The 190,000-sf Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience, which opens next month on the campus of the University of Southern California, will provide research and lab space for the Engineering, Arts & Sciences, and Medical schools. This is the largest building on campus, and its construction required more than 50,000 yards of soil to be exported, 4.5 million pounds of concrete and rebar for poured-in-place floors and walls, and 2,000-plus steel embeds for a suspended clean room plenum leel and exterior masonry. Image: USC
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All but four owners/developers on the list are located in the United Arab Emirates, China, or Hong Kong.
The communications challenges don’t even begin to compare to the inherent challenges of designing for a developing na...
Among the compromises, the 8150 Sunset Blvd. project will see its tallest residential tower reduced by 56 feet.
Only one firm has worked on more than 10 of the world’s 100 tallest buildings.
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The British automaker will partner with G and G Business Developments on the waterfront project.
The top firm worked on over three times as many of the tallest buildings as the second place firm on the list.
Drivers are worried the move will cause an increase in traffic congestion.
The futuristic curves that have become a staple for ZHA-designed buildings are also on full display.
Construction on the $130 million project can now proceed as planned.
When applying current energy codes to existing buildings, a number of issues arise, particularly where the building e...
Ultima® Total Acoustics™ ceiling panels (foreground) absorb noise in the lobby of the Inova Women’s and Children’s Hospital and prevent it from traveling into adjacent spaces. The MetalWorks™ RH200 ceiling panels (background) in a warm, wood-look finish impart a welcoming quality to the space while providing added noise control.
A myriad of acoustical ceiling solutions aid in patient comfort and recuperation.
Only 4% of projects have met the 70% energy savings target.
With a continued focus on providing more with less, companies across all industries are continually driving their wor...
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The top firm has worked on almost one-fifth of the 100 tallest buildings in the world.
The office is located in Moscow’s southern district.
The 450,000-sf Jerome L. Greene Science Center, which opens officially next spring, is the centerpiece of Columbia University's 17-acre, $6.3 billion Manhattanville campus in New York. This campus's design and programming emphasize the university's connection to the surrounding neighborhood. Image: BD+C
Transparency to the surrounding community played a big role in the campus’s design.
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According to advocates, communities should consider increased resiliency.
“Although coworking space makes up less than one percent of the world’s office space, it represents an important work...
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Residents are beginning to question if the tower, which exists in a major earthquake fault zone, is safe.
Lumiere Developments says the building will generate enough energy to offer residents ‘Free Energy For Life.’
People in the construction business are finding all sorts of great applications for drones, including the inspection...
Designers for the project initially thought patching and repairs would be sufficient for the 35-year-old, 17,000 squa...
Commercial and residential structures are both included in the total.
The 2016 list bears a strong resemblance to the 2015 list.