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.
Senior living design trends for 2018

Jewel tones, lush fabrics, and mixed metals highlights the interior design trends for 2018. Photo: studioSIX5

January 31, 2018 | studioSIX5

Public-facing fitness centers and “sense of place” design accents are among the emerging trends i...

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“The ballooning costs of healthcare act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy,” said Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO.

“The ballooning costs of healthcare act as a hungry tapeworm on the American economy,” said Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman and CEO. Photo: flickr creative commons

January 30, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The three mega companies—Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase—will pursue the formation...

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Amazon's Spheres

Photo courtesy of NBBJ

January 30, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Spheres provide the most unique aspect of Amazon’s downtown Seattle headquarters.

Photo: Aero Icarus, Wikimedia Commons

January 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The plane was removed from its cliffside perch five days after the incident.

VT Carilion Biomedical Research Addition
January 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project is a collaboration between Carilion Clinic and Virginia Tech.

Fashion Show Mall, located on the Las Vegas Strip, is Nevada’s largest shopping center. Since opening in 1981, this three-level mall—with nearly 1.9 million sf of selling space and 250 stores—has gone through several expansions and anchor tenant changes. Image: CallisonRTKL

January 26, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Superregional malls and open-air shopping centers have shown resilience in the face on online com...

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Austin, Texas
January 25, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Over the past 10 years, the number of renters has increased by 23 million.

Alys Beach, a luxury residential community in western Florida, enforces building standards that protect its houses from high winds. Image: Alys Beach

January 24, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Alys Beach’s in-house GC builds to standards set by the FORTIFIED program.

Apartment rent rates jump 2.5% in 2017, led by small and mid-sized markets

Photo: Pixabay

January 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

The average price for one-bedroom units increased the most.

U.S. hotel markets with the largest construction pipelines

Photo: Pixabay

January 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

Dallas, Houston, and New York lead the way, with more than 460 hotel projects in the works.

Aerial rendering of Kihei High School

Rendering courtesy G70

January 24, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

G70 is the architect, planner, and civil engineer of record for the project.

Rendering courtesy of BIG and Brick Visual

January 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The original proposal was first unveiled in 2014.

Co-working space in Tribe

Photo: Catalina Ayubi

January 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new space has been dubbed ‘Tribe.’

Maersk Tower and the floating path

Photo: Adam Mørk

January 22, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

C. F. Møller designed the building.

The 360-degree classroom in the Spark

The circle-in-the-round classroom in The Spark. Photo: Benjamin Benschneider

January 19, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The circle-in-the-round classroom can accommodate 275 students.

January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

How Populous’ high-tech ceiling concept would increase the flexibility of any eSports arena.

A rendering of a possible new premium seat

Biometric seating technology utilizes a combination of displays and AR/VR technologies to place fans in the middle of the action, with real-time data analysis.

January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Populous is exploring biometric seating technology that utilizes a combination of displays and AR...

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The main-event stage at The International

The main-event stage at The International, an annual Dota 2 eSports championship tournament, held at the KeyArena in Seattle. Photo: Wikipedia.

January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

More than 380 million fans take in professional video gaming events each year, but most do so wit...

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UIC's new living/learning complex

Rendering courtesy of SCB

January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Solomon Cordwell Buenz (SCB) designed the facility.

Kitchens are one of the must-have features in spec suites, ready-to-move-in office spaces that are increasingly attractive to smaller, newer companies looking for rentals. Image: Darrin Hunter, courtesy of Dyer Brown

January 18, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Filling a need for startups looking for quick move-ins.

The 20 finalists for Amazon's HQ2

Courtesy Amazon

January 18, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The company expects to invest over $5 billion in construction and grow HQ2 to include as many as...

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Rendering of the exterior of the Concours at Carlisle
January 17, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new development will represent the only auto condo community in Central Pennsylvania.

CBD Detroit exterior rendering

Rendering courtesy of City Club Apartments

January 16, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The development is being built on the former site of the Statler Hotel.

Aerial rendering of the new Dollar General distribution center designed by Leo A Daly

Rendering courtesy of Leo A Daly

January 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility will be the discount retailer’s second in Texas and 17th overall.

La Carreta pavilion

La Carreta pavilion, on the Monterrey, Mexico, campus of Tecnológico de Monterrey. Photo: Paco Alvarez, The Raws

January 12, 2018 | John Caulfied, Senior Editor

Sasaki designs interchangeable spaces to support a major educational shift at Mexico’s largest un...

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The path along the top of the Suzhou Science & Technology Museum

Rendering courtesy of Perkins+Will

January 11, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 600,000-sf museum will be about 62 miles northwest of Shanghai.

Healthcare market year in review for 2017

Photo: Pixabay

January 10, 2018 | Steve Higgs, Senior Managing Director, CBRE

While we have not fully turned the corner on healthcare reform and in particular healthcare payme...

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Multifamily 2018 outlook: Developers pump the brakes, but will maintain historic pace

Photo: Pixabay

January 10, 2018 | CBRE

Multifamily developers are poised to register the second-highest annual completions count of this...

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The Kraft heinz Davenport facility

Courtesy Gray Construction

January 10, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility is the first Greenfield construction project for the Kraft Heinz Company since the m...

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