Reconstruction & Renovation

The silent giant: Reconstruction sector makes big impact on firms

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November 06, 2019 | David Barista, Editorial Director

More than a quarter of AEC firms that participated in the 2019 Giants 300 survey earned at least...

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New Lasker Rink and Pool after renovation

All renderings courtesy Central Park Conservancy

October 07, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the largest the Central Park Conservancy has ever undertaken.

Enoch Pratt Free Library exterior

All photos: Joseph Romeo Photography

September 18, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Beyer Blinder Belle led the project.

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June 05, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

France’s Prime Minister Édouard Philippe originally wanted to hold an international competition t...

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May 22, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building was the city’s first public library.

All Photos: Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc.

April 24, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Phase one of the project has recently completed.

April 05, 2019 | By Carlos Trevino, Project Manager, Andres Construction Services, Dallas

The 18-story Corrigan Tower in the Dallas’s historic downtown district is now a thriving 150-unit...

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Robie House Living Room

Robie House Living Room. Photo: James Caulfield

March 27, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The AIA designated the Robie House as one of the 10 most significant structures of the twentieth...

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The Durham Innovation District, within six blocks, has a number of new construction projects either recently completed or underway. Image: Durham Innovation District, courtesy of Longfellow Real Estate Partners

February 21, 2019 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its buildout has included converting old tobacco warehouses into offices and labs.

Great Hall skylight and interior after restoration

All images © Amtrak, courtesy Goettsch Partners

February 07, 2019 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Goettsch Partners designed the project.

Dana Hall renovation and reconstruction

Rendering courtesy Leers Weinzapfel Associates

November 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Leers Weinzapfel Associates designed the project.

Vanke Times Center interior hanging sculpture

Photo: Yuzhu Zheng

August 22, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects designed the project.

The Park Avenue lobby within the Waldorf Astoria is one of the hotel's spaces that is a designated landmark. The iconic hotel is undergoing a complete reconstruction that is scheduled for completion in two years. Image: courtesy of Anbang Insurance Group

August 21, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The refurbished hotel will feature fewer, but larger, guest rooms.

NIMBYism, generational divide threaten plan for net-zero village in St. Paul, Minn.

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July 17, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The ambitious redevelopment proposal for a former Ford automotive plant creates tension.

Eight landscape architects are involved in the $3 billion Water Street Tampa project in Florida. Image: Strategic Property Partners

July 17, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

This $3 billion waterfront neighborhood will also include three hotels.

One Delisle is a 522-ft-tall tower with 263 residences that Slate Asset Management is proposing to build on one of 10 properties it has bought in midtown Toronto. Image: Norm Li, Courtesy of Studio Gang

July 06, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The building’s hexagonal façade will provide passive solar heating and cooling.

The Willis Tower in Chicago
May 08, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Otis will handle the upgrades.

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May 02, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The vacant building has been at the center of many renovation proposals since it closed in 1988....

The old bank compared to the new cafe
March 20, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building was originally built in 1955.

Photo by Edward Menashy

March 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The team comprised Battery Park City Authority, CTA Architects, The LiRo Group, and Nicholson...

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Nearly a mile below ground level, Davis Cavern at the Sanford Underground Research Facility is getting an overhaul to accommodate an experiment to test a hypothesis about what makes up dark matter. Image: SURF, courtesy of LEO A DALY 

February 07, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

This LEO A DALY-designed project makes way to produce the world’s most sensitive detector to this...

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February 01, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The iconic stadium opened in 1923.

Co-working space in Tribe

Photo: Catalina Ayubi

January 23, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new space has been dubbed ‘Tribe.’

Courtesy of Jenner & Block

January 15, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The renovation will consolidate the firm from six offices to five.

The map includes easily accessible and detailed information on each of the nearly 34,000 historic buildings within the city’s 141 historic districts. 

December 21, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission launched a new, enhanced version of its inter...

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Photos: Karl Connolly Photography

December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

In restoring the theater, the design team employed what it calls a “rescued ruin” preservation ap...

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Photo: David Wakely

December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

This project involved the renovation and restoration of the 57,000-sf hall, and the construction...

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Courtesy: RXR Realty.

December 01, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

To make way for new ground-floor retail and a more dramatic entrance and lobby, the team removed...

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Photo: Justin Clemmons

December 01, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

lauckgroup designed the new headquarters space.

The 2,300-sf penthouse in The Sanctuary

The 2,300-sf penthouse in The Sanctuary sold for $1.5 million. The owner has exclusive access to an 85-foot-tall bell tower, the highest private view in D.C.

November 29, 2017 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The windows became The Sanctuary’s chief sales edge.

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