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Office Building Design | October 17, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Hollwich Kushner, with Gensler as design development architects, designed the building.

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Office Building Design | July 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Patalab is designing the building.

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University Buildings | July 03, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Gensler and LandDesign designed the project.

Two 40-story residential towers in Singapore were built with nearly 1,900 prefabricated modules. Image: Courtesy of Bouygues Bâtiment International

Modular Building | July 03, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The state has been pushing for improvements in construction management.

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Mixed-Use | July 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Freeform + Deform designed the building with Magnusson Architecture + Planning as the Architect of Record.

AEC Tech | July 02, 2019 | Lance Hosey, FAIA, LEED Fellow, Design Director, Gensler

Could there come a time when buildings will become less about bricks and mortar and feel more like mists or fogs?

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All photos: Ben Benschneider

Healthcare Facilities | July 02, 2019 | Jonathan Barnes, Contributing Editor

Called the Seattle Veterans Affairs Mental Health and Research Building, the structure is meant to enhance patient ca...

Designed by Perkins+Will, Northwestern University’s 12-story Louis A. Simpson and Kimberly K. Querrey Biomedical Research Center contains spaces which are reconfigurable for different uses and which were crafted with researchers and their tasks in mind. The structure also is meant to strengthen collaboration between the education, research, and medical professional communities.

University Buildings | July 02, 2019 | Jonathan Barnes, Contributing Editor

Designed by Perkins+Will, the Louis A. Simpson and Kimberly K. Querrey Biomedical Research Center has spaces aiding m...

Perkins Eastman Co-founder Mary-Jean Eastman to keynote 2019 Women in Design+Construction Conference

Mary-Jean Eastman, FAIA, Vice Chair of Perkins Eastman and Managing Principal of its New York City studio, will share lessons and takeaways from her journey building a global design giant. Photo courtesy Perkins Eastman

Architects | July 01, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Two of Perkins Eastman’s firm leaders—Mary-Jean Eastman, FAIA, Vice Chair and Managing Principal of its New York City...

Market Data | July 01, 2019 | ABC

Among the 16 nonresidential construction spending categories tracked by the Census Bureau, five experienced increases...

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Market Data | July 01, 2019 | GlobalData

With a total of 1,302 projects worth $524.6 billion, California has both the largest number and value of projects in...

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Cultural Facilities | July 01, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

MAD beat out four other proposals for the opportunity to design the theater.

June 28, 2019 | Kinsley Construction, Inc. | Bryan Dixon, Project Engineer, Kinsley Construction, Inc.

A better understanding of emotional intelligence and how it correlates with the construction industry can get people...

A crew member with BAM Construction (second from right), working on that contractor's King's Cross project in London, demonstrates how he correlates the installation of mechanicals with laser-scan models he accesses from the cloud, a process that Autodesk and Leica Geosystems developed. Image courtesy Autodesk

AEC Tech | June 28, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The software goliath sounds the alarm about the urgent need for productivity improvements to address unbridled urbani...

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Museums | June 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is being designed by Office for Metropolitan Architecture/Shohei Shigematsu in collaboration with Cooper...

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Codes and Standards | June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

A report by Autodesk and Deloitte focuses on how workers can succeed in an automated world.

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Codes and Standards | June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

AAMA document establishes minimum performance requirements.

Public restrooms being used for changing clothes, phone conversations, and 'getting away'

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Codes and Standards | June 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

About 60% of Americans use a public restroom one to five times a week, according to the latest annual hand washing su...

David Baker Architects wins 2019 HUD 'best in affordable housing' honor

Williams Terrace, Charleston, S.C., designed by David Baker Architects. The project echoes the iconic Charleston single house, with piazzas that function much like porches. These wide, open-air corridors provide external circulation and surround an airy central courtyard. Photo: Luker Photography, courtesy AIA

   

Multifamily Housing | June 27, 2019 | AIA

The firm's Williams Terrace project is the first dedicated housing for Charleston, S.C.’s low-income seniors. It's on...

Row New York Boathouse, courtesy Foster + Partners

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | June 27, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will sit on the banks of the Harlem River in Sherman Creek Park.

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Everyone wants to cut costs, but not at the expense of the project’s functionality.

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Contractors | June 26, 2019 | Katerra

The program offers nationally recognized, portable construction trade credentials.

Modular construction can deliver projects 50% faster

Modular carries a potential cost savings of up to 20%, but there is a risk of up to a 10% loss if delivery or material costs spike, the report says.

Building Tech | June 26, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Modular construction can deliver projects 20% to 50% faster than traditional methods and drastically reshape how buil...

Virgin Trains breaks ground on Orlando expansion

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Transit Facilities | June 26, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company is developing 170 miles of new track.

Giants 300 | June 26, 2019 | David Barista, Editorial Director

About half (42%) say their firm is “on par” with their most-direct AEC competitors.

Wanderwall, North Carolina 2019 design innovation report: Super labs, dream cabins, office boardwalks, façades as art

Wanderwall is one of the largest public art pieces in North Carolina. Designed by Marc Fornes/Theverymany, it reimagines an exterior wall of the Stonewell Station parking garage along Interstate 277 in Charlotte (more below). Photo: NAARO

     

Design Innovation Report | June 25, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

9 projects that push the limits of architectural design, space planning, and material innovation.

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June 25, 2019 | BILCO

Kelly’s signature project required extreme collaboration with the design team at Overland Partners, construction team...

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Multifamily Housing | June 25, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

CetraRuddy designed the project and Delshah Capital is the developer.

Despite a decline in rental households, multifamily construction pushed forward last year. Image: Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies

Multifamily Housing | June 25, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

However, supply shortages, especially on the affordable end, are likely to push rents even higher.

14 projects earn BD+C's 2019 Building Team Awards

14 projects earn BD+C's 2019 Building Team Awards

Building Team Awards | June 24, 2019 | BD+C Staff

The McDonald's Headquarters, the Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, and Pacific Visions at the Aquariu...

Lamar Johnson Collaborative and BatesForum were the designers on Fulton West in Chicago. Image: Courtesy of Clayco

Architects | June 24, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Lamar Johnson Collaborative adds BatesForum.

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