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To tell the truth, I didn’t want to write about the terrible events of December 14, 2012, when 20...

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BD+C Staff

The mega development includes 7,800 homes, a retail center, office space, and nearly 350 acres of...

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Lee Elementary School, scheduled to open in fall 2014, will be net-zero-ready, and if the school...

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More than 60% of AEC professionals surveyed by BD+C said their firms experienced heightened inter...

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"Operational stray" occurs when a building’s MEP systems don’t work the way they should. Even the...

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The 8,500-sf Jackson Sustainable Winery Building at the University of California
Julie S. Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Some science-design experts once believed high levels of sustainability would be possible only fo...

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The glass exterior of the Johnson Fitness Center at Washington College helps to foster a visual connection to the rest of campus from inside and to the activities within from the outside.

Campus fitness centers are taking their place alongside student centers, science centers, and lib...

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Our collective desire to live in cities has never been stronger. According to the World Health Or...

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When a group of MIT researchers recently discovered that stress can cause metal alloy to fuse r...
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The school will employ a geothermal system to heat and cool a portion of the building. Other ener...

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The Public Safety Academy at College of the Desert, designed by HMC Architects

A 60-acre solar farm next to the College of the Desert in Palm Springs, Calif., along with a numb...

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Building Design+Construction's new conference and expo, BUILDINGChicago, kicks...

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An elementary school on Staten Island will be the first net-zero energy school in New York City a...

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The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study recently achieved LEED-NC v3 Gold certification for it...

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Adelphi University Centers for Sport and Performing Arts, Garden City, N.Y. Photo: Courtesy Cannon Design

Colleges must become more nimble, entrepreneurial, student-focused, and accountable for what stud...

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HOK designers in New York, St. Louis and Atlanta are using virtual meetings with their University...

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Courtesy UMass Medical School Office of Communications

RMA Photography / Courtesy McCarthy

The 46,000-sf Natural Sciences Building, Scottsdale (Ariz.) Community College, one of the Maricopa Community Colleges. Building Team: richrd+bauer (architect); Energy Systems Design (MEP); Paragon Design (SE); PK Kland Consulting Civil Engineers (CE); Research Facilities Design (lab planner); CF Shuler (landscape architect); Barton Malow Co. (CM at risk).

More severe wind storms should prompt nationwide reexamination of building codes

The increased number and severity of storms with high winds nationally should prompt a reexaminat...

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Not only is the student recreation center at the University of Arizona, Tucson, the hub of studen...

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