A rendering of the 42,500-sf, $29 million Innovation and Discovery Center at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pa., which broke ground last October. Kinsley Construction is the GC on the project, designed by Ellenzweig. Last year, spending on education construction spending rose nationally by 6.5% to $88.9 billion. And a new survey of preK-12 school districts and colleges finds strong construction and renovation activities underway this year. The Ursinus project should be completed in time for the fall 2018 semester. Image: Ellenzweig
Surveys of school districts and colleges, though, raise questions about financing for future projects.
A growing number of Americans are opting out of office work. Employers can make the office environment more appealing—and in the process foment innovation—through better workspace design and by allowing greater latitude in where work takes place, according to a new survey conducted by Gensler. Image: Pixabay
A poll of 4,000-plus U.S. workers finds the most innovative among them spend less time at the office.
The rule covers commercial uses for drones that weigh less than 55 pounds, and it takes effect Aug. 29.
Ark Encounter, the largest timber-framed structure in the world, opened in Kentucky.
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The structure will be the tallest building in the Edgewater District
OhioHealth Neuroscience Institute at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. Building Team: NBBJ (architect), Korda (SE/MEP), Dynamix (MEP), EMH&T (CE), and Whiting-Turner/Corna Kokosing (CM). Photos courtesy Ohio CTC. Click here to enlarge.
Experts explain the benefits of DA, a process where the subcontractors are retained to assist other Building Team mem...
A four-story atrium sits at the center of the proposed LEGO world headquarters building. Renderings courtesy CF Møller. Click here to enlarge.
The 52,000-sm complex will incorporate many familiar motifs from the popular plastic building block toys.
Healthier and happier employees benefit a company’s bottom line. Paladino senior project manager Divya Natarajan writ...
Applies to infractions that occurred after Nov. 2, 2015.
Renderings and video courtesy Broadway Malyan. Click here to enlarge.
The $100 million “Crown of Miami” will provide visitors panoramic views, and it will glow at night.
The 412 W. 15th St. office complex in New York City will have 8,200 sf of outdoor space on six terraces. Renderings courtesy Rockpoint Group. Click here to enlarge.
Plans originally called for a hotel, but the architect and developers adapted their design for commercial use.
Legislature accused of ignoring 1994 ruling ordering state to pick up some of the costs.
Gilbane Building Company utilized advanced 3D scanning technology as part of a virtual design and construction (VDC)...
With 60-year-old windows and high energy usage, the University of New Mexico building was in need of a historically a...
The lead up to AECX featured a discussion providing insight into the current state of the AEC technological revolutio...
A new McKinsey report identifies five trends the industry should latch onto more broadly.
Denver’s downtown Civic Center Station. Renderings courtesy Perkins Eastman. Click here to enlarge.
Renovations to a 30-year-old bus transit hub will improve commutes and lure visitors.
Wanting to capitalize on the abundant energy produced by the sun, the Real Salt Lake professional soccer club built c...
All new buildings and major renovations to be net-zero by 2030.
All renderings courtesy ODA New York. Click here to enlarge.
Bushwick II will feature light-filled plaza spaces, a roof for urban living, and more than 800 apartment units.
Compliance processes can be handled efficiently with a little bit of foresight. CBRE's Patrick Duke, Kyle Marden, and...
Allegedly removing thousands of housing units from market, driving up rents.
Zoning, property rights, building codes all could be re-imagined.
The private and public sectors have a combined estimated seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.14 trillion.
Universities across the country are striving to meet the demand of on-campus housing. VOA's Steve Siegle examines wha...
If U.S. healthcare were a country, it would rank 13th in GHG emissions.
Development investment is twice what it was five years ago.
Latest survey by RENTCafé tracks size changes in 95 metros.
For employees, certain design strategies can lessen stress, improve health, and promote a greater sense of community...
Would have allowed five city agencies to use alternate delivery method.
Competitiveness and economic development are at stake for cities, says Transwestern.