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
Green Bay Packaging required conventional and custom-engineered construction to seamlessly erect two buildings, allowing for both to be constructed without pausing between. See more photos
Created in response to COVID-19 pandemic.
Construction industry adds 158,000 workers in June and mall owners open micro distribution hubs for e-commerce fulf...
Do you have a design culture in your office? Why is it that some firms have it and others don’t? A culture of desig...
Private nonresidential spending declined 2.4% in May and public nonresidential construction spending increased 1.2%...
Gains in June are concentrated in homebuilding as state and local governments postpone or cancel roads and other pr...
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.
Discusses process from project conception to construction.
Demand growth for mass timber components and office demand has increased as workers return.
There should be plenty of wood, but production capacity needs to catch up.
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.
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.