While total crane count holds steady, turbulent economic conditions indicate a recession-based...read more
Please take BD+C's three-minute poll on the AEC business impacts from the coronavirus outbreak....
By 2030, experts are almost certain that climate change’s effects will begin to resemble a continuous pandemic, threatening daily life in our cities and suburbs and on our farms–droughts, floods, fires, heat waves, and tropical diseases spreading north. Photo: Pixabay
The coronavirus pandemic will soon end, soon be in the rear-view mirror, but we can still take...read more
Here are three reasons to encourage sewists coast to coast to keep their foot on the pedal....
TLC Engineering Consultants' guidance on ventilation in COVID-19 patient rooms.
Ventilation engineering guidance for COVID-19 patient rooms
Survey finds contractors face shortages of materials and workers, delivery delays and cancellat...read more
If your cleaning teams use bleach to disinfect buildings from Coronavirus, will you put your LE...read more
This cutaway rendering shows some of the changes that would need to be made to convert a hotel room to a hospital room capable of handling patients infected with the coronavirus. Images courtesy of LEO A Daly
The firm has devised three conversion models, for different levels of healthcare required.
Open-plan set-ups like this are common in about 70% of U.S. office workplaces. Photo courtesy Pexels
COVID-19 has designers worrying if open-plan offices are safe for workers.
Overcoming isolation isn’t just about the technological face to face, it is about finding meani...read more
Infographic courtesy tvsdesign (see full verson below)
tvsdesign breaks down different room types and how they might help free up hospital beds for co...read more
Construction officials say new federal guidance should signal to state and local officials the...read more
After 42 states added jobs in February, coronavirus is taking a swift and severe toll on the in...read more
Two thirds of architecture firms report slowing or stoppage of projects due to COVID-19.
What can we learn from Singapore’s response to COVID-19? How does it impact the next generation...read more
Approval for the latest relief legislation advances a number of AIA-supported measures to help...read more
AGC's coronavirus impact survey of 844 contractors (April 20-23, 2020) showed that nearly a third (31%) had had projects halted in April, and nearly a fifth (19%) were ordered to halt projects scheduled for April 2020. Source: Associated General Contractors of America
Coronavirus pandemic's impact on U.S. construction, notably the multifamily sector - 04-30-20 u...read more
New York City-based partnership to aid Florida healthcare systems amid COVID-19 outbreak and wi...read more
As laboratory designers, we want to shed light on a subset of our population critical to protec...read more
The impact of the virus has been felt in the UAE, where precautionary measures have been implem...read more
Phil Harrison, who has been Perkins and Will's chief executive since 2006, says it's too early to tell if the coronovirus will be a glance or knockout blow to the construction industry. Image: Perkins and Will
Phil Harrison says the virus outbreak could make more clients see the connection between design...read more
The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandhe...read more
AGC's webinar series revolves around helping contractors navigate changes caused by the coronavirus. Images: Associated General Contractors of America
The programming, which begins Monday, will offer advice on how businesses might need to adjust...read more
BD+C’s survey drew 86 AEC respondents, more than two-fifths of whom (42.11%) expected that one or two of their current projects might be cancelled altogether, either because of deteriorating economic conditions or as part of the measures being taken to minimize the virus’s spread. Photo: Pixabay
A new BD+C poll of U.S. architecture, engineering, and construction firms finds that c...read more
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2020 President Jane Frederick, FAIA, and EVP/Chief E...read more
Coronavirus-caused slowdown contrasts with January figures showing a majority of metro areas ad...read more
Coronavirus threatens to overwhelm the U.S. healthcare system. LEO A DALY’s health practice lea...read more
Perhaps now is a good time to take a page from Monty Python's book and look on the bright side...read more
With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are all taking a closer look at many portions of ou...read more