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.
September 19, 2013 | Jerry Yudelson, PE, LEED Fellow

Renowned green building author, Jerry Yudelson, offers five valuable lessons for designers, contr...

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September 19, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Phase-change materials, electrochromic glass, and building-integrated PVs are among the breakthro...

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September 17, 2013 | The Boldt Company

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services and the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region announce collaboration,...

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September 17, 2013 | BIG

BIG’s proposal for Brooklyn Bridge Park, a project that has revitalized the New York City waterfr...

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September 17, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 1,476-foot-tall structure will showcase Korean cloaking technology that utilizes an LED façad...

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September 13, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The Windy City is the latest U.S. city to enact legislation that mandates building energy benchma...

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September 13, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Dubbed BIQ house, the building features a bright green façade consisting of hollow glass panels f...

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Since 2000, at least three individuals have died as a result of falling from the upper decks of s...

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September 11, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Day 3 coverage of the BUILDINGChicago/Greening the Heartland conference and expo, taking place th...

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Banner Health Center Maricopa, near Phoenix, is the first project created from a
September 10, 2013 | Julie Higginbotham, Senior Editor

Regulatory pressures, economic constraints, and emerging technologies are transforming healthcare...

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September 10, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The BD+C editorial team brings you this real-time coverage of day 2 of the BUILDINGChicago/Greeni...

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In one of the largest augmented reality applications to date, VTN Consulting wor
September 04, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

Thanks to inexpensive mobile devices and increasingly advanced software apps, Building Teams are...

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September 04, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

More and more educators are being influenced by the Reggio Emilia approach to pedagogy, with its...

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September 04, 2013 | Leo O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President, Energy and Sustainability, Jones Lang LaSalle

Recent advancements in technology are allowing owners to connect with facilities as never before,...

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September 03, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett, Contributing Editors

Thinking outside the box, LPA Inc. is designing a school inside a box. With an emphasis on three...

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September 03, 2013 | Trepp, LLC

The delinquency rate for US commercial real estate loans in CMBS dropped for the third straight m...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest local government design and const...

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Sprout Space, a modular template designed by Perkins+Will, is a high-performance
August 30, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

With budget, space needs, and speed-to-market pressures bearing down on school districts, modular...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

As a growing number of healthcare institutions become more customer-focused, post-occupancy evalu...

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August 30, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Stantec, Jacobs, PCL Construction among nation's top state government design and construction fir...

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August 29, 2013 | Mortenson Construction

The West Side Stadium Expansion Project at Kansas State's Bill Snyder Family Stadium is the large...

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August 26, 2013 | BD+C Staff

BD+C's roundup of the top construction market news for the week of August 18 includes th...

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August 26, 2013 | Mortenson Construction

An upgraded locker room, expanded weight room, and updated dining room with an outdoor patio gree...

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August 23, 2013 | BOMA

With an average cost per square foot of $16.11, Stamford, Conn., is the most costly U.S. market f...

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August 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

Building Design+Construction's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design and constr...

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August 22, 2013 | C.C. Sullivan and Adam Sullivan, Contributing Editors

This course discuses the latest technological advances in glazing, which make possible ever more...

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Las Vegas City Hall, constructed at a cost of $109 million, $17 million below bu
August 22, 2013 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Civic projects in Boston, Las Vegas, Austin, and suburban Atlanta show that a ‘big vision’ can al...

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