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
The Indigo Hotel in downtown Los Angeles will recall eras of that city's history with art in different rooms and areas. (Note the art in the ceiling of the hotel's Sky Bar.) Saiful Bouquet was the structural engineer for the project. Photo courtesy HBA.
Turner Construction Co., Swinerton, and The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. top BD+C’s ra...read more
The 250-key Paséa Hotel & Spa, which opened a year ago in Huntington Beach, Calif., is loaded with amenities that include a deck-level restaurant situated between the pool and the 191,000-sf Pacific City retail center. The restaurant’s wine and liquor are stored (and displayed) on several floors that lead to a bar on the roof of the restaurant, illuminated by an umbrella-like light fixture. Photo courtesy Pacific Hospitality Group and WATG
Because hotels can take as long as six years to complete, spotting trends—and differentiating the...read more
Developer ARK Group is hoping that its newly opened, 17-acre Irving Music Factory in Texas has the same drawing power as ARK’s entertainment district in Charlotte, N.C., AvidXchange MusicFactory, which had around 1.8 million visitors in 2016. Courtesy Gensler
Some entertainment districts are going light on retail, partly because “the bulk of the leasing d...read more
NV5 Global, WSP, and DeSimone Consulting Engineers top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s la...read more
The swimming pool at the Hilton Jinan swimming pool, designed by Wilson Associates. Photo: WIlson Associates
Gensler, WATG and Wimberly Interiors, and HKS top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest...read more
The new space was designed with community input to be used by patients and non-patients alike....
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NanaWall panels add a unique dimension to condos at 60 Orchard Street in New York City.
Two resort-style pool decks with a spa and wading pool highlight the amenities at the luxury apartment community The Tomscot, Scottsdale, Ariz. The units in the main level are designated as live-work space for residents. The Weitz Co.
Since the current multifamily boom took off in 2010, most activity has focused on large urban are...read more
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The new location provides the firm with 40,000 sf of space.
Loft Five50 will add 137 housing units to Lawrence, Mass.
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Lendlease, Suffolk Construction, and Clark Group top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s larg...read more
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UCHealth Longs Peak Hospital opened for first patient on August 31.
When it opens next year, the 200,000-sf Texas Live! development will be an integral part of the $4 billion Arlington Entertainment District, which will include a new stadium for the Texas Rangers. Rendering courtesy of The Cordish Companies.
Entertainment districts are being planned or are popping up all over the country.
The Jacksonville Jaguars' Daily's Place. Designed by Populous with Walter P Moore as the structural engineer.
WSP, AECOM, and Thronton Tomasetti top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s largest multifamil...read more
Since its conception in 2006, the Mamava lactation pod has undergone several changes in design....
As of Sept. 14, 166 properties reported damage to 8,956 units, about 1.4% of the total supply of...read more
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In 2016, more than 400 students were placed on the wait list due to lack of available on-campus h...read more
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The Home of Champions uses interactive displays to showcase Stanford’s 126-year history of studen...read more
The Village Green at Terrapin Row designed by WDG Architecture.
Humphreys & Partners Architects, Perkins Eastman, and CallisonRTKL top BD+C’s rankin...read more
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The new branch in downtown Santa Monica offers 8,400 sf of space designed by Gwynne Pugh Urban St...read more
The 1.5-million-sf Oceanwide Plaza, going up across the street from Staples Center and L.A. Live, will include a “lifestyle plaza,” 100 feet in the air, with 37,000 sf of outdoor amenity spaces. A 700-foot-long LED ribbon will wrap the plaza. And this mixed-use project will feature a 166,580-sf open-air retail galleria. CallisonRTKL designed the exterior, retail interior, and South Towers residential space. Studio Munge designed the North Tower interior and 184-room hotel. SWA Design Group is the landscape architect, and Lendlease is the GC. Oceanwide Plaza/CallisonRTKL
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co., PCL Construction Enterprises, and Shawmut Design and Construc...read more
For REI’s flagship store in Washington, D.C., CallisonRTKL designed the bicycle shop to achieve the look, feel, and layout of a test kitchen. The outdoor retail cooperative was the first tenant in the redeveloped Uline Arena. Courtesy CallisonRTKL.
Just two months ago, Credit Suisse forecasted that 20-25% of malls will close by 2022.
The Marriott Downtown in Omaha, Neb.'s Capitol District is one of Leo A Daly's recent hospitality projects. Its new managing principal Ken Martin foresees hospitality seeping into the firm's other practices. Image: Courtesy Leo A Daly
Ken Martin views this sector as an incubator of innovation.
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The new facility is located in Hoffman Estates, Ill., not far from Chicago O’Hare International A...read more
The Alexandria Center for Life Sciences, in the Gramercy section of Manhattan's East Side, has two towers with a total of 729,000 sf that are completely leased. Zoning changes are making it easier for life sciences companies to build lab and research space in New York City. Image: Alexandria Real Estate Equities
A new Transwestern report highlights favorable market and regulatory changes.
Waterside Live! in Norfolk, Va. Courtesy of The Cordish Companies
WSP, Henderson Engineers, and Core States Group top BD+C’s ranking of the nation’s large...read more
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Metrics suggest correlation between key design strategies and occupant satisfaction and building...read more
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The roof was funded through a process that allows local residents to decide how City capital doll...read more
While large 20,000-seat sports venues aren’t going away, mid-size venues provide advantages the b...read more