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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.
October 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

In an effort to reduce rent costs, real estate brokerage firm CBRE created its first completely "...

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Originally designed as faculty housing, the Usonian house will be part of the Sh
October 31, 2013 | Florida Southern College

The Lakeland, Fla., college adds to its collection of FLW buildings with the completion of the Us...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The winners of the 2013 Reconstruction Awards showcase the best work of distinguished Building Te...

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October 30, 2013 | Steven Holl Architects

Steven Holl Architects has been selected by near unanimous jury decision as the winner of the new...

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October 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

If you like to geek out on building information modeling and virtual design and construction, you...

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A series of three double-level bridges spans the dry dock, serving both as an ur
October 29, 2013 | BIG

BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) has completed the Danish National Maritime Museum in Helsingør. By marr...

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October 25, 2013 | BD+C Editor

The $3 billion Willets Points plan in New York City that will transform 23 acres into a mixed-use...

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Decorative plaster and painted ceilings once again display their original beauty
October 23, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Helpern Architects, Structure Tone led the Building Team in a multi-phase project. 

October 23, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Norman Foster and Frank Gehry have been selected to design a retail section within the £8 billion...

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Tom Wujec, Autodesk Fellow and Lead Facilitator for the U40 Vision Competition,
October 18, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Fifteen teams competed last week in the first annual Vision U40 Competition at BD+C's Un...

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October 18, 2013 | BD+C Editors

Smart building technology investments typically pay for themselves within one or two years by del...

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A yearlong renovation effort at Liberty Island involved inserting two staircases
October 16, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

While past renovation and restoration work on Liberty Island received more fanfare, the latest up...

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The project restored the buildings courtrooms and public corridors to their ori
October 15, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Recognized as one of the most significant Art Deco courthouses in Texas, the Potter County Courth...

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U40 Summit participants gathered for a group photo at the conclusion of the Visi
October 15, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Sixty-five up-and-coming AEC stars presented their big ideas for solving pressing social, economi...

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The luminous ceilings at the landmark Manufacturers Hanover Trust building in Ne
October 09, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

More than 50 years after SOM completed the Manufacturers Hanover Trust building, the firm is aske...

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This photo depicts the athletic center project after construction. The $60 milli
October 08, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Using steel reinforcement and massive box trusses, a Building Team methodically inserts four new...

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October 07, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

The Hallidie Building's glass-and-steel skin is generally recognized as the forerunner of today’s...

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The Williams Selyem Winery in Sonoma County, Calif., won an honorable mention aw
October 07, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The FDNY Fireboat Firehouse in New York and the Cirrus Logic Building in Austin, Texas, are among...

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October 04, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The One Central Park Tower development consists of two, 380-foot-tall towers covered in a series...

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An $80 million-plus land acquisition in South Park by Mack Urban and AEDOM Capit
October 04, 2013 | Mack Urban

Mack Urban and AECOM Capital, the investment fund of AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), ha...

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To test the effectiveness of BIM modeling on the Hillshire Brands office project
October 02, 2013 | Amanda Carter, FE, Environmental Systems Design

An integrated Building Team uses BIM/VDC to convert a 1940s-era industrial building into a flashy...

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National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Va. Photo: Paul Warchol
October 01, 2013 | AISC

The Barclays Center arena in Brooklyn and the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C., are among p...

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September 26, 2013 | Jon Niemuth, Director of AECOM Sports, Americas

Home-field advantage can play a significant role in game outcomes. Here are ways AEC firms can he...

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The 1,460-sf green wall at the Papadakis Integrated Science Building, Drexel Uni
September 24, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A dramatic interior green wall at Drexel University and a massive, 4.4-acre vegetated roof at the...

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Essex Crossing marks the redevelopment of a long-vacant six-acre parcel on New Y
September 23, 2013 | BD+C Staff

A six-acre parcel on the Lower East Side of New York City, vacant since tenements were torn down...

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| September 23, 2013 | Nichiha

When tasked with the design and development of a newly constructed Gateway Rehabilitation Center,...

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HKSs MD Anderson Health Center project, Ariz.
| September 23, 2013 | Bluebeam

Read how HKS is working collaboratively with all project partners and streamlining information fl...

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