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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Housed within the 400,000-sf building will be the world’s largest planetarium theater.
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The award recognizes an architectural design that has stood the test of time for 25 years.
Competition is fierce among institutions vying for private capital to help fund their building projects. The Smithsonian National Museum of African-American History and Culture was partly funded by private donors. A few years ago, the Smithsonian launched its largest-ever capital campaign to raise $1.5 billion. Image: Wikimedia Commons
Capital campaigns abound, even though government financing still plays a vital role.
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Energy created by those exercising within would power the gym down the Seine.
Winthrop, Mass., combined its middle and high schools into a new 189,500-sf, $64 million building. Students study Viking history and work in groups to build Norse-themed artifacts in the annual Viking Longships program (the Viking is the school mascot). HMFH was the architect. Courtesy of Ed Wonsek.
Bigger buildings, more outdoor space, and greater involvement from the private sector are among t...read more
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The building has been opposed for years as activists called for the land to become a public park....
The 50,600-sf John J. Sbrega Health and Science Building is highlighted by an atrium that connects labs and serves as a “learning commons.” Achieving zero-net-energy in this building did not impact its $31.5 million construction budget. Image: Courtesy of Bond
Bristol Community College wants to be carbon neutral by 2050.
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The office, designed by CetraRuddy, will be completed in 2017.
Stoddert Elementary & Community Center, in Washington D.C., features a computer lab rotation design that provides students individual access to technology.
AEC teams are being asked to design and build schools with enough flexibility to adapt to changin...read more
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Two 20-story twisting towers comprise 98 units on a three-acre site near Biscayne Bay.
The 36,700-sf Taubman Complex is connected to neighboring buildings on campus by lifted bridges. Image: ©Nic Lehoux
A giant carbon-fiber orb is a focal point for the Michigan-based school.
Construction delays are common with projects as large as the $354 million Reading Hospital expans...read more
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The Hindu temple will stand 700 feet-tall when completed, easily surpassing the current tallest c...read more
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DWL Architects, SmithGroupJJR, and Corgan design passenger experience that connects to the surrou...read more
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The campus’s new ‘front door’ is designed to immerse visitors and employees into the company’s gl...read more
Airborne San Diego, a three-story indoor skydiving facility, can accommodate all patrons, from beginners to military personnel. Its owner, Airborne America, wants to up to 10 of these venues in the U.S. over the next 5-7 years. Image: Carrier Johnson + CULTURE
The three-year-old company opens its first indoor skydiving facility featuring two wind tunnels....
Rendering courtesy of HOK
The HOK-designed facility was created with more than just NHL games in mind, and has been nominat...read more
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The new facility will be named for University Trustee, Francis Yuen, and his wife Rose Wai Man Le...read more
The building is an important landmark for the nation, and is built on the last available spot on...read more
M City, a 10-tower project to be located on the western edge of Mississauga, Ontario's downtown core, is the first residential development for Rogers, the media conglomerate. Image: Norm Li
Rogers moves forward on M City, a multi-building, multi-year project in a Toronto suburb.
How hospitals can partner with their doctors to build an ambulatory network.
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The aquarium comes equipped with and a walk-through tunnel and hydraulic elevator.
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The stadium will be home to the L.A. Rams and will also host other world-class sporting events an...read more
Next month, the five-story 3435 Main Street in Kansas City, Mo., this city's first factory-built apartment building, will be ready for delivery. (Its 100 modules were produced at Champion Home Builders' factory in Nebraska). Nationally, the market researcher Axiometrics expects apartment deliveries to soar through mid 2017, and then start to recede through 2018. Image: Courtesy MAC Properties
New York is projected to lead the nation next year, thanks to construction delays in 2016
The centerpieces of District Distilling in Washington D.C. are its stills that make gin, vodka, rum, and whiskey. A law change in 2014 allowed local distilleries to pour what they make onsite. Image: District Distilling Co./Amber Frederiksen
The stylish location targets customers craving craft spirits and late-night dining.
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Kirksey Architecture designed the building that ‘will serve as a landmark for SFA.’
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LMN Architects is the architect and interior designer for the Bebb and Gould-designed museum....
Rendering courtesy of Moreau Kusunoki Architectes / Guggenheim Helsinki.
The museum’s fate will be decided with a final vote on a new proposal.
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The building marks the first purpose built structure for cyber studies based at an academy.
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The headquarters will be located at Kings Cross, London.