Reconstruction & Renovation

New Yorks Marble Collegiate Church, designed by Samuel A. Warner (completed 185
July 19, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

Giants 300 reconstruction sector firms ‘pumping fresh blood in tired spaces.’

July 03, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

As a share of total construction activity reconstruction has been on the rise in the U.S. and Can...

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June 22, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Work progresses on Cultural and Performing Arts Center and Atlantic Street Park

June 18, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor

Building Teams are employing a wide variety of components and systems in their reconstruction pro...

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June 18, 2012 | Posted by Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

$6 million renovation converted 1980s-style building into a modern destination in uptown Dallas...

Daylighting model for the Edith GreenWendell Wyatt Federal Building, named in h
June 11, 2012 | By Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Five reconstruction projects in one city make a bottom-line case for reconstruction across the co...

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June 11, 2012 | By Marilyn E. Kaplan, RA, FAPT, and Joseph P. Hill, RA

Our experts analyze the next generation of energy and green building codes and how they impact re...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

May 31, 2012 | By Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor

Curing agents; commercial faucets; wall-cladding systems.

The current Ka Makani Community Center lobby entry following rehabilitation.
May 31, 2012 | By Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

An abandoned historic structure gains a new life as the focal point of a legendary military distr...

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An integral part of the balance of light and mass in many Modernist buildings, s
May 24, 2012 | By Bradley T. Carmichael, PE

This AIA CES Discovery course explores the special reconstruction questions posed by Modern-era b...

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The Welcome & Admissions Center at Roger H. Perry Hall at Champlain College, Bur
May 21, 2012 | By Jean Carroon, FAIA, LEED AP

What historic preservationists and energy-performance advocates can learn from each other.

May 14, 2012 |

Download the complete White Paper, Chapters 1-10

May 11, 2012 | By Robert Cassidy

We offer the following recommendations in the hope that they will help step up the pace of high-p...

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May 11, 2012 | By James Qualk, LEED AP BD+C, and Steven Harrell, LEED AP O+M, CEM

Why commissioning for existing and renovated buildings needs to be continuous to be effective....

May 10, 2012 | By Pamela Dittmer McKuen, Contributing Editor

Certification for existing buildings under these two rating programs has overtaken that for new c...

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Atrium of the PORTAL at UNC Charlotte.
May 07, 2012 | By Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Our series on college buildings continues with a look at new classroom designs, flexible space, c...

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May 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

New NSF Standard provides manufacturers, specifiers and building industry with verifiable, object...

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Rainscreen system installed at the west building envelope expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel Optical Sciences Center in Tucson, with its folded glass wall and copper-paneled, breathable cladding over precast concrete.
May 02, 2012 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Rainscreen system installed at the west building expansion of the University of Arizona’s Meinel...

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April 30, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The $1.2 million project consisted of a 16,000-sf interior renovation.

Experts from the EPA, along with architects and builders will present ways to de
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Architects and builders interested in developing water-efficient buildings invited to attend free...

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Young Conaway is the sole tenant of the notable Daniel L. Herrmann Courthouse in
April 20, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

To account for future expansion, Francis Cauffman developed a plan to accommodate the addition of...

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April 16, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The result, the researchers say, could be technologies capable of cutting the carbon footprint cr...

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The complex, located within the Aqueduct Racetrack complex, will contribute appr
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Aqueduct Racetrack complex transformed into modern entertainment destination.

April 03, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Brownell, who was named a BD+C 40 Under 40 in 2006, provides insight regarding emerging material...

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March 27, 2012 | By Leslie Streicher, Tim Gregorski, and Robert Cassidy

A total of 13 projects recognized as part of BD+C's 28th Annual Reconstruction Awards.

March 12, 2012 | By BASF

Retrofitting our existing commercial buildings is one of the key steps to overcoming the economic...

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JJCs Facility Services Building is part of a $220 million master plan aimed at
March 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

With construction managed by Gilbane Building Company, Joliet Junior College’s Facility Services...

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Plans for the residential floors convert the space from double loaded corridors
March 01, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Withee Malcolm Architects’ designs for the project include the complete renovation of the Dunbar...

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February 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The new elements of the facility now include: efficient lighting with day-lighting controls and o...

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