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.
The award honors significant contributions to public architecture.
The $500 million complex will begin pre-leasing in winter, 2017 and open for move-in early in 2018.
A design rendering for a single new terminal at Kansas City International Airport. That project is one of 50 that the Trump administration has prioritized for immediate attention and funding support. Republicans and Democrats are also staking their claim to rebuilding America's infrastructure, with plans that vary widely in terms of favoring either private or public financing. Image: City of Kansas City
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The evolution of attracting Baby Boomers versus the Silent Generation.
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EUI could push sustainability through market-driven approach.
The 1883 Denver Hose Company No.1 building will be fully restored as part of the project.
Last year, Dubai completed the world's first fully functional 3-D printed office. Dubai wants 25% of its buildings to use 3D printing technology by 2030, and is working with U.S.-based Cazza Construction Technologies, which is building a 3D crane apparatus for larger projects. Image: Government of UEA
Cazza Construction Technologies is building a crane that it claims can layer more than 2,000 sf of concrete per day....
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The renderings are meant to show the potential of the site located in the heart of the Chicago Loop.
At the heart of Vincent Callebaut Architectures’ eco-neighborhood will be three 100-meter-tall Vertical Forests.
The new law would require those who work on 10-story-plus buildings to go through an apprenticeship program.
Among the NKBA’s top 2017 bathroom trends are ceramic tile flooring, an increase in white fixtures, and more water-sa...
The company has worked on some major projects, including Hartsfield Airport.
A branded environment has the potential to create a long-lasting impression for your intended audiences.
Among the NKBA’s top 2017 kitchen trends are two-toned colored kitchens, an increase in technology, and interior barn...
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This marks the third consecutive record-breaking year for building completions over 200 meters.
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USGBC's new Public Policy Library includes tax and energy benchmarking policies.
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The new Whitney Museum of American Art. Photo: Shinya Suzuki, flickr Creative Commons
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To help one of the most complex cities in the world develop an actionable strategy to meet visionary GHG reduction go...
GTRI recently got the OK from the Georgia Department of Transportation to test embedded PZ material supplied by Tenca...
The combination is expected to bolster HED’s presence in northern California and the K-12 sector.
The Institute of Health + Wellness Design at the University of Kansas raised questions after reviewing a hospital’s r...
The INO Weather Pro combines lightning, temperature, atmospheric pressure, and humidity sensors into one device.
The Chicago architecture firm won a design competition for the project anticipated to be completed in 2019.
Agreements to spur efficiency upgrades are slowly gaining popularity.
Georgia Tech Research Institute has a contract to install tiles embedded with piezoelectric material into the “vapor trail” of the Visitors Center at the Kennedy Space Center in Orlando, Fla. The activated tiles act as a kind of keyboard that shows the planet and different aspects of NASA’s mission statement. Courtesy Formations Studio.
Research on piezoelectricity moves closer to practical applications for infrastructure and buildings.