The main lobby of Hyatt Hotels’ 240,000-sf headquarters in Chicago, which has achieved WELL Silver certification. This open office space gives its occupants choices for noise and temperature levels. Gensler was the interior designer, Power Construction the GC. Courtesy International Well Building Institute.
Owners and developers are driving demand for wellness features and practices—active stairways, biophilia, enhanced air quality, etc.—as one more way draw tenants.read more
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Arquitectonica is designing the building.
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Includes new Contractor-Subcontractor Master Agreement.
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Ware Malcomb designed the project.
Total nonresidential spending stood at $767.1 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized rate in September.
Design will make bird collisions less likely.
The program began its first year with the fall 2018 semester.
Code improvements and voluntary programs could add momentum.
A business owner wanted his corporate headquarters to share the visual brand of his dealership.
Projects in several cities are in various stages of development.
Initiative would add 67 acres of public open space.
WeWork is designed to help children learn through introspection, exploration, and discovery.
The project was set to cost $13.3 billion.
Its report spans the globe for trends that are impacting virtually every type of building.
SkyRise Miami to offer some hair-raising attractions.
The report states that Dubai tops the list with total project values amounting to US$374.2bn.
Recommendations include addressing geotechnical issues like those faced by Millennium Tower.
MBH ARCHITECTURE is the architect for the project.
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These 6 products solved tricky problems on job sites.
Proposals now go to online voting; final outcome expected in December.
Despite the broader economic growth, fixed investment inched 0.3% lower in the third quarter.