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April 05, 2018 | AIA

The purpose of the grant is to provide base funds for applied research projects that will advance...

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A man standing in front of the New York City skyline

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April 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Can studying humans at a behavioral level produce better buildings? Cognitive architecture expert...

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Inside 200 Clarendon Street tower in Boston

Inside Boston Properties’ 200 Clarendon Street tower in Boston, a 70-foot-long sculpture translates words from people’s text to corresponding colors that light up its pendants for 10 minutes. Sosolimited.

April 04, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
April 02, 2018 | AGC of America

Association officials urge federal, state and local officials to work quickly to put recently ena...

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Soho Warehouse is an adaptive reuse of a 100-year-old building in the Arts District of Los Angeles. The six-story renovation is one of several hospitality projects that have spurred the growth of Shawmut Design and Construction's L.A. office over the past three years. Image: Killefer, Flammang Architects

March 27, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A new division also taps the luxury homes market.

 

March 09, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The Lean Construction Institute, one of this year’s Movers+Shapers, has been sponsoring valuable...

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Balkrishna Doshi named 2018 Pritzker Laureate

“I owe this prestigious prize to my guru, Le Corbusier. His teachings led me to question identity and compelled me to discover new regionally adopted contemporary expression for a sustainable holistic habitat,” said Balkrishna Doshi, the 45th Pritzker Prize Laureate, and the first to hail from India. Photo courtesy VSF

March 07, 2018 | The Hyatt Foundation

Over the course of 70 years, Doshi was instrumental in shaping the discourse of architecture thro...

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The Los Alamos main gate

Anyone approaching Los Alamos during the war had to pass through at least two checkpoints. Courtesy of the Los Alamos National Laboratory Archives

March 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The exhibit will run through March 3, 2019.

March 06, 2018 | Skender

Envisioning a radically more efficient future for the building industry, Skender announces its ex...

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Katerra's sole factory, in Phoenix, produces wall panels, roof and floor trusses, cabinets, and countertops. The company, which recently raised $865 million in new venture capital financing, expects to have five more plants operating by year's end. Image: Katerra

March 04, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Investors flock to this vertically integrated startup, which automates its design and constructio...

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More than 150 AEC professionals attended the 2017 Women in Design+Construction conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., last November. Photo: BD+C

More than 150 AEC professionals attended the 2017 Women in Design+Construction conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., last November. Photo: BD+C

February 27, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

The 2018 event will take place November 7-9 at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa, Ra...

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February 27, 2018 | AIA

The American Institute of Architects has released its first-ever Small Firm Compensation Report....

The new museum plaza

Rendering courtesy Cooper Robertson.

February 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The goal of the project is to create closer and more robust connections between the Gateway Arch...

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The American Institute of Architects Creative Commons

February 23, 2018 | AIA

AIA Fellowship recognizes significant contributions to profession of architecture and society....

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February 15, 2018 | AIASF

AIA San Francisco (AIASF) and the Equity by Design Committee, launched the ...

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Office market vacancy rate at 10-year low

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February 13, 2018 | Transwestern

Cautious development and healthy absorption across major markets contributed to the decline in va...

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February 12, 2018 | AIA

The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City.  

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Courtesy Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture

February 09, 2018 | AIA

The Young Architects Award recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018...

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February 07, 2018 | M-Rad Architecture + Design

Matthew Rosenberg has identified 8 major inefficiencies in the architecture and design industry,...

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February 05, 2018 | Magnusson Klemencic Associates

MKA announces 2018 Senior Principal and Principal promotions as individuals continue to raise the...

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February 05, 2018 | Little

International architecture and design firm Little has appointed Carolyn Rickard-Brideau as its ne...

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February 02, 2018 | Associated General Contractors of America

Industry employment is most since August 2008 As unemployment rate falls sharply.

February 01, 2018 | Terry Doumkos, CBRE FUSION Program

Efficient supply chains enable companies to be more competitive in the marketplace.

AIA’s Kermit Baker: Five signs of an impending upturn in construction spending

The estimate of total losses in 2017 from major natural disasters like Hurricane Harvey are at $306 billion, which shattered the previous record of $215 billion. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. 

January 30, 2018 | Kermit Baker, Hon. AIA, Chief Economist, AIA

Tax reform implications and rebuilding from natural disasters are among the reasons AIA’s Chief E...

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AIA Consensus Forecast: 4.0% growth for nonresidential construction spending in 2018

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January 30, 2018 | AIA

The commercial office and retail sectors will lead the way in 2018, with a strong bounce back for...

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thyssenkrupp tests self-driving robot for ‘last mile’ delivery of elevator parts

Measuring 33 inches wide, the delivery robots can travel on sidewalks and can carry payloads weighing up to 77 lbs. Photo courtesy thyssenkrupp

January 29, 2018 | BD+C Staff

“With driverless delivery robots, we could fill a gap and get spare parts from our warehouses to...

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Photo: Architect of the Capitol

January 26, 2018 | AIA

The award honors significant contributions to public architecture.

January 26, 2018 | Perryman Construction

2018 should be a good year for construction but there are at least 4 things that can influence co...

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January 26, 2018 | AIA

The recipients will be honored at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 in New York City.

Apartment rent rates jump 2.5% in 2017, led by small and mid-sized markets

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January 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The average price for one-bedroom units increased the most.

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