360° cameras could surpass stationary laser scanners as the tool of choice to document construction, according to a new report that polls more than 250 AEC firms and service providers. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | September 20, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

More firms are adding scanning and photography to their services.

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JLL's latest report on office fit out costs provides breakdowns along several line items for 59 markets. Image: JLL

Market Data | September 21, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

This year’s analysis draws from 2,800 projects.

Metals | September 21, 2018 | Star Building Systems |

Church expansion project combines unconventional aesthetic design with high-performance building envelope components....

Codes and Standards | September 21, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Includes mandatory rest breaks, heat-exposure monitoring, record-keeping injury requirement.

Market Data | September 21, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The AIA Consensus Construction Forecast is projecting 4.7% growth in nonresidential construction spending in 2018....

The main entry to Mulligan School

The main entry to Mulligan School on Sheffield Avenue has a gray limestone surround with foliate ornament and a tall pediment set on pilasters. The iron fence was reclaimed from remnant pieces after the fire and remade from scratch to match the original.

Multifamily Housing | September 21, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

A project team soldiers on in the wake of a nightmarish turn of events.

360° cameras could surpass stationary laser scanners as the tool of choice to document construction, according to a new report that polls more than 250 AEC firms and service providers. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | September 20, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

More firms are adding scanning and photography to their services.

WIlmington, NC
Codes and Standards | September 20, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Policies may have undermined ability to make coastal regions more resilient.

Boys & Girls Club Center for Teen Excellence

Courtesy KAI Design & Build

Education Facility | September 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Arcturius is the Architect for the project.

noma 2.0 at night

Image by Rasmus Hjortshoj.

Retail Centers | September 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The restaurant comprises 11 spaces, each with their own unique function.

Multifamily market trends 2018: What the experts are saying

“The supply of condos out there is high end and much larger in size,” said Tom Weeks, Executive General Manager for Development, Lendlease. Photo: Pixabay

  

Multifamily Housing | September 19, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The growth of keyless entry solutions and demand for oversized units are among the trends and ideas shared at Marcus...

Parking structure
Architects | September 19, 2018 | Abundance: The Paladino Blog | Deborah Hanamura

There are two shifts that we are seeing in parking lot planning and design – and these shifts are rooted in parking’s...

Atlanta at night
Market Data | September 19, 2018 | AIA

Southern region, multifamily residential sector lead growth.

Codes and Standards | September 19, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Would spur more energy conservation in buildings and cut carbon emissions.

412 W 15

Photo: David Sundberg

Office Building Design | September 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

CetraRuddy designed the office building.

Products and Services | September 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

These products brought a unique element and provided solutions to these six projects.

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

Industry-first document to facilitate lean tools without need to sign multi-party IPD agreement.

Market Data | September 18, 2018 | Altus Group

International trade uncertainty, widespread construction skills shortage creating perfect storm for escalating projec...

Sustainability | September 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company is teaming with SCS Global Services and World Wildlife Fund to develop the Greener Stores framework.

14th@Irving is being designed and constructed to serve New York's burgeoning innovation economy, with systems that can be adapted for future tenants. Image: Davis Brody Bond

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

Groundbreaking for the 20-story 14th@Irving is scheduled for early next year.

Comcast Studio Xfinity

For Comcast Studio Xfinity's new flagship in Washington, D.C., Gensler created an engaging experiential brand program that informed the store's interior design and created a warm, social, and inviting environment. Image © Chris Leonard.

Retail Centers | September 17, 2018 | GenslerOn | Ryan Cavanaugh

One way to solve for the future is to disrupt the expected.

Close up of a circadian curtainwall

HOK’s Circadian Curtain Wall concept employs curved, bubbled glass to maximize daylight, minimize solar heat gain, and provide external shading. Courtesy HOK

Great Solutions | September 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Catering to our natural circadian rhythm is a task designers are taking to heart.

Metals | September 17, 2018 | GKD USA, Inc. | GKD

Architects aimed to create a dialogue between museum visitors and urban onlookers.

Market Data | September 17, 2018 | ABC

Backlog is up 12.2% from the first quarter and 14% compared to the same time last year.

Taylor Made Canadian HQ

Courtesy Ware Malcomb

Office Building Design | September 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

ZZen Design Build was the general contractor for the project.

Codes and Standards | September 14, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contirbuting Editor

Deadline is Jan. 3, 2019.

The Park at dusk

Photo: Timothy Hursley

Mixed-Use | September 14, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Eskew+Dumez+Ripple designed the structure.

We’ve entered the golden age of brain science, but what does it means for AEC firms?

Photo: Pixabay

   

Architects | September 14, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director 

New research from the SMPS Foundation explores the known principles and most recent research surrounding the human br...

Sponsored webinar: Benefits of traceable construction
AEC Tech | September 14, 2018 | FARO Technologies

In this free 60-minute webinar, Keith Alcorn of FARO Technologies will talk about the concept of traceable constructi...

Codes and Standards | September 13, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Influential body will vote in October on new provisions to allow 18-story wood-framed structures.

Prefabrication and modularization are two construction techniques that are likely to attract investment in the coming years, according to a new McKinsey & Co. report. Image: Pixabay

Building Technology | September 13, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

McKinsey & Co. sees systems integration and talent acquisition as key investment drivers.

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