The main-event stage at The International

The main-event stage at The International, an annual Dota 2 eSports championship tournament, held at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Wikipedia.

Events Facilities | January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

More than 380 million fans take in professional video gaming events each year, but most do so without leaving home. Dedicated eSports arenas could change all that.

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The Living Building at Georgia Tech is on track to become the first Living Building Challenge 3.1-certified facility of its size and function in the Southeast. Image: The Miller Hull Partnership, in collaboration with Lord Aeck Sargent

Sustainability | December 07, 2017 | Constructive Thinking Blog | Stacy Smedley

Sustainability, it’s a trendy term. The problem, however, is that it’s being used in so many different ways that peop...

Avenida Lakewood

Rendering courtesy KTGY Architecture + Planning

Multifamily Housing | December 07, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KTGY Architecture + Planning designed the new Avenida Lakewood just six miles from downtown Denver.

K-12 Schools | December 06, 2017 | LPA Blog | Craig Drone

A step-by-step process finds better answers, saves money, and produces measurable results.

Codes and Standards | December 06, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Better hazard mapping and retrofit programs could help.

A clubhouse with indoor swimming pool and numerous meeting and entertainment spaces will be available to visitors of The Camps at Coos Bay Lagoon in Oregon. Image: RA Architecture + Design

Sports and Recreational Facilities | December 06, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The complex will include 180 campsites and a year-round clubhouse. 

East Austin District

Rendering courtesy of BIG

Sports and Recreational Facilities | December 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

BIG is working in partnership with STG Design and Austin Sports & Entertainment on the project.

Market Data | December 05, 2017 | BuildCentral

Largest active projects are by Sutter Health, New York Presbyterian, and Scripps Health.

Urban Planning | December 05, 2017 | NBBJ’s nbbX blog | Kathryn Firth, Urban Design Director, NBBJ

Rather than focus on urban “densification" perhaps we should consider urban “intensification.”

Codes and Standards | December 05, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Center for Construction Research and Training gives advice on new regulation.

Hedrick Hall East Lounge

Photo Credit: John Ellis

University Buildings | December 05, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Johnson Favaro designed the space.

Stantec has six “sports district” projects in the works, including a proposal to convert a parking lot near Coors Field in Denver into a mixed-use complex on three acres. Image: Stantec

Urban Planning | December 04, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

In downtown Minneapolis, the city’s decision about where to build the new U.S. Bank Stadium coincided with an adjacen...

Urban Planning | December 04, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Kirill Pivovarov

Thoughtful design, architecture, and planning can accelerate and even create an urban renaissance.

Codes and Standards | December 04, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Developers would lose up to 20% discounts on some redevelopment projects.

Architects to Congress: ‘You're making a terrible mistake’
Architects | December 04, 2017 | AIA

House and Senate gut historic building credits and penalize architecture firms.

Howard L. Hawks Hall

Howard L. Hawks Hall opened in August 2017 and is the new home for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Business.

University Buildings | December 04, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Numerous storytelling spaces and displays are located throughout the building.

Photos: Karl Connolly Photography

Reconstruction Awards | December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

In restoring the theater, the design team employed what it calls a “rescued ruin” preservation approach.

Photo: David Wakely

Reconstruction Awards | December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

This project involved the renovation and restoration of the 57,000-sf hall, and the construction of a 4,200-sf additi...

Courtesy: RXR Realty.

Reconstruction Awards | December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

To make way for new ground-floor retail and a more dramatic entrance and lobby, the team removed four columns at the...

District Winery, one of DC’s latest waterfront amenities

District Winery, one of DC’s latest waterfront amenities. Image © Prakash Patel

Architects | December 01, 2017 | GenslerOn | Brenden Jackson

The nature of waterfront redevelopment has been evolutionary, in the truest sense of the word.

Photo: Justin Clemmons

Office Building Design | December 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

lauckgroup designed the new headquarters space.

November 30, 2017 | Steven Burns |

There are techniques you can use with your invoices that both highlight your firm’s value and make the process more c...

Reconstruction Awards | November 30, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Provo City Center Temple, the Union Trust Building, and the General Motors Factory One are just a few of the projects...

Biltmore Estates in Ashville
Codes and Standards | November 30, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Focus is on layout and look of new buildings rather than use.

Healthcare Facilities | November 30, 2017 | Curtis Skolnick, Managing Director

How to design and build what’s needed to meet organizational goals and strategies.

Exterior rendering of Stadium Drive Residence Halls

Rendering courtesy Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Modus Studios, Mackey Mitchell

Wood | November 30, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Modus Studio, Mackey Mitchell Architects, and OLIN collaborated on the design.

BIM and Information Technology | November 30, 2017 | Ross Ufberg |

New York’s Tappan Zee Bridge first opened to traffic in 1955.

The Log, a historic deep-energy retrofit with a 15kW PV system

The Log, a historic deep-energy retrofit with a 15kW PV system. The enhanced building envelope yielded a measured annual energy consumption 50% less than the national average for restaurants. Ethan Drinker Photography

Reconstruction Awards | November 29, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The project team conducted surveys of students, faculty, and staff to get their input.

Exterior of Punch Bowl Social Stapleton
Adaptive Reuse | November 29, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The concept’s design reflects the golden age of flight.

The 2,300-sf penthouse in The Sanctuary

The 2,300-sf penthouse in The Sanctuary sold for $1.5 million. The owner has exclusive access to an 85-foot-tall bell tower, the highest private view in D.C.

Reconstruction Awards | November 29, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The windows became The Sanctuary’s chief sales edge.

Codes and Standards | November 29, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

City revised building codes after Superstorm Sandy, but many owners not required to upgrade.

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