noma 2.0 at night

Image by Rasmus Hjortshoj.

Retail Centers | September 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The restaurant comprises 11 spaces, each with their own unique function.

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AEC Tech | September 14, 2018 | FARO Technologies

In this free 60-minute webinar, Keith Alcorn of FARO Technologies will talk about the concept of traceable constructi...

Codes and Standards | September 13, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Influential body will vote in October on new provisions to allow 18-story wood-framed structures.

Prefabrication and modularization are two construction techniques that are likely to attract investment in the coming years, according to a new McKinsey & Co. report. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | September 13, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

McKinsey & Co. sees systems integration and talent acquisition as key investment drivers.

Images courtesy Brunel University London

Sustainability | September 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is being developed at Brunel University London.

Metal mesh leaf graphic created by Cambridge Architectural for Thornton Flats luxury apartments in Austin. Photo: PSW Homes.

Metals | September 12, 2018 | Cambridge Architectural

Cambridge Architectural creates powder-coated design incorporating community’s leaf graphic.

Education Facility | September 12, 2018 | NACLab Blog | Michael Pinto, AIA, Principal and Randy Wilson, AIA, LEED AP Principal

In order to effectively talk about school design, we need to start by understanding what a school is designed to do. ...

Codes and Standards | September 12, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Rising sea levels likely to claim drinking water before land is under water.

Market Data | September 12, 2018 | ABC

Softwood lumber prices plummeted 9.6% in August yet are up 5% on a yearly basis (down from a 19.5% increase year-over...

Exterior of High Tech High School

Photo: Kate Glicksberg

Education Facility | September 12, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The technical school is on the Frank J. Cargiulo Campus.

Codes and Standards | September 11, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Surfaces can reflect away heat and help prevent flooding.

Urban Planning | September 11, 2018 | GS&P Dialogue |

Believe it or not, alleys started off as public spaces.

Green | September 11, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

It is the highest level of certification available from the U.S. Green Building Council.

The Morningstar solar house is one of the features at Penn State's Sustainability Experience Center, where the university is contemplating a permanent structure for classrooms, research labs, and offices that would be built to Living Building Challenge standards. Image: Patrick Mansell

Sustainability | September 10, 2018 | John Caufield, Senior Editor

The university, encompassing 13 colleges and 24 campuses, adheres to protocols established by the UN.

HOK employed virtual reality for the modernization and expansion design of the domestic passenger terminal (above) at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Virtual Reality | September 10, 2018 | HOK | James Vandezande

Given the dizzying speed in which the technology has caught on, it’s worth taking a moment to look at what we’ve lear...

Amos Rex at night

© Mika Huisman.

Museums | September 10, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

JKMM designed the space.

A rendering of the $32 million, 94,000-sf medical office building for Main Line Health in partnership with Axia Women’s Health, which broke ground in June in King of Prussia, Pa. NELSON is the architect, Bohler Engineering the CE, Pisarek Enigneering the MEP, O’Donnell & Naccarato the SE, Perkins Eastman the design consultant, and Glackin Thomas Panzak the landscape architect. Image: courtesy of IMC Construction, the project’s CM.  

Healthcare Facilities | September 07, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new Transwestern report suggests a “rethinking” of healthcare delivery approaches that lean heavier on technology....

Image courtesy of Adam America Real Estate

September 07, 2018 | New Millennium

New Millennium Building Systems provides the balance between engineering expertise and logistical know-how to navigat...

Market Data | September 07, 2018 | USG Corporation and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

The report revealed 88% of contractors expect to feel at least a moderate impact from the workforce shortages in the...

Codes and Standards | September 07, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Research supports financial case for certification.

Codes and Standards | September 07, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Offers immediate occupancy building codes and performance standards strategies.

19 decommissioned shipping containers become downtown Phoenix’s hottest marketplace

Photo courtesy Local Studio

Building Tech | September 06, 2018 | BD+C Staff

September 1 marked the opening of downtown Phoenix’s newest restaurant and retail marketplace—and its latest commerci...

S/L/A/M's merger with Frank Webb Architects could be a springboard for more aggressive national growth. Image: The S/L/A/M Collaborative

Architects | September 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The healthcare sector is one of Frank Webb Architects’ strengths.

Pocket park in Chicago

Shive-Hattery designed this pocket park in the alley between two buildings owned by Accesso Services on West Madison Street, Chicago. Photo: AJ Brown Imaging.

Giants 300 | September 06, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The latest developments at 90 of the nation's largest architecture and architecture/engineering (AE) firms.

Architects | September 06, 2018 | CallisonRTKL blog | Karen Cavazos

Transitioning into a new hospital is no easy feat and daily tasks can have a huge impact.

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

New construction to produce as much energy as it consumes.

Fitts-Woolard hall rendering

Courtesy NC State

University Buildings | September 06, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Skanska is building the facility.

Top 55 Airport Facilities Contractors + CM Firms [2018 Giants 300 Report]
Giants 300 | September 05, 2018 | BD+C STAFF

Hensel Phelps, Skanska, and Turner top Building Design+Construction’s ranking of the nation’s largest airpor...

Top 55 Airport Facilities Engineering + EA Firms [2018 Giants 300 Report]
Giants 300 | September 05, 2018 | BD+C STAFF

Jacobs, Burns & McDonnell, and Arup head Building Design+Construction’s ranking of the nation’s largest...

The garage uses sun control “fins” to create a sustainable, innovative and iconic piece of urban infrastructure. 

September 05, 2018 | Construction Specialties

How do you turn a “not in my backyard” kind of building into a “yes, in my backyard” masterpiece?

Top 90 Retail Sector Contractors + CM Firms [2018 Giants 300 Report]
Giants 300 | September 05, 2018 | BD+C STAFF

PCL, VCC, and Whiting-Turner lead Building Design+Construction’s ranking of the nation’s largest retail sect...

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