As the population ages, designers of commercial and multifamily applications are incorporating new solutions to meet those demands. Ergonomics can be an integral part of design, manufacturing, and use. Nowhere is this more critical than in bathroom design.read more
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The pavilion uses sound to represent the movement of the International Space Station and 19 earth...read more
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Planning for places that foster effective innovation is still an emerging process, but the consta...read more
Six Texas-based projects lauded for design excellence.
The survey’s findings, combined with input from the EDRA conference, informed the content produce...read more
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“Fail” is no longer a dirty four-letter word: for maker culture, it has become a crucial stop alo...read more
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Architect Ignas Lukaskas worked in conjunction with Vieta and the Vilnius Street Art festival to...read more
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3D printed domes and inflatable living spaces are just some of the ideas for how to create habita...read more
Gensler, Leo A Daly, Brasfield & Gorrie, Layton Construction, and AECOM top Building Design+C...read more
Sagrada Familia, Designed by Antoni Gaudí, Barcelona, Spain. Photo: SBA73, Wikimedia Creative Commons.
A new travel program offers design enthusiast travelers 10 global destinations.
Adam Reed Tucker’s creations are currently on display at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Google is one of the major companies to implement a formal unconscious bias training program. Photo: Shawn Collins, flickr Creative Commons
Companies are tapping into the latest research in psychology and sociology to advance their diver...read more
The museum includes models from Japanese architects including Shingeru Ban, Kengo Kuma, and Riken...read more
The lobby of Jackson National Life Insurance’s headquarters in Lansing, Mich., features a prominent stairwell that encourages occupants to take extra steps instead of using the elevator. Active design tactics like grand staircases are central to any wellness program. The renovation and 230,000-sf expansion of this building included a fitness center flooded with daylight, a green roof, and designated wetlands and extensive woodlands surrounding the site. Photo courtesy of Gresham Smith & Partners.
Can design innovation improve the health and well-being of occupants? Do health and happiness enh...read more
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The crown jewel of a three-year makeover project, the LED columns bring the building’s lobby to l...read more
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Perkins+Will, Skanska USA, Webcor Builders, Jacobs, and STV top B...read more
Stantec, BRPH, Fluor Corp., Walbridge, Jacobs, and AECOM top Building Design+Construction’s annua...read more
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Gensler, HKS, Turner Construction Co., The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., Jacobs, and JBA Consul...read more
Gensler, Perkins+Will, PCL Construction Enterprises, Turner Construction Co., AECOM, and WSP | Pa...read more
The retractable roof over Arthur Ashe stadium at the National Tennis Center in New York is a freestanding, 6,500-ton structure whose moveable panels can enclose the facility in seven minutes. Image: USTA/Michael LeBrecht II
Mushy ground and indoor condensation were just two of the issues this $150 million project presen...read more
DLR Group, NBBJ, Hensel Phelps, Sundt Construction, AECOM, and Dewberry top Building Design+Const...read more
Celebrating 100 years of service to aviation, aerospace, and defense – aviation is in our DNA. Photo: The Austin Company
Austin’s many innovations contributed to the success of our clients by enabling them to operate i...read more
Los Angeles Convention Center. Photo: Pixabay Public Domain
Gensler, LMN Architects, AECOM, Turner Construction Co., and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff top Build...read more
HOK, Perkins+Will, Turner Construction Co., The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., Jacobs, and Thorn...read more
Set to be completed in late 2017, Alamance Community College’s Advanced Applied Technology Center, located in Graham, N.C., is one of the projects that Little’s Center for Building Performance helped to win for the firm. Photo courtesy of Little.
Created through funding from Little’s LaceUp program, the Center for Building Performance has hel...read more
Lissette Méndez-Boyer (left) and Natalya Shimanovskaya work on their FABRICation project at Beyer Blinder Belle’s New York office.
The firm’s R&D initiative inspires its designers to develop ideas that could positively disru...read more
A roll-up emergency department, next-gen telemedicine center, and biophilic cooling pods are amon...read more
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The man made hills are the latest attraction to open on the island that has been under developmen...read more
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The winning firm will design the master plan and central buildings for the man made Haikou Bay is...read more
As part of the design for its corporate headquarters, SRAM, a bike parts maker in Chicago, held a contest for employees to design bike racks for their workstations. Perkins+Will was designer on this project. Photo: Michelle Litvin Studio courtesy of Perkins+Will.
Technology is redefining how offices function and is particularly salient in the growing trend of...read more
Bluebeam users inspire technological change through shared insights and training at three-day eve...read more