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Office Building Design | October 17, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Hollwich Kushner, with Gensler as design development architects, designed the building.

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May 01, 2005 | By Dave Barista, Assistant Managing Editor

Everyone in the room must have had a hearty chuckle when Erik Kocher first presented his idea for adapting the old sw...

July 01, 2009 |

During the past year, 60,950 design and construction professionals in the U.S. earned their green stripes by becoming...

June 01, 2002 | By Gordon Wright, Executive Editor

Faced with a difficult roof drainage challenge, the design team for the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC...

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May 01, 2006 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

Concrete always draws to the mind block upon block of boring, drab, grey conformity. Massive, squarish, sturdy grey w...

May 01, 2002 | By Morgan Luciana Danner, Production/Web Editor

In 1997, as the dot-com boom continued its madcap ride toward the heavens, computer giant Sun Microsystems Inc. antic...

May 01, 2006 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

At a time when many developers are fleeing the stagnant office market for more profitable sectors like multifamily re...

March 01, 2009 | Robert Cassidy, Editor-in-Chief

In 1987, a group of building experts from 15 countries, under the aegis of the Paris-based International Energy Agenc...

January 01, 2005 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

At first glance, the new 10-story apartment complex in Paris known as the Flower Tower looks like a giant display of...

May 01, 2003 | By Staff

The six expert judges and five editors evaluating this year's Building Team Project of the Year Awards poured over do...

October 01, 2005 | Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

The mandate from the newly formed Metropolitan Capital Bank to OWP/P, Chicago, looked fairly straightforward: convert...

December 01, 2002 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

Imagine yourself joining a typical campus tour at Case Western Reserve University sometime soon. The sky is a dull st...

November 01, 2004 | Staff

On a bank of the Missouri River in Omaha, Neb., an aspiring LEED Gold candidate houses offices that serve 13 states i...

October 01, 2007 | Jay W. Schneider, Senior Editor

On November 7-9, when Chicago hosts the Greenbuild 2007 International Conference and Expo, an estimated 18,000 attend...

June 01, 2006 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

When officials at the U.S. General Services Administration first presented the program requirements for the new feder...

December 01, 2004 | By Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

More than a hundred years ago, when the ribbon was cut on North America's first subway line, in Boston (1897), and se...

April 01, 2004 | By Gordon Wright, Executive Editor, and Larry Flynn, Senior Editor

A dynamic entertainment market is prompting changes in the traditional approaches to the design and construction of p...

May 01, 2005 | Staff

Imagine being commissioned to create a laboratory in which the testing conditions are so sensitive the light from a s...

August 14, 2009 |

A Dan Huntington, SE, PE, LEED AP Associate Principal KJWW Engineering Consultants Rock Island, Ill. B Corey Wieseman...

May 01, 2003 | By Mindi Zissman, Products Editor

The design and construction team for the Capitol Area East End Complex, Block 225, in Sacramento, faced tightened req...

July 01, 2007 | Jim Haughey, Director, Research and Analytics, Reed Construction Data

Construction spending for higher education work began growing again last summer after a year-long stall and is now 13...

October 01, 2007 | Dave Barista, Managing Editor

When the Chicago Transit Authority put the finishing touches on its sparkling new, 12-story headquarters in late 2004...

October 01, 2006 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

Concrete is one of most durable manmade materials, but even this old industry workhorse has its weaknesses. Exposure...

November 01, 2000 | By Dave Barista, Associate Editor

When patrons walk through the doors of the new Baptist Memorial Hospital in Collierville, Tenn., they may think they'...

January 19, 2009 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

On the lookout for ever more energy-efficient building envelope solutions, a growing number of Building Teams are tur...

December 01, 2007 | By Jeff Yoders, Associate Editor

As the home of the University of Georgia and several other colleges and universities, the city of Athens, Ga., has al...

September 01, 2009 |

At 121 years, Hawthorne School is the oldest elementary school building in the Elmhurst, Ill., school district and a...

May 01, 2009 | By Dave Barista, Managing Editor

For all the attention green buildings get these days, many fall woefully short of expectations when it comes to acous...

July 01, 2002 | Dave Barista

For Thomas Ventulett, winning the 2002 AIA Architecture Firm Award is the fruit of more than 35 years of labor. Most...

July 01, 2008 |

Multifamily housing starts are 6% above a year ago, but job site construction spending is down 15%. This discrepancy...

December 01, 2005 | Staff

In what U.S. Green Building Council president and CEO Rick Fedrizzi called a "huge refinement" to the LEED rating pro...

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