Building Types

When it comes down to it, all buildings have things in common: the need for great design, engineering, construction, and management, when the structure is completed. Harmonizing those elements is a skill that translates to any building project you might have on your hands.
Advanced Product Creation Centre exterior

All images courtesy Bennetts Associates

January 16, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Bennetts Associates designed the project.

Super Nintendo World Rendering

Images courtesy Universal Studios Japan

January 15, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is currently under construction in Osaka, Japan.

St. Louis Aquarium clock

All renderings courtesy PGAV Destinations

January 14, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

PGAV Destinations designed the project.

Companies should be investing in those workplace elements that create an emotional tie between employees and employer. Images: CBRE Workplace (charts), Pixabay (office photo)

January 14, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A survey of 1,600 North American workers hints at what workplace elements have the greatest impac...

TREX Outdoor Kitchen urban NYC

TREX Outdoor Kitchen in an urban apartment setting in New York City.

January 13, 2020 |

TitletownTech, in Green Bay, Wis., is part of a 45-acre mixed-use district, whose second phase got underway last summer. Images: (c) 2019 by SGA and Ari Burling Photography

January 09, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The goal is to nurture startups aligned with local industries.

Alibaba central interior space

All renderings courtesy Foster + Partners

January 09, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The firm won a design competition for the project.

Grand Canal Museum

All renderings courtesy Herzog & de Meuron

January 08, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Herzog & de Meuron designed the project.

January 07, 2020 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Steven Chilton Architects designed the project.

One of PDA’s recent projects was the design of Vibra Healthcare’s 56,000-sf rehabilitation hospital in Rancho Mirage, Calif., which features upscale hospitality in its 50 deluxe rooms. Images: HED 

January 06, 2020 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Puchlik Design Associates, its new addition, specializes in healthcare design.

Top 65 Sports Facilities Engineering Firms for 2019

Photo: Pixabay


December 23, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Walter P Moore, Kimley-Horn, ME Engineers, Thornton Tomasetti, and EXP head the rankings of the n...

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Top 90 Sports Facilities Architecture Firms for 2019

Fusion Arena, Philadelphia. Rendering courtesy Populous


December 23, 2019 | BD+C Staff

Populous, HKS, HOK, Gensler, and HNTB top the rankings of the nation's largest sports facilities...

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Tracey Qualteri, Pfister Faucets

Tracey Qualteri (left), Regional Multifamily Manager, Pfister Faucets, meets 1-on-1 with Ximena Ortega, Capital Projects Principal, The Scion Group, at Student Housing Connect in Denver, November 11, 2019. Photo: Robert Cassidy


Tracey Qualteri, Pfister Faucets, at Student Housing ProConnect in Denver, November 11 2019

Aerial view of the La Brea Tar Pits master plan

All renderings courtesy Weiss/Manfredi

December 18, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The firm was selected by The Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County after an international...

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A rendering of the L-shaped Plant Sciences Building, part of a research and education master plan at Washington State University. Images: Courtesy of LMN Architects

December 17, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

These facilities will bring several disciplines under one roof.

Kentucky fried chicken urban prototype

All photos: Richard Cadan

December 16, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

FRCH NELSON designed the project.

Hevener Football Center entry

Renderings courtesy HOK

December 12, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility will be named after longtime donor to the University of Florida and the University A...

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8 noteworthy multifamily projects to open in late 2019

Coronel Apartments, East Hollywood, Calif., designed by  KFA Architects and built by Westport Construction. Photo courtesy KFA Architects


December 11, 2019 | Robert Cassidy, Editor, Multifamily Design+Construction

From a prefab high-rise in Denver to a seaside village in Oxnard, Calif., these projects highligh...

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727 West Madison, Chicago, designed by FitzGerald Associates Architects with interiors by Morgante Wilson Architects for Fifield Cos. and F&F Realty.

December 09, 2019 |
Student Housing ProCONNECT event draws developers, contractors, architects, and building product manufacturers to Denver

The Student Housing ProCONNECT event took place on November 10-12, 2019, in Denver.


December 09, 2019 | BD+C Staff

2½-day event connects attendees with vendors—and each other.

Livingston Place at Southern, Washington, DC

Livingston Place at Southern, in the District of Columbia, is reserved for seniors age 60 and above who require assistance with two or more activities of daily living.

December 06, 2019 |

Florence, Italy's city leaders have approved the sale of land for a new soccer stadium, which one achitect's design proposal envisions in the shape of a stone, with cladding that matches the local team's colors. Images: Pierattelli Architetture

December 06, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The owner of Fiorentina, the soccer team, wants to move into a new facility by 2023.

Aerial view of Adohi Hall

All photos: Tim Hursley

December 06, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

A design collaborative led by Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Modus Studio, Mackey Mitchell Architec...

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The Innovation Academy in Alpharetta, Ga., will be set up to prepare high school students to become leaders in a knowledge economy. Images: Cooper Carry

December 05, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor  

The design firm Cooper Carry combined three of its practice studios to collaborate on this projec...

Front entrance of the Galactic Starcruiser hotel

All renderings courtesy Disney.

December 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The immersive hotel will be the company’s newest Star Wars experience.

9 tips on creating places of respite and reflection

A drone image of Civita recreation center shows pools, spas, multiple seating areas, fire pits, shade structures, and natural walls dividing spaces designed by landscape architect Lifescapes International. Civita is a master planned community built from a former sand and gravel quarry in San Diego. Bassenian Lagoni was the architect for the 8,720-sf clubhouse. Photo: Harrison Photographic 


December 04, 2019 | Pat Curry, Contributing Editor

We talked to six veteran landscape architects about how to incorporate gardens and quiet spaces i...

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Lanternen aerial

All renderings courtesy Snøhetta

December 04, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project’s design was developed with WERK Arkitekter.

Kisawa Resort Aerial

All renderings courtesy Kisawa Resort.

December 02, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The bungalows will be spread across 300-hectares of private beach, forest, and sand dunes.

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