High-rise Construction

April 19, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill's whimsical Dancing Dragons tower in Seoul is among the compelling h...

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March 29, 2013 | AISC

On April 17, Michael F. Engestrom, Dann H. Hall, Michael A. West, Stephen A. Mahin, Wallace W. Sa...

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March 29, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction on multiple projects in Guangdong Province—including the 660-m Ping'an Finance Cente...

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March 14, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., and Chicago top EPA's list of the U.S. cities with the greatest nu...

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Lend Lease builds world's tallest timber apartment building
February 28, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction giant Lend Lease recently put the finishing touches on Forté, a 10-story apartment c...

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The City of 7 Billion
February 21, 2013 | AIA

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) College of Fellows has awarded the 2013 Latrobe Prize...

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Sliced Porosity Block combines concrete and glass towers with public plazas.
February 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Architect Steven Holl has released two short films describing the development of S...

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At more than 1 km, Kingdom Tower will be the world's tallest building.
February 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction team chosen for world's tallest building in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Pakistan to get world's tallest tower in $45 billion deal
February 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Newly signed mega deal will fund construction of several massive developments in Karachi, includi...

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A new design for 80 South Street in New York City includes multiple vegetative r
February 13, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A Manhattan site formerly slated for development with a "tower of cubes"—a now-defunct project by...

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330 MacDougal Street, Brooklyn, NY. 85 modules forming 65 studio apartments and
September 19, 2012 |

A 65-unit supportive housing facility in Brooklyn, N.Y., was completed in record time using modul...

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The building cost the city a whopping $146.5 million which brings back the argu
July 02, 2012 | Beth Carter

The 13-floor building can hold around 900 people, but consumes 60% less water and 32% less energy...

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June 13, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

This is the first time the CTBUH Board of Trustees has awarded the prize to two individuals joint...

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The Tufts School of Dental Medicine developed a multi-year, multi-phase master p
June 08, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Project receives LEED Gold certification.

Scheduled for completion in 2016, Block H consists of a luxury 5-Star hotel and
June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The master plan, created by Studio Daniel Libeskind, is a dynamic urban environment containing co...

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Many of the energy challenge organizational meetings took place in the Santa Fe
June 06, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tenants can exceed building energy challenge targets recently announced by Mayor Emanuel.

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

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

Soaring to a height of 1,776 feet (540-meter), the 2.6-million-square-foot (242,
May 15, 2012 |

One of the biggest challenges in developing this concrete mixture was meeting the Port Authority...

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The 4.2-million-sf (389,980-square-meters) project has been designed to LEED go
May 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

The 1,740-feet (530-meter) tall tower will house offices, 300 service apartments and a 350-room,...

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Towers 1 and 2about 450 meters and 390 meters tall, respectivelyshare an archi
May 14, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Supertall two-tower complex located in Seoul’s Yongsan International Business District.

Construction crews set in place a steel horizontal beam at a height (C) CBS News
May 01, 2012 | By Reuters

One World Trade Center, being built at the site of the fallen twin towers, surpassed the Empire S...

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The buildings feature fenestration that shades the external glass skin with copp
April 27, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

LEO A DALY, in collaboration with Local Design Institute WDCE, wins competition to design Phase 2...

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A group photo of 14 students from Century High School in Santa Ana participated
April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

High school students from the ACE Mentoring Program tour the new CHOC Children’s Patient Tower in...

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April 25, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

The build-out will consist of the construction of new offices, meeting rooms, video rooms and a s...

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Office rental rates are expected to rise steadily, increasing 3.0% in 2012, 3.7%
April 24, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Survey is based on opinions from 38 of the nation’s leading real estate economists and analysts a...

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Buro Happold designed a concrete core with post-tensioned walls, which can prote
April 23, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Buro Happold’s structural design supports the top-heavy, complex building in a high seismic zone;...

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BrickellHouse will offer condos ranging in size from studios and 1-, 2-, 3-bedro
April 10, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Construction of the 46-story development is schedule to get underway this summer and be completed...

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The Flat Tower design is based on a medium-height dome structure that covers a l
April 06, 2012 | by Beth Buczynski

A team of French designers unveil the “Flat Tower” design, a second place winner in the 2011 eVol...

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Jim Bald
April 04, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Bald has 13 years of experience in the glazing industry, coming to Harmon from Trainor where he w...

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Mitsubishi Electric newly developed a control cable that is 20% lighter than the
April 02, 2012 | By BBC

The operation of the elevator is scheduled to begin in 2014.

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