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
Code Council and Modular Building Institute developing standards and compliance protocols.
The store is set to open in Canada in mid-March.
Despite a disruptive pandemic, investor demand for multifamily real estate was strong in 2020, according to a newly...
Arup and Suffolk Construction are part of the Building Team for Northeastern University’s Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering complex, whose second phase is currently in the works. A new pedestrian bridge spanning five subway and rail lines provides a key link to the campus. Photo: Tanguy Marquis
The 2021 Giants 400 Report will feature more than 130 AEC firm rankings across 25 building sectors and specialty ca...
SOM and TnS Studio will lead the design.
Association officials urge congress and Biden administration to focus on new infrastructure funding.
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Letting blocks and streets pass their own rules could have impact.
In this episode, we're talking about Material Health and Transparency as it pertains to the practice of architectur...
Request from Editori of Multifamily Design+Construction for photos showing project amenities, for next iss...
The 28-story tower is located in Toronto.
New administration extends preferences for domestic construction materials.
The Center includes the region’s only place set up to shelter and rehab large livestock.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders about the award-winning Central Station...
Research suggests that the built environment may help reduce burnout.
Previous order promoted classical and “traditional” architecture above others.
Foster + Partners is designing the project.
Last month, Seton Hall University in New Jersey announced its plans for a major renovation of its University Center (whose west entrance is pictured). A new report on the state of facilities in higher education finds many campuses grappling with decisions about space and investment for existing buildings. Image credit: Seton Hall University
A new report states the pandemic brought to the fore the need to reassess space and investment in existing building...
Wright Heerema Architects designed the project.
Like swerving to avoid oncoming traffic, over the last year, AEC companies have navigated the unexpected roadblocks...
Consisting of 14 companies, the Tech Marketplace will be the premier source for ABC members to find technological c...
Gas stoves helped residents cook, boil water when power went out.
Work Program Architects is designing the project.
Private nonresidential market shrinks 10% since January 2020 with declines in all 11 segments.
The reality of retail success in 2021 is proving to be based on a formula of mixing digital with the physical in pu...
Also increases on-site solar photovoltaics, reduces envelope heat loss, air leakage, and interior lighting power al...
The project will be completed in several phases.
AIA fellowship recognizes significant contributions to the profession of architecture and society.
The project will act as a second home for the Jewish community it serves.
The project’s first two phases have been completed with the third and final phase under way.