The 190,000-sf Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience, which opens next month on the campus of the University of Southern California, will provide research and lab space for the Engineering, Arts & Sciences, and Medical schools. This is the largest building on campus, and its construction required more than 50,000 yards of soil to be exported, 4.5 million pounds of concrete and rebar for poured-in-place floors and walls, and 2,000-plus steel embeds for a suspended clean room plenum leel and exterior masonry. Image: USC
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2017 marks the first time that three architects together are honored with the prize.
The ground-up development will feature 255 hotel rooms and 69 residential units.
The regulation governs compliance with effluent limits.
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601 offers variety and flexibility not found in the arena’s other food and entertainment locations.
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A new report shows 14% cost savings and a 7% increase in value when green standards are met.
The tower will reach a height of 1,049 feet, the maximum height permitted by the FAA in Miami.
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A simulation at Grady Health's campus in Atlanta, where nurses, providers, and facility leadership could try out a Ponta overhead beam system under real-life care conditions. A white paper from Georgia Tech concludes that these beam systems are superior to other kinds of overhead boom systems for providing access to patients, gases, and equipment in critical care settings. Image: White paper titled “Comparison of Overhead Utility Systems for Intensive Care Rooms”
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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.
New NIBS report says baseline information needs further development.
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Young Architects are defined as professionals who have been licensed 10 years or fewer regardless of their age.
Solar Carve Tower advances Studio Gang’s ‘solar carving’ design strategy.
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The project is being hailed as the city’s most transformative since the construction of the Superdome.
The towers will vary in height and emerge from a shared retail podium.
The planned updated version will be customizable for any building type.
Nelson Stark selected Viega ProPress for the plumbing installation because the system is flameless and can be install...
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Millennials are poised to dominate the U.S. workforce.
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The Danish firm beat entries from Zaha Hadid Architects and Henning Larsen Architects for the project.