Architects

Every building starts with a concept and a design. Architects are involved at every stage of the process, even after a design has been finalized, helping other building team members through the snares and missteps in the construction process.
In addition to achieving net-zero energy use and LEED-NC Platinum certification,
October 05, 2012 |

Working with A/E firm SmithGroupJJR, DPR converted a vacant 16,533-sf one-time “adult-themed bout...

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The Pomeroy Senior Apartments building, in Chicagos Bryn Mawr district. The ext
October 05, 2012 |

The entire interior of the building was renovated, from the first floor lobby and common areas, t...

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As the population ages, designers of commercial and multifamily applications are incorporating new solutions to meet those demands. Ergonomics can be an integral part of design, manufacturing, and use. Nowhere is this more critical than in bathroom design.

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A 1953 Allis-Chalmers bulldozer in the central atrium of the Walsh Training and
October 05, 2012 |

With its Building Team partners—architect Solomon Cordwell Buenz, structural engineer CS Associat...

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Formerly an open-air courtyard, the two-story grand lobby is now the centerpiece
October 05, 2012 |

The recent rehabilitation of 220 Water Street transforms it from a vacant manufacturing facility...

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After years of neglect, the Building Team returned the lobby of the former Hotel
October 05, 2012 |

In April 2010, the Building Team of Rule Joy Trammell + Rubio, Stanley D. Lindsey & Associate...

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A former movie house, the Allen Theatre was built in 1921 to seat more than 3,00
October 04, 2012 |

The $30 million project resulted in three new theatres in the existing 81,500-sf space and a 44,0...

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The Building Team preserved more than 65,000 glass blocks, which, if laid end to
October 04, 2012 |

Reconstruction centered on Building 91.1, a historic (1937) five-story former machine shop, with...

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Gallery forum at the Rice Fergus Miller Office & Studio, Bremerton, Wash. The Bu
October 04, 2012 |

Rice Fergus Miller bought a vacant and derelict Sears Auto and converted the 30,000 gsf space int...

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City Hall, as viewed through historic City Hall Park . Designed by architects Jo
October 04, 2012 |

New York's City Hall last received a major renovation nearly a century ago. Four years ago, a Bui...

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To date, $5.2 billion worth of live projects have used MySmartPlans, including m
October 04, 2012 | By Tom Klemens, PE, contributing editor

As building projects have grown in scope and complexity, so, too, has the task of document manage...

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HMC volunteers install planters in a vertical garden wall at the Second Harvest
October 04, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

HMC employees give back to their communities through toy drives and fundraising efforts like CANs...

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Four HMC professionals who were recently promoted to Associate talk about their
October 04, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Architecture firm take a multifaceted approach to professional development.

A Cal Poly Pomona student helps children at Santa Monicas McKinley Elementary S
October 04, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Founded in 2009 with an initial endowment of $1.9 million, HMC’s nonprofit Designing Futures Foun...

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October 04, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Report outlines fluctuation in construction spending; predicts continued movement toward recovery...

October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

LEED v4 drafts and the public comment tool are now available on the newly re-launched, re-envisio...

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The Colorado Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Fort Lupton Readiness
October 02, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Defense spending may be down somewhat, but there’s still plenty of project dollars out there if y...

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Building Teams should help owners explore the length of payback period versus be
October 02, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Lighting experts offer Building Team members critical information to consider before upgrading li...

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The Mirvish/Gehry design will create a new profile for the arts and entertainmen
October 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Reimagining of King Street Entertainment District supports Toronto’s cultural corridor.

The three-building, 205,000-sf campus was designed to consume 20% less energy th
October 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Building constructed with air sealing and insulation products from Dow Building Solutions.

Bernards broke ground on this facility earlier this year and completion is sched
October 02, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The new facility is a $15-million, 41,000-sf concrete structure which includes three stories of m...

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October 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tyco Integrated Security focused on delivering security solutions to commercial businesses.

October 01, 2012 |

The so-called new projects index was at a relatively healthy 57.2, up from 56.3 the previous mont...

The facility combines a specialized therapy room or vault to house the TomoThe
September 28, 2012 |

By using modular construction and strategic site design, RAD Medical Systems built the first radi...

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September 27, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

As PVs grow in popularity, nearly half of all installations require roof rack systems. Our expert...

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September 26, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Your firm is invited to contribute to this special issue, which will be distributed at Greenbuild...

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September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Reed Construction was contracted to complete the full third floor build-out which included the co...

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Plans include a rich mix of proposed uses, including over 15,000 residential uni
September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The “Lakeside Idea” is about bridging a brownfield industrial past to a green lifestyle future, f...

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The new, $3.8-million, 100,000-square-foot sports complex replaced and expanded
September 24, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The complex also includes a new, one-story, multi-purpose building that serves as the main entry...

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According to the study, new construction skylight activity has proven to be grea
September 21, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Significant volume is expected to return to the entry and interior door market as new constructio...

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