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A rendering of a new school campus with flexible indoor-outdoor teaching spaces

A section of a rendering showing how a flexible learning village might lay out. The image comes from HMC Architects, one of the AEC firms that Los Angeles County consulted for its new design guidelines for outdoor learning.

    

K-12 Schools | June 20, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The report covers everything from funding and site prep recommendations to whether large rocks can be used as seating.

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Exterior rendering of mass-timber TimberQuest school building

TimberQuest, which uses prefabricated mass timber components, can significantly reduce a project's design and construction periods. Images: Courtesy of XL Construction

Wood | June 10, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

TimberQuest brand seeks to avoid overinvestment in production that has plagued other CLT providers.

The future of the workplace is social clubs
Office Building Design | June 10, 2021 | BD+C Staff

Office design experts from NELSON Worldwide propose a new concept for the workplace, one that resembles the social...

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Codes and Standards | June 09, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Includes improved guidance on thermal comfort, revisions to air filtration requirements.

When choosing an architectural coatings system, there are an abundance of qualities to look for. An architect or specifier desires a coating system that is sustainable and durable. Additionally, a coatings system must provide the aesthetic properties needed by the architect as well, not only at the time of initial coating, but for decades to come.

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One Museum Square Exterior
Multifamily Housing | June 09, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The luxury apartment community is located in the heart of Los Angeles.

PDX exterior main terminal

Renderings courtesy ZGF

Airports | June 09, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

An undulating wooden roof highlights the project.

June 08, 2021 | NBBJ’s nbbX blog | Jonathan Ward and Andrea Vanecko

The vitality of ground level commercial space is about much more than the future of retail.

As architects design high-performing commercial buildings, supporting life safety via perimeter fire containment systems is critical. Specifying a tested, listed assembly that incorporates six essential design elements and withstands extreme testing conditions can help architects support passive life safety and optimize opportunities for egress during a commercial building fire.

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Codes and Standards | June 08, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

For design of wood members, assemblies, and connections to meet code requirements.

Sanko HQ interior light well

Renderings courtesy Eugene Malyi

Office Building Design | June 08, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project was selected for its sustainable and innovative features.

Augustana University Residence Hall exterior rendering

Courtesy KWK Architects

University Buildings | June 08, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KWK Architects designed the project.

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Codes and Standards | June 07, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

International Living Future Institute document helps with social, regulatory, and financial hurdles.

105 Victoria Street ground floor amenities

Renderings: DBOX

Mixed-Use | June 07, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the firm’s first in London.

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Market Data | June 07, 2021 | AGC

Seasonally adjusted construction employment in May totaled 7,423,000.

MULTIFAMILY HOUSING AMENITIES SURVEY 2021

The exclusive 2021 Multifamily Amenities Study describes which of 131 amenities more than 300 developers, architects, and contractors implemented in the last two years.

Multifamily Housing | June 06, 2021 | ROBERT CASSIDY, EDITOR, MULTIFAMILY DESIGN+CONSTRUCTION

Download the 2021 Multifamily Amenities Study. 

Women in Design and Construction 2021
Building Team | June 04, 2021 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 2021 Women in Design+Construction event will take place December 1-3, 2021. This is an online live event. 

Plastpro with Dora Kay, AIA, Moseley Architects

Architects, developers, and builders will meet in person with product manufacturers at two ProCONNECT events this fall: "Single-Family" (Sept 12-14) and "Multifamily" (Dec 12-14).

Sustainability | October 05, 2020 | PROCONNECT STAFF

SGC Horizon ProConnect 2021 schedule for Education, Multifamily, Office, and Single Family events.

Image courtesy Teknion – Teknion.com

Office Building Design | June 03, 2021 | Clark Nexsen Blog | Anne Bradley and Megan Chorley

Balancing personal space and the need for collaboration.

The BASE exterior at dusk

Photos courtesy Populous

Events Facilities | June 03, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project cost $32 million.

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Codes and Standards | June 03, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Post-1960 offices present ventilation, daylighting, and other challenges.

Student Housing Trends 2021-2022, with Fred Pierce, CEO of Pierce Education Properties
Multifamily Housing | June 03, 2021 | BD+C Staff

In this exclusive video interview for HorizonTV, Fred Pierce, CEO of...

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Market Data | June 02, 2021 | AGC

Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land and Odessa, Texas have worst 14-month construction job losses.

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Codes and Standards | June 02, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contrbuting Editor

New features include Python Plugin features and additional tabular reporting options.

Photo: Zhang Chao

Mixed-Use | June 02, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Morphosis designed the project.

The Assembly is an adaptive reuse of a Ford factory and showroom

The Assembly will have 108,000 sf of leasable space. Images: Courtesy of Wexford Science & Technology

Adaptive Reuse | June 02, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

This is the latest step in the city’s post-industrial resurgence.

Swinerton moves into New York City with new branch

Swinerton will focus initially on serving existing customers and providing services for corporate interiors, aviation, and healthcare.

Contractors | June 01, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The California-based construction firm opens an office in New York City that is positioned to become its Northeast...

Life of an Architect Podcast | June 01, 2021 | Bob Borson, FAIA

Architects are expected to have a working mastery of building science and technology, construction techniques, and...

Market Data | June 01, 2021 | ABC

Spending was down on a monthly basis in nine of 16 nonresidential subcategories.

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Codes and Standards | June 01, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Builders advised to stock up to deal with shortages.

St Rita Square Milwaukee

St Rita Square, Milwaukee, provides independent living, memory care, and assisted living. The new church is in the background at right.

Multifamily Housing | June 01, 2021 | AG ARCHITECTURE

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Market Data | June 01, 2021 | AGC

Public and private work declines amid supply-chain woes, soaring costs.

Georgia Southern Research and Engineering Building exterior

Photos Courtesy JE Dunn

University Buildings | June 01, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility will serve as the new epicenter for engineering excellence and innovation in southeast Georgia.

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