Construction technology is catnip for investors

Photo: Uptake Technologies

  

Building Technology | July 17, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

JLL, in a new report that tracks this trend, cites three areas where startups are most active.

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The ICA at VCU

Photo: Iwan Baan

Art Galleries | April 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Steven Holl Architects designed the building.

Moisture Control/Building Envelope | April 23, 2018 | Georgia-Pacific Gypsum

Complex student housing project features minimal space to work and 600 exterior windows

Open floor plans that encourage collaboration are becoming “best practices” for office designers. Image: Ted Moudis Associates

Office Building Design | April 23, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The latest report by Ted Moudis Associates also finds more space being allocated for amenities and wellness.

Contractors | April 20, 2018 | AGC of America

California and West Virginia have biggest job gains for the year, North Dakota has largest decline; Texas and Alaska...

Healthcare Facilities | April 20, 2018 | HMC Architects Blog | Steve Wilson, DBIA and Petya Kisyova, AIA, LEED BD+C

Released in February 2016, the latest standards of the United States Pharmacopeia’s Chapter 800 Pharmaceutical Compou...

Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois
Sports and Recreational Facilities | April 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renovations took place between October 2017 and April 2018.

Rendering of the updated Pioneer Hall

Courtesy KWK Architects

University Buildings | April 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The original building was no longer functional for modern day purposes.

The Johnnie Walker Striding Man statue

Photo: Shelby Soblick

Retail Centers | April 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The store will be a permanent fixture in the airport’s North Terminal.

The shared amenity space at the Tata Innovation Center at Cornell Tech

The shared amenity space at the Tata Innovation Center at Cornell Tech. Image © Max Touhey

Office Building Design | April 19, 2018 | GenslerOn | Tom Vecchione And Erin Saven

Here are five ways that amenities can help developers and building owners attract and secure tenants by appealing to...

Wind farm in Germany
Codes and Standards | April 19, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Offers greater flexibility around project fuel types and offsetting renewables.

View from Wilson Field in Ryan Fieldhouse

Photo: ©Steinkamp Photography. Courtesy of Perkins+Will.

Sports and Recreational Facilities | April 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Perkins+Will designed the facility.

Advanced learning school in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Advanced Learning School in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, designed by Perkins Eastman.

Architects | April 19, 2018 | Perkins Eastman

Combined practice will create expanded capabilities for K-12, higher education projects in California.

MAA, Greystar the nation’s largest apartment owner, developer

Photo: Pixabay

Multifamily Housing | April 18, 2018 | National Multifamily Housing Council

With 5,651 apartment units started in 2017, Charleston, S.C.-based Greystar Real Estate Partners was the most active...

Moisture damage around the bathroom exhaust fan from reverse air flow through the exterior wall cap

April 18, 2018 | Donald B. Snell, PE, CMC |
Sustainability | April 18, 2018 | Stantec Blog | Heather Greene

The future office strives to be better, focus more on the people who inhabit it, and contribute to the success of the...

Codes and Standards | April 18, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Precursor to revised Green Globes Assessment Protocol for Commercial Buildings.

University of Hawaii Administration & Allied Health Building

Perkins+Will’s LA Studio designed the building

University Buildings | April 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Perkins+Will’s LA Studio designed the building.

U.S. steel and aluminum mills could get a market-share boost from import tariffs. But the industry can't say for certain yet which products or producers will ultimately be subject to those duties. Image: Pixabay

Legislation | April 18, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Are import quotas and a “Buy American” infrastructure mandate in the cards?

Codes and Standards | April 17, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Accused of falsely claiming veteran- and minority-owned business status.

Viega ProPress approved for specialty gas lines

Viega ProPress approved for specialty gas lines.

Plumbing | April 17, 2018 | Viega

Don Haught and his team at Valley Plumbing have been using Viega since the early 2000s. He said the products are quic...

Planned Tribune Tower skyscraper next to Trump tower

Rendering courtesy Golub & Co. and CIM Group

High-rise Construction | April 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The tower would be the second tallest in the city.

The 143,400-sf Halcyon Hotel in Denver was completed by gkkworks and Mortenson Construction via a design-build format. Cannon Design, with which gkkworks has merged, has been moving in that direction, too.  Image: gkkworks.

Architects | April 17, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The combined firm reinforces its presence in the western U.S.

Best in library design 2018: Six projects earn AIA/ALA library awards

Laurel Branch Library, Largo, Md., designed by Grimm + Parker Architects. Photo: Sam Kittner via AIA

Cultural Facilities | April 16, 2018 | AIA

Austin Central Library and the Tulsa City-County Central Library are among the top projects for 2018. 

The Frick Environmental Center

The Frick Environmental Center. Architect: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Education Facility | April 16, 2018 | AIA

Recipients’ designs enhance student learning experiences.

Power lines
Codes and Standards | April 16, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

An NFPA report found that code adoption is under heavier political scrutiny, leading to delays and decisions motivate...

Man with a VR headset on
Architects | April 16, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Technology has been and always will be perceived as a source for wonder and worry.

Sheppard Air Force Base's new Medical/Dental Clinic in Wichita Falls, Texas

Courtesy JE Dunn Construction

Healthcare Facilities | April 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is targeting LEED Silver certification.

The WoodWorks® Linear Veneered ceilings at the Miami Cancer Institute, Baptist Health South Florida, reinforce the connection to nature found in the surrounding landscape.
Ceilings | April 16, 2018 | Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions

Linear design serves as wayfinding tool for patients and families

Guests ski down the Audemars Piguet hotel des Horlogers

Courtesy of BIG

Hotel Facilities | April 13, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 75,000-sf hotel is currently under construction.

Virtual Reality | April 13, 2018 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | Yanel De Angel

There’s no question that, as opposed to a top-down process, an open process is best for an office like ours.

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