOM

Transportation & Parking Facilities | May 06, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

East End Gateway part of a larger, multiyear transformation.

When choosing an architectural coatings system, there are an abundance of qualities to look for. An architect or specifier desires a coating system that is sustainable and durable. Additionally, a coatings system must provide the aesthetic properties needed by the architect as well, not only at the time of initial coating, but for decades to come.

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AC Hotel Fort Lauderdale Sawgrass Mills/Sunrise exterior

Photos courtesy Stantec

Hotel Facilities | May 05, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Stantec designed the project.

Waterloo Eye Institute east facade

All renderings courtesy HOK

Healthcare Facilities | May 05, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is being designed for The University of Waterloo’s School of Optometry & Vision Science.

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Codes and Standards | May 05, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Districts still have unmet needs, face high costs and outdated building infrastructure.

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.

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The new proton center in Kansas City, Kan., will open for businesss in early 2022.

The University of Kansas Health System's new proton therapy center for cancer treatment is scheduled to open in early 2022. Image: Hoefer Welker

Healthcare Facilities | May 04, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

NCI-designated facility an addition to the University of Kansas Health System.

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Codes and Standards | May 04, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Rising seas demand big investment.

510 Driggs Avenue exterior

Renderings courtesy Woods Bagot

Mixed-Use | May 04, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Woods Bagot designed the project.

UMass Education and Research building exterior

Renderings courtesy ZGF

University Buildings | May 04, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

ZGF and ARC/Architectural Resources Cambridge are designing the project.

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Market Data | May 04, 2021 | AGC

Weak demand, supply-chain woes make further declines likely.

Nelson Mandela Park green space in Rotterdam

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Urban Planning | May 03, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The conceptual plan provides much-needed central neighborhood and civic open space in the city’s South Maashaven di...

Market Data | May 03, 2021 | ABC

Spending was down on a monthly basis in 11 of the 16 nonresidential subcategories.

Photos courtesy Hopkins Architects

Education Facility | May 03, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Hopkins Architects designed the project.

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Codes and Standards | May 03, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Old multi-family structures continue to provide badly needed homes in urban zones.

Life of an Architect Podcast | May 03, 2021 | Bob Borson, FAIA

There are a handful of moments in a person’s professional life that really matter, and sometimes we don’t recognize...

The Block event space

All renderings courtesy Populous

Events Facilities | April 30, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Populous is designing the project.

April 30, 2021 | GBBN Insights | Erin Schmidt

Changing how patients register and wait for appointments will enhance the healthcare industry’s ability to respond...

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Market Data | April 30, 2021 | Lodging Econometrics

New York City has the greatest number of projects under construction with 110 projects/19,457 rooms.

UBC gateway building exterior
University Buildings | April 29, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will transform the arrival experience for students, staff, and visitors.

Cancer Hospital of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences Shaoxing Campus aerial

Renderings courtesy HDR

Healthcare Facilities | April 29, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Nature is at the heart of the project’s design.

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Codes and Standards | April 29, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More than 4% savings for commercial buildings found for the updated code.

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Market Data | April 29, 2021 | Lodging Econometrics

Although hotel development may still be tepid in Q1, continued government support and the extension of programs has...

The Weekly Show, Apr 29, 2021: COVID-19's impact on campus planning, and bird management strategies
University Buildings | April 29, 2021 | BD+C Editors

This week on The Weekly show, BD+C Senior Editor John Caulfield interviews a duo of industry experts on 1) how camp...

April 28, 2021 | LPA Blog |

A post-occupancy evaluation of the eSTEM Academy provides valuable lessons for future campuses.

Market Data | April 28, 2021 | AGC

The decline occurs despite homebuilding boom and improving economy.

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Codes and Standards | April 28, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Multiple alternatives could replace or complement rack-mounted PV arrays.

Dime savings Bank with The Dime in the background Alexander Severin, courtesy Fogarty Finger

Photos: Alexander Severin

   

Mixed-Use | April 28, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Fogarty Finger designed the project.

Willis Tower Skydeck observation

All photos: Dave Burk | SOM

Reconstruction & Renovation | April 28, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renovation includes a new exhibition and a reimagined observation deck.

The Salvation Army HQ lobby

Renderings courtesy HGA

Office Building Design | April 28, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

HGA designed the project.

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