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CannonDesign is the architect for the project.
Seagate Development Group has several office projects near completion.
These high quality exterior gathering places are increasingly important in supporting community.
KTGY is designing the project.
LMN Architects designed the project.
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A government index that measures the selling price for goods used construction jumped 3.5% from February to March....
The Blue Book Network's Velocity Index measures month-to-month changes in bidding activity among construction firms...
HOK designed the project.
BD+C’s first-ever owners’ survey finds them focused on improving buildings’ performance for higher investment retur...
There are two converging trends that will shape this ratio of lab-to-office in 2021.
The project will comprise 285 multifamily units and the shell for a future event center.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders from Procon Consulting, Virginia Tech, a...
Teeple Architects designed the project.
DOE study investigated items used to control lumen depreciation, chromaticity shifts, and changes in drivers.
The goal of the circular economy is to keep materials in circulation through reusing, repurposing, repairing, or re...
Lessons learned could help US avoid that fate.
The building marks the latest phase of the Oakwood Shores revitalization plan.
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land and Odessa, Texas have worst 12-month employment losses.
The facility began construction in August of 2019.
Energy efficient, healthy, and affordable: the predictable nature of seasonal daylight geometry makes it one of th...
New projects in New York, Los Angeles on track to reach goal.
HMFH Architects designed the project.
Addresses market trend toward heavy sliding doors.
FXCollaborative designed the original building in 2001.
Rising costs, supply-chain woes, and cancellations threaten outlook.
Valerio Dewalt Train designed the project.
On a monthly basis, spending was down in 13 of 16 nonresidential subcategories.
CetraRuddy designed the project.
Local governments lose influence on creating new energy efficiency rules.