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BD+C exclusive research: What owners want from AEC firms
Industry Research | April 09, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor 

BD+C’s first-ever owners’ survey finds them focused on improving buildings’ performance for higher investment returns.

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September 01, 2006 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

Former Secretary of the Treasury Paul H. O'Neill–whose signature is probably still on many of the bills in your walle...

March 01, 2006 | Staff

"There are companies that build buildings just to seat people," says Andrew Garnar-Wortzel. "They don't take into acc...

September 01, 2002 | By W. Gene Corley

Having spent a good part of my career investigating structural failures, I've seen spectacular damage on building sit...

As architects design high-performing commercial buildings, supporting life safety via perimeter fire containment systems is critical. Specifying a tested, listed assembly that incorporates six essential design elements and withstands extreme testing conditions can help architects support passive life safety and optimize opportunities for egress during a commercial building fire.

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April 01, 2007 | By Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

The Building Team responsible for Des Moines Central Library embraced the notion of designing a simple library in the...

January 01, 2009 |

Associate principal AECOM Design, Shanghai, China EDUCATION BLArch, Tongji University MArch, University of Arizona PR...

February 01, 2003 | Staff

Of all major building projects, hospitals are unique, not just for their complexity — the vast amounts of high-tech e...

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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May 01, 2008 |

Since the first application of base isolators some 23 years ago on a legal services center in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif...

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

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources takes its role as the state's environmental steward seriously, so when i...

October 01, 2008 |

The Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council Program Place is the headquarters for the largest Girl Scout Council in the U....

January 01, 2009 |

SVP, national director of technical services Tishman Construction Corporation, New York, N.Y. EDUCATION BS, Northwest...

August 01, 2008 | By Sam Oches, Editorial Intern

The International Rescue Committee is a humanitarian organization dedicated to providing relief to victims of violenc...

August 01, 2008 | By Jeff Yoders, Senior Associate Editor

When the Wynn Resort replaced the Stardust Casino Hotel on the Strip in April 2005, longtime Las Vegas observers aske...

May 01, 2001 | By James Edward Sved

On the central grounds of the University of Virginia, at the heart of Thomas Jefferson's Academical Village, renovati...

Tall ICF Walls 9 Building Tips from the Experts Insulating concrete forms

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August 01, 2009 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Insulating concrete forms have a long history of success in low-rise buildings, but now Building Teams are specifyi...

May 01, 2003 | By Gordon Wright, Executive Editor

The 1994 Northridge Earthquake was the precipitating event that led to the completion last year of a new cathedral fo...

May 01, 2002 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

When California Gov. Gray Davis signed Senate Bill 732 last October, it marked the nation's first major state-level e...

November 01, 2004 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

About 200 miles southeast of Calgary along Interstate 15, the Port of Entry facility in Sweet Grass, Mont., and Coutt...

August 14, 2009 |

At 69 square miles, Vineland is New Jersey's largest city, at least in geographic area, and it has a rich history. It...

January 01, 2009 |

Managing director, Academic Group Shawmut Design and Construction, Boston EDUCATION BS, Wentworth Institute ofTechnol...

January 01, 2003 | By Daryl Delano, Reed Business Information Economist

Following a stagnant 2001 and a decidedly down 2002, total construction spending (not including single-family housing...

July 01, 2005 | By Dees Stribling, Contributing Editor

Business is good, even robust, for many of the AEC firms on BD&C's Giants 300 list. But rapid growth brings with...

September 01, 2008 | By Sam Oches, Editorial Intern

A new study sponsored by the Ceilings & Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA), the trade group repres...

June 01, 2001 | By C.C. Sullivan, Editorial Director

In terms of sustainability, this one is out there. Engineered to protect a fragile ecosystem and to serve as a model...

June 01, 2001 | By Gordon Wright, Senior Editor

The curvilinear shape of Seattle's Experience Music Project (EMP), a museum that documents and celebrates the history...

April 01, 2009 |

Past Winners 2006 FreemanWhite Hnedak Bobo Group McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Shawmut Design and Construction Wa...

January 01, 2009 |

Director of technology and innovation Morris Architects, Houston EDUCATION BS, MS, Rice University PROFESSIONAL CREDE...

May 01, 2007 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The description “large niche firm” may seem like an oxymoron, but 360-employee architecture firm Anshen+Allen certain...

June 01, 2002 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

The $12.5 million renovation of an historic warehouse into a mixed-use office and retail building that opened last Se...

September 01, 2005 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

The University of California's 10th campus is nestled deep in the San Joaquin Valley, 40 miles south of Modesto, just...

March 01, 2009 | Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Patrick Bellew is very keen on termites. Not just any termites. Barossa termites. The blind wood-munching critters fo...

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