BD+C's John Caulfield interviews Les Hiscoe, CEO of Shawmut Design and Construction, about how his firm keeps projects on schedule and budget in the face of shortages, delays, and price volatility.
Austin Commercial’s Jason Earnhardt explains why supply chain issues for the construction industry are not going to go away and how developers and owners can get ahead of project roadblocks.
Advances in glazing materials and glass building systems offer a seemingly unlimited horizon for not only glass performance, but also for the size and extent of these light, transparent forms. Both for enclosures and for indoor environments, novel products and assemblies allow for more glass and less opaque structure—often in places that previously limited their use.
Driven by two distinct influences, a new generation of glass building enclosures now has a unique trajectory—toward higher performance and sustainability. One of those forces is the work by building teams who effortlessly blend design analysis with the creation of novel system solutions.
| Apr 27, 2018
USA-made GPX FireFloor System receives U.S. Patent 9,926,709 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office
Glass and Glazing | Elizabeth Cotton Apr 4, 2018
Combining today’s collaborative spaces with workers’ needs.
Glass and Glazing | Mar 20, 2018
With 23 interconnected standard clinic modules, the center is designed for ease of movement for patients, staff and supplies.
Glass and Glazing | Mar 5, 2018
The substantial use of glass on the interior of Apple Park has caused headaches for some employees, literally.
| Jan 31, 2018
Glass and Glazing | Nov 20, 2017
By blocking sunlight on hot days, the electrochromic glass will help reduce energy demand in the building.