The glass facade at the National Theatre of Albania

Rendering courtesy BIG

Performing Arts Centers | March 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is a 3-in-1 cultural venue in downtown Tirana.

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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...

Market Data | February 27, 2018 | AIA

The American Institute of Architects has released its first-ever Small Firm Compensation Report.

Codes and Standards | February 27, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Stormwater management, water quality, and heat island effect could all be impacted.

The gasholders London

Courtesy Wilkinson Eyre

Multifamily Housing | February 27, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new residences are part of the King’s Cross redevelopment scheme.

Codes and Standards | February 26, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Reducing energy consumption by 15% would save six lives a day.

Our team helped implement public improvements along 1,500 feet of Wisconsin shoreline. This project benefited from community outreach.

Urban Planning | February 26, 2018 | Stantec Blog | Lindsey Christopherson

A new community engagement program works with young adults to help the future of the neighborhood and get others invo...

Laboratories | February 26, 2018 | JLL

It’s all about flexibility and talent for the future of life sciences.

The new museum plaza

Rendering courtesy Cooper Robertson.

Museums | February 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The goal of the project is to create closer and more robust connections between the Gateway Arch Museum and the lands...

Spinning energy: Members of ECO Gym in Rochester, N.Y., ride bikes that return power to the building. Image: SportsArt

Sports and Recreational Facilities | February 23, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The equipment’s supplier is eyeing the U.S. for aggressive growth.

Urban Planning | February 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Mayor Anne Hidalgo has appealed the decision.

The American Institute of Architects Creative Commons

Architects | February 23, 2018 | AIA

AIA Fellowship recognizes significant contributions to profession of architecture and society.


Office Building Design | February 23, 2018 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Yukari Yamahiro

Evidence shows that companies that hire on or emphasize cultural fit struggle to innovate and change.

HOK, Mortenson, Skanska, Stantec, ZGF among confirmed speakers for BD+C Accelerate Live! 2018 (May 10, Chicago)

Image: BD+C

Accelerate Live! | February 22, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The first group of expert speakers is confirmed for BD+C’s 2018 Accelerate Live! AEC innovation conference, Thursday,...

Codes and Standards | February 22, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Investor Ready Energy Efficiency (IREE) certification aims to boost confidence in predicted energy and financial savi...

Demand for ’hyperscale’ data centers continues to grow; U.S. leads the way

Facebook’s Prineville (Ore.) Data Center. Photo: Tom Raftery/Wikimedia Commons

Data Centers | February 22, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The number of so-called “hyperscale” data centers worldwide surpassed 390 at the end of 2017, with 69 more facilities...

The Sur multifamily development
Multifamily Housing | February 22, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is part of the National Gateway mixed-use development at Potomac yard.

A rendering of the project area of Bridgeport, Conn.'s South End, where an AEC team has been selected to devise a resilience plan to mitigate future flooding. Image: Courtesy of Waggonner & Ball

Resiliency | February 21, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The design and construction project would perpetuate efforts that date back several years.

Strong start for architecture billings in 2018

“Healthy conditions continue across all sectors and regions except the Northeast, where firm billings softened for the second consecutive month,” said AIA Chief Economist, Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, PhD. Photo: Pixabay

Market Data | February 21, 2018 | AIA

The American Institute of Architects reported the January 2018 ABI score was 54.7, up from a score of 52.8 in the pre...

Airports | February 21, 2018 | GS&P Dialogue | Wilson Rayfield ,AIA, NCARB, LEED AP

This is the second post in our series examining why airport operators should bother to upgrade their facilities, even...

Codes and Standards | February 21, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Forty four states have areas defined as low-hazard.

ICMA 2017 at San Antonio’s Henry B. González Convention Center

ICMA 2017 at San Antonio’s Henry B. González Convention Center.

Urban Planning | February 21, 2018 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Stephen Conschafter

What exactly is the Second Machine Age? The name refers to a book by MIT researchers Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McA...

Interior collaboration area in St. Jude's advanced research center

Rendering courtesy of The Crump Firm

Healthcare Facilities | February 21, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Crump Firm is designing the project.

Codes and Standards | February 20, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Bipartisan bill encourages states to adopt latest building codes.

BankUnited defines itself as a Network Bank by creating a cohesive multifunctional environment that integrates meeting and event space with traditional banking functions. Photo © Christopher Payne.

Retail Centers | February 20, 2018 | GenslerOn | Ryan Cavanaugh

It is critical to not view the physical branch as just another sales channel, but as an important touchpoint along a...

Photo: Magda Biernat

Office Building Design | February 20, 2018 | David malone, Associate Editor

Approximately 400 employees will occupy the SkB Architects-designed space.

A view of a shared office space operated by WeWork, which has 200,000 members and locations in 20 countries. Flex and co-working offices are gaining broader acceptance among corporate tenants, property managers, and landlords. Image: Matteo Doni, via Wikimedia Commons

Office Building Design | February 20, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

More landlords see these spaces as “long-term solutions.”

Aerial view of APAC

Rendering courtesy of SPF:architects

Performing Arts Centers | February 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SPF:architects designed the complex.

Insulation | February 19, 2018 | Bob Zabcik |

There is little doubt that the use of foam plastic insulation in metal building exterior roof and wall assemblies is...

Products and Services | February 19, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Flexi-panel from Extech, Classic Ultra from Icynene, and Heartfelt from Hunter Douglas are just three of the 16 produ...

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