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.
June 07, 2013 | BD+C Editors
Looking to create a unique atmosphere using natural materials for the Prahran Hotel pub near Me...
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June 07, 2013 | BD+C Editors

The University of Utah broke ground on its cutting-edge College of Law building, which will facil...

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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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June 07, 2013 | BD+C Editors

The design scheme by Lake|Flato and Shepley Bulfinch incorporates reading "porches" and a light-f...

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June 05, 2013 | USGBC

In an effort to accelerate sustainable development around the world, the U.S. Green Building Coun...

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The Timber Tower, @SOM
June 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

In a report released today, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill discu...

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June 03, 2013 | AIA

The Via Verde mixed-use development in Bronx, N.Y., and a student housing complex in Seattle are...

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June 03, 2013 | U.S. Census Bureau

The U.S. Census Bureau of the Department of Commerce announced today that construction spending d...

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May 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The new training facility for IBEW/NECA is the first commercial building retrofit designed to mee...

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May 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A wild proposal by the city of Osaka, Japan, would transform the Dotonbori Canal into a 2,625-foo...

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May 29, 2013 | National Association of Realtors

Realtors who practice commercial real estate have reported an increase in annual gross income for...

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May 29, 2013 | AIA

The Anacostia Neighborhood Library in Washington, D.C., and the renovation of Cass Gilbert’s gran...

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May 28, 2013 | Peter David Cavaluzzi, FAIA, EE&K a Perkins Eastman Company

The Building Team for the Interchange project in downtown Minneapolis is employing the principles...

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May 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

James Turrell, an artist whose projects are more properly defined as "light sculpt...

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May 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

NBBJ has released renderings of a revised plan for Amazon's new thr...

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May 23, 2013 | AIA

Are federal design-build contract laws unfair to small firms? AIA thinks so, citing an interestin...

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May 22, 2013 | Jones Lang LaSalle

Like digging a ditch with a spoon, retail demand driven by population growth has eaten away at th...

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May 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Construction market analysts from RSMeans offer construction costs per square foot for four build...

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May 21, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Tile of Spain consultant and ceramic tile expert Ryan Fasan presented his "What's Trending in Til...

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May 20, 2013 | International Parking Institute

Survey of parking professionals reveals how technology is transforming the parking industry.

May 20, 2013 | Jones Lang LaSalle

With healthier job growth numbers and construction volumes at near-historic lows, real estate exp...

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May 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 70-page guide demystifies the processes of identifying building improvement opportunities and...

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The McCormick district plan, courtesy TVS Design
May 16, 2013 | Crain's Chicago Business

Hoping to send a loud message that Chicago is serious about luri...

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May 15, 2013 | Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (M...

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May 14, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Increasingly, college and university research buildings are doing double duty as homes for K-12 S...

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May 09, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Six years after a tornado virtually wiped out the town, Greensburg, Kan., is the world's leading...

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May 08, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

When embarking upon a roofing renovation project, one of the first decisions for the Building Tea...

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