La Carreta pavilion

La Carreta pavilion, on the Monterrey, Mexico, campus of Tecnológico de Monterrey. Photo: Paco Alvarez, The Raws

Game Changers | January 12, 2018 | John Caulfied, Senior Editor

Sasaki designs interchangeable spaces to support a major educational shift at Mexico’s largest university system.

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Architects | January 27, 2017 | AIA

Lawrence Scarpa, FAIA and the Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship receive the 2017 Collaborative Acievement Awar...

Building Technology | January 27, 2017 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Cecilia Gunning

In the future, we envision that the smart technology in our phones will be embedded in the items we wear and the obje...

​Rendering courtesy of R8 Properties.

Sustainability | January 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Over it’s 60-year lifespan, the power generated form the project would cover the energy cost of construction, product...

Silverstein Properties original two-tower design. Rendering courtesy of Oppenheim Architecture + Design.

High-rise Construction | January 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company has gone from a two-tower design, to a supertall, and now, supposedly, back to a two-tower design.

Sports and Recreational Facilities | January 26, 2017 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Jennifer Williams

Human performance facilities are emerging as a new way for people to attend to their overall wellness.

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High-rise Construction | January 26, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Equipped with hanging gardens and a panoramic viewpoint for its top tier, Jardins de l’Arche Tower will rise in Paris...

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Architects | January 26, 2017 | AIA

The award honors significant contributions to public architecture.

Rendering courtesy of Circa.

Mixed-Use | January 26, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

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

Projects | January 25, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Both parties are talking about $1 trillion in spending over the next decade. How projects will be funded, though, rem...

Rendering of First Community Village showcases the positioning of the fitness center and spa near the front of the community. Rendering courtesy of three: living architecture.

Senior Living Design | January 25, 2017 | three: living architecture

The evolution of attracting Baby Boomers versus the Silent Generation.

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Codes and Standards | January 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

EUI could push sustainability through market-driven approach.

Rendering courtesy of Johnson Nathan Strohe.

Hotel Facilities | January 25, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 1883 Denver Hose Company No.1 building will be fully restored as part of the project.

January 24, 2017 | Exclusive BD+C Interviews
Building Design+Construction's inaugural Accelerate Live!

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


Building Technology | January 24, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Cazza Construction Technologies is building a crane that it claims can layer more than 2,000 sf of concrete per day....

Retail Centers | January 24, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Bret Wiggins

CallisonRTKL's Bret Wiggins discusses how to design the retail environment in a way that taps into the shopper psyche...

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Architects | January 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renderings are meant to show the potential of the site located in the heart of the Chicago Loop.

Rendering courtesy of Vincent Callebaut Architectures

Sustainability | January 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

At the heart of Vincent Callebaut Architectures’ eco-neighborhood will be three 100-meter-tall Vertical Forests.

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

The new law would require those who work on 10-story-plus buildings to go through an apprenticeship program.

Designer: Leslie Lamarre, CKD, CID, TRG Architecture + Interior Design. Photo: Bernard Andre

Designers | January 23, 2017 |

Among the NKBA’s top 2017 bathroom trends are ceramic tile flooring, an increase in white fixtures, and more water-sa...

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

The company has worked on some major projects, including Hartsfield Airport.

Architects | January 23, 2017 | GS&P Dialogue | Phillip Petty

A branded environment has the potential to create a long-lasting impression for your intended audiences.

Designer: Nar Bustamante, Nar Fine Carpentry. Photo: Fred Donham.

Designers | January 23, 2017 | BD+C Staff and NKBA

Among the NKBA’s top 2017 kitchen trends are two-toned colored kitchens, an increase in technology, and interior barn...

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High-rise Construction | January 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

This marks the third consecutive record-breaking year for building completions over 200 meters.

January 20, 2017 | Powered by Firestone Building Products

Polyiso insulation continues to lead the way among roofing insulation materials for its higher thermal performance...

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Codes and Standards | January 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

USGBC's new Public Policy Library includes tax and energy benchmarking policies.

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High-rise Construction | January 20, 2017 | CTBUH

Woodscrapers, the automobile industry's expansion into the tall building development business, and Nairobi's climb to...

The new Whitney Museum of American Art. Photo: Shinya Suzuki, flickr Creative Commons

Museums | January 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Many contemporary museum designs are beginning to utilize the exterior wall space to display art that can help attrac...

Sustainability | January 19, 2017 | HDR Insights | Jennifer Bienemann, Environmental Engineer, HDR

To help one of the most complex cities in the world develop an actionable strategy to meet visionary GHG reduction go...

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Game Changers | January 19, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

GTRI recently got the OK from the Georgia Department of Transportation to test embedded PZ material supplied by Tenca...

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