The Weekly is STREAMING now. Join us at HorizonTV
Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami adaptive reuse of King Cole Hotel Photo Kim Sargent

The Ritz-Carlton Residences sits on a 36-slip private marina in Miami Beach, Fla. The project team for Lionheart Capital’s 111-condominium community was led by Stantec (AOR). Residences are priced from $2 million to $40 million. Photo: Kim Sargent

    

Multifamily Housing | January 20, 2021 | Mike Plotnick, Contributing Editor

The 1920s King Cole Hotel becomes the Ritz-Carlton Residences Miami in the largest residential adaptive reuse project in South Florida.

read more
Solar panels

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 11, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Restraints include high upfront cost, and lack of universal definition and approaches.

Market Data | January 11, 2021 | Turner Construction Company

SourceBlue draws upon 20 years of supply chain management experience in the construction ind...

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 11, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

First update of ‘safe harbors’ in 15 years provides better clarity for design and construction firms.

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.

read more
Central Station at its opening in October 1914 and the revitalized hotel in 2020

Central Station at its opening in October 1914 and the revitalized hotel in 2020. Photo: VRX Studios

Reconstruction Awards | January 10, 2021 | ROBERT CASSIDY, EXECUTIVE EDITOR
An aerial rendering of Ohana Center for Health

The under-construction Ohana Center for Health in Monterey, Calif., reflects a growing need for mental heathcare. Images: NBBJ

Healthcare Facilities | January 09, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

NBBJ is among the firms tapping into this trend.

Courtesy Pixabay

Market Data | January 08, 2021 | AGC

Gains are likely temporary as new industry survey finds widespread pessimism for 2021.

Get inspired! Brick’s adaptability has made it the premier building material for centuries even as styles come and go. Nothing says “classic” like brick, but nothing says “innovative” like brick either. Check out some examples of how fired clay brick remains a major presence in the 21st Century designer’s palette.

read more
oLIV Tucson STUDENT HOUSING project BY CoreSpaces 2020 Student housing report

A green wall frames a properly masked student resident at ōLiv Tucson, near the University of Arizona, which operated on a hybrid Covid-19 schedule until Thanksgiving, then was scheduled to go all virtual. Photo: Nathan Oppenheim

    

Multifamily Housing | January 08, 2021 | Robert Cassidy, Editor

Despite the coronavirus pandemic, many college and university residences were completed in time for classes, live o...

Courtesy Pixabay

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

Battle over IP property claims by ICC and other codes bodies continues.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 08, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Businesses that install green roofs, rain gardens, permeable pavement, and rainwater harvesting are eligible.

Sideyard exterior

All photos: Stephen Miller

Wood | January 08, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Skylab designed the project.

Courtesy Pixabay

Market Data | January 07, 2021 | AGC

New industry outlook finds most contractors expect demand for many categories of construction to decline.

The Weekly show, Jan 7, 2021: Preconstruction boot camp, and leadership strategies for navigating a challenging market Expert guests are Steve Wiley, SVP of Preconstruction at James McHugh Construction and Greg Kelly, PE, President and CEO, STV Inc.
Contractors | January 07, 2021 | BD+C Staff

The January 7 episode of BD+C's The Weekly is available for viewing on demand. 

Courtesy Pixabay

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

May limit the number of firms that could compete for contracts.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 07, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contrinbuting Editor

Projects include new General Assembly Building, outpatient facility at Virginia Commonwealth University.

Stemmler Hall lab space

All photos: Todd Mason, Halkin Mason Photography.

Reconstruction Awards | January 06, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Edward J. Stemmler Hall project has won a Bronze Award in BD+C’s 2020 Reconstruction Awards.

Market Data | January 05, 2021 | AGC

Dwindling list of project starts forces contractors to lay off workers.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 05, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Will accelerate pace of lead service line replacement.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 05, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Some communities will have 90% of their affordable housing at risk.

Moynihan train Hall exterior
Transit Facilities | January 05, 2021 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SOM designed the project.

Lobby of TruStile's new headquarters in Denver

The door manufacturer TruStile is moving into a new headquarters in Denver designed by Ware Malcomb, one of several projects the firm has completed over the past six or seven months. Image: Inside Out Studios

Architects | January 05, 2021 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its latest completion is an office/factory/warehouse combo for one of Marvin Window’s brands.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | January 04, 2021 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Nearly 23% of employees will work from outside of offices.

Courtesy Pixabay

Market Data | January 04, 2021 | AGC

Many commercial projects languish, even while homebuilding soars.

Courtesy Alan Gustafson

Architects | January 04, 2021 | AIA

Founded by Curt Moody, FAIA, NOMA, and the late engineer Howard E. Nolan, the firm’s work is centered on the belief...

Contractors | January 04, 2021 | Burns & McDonnell blog | John Maranowicz, Regional Construction/Design-Build Manager, Chicago

When value engineering is referenced in our industry, our minds may immediately go to a process that reduces projec...

Polhemus Clinic in 1897, Polhemus Residences today

Polhemus Memorial Clinic in 1897 (photo: Courtesy BKSK Architects) and Polhemus Residences today (photo: Amy Barkow/Barkow Photo).

Reconstruction Awards | December 30, 2020 | ROBERT CASSIDY, EXECUTIVE EDITOR
Sazerac House, home of the official cocktail of the city of New Orleans.

Sazerac House, home of the official cocktail of the city of New Orleans. Photo: Katie Hartenstein, Ryan Gootee General Contractors LLC

Reconstruction Awards | December 29, 2020 | ROBERT CASSIDY, EXECUTIVE EDITOR

The 51,987-sf Sazerac House is an interactive cocktail museum, active distillery, corporate headquarters, and event...

Sarah's Circle Exterior

All photos courtesy Skender

Multifamily Housing | December 29, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Perkins+Will designed the project.

Market Data | December 29, 2020 | Yardi Matrix

Sales completions at end of Q3 were down over 41 percent from the same period a year ago.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | December 28, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

CROSSWALK web service accesses standards specific to projects from feasibility to turnover.

Courtesy GSA Proving Ground

Codes and Standards | December 28, 2020 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

One-stop-shop for information associated with technology validations in buildings.

Overlay Init

Your card will be charged: 0

Success!
x