How the coronavirus is impacting the AEC industry

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Coronavirus | March 13, 2020 | BD+C Editors

Here's the latest news BD+C editors are tracking on COVID-19's impact on the AEC industry and the real estate market.

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February 21, 2020 | SmithGroup Perspectives blog |

Access to health and wellness services is a vital part of any conversation about community resilience.

FATVillage

All renderings courtesy SB Architects

Mixed-Use | February 21, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will build upon the existing FATVillage Arts District.

Building Team | February 21, 2020 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 2020 Women in Design+Construction event will take place October 21-22, 2020, at the Sofitel Chicago Magnificent M...

Trim-Tex recently rolled out its latest vinyl corner bead innovation, Fast Edge®, promising to drastically cut down on the time and material it takes to finish drywall corners. How much can these corner beads actually save contractors? They put it to the test!

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University Buildings | February 20, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Stantec designed the project.

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Codes and Standards | February 20, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Mayor commits to goal for new and extensively renovated structures.

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Market Data | February 20, 2020 | Yardi Matrix

The economy’s steady growth buoys prospects for continued strong performance.

Middlesex School BILCO

Middlesex School in Massachusetts recently completed an extensive renovation project of the school theater. The project included six double-leaf acoustical smoke vents manufactured by The BILCO Company. 
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February 19, 2020 | THE BILCO COMPANY

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Codes and Standards | February 19, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Perceived benefits make residents willing to help public works departments.

Ciel Tower Dubai skyline

All renderings courtesy NORR/The First Group

Hotel Facilities | February 19, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

NORR designed the tower.

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Market Data | February 19, 2020 | AIA

Demand for design services increases across all building sectors.

February 18, 2020 | Stantec Blog | Joe Pobiner

Urban developments are seeking to promote innovation, healthy living, and sustainability.

UC Berkeley Enclave apartments

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University Buildings | February 18, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Kirk E Peterson & Associates designed the project.

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Codes and Standards | February 18, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

National labs, universities, businesses selected for total of $74 million in funding.

Life of an Architect Podcast | February 17, 2020 | Bob Borson, FAIA

So you’ve graduated from architecture school and received a university degree in architecture—so what happens next?...

ASID Survey on outdoor kitchens

A recent survey of ASID members showed stainless steel to be the most popular material for outdoor kitchens.

February 17, 2020 |

Designers weigh in on outdoor kitchens

An exterior wall panel, manufactured by Clark Pacific, is positioned into place. Image: Clark Pacific

An exterior wall panel, manufactured by Clark Pacific, is positioned into place. Image: Clark Pacific

    

Modular Building | February 16, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Gensler has been working with component supplier Clark Pacific on several projects.

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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Codes and Standards | February 14, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Practice optimizes power grid, incorporates more renewable power.

Call for surveys: 2020 Giants 300 Report

The 312,000-sf Biological Science Building at the University of Michigan, by Ennead Architects (design architect) and SmithGroup (AOR), unites two science departments and three museums under one roof. Barton Malow was the general contractor. Photo courtesy Barton Malow

   

Giants 300 | February 14, 2020 | BD+C Staff

Ranking the nation’s largest architecture, engineering, and construction firms across 44 building sectors and special...

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Codes and Standards | February 13, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Functions as a transparency platform for organizations to disclose their operations.

CareerBuilder HQ central stair and reception

ll photos courtesy Perkins and WIll

Office Building Design | February 13, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Perkins and Will designed the project.

On the Rhine exterior

All photos: Brad Feinknopf

Mixed-Use | February 13, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

GBBN designed the project.

Giants 300 Technology and Innovation Study: Assessing the state of technology adoption at AEC firms
AEC Tech | February 13, 2020 | BD+C Staff

This survey of 130 of the nation's largest architecture, engineering, and construction firms tracks the state of AEC...

The Pinnacle at Central Wharf

All renderings courtesy KPF

Sustainability | February 12, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will reconnect Downtown Boston to the waterfront.

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Codes and Standards | February 12, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Software toolkit enables access to deep energy retrofit and zero-net energy strategies.

Hilton Lobby

All photos: Peter J. Sieger

Hotel Facilities | February 12, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is part of the city’s Destination Medical Center initiative.

Multifamily Housing | February 12, 2020 | BD+C Staff

These new products can help improve any new multifamily project.

Signal House, Washington D.C.

Office Building Design | February 11, 2020 | Gensler Blog | Johnathan Sandler

Creativity is the secret sauce in the success of every business.

Downtown Superior wrap building

All renderings courtesy KTGY Architecture and Planning

Mixed-Use | February 11, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The development will be built in Superior, Colo.

February 11, 2020 | Cannon Design Blog | Erinn Connor

It will be one of a few clinics fully dedicated to patients with autism.

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