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As we close out the first month of the New Year, AEC firms have made (and are still making) plans for where and how t...
Publication is joint effort by ASHRAE, AIA, IES, and USGBC.
The idea of a kindergarten-only school presents both challenges and opportunities in regards to the design.
The economy expanded at an annual rate of 2.6% during the fourth quarter of 2017.
“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to the jobsite faster,”...
The project is a collaboration between Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech.
Superregional malls and open-air shopping centers have shown resilience in the face on online competition.
The 6-acre park was designed to showcase East Baltimore’s commitment to wellness and sustainability.
The award honors significant contributions to public architecture.
2018 should be a good year for construction but there are at least 4 things that can influence costs.
Violators could be sentenced to six months in jail.
The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City.
Clients want to be able to track costs at every stage of a project, and cost estimates (current and life cycle) are v...
Geo-fencing and drone surveillance are among the tech solutions for protecting jobsites from asset loss.
Fines adjusted for inflation in the New Year.
Autism, in part, gave us modern architecture, writes PDR’s Julie Troung.
A world-class surf park will highlight Virginia Beach’s new live-work-play development.
Over the past 10 years, the number of renters has increased by 23 million.
Studies have shown that daylight in the workplace increases productivity and general employee health, with probable i...
Alys Beach’s in-house GC builds to standards set by the FORTIFIED program.
The average price for one-bedroom units increased the most.
Aside from the roads being wider and the lack of infrastructure for bikes and pedestrians, there seemed to be some de...
Partnership expands Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s capacity for international growth; complements Perkins+Will’s design phil...
Chicago tops the list as the most affordable U.S. metro, while Oakland, Calif., is the most expensive rental market....
Volunteers sought for committee openings.
Dallas, Houston, and New York lead the way, with more than 460 hotel projects in the works.
G70 is the architect, planner, and civil engineer of record for the project.
The Architecture Billings Index concluded the year in positive terrain, with the December reading capping off three s...
The 2012 and 2015 IBC closed an important loophole that allowed uncontrolled radiant heat transmission through vision lites in doors in exit enclosures and exit passageways. Today, fire protective ceramics are limited to 100 sq. in. in the door vision panel regardless if the building is fully sprinklered. To exceed 100 sq. in., fire resistive glazing that meets ASTM E-119/UL 263 must be used.
View of PTAC unit removed from wall sleeve-room side is to right. Inset in upper left shows front view of unit in sleeve with cover removed. Supply fan draws unconditioned outdoor air (red arrows) into supply fan plenum. Fan also draws room return air (yellow arrows) through evaporator coil cooling room air (blue arrows). Unconditioned outside air mixes with conditioned room air and discharges to room (green arrows) through supply air louvers.
Over the past 30 years, building experts at Liberty Building Forensics Group (LBFG) have investigated hundreds of hot...