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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.
Fentress Architects is designing the facility in collaboration with Studio Scarab Architecture Interiors Planning a...
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Leers Weinzapfel Associates designed the project.
Eleven strategies to reduce energy use and increase wellbeing.
Lower demand for petroleum products means less asphalt production.
This week on The Weekly show, BD+C editors speak with AEC industry leaders from BK Facility Consulting, cove.tool,...
Gresham Smith is serving as architect-of-record for the entire project and is part of the design team with Pappageo...
A medical supply house’s new call center and a vaccination module that can handle more patients faster are among th...
Downtown Los Angeles has $3 billion in new construction projects under development, including The Grand, a mixed-used 1.2-million-sf public-private partnership that Related Cos. is developing, according to a new report from the Downtown Center Business Improvement District. However, JLL's latest Construction Forecast predicts a slow recovery in construction spending nationwide. Image: Related Companies
Predicts second-half improvement toward normalization next year.
Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects is designing the project.
The mainstreaming of modular construction offers a cost-effective and creative solution to develop new types of urb...
Four courses address COVID-19.
Diamond Schmitt designed the project, which is named for Lubbock native Buddy Holly.
AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for January was 44.9 compared to 42.3 in December.
Includes flush calculations to reduce time and energy to clear contaminants between occupancy periods.
The venue will host events ranging from music and entertainment to eSports competitions.
A vibrant, modern Learning Commons can draw students in and make learning fun.
The project will transform 17 acres of the core conservatory area.
Paul A. Castrucci Architects is designing the project.
Includes backup power for resident and staff “area of refuge”.
We have all heard the phrase “Better, Faster, Cheaper, you can have any 2.” Is it actually true? Yes, of course, it...
Survey of multifamily developers, owners, architects, and contractors shows many adjusting their amenities to deal...
The Architectural Team designed the project.
Offering undocumented immigrants a path to legal status will put an end to unfair competition and labor exploitatio...