Solar Array at Uh Maui College

Photo courtesy of University of Hawaii

Energy-Efficient Design | March 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is part of a partnership with Johnson Controls and Pacific Current that will also allow four UH community college campuses on Oahu to significantly reduce their fossil fuel consumption.

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Codes and Standards | February 05, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Voter initiative left many details undecided.

Interior of new timber office building

Courtesy Michael Green Architecture/Lotus Equity Group

Wood | February 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor + John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Michael Green Architecture is designing the building.

Contractors | February 02, 2018 | Associated General Contractors of America

Industry employment is most since August 2008 As unemployment rate falls sharply.

Codes and Standards | February 02, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

HOK report examines forces reshaping industry.

Reconstruction & Renovation | February 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The iconic stadium opened in 1923.

February 01, 2018 | Steven Burns |

Simple changes to your daily habits can help increase efficiency and profits.

Glass and Glazing | February 01, 2018 | Elizabeth Cotton |

Interior design possibilities with the latest interior glass products

Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.8% in December, brighter days ahead

Photo: Pixabay

Market Data | February 01, 2018 | Associated Builders and Contractors

“The tax cut will further bolster liquidity and confidence, which will ultimately translate into more construction st...

How to generate architecture leads

Illustration courtesy flickr


Architects | February 01, 2018 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman, Partner, Hinge

One of the first steps to increasing leads for your design firm is to acknowledge that all leads are not equal, write...

Healthcare Facilities | February 01, 2018 | Terry Doumkos, CBRE FUSION Program

Efficient supply chains enable companies to be more competitive in the marketplace.

Codes and Standards | January 31, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

In two years, the rest of the U.S. will follow suit.

Report: Spending spree on new buildings a risky venture for some U.S. universities

Photo: Pixabay

University Buildings | January 31, 2018 | Sightlines

Higher education institutions continue to add new buildings in spite of increased stress on facilities management bud...

4 ways multifamily developers can attract Baby Boomer, Millennial buyers

Photo: Pixabay

Multifamily Housing | January 31, 2018 | BD+C Staff

As Baby Boomers downsize and Millennials begin buying homes, multifamily developments in dynamic urban areas are meet...

Senior living design trends for 2018

Jewel tones, lush fabrics, and mixed metals highlights the interior design trends for 2018. Photo: studioSIX5

Senior Living Design | January 31, 2018 | studioSIX5

Public-facing fitness centers and “sense of place” design accents are among the emerging trends in senior living faci...

Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a 1.9 million square foot professional sports stadium in Atlanta, achieved LEED Platinum.

Green | January 31, 2018 | USGBC

Massachusetts tops the list for the second year; New York, Hawaii and Illinois showcase leadership in geographically...

Codes and Standards | January 31, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Engineered Wood Assn. offers free calculator and technical note.

Codes and Standards | January 31, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Skanska will integrate the technology into building facades.

“The ballooning costs of healthcare act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy,” said Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO.

“The ballooning costs of healthcare act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy,” said Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO. Photo: flickr creative commons

Healthcare Facilities | January 30, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The three mega companies—Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase—will pursue the formation of an independent c...

Amazon's Spheres

Photo courtesy of NBBJ

Green | January 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Spheres provide the most unique aspect of Amazon’s downtown Seattle headquarters.

AIA’s Kermit Baker: Five signs of an impending upturn in construction spending

The estimate of total losses in 2017 from major natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey are at $306 billion, which shattered the previous record of $215 billion. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. 

Industry Research | January 30, 2018 | Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, Chief Economist, AIA

Tax reform implications and rebuilding from natural disasters are among the reasons AIA’s Chief Economist is optimist...

AIA Consensus Forecast: 4.0% growth for nonresidential construction spending in 2018

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Market Data | January 30, 2018 | AIA

The commercial office and retail sectors will lead the way in 2018, with a strong bounce back for education and healt...

Photo: Aero Icarus, Wikimedia Commons

Library | January 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The plane was removed from its cliffside perch five days after the incident.

14 marketing resolutions AEC firms should make in 2018

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Architects | January 29, 2018 | circle S studio Blog | Tim Asimos, circle S studio

As we close out the first month of the New Year, AEC firms have made (and are still making) plans for where and how t...

Codes and Standards | January 29, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Publication is joint effort by ASHRAE, AIA, IES, and USGBC.

Pathfinder Kindergarten Center in Everett, Wash., by DLR Group
Education Facility | January 29, 2018 | DLR Group Insights Blog | Todd Ferking, AIA

The idea of a kindergarten-only school presents both challenges and opportunities in regards to the design.

Market Data | January 29, 2018 | ABC

The economy expanded at an annual rate of 2.6% during the fourth quarter of 2017.

thyssenkrupp tests self-driving robot for ‘last mile’ delivery of elevator parts

Measuring 33 inches wide, the delivery robots can travel on sidewalks and can carry payloads weighing up to 77 lbs. Photo courtesy thyssenkrupp

AEC Tech | January 29, 2018 | BD+C Staff

“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to the jobsite faster,”...

VT Carilion Biomedical Research Addition
Healthcare Facilities | January 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is a collaboration between Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech.

Fashion Show Mall, located on the Las Vegas Strip, is Nevada’s largest shopping center. Since opening in 1981, this three-level mall—with nearly 1.9 million sf of selling space and 250 stores—has gone through several expansions and anchor tenant changes. Image: CallisonRTKL

Retail Centers | January 26, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Superregional malls and open-air shopping centers have shown resilience in the face on online competition.

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