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The design for a new art museum on the main campus of Princeton University would open up the building, and display its permanent collection in a unique way. Image: Adjaye Associates

Museums | October 15, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The building would double the size of the existing museum.

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October 01, 2008 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

A century ago, majestic Victorian homes lined Massachusetts Avenue in Boston, but few of these grande dames still sur...

January 01, 2003 | Daryl Delano, RBI Economist

At an estimated $220.2 billion, the value of nonresidential building construction spending (for both new and remodeli...

January 01, 2009 |

Principal Cubellis, Boston EDUCATION BArch, Wentworth Institute of Technology PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS AIA, NCARB ACC...

Get inspired! Brick’s adaptability has made it the premier building material for centuries even as styles come and go. Nothing says “classic” like brick, but nothing says “innovative” like brick either. Check out some examples of how fired clay brick remains a major presence in the 21st Century designer’s palette.

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August 01, 2007 | By Anne Hartman, Editorial Intern

A growing number of designers are turning to interior glass walls and door systems to help flood interior spaces with...

August 01, 2006 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

Confirming that there's still no substitute for quality, 323 Building Design & Construction subscribers who regul...

May 01, 2006 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

The Bronx Library Center is located in the heart of the Fordham neighborhood, the borough's busiest commercial distri...

February 01, 2004 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

Valley View Medical Center, a small rural hospital in the fast-growing southwestern corner of Utah, exemplifies what...

October 01, 2008 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Durable, versatile, dependable, and easily available, concrete is among the world's time-honored structural and finis...

November 01, 2003 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

For officials with the U.S. General Services Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the New Eng...

March 01, 2002 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

When Chevy Chase Bank decided to build its new $175 million headquarters on the last available site at the highest pr...

February 01, 2001 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

Like a futuristic tree house, Tetra Pak's U.S. headquarters sits nestled among 11 acres of mature trees in Vernon Hil...

March 01, 2004 | By Staff

A reflective, low-e coating that its manufacturer says provides significantly higher daylight transmission and lower...

April 01, 2001 | By Gordon Wright, Senior Editor

Retailers are increasingly likely to give shoppers a preview of what is inside their store before they enter it, acco...

September 01, 2008 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

In a climate where the temperature regularly hits 90°F, and 100-degree days are not uncommon, it would seem prudent f...

January 01, 2004 | By Gordon Wright, Executive Editor

The communication of ideas is the lifeblood of Discovery Communications, a media company best known for its Discovery...

November 01, 2001 | By Jim Crockett, Contributing Editor

For years, San Francisco's east waterfront, or Embarcadero, stood underutilized. A major culprit was an unsightly dou...

February 01, 2008 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Every now and then, Erik Kocher catches himself daydreaming about what his ultimate next-gen student recreation facil...

June 01, 2001 | By Karen L. Wagner

Elevator renovations come in many flavors, but most can be classified as modernizations, retrofits or restorations. E...

February 01, 2001 | By James Edward Sved

Once the tallest structure in New York City's midtown area, the 1912 Candler Building is 24 stories of highly ornamen...

May 01, 2006 | By Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief

In the late 1980s, Michael M. McCarthy, the fourth-generation owner of privately held McCarthy Building Companies, ca...

April 01, 2004 | By Mindi Zissman, Products Editor

Like many other school districts, the Iredell-Statesville Schools in Statesville, N.C., were searching for a way to c...

March 01, 2005 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

Shanghai, an ancient city of more than 16 million people, is abundantly rich in heritage and culture. But until recen...

July 01, 2008 |

Adolfson & Peterson Construction C 68 AECOM Technology Corp. EA 3 Affiliated Engineers E 6 Alberici Corp. C 41 Al...

January 01, 2003 | By Gordon Wright, Executive Editor

A $33.5 million renovation of the U.S. Botanic Garden Conservatory on the U.S. Capitol grounds in Washington has not...

August 14, 2009 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

The city of Phoenix has sprawling suburbs, but its outward expansion caused the downtown core to stagnate—a problem n...

December 01, 2005 | Staff

A survey of 417 architects, engineers, building owners, and contractors by McGraw-Hill Construction Research & An...

July 01, 2008 |

Healthcare construction spending increased just 6% during the last 12 months but is expected to resume expanding at a...

April 01, 2009 | Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

On December 31, 1988, as employees at KCI were ringing in the New Year, they were also celebrating the purchase of th...

March 01, 2008 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

When Kansas City-based Zimmer Real Estate Services put the finishing touches on its LEED-certified EcoWorks at Southl...

August 01, 2008 | By Lenora Jane Estes, Editorial Intern

Turn and open. Sounds simple, but for decades Building Teams have been pushed to make door knobs, locks, and related...

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