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
Nationals Park in Washington, D.C., is one of myriad construction projects that Clark Construction has been hired to build over the past several decades. The company's ownership has been sold to a group of senior-level executives. Photo: Wikimedia Commons
The death of its founder last year set the wheels of this transition in motion.
Morphosis' Perot Museum and Studio Gang's WMS Boathouse are among the projects to win AIA's highe...read more
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS fa...read more
Economists continue to debate whether the U.S. economy will be more resilient than other nations and thrive, or limp along for the next several years. Image courtesy Pixabay
Strong job growth and dwindling consumer debt give rise to hope.
Alejandro Aravena. Photo by Cristobal Palma
Known for his inventive social housing initiatives in his native Chile, Aravena epitomizes the re...read more
Rider Levett Bucknall's John Jozwick has five ways to curb disputes and prevent the situation fro...read more
Zenith Education Group thinks so, as nine of its campuses offer training certification from the N...read more
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas City, Mo. Novum Structures worked on the project. Photo: Nightryder84/Wikimedia Commons.
Wisconsin design and construction firm charged with repackaging materials from foreign sources....read more
Ollie at Carmel Place in New York offers its renters furnished apartments and a host of hospitality services. Photo courtesy Ollie
The co-living platform Ollie is leasing its initial building, in New York, with housekeeping and...read more
Floor plan: Shepley Bulfinch
ED scheme allows staff to isolate unruly patients and visitors in a secure area.
Photo: SounderBruce/Creative Commons.
The largest revisions came in the last two years and were largely upward.
By all indications, 2015 was another solid year for U.S. architecture, engineering, and construct...read more
San Diego's skyline is being transformed by new office, hotel, and residential building projects. Photo courtesy Pixabay
The city's emission-reduction plan could drive influx into downtown
G-Shed by Gensler was one of the winners. Rendering courtesy Gensler
Firms in the Construction Shed Design Competition made designs that are simple to build and use r...read more
Lohan Anderson led the renovations to Chicago's Soldier Field. Photo: Mark Watmough/Creative Commons
Dirk Lohan, Floyd Anderson and eight others will be hired by the Illinois-based Wight & Co. n...read more
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The 20-member group will assess recent data, set a plan of action, and report on results to the A...read more
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Business conditions show continued strength in South and West regions.
Rogers designed Senedd, the home to the National Assembly for Wales in Cardiff. Photo: Ismail Mia/Creative Commons
Rogers, Founder of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, works on projects that “shine a spotlight on...read more
All images courtesy LEGO (via ArchDaily).
New York City, Berlin, and Venice are featured in the Architecture Skyline Collection.
Japan Pavilion Expo 2000 in Hannover, Germany, designed jointly by Shigeru Ban and Frei Otto, both past winners of the Pritzker Architecture Prize. Photo: Forgemind ArchiMedia/Creative Commons
The Laureate will be named the morning of January 13.
Cleveland Downtown Hilton Hotel, designed by Cooper Carry. Photo: Erik Drost/Creative Commons
The combination is expected to bolster each firm’s hospitality-related services.
A new survey from Building Design+Construction shows that U.S. architecture, engineering...read more
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ABC forecasts growth in nonresidential construction spending of 7.4% in 2016 along with growth in...read more
Sainsbury Wing of the National Gallery, London. Photo: Richard George/Wikimedia Commons
The husband and wife architect team—founders of VSBA Architects and Planners—are the award's firs...read more
Vancouver Convention Centre West. Photo: Bobak Ha'Eri/Wikimedia Commons
The firm is known for projects like Vancouver Convention Centre West and the University of Washin...read more
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“Economic recovery momentum is losing steam and rising costs in labor and materials start to put...read more
Construction of an apartment complex in Tempe, Ariz. Photo: sdobie/Creative Commons
The scorecard website identifies states that have good environments for merit shop contractors, l...read more
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Spending increased in 10 of 16 nonresidential construction sectors on a monthly basis.
Modules for a data center for one of Skanska’s telecommunications clients were built in an offsite factory. Callison was the architect. Cosentini Associates provided engineering. Photo: Adam Friedberg
Data centers account for 2% of the nation’s electricity consumption and about 30% of the power us...read more
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Robins & Morton’s Jackie Mustakas offers specific actions that contractors and construction m...read more