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.

Parks, trails, and recreation areas will take up one-third of the 500-acre West Farm live/work development, whose construction is about to begin in Omaha, Neb. Image: SB Architects

December 12, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Walkability and recreation will be key features of West Farm.

The Coos History Museum and Maritime Collection

Photo courtesy of Signal Architecture & Research

December 12, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The barnlike structure comprises 15,000 sf of space.

2018 predictions for healthcare facility design

Photo: Creative Commons

December 11, 2017 | E4H

From emergency departments to microhospitals, to the amenities in and locations of hospitals, the...

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Storstroem Prison

Photo: Torben Eskerod

December 11, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The C.F. Møller-designed prison’s architecture supports the inmates’ and staff’s mental and physi...

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Avenida Lakewood

Rendering courtesy KTGY Architecture + Planning

December 07, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KTGY Architecture + Planning designed the new Avenida Lakewood just six miles from downtown Denve...

A clubhouse with indoor swimming pool and numerous meeting and entertainment spaces will be available to visitors of The Camps at Coos Bay Lagoon in Oregon. Image: RA Architecture + Design

December 06, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The complex will include 180 campsites and a year-round clubhouse. 

East Austin District

Rendering courtesy of BIG

December 06, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

BIG is working in partnership with STG Design and Austin Sports & Entertainment on the projec...

December 05, 2017 | BuildCentral

Largest active projects are by Sutter Health, New York Presbyterian, and Scripps Health.

Hedrick Hall East Lounge

Photo Credit: John Ellis

December 05, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Johnson Favaro designed the space.

Howard L. Hawks Hall

Howard L. Hawks Hall opened in August 2017 and is the new home for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Business.

December 04, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Numerous storytelling spaces and displays are located throughout the building.

Photo: Justin Clemmons

December 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

lauckgroup designed the new headquarters space.

November 30, 2017 | Curtis Skolnick, Managing Director

How to design and build what’s needed to meet organizational goals and strategies.

Exterior rendering of Stadium Drive Residence Halls

Rendering courtesy Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Modus Studios, Mackey Mitchell

November 30, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Modus Studio, Mackey Mitchell Architects, and OLIN collaborated on t...

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Exterior of Punch Bowl Social Stapleton
November 29, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The concept’s design reflects the golden age of flight.

First Porsche, now Aston Martin: Sports car maker co-develops Miami condo tower

Renderings: Aston Martin Residences

November 29, 2017 | BD+C Staff

The 391-unit Aston Martin Residences will feature seven penthouses and a duplex penthouse, all wi...

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2018 outlook: Economists point to slowdown, AEC professionals say ‘no way’

Photo: Juhasz Imre/Pexels

November 28, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Multifamily housing and senior living developments head the list of the hottest sectors heading i...

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Canoe Landing Campus, Toronto, designed by ZAS Architects

Visible from surrounding vertical neighborhood, Canoe Landing’s dynamic roof is a vital element. Embedded within the outer frame, the building’s elevator/stair core pierces through the roof to reveal a rooftop basketball court, encircled by a running track and outdoor yoga area. Renderings: ZAS Architects

November 28, 2017 | ZAS Architects

The $65 million Canoe Landing Campus brings much needed social infrastructure to the 20,000 resid...

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The new Columbia University School of Nursing building

Photo courtesy of FXFOWLE

November 28, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building has a ‘collaboration ribbon’ that runs throughout the building.

Front of the new Laurie-Walton Family Basketball Center
November 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Laurie-Walton Family Basketball Center will provide a strong commitment to donor and VIP cult...

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All images courtesy of: John Randle Photography and Window Interiors

| November 21, 2017 | MechoSystems

Growing research demonstrates that patients recover faster and better from illness or surgery in...

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Exterior of the Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. restaurant and brewery

Rendering courtesy of Method Architecture

November 20, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Method Architecture designed the three-story building.

The Oakland Coliseum

Photo: Amy K. Posner, Wikimedia Commons

November 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium is being planned for a piece of land that sits next to Lake Merritt near Downtown Oak...

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Anthem House is a new $100 million lifestyle community on a three-acre abandoned industrial site in the Locust Point section of Baltimore.

Anthem House is a new $100 million lifestyle community on a three-acre abandoned industrial site in the Locust Point section of Baltimore. Photo: Ray Cavicchio

November 15, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

These recently completed projects represent emerging trends and design innovations in the multifa...

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The digital display showing trees swaying in the breeze at 900 North Michigan Shops
November 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The installation is visible from all floors and built in 10 different sections.

The Sealing Room

The Sealing Room is where couples are married and sealed to one another in the LDS faith. Interior finishes needed to capture purity, eternity, and love. All photos © Intellectual Reserve, Inc.

November 14, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Parts of the tabernacle’s exterior shell were the only things that survived the blaze.

The after school program in the new clubhouse

The afterschool program in the new clubhouse attracts children whose grandparents once attended PS 186. The Boys & Girls Club of Harlem partnered with Alembic Community Development and Monadnock Development on the $45.4 million project. Photo: David Sundberg / ESTO.

November 13, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

Word that PS 186 might be demolished brought out the preservationists, whose letter-writing campa...

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November 13, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The store is located at 75 Rockefeller Plaza.

ACC new digital media center, interiors designed by Perkins+Will

Rendering courtesy of Perkins+Will

November 10, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Renovation of the defunct mall represents Phase 2 of ACC’s $100 million adaptive reuse project....

No place like home: LA’s The Six provides permanent supportive housing for veterans

The project team for The Six, led by architect Brooks + Scarpa, carved massive holes into three sides of the building to cross-ventilate the courtyard and adjacent community room on the second-floor podium level. “This provides light, air, and defensible space for tenants, while opening it up to the community,” says Lead Designer Lawrence Scarpa, FAIA. Photo: Tara Wujcik

November 08, 2017 | Pat Curry, Contributing Editor

The 52-unit development gives hope and dignity to homeless or disabled veterans and others in nee...

November 07, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Skanska USA, Webcor Builders, and AECOM top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest trans...

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