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High-rise Construction | May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Chicago-based firm won a design competition to design the complex located in Wuhan, China.

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Architects | May 26, 2017 | Sasaki Ideas |

Parks departments and designers find new approaches to ameliorate homelessness.

One of BIG's latest resilent design projects is The Big U, envisioned as a continuous protection around lower Manhattan in New York. Image: Courtesy of BIG

Architects | May 26, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Kai-Uwe Bergmann, the firm’s head of global business development, says engineering and urban planning are key opportu...

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Codes and Standards | May 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Uber and Lyft make it easier for urban dwellers to live without owning cars.

An 8-million-pound retractable shell is one of the signature design and engineering features of The Shed, a 200,000-sf cultural facility that is part of the ongoing redevelopment of New York's west side. Image: BD+C

Cultural Facilities | May 25, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The facility, designed for maximum programming flexibility, includes a massive movable shell. 

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Museums | May 25, 2017 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Kristina von Tish

Many museum staff are resistant to the idea of open offices.

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Codes and Standards | May 25, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

More than 1,000 proven solutions are now available on DOE web site.

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Industry Research | May 25, 2017 | ABC

Ohio schools built under government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs) cost 13.12 percent more than schools tha...

Multifamily Housing | May 25, 2017 |

The building will be within walking distance to the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters.

May 24, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Daniel Davis offers a glimpse into the world at WeWork, and how his team is rethinking workplace design with the help of...
May 24, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
Sean Parham shares how Aditazz is shaking up the traditional design and construction approaches by applying lessons from...
Roofing | May 24, 2017 | Duro-Last

Breault Roofing created a way to make the installation process more efficient by requesting mostly tabless sheets and...

May 24, 2017 | Accelerate Live!
In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! (May 11, 2017, Chicago), Nathan Miller presents his vision of a data-d...
Big Data | May 24, 2017 | Nathan Miller |

All too often, the narrative of what it takes to be ‘data-driven’ focuses on methods for collecting, synthesizing, an...

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Market Data | May 24, 2017 | AIA

All regions report positive business conditions.

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Market Data | May 24, 2017 | Lodging Econometrics

3 franchise companies comprise 65% of all rooms in the Total Pipeline.

Mixed-Use | May 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 36,000-sm project will cover a city block and include a residential tower.

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Industry Research | May 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Office buildings dominate the list, but a residential community climbed as high as number two on the list.

AEC Tech | May 23, 2017 | GenslerOn | William Ringer

As AI proves safe, big business will want to reduce overhead.

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Mixed-Use | May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Pickard Chilton Architects will design the 600,000-sf 110 10th Street.

Rendering courtesy of Goettsch Partners.

High-rise Construction | May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Chicago-based firm won a design competition to design the complex located in Wuhan, China.

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Architects | May 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The installation will showcase 200 years worth of unrealized Big Apple projects via original drawings, renderings, ne...

Metals | May 22, 2017 | Allen Hurtz |

In many metal building applications, straight columns may have more steel than they need.

Education Facility | May 22, 2017 | LPA Blog | Andrew Wickham

Recently, in educational design, we have seen a trend toward more flexible learning spaces.

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Codes and Standards | May 22, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New permits tripled from year-ago period.

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Codes and Standards | May 22, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

AGC says a shortage of qualified workers is limiting the economy from adding more jobs.

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Multifamily Housing | May 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The buildings are on an elevated platform and the surrounding walkways are suspended so as not to disturb the surroun...

Gensler’s Sleep Set 2016 concept. Image © Gensler.

Hotel Facilities | May 19, 2017 | GenslerOn | Nicola Law

There’s a shift from accommodating to specific market niches towards places that can adapt to changing moods and acti...

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Codes and Standards | May 19, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Suddenly appearing caverns cause deaths, evacuations, interruption of utility services.

One Ala Moana, in Honolulu, was originally designed to be constructed above the parking garage, but the developer went bankrupt in the recession. When the project was brought back to life, Solomon Cordwell Buenz (architect) and Magnusson Klemencic Associates (SE) came up with a new scheme that added valuable space to the tower. Photo: Mariko Reed/SCB.

Multifamily Housing | May 19, 2017 | Mike Plotnick, Contributing Editor

How designers figured out a way to nestle an 18-story condo tower on top of an existing parking structure in Hawaii....

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | May 19, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Rams and Chargers won’t be able to move in until the 2020 season.

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