Perkins+Will has written the design controls for the redevelopment of a 28-acre surface parking lot in San Francisco into a mixed-use waterfront community called Mission Rock, which would have a mesa running through it to handle sea levels that are projected to rise as high as 66 inches by 2100, compared to 24 inches today. Courtesy Perkins+Will.
Projects like these, where resilience is central to their design and construction, are becoming more commonplace.read more
Today’s codes define more efficient, effective structures, but the engineering of them has become vastly more complex...
The building is an important landmark for the nation, and is built on the last available spot on the National Mall in...
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Some industry watchers predict it will become the base building code.
Government work settings ranked the lowest in their effectiveness across the four work modes: focus (individual) work...
The Sluishuis employs a unique shape that makes it appear different from every vantage point.
The D.C. development is the product of a partnership between Hines, Urban Atlantic, and Triden Development Group....
Rogers moves forward on M City, a multi-building, multi-year project in a Toronto suburb.
Glass facades pose a serious risk to birds and cause millions of avian deaths each year.
How hospitals can partner with their doctors to build an ambulatory network.
Overall nonresidential construction spending in September totaled $690.5 billion, down a slight 0.7 percent from a ye...
The aquarium comes equipped with and a walk-through tunnel and hydraulic elevator.
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Employers can choose from a variety of fall protection systems.
The city ranks first in U.S. in rat population.
A national survey finds strong support for essential community buildings.
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The rule bans cranes from operating when wind exceeds 30 mph.
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The Albany, Ga., site will have ground source heat pumps and a biomass generator.
ABC releases state rankings on policies affecting construction industry.
Next month, the five-story 3435 Main Street in Kansas City, Mo., this city's first factory-built apartment building, will be ready for delivery. (Its 100 modules were produced at Champion Home Builders' factory in Nebraska). Nationally, the market researcher Axiometrics expects apartment deliveries to soar through mid 2017, and then start to recede through 2018. Image: Courtesy MAC Properties
New York is projected to lead the nation next year, thanks to construction delays in 2016
Risk, labor, and technology are impacting what gets built.
There is a mistaken belief among some people that steel buildings do not do well in earthquakes. The truth is quite t...
The stylish location targets customers craving craft spirits and late-night dining.
Ramanujam brings his tech and business consulting background to the post.
First step toward Zero Carbon Building Standard.
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The building is one of only three Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings in the state.
Kirksey Architecture designed the building that ‘will serve as a landmark for SFA.’
LMN Architects is the architect and interior designer for the Bebb and Gould-designed museum.
Includes more stringent commercial, multifamily building standards.
Decline in new design contracts suggests volatility in design activity to persist.