Building Types

When it comes down to it, all buildings have things in common: the need for great design, engineering, construction, and management, when the structure is completed. Harmonizing those elements is a skill that translates to any building project you might have on your hands.

The 36,700-sf Taubman Complex is connected to neighboring buildings on campus by lifted bridges. Image: ©Nic Lehoux

December 08, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

A giant carbon-fiber orb is a focal point for the Michigan-based school. 

| December 07, 2016 | nora

Construction delays are common with projects as large as the $354 million Reading Hospital expans...

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This webinar explores bathroom design trends in multifamily and commercial applications and offers solutions to design challenges such as meeting accessibility guidelines and complying with codes. Click here to view the webinar now!

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Rendering courtesy of InGenious Studio

December 07, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Hindu temple will stand 700 feet-tall when completed, easily surpassing the current tallest c...

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Photo courtesy of Kyle Zirkus Photography

December 06, 2016 | SmithGroupJJR

DWL Architects, SmithGroupJJR, and Corgan design passenger experience that connects to the surrou...

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Photo courtesy of ESI Design

December 06, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The campus’s new ‘front door’ is designed to immerse visitors and employees into the company’s gl...

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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

December 06, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The three-year-old company opens its first indoor skydiving facility featuring two wind tunnels....

Rendering courtesy of HOK

December 05, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The HOK-designed facility was created with more than just NHL games in mind, and has been nominat...

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Rendering courtesy of Bing Thom Architects

December 05, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new facility will be named for University Trustee, Francis Yuen, and his wife Rose Wai Man Le...

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| December 01, 2016 | Valspar

The building is an important landmark for the nation, and is built on the last available spot on...

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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

December 01, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Rogers moves forward on M City, a multi-building, multi-year project in a Toronto suburb.

November 30, 2016 | CBRE

How hospitals can partner with their doctors to build an ambulatory network.

Courtesy of ICM

November 30, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The aquarium comes equipped with and a walk-through tunnel and hydraulic elevator.

Courtesy of HKS

November 29, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The stadium will be home to the L.A. Rams and will also host other world-class sporting events an...

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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

November 28, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

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 

November 20, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The stylish location targets customers craving craft spirits and late-night dining.

Rendering courtesy of Kirksey.

November 18, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Kirksey Architecture designed the building that ‘will serve as a landmark for SFA.’

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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Rendering courtesy of Moreau Kusunoki Architectes / Guggenheim Helsinki.

November 17, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum’s fate will be decided with a final vote on a new proposal.

Image courtesy SOM / © Smilodon

November 17, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building marks the first purpose built structure for cyber studies based at an academy.

Photo: Shawn Collins, flickr Creative Commons

November 16, 2016 | BIG

The headquarters will be located at Kings Cross, London.

Rendering courtesy of Under Armour

November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The campus will be located in Baltimore’s $5.5 billion Port Covington redevelopment project.

Rendering courtesy of Bjarke Ingels Group and Silvio d’Ascia Architecture

November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Bjarke Ingels Group and Silvio d’Ascia Architecture teamed up to create the winning submission....

Rendering courtesy of Stefano Boeri Architetti

November 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The hotel looks to create a symbiosis between man, nature, and architecture.

Courtesy of Zaha Hadid Architects

November 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The architects say the project will be the greenest soccer stadium in the world once completed....

November 09, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The project received $3.8 million in public financing in exchange for constructing units for resi...

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Rendering courtesy of SmithGroupJJR

November 08, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum will be two blocks from the National Mall and three blocks from the Capitol.

Nomad Pizza, one of the most popular restaurants in Princeton, N.J., opened last May. It is an adaptive reuse of a gas station located near a shopping center. Image: Michael Slack, courtesy JZA+D

November 07, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The original building dates back to the Modernist 1930s.

Rendering courtesy of seele

November 04, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

2,700 unique glass panels make up the first roof of its kind in Australia.

A new facility on the campus of the University of Massachusetts Medical School features two high-powered microscopes that could give scientists new insights into neurological and immunological diseases. Image: Consigli Construction / Bob Umenhofer

November 03, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Design and construction met rigorous requirements for sound, vibration, and temperature controls....

Rendering courtesy of Kohn Pederson Fox

November 03, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Murphy Development Group is looking for tenants for the $800 million project.

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