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 project includes a new 1 million-sf terminal building with 33 domestic aircraft gates.
Photo: Natalie Oxford, WIkimedia Commons
These blocks will undergo further testing to determine if they are safe.
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The project will create key infrastructure for the future development of the city and provide it...read more
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Bipartisan legislation would prevent use of municipal bonds by pro teams.
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The luxury student accommodations will be Collegiate’s first outside of the U.K.
The Baltic, an apartment building in the Boerum Hill section of Brooklyn, N.Y., is Common's first hybrid, featuring both coliving and individual rentals. Image: Common
One provider, Common, emphasizes community in its buildings.
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The HQ is packed with amenities and features to keep team members happy and engaged at work.
535 Carlton, an 18-story, 298-unit building in the Pacific Park section of Brooklyn, N.Y., will be that neighborhood's first 100% affordable housing building. Greenland Forest City Partners is the developer. The latest report from Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies states that affordable for-sale and rental housing remains in short supply in many U.S. markets. Image: Office of the Mayor/Max Touhy
The Joint Center for Housing Studies’ latest report expects minorities and millennials to account...read more
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A 600-meter treetop path culminates with a 45-meter-tall spiraling observation deck.
This year's Radical Innovation competition singled out for an honorable mention a hospitality concept called Garden House, devised by a student from the U.K.-based Architectural Association School of Architecture, that is super energy efficient. Image: Courtesy of John Hardy Group
Original hospitality design concepts lean on enhancing traveler comfort and mobility.
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Nonprofit HQ fitout improves functionality, accessibility for blind and low-vision individuals....
To accommodate its rapid growth, WeWork, the coworker office space redeveloper, has acquired Fieldlens, whose app streamlines jobsite communication and management. Pictured is one of WeWork's locations in Hollywood, Calif. Image: WeWork
Fieldlens helps turn jobsites into social networks.
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Building Team converts 1940s campus into a sleek, modern home for U.S. intelligence agencies....
In addition to BIM modeling, the Building Team used a COBiE-based Integrated Workplace Management System usually reserved for government projects.
Silver Award: TechnipFMC’s new campus marks the start of a massive planned community in north Hou...read more
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The project is currently 75% complete and on schedule to open in 2018.
The building’s interior design highlights the connection between floor-to-floor “neighborhoods.” Courtesy Robert Benson Photography.
Silver Award: A 2½-year project brings Partners HealthCare’s sprawling administrative functions u...read more
The top bar of Zurich North America’s headquarters building (right) spans 180 feet and runs along an outdoor terrace that staff and visitors can use to move between the two bottom bars. James Steinkamp Photography.
Silver Award: Forgoing a typical center-core design, the Zurich North America Headquarters rises...read more
Clemson University has built an elaborate football operations facility, whose Building Team had to improvise to meet a 15-month construction deadline. Michael Robinson Photography
Silver Award: Clemson gets a new football operations palace, thanks to its building partners’ abi...read more
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Heatherwick Studio and BIG are designing the 11-story building.
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Gold Award: A new mixed-use transit center fulfills Denver’s 28-year plan to improve access to th...read more
Its striking cast-aluminum, 3,600-panel façade provides transparency into the museum’s above- ground interior space. Courtesy Brad Feinknopf.
Gold Award: The Smithsonian Institution’s newest museum is a story of historical and construction...read more
The Building Team made extensive use of mockups to sort out interior details and materials. Bruce Damonte Photography.
Gold Award: The Building Team for L.A.’s newest courthouse went way beyond what was expected....
A renovated bathroom in one of the dozen apartments in Naomi's Way in New Brunswick, N.J., a permanent housing facility for at-risk families. Image: American Standard Brands
American Standard and Philips Lighting donate products and manpower.
The new residential commons building has been designed with the specific purpose of opening up to the surrounding neighborhood. Tom Harris Photography.
Gold Award: The University of Chicago’s new Residential Commons is part campus, part community....
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Gold Award: Community involvement was paramount as Newtown, Conn., replaced the school where a ma...read more
The robotics labs at the 71,000-sf John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation, on the Providence, R.I., campus of Johnson & Wales University. This STEM building provides teaching labs and support spaces for engineering, biology, physics, chemistry, and organic chemistry. Photo courtesy John Horner.
Preparing students for life after graduation has become the primary motivator behind construction...read more
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The affordable housing complex was hit hard during Hurricane Sandy, leaving residents without ele...read more
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744 LEGO bricks are used to recreate the famous Wright design, including the 1992 addition.
David Baker at his firm’s most recent apartment project, Potrero 1010. Photo: Anne Hamersky Media
For 35 years, architect David Baker has been a spirited voice for affordable housing, in San Fran...read more