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
The studio supports hybrid work models with agile layouts and integrated broadcast technologies.
Canceled projects, supply-chain woes threaten future jobs.
O’Brien Architects and Dwell Design Studio are designing the project.
Legislation calls for ‘Innovation Zones’ that could become smart cities.
A veteran designer looks back on the lessons his father, a contractor, taught him.
The same firms are already struggling to cope with pandemic impacts.
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Bowling Green’s new Maurer Center reflects a trend toward business-centric learning experiences.
HDR and Stantec have been selected to design the project.
This new BD+C research project explores the leading drivers, sources of inspiration, and successful outcomes for de...
Costs and delayed deliveries of materials, parts, and supplies are vexing many contractors.
City will take into account embedded carbon when contracting to buy construction products.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders about building products and systems that...
Broadstone Queen City recently opened its doors to its first residents.
AI, analytical software, Internet of Things are keys to decarbonization of built environment.
BioMarin develops innovative biopharmaceuticals for serious diseases and medical conditions, focusing on those that address unmet medical needs. The HED design team has completed multiple laboratory renovations and expansions for the company’s commercial and clinical manufacturing facilities, including this facility in Novato, California. Photo: HED
Creating a successful life sciences facility within the shell of a former office building can be much like that old...
Smart connectivity systems are starting to become a must-have amenity in multifamily properties—and not just for up...
Democrats' vote in favor of the PRO Act will hurt workers and undermine the economic recovery, top construction ind...
Solomon Cordwell Buenz designed the project.
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.
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.