In Chicago’s Lakeshore East neighborhood, GEMS World Academy Middle-Upper School, designed by bKL Architecture, is rising 13 stories. The building is set back 25 feet from the street to allow in more natural light, and features an 8,000-sf artificial turf recreation area that doubles as outdoor classroom and gathering space for its students. Its Building Team includes WSP (SE), WMA Consulting Engineers (MEP/FP), Mackie Consultants (CE), Wolff Landscape Architecture, and Power Construction (GC). bKL Architecture.
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A crew from Andres Construction Services performs work on the adaptive reuse of First National Bank Tower, Dallas, into apartments, restaurants, retail, and the 200-room Texas flagship inn for Thompson Hotels. Photo: Andres Construction Services
The landmark tower has been vacant for a decade.
All renderings courtesy CO Architects
The trapezoidal shape of the building is an eco-friendly feature.
Courtesy TWA Hotel
MCR and Morse Development spearheaded the project.
A public art piece created by artist Folayemi Wilson will be just one of the eye-catching feature...read more
The 26,000-sf Statue of Liberty Museum replaces a much smaller facility that could only accommodate about one-fifth of the island's daily visitors. Image: David Sundberg/Esto
This LEED-Gold building features three exhibit spaces that give visitors more access to and engag...read more
All renderings courtesy HOK
The building’s design is inspired by the design of its fleet of cruise ships—with flowing lines....
All images courtesy Danny Forster & Architecture.
Danny Forster & Architecture designed the building.
Renderings courtesy Lincoln Park Zoo
Construction will begin in fall 2019.
The four-story tower addition includes a 72-bed neonatal ICU and 10-bed pediatric ICU. Image: Jim Hobart/MacBeth Studio
Patient and staff care were primary concerns during this 25-month project, says its GC.
All Photos Courtesy: Paine Field Propeller Airports
$40 million redevelopment brands hub as true boutique airport.
All Photos: Rasmus Hjortshoj
Modernistic development brings eye-catching architecture to the Faroe Islands.
All photos: Kmiecik Imagery
Design-build firm Wight & Company completed the building.
Common area at AVA DoBro, a 30-story, 500-unit apartment community in Downtown Brooklyn by AvalonBay Communities. Photo: Alan Schindler for AvalonBay Communities, Inc.
The nation's fourth-largest owner of apartments holds more than 85,000 apartments in 291 communit...read more
The project will utilize the design-build resources of Clayco and BatesForum.
The new building will allow the club to offer its after-school programming to another 500 kids. Image: Tre Dunham
Facility is expanding its after-school programming.
All photos: Albert Vecerka
Leers Weinzapfel Associates designed the building.
All renderings courtesy ACRON Group
The lounge will be open to guests 21 or older.
A rendering of a drone-powered hospital that would allow patients to access medical supplies and food that would be transported to portals outside of their rooms. Image: Leo A Daly
Leo A Daly’s Miami studio envisions a drone-powered hospital that enhances resilience to natural...read more
All renderings courtesy Steven Holl Architects
Steven Holl Architects designed the project.
Open Text’s 160,000-sf office in San Mateo, Calif., is showcased as an example of the type of office space that is designed to promote employee well being and facilitate social interactions “and a fusion of ideas.” Image: HOK Forward report
The report provides insight into the relative importance of such things as amenities and occupant...read more
All photos courtesy Hufton + Crow
Amir Mann-Ami Shinar Architects and Planners designed the facility in partnership with Moshe Zur...read more
The retail company recently unveiled its new AI-enabled store in Levittown, N.Y.
The “front door” of the Smith Campus Center at Harvard is distinguished by a two-story curtainwall. Image: Courtesy of Consigli Construction
The university’s Smith Campus Center now offers a centralized gathering place with several dining...read more
All photos courtesy LMN Architects
LMN Architects designed the facility.
Marcus & Millichap specializes in real estate investment sales and financing.
Data from Marcus & Millichap 2019 U.S. Multifamily Investment Forecast on Average Price/Dwell...read more
The Danforth, Seattle. Photo: Aaron Locke Photography
Special-needs housing in West Hollywood, Calif., and a warehouse-turned-apartments in the Twin Ci...read more
Organized Living releases new color option for apartment and condominium storage systems.
Miura’s EX Gas/Oil Series High Pressure Steam Boiler at Greenwich (Conn.) Hospital. PHOTO: Miura Boiler
Greenwich Hospital, in Greenwich, Conn., chooses new Miura boilers.
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Nearly 30% of worksites offer programs for physical activity and fitness, according to the CDC....