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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The span connects Sea-Tac's new International Arrivals Facility with the airport's South Satellite. Images: Courtesy of Clark Construction

Airports | February 07, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

It took eight years to plan, design, and construct this bridge.

NBBJ acquires immersive technology design studio ESI Design Terrell Place in Washington, D.C., features 1,700-sf of motion-activated LED displays. Photo: Caleb Tkach courtesy EDI Design/NBBJ

Terrell Place in Washington, D.C., features 1,700-sf of motion-activated LED displays. Photo: Caleb Tkach courtesy ESI Design/NBBJ

    

Architects | February 06, 2020 | NBBJ

NBBJ has acquired experience design studio ESI Design. The acquisition signals a new era where buildings will be tr...

Seminary Hill Cider Mill in Callicoon, N.Y.

Seminary Hill Cider Mill in Callicoon, N.Y., is meeting Passive House standards with two temperature zones: one for apple storage and production on the lower level, the other for tasting events on the upper.

Sustainability | February 06, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Passive solutions that reduce a building’s energy consumption could get more viable as cities toughen CO2...

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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Codes and Standards | February 06, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Process often used to predict interior surface temperatures on fenestration.

LEGOLAND Water Park promotional material

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | February 06, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The water park will be part of Italy’s Gardaland Theme Park in Gardaland, Italy.

Image: Iwan Baan/Courtesy of The Shed

Great Solutions | February 05, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Precise positioning of mechanicals above its lighting keeps New York’s kinetic event space, The Shed, running.

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Market Data | February 05, 2020 | AGC

Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas and Kansas City have largest gains; New York City and Fairbanks, Alaska lag the most as...

Team members navigating a VR walkthrough via Fuzor Project. Photo: VIATechnik

February 05, 2020 | VIATechnik blog | Flora Liu, Studio Lead, VIATechnik

The importance of model-based design reviews for project success.

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Codes and Standards | February 05, 2020 | Peter, Fabris, Contributing Editor

Clarifies the responsibilities of rental housing providers and renters.

The Digital World: BIM event

The one-day event took place at Whitehall Place, in London. Photos courtesy John Tobin

   

AEC Tech | February 05, 2020 | JOHN TOBIN AIA, NEW YORK OFFICE DIRECTOR, SMRT ARCHITECTS AND ENGINEERS

Digital twin, ISO standards, blockchain, and data were the hot topics at the recent The Digital World: BIM event....

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Market Data | February 04, 2020 | AGC

Homebuilding strengthens but infrastructure and other nonresidential spending fades in recent months, reversing pat...

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Codes and Standards | February 04, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Governor has seven key strategies for emissions cuts.

Market Data | February 04, 2020 | IMEG

Founded in 1938 in Minneapolis, Clark Engineering has an extensive history of public and private project experience...

New Suffolk wordmark

Suffolk has issued a new wordmark as part of its rebranding.

Contractors | February 04, 2020 | Suffolk

General contractor expands services beyond construction into vertical service lines.

OPL LAC aerial at night

All renderings courtesy Diamond Schmitt Architects

Library | February 04, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Diamond Schmitt Architects is designing the project.

 

Huoshenshan hospital

Images courtesy Xinhua

Healthcare Facilities | February 03, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

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80 M street east

For a 100,000-sf, three-story overbuild at 80 M Street East in Washington, D.C., Hickok Cole and Arup will use mass timber, which the developer Columbia Property Trust believes will lure tenants and justify higher rents. Image: Hickok Cole Architects

Wood | February 03, 2020 |  John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Mass timber is finally making a dent in commercial construction. But can it keep up with demand?

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Office Building Design | February 03, 2020 | Leslie Suhr, Architect, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C, Fitwel Ambassador, LEO A Daly

For companies experiencing rapid growth, work-life balance can be a challenge to maintain, yet it remains a vital a...

Life of an Architect Podcast | February 03, 2020 | Bob Borson, FAIA

Finding the right sort of person who can help guide you through the various stages of your career can be incredibly...

This cutaway shows MULTI, Thyssenkrupp's innovative sideways elevator system, which it introduced in 2017. Thyssenkrupp is considering several bids for its Elevator Technology business unit. Image: Thyssenkrupp

Building Technology | January 31, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Engineering firm Kone Oyj raises the ante and joins three other suitor groups that have made multibillion dollar offe...

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Codes and Standards | January 31, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Rankings of states for LEED certified square feet per person released.

Tradeswoman boot in use

All images courtesy Red Wing Shoe Company

Building Team | January 31, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The boots are available now.

This month, developer Embrey Partners began construction on The Elm at River Park, a 293-unit property in Fort Worth, Texas, which should be ready for occupancy in the summer of 2021. A new report by the Joint Center for Housing Studies states that amenities-rich buildings with high rents are increasing the norm for new multifamily construction. Image: Embrey Partners

Multifamily Housing | January 31, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Nearly half of all renters are “cost burdened,” according to the latest Joint Center for Housing Studies report....

Market Data | January 30, 2020 |

Investment in structures contracts.

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Market Data | January 30, 2020 | Global Data

A total of 48 deals worth $505.11m were announced in December 2019.

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Codes and Standards | January 30, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

By 2030, Millennials and Generation Z will dominate workforce.

Healthcare Facilities | January 30, 2020 | CallisonRTKL blog | Alice Wainwright

Hospital employees, though excited about technological advancements, are expected to navigate a new workplace and car...

A huge all-glass roof provides a stunning view into the esplanade of Place Ville Marie, a mall and gathering place in downtown Montreal. Images: Sid Lee Architecture

Retail Centers | January 30, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

This $200 million project provided the installer, Seele, with some valuable lessons learned working with large panels...

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater. Courtesy Pixabay.

Architects | January 29, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The school was established in 1932.

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Codes and Standards | January 29, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Excess comes as middle class housing shortage worsens.

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