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Library | February 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Great Halls, an auditorium, a fabrication lab, and a roof garden will all be added to the Ludwig Mies van der Rohe building.

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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.

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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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Multifamily Housing | February 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building will offer 133 units across its 18 stories.

Sub-metering refers to monitoring systems added on specific equipment, systems, processes, or floors to determine where energy is being used. Tracking energy consumption through sub-metering is currently at a 40—60% ratio of clients who do and do not install sub-metering.

Engineers | February 24, 2017 | Davide Vettraino and Michael Morrissey, NV5

For owners of existing buildings, retrocommissioning creates a baseline to compare future building energy consumption...

Building Tech | February 23, 2017 | SmithGroupJJR's Perspectives blog | Stephen Conschafter

How can cities of the near future put an emphasis on equality while also reaping the abundant benefits of technologic...

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Market Data | February 23, 2017 | AIA

Despite minor slowdown in overall billings, commercial/ industrial and institutional sectors post strongest gains in...

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Airports | February 23, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is being hailed as the city’s most transformative since the construction of the Superdome.

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

The towers will vary in height and emerge from a shared retail podium.

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

The planned updated version will be customizable for any building type.

Nelson Stark saved time with modular construction.

Plumbing | February 22, 2017 | Viega

Nelson Stark selected Viega ProPress for the plumbing installation because the system is flameless and can be install...

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February 22, 2017 | Design Force | Ahmed Kurtom

Millennials are poised to dominate the U.S. workforce. 

K-12 Schools | February 22, 2017 | Perkins+Will’s Ideas + Buildings | John Poelker

Anderson-Livsey is a K-5 school located about 30 minutes East of Atlanta in Gwinnett County and has an enrollment of...

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Sports and Recreational Facilities | February 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Danish firm beat entries from Zaha Hadid Architects and Henning Larsen Architects for the project.

Mixed-Use | February 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Chicago Housing Authority selected the firm to develop mixed-income housing and retail space where the infamous h...

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Library | February 22, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Great Halls, an auditorium, a fabrication lab, and a roof garden will all be added to the Ludwig Mies van der Rohe bu...

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Codes and Standards | February 21, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Inspectors are edging toward retirement with no understudies in place.

Building Team | February 21, 2017 | Stantec Blog | Thanos Webb

Archaeologists continually unearth artifacts in our cities. It's time to showcase them.

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Industrial Facility | February 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project looks to provide an enhanced sense of place for tenant companies and community members.

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Mixed-Use | February 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Terra says the development will be the first newly built office building in central Coconut Grove in over 20 years....

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Building Owner | February 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The program has been introduced at Rockefeller Center and will be expanded throughout the company’s global portfolio...

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Hotel Facilities | February 20, 2017 | GenslerOn | Claire Richmond

Change is inevitable and it impacts on everything, not least on the way we design.

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Codes and Standards | February 20, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Seismic simulation, roof trusses, steel-to-steel and sheathing-to-steel connections are examined in the reports.

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Architects | February 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The starchitect will be teaching a course for MasterClass, an online education platform.

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Sustainability | February 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The architect behind China’s first vertical forest skyscraper has bigger plans for entire cities filled with vertical...

High-rise Construction | February 17, 2017 | CallisonRTKL blog | Eugene Park

As new technologies fuel the race to build higher, three primal drivers simultaneously enable progress and keep it in...

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Codes and Standards | February 17, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The second edition incorporates more recent IECC and ASHRAE standards.

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High-rise Construction | February 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A 190-meter atrium will rise the full height of the building between two twisting sections.

Hem Gupta founded Environmental Systems Design, a leading MEP engineering and consulting firm. Image: ESD

Engineers | February 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A 53-year career included engineering work on several of Chicago's iconic buildings.

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