FEMA dollars pay for reconstruction, but local decision-makers ignore climate change impacts.
The Morningstar solar house is one of the features at Penn State's Sustainability Experience Center, where the university is contemplating a permanent structure for classrooms, research labs, and offices that would be built to Living Building Challenge standards. Image: Patrick Mansell
The university, encompassing 13 colleges and 24 campuses, adheres to protocols established by the...read more
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JKMM designed the space.
A rendering of the $32 million, 94,000-sf medical office building for Main Line Health in partnership with Axia Women’s Health, which broke ground in June in King of Prussia, Pa. NELSON is the architect, Bohler Engineering the CE, Pisarek Enigneering the MEP, O’Donnell & Naccarato the SE, Perkins Eastman the design consultant, and Glackin Thomas Panzak the landscape architect. Image: courtesy of IMC Construction, the project’s CM.
A new Transwestern report suggests a “rethinking” of healthcare delivery approaches that lean hea...read more
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September 1 marked the opening of downtown Phoenix’s newest restaurant and retail marketplace—and...read more
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Skanska is building the facility.
Level 10 Construction was the general contractor for the project.
Courtesy Rutgers University.
JZA+D designed the space.
Photo: Hufton & Crow
The district is slated to open on Oct. 26.
Courtesy Lincoln School
LLB Architects designed the building.
The Architectural Team designed the project.
The 5 buildings highlight MFDC's summer issue noteworthy projects section.
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The new gathering space is completed and ready for students returning for fall semester.
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The three-story building will open for fall semester 2018.
The Park Avenue lobby within the Waldorf Astoria is one of the hotel's spaces that is a designated landmark. The iconic hotel is undergoing a complete reconstruction that is scheduled for completion in two years. Image: courtesy of Anbang Insurance Group
The refurbished hotel will feature fewer, but larger, guest rooms.
The Missouri Innovation Campus in Lee’s Summit, Mo., supports a diverse and flexible training program that can evolve as future careers emerge. The programs, for grades 10 through 16, include networking, engineering, medical, biomedical, graphics, hospitality, and cybersecurity. ©Michael Robinson, courtesy DLR Group.
Career and technical education is preparing K-12 students earlier than ever for college and the j...read more
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Leo A Daly designed the expansion.
For its third campus in the U.S. BASIS Independent Schools converted a vacant former corporate headquarters campus in McLean, Va., into a STEM-focused preK-12 school. Designed by Perkins Eastman, the building's deep floorplates are arranged around a series of sky-lit atrium spaces that became the central organizing feature of the school. Photo: Sarah Mechling.
Older schools, with their small windows and rooms and creaky infrastructure, are tough and expens...read more
The project’s groundbreaking was held on July 19.
The 121 Seaport building in Boston includes two floors of prime retail space, and a tree-lined promenade at its base. Image: CBT
Exterior design cuts waste, saves energy, says Building Team members.
Four leading experts tell how to ensure your next multifamily project achieves acoustic privacy....
The restaurant is located at the intersection of Clark and Ontario streets.
The gargantuan Sears distribution center served the Mid-South from 1927 until 1993. A coalition of community groups devoted to the arts, education, health, and affordable housing rescued the 1.3 million-sf facility and turned it into what they call a “vertical urban village.”
One local design firm is trying to make it happen.
A survey of 1,000 office workers in the US and UK found that men value health insurance above any...read more
Edina (Minn.) High School last year completed a 142,000-sf addition to its 40-year-old facility, which includes a tornado safe room. Courtesy Empirehouse.
In the first 21 weeks of 2018 alone, there were 23 school shootings where someone was killed or i...read more
Olympic Sport Performance Center. James Steinkamp/James Steinkamp Photography
Perkins+Will designed both the Ryan Fieldhouse and the new Walter Athletics Center.
A study by Junior Achievement USA and Ernst & Young inferred that the dearth of mentors could be why teenage boys are losing interest STEM careers. Junior Achievement USA
Has STEM, which the business community urged school districts to embrace, been oversold as a care...read more
The Bay Theater in Pacific Palisades, Calif., a flagship for the Cinepolis luxury theater chain, is undergoing a major renovation that will promote social interaction as well as entertainment. Image: Retail Design Collaborative
Comfort and service are keys to attracting repeat customers, says an expert whose firm specialize...read more
Arc Building Partners will lead construction efforts on the project.
Rendering EVA Architects Courtesy UNLV
The building is the first of many planned for the 122-acre campus.
Ware Malcomb's multistory warehouse facility prototype creates a "warehouse on top of a warehouse" to increase leasable space without sacrificing functionality. Image: Ware Malcomb.
Multistory industrial buildings provide the best chance at keeping up with the rapid growth of e-...read more