A ranking of the Top 50 Commercial Contractors based on Building Design+Construction's 2009 Giant...read more
The Steel Joist Institute is now accepting entries for its 2009 Design Awards. The winning entrie...read more
Illustration: courtesy P+W
Perkins+Will's Janice Barnes covers the four steps that designers should take to create POEs that...read more
As part of our ongoing studies of how building design influences human behavior in today’s social...read more
In New Orleans, a National Guard helicopter helps close a breach in a canal during Hurricane Katrina, which caused more than $150 billion in damage. Photo: courtesy Skanska
Moving critical elements to higher ground and designing for longer lifespans are just some of the...read more
In a new report, HOK and Biomimicry 3.8 partnered to study how lessons from the temperate broadleaf forest biome, which houses many of the worlds largest population centers, can inform the design of the built environment.
In a new report, HOK and Biomimicry 3.8 partnered to study how lessons from the temperate broadle...read more
Photo: courtesy National Institute of Building Sciences
A fascinating client story by Fluor SVP Robert Prieto reminds us that sometimes it’s the simplest...read more
In every aspect of a metal building, you can tweak the cost by adjusting the finish, panel thickn...read more
If you had to define value engineering in a single word, you might boil it down to "efficiency."...read more
Bethlehem, Pa., is a recipient of a 2013 award by Preservation Pennsylvania for a renovation of t...read more
"Operational stray" occurs when a building’s MEP systems don’t work the way they should. Even the...read more
While the durability of metal as a construction material is widely recognized, some of its other...read more
The Windy City is the latest U.S. city to enact legislation that mandates building energy benchma...read more
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