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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One challenge required onsite bending of CFA panels for the curved portion of the facility. Photo courtesy of Metl-Span.
The goal from the beginning was to construct an energy efficient building with insulated metal pa...read more
Project Tango devices contain customized hardware and software designed to track the full 3D motion of the device, while simultaneously creating a map of the environment. Image: Google
Google is said to be partnering with LG to create a version of the technology for public release...read more
The Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. Photo credit: The Emerging Objects Corporation.
Cool Brick is made of porous ceramic bricks set in mortar. The bricks absorb water, which cools t...read more
For her latest addition to the I Am a Monument furniture series, designer and architect Naihan Li...read more
The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and...read more
Liberty Utilities of New Hampshire wanted a way to keep its installers safe without compromising...read more
Color-shifting finishes, dry-erase surfaces, and stain-blocking paints are highlighted in this ro...read more
Poor workmanship, impact damage, building movement, and incompatible or unsound substrate are amo...read more
In an ideal world, every office employee would have a beautiful view from his or her desk. While...read more
Tile of Spain consultant and ceramic tile expert Ryan Fasan presented his "What's Trending in Til...read more
From a "no sweat" toilet to a deep-well lavatory, here's a round up of the latest high-efficiency...read more
As experienced designers, contractors, and owners know, most paint and coating problems are corre...read more
Welcome to the third installment of Building Design+Construction’s “Great Solutions,” hi...read more
The Sitrans FUE95 thermal energy calculator can be integrated for use with other Sitrans products...read more
Company will now have coverage in several parts of North Carolina.
Carpeting collection; anti-slip synthetic roof underlayment; louver screens.
The Edge spout is cast entirely from ECAST low-lead brass to meet current lead reduction requirem...read more
Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...read more
An aged federal building gets wrapped in a new double wall glass skin.
Metal roofing systems offer values such as longevity, favorable life cycle costs, and heightened...read more
DORMA gains one of the nation's largest independent automatic door distributors.
Made from cellular polyvinyl chloride, the full line of Restoration Millwork trim, beadboard and...read more
The Living Building Challenge was chosen from a pool of 122 of entries from around the world....
Project receives LEED Gold certification.
Yates is responsible for the start up, launch and ongoing sales and marketing of Allsteel’s new B...read more
Over the coming months both organizations will begin the process of formalizing the details of th...read more
Chicago Center for Green Technology uses high-speed, energy-efficient hand dryers to share its gr...read more
By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.
The full report contains participating firm demographics, energy reduction initiatives undertaken...read more
Eun Grace Ko, a student at the Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, named winner of annual cont...read more