Ductless air source heat pump index results for Boston (likely-adopter index). Credit: Meister Consultant Group, Inc. 2017.
More and more, green project teams are relying on publicly available “external datasets” to prior...read more
The map includes easily accessible and detailed information on each of the nearly 34,000 historic buildings within the city’s 141 historic districts.
The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission launched a new, enhanced version of its inter...read more
The 1,823-foot Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, is the second-tallest building completed in 2017. Courtesy CTBUH
More than 140 skyscrapers were completed across the globe this year, including 15 supertall tower...
On two acres within Detroit’s North End, the Michigan Urban Farm Initiative grows 300 varieties of leafy vegetables that it distributes free to 2,000 families who live within two miles of the farm. Like many urban farms around the country, MUFI has spurred redevelopment in its surrounding communities. Photo: Michelle and Chris Gerard
Urban farms have been impacting cities’ agribusiness—and, on some cases, their redevelopment—for...read more
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the November ABI score was 55.0, up from a score of 51.7 in the previous month. Photo: Pixabay
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the November ABI score was 55.0, up from a sc...read more
There are many new tools and methods that are beginning to look more comprehensively to evaluate...read more
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The incline elevator is located in downtown Edmonton and was publicly funded.
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The C.F. Møller-designed prison’s architecture supports the inmates’ and staff’s mental and physi...read more
Julie Snow, FAIA, founded the firm in Minneapolis in 1995, and later was joined by partner Matt K...read more
In 1963 Polshek started his first architecture firm, James Stewart Polshek Architect.
House and Senate gut historic building credits and penalize architecture firms.
Renderings: Aston Martin Residences
The 391-unit Aston Martin Residences will feature seven penthouses and a duplex penthouse, all wi...read more
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Multifamily housing and senior living developments head the list of the hottest sectors heading i...read more
Visible from surrounding vertical neighborhood, Canoe Landing’s dynamic roof is a vital element. Embedded within the outer frame, the building’s elevator/stair core pierces through the roof to reveal a rooftop basketball court, encircled by a running track and outdoor yoga area. Renderings: ZAS Architects
The $65 million Canoe Landing Campus brings much needed social infrastructure to the 20,000 resid...read more
Anthem House is a new $100 million lifestyle community on a three-acre abandoned industrial site in the Locust Point section of Baltimore. Photo: Ray Cavicchio
These recently completed projects represent emerging trends and design innovations in the multifa...read more
Multidisciplinary student teams were challenged to redefine the traditional “hour city” radius, p...read more
The project team for The Six, led by architect Brooks + Scarpa, carved massive holes into three sides of the building to cross-ventilate the courtyard and adjacent community room on the second-floor podium level. “This provides light, air, and defensible space for tenants, while opening it up to the community,” says Lead Designer Lawrence Scarpa, FAIA. Photo: Tara Wujcik
The 52-unit development gives hope and dignity to homeless or disabled veterans and others in nee...
A new white paper published by Perkins Eastman examines why medical centers continue to be allegic to collaboration. The paper concludes that design that's not supported adequately by programming or orientation will be less effective. Image: Perkins Eastman
A new Perkins Eastman white paper finds limited employee interaction at NYU Winthrop Hospital, a...read more
Jacobs, Michael Baker Intl., and HDR top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest military...read more
Colorado State University's 121,600-sf Behavioral Sciences Building in Fort Collins is one of the many higher education projects that Bennett Wagner Grody has worked on. Image: BWG
Future mergers could be in the offing.
Jacobs, Stantec, and BRPH top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest industrial sector a...read more
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The program honors projects that highlight collaboration between design and construction teams to...read more
The Vancouver office of CBRE Group, Inc. Photo courtesy of Perkins + Will.
Gensler, Stantec, and HOK top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest green sector archit...read more
Ben Lilly, Mason & Hanger's new president, views domestic and international work as equally important to the firm's future prosperity. Image: Mason & Hanger
The firm expects to continue mining growth opportunities with its federal agency clients.
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Gensler, Jacobs, and Stantec top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest reconstruction s...read more
T-Mobile Arena. Photo: Courtesy Populous, Jeff Goldberg
Populous, HOK, and HKS top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest sports sector architec...read more
The headquarters of the Dairy Farmers of America is an example of a new breed of suburban corporate campuses that complement an emerging growth corridor—in this case, Kansas City, Kan.—that already included retail, restaurants, and residential. The 110,000-sf building was designed with an eye toward recruitment and retention. HOK was the design architect for the office; JE Dunn Construction built it. Photo: Michael Robinson.
Is the shift toward attracting younger workers too much or not enough?
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Gensler, Jacobs, and HOK top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest office sector archit...read more
A growing number of businesses are outsourcing their vital IT infrastructure to mega-co-location facilities like the newly built 550,000-sf, 62MW Aligned Energy Phoenix data center. The energy-efficient facility is designed to achieve an annualized power usage effectiveness (PUE) rating of 1.15. Courtesy of Aligned Energy.
Look for mission-critical construction to double in the next few years.