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Architects | May 26, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Kai-Uwe Bergmann, the firm’s head of global business development, says engineering and urban planning are key opportunities. And how about that Hyperloop?

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Coatings | May 18, 2017 | Jeff Alexander |

According to the U.S. Green Building Council, buildings consume 73 percent of U.S. electricity and are responsible fo...

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Codes and Standards | May 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

These core documents are updated once a decade.

May 18, 2017 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Amanda Cunningham

If you want LEED EB O&M to do more for your building, then consider these four opportunities that might be hiding...

Photo courtesy of Amaze Design.

Museums | May 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Amaze Design designed the 10,000-sf space.

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Ceilings | May 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The ceiling panels, from CertainTeed Ceilings, help with wayfinding, noise mitigation, and help with the overall aest...

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Hotel Facilities | May 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 220-room Holiday Inn Express hopes to be completed in less than 12 months.

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Multifamily Housing | May 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

C.F. Møller’s design was selected as the winner of a competition organized by Riksbyggen in Västerås.

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Mixed-Use | May 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The mixed-use project will provide new apartments, condos, a senior living facility, and retail space.

LaGuardia Community College in Queens, N.Y., has added 21,000 sf to its campus's library space, which includes a 74% increase in its seating capacity. Image: Ola Photography. 

Library | May 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Wired seating and group work areas abound.   

Architects | May 16, 2017 | Legat Architects' Architecture Inspired by YOU | Robin Randall

The coming decades present a major ecological challenge... so let’s encourage the next generation to do something abo...

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Codes and Standards | May 16, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Banks reluctant to commit to specific deals with tax credit status uncertain.

K-12 Schools | May 16, 2017 | Stantec Blog | Tanya Doran

Students are helping drive change by focusing on the future.

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Market Data | May 16, 2017 | Construction Employers of America

Unemployment down to 4.4%; Specialty trade jobs dip slightly.

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Healthcare Facilities | May 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Pavilion broke ground on May 3.

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Sustainability | May 16, 2017 |

The building is made of Polli-Brick, a building material that comes from 100% recycled Polyethylene Terephthalate Pol...

Masonry | May 15, 2017 | Echelon

Formerly plagued  with broken heating and air systems, as well as the need to turn closets into offices, the new thre...

HVAC | May 15, 2017 | Uponor

The Bricker Residence required a retrofit that was designed to have fan coil units located in each of the suites, and...

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Codes and Standards | May 15, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

It aims to make installation of technology easier.

Airports | May 15, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Kevin Horn

CallisonRTKL Vice President Kevin Horn pinpoints how travel retail is changing dramatically.

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Architects | May 15, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

For 35 years, architect David Baker has been a spirited voice for affordable housing, in San Francisco and beyond....

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High-rise Construction | May 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The glass tower is being built at 1326 S. Michigan Avenue.

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AEC Tech | May 11, 2017 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's inaugural Accelerate Live! innovation conference took place May 11, in Chicago.

Photo: Matthew McFarland, courtesy HOK

Movers+Shapers | May 10, 2017 | BD+C Staff

A $5.5 billion investment to creat America's coolest city, Studio Gang's moment in the sun, and a creator of 'knowled...

Multifamily Housing | May 10, 2017 | ABODO

Median one-bedroom rent rose to $1,012  in April, the highest it has been since January.

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Codes and Standards | May 10, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Agency issues over $300,000 in fines for ‘willful’ safety violations.

e-lofts, Alexandria, Va.

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Multifamily Housing | May 10, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Novus Residences’ revolutionary e-lofts concept offers tenants a tempting trio of options—‘live,’ ‘live-work,’ or ‘wo...

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Codes and Standards | May 09, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The Mayor is among those who want to change 1990s anti-shadow law.

The Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in Winston-Salem, N.C., became more than just a medical and science hub when Inmar, a marketing analytics firm, opened its corporate headquarters within the 242,740-sf 635@Vine building. Triggs Photography, courtesy Wexford.

Building Technology | May 09, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Wexford Science & Technology’s ‘knowledge communities’ provide the real estate spark to ignite budding S+T startu...

For the Neshaminy School District in Feasterville, Pa., Spiezle Architectural Group designed the 112,000-sf, two-story Tawanka Elementary School, with 40 K-4th grade classrooms. The building was completed in August 2016. Its Building Team included Raymond & Raymond (food services), Consolidated Engineers (MEP), Harrison-Harnett (SE), and Gilmore Associates (CE). Image: Don Pearse Photographers.

Architects | May 09, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Now in its seventh decade, the firm expands its portfolio and moves into a larger HQs.

Chicago native Jeanne Gang, the daughter of an engineer, cut her design teeth at OMA/Rem Koolhaas before launching her firm in 1997. Studio Gang’s widely praised exhibits and design portfolio includes a range of buildings, and its recent work has been exploring new typologies and materials. Photo: Studuio Gang

Architects | May 09, 2017 | John Caulfied, Senior Editor

Studio Gang gains fans with buildings that unite people and embrace the outside world.

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