Once a novelty, offsite construction is taking hold across the industry, as labor shortages persist, the Lean movement grows, and tech-based workflows become prevalent. Photo courtesy Katerra

Giants 300 | July 16, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

We’ve identified five emerging trends that are likely to transform the construction market in the near future.

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Retail Centers | June 05, 2018 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Tom Paladino

Old malls have three weak links in their value chain. Each weak link affects the mall’s surrounding community, and if...

Freemont Crossing mixed-use development

Courtesy SkB Architects.

Mixed-Use | June 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SkB Architects designed the complex.

Codes and Standards | June 04, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

City aims to reduce GHGs 60% by 2035 and 80% by 2050.

Box Shops by Related

Courtesy Latent Design/Boombox

Adaptive Reuse | June 04, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Related Midwest will open the market at 725 W. Randolph St. later this week.

Codes and Standards | June 04, 2018 | Peter Fabrisw, Contributing Editor

Zoning ordinance that ties building heights to width of streets dictates form.

Market Data | June 04, 2018 | ABC

Private sector spending increased 0.8% on a monthly basis and is up 5.3% from a year ago.

Architects | June 04, 2018 | DLR Group Insights Blog | Prem Sundharam

We have several gaps between the need and desire to have abundant, accessible, clean water and the reality of dealing...

The lobby of the new Summit Complex at Pikes Peak will provide visitors with breathtaking views. Image: RTA Architects, GWWO Inc./Architects

Cultural Facilities | June 02, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The 26,000-sf facility will be green, resilient, and emphasize the view rather than the architecture.

New library offers a one-stop shop for what society is craving: hands-on learning

Photo: Howard County Library System/Geoffrey S. Baker

Library | June 01, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Beyond lending books and DVDs, the Elkridge (Md.) branch library loans household tools like ladders, wheelbarrows, an...

Oasia Downtown hotel

Patrick Bingham-Hall

High-rise Construction | June 01, 2018 | CTBUH

Oasia Downtown Hotel named “Best Tall Building Worldwide” for 2018.

View of the outdoor grand stair joining the museum to Argyros Plaza

Courtesy Morphosis Architects

Museums | June 01, 2018 | David Malone, ASsociate Editor

Morphosis designed the building.

Airports | May 31, 2018 | Sasaki Ideas |

Cultivation of airport cities is an emerging development strategy shaped by urban planners, civic leaders, airport ex...

Exterior of EarthCampus HQ

Courtesy EarthCam

Office Building Design | May 31, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Watch a time-lapse of the HQ being built from groundbreaking to grand opening.

May 30, 2018 | Accelerate Live!
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), Skender CEO Mark Skender and Chief...
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), Skender CEO Mark Skender and Chief...
Silicon Valley cities considering taxes aimed at large employers

 Photo: Pixabay

    

Codes and Standards | May 30, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The aim is to offset the impact on housing costs and homelessness by tech companies.

Bloomington, San Bernardino, Calif.

The new San Bernardino County branch library on Valley Boulevard became the focal point for the multigenerational complex. Local residents helped choose the vernacular for the architectural exterior—California Mission style, with stucco walls, balconies, shutters, and classic red roofs. Photo: Cristian Costa, Costa Photography 

Multifamily Housing | May 30, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

An “intergenerational” mixed-use apartment complex may be a prototype for reenergizing neglected neighborhoods in Ame...

Codes and Standards | May 30, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Would provide long-term clarity on certification requirements.

Market Data | May 30, 2018 | AGC of America

Dallas-Plano-Irving and Midland, Texas experience largest year-over-year gains; St. Louis, Mo.-Ill. and Bloomington,...

Augmented Reality | May 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Neither training nor modification of the physical environment are required to use the system.

America’s fastest-growing cities: San Antonio, Phoenix lead population growth

San Antonio, Texas, tops the list with the largest population gain with an increase of over 24,200 people, an average of 66 people per day between 2016 and 2017. Photo: Pixabay

Market Data | May 29, 2018 | U.S. Census Bureau

San Antonio added 24,208 people between July 2016 and July 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.

Glass and Glazing | May 29, 2018 | Vitro

An audacious residential structure in New York City preserves spectacular outdoor views while minimizing solar heat g...

Products and Services | May 29, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

JM EPDM RT from Johns Manville, Flintlastic SA from CertainTeed, and RockWool Multifix from RockWool are just three o...

Codes and Standards | May 29, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Market projects to grow 12.5% annually between 2013 and 2019.

Healthcare Facilities | May 29, 2018 | NACLab Blog | Daniel C. Jardine, Principal, AIA, LEED AP

Telemedicine is a broad term that covers many aspects and mediums of care, but primarily it refers to the use of vide...

In recent years, the general contractor Swinerton has become a major player in the construction, operation, and maintenance of solar power plants. Image: Swinerton

Contractors | May 27, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Renewable energy is the kind of higher-margin business sector into which this GC has been expanding.

Green | May 25, 2018 | GenslerOn | Alicia Gomez Jimenez

The healthcare community is looking at adopting integrated care systems in which outdoor healing and therapeutic gard...

Market Data | May 25, 2018 | AGC of America

Mobile advertising campaign urges drivers who routinely pass through certain work zones to slow down and be alert as...

Shear cracks riddle the exterior wall of this urban parking structure. Courtesy Hoffmann Architects

Shear cracks riddle the exterior wall of this urban parking structure. Courtesy Hoffmann Architects

BD+C University Course | May 24, 2018 | Richard P. Kadlubowski, AIA, and Christopher DeRosa, AIA, Hoffmann Architects

We may think of the building envelope as an inanimate object, but in reality its components can be quite mobile. This...

The 28-unit Distillery North Apartments, South Boston, Mass.

The 28-unit Distillery North Apartments, South Boston, Mass. Project team: Fred Gordon/Second Street Associates, ICON Architects, Petersen Engineering, Mechanical Air of New England, Adam Cohen and Mark Anstey, and Commodore Builders. Photo: Camille Maren, Primary Design

BD+C University Course | May 24, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

17 tips from our experts on the best way to carry out passive house design and construction for your next multifamily...

May 24, 2018 | Accelerate Live!
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), we hear from two of the earliest a...
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), we hear from two of the earliest a...
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