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 Innovation Academy in Alpharetta, Ga., will be set up to prepare high school students to become leaders in a knowledge economy. Images: Cooper Carry

Education Facility | December 05, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor  

The design firm Cooper Carry combined three of its practice studios to collaborate on this project.

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Codes and Standards | December 05, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Roadmap will lay foundation for a future LEED that is regenerative.

Brick on the south and west elevations was replaced with glazing to bring in sunlight

Brick on the south and west elevations was replaced with glazing to bring in sunlight.

Reconstruction Awards | December 05, 2019 | David Barista, Editorial Director

A long-forgotten five-and-dime store becomes a  speculative office property in Minnesota’s capital.

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 | December 05, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Embodied carbon now accounts for 11% of global greenhouse gas emissions.

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Codes and Standards | December 05, 2019 | GlobalData

From 2007 to 2025, GlobalData expects the cities’ combined gross domestic product (GDP) to increase by more than US$8...

Front entrance of the Galactic Starcruiser hotel

All renderings courtesy Disney.

Hotel Facilities | December 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The immersive hotel will be the company’s newest Star Wars experience.

9 tips on creating places of respite and reflection

A drone image of Civita recreation center shows pools, spas, multiple seating areas, fire pits, shade structures, and natural walls dividing spaces designed by landscape architect Lifescapes International. Civita is a master planned community built from a former sand and gravel quarry in San Diego. Bassenian Lagoni was the architect for the 8,720-sf clubhouse. Photo: Harrison Photographic 

  

Multifamily Housing | December 04, 2019 | Pat Curry, Contributing Editor

We talked to six veteran landscape architects about how to incorporate gardens and quiet spaces into multifamily comm...

WSP created a VR model with all the sensor data displayed as real time information that’s visible through VR goggles. Image: WSP USA

WSP created a VR model with all the sensor data displayed as real time information that’s visible through VR goggles. Image: WSP USA

   

Big Data | December 04, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

AEC firms are finally putting to use project information they’ve been storing in their computers for years.

December 04, 2019 | Metl-Span |

Zialena Winery sits on a 120-acre property and dates back to the early 1900s when Giuseppe Mazzoni immigrated from It...

The Revolution Hotel

The Revolution Hotel team stained the floor with a bold Mid-Century Modern pattern, designed by Adam&Co and Mark Grundig. The murals are by Tristan Eaton.

Reconstruction Awards | December 04, 2019 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Once a 1950s-era YWCA, The Revolution is now a hip new hotel in The Hub.

Market Data | December 04, 2019 | ABC

Private nonresidential spending fell 1.2% on a monthly basis and is down 4.3% from October 2018.

Lanternen aerial

All renderings courtesy Snøhetta

Cultural Facilities | December 04, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project’s design was developed with WERK Arkitekter.

Recompose central gathering area

All renderings courtesy Olson Kundig

Sustainability | December 03, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Olson Kundig is designing the project.

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Codes and Standards | December 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Provides third-party verification of competency to ‘making the world more economically, socially, and environmentally...

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Codes and Standards | December 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Calculator delivers first digitized EPDs.

Photo: Michael Muraz

December 02, 2019 | Elizabeth Cotton |

The architects specifically selected high-performance glass across the façade to ensure that it is energy-efficient w...

Hudson Commons

All Photos: Karen Fuchs Photography

Reconstruction Awards | December 02, 2019 | David Barista, Editorial Director

A project team converts a 1960s industrial structure into a Class A office gem.

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Codes and Standards | December 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Legality of requirement to hire apprentices, disadvantaged workers at issue.

Kisawa Resort Aerial

All renderings courtesy Kisawa Resort.

Resort Design | December 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The bungalows will be spread across 300-hectares of private beach, forest, and sand dunes.

 What building owners and AEC teams need to know about New York’s Climate Mobilization Act

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Building Owner | December 02, 2019 | Alison B. Hoffmann, Hoffmann Architects, Inc.

On April 18, 2019, the New York City Council passed the Climate Mobilization Act, a suite of laws aimed to meet the c...

Theatre Row, the five-theater Off-Broadway complex, recently underwent an extensive renovation as part of a larger reimagining of the complex’s role in New York City's nonprofit theater community. Marta Sanders of Architecture Outfit designed the renovation, which was unveiled last summer. Image: Playbill.com

Cultural Facilities | December 01, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new study identifies the challenges these theaters face, and offers possible solutions that include more city suppo...

A new Medical Innovation Building will open in Grand Rapids, Mich., in two years, adding to that city's research capabilities. Photos: Rockford Construction

Healthcare Facilities | November 26, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Michigan State University is part of a development team for a new life sciences building.

The renovated Metropolitan Opera House

The new concert hall has hosted Excision, Pentatonix, John Legend, and, most appropriately, The Revivalists. Photo: Live Nation.

Reconstruction Awards | November 26, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

An early 20th-century opera house now hosts concerts from Disney Acapella to Weezer.

November 26, 2019 | Nathan Miller |

For over 12 years, a digital design community made up of professionals, researchers, and academics sprung up around G...

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Codes and Standards | November 26, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Standard 62.1 and 62.2 updates provide new tables of ventilation rates per unit area.

citizenM Chicago ground floor retail

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Mixed-Use | November 26, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

bKL will serve as the project’s lead architect.

November 25, 2019 | Owens Corning

In 2008, Leeser Architecture of New York and F.J. Sciame Construction Company oversaw the three-year, $67 million exp...

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.

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