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.

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....

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.

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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.

Photo Credit: Rasmus Hjortshoej courtesy of Bjarke Ingels Group

November 02, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building also marks the first BIG project in Philadelphia.

Funding needs for airport improvements and growth are expected to be slightly down between the years 2017 and 2021, according to the Federal Aviation Administration's latest report to Congress. Image: Pixabay

November 01, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Latest report based on surveys of 3,340 existing and proposed public-use airports.

Rendering courtesy of astonmartin.com

October 28, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The British automaker will partner with G and G Business Developments on the waterfront project....

Rendering courtesy of Methanoia via ZHA

October 27, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The futuristic curves that have become a staple for ZHA-designed buildings are also on full displ...

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Ultima® Total Acoustics™ ceiling panels (foreground) absorb noise in the lobby of the Inova Women’s and Children’s Hospital and prevent it from traveling into adjacent spaces. The MetalWorks™ RH200 ceiling panels (background) in a warm, wood-look finish impart a welcoming quality to the space while providing added noise control.
| October 26, 2016 | Armstrong Ceilings

A myriad of acoustical ceiling solutions aid in patient comfort and recuperation.

Photo: Hufton & Crow via Zaha Hadid Architects

October 26, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The office is located in Moscow’s southern district.

The 450,000-sf Jerome L. Greene Science Center, which opens officially next spring, is the centerpiece of Columbia University's 17-acre, $6.3 billion Manhattanville campus in New York. This campus's design and programming emphasize the university's connection to the surrounding neighborhood.  Image: BD+C

October 25, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Transparency to the surrounding community played a big role in the campus’s design.

October 25, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Lumiere Developments says the building will generate enough energy to offer residents ‘Free Energ...

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70-million electron volt cyclotron 

| October 24, 2016 | Viega

The 70 MeV, 140-ton cyclotron was manufactured by Ion Beam Applications (IBA) in Belgium. 

Spending on Construction Put in Place has almost completely recovered from the hit it took during the recession. But spending in the Education sector continues to be well below its latest peak. Image: JLL 

October 23, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Post-recession slump suggests a settling in at a “normal” level similar to the mid aughts.

Courtesy of Perkins+Will

October 20, 2016 | Ken Higa and Josh Vel

Planning for places that foster effective innovation is still an emerging process, but the consta...

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October 20, 2016 | HDR

Delta offers a close look at specific activities and behaviors that can help healthcare...

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To accommodate rises in its national stature and enrollment, UC Merced has embarked on an ambitious four-year expansion program that will add new academic, housing, and student-life facilities to its enlarged campus. Image: University of California, Merced

October 19, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its growth strategy includes adding 1.2 million sf of space for teaching, housing, and research. ...

Rendering courtesy of Leo A Daly.

October 13, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

“This design is all about drawing the community into the excitement of NHL hockey,” says Arnie Ma...

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Courtesy Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

October 12, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building replaces the previous Hancher, which was irreparably damaged in the 2008 flood.

The 377,000-sf Royal Arena in Copenhagen will include plazas that residents of the surrounding neighborhood can take advantage of. Image: Adam Mørk, Courtesy of 3XN Architects

October 12, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The design of this 377,000-sf building makes concessions to the residential community that surrou...

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October 11, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum opened in 2015 in Rio de Janeiro’s Porto Maravilha

Courtesy of BNIM

October 11, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building was a collaborative effort between BNIM and Steven Holl Architects and marks the six...

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Courtesy of Phelps Construction Group

October 10, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The museum will look to complement the Statue of Liberty without drawing attention away from it...

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October 06, 2016 | John Beeck, Vanita Negandhi, CBRE Healthcare

There has been a rapid improvement and availability of LED products as primary light sources in m...

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