Beyond the corner store: Where retail health is headed

SmartExam, a virtual care platform by Portland, Oregon-based Bright.MD, attracts a significant number of patients under the age of 40 who do not have a primary care doctor and want a convenient experience.

Healthcare Facilities | May 24, 2019 | Lisa Feeley and Sarah Carter, Transwestern

New players are redefining what retail health might look like by embracing technologies including mobile apps, telehealth, and artificial intelligence.

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Retail Centers | April 02, 2019 | Stantec Blog | Jason Stephenson

We continually hear that “retail is dying,” but there are many foundational retail types essential to consumers—here’...

Natural wood plays wellness-focused role in SHoP Architects' latest project

National Veterans Resource Center. Rendering courtesy SHoP

Wood | April 02, 2019 | Think Wood

The National Veterans Resource Center, scheduled to be completed in 2020, will highlight warm natural wood in its con...

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Codes and Standards | April 02, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Counterintuitive finding makes value of wide open workspaces questionable.

The division between indoor and outdoor spaces continues to blur with demand to bring the indoors outside. Amenity spaces create communities with connectivity while providing solid return on investment. The finishes you choose are equally important both in terms of style and brand distinction. Explore the possibilities, because Space Matters.

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All images courtesy Chef's Table

Resort Design | April 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

dwp designed the restaurant.

Denning House exterior

Courtesy of Ennead Architects, ©2018 Tim Griffith. All rights reserved

University Buildings | April 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Ennead Architects designed the building.

Market Data | April 01, 2019 | ABC

Private nonresidential spending fell 0.5% for the month and is only up 0.1% on a year-over-year basis.

A star-shaped oculus is a focal point of Studio ORD's winning design proposal for O'Hare Airport's expansion. Image: Studio ORD

Airports | April 01, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Studio ORD, which includes Chicago-based Studio Gang, is chosen from five finalists.

Photo: Mark Hadden

Laboratories | April 01, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

C.F. Møller Architects designed the building.

March 29, 2019 | TAMLYN |

It’s important to educate — and upsell — builders on smaller detail pieces that have higher margins.

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Codes and Standards | March 29, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Pilot credit aims to reduce use of illegal wood in buildings.

Resiliency | March 29, 2019 | LS3P Foresight | Charles H. Boney, FAIA, LEED AP

Resilient design principles will be critical in preparing our communities for future storms, writes LS3P's Charles H....

Healthcare Facilities | March 29, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Francis Cauffman Architects (FCA) designed the adaptive reuse project.

March 28, 2019 | BD+C Staff

The theme for this year's ProConnects is "Partnerships."

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Codes and Standards | March 28, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Will pursue new projects being developed with mass timber.

Photo: Neil Alexander

University Buildings | March 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

StudioWTA designed the building.

Fusion arena interior

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | March 28, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Populous is designing the facility.

Shortage of skilled construction workers resulting in missed deadlines

Photo: Pixabay/JonKline

Codes and Standards | March 27, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Some 40% of contractors have turned down project offers.

Healthcare Facilities | March 27, 2019 | SmithGroup Perspectives blog | Andrew Brumbach

For many health systems, seeking ways to mitigate HAIs and protect their patients is a high priority.

Robie House Living Room

Robie House Living Room. Photo: James Caulfield

Reconstruction & Renovation | March 27, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The AIA designated the Robie House as one of the 10 most significant structures of the twentieth century.

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University Buildings | March 27, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Sundt Construction is building the project.

The use of horizontal wood panels warms up the exterior’s appearance and is complemented by the Wave Fixed ribbed panels supplied by metal manufacturer, McElroy Metal. Photo: Barnett Architecture and edited by designCraft

March 26, 2019 | Valspar

In 2014, designCraft’s office lacked an identity and resembled a blank canvas – a structure clad in faded gray vinyl...

Building Technology | March 26, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Blockchain isn’t just about exchanging Bitcoin. It could emerge as the next construction management and lifecycle ass...

Hartford at night

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Architects | March 26, 2019 | David Mlone, Associate Editor

It is the firm’s fourth office.

Embracing collaboration tools from outside the AEC industry

Source: VIATechnik

AEC Tech | March 26, 2019 | VIATechnik blog | Jesse Huynh, Studio Lead, VIATechnik

Let's take a look at the available technologies from outside AEC that are seeing greater adoption within the industry...

Bill and Melinda Computer Science building exterior

All Photos: Tim Griffith

University Buildings | March 26, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

LMN Architects designed the facility.

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Codes and Standards | March 25, 2019 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Provides in-depth, technical overview on how to design, review, and approve shipping containers as building elements....

Metals | March 25, 2019 | MBCI |

The new facility is expected to increase the number of jobs within the community.

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Building Tech | March 25, 2019 | Boingo: Where Connectivity Meets Community | Boingo

Four reasons property-wide wireless wins in the era of digital transformation

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Building Technology | March 25, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The simplest explanation of this technology is that blockchain is a digital distributed ledger of transactions or rec...

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Sustainability | March 25, 2019 | David Malone, Assocaite Editor

The building is part of the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh.

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