An augmented reality application for mobile devices allows users to see what a new computer science building on the Seattle campus of the University of Washington will look like completed while it's under construction. Image: Mortenson Construction

Augmented Reality | July 19, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The $105 million project in Seattle is the latest example of the firm’s commitment to virtual and augmented reality tools.

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Codes and Standards | June 15, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Campus plans include photovoltaic arrays and geothermal ground source heat pumps.

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Green | June 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A 600-meter treetop path culminates with a 45-meter-tall spiraling observation deck.

This year's Radical Innovation competition singled out for an honorable mention a hospitality concept called Garden House, devised by a student from the U.K.-based Architectural Association School of Architecture, that is super energy efficient. Image: Courtesy of John Hardy Group

Hotel Facilities | June 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Original hospitality design concepts lean on enhancing traveler comfort and mobility.  

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Building Team Awards | June 14, 2017 | BD+C Editors

Of the 17 projects, one received a Platinum Award, six received Gold Awards, six received Silver Awards, two received...

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Building Team Awards | June 14, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Dubai kicks off 3D-printing tech initiative with a novel office project.

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Building Team Awards | June 14, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Nonprofit HQ fitout improves functionality, accessibility for blind and low-vision individuals.

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3D Printing | June 14, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is a lab for research on drones and 3D printing technology.

After Paris: What’s at stake for the building industry

Photo during a leader event of COP 21/CMP 11 - Paris Climate Change Conference, via Flickr Creative Commons

Green | June 14, 2017 | Adele Houghton, AIA, MPH, LEED AP BD+C, O+M, ND

In the wake of President Trump’s unilateral decision to withdraw the U.S. from the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement, many...

The GPX FireFloor System has the largest tested and listed individual glass panel sizes for fully-supported and butt-glazed 1-2 hour fire resistive glass floor applications. Photo credit: Mike Schwartz Photography

Fire-Rated Products | June 13, 2017 | SaftiFirst

SAFTI FIRST supplied a single glass unit comprised of non-slip rated Starphire tempered laminated Glass with...

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Wood | June 13, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building’s design, building materials, and commercial tenants are all focused on the key aspect of sustainability...

June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Bluebeam’s Sasha Reed discusses why AEC leaders should give their teams permission to responsibly break things and creat...
June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
SageGlass CEO Dr. Alan McLenaghan reviews how biophilic design and new technologies, such as dynamic glass, create a gre...
June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
NCI Building Systems’ Jonathan O'Leary discusses why AEC firms must rely on their partners to simplify the business...
June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Brent Slawnikowski of FARO Technologies and Jennifer Suerth of Pepper Construction discuss how implementation of laser s...

To accommodate its rapid growth, WeWork, the coworker office space redeveloper, has acquired Fieldlens, whose app streamlines jobsite communication and management.  Pictured is one of WeWork's locations in Hollywood, Calif.  Image: WeWork

Office Building Design | June 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Fieldlens helps turn jobsites into social networks. 

June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Architect and materials guru Blaine Brownell reveals emerging trends and applications that are transforming the technolo...

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Building Team Awards | June 13, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Building Team converts 1940s campus into a sleek, modern home for U.S. intelligence agencies.

June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Thornton Tomasetti’s Jonatan Schumacher presents the firm’s business model for developing, incubating, and delivering cu...

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Building Team Awards | June 13, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Leadership training center becomes New England’s first Passive House building.

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Codes and Standards | June 13, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New joint venture will deliver enhanced services and support tools and programs throughout Canada.

June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Yazdani’s Ben Juckes discusses the firm’s tech-centric culture, where scripting has become an every-project occurrence a...
Fire-Rated Products | June 13, 2017 | Bill O'Keeffe |

The ASTM E-119 test is the most stringent and most difficult test to pass for all fire rated glazing assemblies.

June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Graham Cranston shares SGH’s efforts to take hold of its project data using mathematical optimization techniques and inf...
June 13, 2017 | AIA Show Report
Suffolk’s CIO Chris Mayer talks about the firm’s framework for vetting and implementing new technologies and processes.
June 13, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Learn why Gilbane’s Lucas Richmond is looking outside the AEC industry to build his rockstar gaming and media team.

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Industry Research | June 13, 2017 | NCARB

For the first time since NCARB began collecting demographics data, gender equity improved along every career stage....

June 12, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Turner Construction’s Tyler Goss presents the construction giant’s breakthrough “job site as a factory” initiative.
June 12, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Discover what architect Derik Eckhardt learned during his worldwide tour of the globe’s smartest buildings, from Abu Dha...
June 12, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Gensler’s Alan Robles shares how the AEC Giant firm is preparing its project teams and clients for the coming artificial...

A rendering of the proposed apartment tower at 2166 15th St., Denver. Gromatzky Dupree and Associates (GDA Architects).

Walls and Partitions | June 12, 2017 | Trim-Tex

In multi-level buildings, the upper floors exert force upon the lower floors and can cause cracking of the drywall wh...

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