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.
Ray Lavietes Pavilion interior

Photo: Richard Mandelkorn

March 27, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Bruner/Cott & Associates led the revitalization project.

thyssenkrupp's new test tower in China

Courtesy thyssenkrupp

March 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 813-foot test tower has 13 shafts.

Courtesy of the Colburn School

March 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The expansion will add three performance venues to the downtown L.A. campus.

Apartments outperform office, retail, industrial properties: NMHC research

According to the authors, part of the reason that apartment returns outperform other asset classes is because investors tend to underestimate capital expenditures for both office and industrial properties. Photo: Pixabay

March 21, 2018 | NMHC

Apartments offer strong returns and relatively low risk, according to new research from the Natio...

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Yeti's new Austin HQ designed by Gensler

Photo courtesy Gensler

March 21, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Gensler designed the new HQ.

Solar Array at Uh Maui College

Photo courtesy of University of Hawaii

March 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is part of a partnership with Johnson Controls and Pacific Current that will also all...

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An open floor plan usuallly means lower office fit-out costs, according to a new JLL report. Image: Pixabay

March 19, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The new JLL report also finds landlords offering more generous tenant improvement allowances.

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A glass-walled conference room overlooks the atrium.

A glass-walled conference room overlooks the atrium of Ryan Cos.' headquarters, which incorporates seating for the company’s cafeteria.

March 19, 2018 | BD+C Staff

From Chicago to Charlotte, the tech boom is transforming urban real estate markets and redefining...

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Interior of the Oishei Children's Hospital
March 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Shepley Bulfinch designed the project.

The glass facade at the National Theatre of Albania

Rendering courtesy BIG

March 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is a 3-in-1 cultural venue in downtown Tirana.

The DEF at night

Rendering courtesy of Leers Weinzapfel Associates

March 14, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is currently under construction.

Hershey Chocolate World in Times Square

Courtesy FRCH

March 12, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

FRCH Design Worldwide designed the space.

The winery built into the hill

Rendering courtesy Pierattelli Architetture

March 08, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The winery is entirely underground.

Rendering of Schallenkamp Hall

Rendering courtesy of KWK Architects

March 07, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

KWK Architects designed the project.

The 96,000-sf Merrill Place, a residence hall on the 170-acre campus of Plymouth (N.H.) State University, will convert its student rooms to hotel rooms during the summer. Image: (c) Anton Grassl

March 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The opening of a new residence hall could help with Plymouth State University’s hospitality marke...

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Facade of the new Landsbankinn building

Rendering courtesy Beauty and the Bit

March 06, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Landsbankinn is Iceland’s largest bank.

March 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The substantial use of glass on the interior of Apple Park has caused headaches for some employee...

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Dining area at Eataly L.A.
March 05, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Italian marketplace’s first West Coast location includes a clean room for mozzarella and gela...

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Katerra's sole factory, in Phoenix, produces wall panels, roof and floor trusses, cabinets, and countertops. The company, which recently raised $865 million in new venture capital financing, expects to have five more plants operating by year's end. Image: Katerra

March 04, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Investors flock to this vertically integrated startup, which automates its design and constructio...

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March 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The deal is worth $30 million.

Transwestern data points to demand for larger rental units among baby boomers

Photo: Pexels

February 28, 2018 | Transwestern

As baby boomers seek to downsize from large homes, developers are increasingly designing apartmen...

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The Sheldon Chalet with the aurora borealis in the background

All images courtesy Jeff Shultz Photography

February 28, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Decades in the making, the chalet is located within 10 miles of Denali’s summit.

The gasholders London

Courtesy Wilkinson Eyre

February 27, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new residences are part of the King’s Cross redevelopment scheme.

The new museum plaza

Rendering courtesy Cooper Robertson.

February 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The goal of the project is to create closer and more robust connections between the Gateway Arch...

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Spinning energy: Members of ECO Gym in Rochester, N.Y., ride bikes that return power to the building. Image: SportsArt

February 23, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The equipment’s supplier is eyeing the U.S. for aggressive growth.

The Sur multifamily development
February 22, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is part of the National Gateway mixed-use development at Potomac yard.

Interior collaboration area in St. Jude's advanced research center

Rendering courtesy of The Crump Firm

February 21, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Crump Firm is designing the project.

Photo: Magda Biernat

February 20, 2018 | David malone, Associate Editor

Approximately 400 employees will occupy the SkB Architects-designed space.

A view of a shared office space operated by WeWork, which has 200,000 members and locations in 20 countries. Flex and co-working offices are gaining broader acceptance among corporate tenants, property managers, and landlords. Image: Matteo Doni, via Wikimedia Commons

February 20, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

More landlords see these spaces as “long-term solutions.”

Aerial view of APAC

Rendering courtesy of SPF:architects

February 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

SPF:architects designed the complex.

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