Construction technology is catnip for investors

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Building Technology | July 17, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

JLL, in a new report that tracks this trend, cites three areas where startups are most active.

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January 17, 2018 | Kristin Michael |

Neglected urban centers are getting a second chance, and Ohio City is a prime example

Photo: Timothy Schenck.

Game Changers | January 16, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Kinetic architecture can bring practical and aesthetic value to an already ambitious project.

Codes and Standards | January 16, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

White paper says code officials should be collaborators and facilitators.

Sustainability | January 16, 2018 | GenslerOn | Katie Mesia

Major cities, like Washington, D.C., make up less than 2% of the world’s landmass, but they contribute 77% of the wor...

CBD Detroit exterior rendering

Rendering courtesy of City Club Apartments

Mixed-Use | January 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The development is being built on the former site of the Statler Hotel.

January 15, 2018 | Doug Clark |

The combination of design flexibility and high value-to-cost enable design professionals to provide their clients wit...

Green | January 15, 2018 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Kim Pexton

The DOE Better Buildings Initiative has made a bold statement calling 2018 the “Year of the Lease”.

Autodesk’s 34,000-sf BUILD Space
Game Changers | January 15, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Autodesk’s BUILD Space gives AEC firms and research teams free use of a robust collection of fabrication equipment an...

Courtesy of Jenner & Block

Reconstruction & Renovation | January 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renovation will consolidate the firm from six offices to five.

Aerial rendering of the new Dollar General distribution center designed by Leo A Daly

Rendering courtesy of Leo A Daly

Industrial Facility | January 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility will be the discount retailer’s second in Texas and 17th overall.

January 15, 2018 | Jeff Alexander |

Achieve a vibrant, metallic finish with only two coats

La Carreta pavilion

La Carreta pavilion, on the Monterrey, Mexico, campus of Tecnológico de Monterrey. Photo: Paco Alvarez, The Raws

Game Changers | January 12, 2018 | John Caulfied, Senior Editor

Sasaki designs interchangeable spaces to support a major educational shift at Mexico’s largest university system.

Market Data | January 12, 2018 | ABC

Energy prices have been more volatile lately.

Arlington Virginia

Photo courtesy Arlington County, flickr Creative Commons

Codes and Standards | January 12, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Honor recognizes efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, manage stormwater.

Energy | January 12, 2018 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Don Posson

As much as 40 to 50% of a building’s energy literally goes down the drain every day.

Energy | January 11, 2018 | Rider Levett Bucknall Blog | Bill Kuck

In the course of providing cost estimating services, educating the client on making prudent choices is a high priorit...

Codes and Standards | January 11, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

USGBC program signs on more than 130 companies or facilities for certification.

The path along the top of the Suzhou Science & Technology Museum

Rendering courtesy of Perkins+Will

Museums | January 11, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 600,000-sf museum will be about 62 miles northwest of Shanghai.

NELSON is strengthening its position in the retail and hospitality sectors by merging with FRCH Design Worldwide. Pictured is one of FRCH's recent projects, the renovation of the historic Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel. Image: FRCH a NELSON company

Architects | January 10, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Their chief executives will manage the company jointly, by region.

Healthcare market year in review for 2017

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Healthcare Facilities | January 10, 2018 | Steve Higgs, Senior Managing Director, CBRE

While we have not fully turned the corner on healthcare reform and in particular healthcare payment reform, 2017 conf...

Multifamily 2018 outlook: Developers pump the brakes, but will maintain historic pace

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Multifamily Housing | January 10, 2018 | CBRE

Multifamily developers are poised to register the second-highest annual completions count of this cycle in 2018, but...

Architects | January 10, 2018 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman

Here are the top 10 marketing techniques as rated by high-growth firms and how they compare to their no-growth counte...

Urban Planning | January 10, 2018 | Rand Ekman, AIA, LEED Fellow, HKS Associate Principal, Chief Sustainability Officer Shannon Kraus, FAIA, FACHA, LEED AP, HKS Principal, Washington, D.C. Office Director

Corporate interests large and small are already focused on what the impact of climate change means to their business....

Great Solutions | January 10, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

From coastal resorts to inner cities, these large-scale clear-water lagoons offer a slice of paradise.

Codes and Standards | January 10, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New York City Council proposal puts limits on penalties for safety violations leading to death, serious injury.

The Kraft heinz Davenport facility

Courtesy Gray Construction

Industrial Facility | January 10, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility is the first Greenfield construction project for the Kraft Heinz Company since the merging of Kraft Food...

A paint can and three brushes
Codes and Standards | January 09, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Current exposure levels for lead in paint and dust have been in place for 17 years.

Education Facility | January 09, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

While the district’s vertical living lifestyle is geared for young singles and empty nesters, CityPlace has attracted...

Rendering of 61 Banks Street designed by Booth Hansen

Rendering courtesy Draper and Kramer, Incorporated

Multifamily Housing | January 09, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 8-story building will feature two- and three-bedroom residences.

An aerial rendering of the main waiting area in Delta Medix's new office for its urology, general surgery, ENT, imaging, audiology, allergy, and pulmonary practices. Image: Highland Associates

Retail Centers | January 09, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Delta Medix is one of several tenants that are changing the image of the Marketplace at Steamtown.

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