Rendering courtesy C.F. Møller

Multifamily Housing | May 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

C.F. Møller’s design was selected as the winner of a competition organized by Riksbyggen in Västerås.

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Building Team | March 06, 2017 | Hinge Blog | Karl Feldman

Don’t believe it? You’d better take a look at the research.

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Performing Arts Centers | March 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hall hosted its debut concert on Saturday, March 4 with a performance by the Boulez Ensemble.

Photo courtesy of Azinsanaat Espadana, Wikimedia Commons

Codes and Standards | March 03, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The new sstandard combines guidelines for conventional tensile membrane structures with frame-covered membrane struct...

Healthcare Facilities | March 03, 2017 | Scott Nolin, Senior Director of Project Management

Successfully developing a complete and well thought out Total Project Budget is perhaps the most important task you’l...

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Building Materials | March 03, 2017 | Perkins+Will

Antimicrobial products contain ingredients that may have adverse environmental or human health impacts.

Rendering courtesy of SHoP Architects Bedrock Detroit

High-rise Construction | March 03, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SHoP Architects and Hamilton Anderson Associates will design the 52-story building.

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Office Building Design | March 02, 2017 | Perkins Eastman + Three H

This paper is the first in a planned three-part series of studies on the evolution of diverse office environments and...

Photo courtesy of Bill Timmerman.

Wood | March 02, 2017 | WoodWorks + BD+C Staff

Winners were selected in categories such as wood school design, commercial wood design, wood in government buildings,...

Rendering courtesy of Decibel Architecture

Cultural Facilities | March 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will act as a symbol of growth and prosperity for the city of Hanoi.

The Freedom Center in South Huntsville, Ala., is an office complex that is seen as part of the revitalization of that part of the city. Torch Technologies, the building's anchor tenant, spearheaded the redevelopment. Image: J. Hanshaw Photography

Office Building Design | March 02, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The newly opened Freedom Center, near Redstone Arsenal, includes a 10,000-sf conference center.

Building Team | March 01, 2017 | GWWO Blog | Alan Reed

Intuitive wayfinding is much like navigating via waypoints—moving from point to point to point.

Architects | March 01, 2017 | The Pritzker Architecture Prize

2017 marks the first time that three architects together are honored with the prize.

Rendering courtesy of Steelblue.

Mixed-Use | March 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The ground-up development will feature 255 hotel rooms and 69 residential units.

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Codes and Standards | March 01, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The regulation governs compliance with effluent limits.

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Multifamily Housing | February 28, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

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Codes and Standards | February 28, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Washington, D.C., and Annapolis, Md., could flood every three days by 2045.

Sustainability | February 28, 2017 | PDR Blog | Stuart Harris

Organizations are starting to realize that there are benefits to addressing employee wellbeing.

Virtual Reality | February 28, 2017 | Mike Bennett, AIA, EDAC, LSSGB

What once was done with pen and paper (and for the last two decades with screens, keyboards, and a mouse) is now bein...

Market Data | February 28, 2017 | Leopardo Companies

The pace of growth was slower than in 2015, however.

601, an 11,500-sf multipurpose space within American Airlines Arena in Miami, is big enough to host three or four parties and events at once. Image: Courtesy The Heat Group

Sports and Recreational Facilities | February 27, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

601 offers variety and flexibility not found in the arena’s other food and entertainment locations.

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Architects | February 27, 2017 | AIA

The AIA Associates Award is given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding leaders and creative t...

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Codes and Standards | February 27, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

A new report shows 14% cost savings and a 7% increase in value when green standards are met.

Rendering courtesy of ODP Architects

Mixed-Use | February 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The tower will reach a height of 1,049 feet, the maximum height permitted by the FAA in Miami.

February 27, 2017 | Jeff Alexander |

These roofs can last for 40 to 70 years, can lower energy bills, and are recyclable at the end of their useful life....

A simulation at Grady Health's campus in Atlanta, where nurses, providers, and facility leadership could try out a Ponta overhead beam system under real-life care conditions. A white paper from Georgia Tech concludes that these beam systems are superior to other kinds of overhead boom systems for providing access to patients, gases, and equipment in critical care settings. Image: White paper titled “Comparison of Overhead Utility Systems for Intensive Care Rooms”

Healthcare Facilities | February 26, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

It concludes that a ceiling-mounted beam system is best suited to provide critical care settings with easier access t...

A rendering of the 42,500-sf, $29 million Innovation and Discovery Center at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pa., which broke ground last October. Kinsley Construction is the GC on the project, designed by Ellenzweig. Last year, spending on education construction spending rose nationally by 6.5% to $88.9 billion. And a new survey of preK-12 school districts and colleges finds strong construction and renovation activities underway this year. The Ursinus project should be completed in time for the fall 2018 semester. Image: Ellenzweig

School Construction | February 26, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Surveys of school districts and colleges, though, raise questions about financing for future projects.

 

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Codes and Standards | February 24, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New NIBS report says baseline information needs further development.

Healthcare Facilities | February 24, 2017 | LPA Blog | Marcus Thorne

Higher costs and low occupancy rates have forced healthcare facilities to rethink how healthcare is delivered in thei...

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Architects | February 24, 2017 | AIA

Young Architects are defined as professionals who have been licensed 10 years or fewer regardless of their age.

Rendering courtesy of Studio Gang

Office Building Design | February 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Solar Carve Tower advances Studio Gang’s ‘solar carving’ design strategy.

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