AEC angel investor

Jesse Devitte is among the coterie of savvy venture capitalists who saw gold in those AEC hills. McKinsey & Company estimates that investors pumped more than $10 billion into “contech” startups between 2000 and 2017. Illustration: Cathy LePenske, BD+C

Movers+Shapers | April 19, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Jesse Devitte is among the prescient venture capitalists who’ve bet on the AEC industry finally coming around to design and construction technology.

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Sustainability | April 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is dubbed Oceanix City.

April 04, 2019 | Trim-Tex

Silver vinyl reveals are now available and at a lower cost than aluminum reveals, while offering the same look, and f...

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Codes and Standards | April 04, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Previous comprehensive changes were done 70 years ago.

Photo: MSR Design

Library | April 04, 2019 | AIA

The AIA/ALA Library Building Award is the only award that recognizes entire library structures and all aspects of the...

All renderings courtesy HKS Architects

Sports and Recreational Facilities | April 04, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium will be the cornerstone of the Texas Live! Development.

April 03, 2019 | Sherwin-Williams Coil Coatings

Strategically chosen design, panels, and colors reflect a museum's musical roots and a city's rich culture.

Multifamily Housing | April 03, 2019 | Yardi Matrix

A survey of 127 major U.S. real estate markets by Yardi Matrix shows no signs of slowing for multifamily rental deman...

A rendering of a 101,627-sf medical clinic replacement building in Fort Knox, Ky., which CallisonRTKL designed and Mortenson is building. Construction should be completed in spring 2021. A new study conducted by Mortenson finds that technology-abetted virtual care could become more prevalent in the future. Image: Mortenson

Healthcare Facilities | April 03, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Mortenson’s latest study finds that Millennials’ inclinations toward technological solutions are changing how care is...

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Codes and Standards | April 03, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Integration of new IT approaches in construction with new materials has potential to enhance sustainability, alleviat...

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Healthcare Facilities | April 03, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

HKS Architects designed the addition.

Multifamily Housing | April 03, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new complex offers easy access to I-26.

Retail Centers | April 02, 2019 | Stantec Blog | Jason Stephenson

We continually hear that “retail is dying,” but there are many foundational retail types essential to consumers—here’...

Natural wood plays wellness-focused role in SHoP Architects' latest project

National Veterans Resource Center. Rendering courtesy SHoP

Wood | April 02, 2019 | Think Wood

The National Veterans Resource Center, scheduled to be completed in 2020, will highlight warm natural wood in its con...

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Codes and Standards | April 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Counterintuitive finding makes value of wide open workspaces questionable.

All images courtesy Chef's Table

Resort Design | April 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

dwp designed the restaurant.

Denning House exterior

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University Buildings | April 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Ennead Architects designed the building.

Market Data | April 01, 2019 | ABC

Private nonresidential spending fell 0.5% for the month and is only up 0.1% on a year-over-year basis.

A star-shaped oculus is a focal point of Studio ORD's winning design proposal for O'Hare Airport's expansion. Image: Studio ORD

Airports | April 01, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Studio ORD, which includes Chicago-based Studio Gang, is chosen from five finalists.

Photo: Mark Hadden

Laboratories | April 01, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

C.F. Møller Architects designed the building.

March 29, 2019 | TAMLYN |

It’s important to educate — and upsell — builders on smaller detail pieces that have higher margins.

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Codes and Standards | March 29, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Pilot credit aims to reduce use of illegal wood in buildings.

Resiliency | March 29, 2019 | LS3P Foresight | Charles H. Boney, FAIA, LEED AP

Resilient design principles will be critical in preparing our communities for future storms, writes LS3P's Charles H....

Healthcare Facilities | March 29, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Francis Cauffman Architects (FCA) designed the adaptive reuse project.

March 28, 2019 | BD+C Staff

The theme for this year's ProConnects is "Partnerships."

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Codes and Standards | March 28, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Will pursue new projects being developed with mass timber.

Photo: Neil Alexander

University Buildings | March 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

StudioWTA designed the building.

Fusion arena interior

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | March 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Populous is designing the facility.

Shortage of skilled construction workers resulting in missed deadlines

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

Some 40% of contractors have turned down project offers.

Healthcare Facilities | March 27, 2019 | SmithGroup Perspectives blog | Andrew Brumbach

For many health systems, seeking ways to mitigate HAIs and protect their patients is a high priority.

Robie House Living Room

Robie House Living Room. Photo: James Caulfield

Reconstruction & Renovation | March 27, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The AIA designated the Robie House as one of the 10 most significant structures of the twentieth century.

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