The Oakland Coliseum

Photo: Amy K. Posner, Wikimedia Commons

Sports and Recreational Facilities | November 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium is being planned for a piece of land that sits next to Lake Merritt near Downtown Oakland, surrounded by parkland and neighborhoods.

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Weed Army Community Hospital

Weed Army Community Hospital, Fort Irwin, Calif., designed by RLF/Ellerbe Becket and constructed by Turner Construction, is the country’s first net-zero energy, carbon neutral hospital. Photo: Steven M. Langston, AIA, Design Director, RLF.

Greenbuild Report | October 23, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

An Army hospital in the Mojave Desert sets a new bar for sustainable design.

Codes and Standards | October 23, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Survey of facility management executives shows onsite renewables, energy storage will spike in 2018.

Crowd in a stadium
Sports and Recreational Facilities | October 23, 2017 | BD+C Staff

AECOM, Mortenson Construction, and Turner Construction Co. top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest sports...

Photo: Susan Fleck

Events Facilities | October 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 40,000-sf space can support a wide variety of group activities.

October 20, 2017 | Vitro

The most striking elements of the 29-story tower are two conical incisions carved from its northeast corner.

Exploring potential innovations for the co-working industry
Office Building Design | October 20, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Rashard Willingham

Exploring potential innovations for the co-working industry.

Blueprints
Codes and Standards | October 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Documents are structurally different from 2007, 2008 versions.

LPC

Giants 300 | October 20, 2017 | BD+C Staff

WSP, Walter P Moore, and ME Engineers top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest sports sector engineering a...

T-Moble Arena

T-Mobile Arena. Photo: Courtesy Populous, Jeff Goldberg

Giants 300 | October 20, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Populous, HOK, and HKS top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest sports sector architecture and AE firms, a...

The 21W20 luxury condo development in New York City

Abundant daylighting, triple-pane windows, and sound attenuation measures are among the wellness-focused features at the 21W20 luxury condo development in New York City’s Flatiron District. Courtesy Gale International.

Greenbuild Report | October 19, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

As the competition for renters and buyers heats up, multifamily developers look to health and wellness for an edge....

Wasl Tower with the Burj Khalifa in the background

Courtesy UNStudio

Mixed-Use | October 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 63-story tower will house a Mandarin Oriental hotel, residences, and restaurants.

The Dairy Farmers of America Headquarters

The headquarters of the Dairy Farmers of America is an example of a new breed of suburban corporate campuses that complement an emerging growth corridor—in this case, Kansas City, Kan.—that already included retail, restaurants, and residential. The 110,000-sf building was designed with an eye toward recruitment and retention. HOK was the design architect for the office; JE Dunn Construction built it. Photo: Michael Robinson.

Giants 300 | October 19, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Is the shift toward attracting younger workers too much or not enough?

Cranes on a construction site
Market Data | October 19, 2017 | AIA

Business conditions easing in the West.

Pipes
Codes and Standards | October 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The deadline is March 16, 2018.

AEC Tech | October 19, 2017 | Steven Burns |

For firms looking to propel their architectural design services to new heights and levels of sophistication, a consol...

The 2,315-sf, third-floor penthouse at the Sanctuary, Washington, D.C.

The 2,315-sf, third-floor penthouse at the Sanctuary. “The space is art itself,” says the new owner, a real estate lawyer/developer. “I’m still discovering new angles and vantage points from which to enjoy my home. Living in a 120-year-old church on Capitol Hill is a truly unique experience.” PHOTOS: © ERIC TAYLOR PHOTOGRAPHY

Multifamily Housing | October 19, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Once there were 857 churches in the District of Columbia. Now there are 856. One of them became an award-winning cond...

Designers | October 18, 2017 | Bill Bridgeman |

The CDC targets the bathroom as the most dangerous room in the house. Architects can use principles of Universal Desi...

Metals | October 18, 2017 | Star Building Systems |

Star metal building systems have once again demonstrated their durability in extreme weather events.

Halkin Mason Photography, Courtesy of KSS Architects

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

Turner Construction Co., Structure Tone, and Holder Construction top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest ...

Hurricane from space
Codes and Standards | October 18, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Florida, Texas, rise in ACEEE state energy efficiency scorecard.

Rendering of Clippership Wharf

Clippership Wharf, a 478-unit mixed-use redevelopment in Boston whose construction began this year, will elevate the first floors of its buildings 24 feet above the Boston city baseline. A 1,400-foot-long public Harbor Walk will be 14 to 16 feet above sea level. Courtesy Lendlease Development.

Greenbuild Report | October 18, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma expose the necessity—and limitations—of resilient design and construction measures.

BIM and Information Technology | October 18, 2017 | Autodesk

Autodesk’s investment in Project Frog creates a common data environment, streamlines design and engineering processes...

A flooded neighborhood
Resiliency | October 18, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Convincing people to relocate can be a psychological hurdle.

A Loop NYC pedestrian park

Courtesy Edg

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...

222 S. Riverside office

Photo: Wright Heerema Architects

Giants 300 | October 17, 2017 | BD+C Staff

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

Two employees in an office

Photo: Davis Architects

Giants 300 | October 17, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, Jacobs, and HOK top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest office sector architecture and AE firms,...

Code
Codes and Standards | October 17, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Open-source apps include enhancements for urban-scale modeling.

VistaAir Open
Walls and Partitions | October 16, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Vista Air is available in several mounting options and cladding materials, including metal, wood, and glass.

181 Fremont

Heller Manus Architects

Resiliency | October 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

An array of guidelines and standards coming from all kinds of sources are jockeying for position to stamp their impri...

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