Pinnacle Towers complex rendering

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Mixed-Use | February 14, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

ArchGroup Consultants is designing the project.

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Life of an Architect Podcast | November 25, 2019 | Bob Borson, FAIA

It’s that holiday time of the year. If you are lucky enough to have an architect in your life, and you are wondering...

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Codes and Standards | November 25, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More than 60% say coworking space is in their portfolios.

North elevation of the University of Chicago Harris School at the Keller Center

Photos: Tom Rossiter

Reconstruction Awards | November 25, 2019 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Project team goes all out for LEED Platinum and the Living Building Challenge.

If you are an architect, designer, interior architect, interior designer, or color expert/consultant on building design projects, we need your expertise for Building Design+Construction's 2020 Color Trends Survey. Click below to share your insights.

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Market Data | November 25, 2019 | Transwestern

12-month net absorption decelerates by one-third from 2018 total.

Culdesac Tempe courtyard space

All images: Opticos/Hugo Render

Urban Planning | November 22, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The neighborhood is scheduled to launch in 2020.

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Market Data | November 22, 2019 | AIA

The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score in October is 52.0.

The Great Hall of Chicago's Union Station

The Great Hall of Chicago’s Union Station. The skylight was retrofitted with 858 panes of high-efficiency glass. All photos: : Amtrak & Goettsch Partners

Reconstruction Awards | November 22, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

What’s the cure for a leaky skylight? Another skylight built above it, of course.

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Codes and Standards | November 22, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Would allow customers to use solar farms instead of installing their own PVs.

Vitality eSports gaming setup with computers

All photos courtesy HKS

Sports and Recreational Facilities | November 22, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility is meant to draw in more than just eSports fans.

November 22, 2019 | Sponsored Videos
November 21, 2019 | Metl-Span

TMS Contractors LLC of Houston handled the design and construction of the project.

November 21, 2019 | Stantec Blog | Brenda Webster Tweel and Anushree Nallapaneni

Looking to enliven your city with a laneway revamp? Follow the themes of breathe, move, frame, celebrate, and inspire...

The east façade of the Ottawa train station,  now the new home of Canada’s Senate.

Reconstruction Awards | November 21, 2019 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Canada’s Senate gets an interim home in what was once the capital’s main train station.

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Codes and Standards | November 21, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More than 2.6 million sf of space being certified each day.

Company to celebrate 55 years in storage and organization with a visit by celebrity guest Anthony Carrino.

MasterSuite, one of ClosetMaid’s best-known product lines, offers a premium range of textured wood styles.

November 20, 2019 |

Company to celebrate 55 years in storage and organization with a visit by celebrity guest Anthony Carrino....

November 20, 2019 | Bill O'Keeffe |

With architects specifying full-vision, code-compliant, 60 and 90 minute, temperature rise doors for exit stairwells...

817 W. 12th Street. Rendering: Transwestern.

Multifamily Housing | November 20, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Transwestern is developing the projects.

The Oxford word of the year: climate emergency. Graph sourced from the Oxford Corpus

Sustainable Design and Construction | November 20, 2019 | Rob Cassidy |

The Oxford Word of the Year 2019 is climate emergency.

Springfield Technical Community College

Corten steel canopies along the 764-foot façade mark new entrances into Springfield Technical Community College. All photos: Chuck  Choi

Reconstruction Awards | November 19, 2019 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

College unites student services under one roof.

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Codes and Standards | November 19, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

NCARB survey shows strong support for architecture as a licensed profession.

DOME provides a secure environment for homeless individuals while they try to find permanent housing. Images: Perkins and Will

Modular Building | November 18, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

DOME is a Perkins and Will-designed prototype whose goal is to provide bridge housing to the unsheltered.

The 300,000-sf Ulysses S. Grant High School in Portland, Ore., saw an opportunity to help fix some of its student problems through improved architectural design. Image: Benjamin Benschneider

Education Facility | November 18, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Bullying, unintended segregation, privacy, and gender neutrality all factored into the redesign and upgrading of Gran...

November 18, 2019 | Woods Bagot

The consultancy is led by Steven Cornwell, James Calder, and Dr. Christian Derix.

The Paint Factory exterior

The reconstruction of the Paint Factory, built in 1947, creates a mixed-use development that has been a catalyst for new construction in the surrounding community. All photos: Ken West Photography.

Reconstruction Awards | November 18, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

An enlightened A/E firm is spurring redevelopment in an old industrial section of Little Rock.

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Codes and Standards | November 18, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Buildings large than 25,000 sf targeted in initiative to further carbon neutrality goal.

Aerial view of new Main Library

All renderings courtesy Snøhetta/Clark Nexsen

Library | November 18, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The library is located at the center of the rapidly changing North Tryon corridor.

November 15, 2019 | MBCI |

We’ll address some ways metal roofing systems are an advantage when upgrading your roof and restoring your building t...

Union Terminal exterior

The restoration of Union Terminal and the massive fountain at its entrance took 2½ years. The rotunda spans 180 feet. Eight mosaic and 22 painted murals were restored. Photo: Brad Feinknopf.

Reconstruction Awards | November 15, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Painstaking care went into restoring Cincinnati’s train terminal/museum complex.

Generally, concrete structures show less embedded carbon than steel structures, according to a study of 600-plus buildings by Thornton Tomasetti. The engineering firm is about to release its carbon measuring tool Beacon. The Carbon Leadership Forum is launching its own tool, EC3, which was co-conceived by Skanska. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | November 15, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The Carbon Leadership Forum and Thornton Tomasetti are taking the lead to drive the industry toward zero-carbon build...

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Market Data | November 14, 2019 | ABC

Nonresidential construction input prices fell 0.1% for the month and are down 2.0% compared to the same time last yea...

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