A Loop NYC pedestrian park

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Great Solutions | October 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A new proposal leverages driverless cars to free up almost all of Manhattan’s Park Avenue and Broadway for pedestrian paths.

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Developer ARK Group is hoping that its newly opened, 17-acre Irving Music Factory in Texas has the same drawing power as ARK’s entertainment district in Charlotte, N.C., AvidXchange MusicFactory, which had around 1.8 million visitors in 2016. Courtesy Gensler

Mixed-Use | September 22, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Some entertainment districts are going light on retail, partly because “the bulk of the leasing demand is for dining...

A high-rise hotel shot from below

Photo: AHL

Giants 300 | September 22, 2017 | BD+C Staff

NV5 Global, WSP, and DeSimone Consulting Engineers top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest hotel sector e...

The swimming pool at the Hilton Jinan swimming pool, designed by Wilson Associates

The swimming pool at the Hilton Jinan swimming pool, designed by Wilson Associates. Photo: WIlson Associates

Giants 300 | September 22, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, WATG and Wimberly Interiors, and HKS top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest hotel sector archit...

Building Team | September 21, 2017 | Steven Burns |

Projects are the backbone of the way you do business. Isn’t it time that you step up their analysis?

Laura Crane, AIA, NCARB, Associate, Project Architect with bKL Architecture, Chicago

Laura Crane, AIA, NCARB, Associate, Project Architect with bKL Architecture, Chicago

40 Under 40 | September 21, 2017 | By BD+C Staff

These AEC stars are making their mark in business, philanthropy, and in their communities.

Prefab construction of a house
Market Data | September 21, 2017 | AIA

Design services remain in high demand across all regions and in all major sectors.

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Codes and Standards | September 21, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Cranes rated for 140 mph winds didn’t hold up to 100 mph gusts.

Red hot air balloons
Market Data | September 21, 2017 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman

Brand research is a process that firms can use to measure their reputation and visibility in the marketplace.

The exterior of the new Mountain Park Health Center clinic
Healthcare Facilities | September 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new space was designed with community input to be used by patients and non-patients alike.

The interior of a 60 Orchard Street condo with a NanaWall

Photo: Courtesy NanaWall

Mixed-Use | September 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

NanaWall panels add a unique dimension to condos at 60 Orchard Street in New York City.

The Tomscot luxury apartment community in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Two resort-style pool decks with a spa and wading pool highlight the amenities at the luxury apartment community The Tomscot, Scottsdale, Ariz. The units in the main level are designated as live-work space for residents. The Weitz Co.

Giants 300 | September 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Since the current multifamily boom took off in 2010, most activity has focused on large urban areas.

A closeup of a dollar bill
Codes and Standards | September 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Access to better financing, tax incentives, rent premiums, among the benefits to greener buildings.

Kids walking outside of a school
K-12 Schools | September 20, 2017 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Rachael Dumas

School structures offer a unique opportunity as they can often double as community centers and serve as shelters in t...

Employees in the new Stantec office in Midtown Manhattan

Photo courtesy of Stantec

Office Building Design | September 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new location provides the firm with 40,000 sf of space.

A pool table, tables, and chairs in a communal space at Loft Five50
Multifamily Housing | September 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Loft Five50 will add 137 housing units to Lawrence, Mass.

4 people speaking on a panel
BIM and Information Technology | September 19, 2017 | Sasha Reed |

In this four-part series, Bluebeam VP Sasha Reed sat down with industry experts to examine the need for defining and...

Torch cutters working on a project

Photo courtesy of Barton Mallow

Multifamily Housing | September 19, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Lendlease, Suffolk Construction, and Clark Group top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest multifamily sect...

A workspace in an office
Codes and Standards | September 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

2016 saw a slight rise in total certified U.S. green office space.

A newly developed waterfront space in London

London is creating and redeveloping spaces with strong cultural offerings. Image © Mike Stezycki.

Architects | September 19, 2017 | GenslerOn | Hiro Aso

What does Good Growth mean and how do we set about achieving it?

A contractor working on a project
Contractors | September 19, 2017 | USG Corporation

Hurricane recovery efforts expected to heighten concerns about labor scarcities in the south, where two-thirds of con...

The exterior of the new UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital

Photo: Jim Roof

Healthcare Facilities | September 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital opened for first patient on August 31.

Wetlands at sunset
Codes and Standards | September 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

However, states may step up regulations as feds relax them.

The Writers Theatre in Glencoe, Ill.
Products and Services | September 18, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Duranar Sunstorm from PPG, Fluropon from Valspar, and Extreme Cover from Sherwin-WIlliams are just three of the 12 pr...

A rendering of the Texas Live! development

When it opens next year, the 200,000-sf Texas Live! development will be an integral part of the $4 billion Arlington Entertainment District, which will include a new stadium for the Texas Rangers. Rendering courtesy of The Cordish Companies.

Mixed-Use | September 18, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Entertainment districts are being planned or are popping up all over the country.

An aerial photograph of the UW Madison campus
Higher Education | September 18, 2017 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Eric Schuchardt

Recognizing that the future health of the campus and lake are interdependent, this innovative approach will achieve s...

Structural rendering of the steel work at Daily's Place

The Jacksonville Jaguars' Daily's Place. Designed by Populous with Walter P Moore as the structural engineer.

Giants 300 | September 18, 2017 | BD+C Staff

WSP, AECOM, and Thronton Tomasetti top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest multifamily sector engineering...

Products and Services | September 15, 2017 | ALPOLIC

Since its conception in 2006, the Mamava lactation pod has undergone several changes in design.

Energy Efficiency | September 15, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The number of firms involved in AIA’s voluntary pact to slash energy consumption in buildings grew to more than 400 i...

The Houston skyline

Photo: pixabay

Multifamily Housing | September 15, 2017 | ApartmentData.com

As of Sept. 14, 166 properties reported damage to 8,956 units, about 1.4% of the total supply of apartments, accordin...

A rendering of the front of the new Blinn College residence hall

Rendering courtesy of Servitas.

University Buildings | September 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

In 2016, more than 400 students were placed on the wait list due to lack of available on-campus housing.

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