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May limit the number of firms that could compete for contracts.
Projects include new General Assembly Building, outpatient facility at Virginia Commonwealth University.
The Edward J. Stemmler Hall project has won a Bronze Award in BD+C’s 2020 Reconstruction Awards.
Dwindling list of project starts forces contractors to lay off workers.
Will accelerate pace of lead service line replacement.
Some communities will have 90% of their affordable housing at risk.
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SOM designed the project.
Its latest completion is an office/factory/warehouse combo for one of Marvin Window’s brands.
Nearly 23% of employees will work from outside of offices.
Many commercial projects languish, even while homebuilding soars.
Founded by Curt Moody, FAIA, NOMA, and the late engineer Howard E. Nolan, the firm’s work is centered on the belief...
When value engineering is referenced in our industry, our minds may immediately go to a process that reduces projec...
The 51,987-sf Sazerac House is an interactive cocktail museum, active distillery, corporate headquarters, and event...
Perkins+Will designed the project.
Sales completions at end of Q3 were down over 41 percent from the same period a year ago.
CROSSWALK web service accesses standards specific to projects from feasibility to turnover.
One-stop-shop for information associated with technology validations in buildings.
Measure’s modest amount of funding for infrastructure projects and clarification that PPP loans may not be taxed wi...
The project, dubbed The Smile, has recently completed construction.
Directs defense, agriculture secretaries to review potential for wood frame construction on defense building projec...
Rule would apply to projects on lots sized 20,000 sf or larger.
New York and Vermont record worst February-November losses, Virginia has largest pickup.
Future usage might boil down to competitive pressure, according to a Dodge Data & Analytics survey.
BD+C’s Reconstruction Awards recognize the adaptive reuse of the Kensington Trust building.
The project has won a Bronze Award in BD+C's 2020 Reconstruction Awards.
Ross Barney Architects designed the project.
Building owners can invest in new technology with no upfront cost.
The December 17 episode of BD+C's The Weekly is available for viewing on demand.