A double-height annex serves as Jupiter Entertainment office’s social and pantry area, including a 12-seat conference room, that’s bathed in natural light. Image: Peter Dressel/Wilk Marketing Communications

Office Building Design | June 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The project team completed this full-floor renovation in four months.

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Balkrishna Doshi named 2018 Pritzker Laureate

“I owe this prestigious prize to my guru, Le Corbusier. His teachings led me to question identity and compelled me to discover new regionally adopted contemporary expression for a sustainable holistic habitat,” said Balkrishna Doshi, the 45th Pritzker Prize Laureate, and the first to hail from India. Photo courtesy VSF

Architects | March 07, 2018 | The Hyatt Foundation

Over the course of 70 years, Doshi was instrumental in shaping the discourse of architecture throughout India, from l...

AEC Tech | March 07, 2018 | Nathan Miller |

This article is a follow up to Nathan Miller's 2016 article ...

Rendering of Schallenkamp Hall

Rendering courtesy of KWK Architects

University Buildings | March 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KWK Architects designed the project.

The Los Alamos main gate

Anyone approaching Los Alamos during the war had to pass through at least two checkpoints. Courtesy of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Archives

Architects | March 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The exhibit will run through March 3, 2019.

The 96,000-sf Merrill Place, a residence hall on the 170-acre campus of Plymouth (N.H.) State University, will convert its student rooms to hotel rooms during the summer. Image: (c) Anton Grassl

Hotel Facilities | March 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The opening of a new residence hall could help with Plymouth State University’s hospitality marketing. 

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

Factors that impact health, performance, stress and resiliency, sleep, and comfort to be scrutinized.

Engineers | March 06, 2018 | HDR Insights | Dave Kurten

When modeling is applied to engineering systems, the same benefits can be realized by both our project teams and clie...

Market Data | March 06, 2018 | U.S. Chamber of Commerce

To increase jobsite efficiency and improve labor productivity, increasingly more builders are turning to alternative...

Facade of the new Landsbankinn building

Rendering courtesy Beauty and the Bit

Office Building Design | March 06, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Landsbankinn is Iceland’s largest bank.

Glass and Glazing | March 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The substantial use of glass on the interior of Apple Park has caused headaches for some employees, literally.

Healthcare Facilities | March 05, 2018 | DLR Group Insights Blog | Philip LiBassi

What exactly is the hospital of future? Or more specifically, what is the future of healthcare design?

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

The document is designed to aid in targeting resources toward innovative and inclusive economic development based on...

Dining area at Eataly L.A.
Retail Centers | March 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Italian marketplace’s first West Coast location includes a clean room for mozzarella and gelato preparation.

Katerra's sole factory, in Phoenix, produces wall panels, roof and floor trusses, cabinets, and countertops. The company, which recently raised $865 million in new venture capital financing, expects to have five more plants operating by year's end. Image: Katerra

Multifamily Housing | March 04, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Investors flock to this vertically integrated startup, which automates its design and construction processes.

MegaPress and ProPress lines at Aims Community College

MegaPress and ProPress lines at Aims Community College

Plumbing | March 02, 2018 | Viega

Braconier Mechanical and Plumbing uses additional Viega products on expansion project at Aims Community College, brin...

Concrete | March 02, 2018 | Nudura

The challenge was to mirror the style of a historic place of worship while using modern technologies which comply wit...

Office Building Design | March 02, 2018 | Stantec Blog | Jenya Guillemin

These days, if your office space isn’t a true reflection of your brand, you’ve missed a big opportunity to connect wi...

Market Data | March 02, 2018 | ABC

Private nonresidential construction fell 1.5% for the month, while public sector nonresidential spending increased 1....

Office Building Design | March 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The deal is worth $30 million.

Small construction companies are less willing to spend on technology than companies in several other business sectors, including retailing, manufacturing, and real estate. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | March 01, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A survey of 800 companies found tepid interest overall in investing in “big data.” 

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

Almost 50% more zero energy commercial buildings under construction in 2017.

Photo by Edward Menashy

Reconstruction & Renovation | March 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The team comprised Battery Park City Authority, CTA Architects, The LiRo Group, and Nicholson & Galloway.

Transwestern data points to demand for larger rental units among baby boomers

Photo: Pexels

Multifamily Housing | February 28, 2018 | Transwestern

As baby boomers seek to downsize from large homes, developers are increasingly designing apartments specifically for...

AEC Tech | February 28, 2018 | DLR Group Insights Blog | Raymond Kent

Unlike other technologies we have seen, augmented and virtual reality are looking to have staying power in a truly di...

Healthcare operations: The good and bad of the ‘visit per room per day’ metric

Image: Pixabay

Healthcare Facilities | February 28, 2018 | HDR Insights | Zhanting Gao, Advanced Simulation Specialist, HDR

Merely pursuing a high “visit per room per day” metric may drive up other resource needs and, in turn, raise operatio...

Codes and Standards | February 28, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

83% experienced at least one fraud incident.

The Sheldon Chalet with the aurora borealis in the background

All images courtesy Jeff Shultz Photography

Hotel Facilities | February 28, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Decades in the making, the chalet is located within 10 miles of Denali’s summit.

More than 150 AEC professionals attended the 2017 Women in Design+Construction conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., last November. Photo: BD+C

More than 150 AEC professionals attended the 2017 Women in Design+Construction conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., last November. Photo: BD+C

Architects | February 27, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 2018 event will take place November 7-9 at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa, Rancho Mirage, Calif....

Architects | February 27, 2018 | GenslerOn | Debora Novarini And Circe Mendez

The concept of “selfie walls” has been around for years, but with their growing popularity they have begun to evolve...

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