The Spheres—the crown jewel of Amazon’s Seattle campus—went beyond the bounds of typical planning to achieve a stunning glass dome triumvirate.read more
This special research report from the editors of BD+C explores the leading trends and drivers related to the use of color on commercial, institutional, and multifamily building projects.read more
Dariana Tani, Economist at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view on the situation
Construction spending declines 2.1% in May and how physical spaces may adapt to a post-COVID world.
Emphasis on cleaning surfaces overlooks importance of mechanical infrastructure.
Federal infrastructure measure can help offset private-sector demand that is likely to remain below pre-coronavirus...
At UC San Diego Medical Center, CallisonRTKL designed a teaching facility that offers medical simulation training. It includes several design elements that combat infection control, such rounded corners, stepped ceilings, and encased light fixtures for easier cleaning, as well as solid surfaces with chemically bonded seams to remove gaps and cracks. Photo: Brian Henniker
Caught off guard by COVID-19, healthcare systems take stock of the capacity and preparedness.
Facebook to build $800 million data center and 329 metro areas added construction jobs in May.
A much-needed addition to a popular Pittsburgh museum. A new, cutting-edge medical facility in Asheville, North Carolina. What do they have in common? Exterior wall building products from CENTRIA that deliver the goods on both function and design.
Certification body forms advisory group of industry leaders and health experts.
Resources were developed as part of AIA’s “Reopening America: Strategies for Safer Buildings” initiative.
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Wash. added the most construction jobs (28,600, 44%) in May.
Mortenson Construction is the project’s general contractor.
As many countries begin to return to the office, it’s a chance to ask ourselves: what do we truly value?...
Affordable housing comes to the Bay Area and this is not the end of cities.
The two phase project will provide 100 affordable units total.
Performance standards could greatly reduce GHG emissions.
Similar structures can produce different energy usage results.
HQ tower features gardens on every floor and the head of Hilton talks about how his business will survive.
Inertia Platform provides a visual and map-centric approach to jobsite management and Building Team collaboration....
Glass box designs have an energy performance problem.
Controlling future infection spreads could become job one for most buildings and spaces.
This week on The Weekly (June 25 episode), BD+C...
Restoration of 1930s El Paso hotel completes and Arc offers tools, analytics for safe workplace re-entry.
NBBJ’s spiral design maximizes worker exposure to the green spaces.
Contractors quickly prioritized worker health and safety, and 1 in 3 plan to hire more workers in the next 6 months...
The project represented a cross-collaboration of Cooper Carry’s Hospitality studio and The Johnson Studio at Cooper...
Platform helps sustainability teams to collect data, benchmark progress, measure impact, and improve performance....
CDC to build the most advanced high containment laboratory in the country and architecture billings downward trajec...
Flad Architects, Page Southerland Page, and WSP will plan, program, and design the HCCL.
Construction Specifications Institute offers “digital classification engine.”
AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May was 32.0 compared to 29.5 in April, but still represents a si...
Exli designed and built the project.