Virtual Reality | November 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The shoes could take VR immersion to new levels.

read more
Healthcare Facilities | November 07, 2018 | NACLab Blog | Jill Kurtz, AIA, NCARB, Senior Associate and Marcia Wall, ASID, Senior Associate

How can architecture decrease frustration, increase the feeling of self-worth, and increase the ability to re-connect...

Codes and Standards | November 07, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

AWC document provides empirical sound transmission model.

5th and hill cantilevered pool
Mixed-Use | November 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Arquitectonica is designing the building.

Glass and Glazing | November 06, 2018 | AGC

Tinted glass helps to regulate a building’s temperature as it is designed to absorb energy from the visible light spe...

Market Data | November 06, 2018 | Transwestern

Stable vacancy helped push asking rents 4% higher in third quarter.

Codes and Standards | November 06, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Includes new Contractor-Subcontractor Master Agreement.

A new study of nine schools in Washington D.C. corroborates recent research finding that modernization creates more satisfactory places for students and faculty. Image: Perkins Eastman, Investing in our Futures: How School Modernization Impacts Indoor Environmental Quality and Occupants.

K-12 Schools | November 05, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new paper reports on a recent study of nine schools in Washington DC that gauged occupants’ perceptions.

Courtesy Pixabay

Sustainability | November 05, 2018 | GenslerOn | Anthony Brower

Our buildings and cities will have to experiment with new climate responsive forms, and in many cases, the built envi...

The Mix entry facade
Mixed-Use | November 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Ware Malcomb designed the project.

Market Data | November 02, 2018 | ABC

Total nonresidential spending stood at $767.1 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized rate in September.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | November 02, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Design will make bird collisions less likely.

Courtesy Pixabay

Augmented Reality | November 02, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The program began its first year with the fall 2018 semester.

McCluskey Headquarters exterior
November 01, 2018 | Star Building Systems

A business owner wanted his corporate headquarters to share the visual brand of his dealership.

Codes and Standards | November 01, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Code improvements and voluntary programs could add momentum.

A rendering of the South Lake Union citizenM hotel in Seattle, that is being assembled with 228 steel-framed modules produced in Poland. Image: Courtesy of Mortenson

Modular Building | October 31, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Projects in several cities are in various stages of development.

Codes and Standards | October 31, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Initiative would add 67 acres of public open space.

Image by Dave Burk

Education Facility | October 31, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

WeWork is designed to help children learn through introspection, exploration, and discovery.

Mexico City AIrport

Courtesy Foster + Partners

Airports | October 31, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project was set to cost $13.3 billion.

The Johnson Controls headquarters-Asia Pacific in Shanghai, China, is designed to encourage collaboration among departments and employee well-being. Image: Gensler

Designers | October 31, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its report spans the globe for trends that are impacting virtually every type of building.

SkyRise Miami is being positioned as a vertical theme park with a number of extreme rides and stunning vistas. Image: Berkowitz Development Group

Sports and Recreational Facilities | October 30, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

SkyRise Miami to offer some hair-raising attractions.

Market Data | October 30, 2018 | GlobalData

The report states that Dubai tops the list with total project values amounting to US$374.2bn.

Courtesy Pixabay

Codes and Standards | October 30, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Recommendations include addressing geotechnical issues like those faced by Millennium Tower.

OAH outpatient surgical center
Healthcare Facilities | October 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

MBH ARCHITECTURE is the architect for the project.

Augmented Reality | October 29, 2018 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | David Fersh

Using AR, vital construction data can be transferred instantaneously from the design model to the augmented reality o...

The 95,000-sf VA San Jose Community-Based Outpatient Clinic

The 95,000-sf VA San Jose Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, which opens officially this fall, has a modular floor plan that separates patient and staff corridors to create a more tranquil environment. Photo: Hoefer Wysocki.

Healthcare Facilities | October 29, 2018 | John Caulfield, Associate Editor

The Department of Veterans Affairs is making efforts to improve its construction management and align its design guid...

Products and Services | October 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

These 6 products solved tricky problems on job sites.

Codes and Standards | October 26, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Proposals now go to online voting; final outcome expected in December.

Market Data | October 26, 2018 | ABC

Despite the broader economic growth, fixed investment inched 0.3% lower in the third quarter.

Multifamily Housing | October 26, 2018 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Renee Gastineau

How does a multifamily property developer or operator make a smart investment in amenities that will give the project...

Codes and Standards | October 25, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Those areas face the biggest risk from extreme heat.

Overlay Init