The Oakland Coliseum

Photo: Amy K. Posner, Wikimedia Commons

Sports and Recreational Facilities | November 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium is being planned for a piece of land that sits next to Lake Merritt near Downtown Oakland, surrounded by parkland and neighborhoods.

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The Sealing Room

The Sealing Room is where couples are married and sealed to one another in the LDS faith. Interior finishes needed to capture purity, eternity, and love. All photos © Intellectual Reserve, Inc.

Reconstruction Awards | November 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Parts of the tabernacle’s exterior shell were the only things that survived the blaze.

Building Team | November 14, 2017 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman

We’ve developed a pretty good understanding of what high-growth firms do differently from their average-growth peers....

Redwood National Forest
Codes and Standards | November 14, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Contractors would have to source products based on greenhouse gas impact, not price, on state projects.

Market Data | November 14, 2017 | COnstructConnect

ConstructConnect’s quarterly report shows the most significant annual growth in the civil engineering and residential...

As part of the new North Terminal Design project at Miami International Airport, Heery International designed new restaurant and retail spaces ranging from 1,500 to 10,000 sf. Aviation is one of the specialties that Heery is bringing to its new owner, CBRE Group. Image: Heery International

Projects | November 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The deal is expected to expand the real-estate firm’s project management capacities in several U.S. sectors.

The after school program in the new clubhouse

The afterschool program in the new clubhouse attracts children whose grandparents once attended PS 186. The Boys & Girls Club of Harlem partnered with Alembic Community Development and Monadnock Development on the $45.4 million project. Photo: David Sundberg / ESTO.

Reconstruction Awards | November 13, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Word that PS 186 might be demolished brought out the preservationists, whose letter-writing campaign gained the suppo...

Codes and Standards | November 13, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Updated form intended to be used with owner-architect agreements.

Augmented Reality | November 13, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The app requires iOS 11 and is compatible with iPhone 6S and newer models.

Retail Centers | November 13, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The store is located at 75 Rockefeller Plaza.

Products and Services | November 10, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The Grain Collection from Walker Zanger, Chateau Reserve from Marazzi, and Merit from American Olean are just three o...

Products and Services | November 10, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

As the sun rises higher in the sky, the stacking effects of the horizontal metal rods shade the building façade.

Hotel Facilities | November 10, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Clay Markham + Kristin Tilley

CallisonRTKL’s recent survey helps shed some light on how the hotel of the future might strike a balance between tech...

ACC new digital media center, interiors designed by Perkins+Will

Rendering courtesy of Perkins+Will

Adaptive Reuse | November 10, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Renovation of the defunct mall represents Phase 2 of ACC’s $100 million adaptive reuse project.

The team’s award-winning tiny house entry.

Plumbing | November 10, 2017 | Viega

Tiny house with Viega products finished second in a tiny house competition in California.

Two designers using VR

Images courtesy HMC

  

Virtual Reality | November 09, 2017 | HMC Architects Blog | Chris Grant + Andrew Thompson

Being fully immersed into a space allows both architects and non-architects to understand and experience a project’s...

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

Outcome-based codes compliance path looks at building’s actual performance.

Van Alen Institute competition
Architects | November 09, 2017 | Van Alen Institute

Multidisciplinary student teams were challenged to redefine the traditional “hour city” radius, providing broader acc...

Courtesy NanaWall

Walls and Partitions | November 09, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The environmentally friendly structure is integrated into the landscape and maximizes its striking views of the Uinta...

BIM and Information Technology | November 08, 2017 | Steven Burns |

While AEC firms may not have the vast quantity of financial information that certain other types of businesses do, th...

The exterior of the Alford Inn
Coatings | November 08, 2017 | Jeff Alexander |

The inn’s “jeweled center” consists of a 39-foot domed skylight across the conservatory.

No place like home: LA’s The Six provides permanent supportive housing for veterans

The project team for The Six, led by architect Brooks + Scarpa, carved massive holes into three sides of the building to cross-ventilate the courtyard and adjacent community room on the second-floor podium level. “This provides light, air, and defensible space for tenants, while opening it up to the community,” says Lead Designer Lawrence Scarpa, FAIA. Photo: Tara Wujcik

Multifamily Housing | November 08, 2017 | Pat Curry, Contributing Editor

The 52-unit development gives hope and dignity to homeless or disabled veterans and others in need.

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

November 07, 2017 | Construction Specialties

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

Giants 300 | November 07, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Skanska USA, Webcor Builders, and AECOM top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest transit sector contractor...

Codes and Standards | November 07, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

First certification program that verifies products’ compliance with the WELL Building Standard.

A new white paper published by Perkins Eastman examines why medical centers continue to be allegic to collaboration. The paper concludes that design that's not supported adequately by programming or orientation will be less effective. Image: Perkins Eastman

Healthcare Facilities | November 06, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new Perkins Eastman white paper finds limited employee interaction at NYU Winthrop Hospital, a year after it opened...

Codes and Standards | November 06, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Standard is designed to be applicable across many types of new and existing buildings.

Flooring | November 06, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

More than 400,000 sf of norament grano and noraplan sentica cover portions of the international terminal and Connecti...

Yulio heat map

Courtesy of Yulio Technologies

Augmented Reality | November 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor + John Caulfield, Senior Editor

From heat mapping to VR-based meetings, check out this trio of virtual and augmented reality applications for AEC tea...

How to start a negotiation: Begin as you mean to continue

Photo: Pixabay

Architects | November 06, 2017 | BD+C Staff | Brenda Radmacher

How you start a negotiation often will determine where you end up, writes negotiation and mediation expert Brenda Rad...

Giants 300 | November 06, 2017 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, STV, and Arup top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest transit sector engineering and EA firms, as...

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