Autodesk’s 34,000-sf BUILD Space
Game Changers | January 15, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Autodesk’s BUILD Space gives AEC firms and research teams free use of a robust collection of fabrication equipment and software expertise.

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Codes and Standards | January 05, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Evaluation service providers should be properly accredited.

James Warton, Assoc. AIA, Associate, Computational Designer/Research, HKS Laboratory For Intensive Exploration (HKS_LINE)

James Warton, Assoc. AIA, Associate, Computational Designer/Research, HKS Laboratory For Intensive Exploration (HKS_LINE)

40 Under 40 | January 05, 2018 | BD+C Staff

Calling all AEC superstars! If you are under the age of 40 as of August 31, 2018, it's time to enter BD+C’s 13th annu...

Seaholm Power Plant Redevelopment, Austin, Texas, a Gold Award winner in BD+C's Reconstruction Awards. Photo: Casey Dunn Photography

Reconstruction Awards | January 05, 2018 | BD+C Staff

Only projects completed or occupied between January 1, 2017 and July 13, 2018 are eligible.

Multifamily Housing | January 05, 2018 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Brian Walker

The demand for rental housing has been on a steady climb since 2004.

Provo City Center Temple, Provo, Utah. Photo: Intellectual Reserve, Inc.

Provo City Center Temple, Provo, Utah. Photo: Intellectual Reserve, Inc.

Reconstruction Awards | January 05, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The 2018 Reconstruction Awards recognize the best reconstructed, renovated, or remodeled projects, based on overall d...

Courtesy Tangram Interiors

Mixed-Use | January 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

USC Village comprises six buildings and 1.25 million sf.

Zurich North America’s headquarters building, Schaumburg, Ill. Photo: James Steinkamp Photography

Zurich North America’s headquarters building, Schaumburg, Ill. Photo: James Steinkamp Photography

Building Team Awards | January 05, 2018 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's Building Team Awards is the industry's only recognition program to honor projects that achieve excell...

The 232-foot-tall Terrace House luxury condo development will be the tallest hybrid wood structure in North America.

The project received official approval to use exposed mass timber in the top seven stories of the 19-story building. Renderings: PortLiving

Multifamily Housing | January 04, 2018 | PortLiving

The 232-foot-tall Terrace House luxury condo development will be the tallest hybrid wood structure in North America....

Architects | January 04, 2018 | DLR Group Insights Blog | Seth Trance

Homelessness is an issue affecting millions around the globe. 

Commercial construction continues to be hamstrung by labor shortages that are expected to persist through at least the remainder of this year. Image: Pixabay

Contractors | January 04, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Labor shortages are spiking wages. Materials costs are rising, too. 

Market Data | January 04, 2018 | ABC

Despite the month-over-month expansion, nonresidential spending fell 1.3 percent from November 2016.

Codes and Standards | January 04, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

GAO report cites hundreds of overseas facilities in peril.

The new Santiago Hall at Chapman University

Architecture and Imagery by Togawa Smith Martin, Inc. and AC Martin 

Adaptive Reuse | January 04, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Packing House was originally built for the Santiago Orange Growers Association.

Activating the workplace
Office Building Design | January 03, 2018 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Mary Baker

Here's how active work stations impact how you think, perform, and feel.

January 03, 2018 | Steven Burns |

Follow these networking strategies to grow your architectural business with the work that you want.

Codes and Standards | January 03, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Court filing alleges massive fraud and breaches of contract in Baha Mar Resort Project.

Coatings | January 03, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Acrylicoat’s hard surface resists scratches and meets or exceeds the American Architectural Manufacturers Association...

Exterior of Ascension on the Bayou

Photo courtesy of Meeks + Partners

Mixed-Use | January 03, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new community is located in the economic and population center of Houston.

Staging should be used to support the client’s goals. This rendering for a spec office client was designed to target young, trendy tenants.

Staging should be used to support the client’s goals. This rendering for a spec office client was designed to target young, trendy tenants. Rendering: TILTPIXEL

       

BD+C University Course | January 02, 2018 | RAMY HANNA, 3D ARTIST, TILTPIXEL

3D artist Ramy Hanna offers guidelines and tricks-of-the-trade to ensure that project artwork is a stunning depiction...

Urban Planning | January 02, 2018 | Christopher Bell, DLR Group

While we focus on designing organized and supportive architecture, much of urbanization is created through informal s...

Codes and Standards | January 02, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Potential for increased deployment of smart building technology is great beyond early adopters.

Contractors | January 02, 2018 | AGC of America

"There were robust construction gains in most parts of the country as the economy continues to expand," said AGC’s St...

Courtesy Wight & Company

Mixed-Use | January 02, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Designed by Wight & Company, the 67,000-sf food incubator development in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhoo...

Exterior of the new Bancroft Campus

Edward Caruso Photography

Education Facility | January 02, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 80-acre campus is located in Mount Laurel, N.J.

December 28, 2017 | Jeff Alexander |

Innovative products can help lower energy costs and mitigate the heat island effect

December 28, 2017 | Steven Burns |

While standard financial accounting is essential for the health of your business, project accounting helps drive the...

December 28, 2017 | Bill Beals |

The latest code cycle requires higher insulation values and an air barrier in the thermal envelope.

Zeroing in on a specific technology—residential scale cold climate air source heat pumps—Neil Veilleux, Vice President at Meister Consultants Group, has worked with a handful of cities to rapidly scale up low carbon heating, cooling, and hot water markets in order to achieve cities’ 80% by 2050 greenhouse gas emission reduction goals. Illustration: AECOM, ESRI CityEngine

Green | December 22, 2017 | Adele Houghton, AIA, MPH, LEED AP BD+C, EBOM, ND

More and more, green project teams are relying on publicly available “external datasets” to prioritize sustainable de...

The map includes easily accessible and detailed information on each of the nearly 34,000 historic buildings within the city’s 141 historic districts. 

Reconstruction & Renovation | December 21, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission launched a new, enhanced version of its interactive map, Discover...

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