Reconstruction & Renovation

October 30, 2017 | Mike Plotnick, Contributing Editor

Businesses, developers, and civic leaders are repurposing existing structures to celebrate histor...

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Mortenson Construction's office incorporates a 100-year-old barn

Photo courtesy Mortenson Construction.

October 26, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Gilbane Building Co., Structure Tone, and Turner Construction Co. top BD+C’s ranking of...

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The recent restoration of the Gothic Revival facade of the 12-story 36 Gramercy Park East building in Manhattan required replicating and replacing 1,500 terracotta elements, and resetting another 1,500. Image: Ola Wilk/Wilk Marketing Communications.

October 26, 2017 | BD+C Staff

WSP, Jensen Hughes, and STV top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest reconstruction se...

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 Chicago post office reconstruction

Rendering courtesy of ©601w Companies | Gensler

October 24, 2017 | BD+C Staff

Gensler, Jacobs, and Stantec top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest reconstruction s...

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Troy Hall's north facade

Photo courtesy of Perkins+Will

October 10, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Almost 15,000 sf of space was added to the original, four-story building.

The recent restoration of the Gothic Revival facade of the 12-story 36 Gramercy Park East building in Manhattan required replicating and replacing 1,500 terracotta elements, and resetting another 1,500. Image: Ola Wilk/Wilk Marketing Communications

October 04, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The painstaking process included assuaging numerous preservation agencies.

​View from classrooms (Building A) to learning platforms and play area at the Awty International School in Houston

​View from classrooms (Building A) to learning platforms and play area at the Awty International School in Houston. Photo: Shepley Bulfinch

October 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Shepley Bulfinch designed the 75,000-sf campus.

Aerial view of the Post Office redevelopment project with the green roof

Rendering courtesy of ©601w Companies | Gensler

September 28, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The redevelopment project is currently the largest in the nation.

The plinth-like extension and renovated library building

Photo: © Dennis Gilbert.

August 30, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The original building was updated and given a new extension and landscaping.

The exterior of 5 Garret Mountain Plaza

Courtesy of Mountain Development

July 31, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 100,000-sf building is part of a three-building, 30-acre campus.

The kitchenette at Mortenson Construction's new Portland office

Photo courtesy Mortenson Construction

July 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Mortenson deconstructed the barn and repurposed it for the new space.

Photo: Mark Steele

July 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

FRCH Design Worldwide is leading the redesign that will start with 12 pilot locations across the...

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Rendering courtesy PGAL

June 26, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project includes a new 1 million-sf terminal building with 33 domestic aircraft gates.

Wooster Hall, looking north as sunlight strikes the steps of the atrium, marking solar noon. Photo: © 2016 Tim Hursley 

May 30, 2017 | Randolph Croxton, Croxton Collaborative Architects

Success in retrofit projects requires an entirely different mindset than in new construction, wri...

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Courtesy Albert Duce, Wikimedia Commons

April 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Kraemer Design has been selected as the architect of record and historic consultant on the Detroi...

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Photo: Garrett Rowland

April 18, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

An open plan with social hubs maximizes co-working and engagement.

Park Avenue Foyer. Rendering courtesy of SOM and Methanoia Inc.

March 30, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Pierre-Yves Rochon prepared the designs for what will be one o...

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Rendering courtesy of Morris Adjmi Architects

March 27, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is located in West Chelsea between the High Line and West Street.

A new study by PwC details how the industrial sector could get more involved as an influencer, and possibly as investors, in the massive infrastructure spending program that federal lawmakers and The White House now seem committed to moving forward. Image: Pixabay

March 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The accounting and consulting firm PwC offers the industrial sector a five-step approach to getti...

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Rendering courtesy Powerhouse Environmental Arts Foundation and Herzog & de Meuron.

March 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The century-old building will be turned into fabrication shops in wood, metal, ceramics, textiles...

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Rendering courtesy of Sage and Coombe

February 16, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The pavilion has been awaiting repair since storm damage in 2011 rendered the structure unsafe fo...

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Photo: Morphosis Architects

February 15, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The redesigned rooms focused on scale, color, tactility, unexpected form, and connections to the...

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Rendering courtesy of Blackstone and Equity Office

February 02, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project will be the first major renovation in the building’s 43-year history.

Rendering courtesy of EFFEKT

January 30, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The transformed building would provide space for street sports, street culture, and street art....

Rendering courtesy of Johnson Nathan Strohe.

January 25, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 1883 Denver Hose Company No.1 building will be fully restored as part of the project.

Courtesy of LMN Architects

November 18, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

LMN Architects is the architect and interior designer for the Bebb and Gould-designed museum.

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Even though the Seaholm Power Plant has been out of operation since 1989, its iconic stacks still define the Seaholm District, which includes a 30-story residential condominium high-rise and low-rise retail/office space. The central plaza is illuminated by a custom responsive light installation coordinated by the city of Austin’s Art and Public Places program. Courtesy of Casey Dunn Photography.

November 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The power plant was on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Recorded Texas Historic...

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The Grand Lobby is accented by original millwork that was reinstalled after the columns were structurally reinforced. Courtesy Brad Pogatetz Photography

November 11, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Built in 1893 for the World’s Columbian Exposition, the CAA was an exclusive social club founded...

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September 27, 2016 | Getty Conservation Institute

Getty-led research and funding leads to important site repairs and long-term conservation managem...

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The massive DAYTONA Rising Project in progress.

| September 13, 2016 | Bluebeam

Daytona International Speedway has undergone a $400 million full-scale makeover to update the fac...

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